Beshear: 1,000 Miners Not Covered by Coal Company Bonds

Beshear: 1,000 Miners Not Covered by Coal Company Bonds The state’s Labor Cabinet hasn’t secured the necessary bonds from coal companies that would cover wage payments to miners if their employer unexpectedly shuts down, Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear said. Beshear, a Democrat running for governor, announced on Thursday that his office examined records…

School Board Suing The Ark Encounter

School Board Suing The Ark Encounter A Kentucky school board is suing the ark Encounter. The Grant County Board of Education claims the Ark Encounter is worth nearly three times its 48-million-dollar appraisal. as a result they have missed out on nearly 500-thousand in property taxes. Source: MG News Return to News

Kash Daniel is Honor Soldiers with new cleat

Kash Daniel is Honor Soldiers with new cleat Paintsville native and UK football senior linebacker Kash Daniel will wear some custom cleats at some point this season, and they are pretty sweet looking. ShowTime Customs posted a photo on Instagram showing the custom cleats for Kash. They are called “Brother’s Keeper” and are in…

Second Annual Jam Festival in Manchester

Second Annual Jam Festival in Manchester What started as a vision has become a reality as the second annual Manchester Music Fest continues to flourish. This festival brings in the young and the old together in what amounts to one large jam session. Oraganzier are hoping their efforts will bring hope to their community…

Youth Host Fundraiser For Friend

Youth Host Fundraiser For Friend Usually, on Wednesday nights the Rock House Youth Ministry meets to have a bible study but on this particular Wednesday, they had it somewhere else.After a young man in their youth group, Brandon Smith, lost everything in a house fire they knew they could not just sit around and…

McConnell Center Talks About Christianity

McConnell Center Talks About Christianity The McConnell Center at the University of Louisville plans three public talks this fall.A statement from Center Director Gary Gregg says that two talks will commemorate the legacies of Kentucky natives Abraham Lincoln and Wendell Berry. A third talk will explore the role Christianity played in the founding of…

Traffic Signal Deaths Increase

Traffic Signal Deaths Increase With Labor Day approaching and the number of people on roadways increasing statistics show the number of people killed by drivers running red lights has hit a 10-year high, and AAA is urging drivers and pedestrians to use caution at traffic signals.In 2017, the latest figures available, 939 people were…

Donald Trump, Jr. Visits Eastern KY

Donald Trump, Jr. Visits Eastern KY Donald Trump Jr. and news personality Kimberly Guilfoyle are visiting Eastern Kentucky today to appear at a rally for Governor Matt Bevin’s reelection campaign. The event is free to the public and will take place at the Appalachian Wireless Arena in Pikeville. Donald Trump Jr. is also participating…