The Parents as Teachers program at Memorial Education Center has been named a Blue Ribbon program by its national headquarters, meaning it is recognized as being an exemplary program affiliate, "delivering high-quality services to children and families," according to the Parents as Teachers website.
Editor’s note: This is another installment in an occasional series for which reporters at The Times-Tribune and other CNHI newspapers across the U.S. talk to voters about issues that matter to them and their thoughts about the country’s political landscape.
With a petition recalling the county's proposed property tax increase and the fiscal court in the process of repealing it, county officials will be forced to look at other alternative to help with overcrowding at the Madison County Detention Center.
With the governor's election now behind Kentuckians, residents of the commonwealth can now look forward to the 2020 presidential election, which also features Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on the ballot.
GLASGOW – U.S. Sen. Rand Paul spoke with employees at Felker Brothers Corp. about the ways the federal government can help businesses plus other topics such as impeachment inquiry hearings, one of which was occurring as he was speaking, during his visit to Glasgow on Friday afternoon.
I will write a "Survivor: Island of the Idols" episode recap with a focus on Elaine Stott who is from Rockholds and is competing in this season of the hit reality series.
With the help of Eastern Kentucky University and members of Rolling Thunder Chapter 5, a nonprofit state chapter of the national organization, many service men and women who are Prisoners of War - Missing in Action (POW/MIA) will be remembered with the unveiling of the 'Chair of Honor.'
Somerset resident Danelle N. Powell, 33, has been arrested for murder in connection to the disappearance of LeeAnna Brumley, and the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office says more suspects may be charged after the case is presented to the Grand Jury.
PCSO announced that Danelle N. Powell has been arrested in the disappearance and murder of LeeAnna Brumley. Brumley has been missing since May.
Samaritan’s Purse will be kicking off its Operation Christmas Child next week. Starting on Monday, Nov. 18 and lasting until the following Monday, Nov. 25, the project encourages local churches, and community members to fill shoeboxes with toys, school supplies and hygiene items to be donated to impoverished children this holiday season.
What began with one anonymous donor wanting to help Pulaski County Detention Center inmates give their children gifts for Christmas has grown into a mission to help families struggling with addiction give their children a great holiday experience.
CORBIN — The Faith Tour featuring Jordan Feliz, North Point Inside Out and Hannah Kerr originally scheduled for Thursday at the Corbin Arena has been moved to Somerset.
CORBIN — Chefs, artists and the soul of Appalachia came together in downtown Corbin Saturday night for a collaborative and unique experience.
GLASGOW – Three local men who contributed significantly to the veteran community were posthumously honored Monday during the annual Veterans Day observance in Glasgow.
Serving his country. That's what George McMakin says Veterans Day means to him. The veteran with almost 24 years of service to his name noted he doesn't like to brag about his army life. However, when recognition is given, McMakin said he feels honor.
Emerson McAfee began serving his country in the U.S. Air Force in early 1960, not long after graduating from high school. After 25 years of active duty, the Springfield, Ohio, native retired in 1984 as a master sergeant and returned to Madison County, his adopted home.
Each week I will write a recap of "Survivor: Island of the Idols" with a focus on Rockholds woman Elaine Stott who is one of the castaways in this season.
JELLICO — This time of year there are hundreds of ways to give to local organizations for the holidays but nothing makes it more fun than a little friendly competition. And that’s just what neighboring Jellico, Tennessee, Mayor Dwight Osborn has challenged Williamsburg Mayor Roddy Harrison to this weekend.
The Pulaski County Grand Jury has indicted a former deputy with the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office (PCSO) in connection to an accident he was involved in last spring while off duty.
For Peter Schmidt, a retired law enforcement specialist with the Air Force, the highlight of his near two-decade long career is being on a Philippine Air Force base when prisoners of war (POWs) were returned safely.
GLASGOW — On Wednesday, Barren County High School's AJROTC air rifle team began competing against Harold L. Richards NJROTC air rifle team in Oak Lawn, Illinois.
It's often said that the younger generation has not learned enough about life from past times. However, the eighth-grade students at Whitley County Middle school now have knowledge of life skills that predates the Civil War.
Carter Caves State Resort Park manager Chris Perry, and representatives from county Youth Service Centers in each school, pose with food collected during the park's annual Haunted Trail event. Food and cash donations collected over the month of October were donated to each of the county's te…
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Justice recently awarded more than $1.7 million to bolster school security. The monies were distributed, in part, to the Ohio Valley Educational Cooperative (OVEC), which includes Rowan County.
As Kentuckians went to the polls Tuesday to determine who will lead the commonwealth for the next four years, another big vote for Pulaski County was taking place on Capitol Hill.
CORBIN -- Berea College's Partners for Education welcomed an estimated 1,330 high school seniors to the Corbin Arena on Friday to celebrate the progress students have made through the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) grant.
While the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) provides assistance to more than half a million Kentuckians to help buying groceries, nearly 30,000 people have lost help since January of 2018, according to a report from the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy.
A local man was arraigned in Pulaski Circuit Court Friday after being indicted in connection to a domestic altercation this summer with his father, an officer with the Somerset Police Department.
Possible financial discrepancies within the accounts of the former Somerset-Pulaski County Development Foundation (SPCDF) are under investigation, according to statements made by officials connected to the board created to replace it, the Somerset-Pulaski Economic Development Authority (SPEDA).
CORBIN — Two lines wrapped around the corners of the sidewalk, both full of people hoping to get a seat inside downtown Corbin's Shep's Place on Friday morning.
Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear's office announced Thursday it shut down a fraudulent telemarketing operation in Glasgow that was promising people it could recover money lost due to investment fraud for a non-refundable "research fee".
Once a statement was received from County Judge/Executive Reagan Taylor's office Friday afternoon, the release states the question will go on the 2020 ballot, and no amendments would be made as of now.
Emma McFarland is no stranger to trauma. Not only did she beat a fast-growing breast cancer 18 years ago, but she survived a horrific car accident one year ago this month. Each traumatic event strengthened her faith and relationships with her close friends and family.
FRANKFORT Funding, educator support and pensions top the list of legislative priorities Kentucky’s top local school officials will take to the 2020 General Assembly.
A southern Pulaski County man accused of stabbing his father earlier this week has pleaded not guilty to all charges connected with the incident.
This Week's Circulars
Ms. Margaret Dale Stevens, age 87, of Olive Hill, entered into rest Friday morning, November 15, 2019 at St. Claire Health Care Center in Morehead. She was born May 2, 1932, in Carter County, a daughter of the late William "Rube" and Mary James Stevens. Margaret was a member of the First Bap…
- Carter County grand jury releases indictments
- Road closings between Hitchins and Denton
- Carter releases child support indictments
- Army is in the blood for the McGlone-Angerer family
- Grayson man who struck 2 motorists while intoxicated indicted
- Grand Jury releases October indictments
- Beshear edges out Bevin in Carter County
- Courts: Woman faces 25 charges and is detained without bond
- Traffic Advisory: Drainage repairs to close KY 773 in Carter County Tuesday and Wednesday
- Courts: Man indicted on trafficking charge and fleeing from police