UN Security Council Coming To KY

UN Security Council Coming To KY The United Nations Security Council is set to meet President Donald Trump over lunch Thursday, then travel later this month to part of the U.S. that’s off the beaten path for world diplomats: Kentucky.It’s the home state of Ambassador Kelly Craft, who announced the plans in brief remarks…

Curbing Domestic Violence

Curbing Domestic Violence A Kentucky county attorney has received a federal grant to fund work with domestic violence victims in Louisville.The grant for approximately $176,000 from the federal Victims of Crime Act will go toward funding three victim advocates in Jefferson County Attorney Mike O’Connell’s office. O’Connell said in a statement that one of…

Governor-Elect Appoints Officials

Governor-Elect Appoints Officials Kentucky Gov.-elect Andy Beshear appointed his running mate, a leading Democratic lawmaker and the ex-mayor of Lexington to high-profile jobs in the administration he’s forming.Beshear said Monday that Lt. Gov.-elect Jacqueline Coleman will serve as secretary of the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. It reinforces her leading role in shaping education…

Flu Statistics In KY

Flu Statistics In KY The latest flu numbers are in. It is too early to know how effective this year’s flu shot is, but nurses say it is not too early to get it.With Christmas just weeks away, medical professionals are expecting to see the number of flu cases rise as families and friends…

Time For Snow

Time For Snow Flurries will linger in many areas this morning and slick spots will be possible on the roads, especially in the higher elevations.Forecasters say outside of the cold conditions this morning, skies will try to clear as the lingering snow moves out. Forecasters say we’ll stay cloudy for most of the day,…

Glimpse Of Christmas Past

Glimpse Of Christmas Past Fort Boonesborough State Park is offering a glimpse of Christmas past with an event this week.The “18th Century Christmas at the Fort” is set for Dec. 6 and 7. Admission is $8 for adults, $6 for ages 6 to 12 and free for anyone under 6. Admission includes refreshments, entertainment,…

Christmas Tree Safety

Christmas Tree Safety Prestonsburg Fire Department Chief Michael Brown says there are a few important tips to remember as you decorate for the happiest time of the year.”If you have a fireplace that you burn wood in, you want to make sure you burn seasoned dry wood,” said Brown.As you warm up by the…