July 5, 2017 RSS feed / News

Needle exchange may begin here in October

A plan to curtail the spread of hepatitis C, HIV and other blood borne diseases is expected to begin actively exchanging IV drug needles here by October.  More...

Mine inspection cuts subject of concern

LOUISVILLE  Kathy Bartlett watched helplessly this spring as Kentucky lawmakers cut back on mine safety inspections and replaced them with coaching sessions on miners’ safety habits.  She knows more than most what’s at stake.&nb More...

Body found at Isom

Authorities are investigating the death of a Knott County man found in Isom early Monday.  According to Kentucky State Police, visitors to the Isom Cemetery called 911 about 8 a.m. More...

Daylily display impresses

Okay, fellow daylily lovers, listen up. Here’s some information you need right now if you want to take advantage of it this year. More...

Lands Trust adds 353 acres of land on Pine Mountain

Kentucky Natural Lands Trust recently purchased 353 acres of key conservation land on Pine Mountain near Pineville in Bell County. More...

Still the King: Petty reaches 80, still at the track

Richard Petty heard someone shout for the King to stop as his golf cart sped past rows of RVs parked at the Pocono Raceway infield.  More...

Bevin’s Medicaid changes could hurt 9,000 of state’s most vulnerable patients

FRANKFORT  Proposed changes to Kentucky’s Medicaid program could cost another 9,000 vulnerable people their health coverage while possibly saving taxpayers an extra $27 million.  More...

Bible trivia

1. Is the book of Libertaria in the Old or New Testament or neither?  2. In Galatians 5: 1, “Stand fast therefore in the ... wherewith Christ hath made us free”? Light, Liberty, Redemption, Resurrection  3. More...

Family hurt in wreck

A family of five from Whitesburg was injured early Sunday in a fiery twocar collision in Englewood, Florida.  Jason and Marsha Holcomb and their three children were riding in a 2010 Chevy Tahoe when a 2002 Audi ran a stop sign and struck the Tah More...

UK’s grid coaches to keep eye on hoops star

Kevin Knox Sr. doesn’t mind talking basketball when it comes to his son, Kevin Knox Jr. He’s one of the top incoming players for Kentucky coach John Calipari. More...