Check the Commonwealth Journal's 2020 Discover Lake Cumberland magazine to plan your weekend getaway and summer outdoor activities.
The Somerset-Pulaski Economic Development Authority (SPEDA) board of directors has voted to donate property to Somerset Community College (SCC) that has been used as a Lineman Training Center for the last 12 years.
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…
This Week's Circulars
Phillip Robin Neal, Sr., age 58, of Ridgewood Drive in Somerset passed away Thursday, October 22, 2020, at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital. He was born April 11, 1962 in Estill County and was the son of the late Chilton Neal, Jr. and Carol Faye Baber Neal. He was a truck driver with th…
James Fowler, 57, of Somerset passed away Saturday, October 24, 2020 at his residence. Arrangements are pending and will be announced later by Morris & Hislope Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.morrisandhislope.com.
- Traditional 4-year university to be built in downtown Somerset
- Former Pulaski business owner sentenced to 4 years for Ponzi scheme
- University of Somerset will be transformative for our community
- University of Somerset announcement sparks excitement with community leaders
- COVID-19 surging in Lake Cumberland area
- Science Hill man pleads guilty in sexual abuse case
- Monticello woman accused of assaulting Wayne deputies
- Wayne County man takes World Class typical buck
- Stormy County Showdown: Tristan Cox scores in closing seconds to secure the Maroons’ top district seed
- Don’t allow a difference in opinion on COVID to create division