KY Governor Declares State Of Emergency

KY Governor Declares State Of Emergency KY Governor Matt Bevin’s office is announcing his official declaration of a State of Emergency across Kentucky in response to heavy rainfall, which has caused flooding and infrastructure damage.Counties across the state have made similar moves in the past week in hopes of receiving critical money to help…

American Red Cross Opens Reception Center

American Red Cross Opens Reception Center The American Red Cross opened a Reception Center Sunday afternoon in Wolfe County to help those affected by storm damage and flooding.The Reception Center opened noon at the Wolfe County Courthouse in Campton.The center will hand out snacks and water to storm damage and flooding victims.The American Red…

State Of Emergency In Wolfe County

State Of Emergency In Wolfe County A State of Emergency is declared in Wolfe County after heavy rains moved into the region Saturday night. Reports indicate many roads are flooded and Shooting Fork partially collapsed. “The water collapsed the culverts and just washed the whole road out,” says Wolfe County EMS Director Marcus Stephens.…

Warren County Gets Beautified

Warren County Gets Beautified Officials in Warren County are planning to beautify entryways into the community along the interstate.The Daily News reports that the nonprofit Operation PRIDE board voted this week to move forward with designing the project called Beautif-I65. The goal is to transform five Interstate 65 interchanges in Warren County with aesthetic…

Improving the Internet In Eastern KY

Improving the Internet In Eastern KY KentuckyWired achieved an important milestone this week.The broadband project reached 1,000 miles of its planned 3,000-mile network.Phillip Brown, Executive Director of Kentucky Communications Network Authority said, “Obtaining the necessary pole attachment agreements to use over 70,000 utility poles owned by over 70 different entities was a slow process.…