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Governor may call a special session to address redistricting
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Dr. Stephen Kiteck sits in his office in the Holtzclaw building on Bogle Street, in the final days of his private practice that he’s operated for 20 years. Kiteck retires at the end of this month.
- Dr. Who? Somerset M.D. Stephen Kiteck’s views on Obamacare make FOX newscast as he closes practice
- Team completes inspection of Wolf Creek Dam repairs
Recycling will be done on a weekly basis in City of Somerset
Good news for recycling fans — the city will be coming to collect more often.
At Monday’s Somerset City Council meeting, Mayor Eddie Girdler made the decision to make recycling pick-ups a weekly thing in the city, starting immediately.
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Southwestern High School senior Robbie Miller (right) brings the ball upcourt past a Casey County High School defender. Warrior eighth-grader Steven Fitzgerald looks on in the background.
Warriors down Casey Co., 90-70
After kicking off the 2013-14 season off with back-to-back victories on the road, Southwestern hosted Casey County in their home-opener on Tuesday evening at the Wigwam.
Lady Warriors hold off Somerset, 61-51
Southwestern looked as if they would cruise to a victory over Somerset after they opened Monday night’s game at the Wigwam with a 14-0 run.
Somerset, however, would roar all the way back from that early deficit and even take the lead at one point in the game.
Pulaski ends 14-1 season as 5A state runner-ups
The 2013 high school football season was a magical one indeed for Johnny Hines and the Pulaski County Maroons.
- Warriors down Casey Co., 90-70
A copy of the Ashland Daily Independent’s front page on November 23, 1963, shows typical coverage of the assassination of John F. Kennedy. A sister newspaper of The Commonwealth Journal, the Ashland newspaper at the time was published by Robert McCullough Sr., grandfather of Rob McCullough, publisher of the Commonwealth Journal.
JFK assassination remembered
Pulaski countians are joining millions today as they pause to remember one of the blackest moments in this nation’s history. This is the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States.
‘Faith Cakes’ a non-profit project with a real sweet tooth
Baking, for April Adams, is a labor of love — and faith.
If you ask Adams what her plans are on any random day of the month, she’s likely to be preparing to make cakes and cupcakes from scratch as part of her baking business — but don’t think this is just any local baked goods operation.
Adams fills orders for around four cakes and around 15 dozen cupcakes a month, all in a variety of flavors. Her prices are tailored to the smallest of orders and to the largest of requests.
Beavers making comeback in Pulaski
“Beavers are all over the place ... in all parts of Pulaski County.”
- JFK assassination remembered