Remembering The Battle Of Middle Creek

Remembering The Battle Of Middle Creek The historic Battle of Middle Creek hosted a commemoration ceremony Sunday.Middle Creek serves as Eastern Kentucky’s largest battle.”It’s local history and that’s what keeps it going is people coming to see it,” said Dennis Daniels.On January 10th, 1862 the Battle of Middle Creek began in Floyd County.Following the…

Want To Be A Conservation Officer?

Want To Be A Conservation Officer? Kentucky’s Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is seeking to fill dozens of conservation officer positions.State officials say in a release that positions are available in 37 counties. The notice went out in December, but the deadline to send in an application for many of the jobs is…

Gas Prices Not As Pricey In KY

Gas Prices Not As Pricey In KY Gas prices in the region are currently very low.According to AAA, they are the lowest prices in nearly three years.Kentucky is one of 13 states where the statewide average price for a gallon is less than $2.00.The statewide average in Kentucky is $1.99. That is less than…

Beware Of Bears!

Beware Of Bears! Officials with the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office are warning residents to be on the lookout for bears. In a Facebook post they said one or two bears may be harassing residents near the Dwale community. They believe the animals have been getting into trash and tearing out the underpinning of mobile…

Debt Relief For College Students

Debt Relief For College Students West Virginia has joined dozens of other states to help relieve nearly $494 million in student loan debt for people who attended Career Education Corp. (CEC) schools.West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey made the announcement Thursday. The legal agreement will help 179,529 students across the country.“This settlement will provide…