KY Heritage Land Conservation Fund Receives Award

KY Heritage Land Conservation Fund Receives Award The American Battlefield Trust has given an award to the Kentucky Heritage Land Conservation Fund for helping to preserve battlefields and historic sites in the state. American Battlefield Trust President James Lighthizer recognized the fund last week for a “monumental contribution” to the Perryville Battlefield State Historic…

Kids And Hot Cars Don’t Mix

Kids And Hot Cars Don’t Mix Kentucky State Police are asking people to keep an eye out for children left in hot cars as temperatures rise.With the mercury levels on the rise this week, KSP is renewing its plea for parents to be extremely cautious about leaving children in hot cars. It may seem…

Weekend Clean-Up Of Martin County

Weekend Clean-Up Of Martin County More than 200 people in Martin County braved the rainy weather Saturday morning for a county-wide cleanup.”It just makes you feel good to get out and do something,” said Katrina Sansom with the Martin County Water District.Several groups and organizations formed teams to clean the most impacted areas by…

Leadership KY Foundation Receives Sizeable Grant

Leadership KY Foundation Receives Sizeable Grant Gov. Matt Bevin’s office has announced that the Appalachian Regional Commission has approved a $500,000 grant for the Leadership Kentucky Foundation to help create a new leadership program targeting young professionals in the Kentucky Appalachian corridor, named BRIGHT Kentucky. Source: MG News Return to News

$500K Headed to Leadership Kentucky Foundation Through ARC Grant

0K Headed to Leadership Kentucky Foundation Through ARC Grant The Appalachian Regional Commission has approved a $500,000 grant for the Leadership Kentucky Foundation. Congressman Hal Rogers announced on Friday that the foundation plans to create a new leadership program for young professionals throughout Kentucky’s Appalachia corridor, called BRIGHT Kentucky. The program will focus on…

Gun Violence Awareness Day

Gun Violence Awareness Day From the mass shooting in Virginia Beach to recent incidents in Lexington, people want to stand up against gun violence.This weekend, some Kentucky communities are doing just that.Friday marks the start of national Wear Orange Weekend to raise awareness of gun violence.The color started representing this issue after a young…

Fiat Chrysler Recall

Fiat Chrysler Recall Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 343,000 Ram pickup trucks worldwide because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.The recall covers the Ram 1500 mainly from the 2019 model year, although the company has a small number of 2020 models.Fiat Chrysler says a software error can inadvertently disable the air…