Hazard Area Civic Choir Performs

Hazard Area Civic Choir Performs Monday evening, the Hazard Area Civic Choir performed a musical tribute to the mountains that make up Eastern Kentucky.This performance was held at the Bowman Memorial United Methodist Church in Hazard. Source: MG News Return to News

Clay County Wreck Sends Three Kids To Hospital

Clay County Wreck Sends Three Kids To Hospital Three children are in the hospital after a two-vehicle crash in Clay County Monday morning.The crash happened around 7:15 a.m. on US 421 South in front of a Dairy Queen. Several emergency crews responded to the scene.When crews arrived they found five people injured. Four of…

Honoring A War Hero

Honoring A War Hero The Rolling Thunder honored the life of an Owensboro man who went missing in action nearly five decades ago. The group advocates for those who were prisoners of war or who went MIA. The wreath ceremony was held over the weekend to remember the life of Colonel Charles Shelton. …

E. Coli Prevention Tips

E. Coli Prevention Tips In the wake of the recent E. Coli scare in KY, the CDC has released guidelines for handling ground beef in order to slow the rate of infections. The center advises you to keep raw meat separate from foods that won’t be cooked before eating, wash your hands throughly with…

Some Tennessee Titans Visit Ft. Campbell

Some Tennessee Titans Visit Ft. Campbell Members of the Tennessee Titans are set to visit Fort Campbell. Titans linebacker Rashaan Evans and wide receiver Adam Humphries are scheduled to visit service members and their families Monday at the Fort Campbell Exchange. Also set to join them are Titans cheerleaders, the Titans’ mascot and members…

Educational Progress Report For KY Is Good

Educational Progress Report For KY Is Good A postsecondary education council says Kentucky is on track to reach its educational attainment goal of 60% of the working-age population having a certificate or degree by 2030.The update came as Kentucky’s Council on Postsecondary Education released an annual progress report on educational achievement rates.It says the…

Body Found In Breathitt County

Body Found In Breathitt County Kentucky State Police are investigating a death in Breathitt County.Police say a body was found in the North Fork River adjacent to Elige Roberts Road in the Altro community on Sunday morning.The body was sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office in Frankfort for an autopsy.Officials have not released…

Kentucky Unemployment Drops in 94 of 120 Counties

Kentucky Unemployment Drops in 94 of 120 Counties Kentucky officials say unemployment rates fell in 94 of the state’s 120 counties between March 2018 and March 2019. The Kentucky Center for Statistics says jobless rates rose in 19 counties and stayed the same in seven counties. Officials say Woodford County had the state’s lowest…

Biggest Bass Caught In KY

Biggest Bass Caught In KY An Evarts man has broken the state record for the largest largemouth bass, hooking into and landing a 14-pound, 9.5-ounce behemoth at Highsplint Lake in Harlan County.State officials say Mark Ward caught the monster bass April 19, Good Friday, while fishing with his wife and 9-month-old daughter. Ward said…