Ohio man facing homicide charges for Primrose fatal crashThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Winchester bookkeeper admits to defrauding Lexington client of $363KThe Lexington TimesNewsBreak Contributor
A operation for human trafficking in Illinois indicts five individuals, including a man from CentralAkamatsuNewsBreak Contributor
Richmond dog park dedicated to Jordan Morgan as friends, family came to remember her
Loved ones came together on Thursday to remember the impact she had on everyone she met for a dog park dedication in her honor.
Mercer County, KY High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 23
Looking for how to watch high school basketball games in Mercer County, Kentucky today? We've got the information. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Game Time: 7:30 PM ET on February 23. Location: Irvine, KY.
HUD will distribute $300 million in 20 eastern Kentucky counties
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has approved the state of Kentucky’s 2022 Community Development Block Grant – Disaster Recovery (CBDG-DR) action plan for federal disaster recovery spending following the deadly flooding in Eastern Kentucky. The now HUD-approved action plan determines how $297,994,000 in federal long-term...
Irvine, February 23 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Breathitt County High School basketball team will have a game with Estill County High School on February 23, 2024, 17:00:00 CST.
Walker scores 24, Eastern Kentucky defeats North Alabama 75-72
RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Leland Walker had 24 points in Eastern Kentucky’s 75-72 victory against North Alabama on Thursday night. Jacari Lane's jumper for North Alabama capped the scoring with 50 seconds left. Walker shot 6 for 17 (2 for 4 from 3-point range) and 10 of 12...
Taste of Italy: Top 3 Italian Restaurants to Explore in Richmond
In this article, we explore three exceptional Italian restaurants located in Richmond. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we would love to hear your experiences and opinions in the comments section below:
Kentucky Commission on Military Affairs discusses new mission possibilities for Blue Grass Army Depot
Future mission possibilities for the Blue Grass Army Depot were among the topics at Tuesday’s quarterly meeting of the Kentucky Commission on Military Affairs’ executive committee.
Kentucky breaks ground on EV charging stations
A ground-breaking ceremony recently was held in Richmond, Ky., for the state’s first electric vehicle (EV) fast charging station built with federal funds from the National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (NEVI) Program. The location one of two sites Circle K will own and operate. Circle K was awarded $536,600 toward the $670,750 project. The company also […] The post Kentucky breaks ground on EV charging stations appeared first on Transportation Today.
EKU student travels abroad to study animal science in Costa RIca
Going from Kentucky to Costa Rica can be quite the culture shock, but for junior animal studies major Jenny Dutro, it was a learning opportunity like no other. Dutro chose to study in Costa Rica because of the programs they had there and the hands-on learning experiences she would be able to get there. During her time in the country, she completed an internship at the Toucan Rescue Ranch. There, she was able to care for toucans every day and practice her animal husbandry skills.
A Culinary Journey to Japan: Richmond's 4 Must-Try Japanese Eateries
In this article, we'll be exploring four exceptional Japanese restaurants in Richmond. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below:
How personal income has changed in Estill County—plus, see how it compares to the rest of the state and country
Stacker analyzed Bureau of Economic Analysis data to see how personal income has changed in Estill County, Kentucky and how it compares to state and national levels.
EKU one win away from first regular season conference title since 1979
RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University’s men’s basketball team is one win away from capturing its first regular season conference championship since 1979, after holding on to beat the University of North Alabama, 75-72, on Thursday at Baptist Health Arena. With three games remaining, EKU (16-11, 11-2...
Irvine's Culinary Quick Stops: The 6 Fast Food Places You Need to Try
In this article, we explore six fast-food joints in Irvine. Have you had the chance to try any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
House Education committee approves HB 407
On Feb. 14, the House Standing Committee on Education approved HB 407, sponsored by Representative David Meade. This measure would allow Eastern Kentucky University to offer medical degrees for practice and licensure in osteopathic medicine. “We have a shortage of healthcare providers in the commonwealth,” Meade said. “Eastern Kentucky University is ready to support the […] The post House Education committee approves HB 407 appeared first on The Interior Journal.
EKU students test their luck at SGA Casino Night
Students got the chance to press their luck and win big at Eastern Kentucky University’s Student Government Association’s Casino Night, held in the Keene Johnson Building on Tuesday, February 20. Editor-in-chief Rosemary Kelley reports on the event.
Man arrested after Richmond barricade situation
RICHMOND, Ky. (FOX 56) — A man was arrested Saturday night after a barricade situation in Richmond. In a news release, Kentucky State Police (KSP) said deputies responded to a reported shooting around 7:30 p.m. outside a home on Riney B Drive. According to investigators, 39-year-old Ryan Oller fired...
VandyBoys bounce back, slide past EKU 5-3
After a deflating loss to Dayton where the Commodores saw a 5-1 lead erased by a 7-run eighth inning, head coach Tim Corbin’s side responded with emphasis, beating Eastern Kentucky University 5-3. The effort was led by strong performances from Andrew Dutkanych IV, RJ Austin and Alan Espinal. “Every...
Eastern Kentucky University professor explains Saturday’s ‘mini moon’
If Saturday’s full moon looks a little smaller, there’s a reason. It’s called the snow moon, or mini moon. Mark Pitts is an assistant professor of Physics in the Department of Physics, Geosciences and Astronomy at Eastern Kentucky University. He said the bottom line is that our moon’s orbit, like nearly all orbits in our solar system, is not a perfect circle.
Today the gas price is close to $2.98 in Slade as of 2024-02-23. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.267, a week ago the price is $3.284 , according to AAA.
Eastern Standard Feb. 22, 2024
On this week’s Eastern Standard:After escaping dictatorship in his home country of The Congo for democracy in the U.S., EKU professor Patrick Litanga describes seeing his adopted home country flirt with authoritarianism.