Events Cancelled or Postponed
For many people, not being able to see a hospitalized loved one has been one of the most difficult ramifications from the COVID-19 pandemic. But that is changing as Kentucky's communities continue to gradually loosen restrictions.
It may be high school seniors who are getting the biggest productions in place of in-person graduation ceremonies, but Pulaski County’s primary schools are not letting the accomplishment of students passing from one grade to the next — even to new schools — go by unnoticed.
The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will not offer its summer conservation camps this year due to the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience, Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commissioner Rich Storm said. However, this is a necessary ste…
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…
After a lot of thought, discussion, and review of CDC guidelines; Somerset Pulaski Economic Development Authority's Board Chairman Brook Ping has decided it is best to CANCEL the upcoming Board of Directors meeting scheduled for this coming Thursday, April 2nd, 2020.
As social distancing becomes even more critical during the pandemic, the Judicial Branch continues to make changes that will ensure access to the courts while protecting the health and safety of court personnel and the public.
The Eastern Kentucky United Auto Workers (UAW) Retirees normally meet the 4th Tuesday of each month at The Center for Rural Development. Due to COVID-19, the meetings set for March 24 and April 28 have been canceled. Retirees needing assistance may still call (606) 676-0028 while the Montice…
Maze Rhodus, President and founder of God's Helping Hands, has announced that while the store located at 1233 Pine Hill Road is closed to the public, those in need may still call 606-274-4575 to pick up items. Call between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
STANFORD, KY – Beginning Thursday, March 19th, all First Southern National Bank locations will temporarily shift to drive-thru services for day-to-day transactions. Arrangements to access the bank lobby for additional needs are available by appointment.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 18, 2020)*- With schools across Kentucky ceasing in-class instruction due to COVID-19, teachers and students can continue receiving wildlife conservation programming normally taught in the classroom. Starting Wednesday, March 18, conservation educators with the Kentuck…
With government agencies and most businesses closed to foot traffic to slow the the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Pulaski County Clerk Linda Burnett is letting citizens knows how to access her office's services.
All local Social Security offices will be closed to the public for in-person service starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020. This decision protects the population we serve—older Americans and people with underlying medical conditions—and our employees during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. …
In following protocol from our Diocese for the safety of our parishioners and community, ALL MASSES at St. Mildred are now cancelled, effective immediately. Father Von Handorf will be conducting the weekend masses and can be viewed via livestream at Saint Mildred Catholic Church facebook pa…
While every hour it seems there's a new cancellation due to concerns over the COVID-19 virus, that wasn't the case in Burnside Saturday morning, where runners and walkers celebrated life, community, fitness, and everything St. Patrick's Day.
Friends, in light of the precautions suggested for preventing the spread of coronavirus, we will be joining the area's closings. There will be no services in person on Sunday, March 15. Tune in to Facebook live (right here!) to view a modified service Sunday at 11 AM.
Due to local concerns of the Coronavirus. Burnside Little League has made the decision to delay activities until March 27th following recommendations from Little League international and the local school board. Opening day has been rescheduled to April the 18th. WE WILL BE PLAYING BASEBALL!!!
This Week's Circulars
Thomas Edgar Prater, age 84, of Somerset, passed away on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at this time. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Somerset, 200 North Vine Street, Somerset, KY 42501. The complete obituary …
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- Three Pulaski football players test positive for COVID-19
- Two Burnside residents arrested on drug charges
- Hundreds attend Berea Backs the Blue march
- Officials warn against 'COVID Cove' gathering on Lake Cumberland
- Bridge repair to temporarily impact Lake Cumberland boat traffic
- Three arrested on drug charges in eastern Pulaski probe
- Somerset issues boil water advisory for some neighborhoods
- Two injured in motorcycle wreck on Cumberland Parkway
- UPDATE: Lexington swimmer dies at Pulaski County Park