Blackjewel Mining Bankruptcy Hearing

Blackjewel Mining Bankruptcy Hearing The United States bankruptcy court for the Southern District of West Virginia issued a mediation order scheduling mediation between Blackjewel and attorney’s representing Blackjewel miners for Monday, November 4 at 10 a.m. Source: MG News Return to News

Naming An Elephant

Naming An Elephant A young elephant calf born this summer at a Kentucky zoo has just about everything he needs, except a name.But he’s a step closer to getting one. The Louisville Zoo has announced three finalists: Fitz, Rocket and Walt.A Monday zoo statement says that more than 15,000 names were submitted for the…

KY Climber Hosting Special Climbing Event

KY Climber Hosting Special Climbing Event A Kentucky climber and engineer is hosting an interesting climbing competition next weekend in the Red River Gorge in Muir Valley on October 11th and 12th. Rick Weber says he was inspired by President Donald Trump’s Press Conference at the Border, during which he said the wall being…

State Attorney General Race Heats Up

State Attorney General Race Heats Up A Louisville man wants Republican Attorney General candidate Daniel Cameron off the ballot. Joseph Jackson filed a complaint saying Cameron does not meet the qualifications to run to represent the people of Kentucky.Cameron made it clear at court Monday, that he believes the complaint is nothing but a…

KY Teacher Highlighted In Campaign Ad

KY Teacher Highlighted In Campaign Ad A Kentucky school teacher who moonlights as an Uber driver to make ends meet is being featured in a political ad sharply critical of Gov. Matt Bevin and supportive of his opponent in the gubernatorial race, Democrat Andy Beshear.With the TV ad’s release Monday, teacher Laura Hartke becomes…

Person In Traffic Accident ID’d

Person In Traffic Accident ID’d Officials have released the name of the person who died on the Hal Rogers Parkway Monday morning.The Perry County Coroner identified the man as Delbert Whitehead, 55, of Leslie County. He was pronounced dead at Hazard ARH.Whitehead was an employee for the City of Hyden for 31 years. The…

Voting Registration Ends Today

Voting Registration Ends Today Today is the last day to register to vote before next month’s general election. The deadline is 4 p.m.There are two ways to register. You can fill out an application online at GoVoteKY.com.You can also submit a voter registration card by mail or in person at your local county clerk’s…

Fatal Accident In Bardstown

Fatal Accident In Bardstown Police in Kentucky say a two-vehicle crash has killed two people and injured five others. Reports indicate the accident occurred Saturday in Nelson County when a minivan attempting to turn left across a road into a driveway collided with an oncoming SUV.The Nelson County Sheriff’s Office says in a statement…

Planes On Display

Planes On Display Dozens of planes were on display Saturday afternoon at Bowman Field for the airport’s annual Aviation and Military Heritage Festival.For the fourth year, aviation fans got the opportunity to explore military and historic aircraft, and participants could even take a flight. Source: MG News Return to News

McConnell Doesn’t Back Impeachment Proceedings

McConnell Doesn’t Back Impeachment Proceedings Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell vows to stop any Democratic push for impeachment in a social media campaign ad that he’s using as a platform to raise campaign funds off the inquiry of President Donald Trump.In the brief Facebook video, McConnell makes it clear that the Republican-controlled Senate with…