NEWS


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Squad obtains new dry suits
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Roberts named BLHS principal

Ratliff to demonstrate chairmaking in Louisa

LOUISA — Kentucky master woodworker Terry Ratliff, of Martin, will demonstrate his craft at 6 p.m. on April 13 at Lawrence County Public Library...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


KSP investigates fatal collision in Pike County

VIRGIE - Kentucky State Police, Pikeville Post, is investigating a fatal collision that occurred in Pike County during the evening hours on Monday.The...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Floyd County Schools announces upcoming activities, events

PRESTONSBURG - Floyd County Schools has released dates and information for several upcoming activities and events.March 31: All Floyd County elementar...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


EPA delegates regulation of injection wells to Division of Oil and Gas

FRANKFORT - The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has delegated the Energy and Environment Cabinet, Division of Oil & Gas to administer the Un...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Diversity, acceptance encouraged at council meeting

Diversity, acceptance encouraged at council meeting

PRESTONSBURG - The Prestonsburg City Council held its monthly meeting at Prestonsburg City Hall on Monday. Prestonsburg Mayor Les Stapleton opened the...

March 21st, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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Muskellunge on the march
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201 Speedway suspends all events for 2017 season
Cline homers in UPIKE’s win

Cline homers in UPIKE’s win

WILLIAMSBURG - An Allen Central High School graduate helped the University of Pikeville split a Mid-South Conference softball doubleheader with the Un...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


UPIKE men’s golf team rallies to finish second at MSC Spring Invite

UPIKE men’s golf team rallies to finish second at MSC Spring Invite

LONDON - The University of Pikeville men’s golf team went from sixth place after the first round to a second-place finish at the Mid-South Confe...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


UPIKE women’s golf team finishes seventh at MSC Spring Invite

UPIKE women’s golf team finishes seventh at MSC Spring Invite

LONDON - In the final Mid-South Conference regular-season event, the University of Pikeville women’s golf team finished seventh out of eight tea...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Calipari, Stoops sign two-year extensions

LEXINGTON – University of Kentucky men’s basketball head coach John Calipari and football head coach Mark Stoops have each agreed to two-y...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Monk, Fox add NABC All-District to growing list of honors

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Kentucky’s leading scorers, Malik Monk and De’Aaron Fox, added to their growing list of postseason accolades with...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Bears fall to No. 1 LSU-Alexandria in OT

Bears fall to No. 1 LSU-Alexandria in OT

KANSAS CITY – It took overtime for top-seeded LSU-Alexandria to get past No. 3-seed University of Pikeville 84-80 in the quarterfinals of the NA...

March 21st, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Family Life
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Family Life
Family Life

Family Life

I have no sense of direction. So, when I tell my beloved I am going out of town by myself, he is less than overjoyed. (It’s not my fault traffic...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Rental Central

Three films and a whole series that you might have missed will make for great entertainment options during the upcoming week.ASSASSIN’S CREED - ...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Movies From the Black Lagoon

A park ranger and eight juvenile delinquents run afoul of a not so gentle ‘Ben” in this ‘man vs. nature’ styled horror flick.I...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Student artist finds inspiration in nature

Student artist finds inspiration in nature

PIKEVILLE - The Weber Art Gallery at the University of Pikeville is currently featuring “Transitions,” the works of graduating senior Kimb...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Josh and Amanda Davis welcome son

Josh and Amanda Davis welcome son

Joshua Kaleb and Amanda Leigh-Ann Davis announce the birth of their son, Josiah Wendell Davis, born February 9 at Pikeville Medical Center. He weighed...

March 9th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Medicine that Hurts

Preserving life, a little longer

I’ve assured my wife that I will do everything to save and preserve her life should she ever be in a life and death scenario. Should she ever be...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Living On Purpose

Living On Purpose

Hope is one of those dynamic words that deserves the title of catalyst when it comes to change. It is a spiritual attribute that God’s people sh...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Senate Week In Review

Senate Week In Review

FRANKFORT — In this weekly column I try to emphasis positive legislation that I believe will move our state forward. Unfortunately, in the final...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Hunger is a Health Issue in Kentucky

This March, the Kentucky Association of Food Banks is recognizing National Nutrition Month® in honor of the 1 in 6 Kentuckians who lack consisten...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Going After the Opioid Profiteers

Travis Bornstein never told his friends about his son Tyler’s drug problem. He was too embarrassed.Then, on September 28, 2014, Tyler’s bo...

March 16th, 2017 |  


A Movement for ‘Sanctuary Campuses’ Takes Shape

With spring midterms on the horizon, this time of year is often stressful enough for college students.Yet for some students this year, the stress goes...

March 16th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA