NEWS


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Senate panel approves bill to make some military surplus vehicles street legal

FRANKFORT - In an effort to make it possible for citizens to title and license certain military surplus vehicles like Humvees, the Senate Transportati...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Grimes launches online notary application

FRANKFORT – The application to become a Kentucky notary public is now online at sos.ky.gov, Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes announced...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


SOAR to host obesity and diabetes roundtable

PIKEVILLE - SOAR is set to host an obesity and diabetes roundtable at Union College in Barbourville on March 16. The goal of the roundtable will be to...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Opioid education bill passes House, heads to Senate

FRANKFORT — A bill to require lessons for public school students from elementary through high school about the dangers of prescription pain kill...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Bill to fund new veterans’ nursing home clears committee

FRANKFORT — A bill that would authorize $10.5 million in state bond funds for construction of a 90-bed state veterans’ nursing home in Bow...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


SPORTS


Lady Raiders roll past Allen Central, 66-28

Lady Raiders roll past Allen Central, 66-28

BETSY LAYNE - South Floyd defeated Allen Central 66-28 in the opening game of the 58th District Girls’ Basketball Tournament at the Dome on Mond...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Kickoff procedure tweaked in high school soccer

INDIANAPOLIS - A new rule allowing the kicking of the ball in any direction to begin play in high school soccer is among the rules changes approved fo...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


New blocking, kicking rules address risk minimization in high school football

INDIANAPOLIS - New rules on blindside blocking are the most recent steps taken by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Foo...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Kentucky to host WWE televised event

LOUISVILLE - WWE’s SmackDown Live is coming to Louisville. The event will be held at the KFC Yum! Center on April 18 and mark the return of live...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


AMS Dance Cats place first in Prop

AMS Dance Cats place first in Prop

PRESTONSBURG - The tradition-rich Adams Middle School dance program captured another state title over the weekend.The Adams Middle School Dance Cats t...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Berger leads Lady Raiders to win over Pike County Central

Berger leads Lady Raiders to win over Pike County Central

HI HAT – The South Floyd Lady Raiders topped visiting Pike County Central in Raider Arena on Thursday night, defeating the Lady Hawks 63-42.With...

February 21st, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Movies From the Black Lagoon

A professor of anthropology runs afoul of the titular creatures while doing research in New Mexico in this made for television flick that scared plent...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Scholarship available to those providing early childhood education

FRANKFORT — Kentucky’s child care providers and those who train child care providers may be eligible for the Early Childhood Development S...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Movies From the Black Lagoon

The pale ghost girl from the well goes toe to toe with an ashen spirit ghost which haunts the home where it was created (by a murder committed in extr...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Rental Central

Film fans will be in for a real treat as the Academy Awards loom and renters are rewarded with four excellent efforts that include two Oscar nominated...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Judy Rogers Art/Media/Writing Contest open for submissions

MOREHEAD - Morehead State University’s Gender Studies Program and the Department of History, Philospohy, Interdisciplinary Studies and Legal Stu...

February 14th, 2017 |  


OPINION


Wall Street Sodbusters

I love the names: Bobcat Farm, Golden Eagle Ranch, Long Prairie, Ten Mile Farm. They conjure up Americana, the old homestead, and our rich rural cultu...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Senate Week In Review

Senate Week In Review

FRANKFORT — As we near the halfway mark of the 2017 Legislative Session, the days have become more intense. We are debating issues in committee ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Legislative Update: General Assembly continues work in Frankfort

Legislative Update: General Assembly continues work in Frankfort

FRANKFORT – The people’s work continues in the General Assembly as a busy third week of the Regular Session comes to a close. I was proud ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Living On Purpose

Living On Purpose

We are all growing older. Thanks a lot, right? I realize that many will think this is not a very optimistic or positive thought, but it is a reality o...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 21st, 2017. |  


Why Cancer Screenings Matter

I look at cancer screenings in two important ways.As a health care executive, who has spent much of my career studying the data on quality health outc...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Beshear: Protecting Your Right to Know

FRANKFORT – Our state and its government belong to the citizens of Kentucky and each person has a right to know how his or her tax dollars are b...

February 15th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA