VFW Post 5839 issues statement regarding donations

PRESTONSBURG - VFW Post 5839 has issued a statement regarding donations.To all people or persons wishing to make donations to the (Veterans Homeless S...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Public benefit corporation bill heads to Senate

FRANKFORT — The Kentucky House has voted 78-17 for a bill that would allow public benefit corporations to do business in the Commonwealth.Should...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Fentanyl crackdown bill clears House committee

FRANKFORT — A bill that would make it a felony to illegally sell or distribute any amount of fentanyl, carfentanil and related drugs tied to an ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


UPIKE business lecture series set for Feb. 23

UPIKE business lecture series set for Feb. 23

PIKEVILLE – Ancil Lewis, CEO of Big Sandy Health Care, will be the featured speaker for the University of Pikeville’s Coleman College of B...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Prestonsburg police nab alleged drug trafficker

Prestonsburg police nab alleged drug trafficker

PRESTONSBURG - Prestonsburg Police Officer Nick Bingham received a complaint of a vehicle driving erratically traveling Northbound on US 23 on Friday ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Meals to Wheels active in Prestonsburg

Meals to Wheels active in Prestonsburg

PRESTONSBURG - The Prestonsburg Senior Citizens Center, located at 76 Patsy Evans Drive, is more than just a center. It is the social hub for seniors ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Prater charged with 30 counts of wanton endangerment

Prater charged with 30 counts of wanton endangerment

HUEYSVILLE - Matthew Prater, 25, of Hueysville, is charged with 30 counts of wanton endangerment.On January 26, at approximately 3:15 p.m., Prater eng...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Prestonsburg Tourism officials gear up for busy year

Prestonsburg Tourism officials gear up for busy year

PRESTONSBURG - Prestonsburg Tourism met at the Mountain Arts Center for its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday. Director Mitchell Pearson gave a bri...

February 16th, 2017 |  


For the Record

Charges filed Tonya Walters, 37, escape - second degree, theft by unlawful taking $500 or more, tampering with prisoner monitoring device.Dustin Stanl...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Senate moves to snuff out smoking in schools

Senate moves to snuff out smoking in schools

FRANKFORT – Public schools across Kentucky would have to go smoke free by next schoolyear under legislation the state Senate passed by a 25-8-2 ...

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