Local artist Dakota Collins displays art at MAC

PRESTONSURG - A talented 18-year-old artist, Dakota Collins is a Floyd County Early College Academy student at Big Sandy Community and Technical Colle...

March 10th, 2016 |  


Drivers, fans gearing up for drag race

Drivers, fans gearing up for drag race

PRESTONSBURG – The smell of gasoline, oil and tires burning up the track are just a few short weeks away. East Kentucky Motorsports and Hillbill...

March 10th, 2016 |  


James finds new occupation after retiring

James finds new occupation after retiring

PRESTONSBURG – For many reaching retirement is something to look forward to. Not having to punch a time-clock, doing whatever comes to mind, whe...

March 10th, 2016 |  


Floyd County Sheriff’s office cracks down on drug

Floyd County Sheriff’s office cracks down on drug

PRESTONSBURG – Floyd County Sherriff deputies assisted Social Services on what they thought would be a routine call on Wednesday. Upon arriving ...

March 10th, 2016 |  


Growing Appalachia conferences proves to be plentiful

Growing Appalachia conferences proves to be plentiful

PRESTONSBURG - The seventh annual Growing Appalachia: Small Scale Farming and Energy Solution Workshops conference was held at the Jenny Wiley Convent...

March 8th, 2016 |  


BSCTC Community Garden gets new greenhouse thanks to grant

BSCTC Community Garden gets new greenhouse thanks to grant

PRESTONSBURG – Big Sandy Community and Technical College’s Community Garden received a grant from the Kitchen Gardeners International̵...

March 8th, 2016 |  


Floyd County Library celebrates Dr. Seuss

Floyd County Library celebrates Dr. Seuss

PRESTONSBURG – The Floyd County Public Library celebrated the birthday of the famous children’s author Dr. Seuss on Wednesday. Children, p...

March 3rd, 2016 |  


Hale proclaims March as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Hale proclaims March as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

PRESTONSBURG – Floyd County Judge-Executive Ben Hale declared March National Colorectal Cancer Awareness month on Tuesday.Nan Arnett, Floyd Coun...

March 1st, 2016 |  


Adams Middle School students create Paws for Cause to help local shelter

Adams Middle School students create Paws for Cause to help local shelter

PRESTONSBURG – Students in Mitzi Mynhier’s sixth grade classroom at Adams Middle School are learning about business, fundraising, graphic ...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Floyd County Fiscal Court meets

Floyd County Fiscal Court meets

PRESTONSBURG – The Floyd County Fiscal Court met to discuss current issues facing Floyd County at this time on Friday.Floyd County Jailer Bear H...

February 23rd, 2016 |