Target Recalls Toddler Boots

Target Recalls Toddler Boots Target announced a recall on some of its toddler boots due to a potential choking hazard, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission reports.The boots called the Cat and Jack “Himani” and “Jaren” have a toggle on the shoes that can detach from the elastic lace possibly causing a child…

Floyd County COVID-19 Update

Floyd County COVID-19 Update There have been nearly 100 COVID-19 cases in Floyd County over the last four days, Floyd County Health Department officials said Wednesday.They said there were 36 more cases on Wednesday, along with 26 more on Tuesday – making 544 since the pandemic started.According to health officials, several of the cases…

Leslie County Missing Man

Leslie County Missing Man Police are asking for your help in their search for a missing man in Leslie County.Byron Thomas Sizemore, 48, of Stinnett, was last seen on Stinnett Wendover Road on Saturday, October 31st, 2020 around 6:00 p.m.Troopers say he was last seen driving a green 2005 Honda Foreman ATV with a…

KY Voters Have Mixed Views

KY Voters Have Mixed Views Voters in Kentucky made their pick for president while holding mixed views about the country’s direction, according to an expansive AP survey of the American electorate.The race between President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden concluded Tuesday as the nation remains in the throes of a global public…

McConnell Wins

McConnell Wins Senate Majority Mitch McConnell has been reelected to a seventh term in Kentucky, confirmed by AP results.About an hour after his race was called, McConnell gave a victory speech to a nearly empty room at a hotel in Louisville.“Kentucky I’m humbled and grateful that you’ve rehired me to keep fighting for your…

KY Supreme Court Results

KY Supreme Court Results Robert Conley has won the 7th district seat on the Kentucky Supreme Court.Conley’s opponent, State Rep. Chris Harris, congratulated his opponent and wished him well in his new position.The 7th Supreme Court district includes 22 counties in Eastern and Northeastern Kentucky. Source: MG News Return to News

Seeking Vaccine Volunteers

Seeking Vaccine Volunteers Cincinnati Children’s is seeking to enroll about 500 people in a Phase 3 clinical trial of a COVID-19 vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca.Officials with the hospital said they are reaching out to first responders, people 65 or older, Blacks and Hispanics to ensure inclusion of those at higher risk of contracting…

Airport Lactation Rooms

Airport Lactation Rooms Small airports across the U.S. will be required to have lactation rooms available for travelers under a new law.On Friday, October 30, President Donald Trump signed the Friendly Airports for Mothers (FAM) Improvement Act into law.The FAM Act, authored by Senator Tammy Duckworth, was supported by both the House and Senate.“Two…

Early Voting Turnout

Early Voting Turnout More than 1.5 million people in the bluegrass took advantage either absentee or early in-person voting. That’s 42.2 percent of all registered voters in Kentucky. For comparison, 1,955,195 people voted in the 2016 Presidential election in Kentucky, and voter turnout that year was 59.1 percent according to the KY Secretary of…

Drive-Thru Parade

Drive-Thru Parade The city of Ashland’s annual Christmas parade will look a bit different this year due to the pandemic.It will be a drive-thru parade, city officials say.This means floats will remain stationary as cars drive through to view the festivities.Participation in the parade will be limited to a first-come, first-serve basis, and organizations…