The City of Prestonsburg and its partners welcomed children and parents to the Prestonsburg Sports Park on July 19 for the annual Backpack to School Bash, which featured 650 free backpacks filled with school supplies, gifts and informational resources from numerous vendors and activities for children. The event was sponsored by Prestonsburg, Big Sandy Community and Technical College, ARH, Highlands, Walmart, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and others. For more photos, visit,

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