Gadsden's federal courthouse to close
The other courthouses to be closed are in Pikeville, Ky.; Meridian, Miss.; Wilkesboro, N.C.; Beaufort, S.C.; and Amarillo, Texas, the Judicial Conference said. The Gadsden courthouse ... but that a number of opportunities are possible for the building ...
No. 3 Louisville beats Pikeville 90-61
LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Kevin Ware's uncertainty over whether he would play ... But the story of the night was having Ware back on the court for real. "It was great," Blackshear said. "He's been practicing the last couple of days and he's been doing great.
McConnell, Rose headline Pikeville coal rally
PIKEVILLE — Enthusiasm was in abundance, on stage and in the crowd, at the Eastern Kentucky Coal Rally sponsored by Count ... explaining the fight in the Supreme Court over environmental regulations and his commitment to fighting them.
Kentucky threatens to give boot to federal EPA
The Beshear administration and the Kentucky Coal Association filed suit last year in U.S. District Court in Pikeville challenging the EPA's decision to block 11 new mines in five eastern Kentucky counties. The legislation is SJR 99.
Ky. House passes coal-counties scholarship bill
FRANKFORT, Ky ... a scholarship program for students in Kentucky's struggling coal regions won overwhelming support in the state House on Monday. The measure is seen as a way to help diversify the economy of coal counties by increasing the number of ...