Laurel County Showcases Economic Growth

Laurel County Showcases Economic Growth During the last year, Laurel County has seen economic growth, including multiple new businesses. Monday afternoon, a community forum with a focus on the local economy was held with some officials from Frankfort in hopes of showcasing businesses in the region.The event was put on by officials with the…

New Chicken Product From KFC

New Chicken Product From KFC Kentucky Fried Chicken plans to test plant-based chicken nuggets and boneless wings today at one of its restaurants in Atlanta. Depending on customer feedback, the chain could expand the test to other markets.California-based startup Beyond Meat said it developed the new product specifically for KFC. It’s made with wheat…

More Support For Governor Bevin

More Support For Governor Bevin Two special guests are coming to Eastern Kentucky in support of Gov. Matt Bevin and Dr. Ralph Alvarado’s campaign for governor and lieutenant governor.Donald J. Trump, Jr. and Kimberly Guilfoyle will be in Hazard and Pikeville on Thursday. Guilfoyle is an attorney who co-hosted The Five on Fox News…

AdventHealth Breaks Ground in Manchester

AdventHealth Breaks Ground in Manchester AdventHealth in Manchester held a groundbreaking ceremony for their new surgical wing yesterday. Hundreds turned out, including Congressman Hal Rogers. Two state of the art operating rooms and a procedure room are included in the new expansion. They say the surgical wing is scheduled to be up and running…

Seeking A Diploma Flying Drones

Seeking A Diploma Flying Drones Paintsville High School is bringing in a program you do not think you would see in a high school classroom. They’ve partnered with the Hazard Community and Technical College to bring in a program called unmanned systems technology that will certify students to fly drones.”It is so important for…

University Of The Cumberlands Is Recognized

University Of The Cumberlands Is Recognized The University of the Cumberlands was recognized as one of the fastest-growing colleges in America.The Chronicle of Higher Education reported this in their annual Almanac of Higher Education. Both private and public colleges and universities across the country are represented in the article.“In the decade from 2007 to…