2011-03-30

Soaring Wildcats Final Four bound



The only way last weekend could have been “My Old Kentucky Home” better would be if former Gov. Happy Chandler were alive to sing our song and my Corbin friend Malcolm Pace had a microphone to say, “Boyz, it don’t get no better than this.” Pikeville College is king of NAIA. Bears are national champions. Bellarmine is king of NCAA […]

Tyme to play at Hemphill



East KY Tyme, a country/ bluegrass band, will play Friday, April 1, at Hemphill Community Center from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Food will be available for purchase. Everyone is invited to attend. The group will also perform Saturday, April 2, at 7 p. m. at the Damascus General Store in Damascus, Va. For more information, call Astor Taylor, (606) 633-2708, […]

Scholarship helps high school students



Kentucky high school students may qualify for a scholarship to help pay for dual credit classes taken at a Kentucky college or university or for Advanced Placement ( AP) courses taken through the Kentucky Virtual High School. The Mary Jo Young Scholarship, named for a former member of the Board of Directors of the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA), […]

Water assessment workshop planned



Headwaters Inc. and the Kentucky River Water Watch will host water assessment training workshops. Phase I, which will include training on grab sample and field chemistry, will be held from 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. on April 16. Clary Estes, OSM/VISTA and projects director of Headwaters Inc., says the training will allow Headwaters Inc. to extend work in volunteer watershed […]

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