Kentucky Doesn’t Make The AP Cut

Kentucky Doesn’t Make The AP Cut After their opening week win over Toledo, Kentucky inched closer to the Coaches’ Poll Top 25. The Wildcats received 40 votes in the Coaches’ Poll. However, Kentucky did not receive any votes in the Associated Press Top 25 Poll.The Top 25 went 23-0 against unranked teams to open…

KY School Security Marshall Hired

KY School Security Marshall Hired State leaders pushed for a new state law that adds protections for students across Kentucky and one of those additions is a school security marshal. Reports indicate Ben Wilcox has taken on the role of school security marshal.Wilcox became a resource officer in 1999 after the Columbine shooting and…

Blackjewel Back In Court Today

Blackjewel Back In Court Today Blackjewel will be back in court this afternoon for an evidentiary hearing. The hearing is about the coal from the Cloverlick mine that is still sitting on the railroad tracks.Meanwhile, the miners are going on six weeks at the tracks protesting against not receiving their paychecks since the company’s…

Enerblu Investors Sue

Enerblu Investors Sue A group of investors that gave $1.2 million to the failed battery manufacturing plant Enerblu, which promised hundreds of jobs in Eastern Kentucky, has sued two of the company’s executives to retrieve its investment, according to filings in Pike County Circuit Court.The lawsuit claims that Enerblu executives made deliberate misrepresentations to…

Miners Waiting For Paychecks

Miners Waiting For Paychecks Blackjewel miners say they are ready to go home after spending 6 weeks protesting on train tracks in Cumberland.Miners say they never expected they would be on the tracks for six weeks when they started. One miner says the days are hot and the nights are cold, but the miners…

Housing Authority Executive Arrested

Housing Authority Executive Arrested Williamsburg Police have arrested the city’s housing authority executive after he was placed on administrative leave.Jail records show 52-year-old James Loveitt is charged with second-degree forgery and abuse of public trust. Reports indicate this comes after Mayor Roddy Harrison said the city placed Lovitt under administrative leave until the city…