Scott County Deputy Returns Home

Scott County Deputy Returns Home Scott County Deputy Jaime Morales has left the hospital and is heading home weeks after being shot in the line of duty. Morales has spent weeks in a Louisville hospital after being paralyzed in the line of duty during an exchange of gunfire in Scott County. Since the incident…

CSX Santa Train Ready To Roll

CSX Santa Train Ready To Roll The 76th running of the CSX Santa Train will feature Country Duo Maddie & Tae.Each winter, the CSX Santa Train makes a 110-mile trip delivering toys, food and winter clothing to residents along the train’s path in Kentucky, Virginia and Tennessee.The date for the Santa Train is November…

Harlan County Gets A Boost For Tourism

Harlan County Gets A Boost For Tourism More than $2.5 million is expected to boost tourism in Harlan County.Congressman Hal Rogers and Governor Matt Bevin announced the Abandoned Mine Lands Pilot Grant Thursday at the Benham Schoolhouse Inn.”It’s one of the biggest funding days I recall in the history of the county, $2.55 million…

Funding For Roads In Harlan County

Funding For Roads In Harlan County At a community forum in Harlan Thursday, Governor Matt Bevin announced $802,000 in Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) funding for Harlan County.”One of the worst sections where you have a lot of wash-out needs to be graded, needs to be lifted”, said Governor Bevin. “And so we’re going to…

Angel Tree Ministry Taking Applications

Angel Tree Ministry Taking Applications Christmas is here for Salvation Army staff and volunteers, who this week started taking applications for their annual Angel Tree and holiday food basket programs. Organizers say the program is for both children and families in need.Applications will be accepted through Friday at the Salvation Army office, 1675 E.…

Laurel County Cemetery Thief On The Loose

Laurel County Cemetery Thief On The Loose The Laurel County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help in identifying a theft suspect.Deputies have a picture of someone stealing items from the Pine Creek Cemetery off Bridge Rock Road.Anyone with information about the theft is asked to call Sgt. Robbie Grimes at 606-864-6600. Information will be…