Cornelia Dozier Cooper is Chamber’s Distinguished Community Service Award Winner

The Cooper name has been one of an enduring legacy in Pulaski County — and Cornelia Dozier Cooper is as...
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Sears is Chamber’s Businesswoman of the Year

Kathy Price Sears comes by it honestly.
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Judge Burdette retiring after 30 years of public service

A veteran judge is turning in his gavel, at least in terms of the daily docket.
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Somerset teachers, staff get COVID vaccinations

The cafeteria at Somerset High School was transformed Friday into a health clinic of sorts. One by one, teachers and...
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State Senate OKs bill giving relief to some jobless aid recipients

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Senate advanced a bill Friday that would allow the state to waive the overpayment...
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Southern Middle student accused of assaulting classmate

A Southern Middle School student has been charged in connection to an assault reported to have occurred on Thursday.
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Kentucky man charged in connection with Capitol breach

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Another Kentucky resident has been arrested in connection with the U.S. Capitol riot on Jan. 6,...
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Biden surveys weather harm, encourages virus shots in Texas

HOUSTON (AP) — President Joe Biden’s public empathy is on display on his trip to a major disaster site since...
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Kentucky governor wants to move on from impeachment effort

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Democratic governor on Wednesday urged state lawmakers to move past an impeachment effort that targeted...
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House to vote on virus bill; arbiter says wage hike a no-go

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are ready to shove a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package through the House on Friday, despite...
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Courtyard by Marriott hops on chance to brighten nursing home residents’ Easter

No matter what their age, everyone could use a visit from the Easter Bunny.
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SCC awarded over $7 million in COVID-19 funding

Somerset Community College is among several higher learning institutions across the commonwealth that will receive additional aid to fight the...
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Coroner identifies driver killed in Tuesday crash

The Pulaski County Coroner’s Office has released the identity of a man killed Tuesday night in a motor vehicle accident.
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Kentucky Highway deaths up in 2020; local numbers similar to 2019’s

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s Office of Highway Safety released its preliminary report for last year’s road fatalities, and while the...
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Rogers votes against ‘Equality Act’ — says it would trample religious freedom

Somerset's U.S. Congressman Hal Rogers on Thursday voted against the "Equality Act" — a bill that would redefine sex under...
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Kentucky Senate GOP leader files no-knock warrant bill

LOUISVILLE, Ky (AP) — One of Kentucky’s top GOP lawmakers has filed legislation to ban some no-knock warrants nearly a...
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Manhattan prosecutor gets Trump tax records after long fight

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York prosecutor has obtained copies of Donald Trump’s tax records after the Supreme Court...
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Amid COVID-19 pandemic, flu has disappeared in the US

NEW YORK (AP) — February is usually the peak of flu season, with doctors' offices and hospitals packed with suffering...
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Kentucky couple charged in connection with Capitol riot

OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky couple accused of participating in the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot were arrested Tuesday,...
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GOP rallies solidly against Democrats’ virus relief package

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans rallied solidly against Democrats’ proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill as lawmakers awaited a decision by...
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