Satanic Temple Receives Tax Exempt Status

Satanic Temple Receives Tax Exempt Status You may want to know The Satanic Temple says it’s been designated a church by the Internal Revenue Service. The Salem, Massachusetts-based organization provided The Associated Press with a notice it recently received communicating its new tax-exempt status. The group says the designation will help in religious discrimination…

KY Unemployment Figures Are In

KY Unemployment Figures Are In 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 unemployment rate at 3.3%. It…

Crashed Plane In KY May Have Been Stolen

Crashed Plane In KY May Have Been Stolen Kentucky State Police say they’ve identified two North Carolina men who died in a small plane crash in Kentucky and neither are certified pilots. Police said in a statement Thursday that the plane they were flying is believed to have been either stolen or used without…

KY Residents Get A Break On Park Rates

KY Residents Get A Break On Park Rates Kentucky State Parks officials are announcing that Kentuckians now will get “up to 10 percent off” lodging rates at all 17 resort parks.“Kentuckians love their state parks and this is a small way for us to show our appreciation for their support,” Parks Commissioner Donnie Holland…

Environmental Emergency In KY

Environmental Emergency In KY Kentucky officials have declared an environmental emergency to help with the cleanup of a creek where concrete waste was dumped.Division of Waste Management Director Jon Maybiar tells news outlets it’s believed 225,000 gallons of slurry went into Blue Lick Creek in Bullitt County.The waste was from a paving and repair…

Job Fair Coming To Eastern KY

Job Fair Coming To Eastern KY If you need a job prepare for this fall when the Pike County Library will host a job fair. Big Sandy Area Community Action Program, Kentucky Career Center, Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program (EKCEP) and American Job Center will be looking for employees.Career Advisor Kayla Jude says job…

Overdose Medicine Working

Overdose Medicine Working As previously reported, the FDA recently approved the first generic nasal medication to treat opioid overdoses.Pharmacists say naloxone hydrochloride is quickly becoming more accessible and easier to use.Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH) Pharmacist Jeri Lynn Milwee says it is true that, with brief training from staff, anyone can save the life of…

Prayer Vigil For Harlan Fire Family

Prayer Vigil For Harlan Fire Family On Monday a fire destroyed a home in the Totz community of Harlan County, killing two young toddlers.For the last two days, their parents were fighting for their lives in a burn unit in Georgia. Now the mother, Allyson Howard, has died from her injuries according to reports.While…

Earthquake Felt In KY

Earthquake Felt In KY The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting a small earthquake hit far northwestern Tennessee just before 7 a.m. It appears that the 3.6M earthquake was big enough to be felt as far east as Jackson, TN and parts of Kentucky. If you felt it, you can report it to @USGS. Officials…