Marsy’s Law On The Ballot

Marsy’s Law On The Ballot As Kentuckians flock to the polls this November, one law on the ballot may look familiar. Marsy’s Law is an amendment that would give certain rights to victims, such as notifying them about the accused.63% of Kentucky voters were in favor of in 2018, but the Supreme Court overturned…

KY Board Of Education Reaches Agreement

KY Board Of Education Reaches Agreement The Kentucky Board of Education (KBE) adopted a final order several days ago that settles a funding dispute between Pineville Independent and Bell County school districts.Pineville schools sought to count enrolled students for the 2019-2020 school year who live in the Bell County school district. This was for…

Governor Beshear Quarantining

Governor Beshear Quarantining Governor Andy Beshear issued a video statement to his YouTube channel Sunday announcing that he and his family had potentially been exposed to COVID-19 late Saturday afternoon and would be self-quarantining as a result.The governor says he and his family were potentially exposed through a member of his security detail who…

Saving A Judicial District

Saving A Judicial District Some members of the legal community in one Eastern Kentucky county have filed a lawsuit to protect their judicial district.House Bill 348, passed during the 2018 Kentucky General Assembly and signed into law by former Gov. Matt Bevin, would dissolve Division II of the 31st Judicial Circuit in Floyd County.The…

Hazard Community And Technical College Grant

Hazard Community And Technical College Grant A big announcement was made for Hazard Community & Technical College.A nearly 3.9 million dollar grant announced for the college to renovate the industrial education building and heavy equipment building on the technical campus.Jennifer Lindon, HCTC President, says enhanced facilities will match the high-quality faculty and instruction.“This will…

Rejoice 2020 Continues

Rejoice 2020 Continues Rejoice 2020 Encore is a FREE – Southern Gospel & Gospel Bluegrass LIVE Experience – presented by Mountain Gospel.Sharing Hope in Hard Times.Each evening this week we’ve been bringing you encouragement and uplift directly to your living room via Facebook LIVE. Watch and engage with this unique interactive experience beginning at…

Hurricane Help From KY

Hurricane Help From KY Kentuckians are preparing to help victims of another hurricane.Both the American Red Cross and Baptist Relief personnel are either already in Louisiana or are prepared to head out. Some just returned from hard-hit areas in September.Piles of debris can still be found all around Louisiana from Hurricane Laura. …

Pike County Cancels Halloween

Pike County Cancels Halloween As counties make decisions on Halloween events, Pike County has opted to cancel all door-to-door trick or treating. So this week the Pike County Fiscal Court voted against allowing traditional trick-or-treat and trunk-or-treat events.“I would rather for them to miss one trick-or-treat event than to get this illness bring it…

Southwest Airlines Expanded Service

Southwest Airlines Expanded Service Southwest Airlines has announced it’s expanding service between Cincinnati and three cities: Orlando, Florida; Tampa, Florida; and Phoenix, Arizona.The news comes one week after the low-cost airline announced it would soon offer a new flight from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport (CVG) to Houston, the fourth nonstop Southwest route after Baltimore/Washington, Chicago…

Eastern Ky Constable Life Threatened

Eastern Ky Constable Life Threatened One man has been arrested for threatening to kill a constable in one Eastern Kentucky county.Officials in Lawrence County and Kentucky State Police say Corbie Fyffe, of Blaine, made multiple threats to shoot Constable Daniel Castle.When Fyffe was arrested, investigators say he was in possession of a substance believed…