Do you GoNoodle? 

Like many schools within the region, McBrayer Elementary School in Morehead has been utilizing GoNoodle for several years.

Now, thanks to a partnership between St. Claire Regional Medical Center (SCR) and Passport Health Plan, schools can take their involvement a step further with GoNoodle PLUS as McBrayer students demonstrated publicly Tuesday, Sept. 22.

Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources

Hunters and outdoor enthusiasts have new destinations to consider this fall with two parcels in Bath and Owen counties now open for public use.

The new tracts, acquired by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources, expand Clay Wildlife Management Area (WMA) by 467 acres and Dr. James R. Rich WMA by 601 acres. Each is open to hunting under the regulations currently in place for their respective WMAs.

Candidates running for the state Auditor of Public Accounts appeared on Monday’s edition (October 5) of Kentucky Tonight on KET. The program featured Democratic incumbent Adam Edelen and Republican challenger Mike Harmon.

Morehead State University alumni and friends are invited to campus for the annual Homecoming celebration, Oct. 8-10.

The annual homecoming parade will be held on Main Street at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8.

Golf Course Industry

Nicklaus Design, the world’s leading golf course design company, has been engaged by Legacy Point Capital to design a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in the City of Wilmore located just outside Lexington, Ky.  

The project will be named “Legacy Point” and the Nicklaus Signature Course will be nestled among the horse farms of the Bluegrass State, and will play across naturally rolling hills, sprawling tree lines, and beautiful limestone creeks.

Big Sandy Community and Technical College

Dr. Devin Stephenson, president of Big Sandy Community and Technical College, addressed the SOAR (Shaping Our Appalachian Region) Executive Board during a meeting on the Prestonsburg campus on Monday, October 5.

Dr. Stephenson thanked Congressman Hal Rogers, Governor Steve Beshear, SOAR Executive Director Jared Arnett and the executive board for their vision in working towards a better Eastern Kentucky.

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

An entry submitted by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Department of Highways District 10's design team was chosen as the winner of the William S. Gulick In-house Project Excellence Award in statewide competition.

The award was for the new KY 52 Bridge at St. Helens in Lee County, and was presented to District 10’s Project Development Branch at the recent 2015 Partnering Conference in Louisville.

“Given the emergency nature of this project, winning this award was very gratifying,” said Corbett Caudill, chief district engineer.

The Republican and Democratic candidates for governor squared off in their second televised debate at Centre College in Danville Tuesday.

Three weeks before election day, all three Kentucky Lieutenant Governor candidates will debate — particularly with a focus on issues impacting women in the Bluegrass — on Tuesday, Oct. 13, at the University of Kentucky.

FABRICation, a traveling art exhibition from Virginia Commonwealth University, is scheduled to open with a reception on Wednesday, Oct. 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Claypool-Young Art Gallery at Morehead State University.

The exhibition features contemporary painting, found object assemblage and installation artworks, will close Tuesday, Nov. 24.


In the tradition of "All Things Considered", "Morning Edition" and "The World", MSPR Radio presents "Mountain Edition".
Front Page, a half-hour talk show at 9am and 4pm every Friday on Morehead State Public Radio.
Health Matters focuses on the health care needs of the mountain region. The weekly program is a co-production of MSPR and the Northeast Kentucky Area Health Education Center.