FRANKFORT — Some time- and cost-saving changes to Kentucky's vehicle registration system are being implemented in county clerk offices across the Commonwealth.
During a Bell County Tourism Commission meeting on Tuesday, the board voted to give the city of Pineville funding for improvements to the newly acquired Bell Theater.
In its first-ever ranking of best employers, Forbes magazine rated Edward Jones the highest-ranking financial-services firm out of the list of 500 companies spanning 27 industries in the magazine's “America's Best Employers...
U.S. Congressman Hal Rogers presented Will Smith, house appropriations committee staff director, of Beattyville, with the “Keeping the Promise Award” on March 25.
Several Easter have been planned in and around Bell County including:
Officials battle dozens of forest fires since mid-March
The General Assembly passed a bill on Friday that will help many counties in Kentucky continue to maintain roads at a high level. House Bill 299 will protect the revenue stream for road project by preventing the state gasoline tax from dropping below...
The ROHO Charitable Trust and Fishing Club is celebrating their 50th anniversary this year and their 45th fishing tournament. The club has begun selling tickets for their annual fishing tournament at the Beach Island Resort and Marina. The tournament...
The Cumberland Gap Board of Mayor and Aldermen held a special called Beer Board meeting Monday to review an application for a beer retailer's license for off-premises consumption at the Cumberland Gap Market.
WILLIAMSBURG — A new cohort (class) of students began the Master of Science in Physician Assistant (PA) Studies Program in January at University of the Cumberlands (UC). The first graduating class of the PA program will be March...
FRANKFORT — Adult Kentuckians who are interested in taking college classes may be eligible for a Go Higher Grant from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).The maximum award amount is $1,000.
FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Arts Council invites Kentucky schools to be part of the fun and excitement of the Kentucky Derby by decorating canvases for the Governor's Derby Celebration.
Bridget Saylor's third-grade science/writing class at TNT Primary is beginning a new class project to help students with their writing skills and make writing and science even more exciting.
FRANKFORT (AP) — One minute before midnight Tuesday, the only hospital in Fulton County will close its doors for good, forcing the county's roughly 6,000 people to drive to Tennessee for emergencies and signaling the end of 190 jobs and...
In the story titled “Jail budget discussed,” it states Robert Ernest Venable was hired as a part-time deputy sheriff at $11.48 per hour effective March 25. This was an error. Robin Earnest Venable is the correct name of the person hired.
Veterans group adds reward in southeastern Ky. deaths
NEW YORK (AP) — A McMuffin for dinner? It might happen, as McDonald's plans to test an all-day breakfast at some locations in the San Diego area starting next month.
The Bell County Historical Society and Museum in Middlesboro has announced the winners of its recent art contest.
During a Meet and Greet at Cumberland Gap National Historical Park on Friday, rangers and park staff spoke with visitors about visitor numbers from the past year, the current status of the park and upcoming events.
An Arjay man was arrested on Sunday after allegedly breaking into a house and stealing a debit card.
The Children's Reading Foundation of Appalachia-KY is offering FREE READY! for Kindergarten sessions. Through a series of three READY! sessions each year, parents and caregivers learn about age-appropriate targets and tools to use at home to...
In the story titled 'Board votes to apply for calamity days,” it states the Bell County School Board decided to extend the school day 20 minutes. This was an error. The board decided against the additional 20 minutes. The story ran on...
Report: State's rural hospitals struggling financially
A man went to the doctor's office for a checkup. The doctor came back with a grave look on his face and said, “Well, there's no reason you can't live a normal life as long as you don't try to enjoy it.”