Medicaid Rules Changing In KY

Medicaid Rules Changing In KY Kentucky’s chief health official is downplaying concerns that thousands of people will lose Medicaid coverage now that the federal government has re-approved new eligibility rules. Last week, the Trump administration gave Kentucky permission to require some of Kentucky’s Medicaid population to have a job, go to school or volunteer…

Hazardous Driving In Hazard

Hazardous Driving In Hazard Snow and ice have been causing issues on the roads since Tuesday. A wreck occurred on William D. Gorman Bridge in downtown Hazard Tuesday afternoon. No one was injured. Officials advise people to stay off the roads through tonight and into this morning unless it is an emergency. “I would…

School Receives GEAR UP Grant

School Receives GEAR UP Grant Williamsburg Independent School received the GEAR UP grant for their school, which will help add 5 staff members.Staff say the GEAR UP grant is aimed at helping students academically and helping them prepare for college.The grant Williamsburg Independent School received will allow for 3 new academic interventionists and 2…

Time To Cram The Cruiser

Time To Cram The Cruiser The annual Kentucky State Police Post 09 “Cram the Cruiser” is going on now. From now until December 10th troopers ask the community donate non-perishable food items. All the items donated will be taken to local food banks in the post 09 area. That is Pike, Floyd, Martin, Johnson,…

American Red Cross Needs Blood Donors

American Red Cross Needs Blood Donors The American Red Cross says blood donations are needed right now.Officials say there’s an urgent need for blood and platelet donors to ensure blood is available for the holiday season.Officials say these donations often decline during this time of year.That’s because regular donors are busy and weather may…

Challenge Tuesday In KY

Challenge Tuesday In KY Kentucky you are being challenged to give to local charities.It is called GoodGiving Challenge Week.The Blue Grass Community Foundation will help raise money for 110 non-profits throughout Central Kentucky and Appalachia.The big kick-off starts at 9 a.m. today.The GoodGiving Challenge Week runs until Monday. Source: MG News Return…