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On July 15, legendary country, rock and folk musician Steve Earle and his backing band, the Dukes, continued the return of live music to the community, playing to a large crowd at the Mountain Arts Center in Prestonsburg. On July 29, the MAC will welcome country singer, “The Voice” season 17…

On July 6, the Floyd County Senior Citizens Centers celebrated their reopening after 14 months of being closed due to COVID-19. According to officials with the centers, the day was a fun-filled one, which included good food, games, laughter and other activities. “The best part of the day for…

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Interim Floyd County Schools Superintendent Anna Shepherd is getting right to work in her new role, announcing the selection of Jennifer Wells, as the special education consultant for Floyd County Schools.

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New Interim Floyd County School Superintendent Anna Shepherd, announced her second appointment of the week in naming Kimberly Grubb over the Early Childhood Department for Floyd County Schools.

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A Martin man was killed on July 6 in a two-vehicle crash at Minnie, according to a statement from Floyd County Sheriff John P. Hunt.

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Legendary singer-songwriter Steve Earle, along with his band, "The Dukes," will make a stop in Prestonsburg on their 2021 tour on  July 15. This will be Earle's first time playing at the Lucy and Willard Kinzer Theater inside the Mountain Arts Center.

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Many Kentuckians have heard of the tale of Jenny Wiley. An early pioneer woman on the relatively unknown frontier, she was captured by several tribes of Native Americans and forced to watch the slaughter and scalping of her brother and her three children. She also had to endure the deaths of…

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