Plummers Landing, KY

Nicholas County, KYWKYT 27

Nicholas Co. flood victims struggling with insurance claims

CARLISLE, Ky. (WKYT) - People in Nicholas County are still cleaning up after devastating flooding hit the county last week. But now, they’re facing more problems. Many are struggling with insurance claims for the damages to their homes and businesses. Homeowners in Carlisle say even though they had insurance, they...
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Nicholas County,

Hot meals delivered to flood victims in Nicholas County

CARLISLE, Ky. (FOX 56) – The community is stepping up to help Nicholas County families impacted by the flooding. Someone from Bourbon County donated 150 hot meals to be given out to families. Volunteers took the meals around Wednesday night to anyone who needed it. One of the organizers, Jerry...
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Maysville, KYPosted by
Maysville Dispatch

Weather Forecast For Maysville

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Maysville: Wednesday, August 4: Mostly sunny then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while slight chance of showers and thunderstorms then mostly clear overnight; Thursday, August 5: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Friday, August
Lewis County, KYWOWK

Pavement repairs to close Lewis County, KY, road

LEWIS COUNTY, KY (WOWK) – Drivers in Lewis County Kentucky will need to prepare for two days of road closures near Glen Springs next week. The Kentucky Department of Highways says they will temporarily close a portion of KY 989, or Salt Lick Road, beginning at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10 through the afternoon of Wednesday, Aug. 11 for pavement repairs. The closure will start about five miles south of KY 9, also called the AA Highway’s, milepoint 7.65 near Toller Branch Road and go to Cypress Lane just north of Glen Springs.
Carter County, KYWSAZ

Carter County Schools changes mask policy

CARTER COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) - Carter County Schools has announced a change in their mask policy. School officials say effective August 16, 2021, all students and employees will be required to wear a mask while indoors and while on a bus. Last week, the school district announced they would adopt...
Rowan County,

Rowan Board of Education Passes Back-to-School Guidance

The Rowan County Board of Education passed back-to-school guidance in a special called meeting Wednesday evening. The District will continue to do screening for symptoms at the door, practice social distancing and sanitizing of hands and surfaces, and require masking in all buildings. Superintendent John Maxey says the guidance was...
Maysville, KYPosted by
Maysville Dispatch

4-Day Weather Forecast For Maysville

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Maysville: Thursday, August 5: Patchy fog then mostly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy overnight; Friday, August 6: Mostly sunny during the day; while slight chance of showers and thunderstorms then mostly cloudy overnight; Saturday, August 7: Slight chance
Kentucky StateWTVQ

Lewis County traffic to be impacted by paving work on KY 9

FLEMINGSBURG, Ky. (WTVQ/Press Release) – As part of a $746,000 pavement preservation project, road work will begin on the Grayson spur of the AA Highway, or KY 9, in Lewis County starting the week of Aug. 16. Contractors will put down a thin layer of microsurface, a polymer-based blacktop, on...
Morehead, KYWTVQ

Morehead welcomes new Star Theater director, facility gets tech update

MOREHEAD, Ky. (WTVQ) – Morehead State’s Star Theater is undergoing significant changes with the hiring of a new director and upgrades to its technology. Dr. Pamela Clark is the new director of the Star Theater and an instructor of space systems engineering. Before coming to MSU, Clark worked for NASA at both the Goddard Space Flight Center and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Nicholas County,

Nicholas County trying to recover from historic flooding

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Gov. Andy Beshear has issued a state of emergency following a severe storm on July 30 in Nicholas County and the city of Carlisle that resulted in historic flooding, with severe impacts to infrastructure, government properties, private properties, and one death. The governor also sent a...

Kentucky storm recovery center to open in Nicholas County

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear says a recovery center will open this week to help residents of Nicholas County impacted by severe flooding that occurred on Friday. State agency representatives will be available at the center to assist residents and business owners with concerns related to farm aid, insurance, housing and more. The recovery center will be located in the Nicholas County Elementary School gymnasium at 133 School Drive in Carlisle. It will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.
Lewis County, KYWSAZ

Traffic delays expected during road project

LEWIS COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) – The AA Highway will be reduced to one lane at times later this month as a road surfacing project gets underway. According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 9, the $746,000 project is part of a pavement preservation project. The work is set to get...
Lewis County,

Paving Starts Soon on AA Grayson Spur (KY 9) in Lewis County

Work will take place on the Grayson spur of the AA Highway (KY 9) in Lewis County this month as part of a $746,000 pavement preservation project. Beginning the week of Aug. 16, contractors will apply a thin layer of microsurface – a polymer-based blacktop –to eight miles of the Grayson spur from KY 10 (AA) near Vanceburg to the Lewis-Carter county line to preserve the asphalt pavement underneath.
Scott County,

Golf roundup: Twin top-5s for GC, SC in high school openers

Golf had its traditional privilege of teeing off the scholastic season ahead of all other fall sports this week, and the Great Crossing and Scott County boys each took advantage of the opportunity with impressive top-five finishes against a large field in northern Kentucky. GC shot a school-record 312 and...

Regional drivers license office temporarily closed

MOREHEAD, Ky. (WYMT) - If you tried to visit one regional driver’s license office in our area on Wednesday, you may have left disappointed. Officials say the Morehead office is temporarily closed after a staff member tested positive for COVID-19. Customers who had appointments on Wednesday will be rescheduled or...