scott county

EKU New Men's Basketball Coach Introduced

Mar 28, 2018
Stu Johnson

A formal introduction came Wednesday afternoon for Eastern Kentucky University’s new men’s head basketball coach A.W. Hamilton.  The Scott County native comes to Richmond following the dismissal of Dan McHale. 

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The $24 million Advanced Automovitve Manufacturing Center opens this week in Georgetown,

Bluegrass Community and Technical College Vice President Mark Manuel led reporters into the heart of the operation .

 An investigation is underway into a biodiesel leak last month near Little Eagle Creek in Scott County creek 

that killed an estimated 2000 small fish.  Officials said there’s no further significant threat to the creek.

State and local environmental officials are searching for the source of the 3,000 gallons of biodiesel that made its way into the waterway.  State Natural Resources Spokesman Lanny Brannock said the exact cause is not known although a nearby Love’s Travel Shop  is being examine.