A career resource site called Zippia Company has named Kentucky one of the top 10 states in the nation as a place to retire and Southern Belle Dairy (now Prairie Farms Dairy) in Somerset as one of the top 100 places to work in Kentucky. Zippia is a career resource and technology company base…
Pulaski County averages about 10 inches of snow each year. However, Winter 2019-20, up to this point, has fallen far short of the average.
Surely, as you drive along backroads of Pulaski County, your mind wanders to yesterday, as President Trump is apt to say: "When America was great." You see an old barn, its timbers bent from troubled winds and weight of a thousand snows. Cattle huddle in pastures, picking at drought-browned …
AN ORDINANCE RELATING TO LICENSE FEES UPON ALL PERSONS WHO ARE ENGAGED OR EMPLOYED IN ANY TRADE, OCCUPATION OR PROFESSION WITHIN THE COUNTY OF PULASKI, FOR THE HEALTH, EDUCATION, SAFETY, WELFARE AND CONVENIENCE OF THE INHABITANTS OF PULASKI COUNTY, KENTUCKY.
With Somerset a mini-metropolis; with the mayor's office housed in the glass-bedecked, palatial Somerset Energy Center; with long lines often outside his door, it's hard to imagine this then a third-class city and now a busy, busy home-rule city, being governed by a part-time mayor.
As part of his commitment to promoting Kentucky Proud products throughout the state, Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles toured major Pulaski County employer and manufacturer Gatormade Trailers July 26 as a guest of the Somerset-Pulaski Economic Development Authority (SPEDA).
LONDON, Ky. -- Air Force Two sat on the runway at the London-Corbin Airport most of the afternoon Thursday as Vice President Mike Pence traveled to Manchester for an event.
Cicadas, or locusts as the loud-mouthed bugs are commonly called, have made a limited appearance this summer in Pulaski County.
As a news reporter for more than a half century, I have observed devastation of many tornadoes. I have seen twisting funnels dip from wall clouds, highlighted by jagged lightning and crashing thunder. I have seen broken timbers, houses scattered and lives forever changed.
J.D. Hamilton, owner of Lee's Ford Resort Marina on the Fishing Creek section of Lake Cumberland near Nancy, is petitioning the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to allow expansion of his Lake Cumberland Marina in Russell County.
Do you remember "county letters" that used to be cherished features in small town newspapers, including the weekly The Commonwealth and The Somerset Journal, and then gradually disappeared in the daily Commonwealth Journal.
Somernites Cruise organizers have had a somewhat prickly relationship with the weather thus far in 2017. After being practically rained out for the season opener in April, July’s Corvette-themed show was slapped with temperatures topping 94 degrees paired with humidity that often threatened …
The local chapter of Wildlife Women is branching out — the club and its chapter leader are taking part in a new television show, while a separate adventure will allow girls from Meece Middle to learn more about outdoor activities during the upcoming school year.
The city council chambers in the old Somerset City Hall building used to see plenty of drama unfold within. Now they’ll get the chance to experience drama in a totally different way.
Born in Ashland 92 years ago, reared in Southcentral Kentucky and later to become Miss America, Venus Ramey was more than just a former pageant winner. She was a name.
It is being called an amazing cosmic coincidence. A solar eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017, will be the greatest total solar eclipse on the U.S. mainland since the early 1900s.
SOMERSET, Ky. — After a brief thunderstorm left Somernites cruisers a little soaked, some vehicle owners found the need to dry their show cars off.
SOMERSET—Organizers of Somernites Cruise, Southcentral Kentucky's largest monthly car show, are expecting a 1,000-plus vehicles for the Memorial Day weekend.
This Week's Circulars
Maylene Gann age 79, of Somerset, KY, wife of Ronald Gann, passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021 at her home. Private family services will be held Thursday, February 25, 2021 in the Chapel of the Southern Oaks Funeral Home. Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for …
- East Ky. 80 crash leaves 1 dead, 2 injured
- Corbin police officer identified in fatal shooting of 19-year-old
- Memorial principal reappointed to state Early Childhood Advisory Council
- Wayne County man charged with trying to kill officer
- A Strong Family without Power: Young Lefler family have made the best of a bad situation after being without power for 4 straight days
- Pulaski in 'Orange' category for first time since November
- Briar Jumpers edged out by #2 North Laurel
- Second arrest connected to Wayne kidnapping
- Zone change for Jarvis/Bourne lot approved by Somerset Council
- Local man dies after fall from bluff