Maddiwar House of Hope President Gerald Derossett announced that “Dancing 4 Shelter” scheduled for Nov. 5 at the Mountain Arts Center will be rescheduled to the spring.  The event features contestants from the area

PIKEVILLE — The Appalachian Regional Commission recently awarded nearly $46.4 million in grants to many coal-impacted communities across Appalachia, including several in Eastern Kentucky, for the purposes of workforce training and education, promoting entrepreneurship and supporting infrastructure.

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On Sept. 9 during his weekly Team Kentucky update, Gov. Andy Beshear said more teams from the Kentucky National Guard will arrive over the next week at strained Kentucky hospitals. Assisting with nonclinical functions within the hospitals to allow hospital staff to focus on patient care, 310…

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EASTERN — Visiting Prestonsburg battled back from behind to edge county rival Floyd Central 26-24 in a non-district football game on Friday, Sept. 17.


There is a war going on in the USA over who we are and ought to be. Mr Cassady, a regional editor for the group of newspapers that includes the Paintsville Herald, addressed that cultural divide with a opinion piece on 8/4/21 titled "A Feud Most Foul". In his written essay he likened the pol…