KY Teacher Highlighted In Campaign Ad

KY Teacher Highlighted In Campaign Ad A Kentucky school teacher who moonlights as an Uber driver to make ends meet is being featured in a political ad sharply critical of Gov. Matt Bevin and supportive of his opponent in the gubernatorial race, Democrat Andy Beshear.With the TV ad’s release Monday, teacher Laura Hartke becomes…

Person In Traffic Accident ID’d

Person In Traffic Accident ID’d Officials have released the name of the person who died on the Hal Rogers Parkway Monday morning.The Perry County Coroner identified the man as Delbert Whitehead, 55, of Leslie County. He was pronounced dead at Hazard ARH.Whitehead was an employee for the City of Hyden for 31 years. The…

Voting Registration Ends Today

Voting Registration Ends Today Today is the last day to register to vote before next month’s general election. The deadline is 4 p.m.There are two ways to register. You can fill out an application online at GoVoteKY.com.You can also submit a voter registration card by mail or in person at your local county clerk’s…

Fatal Accident In Bardstown

Fatal Accident In Bardstown Police in Kentucky say a two-vehicle crash has killed two people and injured five others. Reports indicate the accident occurred Saturday in Nelson County when a minivan attempting to turn left across a road into a driveway collided with an oncoming SUV.The Nelson County Sheriff’s Office says in a statement…

Planes On Display

Planes On Display Dozens of planes were on display Saturday afternoon at Bowman Field for the airport’s annual Aviation and Military Heritage Festival.For the fourth year, aviation fans got the opportunity to explore military and historic aircraft, and participants could even take a flight. Source: MG News Return to News

KY College Expanding Into West Virginia

KY College Expanding Into West Virginia A private Christian university in Kentucky is considering expanding to West Virginia.The Huntington Herald-Dispatch reported Sunday that the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission is allowing Campbellsville University to offer degree programs in West Virginia, having approved the offering late last month. The college’s senior vice president, H.…

Remembering A Student

Remembering A Student The Superintendent of Whitley County Schools John Siler has confirmed that Fisher Barton died in what he called a “tragic accident.”The nature of the accident is unclear at this time.Barton was a junior at Whitley County High School and was a member of many school programs.“Fisher was active in so many…

Register To Vote By Monday

Register To Vote By Monday If you haven’t registered to vote – or are not sure your registration is still active – you have until Monday to get your paperwork processed. Secretary of State Alison Lundrigan Grimes is encouraging all Kentucky voters to look at the state board of elections’ inactive voter list which…