Bevin submits Medicaid plan that restores allergy testing

FRANKFORT (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin formally submitted his plan to overhaul the state’s Medicaid program Wednesday, restoring covera...

August 24th, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

20 percent of Kentucky grads hit all ACT college benchmarksFRANKFORT (AP) — Newly released ACT scores show only a fifth of Kentucky’s 2016...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Country road, take me home

Country road, take me home

Photo submitted by Harold JerrellThis dirt road in Lee County, Virginia, leads to a farm and a field full of tobacco. Summer will soon be over and tha...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Sykes Enterprise to host job fair

Jobseekers in the area should be gearing up for a job fair with the area’s largest customer service agency.Sykes Enterprise, in collaboration wi...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Pair arrested in alleged child abduction

Pair arrested in alleged child abduction

Pineville police arrested an Illinois couple on Sunday who were allegedly involved in a child abduction incident.Officer Curtis Pingleton, of the Pine...

August 23rd, 2016 updated: August 23rd, 2016. |  


States file another lawsuit over Obama transgender rules

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas and four other Republican-led states filed another lawsuit Tuesday seeking to roll back the Obama administration̵...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


McDonald’s recalls millions of Happy Meals fitness bands

NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald’s is recalling millions of fitness bands that had been given away in Happy Meals because they might cause skin ir...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


W.Va. permanently halts coal mine by state forest

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia environmental regulators have ordered a company to stop mining permanently at a surface coal mine near Ka...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Tension mounts between governor, judge

FRANKFORT (AP) — Gov. Matt Bevin says he will appeal the latest court ruling blocking one of his executive orders in yet another sign of mountin...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

ATF warns more explosives could be in trail camerasHARLAN (AP) — Federal authorities are warning people in an eastern Kentucky town that there c...

August 23rd, 2016 |