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As we kick off 2021, we are still in a pandemic, but thankfully there is hope for a better year as many of us are making New Year’s resolutions to improve our health by taking the COVID-19 vaccine and boosting our immune systems through nutritious foods and exercise programs. However, taking…


Last week, several areas of the city and county experienced water leaks, shortages and outages. Since then, city and county officials have held special called meetings to discuss the water issues.


Three colleges within the Kentucky Community and Technical College System will jointly honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, Jan. 18 at 10 a.m. with a virtual presentation. The presentation will be performed by Dr. Kathy Bullock, an educator, scholar, speaker, singer, choral arranger …

Several agencies and government offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Appalachian Regional Healthcare (ARH) President and Chief Executive Officer Joe Grossman announced Jan. 13 plans to retire on June 30 as the head of Eastern Kentucky’s largest healthcare system, ARH announced in a statement.

Recently, three individuals were named to Goodwill Industries Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is the governing body for Goodwill Industries of Kentucky and has oversight responsibility for all corporate activity. The board is intended to ensure that Goodwill is an effective stewar…



Knott Central outscored reigning champion Hazard 24-10 in the fourth quarter to pull away to win 73-64 in the 14th Region All “A” Classic on Monday, Jan. 4.

Hazard fell behind and couldn’t battle its way back as host Knott Central puled away to win 57-46 in the 14th Region All “A” Classic girls’ basketball tournament on Monday, Jan. 4.

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