The oncoming spring rains may make for treacherous road conditions. Quality Towing business owner John Marsee knows how to get your vehicle unstuck from all situations from mud holes to accidents.Marsee opened his towing operation in 2001. Thirteen years of business led Marsee to endure renovations, high gas prices and new equipment costs.Currently, Quality Towing is undergoing a complete renovation at 319 Avondale Avenue in Middlesboro. A tornado in 2010 left the original building in shambles. Customers are now greeted by bright blue siding and a red door where a demolished building once stood.
Folks that use wood in stoves or fireplaces have the added chore of disposing of the ashes. It can be a valued organic fertilizer and insect repellant if used properly
FRANKFORT — Local food sources and sustainable food options are of increasing importance to today’s health-conscious consumers.Kentucky offers anglers an abundance of fishable water with some of the best tasting fish nature has to offer, and a good day can provide a bounty for the dinner table and freezer for far less than you’re likely to pay in a supermarket or restaurant.
On Saturday, we observe International Women’s Day, a celebration of women’s economic, political and social achievements. Yet women everywhere still face challenges — and here in the United States, one of their biggest challenges may be to gain the resources they need to enjoy a comfortable retirement. So, if you’re a woman, what steps should you take to make progress toward this goal?Your first move should be to recognize some of the potential barriers to at...
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 853,988 visitors to Cumberland Gap National Historical Park in 2012 spent $50,370,000 million in communities near the park. That spending supported 702 jobs in the local area.
While most regions across Virginia are covered in snow again, families and friends are turning to Virginia State Parks for winter fun.“In so many ways, our parks serve as a sort of ‘back yard’ for our park neighbors,” said Virginia State Parks Field Operations Manager Craig Seaver. “Families are welcome to sled in our parks and some people enjoy cross-country skiing on our winter trials. State parks are wonderful locations for all sorts of winter activ...
FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Arts Council will host a seminar in conjunction with Kentucky Crafted: The Market for artists interested in learning how to start a business and who may be interested in joining the Kentucky Crafted program.“From Artist to Arts Business” will be from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Lexington Convention Center, the final day of The Market. The seminar is free with the price of event admission and will be conducted by Ed Lawrence, arts marketin...
FRANKFORT – Madeline Abramson, wife of Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson, has announced Friday as “Dress in Blue Day” to kick off National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and to help raise awareness about colon cancer in Kentucky.According to the American Cancer Society, approximately 2,200 new cases of colon cancer will be diagnosed in Kentucky this year and nearly 900 people will lose their lives to the disease. Individuals over the age 50 or who have a family history o...
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