Children build friendships and Lego structures

Children build friendships and Lego structures

PRESTONSBURG - The children of Floyd County are getting an early start at creating a community by participating in a the Floyd County Library Lego Clu...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Mudslide holds up traffic in Grethel

Mudslide holds up traffic in Grethel

GRETHEL - A mudslide on KY 979 held traffic Wednesday evening from Pilgrims Home Church to Grethel Marathon.Heavy rain on Wednesday caused the second ...

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


Chamber holds 53rd awards banquet

Chamber holds 53rd awards banquet

PRESTONSURG - Local businesses, organizations and individuals were honored Tuesday night at the Floyd County Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet. The b...

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


Hannah Walker selected for legislative fellowship

Hannah Walker selected for legislative fellowship

FRANKFORT - While most people learn about state legislative actions through media reports, Hannah Walker, of Prestonsburg, will have a front-row seat ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Board updates construction projects

EASTERN - The Floyd County Board of Education discussed progression of construction on Floyd Central High School and Betsy Layne High School and recog...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Two students achieve K-8 perfect attendance

EASTERN - Two Floyd County students were awarded for maintaining prefect attendance from kindergarten through eighth grade on Monday evening.Kaylee Ev...

May 23rd, 2017 updated: May 23rd, 2017. |  


Wall of Faces searching for photos of fallen soldiers

Wall of Faces searching for photos of fallen soldiers

PRESTONSBURG - Fallen Vietnam soldiers are being given back their identities thanks to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund’s “Wall of Faces...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Lunch, Literacy and Learning Summer Program reinstated for second year

PRESTONSBURG - The Lunch, Literacy and Learning Summer Program created in Floyd County last year is set to return and deliver meals to areas with larg...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Turner wins Cadillac during scramble

Turner wins Cadillac during scramble

PRESTONSBURG - Neil Turner hit a hole-in-one on Wednesday to win a 2017 Cadillac XT5 courtesy of the Walters Auto Group in Big Sandy Community & T...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Two Martin residents arrested on drug charges

Two Martin residents arrested on drug charges

ALLEN - Floyd County Sheriff’s Department deputies responded to a complaint in Allen on Tuesday evening to observe for a 1994 green Chevy four d...

May 18th, 2017 |