• Federal program offering free cell phone and minutes to low-income Kentuckians

    Q Link Wireless offers a free phone and 250 monthly minutes to qualified Kentuckians under Federal Lifeline Assistance Program.
    Nearly 350,000 low-income Kentuckians could have more money and improve their quality of life by applying with QLink Wireless to receive a free phone with free minutes through a program administered by the Federal Communications Commission.

  • Families urged not to put off Hospice Care this holiday season

    Many people wish to put off decisions about health issues until after the holidays, but what if facing them head on could actually improve quality of life so that the holiday season can be enjoyed more fully?
    If you have a loved one who is seriously ill, hospice care can bring comfort and peace so that your family can have more quality time together. We understand your reluctance and fear of the unknown, but it’s important to choose hospice care early in order to receive the greatest benefits. Families often tell us they wish they had called Hospice sooner.

  • Blue Grass Energy hosts annual 12 Days of Giving

    Blue Grass Energy and its employees will host their sixth annual 12 Days of Giving Dec. 1-16. During the first 12 business days of December, the cooperative is collecting nonperishable food for local pantries and items for patients at UK Children’s Hospital.
    “Blue Grass Energy’s purpose is ‘making life better, the cooperative way’ and our 12 Days of Giving campaign does just that,” said Denise Myers, Blue Grass Energy spokeswoman. “We know many in our area are struggling this time of year, and this is a small way we can help.”

  • Natural gas prices increase slightly as winter approaches

    Columbia Gas of Kentucky has received approval from the Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) for its most recent gas cost adjustment (GCA).
    Columbia Gas of Kentucky’s gas supply cost is now $7.1976 per Mcf (1,000 cubic feet), a 4.45 percent increase. The new gas supply cost will remain in effect until the next scheduled gas cost adjustment in March 2015.
    Columbia Gas of Kentucky typically adjusts its prices quarterly to reflect current market conditions.

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  • Assistance available from the Small Business Administration

    Attention businesses, homeowners and renters impacted by the August severe storms and flooding:
    The Small Business Administration (S-B-A) offers low-interest rate disaster loans.
    Homeowners may apply for funds to repair or replace disaster damaged real estate.
    Homeowners and renters may submit applications to repair or replace disaster damaged personal property including automobiles.
    Businesses may apply for funds to repair or replace disaster damaged real estate and contents.

  • HMH installs new patient identity system
  • Caudill named Mortgage Lender for Kentucky Bank

    Kentucky Bank announces that Fred Caudill has joined Kentucky Bank as the AVP, Small Business/Mortgage Lender in Harrison County.  Caudill has 10 years of experience as a mortgage lender in Harrison County. He has received the Kentucky Housing Corporations top lender award for five consecutive years. His office will be at the Kentucky Bank office located at 939 U.S. Hwy. 27 South in Cynthiana.

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  • HMH earns Top Performer on Key Quality Measures recognition

    Harrison Memorial Hospital (HMH) announced it has been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in the United States. HMH was recognized as part of The Joint Commission’s 2014 annual report’ “America’s Hospitals: Improving Quality and Safety,” for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance for pneumonia and surgical care.  HMH is one of 1,224 hospitals in the United States to achieve the 2013 Top Performer distinction.