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Rift over firefighter pay finally history
Somerset officials are closing the books on a years-long disagreement between the city and the state labor cabinet over overtime pay and other benefits for firefighters and EMS workers.
New cafeteria coming soon to Eubank Elementary
Students at one elementary school in northern Pulaski County will be taking their lunches in the classroom for a bit while construction to its cafeteria continues.
Turner to meet with commissioner on Burnside Island
A state representative unhappy over secrecy surrounding possible privatization of General Burnside Island State Park said he will respond positively to an invitation to meet with Elaine Walker, commissioner of Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Ca
- Rift over firefighter pay finally history
- Local Sports
Somerset resident David Zwick won the USAT Duathlon National Championship in his 75-79 year-old age division. Zwick won the sprint event (2-mile run, 13-mile bike, 2-mile run) and finished second in the standard duathlon (3-mile run, 20-mile bike and 3-mile run).
Zwick wins Duathlon National Championship
Age is relative.
For local athlete David Zwick, turning 75 years young was an ‘athletic blessing’.
Local All-Star teams advance in state tournaments
Local all-star baseball teams began their state tournament journeys on Tuesday night at ballparks all across the state of Kentucky.
Pulaski’s Lanigan wins World title, Shopville Elementary places third
The Pulaski County area has always been know n as a hotbed for great archery at the state level and National level.
But now the local area can boast it has some of the greatest young archers in the ‘World’.
- Zwick wins Duathlon National Championship
Adam Duritz (left) and Counting Crows
- Duritz: ‘I like playing festivals’
Brass band sound coming to Pulaski County
A new sound is blowing into Somerset — and is hoping to attract some of the town’s top brass. Literally.
Autistic man expresses himself through art
Take a walk down the main hallway of the Stoner Building on the campus of Somerset Community College starting in April, and you might think you’re surrounded by a gorgeous array of storyboards for Disney Pixar films: Brightly colored animals romping about in lavish jungle scenes, the kind of thing likely to bring a smile to any child’s face.