Local News In Brief: National Day of Prayer Thursday

Apr. 28—National Day of Prayer Thursday


A local National Day of Prayer event is scheduled for Thursday at 8 a.m. at Highlands Museum and Discovery Center at 1620 Winchester Ave.

The theme of the event is "Lift up the Word, light up the world."

There will be no access to the museum via Winchester Avenue. Enter the parking garage via 17th Street, and take the sixth-floor pedestrian bridge to the museum. Limited handicap parking is available on the sixth floor of the garage.

RSVP by Tuesday, April 30, via email to DG_PastoralCare@kdmc.kdhs.us or by calling (606) 408-1745.

Ky. 207 North closed today in Carter

Highway crews will temporarily close part of Ky. 207 just north of U.S. 60 in Carter County on Monday for drainage repairs.

Beginning at 8:30 a.m. today, April 29, crews will close Ky. 207 at the U.S. 60 intersection (milepoint 2.3) to dig through the highway and replace a drainage pipe underneath. The road will be closed to all traffic until 3 p.m., or until work is complete.

Road work schedules may be adjusted if inclement weather or other unforeseen delays occur. Motorists are asked to heed all warning signs, slow down in work zones and remain aware of workers and construction equipment when traveling.

Visit goKY.ky.gov online for updates.