Jackson, KYwymt.com

Power companies dealing with outages after afternoon storms

JACKSON/POWELL COUNTIES Ky. (WYMT) - A round of storms hit many Eastern and Southern Kentucky counties Saturday afternoon. Jackson Energy officials posted on Facebook the company has 671 members without power as of 7:10 p.m. from 43 separate outage events. Read more from the company below:. South Kentucky RECC officials...
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Elliott County, KYkentuckytoday.com

AppHarvest sets up in Sandy Hook

SANDY HOOK, Ky. - Elliott County High School students are growing food sans dirt. Lexington-based AppHarvest dedicated the newest container farm Friday. The set-up lets students raise produce with a smartphone, TV and tablet. “Otherwise, my kids would not get to experience something this modern,” said Makayla Rose, Elliott County’s...
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New facility for farmers’ market

SALYERSVILLE – The Magoffin County Farmers’ Market is getting ready to reopen with a new shelter this year. While the farmers’ market has been established for six years, with the intention of building a facility for the market. The planning stage for a permanent facility started in 2017, with $225,000 in grant funds that Magoffin County Extension Office was able to obtain for the structure.
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Power Switch: Solar Is Heating Up In The Ohio Valley

St. Vincent’s Mission has been doing the work of feeding, clothing and sheltering the people of Floyd County, Kentucky, since 1968.  “We believe that all persons have a God-ordained right to the basic needs of life in order to meet their full potential,” the mission states on its website. Recently, the mission looked for a […]
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Power Switch: Solar Is Heating Up In The Ohio Valley

St. Vincent’s Mission has been doing the work of feeding, clothing and sheltering the people of Floyd County, Kentucky, since 1968. “We believe that all persons have a God-ordained right to the basic needs of life in order to meet their full potential,” the mission states on its website. Recently,...
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Despite setbacks, demand for Johnson & Johnson vaccine remains high

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - People who’ve held out for the one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine might have to wait a little longer. The CDC says Johnson & Johnson will give out 86% fewer doses after 15 million doses were contaminated at a Baltimore facility. That’s not all. Three states halted vaccination sites after reports of adverse reactions.
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Food City produce manager named national finalist

Each year, United Fresh Produce Association recognizes the top 25 produce managers within the industry during their annual convention. Chad Bays produce manager for Food City’s Prestonsburg, KY location has been named one of the 25 finalists contending for this year’s coveted 2021 Retail Produce Manager of the Year Award. Five grand-prize winners will be selected from among the field of competitors at the association’s June industry convention in Los Angeles.