Double-Digit Unemployment Disappears In KY

Double-Digit Unemployment Disappears In KY New state unemployment data shows none of Kentucky’s 120 counties are reporting 10 percent.Magoffin County has the highest unemployment rate in the state, but its rate has dropped to 9.9 percent.This is the first time since October 2000 Kentucky has had single-digit percentage unemployment for all its counties.One hundred…

Water Repairs For Ashland Water Customers

Water Repairs For Ashland Water Customers Several Ashland Water Department customers will be affected by a planned outage starting this afternoon to make repairs, the agency reports. It says it will begin around 3:30 p.m. Friday and continue until nearly 3:30 a.m. Saturday.After the outage, there will be a boil water advisory. The outage…

Starving Puppies

Starving Puppies A litter of puppies is recovering after a neighbor stepped up phoning in a tip to police. Animal rescuer Karen Salvaterra got the call Wednesday night. She is the founder of Pleasant Springs Farm Animal Rescue and a board member of the Lawrence County Humane Society.They responded to a home near Martha…

Pikeville Medical Center Opens New Location

Pikeville Medical Center Opens New Location The Whitesburg Motel is now revived and filled with doctors who are ready to offer speciality care.Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) just opened its new clinic in the old motel’s structure, which offers more space and better parking compared to their old location in Letcher County.Health officials tell WYMT…

Pikeville Medical Center Opens New Location

Pikeville Medical Center Opens New Location The Whitesburg Motel is now revived and filled with doctors who are ready to offer speciality care.Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) just opened its new clinic in the old motel’s structure, which offers more space and better parking compared to their old location in Letcher County.Health officials tell WYMT…

Curbing Pedestrian Deaths In KY

Curbing Pedestrian Deaths In KY Lexington Police are trying to bring pedestrian deaths down in 2019 with a social media campaign that goes back to basics.”The rules of the road for pedestrians is very basic. We’re taught as kids to look both ways before you cross the street and that’s still very applicable as…