FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The remaining Disaster Recovery Centers in eastern Kentucky as a result of flooding last summer are closing this week.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency said the centers will close at the end of the day Tuesday.
WHITESBURG, Ky. (AP) — A nonprofit Kentucky law center damaged by flooding is holding a weekend benefit concert to help pay for construction repairs to its office building.
The Appalachian Citizens Law Center's law office in Whitesburg was inundated by flood waters, sending mud and water into the building.
WHITESBURG, Ky. (AP) — The raging floodwaters that left dozens dead or missing in eastern Kentucky also swept away some of the region's irreplaceable history.
Appalshop, a cultural center known for chronicling Appalachian life for the rest of the world, is cleaning up and assessing its losses, like much of the stricken mountain region around it.
FORT KNOX, Ky. (AP) — The remains of a recently identified eastern Kentucky soldier who was killed in the Korean War will be interred in his hometown of Whitesburg, officials said.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky House advanced a bill Thursday that a small bipartisan group of rural legislators warned would limit access to care for some of their constituents.
The bill, which passed 75-20, would establish regions for mental health services and prohibit community mental health boards from providing services outside their assigned region.
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Power will distribute free trees next month in celebration of Earth Day and Arbor Day, officials said...