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Funding to assist economic development projects in Kentucky

Oct. 20, 2022 04:11 AM EDT

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Nine eastern Kentucky counties will receive a total of $24.4 million in funding for economic development projects, Gov. Andy Beshear and U.S. Rep. Harold “Hal” Rogers said. Funding from the Abandoned Mine Land Economic Revitalization Program will assist 11...

Kentucky moves scrimmage to E. Kentucky for flood relief

Sep. 26, 2022 14:31 PM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky will play its annual Blue-White men’s basketball scrimmage in eastern Kentucky to benefit victims of the devastating summer floods. The school announced that the Oct. 22 event at Appalachian Wireless Arena in Pikeville will feature a pregame Fan...