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  • BGE crew aids Virginia Co-op in power restoration

    A crew of Blue Grass Energy linemen left for Virginia this morning to aid an electric co-op with power restoration in the wake of Hurricane Irene.
    Brad Wiglesworth, Richard Baker, Jamie Conn and Chris Johnson departed for Warsaw, Va., at 6:30 a.m. to help Northern Neck Electric Cooperative recover from hurricane aftermath. Northern Neck is in north eastern Virginia.

  • HMH opens small clinic inside Walmart Aug. 29

    Harrison Memorial Hospital has announced that it will be opening a small clinic in Walmart.
    Aug. 29, has been the day given for the grand opening of the small clinic inside Walmart, which will serve those who need medical attention after doctors’ hours.
    “We saw a need in the community and we are acting,’ said Hospital CEO Sheila Currans. “Some people need to see a doctor after hours, but not everyone needs to see the emergency room.”

  • Uniform

    Army National Guard Spec. Stephen A. Parker has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
    During the nine weeks of training, Parker studied the Army mission and received instruction and training exercises in drill and ceremonies, Army history, core values and traditions, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, rifle marksmanship, weapons use, map reading and land navigation, foot marches, armed and unarmed combat, and field maneuvers and tactics.

  • Cedar Ridge food drive

    Cedar Ridge got with some businesses and held a food drive for both food banks in Cynthiana. Staff members of Cedar Ridge also donated their own vacation hours to give a donation to Gods Pantry.

  • Bicycle winner
  • Remember health, safety as temperatures rise

    The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services is urging the public to take steps to avoid injury and illness during extreme heat, particularly dangers associated with leaving children in vehicles.

  • FTSB continues InterCity bus service to Lexington

    After starting in the spring of 2009, Federated Transportation Services of the Bluegrass will continue its InterCity bus service to Lexington. This service transports residents of Bourbon, Harrison, and Nicholas counties to Lexington, dropping them off at three locations: Bluegrass Airport, LexTran’s Transit Center, and Greyhound Bus Station.

  • Community Action Council administers free meals program

    Community Action Council for Lexington-Fayette, Bourbon, Harrison, and Nicholas counties announces participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program administered by the Kentucky Department of Education.
    Meals will be served at no separate charge to enrolled participants at the center and are provided without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability. If you believe you or any individual has been discriminated against in the Child and Adult Care Food Program, write immediately to the Secretary of Agriculture, Washington, D.C. 20250.

  • Shashy to treat chronic sinusitis at Harrison Memorial

    All too many of us suffer from the pain, pressure and congestion of chronic sinusitis, which can often lead to sinus infections. Chronic sufferers previously sought permanent relief with painful endoscopic sinus surgery, where cutting instruments are used to remove bones and tissue to enlarge the sinus opening. Today, there is a better alternative.

  • Uniform

    PFC-Derik Baldwin, son of Tryna Spenneberg of Somerset, Ky., and Jake (Terry) Baldwin, also of  Somerset, graduated from Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo., June 23, 2011 after completing his basic training and AIT schooling in Ft. Leonard Wood.
    Baldwin is a 2004 graduate of Pulaski County High School. He is an MP (military police) in the army. Baldwin, his wife Stephanie and their two sons, Aiden and Elijah, will be stationed at Ft. Leonard Wood.