Unemployment rates up in 83 Kentucky counties in April 2017

FRANKFORT - Unemployment rates rose in 83 Kentucky counties between April 2016 and April 2017, fell in 28 and stayed the same in nine counties, accord...

May 25th, 2017 |  


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. |  


Forbes Magazine recognizes Community Trust Bancorp, Inc.

Forbes Magazine recognizes Community Trust Bancorp, Inc.

PIKEVILLE – Jean R. Hale, Chairman, President, and CEO of Community Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTBI), announced Thursday that Community Trust ...

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. |  


For the Record

Charges filedAleigha A. Slone, assault in the fourth degree with a minor injury.Bradley Daugherty, criminal trespassing, menacing, and disorderly cond...

May 25th, 2017 |  


WellCare announces $180,000 in scholarships aimed at improving rural health

HAZARD – Recognizing the need for quality primary care in rural areas of the commonwealth, WellCare of Kentucky, a subsidiary of WellCare Health...

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 |  


Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship provides free tuition for many Big Sandy programs

LOUISVILLE – Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Sec. Hal Heiner announced details Wednesday about the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship ...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Big Sandy summer session to start June 5

PRESTONSBURG – Students will have additional educational opportunities through classes at Big Sandy Community and Technical College beginning in...

May 25th, 2017 |