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Mountain Parkway rest area to be closed during overnight hours through Jan. 26

SLADE, Ky. – Due to staffing issues, the Junior Williamson Rest Area located at Exit 33 along the Mountain Parkway in Powell County will be closed during overnight hours from Friday, Jan. 14, until Wednesday, Jan. 26. The restrooms and other building facilities will be unavailable from 11 p.m. until 7 a.m. each night during this time. […]

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Breaking News – Hazard Mayor & Principal Caught in compromising School Event

A recent event at Hazard Independent School has gone viral after pics were posted online showing some extremely risque activities involving Hazard Mayor and Hazard Ind. Principal Happy Mobelini. The story is on several news organizations to include MSN and USA Today. The article is said to have originated through the Louisville Courier Journal. Below […]

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Kentucky Power Company Announcement

Dear Kentucky Power Customer,    American Electric Power (AEP) has reached an agreement to sell Kentucky Power to Liberty, pending approval from regulators. Liberty has extensive experience delivering electricity, natural gas, water and wastewater services to more than 1 million customer connections, mainly in 13 U.S. states and Canada. They are committed to providing safe, […]

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NEWS RELEASE: Delays on KY 15 in Breathitt County beginning Monday, Nov. 1

JACKSON, Ky.  –  Drivers who use KY 15 between Lost Creek and Haddix south of Jackson in Breathitt County should expect delays beginning Monday, Nov. 1, as work to stabilize an embankment failure and break in pavement gets underway. The soil nail project will take place at milepoint 8.1, between the KY 476 and KY 1110 […]

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HCTC, TLD Logistics Announce Training Partnership at SOAR 2021 Summit

During the 2021 SOAR (Shaping Our Appalachian Region) Summit on Thursday, Oct. 14, Hazard Community and Technical College (HCTC) announced a partnership with trucking company TLD Logistics to pilot a training program for CDL Class A drivers. “We know that Eastern Kentucky has a strong workforce and our folks just need to be upskilled into […]

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Kentucky State Police Post 13 Welcomes New Dispatcher

Appalachian Citizens Voice is Locally Owned in Jackson, KY and is your Unbiased source for news and other information.  (Photo – From left to right) Col. Phillip Burnett Jr., Alden Bowling, Jason Long.  Hazard, KY. (October 15, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear and the Kentucky State Police announced that 16 telecommunicators representing 11 posts located throughout […]