Saturday, May 26, 2018

Artemus Fire Department board looks for new president

By David Stewart A special fire fighter’s meeting was held Nov 12 at the Fire Department. During the meeting, Jim Cox, president of the Artemus...

Motor fuels tax rate to decline by 4.3 cents per gallon on Jan. 1

Result will be less revenue for construction, maintenance of highways, bridges  FRANKFORT – Kentucky’s “gas tax” on sales of gasoline, diesel and ethanol motor fuels...

Tourism Commission hears of coming Christmas activities

Photo and story by Bobbie Poynter The Barbourville Tourism Commission for once had no pressing matters on its agenda. However, Tourism Director Denise Wainscott reminded...

Union College expands UCI-Early College program

Special to the Mountain Advocate Union College announced the expansion of the Union Collegiate Institute-Early College at a special ceremony in the Sharp Academic Center...

Applications being accepted for early college programs

Knox County students who have demonstrated that they are college-ready will soon have the opportunity to walk on campus and earn dual credit through...