A Floyd County man died Tuesday, Jan. 21, after being hit by a vehicle on Ky. 80 near the Garrett intersection.
There was standing room only in the Floyd County fiscal courtroom on Tuesday, as hundreds of people turned out in support of a resolution declaring the county a “Second Amendment Sanctuary.”
A Floyd County man could face a maximum prison sentence of 20 years if convicted of all charges linked to his alleged fleeing from police in an incident earlier this month.
Several unpaid Pikeville miners blocked coal from being moved at the Blackburn Bottom railroad intersection near Kimper on Monday afternoon. After not receiving all of their pay on Tuesday, the miners continued their protest until Wednesday evening, when they and their fellow miners were pai…
The investigation into the slaying of horses on a Floyd County strip mine continues, with law enforcement reporting the tips are still pouring in and animal rescue groups continuing efforts to recover horses that survived the shooting.
The Kentucky Court of Appeals upheld a multi-million verdict last month against a Knott County coal company that officials report still owes funds to the City of Wayland.
A Printer resident is facing multiple felony charges following a high speed chase that occurred on Thursday, Jan. 9, with a driver topping speeds of more than 100 miles per hour on narrow, two-lane roads.
It appears that 2020 may be a banner year at the ballot box, with voters having an opportunity to choose between dozens of candidates during this year’s primary election.
Officials said no injuries were reported as a result of a crash Tuesday involving a Floyd County Schools bus. According to Floyd County Schools Superintendent Danny Adkins, the bus was stopped at the Allen intersection on U.S. 23 Tuesday morning when a 10-wheel truck hit the SUV behind the b…
Motorists encountered a moving work zone on US 23 South in Pike County this week. The caravan of heavy equipment started installing inlaid pavement markers along the centerline of the highway. One lane was closed and drivers were directed to use the right-hand (slow) lane.
The Prestonsburg Police Department is continuing the investigation into the wreck that killed a Pikeville resident and injured a Floyd County Sheriff’s deputy on Tuesday.
The Prestonsburg Police Department reported this week that officers arrested two David residents accused of stealing catalytic converters from vehicles parked at several businesses and churches.
The Mountain Arts Center has hosted educational music classes at its facility in Prestonsburg for decades, and this year, officials hope to start a new tradition to help students learn more about music.
The Wheelwright City Commission unanimously approved establishing an auxiliary police force made up of volunteers who will provide law enforcement services in the city.
A Floyd County grand jury will determine whether’s there’s enough evidence to file felony charges against a man accused of leaving drugs and needles within the reach of two toddlers.
Two local residents were sentenced to serve three months in jail last week for trying to bring drugs through holes in the walls at the Floyd County Detention Center.
Current and former Prestonsburg City Council members were recently dismissed from the lawsuit filed by a former police officer who claims he was unjustly fired after being shot in a line of duty.
Floyd County legislators say their list of priorities include working to ensure the completion of two road projects and the re-opening of the prison in Wheelwright when they return to Frankfort this month for the 2020 Kentucky General Assembly.