NEWS


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EKU: Six students inducted into Eta Sigma Gamma

RICHMOND - Twenty-five Eastern Kentucky University students were recently inducted into Eta Sigma Gamma, the national health education honorary. EKU b...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Applications available for EQT STEM mini camps at UPIKE

PIKEVILLE - Applications are available for the University of Pikeville’s STEM Mini Camps. The program is sponsored by the EQT Foundation and wil...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Brown celebrates Highlands Center for Autism’s achievements

Brown celebrates Highlands Center for Autism’s achievements

FRANKFORT – Representative Larry Brown, R-Prestonsburg, joined the Highlands Center for Autism (HCA) to recognize and celebrate its recent certi...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Traffic stop yields drug arrests in Prestonsburg

PRESTONSBURG - On Thursday, the Prestonsburg Police Department conducted a regular traffic stop on a Nissan passenger car in the Prestonsburg Village ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Floyd County Schools receives 15 new buses

PRESTONSBURG - Floyd County Superintendent Dr. Henry Webb has announced the arrival of 15 new school buses. The buses arrived at the Floyd County Scho...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 26th, 2017. |  


Star City Day set for Saturday in Prestonsburg

Star City Day set for Saturday in Prestonsburg

PRESTONSBURG - Star City Day will be a day of positive collaboration and creative expression. The brainchild of Nicholas Jamerson of the musical duo S...

April 25th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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ACMS sweeps Floyd County volleyball titles
ACHS duo qualifies for state fishing tournament

ACHS duo qualifies for state fishing tournament

MOREHEAD - Allen Central High School will be well-represented during the 2017 Kentucky High School Athletic Association Bass Fishing State Tournament....

April 25th, 2017 |  


Prestonsburg doubles up Allen Central, 6-3

DRIFT - Prestonsburg doubled up host Allen Central 6-3 in a 58th District/Floyd County Conference baseball game at Drift Field on Thursday.The Blackca...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Lorng receives offer from Tennessee

Lorng receives offer from Tennessee

ALLEN - Wesley Christian School junior Christian Lorng has picked up an offer from the University of Tennessee. David Meddings, head coach of the Wesl...

April 25th, 2017 |  


PES captures county title

PES captures county title

EASTERN - Prestonsburg Elementary School captured the Floyd County K-5 volleyball championship at Allen Central High School’s J.E. Campbell Aren...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Wesley Christian trio earns All-American honors

Wesley Christian trio earns All-American honors

ALLEN - Three Wesley Christian boys’ basketball players have earned NACA All-American honors.Wesley Christian’s Benson Lin and Christian A...

April 20th, 2017 updated: April 20th, 2017. |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Family Life
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Family Life
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Shock at Easter
Family Life

Family Life

The first thing you should know is that it wasn’t my fault. Really, it wasn’t.Since my total hip replacement six years ago, I walk inside ...

April 27th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


Class on folk instruments set for Friday-Saturday

HINDMAN - As part of Handmade in Hindman, a class will be offered on folk instruments on Friday and Saturday.Hazard Community and Technical College wi...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Woodworking class with Ratliff scheduled

HINDMAN - A woodworking class on spoon making will be offered as part of Handmade in Hindman Friday-Saturday.Hazard Community and Technical College wi...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Iron casting class to be offered in Hindman

HINDMAN - An iron casting class will be offered as part of Handmade in Hindman on Friday and Saturday.Hazard Community and Technical College will offe...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Family Life

Family Life

A few days before Easter, I was talking to a five-year old as he was having his teeth cleaned. “Do you know who is coming this weekend?” I...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Movies From the Black Lagoon

A wounded Union soldier upsets the balance at a private girls’ school in this slice of southern gothic from the same guys who brought you “...

April 20th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Women’s health is on the chopping block, again

Obamacare Is Actually Working

Question: What do you get when you mix a barrel of fables, a sack of mendacity, and a gross of whoppers – topped with a thick layer of subterfug...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Community Conversations Throughout Kentucky

Community Conversations Throughout Kentucky

As a Senator, my job requires that I spend many hours in Washington, but Kentucky is my home and I make it a priority to be in the state when the Sena...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Living On Purpose

Living On Purpose

We know how important it is to have a good attitude and the correct motives especially when it comes to approaching God. Here are two Bible stories th...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Concerned About Climate Change? Change Where You Bank!

At the end of April, hundreds of thousands of people will take part in the People’s Climate March in DC and around the country. The march will s...

April 20th, 2017 |  


A Great Clucking Idea

If you live in Austin, Texas, the city will pay you to get chickens.That’s right. Whereas in the past, cities often banned urban chickens, our n...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Congrats, Graduates! Here’s Your Diploma and Debt

It’s that time of year again. Flowers are flowering, spring is springing, and across the country college graduates are graduating with their new...

April 20th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA