Floyd County Judge-Executive Robbie Williams announced recently that Floyd County has received a portion of its American Recovery Plan funding, or ARP funding.
U.S. Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers joined with local officials Sept. 16 for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of The Prestonsburg Passage, an 8.2 mile rails-to-trails project, that transformed a former railroad track into a paved hiking and biking trail.
Ky. 1428 at milepoint 9.3, between Cow Creek and Western Construction, will be closed to all traffic on Thursday, Sept. 23, from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. to finish utility relocation work.
The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) released a new guidance document on Sept. 20 to support schools and districts as they implement Senate Bill 1 (SB1), which was passed on Sept. 9 during the General Assembly’s recent special session.
Misty Hurd of Harold has been named to Southern New Hampshire University's summer 2021 President's List. Eligibility for the President's List requires that a student accumulate an academic grade point average (GPA) of 3.7-4.0 and earn 12 credits for the term.
Ky. 1427 at mile point 5.48, the intersection with Copperas Lick Branch Road in Floyd County, will close to all traffic on Tuesday, Sept. 21, at 8 a.m. The site will remain closed for seven calendar days so that a concrete box culvert can be removed and a new aluminum box culvert installed.
The Prestonsburg Police Department have arrested a man they say shot into an apartment complex and tried to force entry into another Floyd County residence in Prestonsburg.
Big Sandy Community and Technical College’s Waterjet Cutting Technology and CNC Machining Program students recently put their newly-gained knowledge and skills to good work with real-time problem-solving.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has announced entries are being accepted for the 2021-2022 edition of its popular Adopt-a-Highway art contest for Kentucky school students. The theme is Adopt-a-Highway: Keep Kentucky Clean.
Over a dozen classic cars were on hand for the second “Showing For A Cure” Car Show at Minnie Ball Park on Sept. 4. The event was sponsored by East Kentucky Auto Body, and door prizes, food and trophies were provided.