Updated: 04/11/2013 - Kentucky First Lady Jane Beshear and Dr. Mary Lynne Capilouto joined more than 900 third-grade students in Pulaski County on Wednesday for the third annual “Feed the Mind” event to celebrate reading and promote literacy throughout the region.
Updated: 04/10/2013 - A Somerset man has been indicted on charges which include sending nude photos of himself to a minor.
Updated: 04/08/2013 - A Southern Kentucky father spent a short time in jail on charges he caused a crash that injured both himself and his 12 year old daughter.
Updated: 04/08/2013 - Adults who are thinking about pursuing higher education can get plenty of information this month from the 16 schools in Kentucky's community college system.
Posted: 04/05/2013 - Somerset Police say they arrested Jimmy Jasper, 56, at his home Friday afternoon.
Posted: 04/03/2013 - A state biologist says at least one pair of bald eagles is nesting at Lake Cumberland and that the birds are making a comeback in the area.
Updated: 04/02/2013 - A Kentucky congressman is continuing his fight against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plan to restrict access to water near dams along the Cumberland River and its tributaries.
Posted: 03/27/2013 - Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05) presented two Somerset Christian School students with the Congressional Award Bronze Medal during an assembly with nearly two hundred middle and high school students.
Posted: 03/27/2013 - A 12-year-old Pulaski County girl, badly hurt in a crash nearly a month ago has been released from UK Hospital.
Posted: 03/26/2013 - Another Kentucky university has joined the program offering scholarships to Southeastern Kentucky high school students.
Posted: 03/25/2013 - Officer Brooks Barleston passed away Monday afternoon due to an illness.
Posted: 03/25/2013 - The Center for Rural Development is partnering with Walmart to host a free community Easter egg hunt and other Easter activities—including a surprise visit from the Easter Bunny—for children and their families on Saturday, March 30, from 3-5 p.m. on the grounds of The Center in Somerset.
Posted: 03/23/2013 - The Commonwealth Journal reports that City Council members in Somerset recently approved plans calling for some benches and possibly a fountain at a site where apartments once stood.
Posted: 03/18/2013 - Nearly two weeks after being critically injured in a crash, a southern Kentucky girl is showing signs of improvement.