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Weekend Update: Bell, McCreary counties report additional COVID-19 cases

Bell and McCreary counties reported additional COVID-19 cases Saturday and Sunday. The Bell County Health Department reported five additional COVID-19 cases Sunday afternoon, and seven new cases Saturday. These new cases bring the total number of COVID-19 cases in Bell County to...
Posted On 26 Jul 2020

Look out for the warning signs of drug abuse

(Editor’s Note: The following was submitted by Narconon Drug Education/Rehabilitation, and was written by the mother of an addict.) Things are beginning to go back to normal as businesses begin to reopen, and people start going back to normal life. Have you been in...
Posted On 26 Jul 2020
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Whitley County to receive CARES reimbursement funding

Last week, Gov. Beshear announced more than $5.5 Million in CARES Act reimbursements for 22 Eastern Kentucky local governments. The reimbursements will cover payroll expenses, PPE, sanitizing and telecommuting supplies. A press release sent out by the governor’s office last...

U.S. Army combat veteran wants Corbin to reconsider fireworks ordinance

The Corbin City Commission has agreed to revisit the dates in which residents are permitted to set off fireworks following a plea from a U.S. Army combat veteran. Gary Fox came to the regular commission meeting Monday night to ask the commission to reconsider the ordinance that...