• 0

Pops Chevrolet Buick and Cadillac is being celebrated as a CARFAX Top-Rated Dealer based on verified reviews from actual customers, according to a statement issued this week.

  • 0

Dist. 43 state Rep. Charles Booker met with about two dozen constituents at the University of Pikeville Chapel Friday, during a weekend visit to Eastern Kentucky, to discuss his candidacy and issues affecting the region while kicking off his Green New Deal tour.

  • 0

Floyd County Judge-Executive Robbie Williams reports that the county is planning to start a community transit system.

  • 0

Animal control was among the topics discussed at a Floyd County Fiscal Court meeting last week. Tonya Conn of Dumas Rescue reported that she is part of a committee that will give recommendations about animal control that would benefit the county. She said she’s working with Shaw Reynolds wit…

  • 0

The City of Allen is without a police chief, again, after hiring a deputy with 23 years of law enforcement experience last month.

  • 0

The Dewey Dam Dog and Cat Protection Society, the nonprofit that operates the Floyd County Animal Shelter, launched a donation drive this week to build a new animal shelter.

  • 0

Eastern Kentucky recently lost an artist and instructor who has inspired Appalachian students, artists and residents for decades.

  • 0

Business representatives and residents turned out at Fatboys Grill and Tavern for a community meeting hosted in Martin Wednesday by a Facebook group that pledges to “Take Martin, Kentucky Back.”

  • 0

Bypro resident Anna Slone traveled to Kentucky Hearing Aids on Ky. 321 in Prestonsburg Monday to be fitted with new ear molds for a pair of hearing aids she bought “second-hand” years ago.

  • 0

The Floyd County Sheriff’s Department reports that deputies arrested five people while investigating burglary and theft cases in the Harold and Betsy Layne areas this weekend.

  • 0

A slew of people turned out Monday to take part in a video that will be used in an application Prestonsburg is submitting to be featured on HGTV’s “Home Town Takeover.” The participants screamed for HGTV to “take over our town.”

  • 0

Two local businesses are giving Floyd County residents the opportunity to help people in need this weekend.

  • 0

A bus driver and student were treated for what police say were “minor injuries” after a crash involving a Floyd County school bus on Wednesday afternoon.

  • 0

The Floyd County Board of Education is planning $8.6 million in upgrades to various schools, and officials report most of that cost will be offset by energy savings the district receives.

  • 0

The City of Martin is “bleeding out,” officials said this week, and there are no easy answers.

  • 0

A Floyd County grand jury deliberated for about an hour before finding Berry Hall guilty of two counts of intentional murder and four counts of first-degree wanton endangerment on Thursday.

  • 0

A Prestonsburg couple was charged following an alleged assault in which police claim a child was in danger.

  • 0

The Floyd County Fiscal Court awarded several bids last week for road repairs, and the projects are among about 100 others in which federal funding is pending.

  • 0

A Floyd County man died Tuesday, Jan. 21, after being hit by a vehicle on Ky. 80 near the Garrett intersection.

  • 0

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.”

  • 0

With public statements made by state officials recently, Floyd County officials are optimistic about the possibility of a prison opening in Wheelwright.

Upcoming Events