Thornsbury named Governor’s Scholar

Thornsbury named Governor’s Scholar

PRESTONSBURG - The Governor’s Scholars Program strives to enhance Kentucky’s next generation of civic and economic leaders. Established in...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Smith to compete for Miss Kentucky

Smith to compete for Miss Kentucky

LEXINGTON – Thirty contestants representing local scholarship pageants from across the state will be vying for the title of Miss Kentucky 2016. ...

June 28th, 2016 |  


BSCTC announces Dean’s List for Spring 2016 semester

PRESTONSBURG – Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) President Dr. Devin Stephenson has announced the Dean’s List for the Spri...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Mountain Parkway Expansion Progress Report released

Mountain Parkway Expansion Progress Report released

SALYERSVILLE - The Mountain Parkway Expansion Progress Report has been released. The periodic report includes information on work underway on the Moun...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


For the Record

Charges Joey Lewis, 33, no license, failure to produce insurance card, failure to maintain insurance, disorderly conduct, menacing, DUI.James Schwab, ...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Legislative panel hears future plans for state parks

FRANKFORT – The additional $18 million state legislators budgeted in April for Kentucky State Parks will pay to repair leaky roofs and faulty wi...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Wheelchair-bound student overcomes obstacles

Wheelchair-bound student overcomes obstacles

GARRETT – The sidewalks and parking lots are filled with students on their way to class. Students come to college for various reasons. Some stud...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


ARI and KVEC changing education

ARI and KVEC changing education

PRESTONSBURG – Technology and learning was the focus at the Floyd County Library on Wednesday. The Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative mobil...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Excavator attached to dozer by cable for latest removal at Ivel slide

Excavator attached to dozer by cable for latest removal at Ivel slide

IVEL – June 23, 2016 – Mud and rock have been removed from the top of the slide that closed two lanes of US 23 at Ivel. The process of mov...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Jobless rates down in 91 Kentucky counties

FRANKFORT – Unemployment rates fell in 91 Kentucky counties between May 2015 and May 2016, rose in 24 counties, and remained the same in five (L...

June 23rd, 2016 |