NEWS


City Perk Coffeehouse holds grand opening

City Perk Coffeehouse holds grand opening

PRESTONSBURG - The smell of fresh brewed coffee filled the air as the City of Prestonsburg and the Floyd County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Prestonsb...

September 27th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


Library offers free events for local residents

Library offers free events for local residents

PRESTONSBURG - The Floyd County Library continues to provide various events that are free for the public. On Monday, Sept. 19, visitors young and old ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Trick or Treat set for Oct. 31

Trick or Treat set for Oct. 31

PRESTONSBURG - Floyd County Fiscal Court and Prestonsburg City Council have agreed to hold Trick or Treat county-wide and in the City of Prestonsburg ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Students begin filing FAFSA October 1

PRESTONSBURG – New federal guidelines for FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) allow for students and prospective students to file f...

September 27th, 2016 |  


AirMedCare Network: Prestonsburg signs agreement to provide membership to residents

AirMedCare Network: Prestonsburg signs agreement to provide membership to residents

PRESTONSBURG - City of Prestonsburg officials have entered into an agreement with AirMedCare Network, providing their residents peace of mind in the e...

September 27th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Prestonsburg shuts out Sheldon Clark, 6-0

INEZ - Prestonsburg shut out familiar rival Sheldon Clark 6-0 in a 57th District girls’ soccer match on Thursday night.The Lady Blackcats earned...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Now is prime time to catch stream smallmouth bass on topwater lures

FRANKFORT – Shorter days and yellowing leaves are about the only ways you can tell it is the third week of September. Temperature wise, it feels...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Runyon wins TVBA tournament

Runyon wins TVBA tournament

PIKEVILLE - The Tug Valley Bass Anglers fishing club held its seventh tournament of the 2016 season on Fishtrap Lake on Sunday. A total of 28 anglers ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Rebels ranked 23rd in state

Rebels ranked 23rd in state

EASTERN - Allen Central is ranked 23rd in the latest Kentucky Volleyball Coaches Association (KVCA) Poll.The Rebels boast a 17-6 record. Over the week...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Rebels ranked 23rd in state

Rebels ranked 23rd in state

EASTERN - Allen Central is ranked 23rd in the latest Kentucky Volleyball Coaches Association (KVCA) Poll.The Rebels boast a 17-6 record. Over the week...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Family Life

Movies From the Black Lagoon

A pair of Chicago cops try to put the cuffs on Satan in this action/ horror hybrid that finds the unstoppable Chuck Norris pitting his martial arts ac...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Rental Central

Four films that played theaters will fight for your rental dollar during the upcoming week.THE SHALLOWS - A surfer gets stranded about two hundred yar...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Movies From the Black Lagoon

A hired killer begins training a protégé in this slick action flick that was based on a Charles Bronson movie of the same title. Not just an...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Rental Central

Renters will have a wide variety of choices during the upcoming week. The choices include two sequels but the best bet is an historical action drama.T...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Family Life

Family Life

I was working as a library assistant at Southside Elementary.We got a call from a parent to turn on the news. It seemed bizarre. I told the librarian ...

September 15th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Appalachian Health Hack-a-thon will bring together many

A team of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 150 people from across the commonwealth, the directors of both the Nationa...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Appalachian Health Hack-a-thon will bring together many

A team of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 150 people from across the commonwealth, the directors of both the Nationa...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


The Climate Change Debate is Over

Earlier this month, Hurricane Hermine caused storm surges that flooded the Florida coast, killed one person, and knocked out power for hundreds of tho...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Another For-Profit College Folds

Picking the right college isn’t a fun process.Whether you’re a high school student eyeing your next step or a bit older looking to improve...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

FRANKFORT – For many of us, the seasons in Kentucky don’t stop with summer, winter, spring and fall. We also look forward to such other se...

September 20th, 2016 |  


“Ban the Box” Helps Ex-Offenders Succeed

More than 700,000 Americans are released from prison each year. We expect them to re-enter society and be law-abiding, but we make it extremely diffic...

September 20th, 2016 |  


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