Diocese Provides Help for Addiction Recovery

Diocese Provides Help for Addiction Recovery A Roman Catholic diocese in Kentucky plans to lease a retreat center to community groups for addiction treatment and recovery.News outlets report reports the Lexington diocese announced the move Friday involving the little-used Cliffview Retreat and Conference Center in Lancaster.The facility will be leased to the Catholic Action…

New, Life-Saving Equipment For Floyd County

New, Life-Saving Equipment For Floyd County AMR Lifeguard supplied AED defibrillators to each police cruiser in Floyd County with no cost to the department.”It’s another way for us to grow our resources and to increase our capabilities to all of the citizens we serve,” explained Bert Absher, Director of Operations.Officials with the American Heart…

Rescuing A Dog

Rescuing A Dog The Mount Vernon Fire Department and Brodhead Fire Department recused a coon dog on Sunday.The dog fell about 100 feet into a sink hole off Sand Springs Road.They used a tripod and rope rescue system to lower a firefighter into the sinkhole where he was able to rescue the dog.Both the…

KY Judge Disciplined

KY Judge Disciplined The Judicial Conduct Commission has publicly reprimanded a former Kentucky judge for ethics violations.The commission announced Thursday that it found Circuit Judge Beth Lewis Maze violated the code of judicial conduct and engaged in misconduct while trying to help her ex-husband. The panel said it would have removed Maze from the…

Veteran Honored For Service

Veteran Honored For Service Just before days Veteran’s Day, one veteran is being honored for his service and sacrifice so many years ago.John T. Copley was born in Williamson, West Virginia, and enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1963. He served from Aug. 13, 1963, to May 13, 1966.He was deployed in 1964 and…

Ohio River OK For Recreation Again

Ohio River OK For Recreation Again Kentucky officials have removed a public health advisory for harmful algal blooms along the Ohio River.Kentucky’s Division of Water and Department for Public Health issued the advisory on Sept. 26 for people using the waterway for recreation from the McAlpine Dam near Louisville to the Greenup Dam in…