Pulaski County Attorney’s Office Has New Hire

Pulaski County Attorney’s Office Has New Hire A familiar face has joined the Pulaski County Attorney’s Office.County Attorney Martin Hatfield announced Friday that Kerri Morris has joined his staff as an Assistant County Attorney. The position was created through funding Hatfield obtained from the Prosecutors Advisory Council.”I am extremely excited to add an attorney…

Breathitt County Jail Museum Needs Help

Breathitt County Jail Museum Needs Help The Breathitt County History Museum is working to expand its exhibits into the old Breathitt County jail. The jail is registered as a national historic building.As of now, the jailhouse is still in need of new flooring and a sprinkler system before the exhibits can be moved in.With…

Work Training Classes Available In Eastern KY

Work Training Classes Available In Eastern KY The Center for Rural Development is providing essential work skills training classes and financial assistance for unemployed and underemployed individuals in 14 Kentucky coal-impacted counties.The classes include workforce skills training in Microsoft Office, QuickBooks, Learning to Lead, and Time Management & Organizational Skills and one class in…

Firing Of State Aid Supported

Firing Of State Aid Supported Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s chief of staff says he authorized the firing of a key aide to Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton. Blake Brickman said in a statement on Saturday to The Courier Journal that he authorized the firing of Adrienne Southworth, saying she repeatedly demonstrated poor judgment. The firing…

Interstate 75 Re-Opened In Scott County

Interstate 75 Re-Opened In Scott County Traffic is moving again on Interstate 75 in Scott County after a crash left four passengers injured.It happened around 10:30 p.m. Sunday on southbound I-75 near the 141 mile marker.Transportation officials say the left two lanes were closed for several hours after the crash, but they have since…

Improved Signage Needed For 911 Calls

Improved Signage Needed For 911 Calls First responders in Pike County say the safety of those they serve is at risk because of a failure to maintain proper signage for 911 addresses.Robert Kendrick, Greasy Creek Volunteer Fire Department chief, said there are many homes in the Greasy Creek area that are hard to find.”Which…

Shriners Raise Money For Local Hospital

Shriners Raise Money For Local Hospital Every year, the Shriners raise thousands of dollars for the Shriners Children’s Hospital in Lexington.As the weather warms up, more bikes are hitting the pavement for this cause.Saturday morning, the 8th Annual Mountain Shrine Ride began in Whitesburg and ended at the MineShaft Harley Davidson shop in Pikeville.”It’s…