UK Most Bicycle Friendly

UK Most Bicycle Friendly A cycling magazine has named the University of Kentucky as the most bicycle-friendly college in the country.Bicycle Magazine picked the state’s flagship school from 45 universities, ranging from small, liberal-arts colleges to large, public universities.Amelia Neptune, program director at the League of American Bicyclists, says UK’s creative incentives offered to…

KY Department Of Education Focusing On Reading And Math Skills

KY Department Of Education Focusing On Reading And Math Skills The Kentucky Department of Education is working on its legislative agenda for 2019. Among proposed charter school funding mechanisms and school-based decision-making council changes, KDE is proposing support for legislation that will require “the diagnosis and intervention for reading and mathematics deficiencies for students…

Hepatitis A Vaccines Increase

Hepatitis A Vaccines Increase As more cases of Hepatitis A continue to be confirmed across Kentucky, doctor’s offices, clinics and pharmacies are noticing a surge in patients trying to get vaccinated.New cases were reported last week at a Hardee’s and Waffle house in Lexington, along with a Waffle house and an Applebees in Winchester.This…

Silver Liner Hiring In Eastern KY

Silver Liner Hiring In Eastern KY SilverLiner is a tanker truck manufacturing facility new to Eastern Kentucky. They are utilizing the skills laid off coal miners have with another hands-on job that pays well.The owner of SilverLiner, Chris Tomlinson, says Eastern Kentucky is the perfect fit for his business.”That is a quality of Eastern…

Breathitt County Chosen For Election Audit

Breathitt County Chosen For Election Audit Breathitt County’s one of six randomly picked by Kentucky’s Attorney General, that will be involved in a post-election audit.That was announced Monday in Frankfort, after the counties that would undergo independen tinquiries for any potential irregularities that may have happened, during the general election onTuesday, November 6. …

Soldiers Coming Back Home to KY

Soldiers Coming Back Home to KY Fort Campbell says more than 200 soldiers are returning to the Army post on the Kentucky-Tennessee line over the next two weeks.A statement from the post says the soldiers are returning from a nine-month deployment to Afghanistan. Two ceremonies are planned to welcome them back, one on Thursday…