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KDA: Income guidelines relaxed from 130 to 185 percent to qualify

FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) is temporarily relaxing income requirements through April 30 to allow ... Read more | Add your comment

Fraud Task Force warns of stimulus check scam

FRANKFORT – State and Federal law enforcement officials from the Kentucky Coronavirus Fraud Task Force recently alerted Kentuckians ... Read more | Add your comment

Goodwill announces COVID-19 related workforce reduction

LOUISVILLE – Goodwill Industries of Kentucky announced Wednesday (April 1) that it will furlough approximately 1,000 of its ... Read more | Add your comment

Southeast donates PPE to hospitals and clinics

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKCTC) has joined other colleges across the Commonwealth in donating much needed ... Read more | Add your comment

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Facebook event designed to support local agriculture

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ARC announces Heneghan to head office of Inspector General

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) recently announced that Philip M. Heneghan has been appointed ARC Inspector General and will head the Agency’s ... Read more | Add your comment

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CAMERON: Kentuckians must be ‘Watchmen at the Wall’ for vulnerable

By Attorney General Daniel Cameron Read more | Add your comment

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Hagans, Maxey leaving Kentucky for NBA

LEXINGTON (KT) — The expected exodus of Kentucky basketball players to the NBA Draft has officially started. Read more | Add your comment

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Smith led Cats to an unlikely national title

(Editor’s note: For the next few months during our national coronavirus crisis, longtime sports columnist Jamie H. Vaught will be writing about the ex-Wildcats who ... Read more | Add your comment

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Calipari happy to see Sutton inducted into Hall of Fame

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — John Calipari hasn’t forgotten his mentors and one of them received a prestigious honor Saturday. Read more | Add your comment

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Delegation supports weather-related major disaster declaration

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Kentucky’s federal delegation, including U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senator Rand Paul, and Representatives Hal Rogers (KY-05), John Yarmuth (KY-03), Brett ... Read more | Add your comment

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Opinion

Coronavirus response and American rescue

By Congressman Hal Rogers Read more | Add your comment

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A new normal

By Vivian Blevins Read more | Add your comment

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Stick together — from a safe distance

By Clark Bailey Read more | Add your comment

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SKCTC: March Students of the Month

Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (SKCTC) has named its Students of the Month for March 2020. Read more | Add your comment

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Coronavirus response and American rescue

By Congressman Hal Rogers Read more | Add your comment

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Calipari disappointed Sestina won’t get another season

LEXINGTON (KT) — Nate Sestina’s career at Kentucky came to an end Monday. Read more | Add your comment

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Five Wildcats expected to declare for NBA Draft

LEXINGTON (KT) — John Calipari is used to rotating rosters. The Kentucky coach is expecting more turnover next season. Read more | Add your comment

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Grant applications open for programs preventing child abuse, exploitation

FRANKFORT – Attorney General Daniel Cameron recently announced the Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation Prevention (CSAEP) Board within the Office of the Attorney General is ... Read more | Add your comment

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Expect another wild regional race in 2021

During a season in which there were no clear-cut favorites, it should have been no surprise that this year’s 13th Region Tournament was one of ... Read more | Add your comment

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Dr. Dubin makes significant donation to CGVFD

Dr. Ron Dubin made a significant donation to the Cumberland Gap Fire Department in order to boost their response time and purchase equipment for the ... Read more | Add your comment

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Students showing their appreciation for the hard work through the school closures

Photo Courtesy of Raven Campbell  Students Aliyah Johnson (10), Connor Johnson (7), and Caden Johnson (4) have been showing their appreciation for the hard work ... Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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KMLF could possibly face postponement

KMLF could be facing postponement due to COVID-19 The 2020 Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival could be facing postponement due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Schools have ... Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Junk car ordinance seeing positive results

John O’Boyle gave a report to the Middlesboro City Council concerning the enactment of the junk car ordinance that was recently passed by the council ... Read more | Add your comment

by Ashley Collingsworth.

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Lewis among ‘82 Lady Kats to be honored

Basketball success seemed to follow Lynette Lewis Shadoan during her basketball career in the 1970s and 1980s as one of the first local hoop stars ... Read more | Add your comment

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Words hurt

By Vivian Blevins Read more | Add your comment

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Sheltering in place

By Judith Victoria Hensley Read more | Add your comment

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KY General Assembly must help families, businesses

By Chris Harris Read more | Add your comment

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Strive to be what you wish to see in others

By Clark Bailey Read more | Add your comment

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Somerset quarterback commits to Kentucky

Somerset High School junior quarterback Kaiya Sheron led his Briar Jumpers football team to the Class AA state football championship title, on the University of ... Read more | Add your comment

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Nash had big impact on UK program in 60s

(Editor’s Note: For the next few months during our national crisis, longtime sports columnist Jamie H. Vaught will be writing about the ex-Wildcats who were ... Read more | Add your comment

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Letter to the Editor: Surviving the Coronavirus

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Look for another Laurel showdown in 2021 girls race

Just as predicted in this space a year earlier, South Laurel knocked off North Laurel in an all-Laurel County showdown for the 13th Region Tournament ... Read more | Add your comment

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Calipari plans to stay connected with his Wildcats

LEXINGTON (KT) — Reality is beginning to sink in for Kentucky coach John Calipari. Read more | Add your comment

by Staff Reports.