Randal Adkins had spent 15 years behind the wheel of a truck when in 2015 he lost his job as a driver. As it happens, it was perhaps the best thing that could have happened to his career.
By the time Adkins became unemployed, he had been slowly preparing for a new career path, going so far as to enroll in college classes at Somerset Community and Technical College. He was ready to leave... (more)
Clay Countian Jaclyn Hoskins says she never pictured herself working in the medical field—it just wasn’t even on her radar as a career that would fit for her.
Sitting in the Daniel Boone Community Action Center offices in Manchester, now a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) working at Grace Health Community Health Center, she laughs that she ever had that notion.
As Perry Countian Madison Jones sits in the offices of the Kentucky Career Center JobSight in Hazard, the joy that spreads across her face is pure and obvious to anyone in the room when she talks about something most people have the opposite reaction to—her job.
“Ever since I was little that’s the only job I’ve ever wanted to do,” Madison, a dental hygienist at the Vicco Dental Center,... (more)
Kimberly Spears is no stranger to work, but recently it seemed it was getting tougher to find a job where she could put to use her experience and education.
With a degree in counseling and eight years of work in customer service, Spears’ résumé also included previous experience working for the state and in the private sector. But finding a new job in her chosen field wasn’t getting any... (more)
A group of Eastern Kentuckians now has the chance to start a new career after graduating from training for a new manufacturing company coming to the region.
SilverLiner, a new custom tanker truck manufacturing company set to open in Pikeville, Ky., in late 2018-early 2019, announced its planned opening in the fall of 2017.
Shortly after the announcement, SilverLiner owner Chris... (more)