Engineers concerned about concrete base’s ability to support larger fountain
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Firefighters were called to the Kingsford Charcoal Plant, located off South U.S. 27 in Tateville, on Tuesday morning after a small fire on one of the plant’s conveyer belts was reported. Firefighters, working with Kingsford employees, were able to get the blaze under control fairly quickly, and Kingsford Plant Manager Bob Keller said the fire caused minimal damage and did not impact plant production. No one was hurt in the incident.
No injuries, minimal damage at Kingsford Plant
A normal production day at the Kingsford Charcoal Plant in southern Pulaski County was halted for a few hours while firefighters worked to put out a small blaze at the plant.
Science Hill man charged in Rockcastle County beating
A Science Hill man has been accused of beating and leaving another Pulaski County man for dead in an abandoned Rockcastle County rock qu
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
- No injuries, minimal damage at Kingsford Plant
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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.