Sewer leak on US 460 West

Breaking News: Salyersville Water Works – Sewer Leak on US 460 West

Salyersville, KY – Attention, Magoffin County Water District customers using the Salyersville Water Works sewer system (city sewer). Contractors are currently on-site addressing a sewer leak on US 460 West, utilizing several vacuum trucks to transfer raw sewage from the leak area to the sewer plant. Importantly, we want to assure everyone that raw sewage […]

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Local Writer Spotlight!!! Phillip McKenzie: The Poet Whose Words Capture Faith, Family, and Nature

Local Writer Spotlight: Early Beginnings Phillip McKenzie’s journey as a writer began in the most enchanting way—a childhood story about a mischievous ghost. From the third grade, with the encouragement of his mother, Phillip discovered the magic of translating his imagination into words. What began as a hobby has since blossomed into a lifelong passion

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Spotlight on CASA of Kentucky – We the People of Eastern Kentucky: Episode 11

Spotlight on CASA of Kentucky Welcome to Episode 11 of We the People of Eastern Kentucky! In this episode, we have the pleasure of sitting down with Kristyn Densmore-Smith and Lafarrah Little from CASA of Kentucky. This insightful discussion covers what CASA of Kentucky is, who they benefit, and how we, as a community, can

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Robin Gabbard to Lead Mountain Association as New President

Introduction and Background BEREA, Kentucky (June 3, 2024)—Robin Gabbard of Gays Creek, Kentucky, will be the next President of the Mountain Association, a community economic development nonprofit established in 1976. Gabbard, who has been Board Chair for the organization since 2019, is replacing Peter Hille, who announced his retirement last fall. With more than 30

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84th District with Candidate Zack Hall

Growth and Change in the 84th District with Candidate Zack Hall – Episode 10

In this episode, we sit down with Zack Hall, running for State Representative of the 84th District of Kentucky, to discuss key topics that impact the community. Join us for an insightful conversation about the future of the 84th District and the efforts to drive economic development in our region. Don’t forget to like, comment,

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Twice But Nice Thrift Shop

Local Business Spotlight: Discover Hidden Treasures at Twice But Nice Thrift Shop in Magoffin County, Kentucky

Looking for incredible deals and unique finds? Look no further than Twice But Nice Thrift Shop! Nestled next to Napa at 261 W Maple Street in Salyersville, this hidden gem is your new go-to spot for anything and everything you can imagine. Why You’ll Love Twice But Nice Thrift Shop Trendy Clothes and Stylish Shoes

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Magoffin County Water District

Magoffin County Water District: Ensuring Quality and Reliability for Our Community

The Magoffin County Water District, your dedicated non-profit water utility (Magoffin County Water Company). We are committed to providing our customers with safe, reliable, and fresh potable water. Our management and staff are glad to have you here, and we take our responsibilities to our community seriously. Magoffin County Water District Mission Statement The Magoffin

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Matthew Wireman Judge Executive

Economic Growth in Magoffin County with Judge Executive – Episode 9

In Episode 9 of We the People of Eastern Kentucky Podcast, we welcome the Judge Executive of Magoffin County Matthew Wireman (Salyersville, KY) for an enlightening discussion on economic growth within our community. This episode delves into his life story, the background that shaped his career, and the significant initiatives aimed at fostering economic development

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career fair

Exciting Career Opportunities Await at Upcoming Career Fair in Magoffin County, Kentucky!

Magoffin County, Kentucky, is buzzing with excitement as the community prepares for an exceptional career fair event. Mark your calendars for May 16, 2024, and head over to the Herald Whitaker Middle School Gymnasium from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM for an unparalleled opportunity to connect with top employers and explore new career and education

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Free Public Wi Fi

Harlan County Unveils Free Public Wi-Fi in Downtown Area: A Game-Changer for Local Businesses

This Saturday, Harlan County will celebrate the unveiling of free public Wi-Fi in its downtown area, marking the culmination of a multi-year initiative. Free public Wi-Fi in Harlan County is not only a significant step towards modernizing the region but also a vital resource for local businesses and visitors alike. “The day and age we

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Longing for Memories We Never Had: Nostalgia and Economic Realities in America

Memories… Can one yearn for a past they never experienced? The answer seems to be a resounding, YES! For millennials and Generation Z, this nostalgic yearning extends far beyond a mere longing for the material trappings of a specific era. Instead, it embodies a profound desire for the values and ideals associated with that time—an aspiration for

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