Press | August 4, 2017

2017 SOAR Summit Draws 1,250 Attendees

PIKEVILLE, Ky. -- Approximately 1,250 people attended the 2017 SOAR Summit today at the East Kentucky Expo Center in Pikeville. It's the fourth regional conference hosted by the grassroots nonprofit organization, Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR) to brainstorm ideas, share resources and develop innovative opportunities to revitalize and diversify the coalfields and rural communities across Kentucky's Appalachian region. Keynote speakers included UK Men's Basketball Coach John Calipari; Con...


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Press | Aug 17, 2017

Congressman Rogers Discusses Job Creation, Broadband in Whitley and Knox Counties

WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. -- U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers met with community members and leaders today in Whitley and Knox Counties. Rogers was the keynote speaker for a joint meeting of the Southern Kent...

Press | Aug 16, 2017

Congressman Rogers Shares His Vision for the Cumberland Valley Area

LONDON, Ky. -- U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers (KY-05) met with leaders in the Cumberland Valley region today to discuss upcoming opportunities and progress in southern and eastern Kentucky during two e...

Press | Aug 15, 2017

STATEMENT: Rogers Condemns Violent, Hate-filled Protests

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Rep. Harold “Hal” Rogers released the following statement regarding news of a white nationalist group planning a rally in Lexington, Kentucky in opposition to remo...