UofK Gives Back For Christmas

UofK Gives Back For Christmas The University of Kentucky football team gave back to the community Sunday afternoon in Lexington.The team put out toys and decorations at the Southland Christian Church for families to get.”You know, we’re in the thick of practice right now and being able to go out and do things like…

Hepatitis A Cases Increase In Eastern KY

Hepatitis A Cases Increase In Eastern KY Kentucky health officials say more than 3,000 cases of hepatitis A have been reported in an outbreak that has entered its second year.The Kentucky Department for Public Health statistics show 19 people have died in the outbreak. Patients have been hospitalized in more than half of the…

Funny Money Is Being Passed Around

Funny Money Is Being Passed Around Fake money is circulating through Paintsville in Johnson County.During the holidays, officials urge small business owners to be extra cautious about the cash they take in.The feel of the money, the transparency, and using the “money markers” are the easiest way to check if the money is real.If…

Kentucky GOP Demanding Emails of Teachers

Kentucky GOP Demanding Emails of Teachers The Republican Party of Kentucky has requested the work emails of several teachers, saying they want to see if there is widespread misuse of government resources. Some teachers, however, see it as ploy to intimidate. The GOP declined to say how many requests it has sent or for…

Cat Food Recall

Cat Food Recall There’s another pet food recall to warn consumers about.This time it involves certain types of 9 Lives cat food.According to the Food and Drug Administration, some specific lots of 9 Lives canned cat food may have low levels of thiamine, or Vitamin B-1.The items being recalled are 9 Lives Protein Plus…

KY Officials Talk Economic Development

KY Officials Talk Economic Development Kentucky officials say a workshop will help community and business leaders take advantage of an economic development tool.The event is set for Tuesday in Somerset, where officials will give updated information about Opportunity Zones.Representatives from the state Cabinet for Economic Development and the Department for Local Government also will…

Hunter’s Rifle Accidentially Shoots Him

Hunter’s Rifle Accidentially Shoots Him A man was airlifted to UK Medical Center after being shot with his own gun.Laurel County Sheriff’s deputies said the 36-year-old man from Keavy was hunting just before 8 p.m. off Parman Road near London Thursday when his gun accidentally went off and shot him.They said the man was…