SOAR Summit http://wuky.org en SOAR Leaders Handing Over Reins To Community Leaders http://wuky.org/post/soar-leaders-handing-over-reins-community-leaders <p>Monday’s SOAR meeting saw Gov. Steve Beshear and Congressman Hal Rogers looking to ensure the long-term viability of the initiative. Mon, 19 May 2014 18:32:35 +0000 Josh James 49194 at http://wuky.org SOAR Leaders Handing Over Reins To Community Leaders SOAR Committee Holds Initial Meeting In Hazard Monday http://wuky.org/post/soar-committee-holds-initial-meeting-hazard-monday <p>Hoping to capitalize on the momentum of the recent SOAR summit, a committee of 15 area political and business leaders met in Hazard on Monday morning. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:51:46 +0000 WUKY Staff 46391 at http://wuky.org SOAR Committee Holds Initial Meeting In Hazard Monday Kentucky Becomes USDA "StrikeForce" State http://wuky.org/post/kentucky-becomes-usda-strikeforce-state <p>U.S. Agriculture Sec. Tom Vilsack joined state leaders Friday to announce Kentucky's new status as a "StrikeForce" state.</p><div><p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 18:01:54 +0000 Josh James 43326 at http://wuky.org Kentucky Becomes USDA "StrikeForce" State Assessing The SOAR Summit http://wuky.org/post/assessing-soar-summit <p>If nothing else, the recent SOAR Summit shows that Eastern Kentuckians are ready to talk about the future. Sat, 14 Dec 2013 04:25:57 +0000 Sylvia Ryerson 41904 at http://wuky.org Assessing The SOAR Summit SOAR Summit Features Discussions Of Diverse Economy http://wuky.org/post/soar-summit-features-discussions-diverse-economy <p>The first summit of the SOAR Shaping our Appalachian region initiative happened Monday in Pikeville, with an estimated 1,500 people in attendance. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 21:01:02 +0000 Sylvia Ryerson 41652 at http://wuky.org SOAR Summit Features Discussions Of Diverse Economy Open Letter To The Governor: 'It Won't Be Easy' http://wuky.org/post/open-letter-governor-it-wont-be-easy <p>A letter from a grassroots citizens group has reached the office of Governor Steve Beshear, the same day as the SOAR Summit. Mon, 09 Dec 2013 17:30:41 +0000 Greg Stotelmyer 41632 at http://wuky.org Open Letter To The Governor: 'It Won't Be Easy'