Celebrating our healthcare heroes is certainly top-of-mind these days as we continue to fight COVID-19. But at SPEDA, we want to celebrate them every day — for the outstanding, state-of-the-art care our regional hospital and physician practices bring to our community, and the excellent partn…
Somerset, Ky. Local urgent care, First Care, is now offering COVID-19 testing at all of their 18 locations. The clinic will offer curbside coronavirus testing in which patients with respiratory illnesses (i.e. the flu, cold, or COVID-19) will remain in their car during the entire duration of…
Almost three years to the day, a bear surprised several customers at the Somerset Walmart SuperCenter. Black bears in Kentucky are not unheard of. The return of the black bears over the last 20 years in the Bluegrass State is a true wildlife success story. The bears were essentially eliminat…
Quarantined inside her home with her four children, local photographer Amanda Muse was reading through her posts on her Facebook photography group when she came across an interesting idea.
The latest economic casualty of Kentucky's efforts to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus is child care.
This article, written as Super Tuesday has wrapped up, reminds Pulaski countians they too will vote in presidential preference primaries May 19.
WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. — An Indiana man accused in the death of a Williamsburg woman, her husband, and her son was in Whitley County Circuit Court Monday afternoon.
The Kentucky Department for Public Heath (DPH), within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS), in collaboration with the Kentucky Population Health Institute, is hosting the fourth annual Children's Environmental Health Summit on Oct. 10 (National Children's Environmental Health D…
The Lake Cumberland Area Heart Walk which was held Thursday night in downtown Somerset was about more than just walking for heart health. It was about celebrating survivors of heart disease and heart-related problems and about raising money to help the American Heart Association in conductin…
Horses at Churchill Downs: Most people wouldn't be surprised by that statement, but for a local business owner, knowing that her plushie toy horses have made it to the gift shop of the historic race track was exciting news.
Flashback Theater Co. has introduced us to the Austenian equivalent of Zoey Woodbine in Mary Bennet, the lead character in “Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberly.”
The Somerset noon Rotary Club invites you to attend the very special "Wreaths Across America" event. Saturday, December 15 at Mill Springs National Cemetery in Nancy. "Wreaths Across America" remembers military veterans by placing headstone wreaths to honor their service and sacrifices for o…
Join us at the Mountain Craft Center for another wonderful, warm, inviting Christmas at the Cabin open house December 1, from 10a.m. - 5p.m. Our artists have been hard at work creating a huge selection of beautiful gifts to choose from for your giving this season. We have some new artists wh…
A local tattoo business is inking for a cause — helping to raise money for the Gulf Coast after Hurricane Michael. It's a goal brought about because one of the tattoo artists has ties to one of the hardest-hit areas.
Under the direction of Ken Prettyman, the Somerset Big Band is an 18-piece ensemble made up of area musicians dedicated to preserving and performing some of the classic standards of big band jazz music, the legacy left by iconic names like Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Stan Kenton, and Benny Goodman.
In the famous tale of Willy Wonka, a coveted golden ticket awarded a lucky few a once-in-a-lifetime trip to see the magical chocolate factory.
The rain held off until the very end for cruisers Saturday as June’s Somernites Cruise celebrated two of Chevrolet’s hottest makes — the Camaro and the Corvette.
This Week's Circulars
Darlene Carrender age 70, of Bronston, Kentucky, wife of Thurman Carrender passed from this life Friday, May 22, 2020 at her home. Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 5:00 P.M. in the Chapel of the Southern Oaks Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 27, 202…
- UK cheerleading scandal exposes what we’re most uncomfortable with
- Somerset man sentenced to three years for child sexual abuse
- One new COVID-19 case announced in Pulaski
- No one hurt in eastern Pulaski blaze
- Local officials respond to protest hanging effigy of Beshear
- Two men sentenced in federal drug cases tied to Pulaski County
- After false positive, Somerwoods has no COVID-19 cases
- Bozich’s sexist rant on cheerleading was completely uncalled for
- Kennedy Harris, who started in 154 consecutive Southwestern varsity games, signs with Transylvania University
- ‘Chill In & Proud 2020’ brings Pride indoors June 12-14