Thanks to tips and information from members of the community, deputies from the Floyd County Sheriff's Office arrested a Printer man for allegedly firing a weapon into a residence at Langley.
A Prestonsburg man was arrested last week after he allegedly left two small children in a hot car, which was not running, and had the windows up.
During a special meeting July 13, the Floyd County Schools Board of Education voted to use American Rescue Plan funding to ease the costs of returning to school on students, their families and teachers.
According to Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams, Kentucky’s unprecedented 2020 election cycle resulted in necessary changes.
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…
Kentucky Public Health Commissioner Dr. Steven Stack and Gov. Andy Beshear held a press conference on July 19 and alerted the public about the growing concern regarding the Delta variant of COVID-19 and how it is already ’spreading like wildfire’ among unvaccinated communities.
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…
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.
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.
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.
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…
A Wayland man was arrested on several charges last week after Dist. 2 Constable Gary Nelson attempted to serve a warrant in the McDowell community.
Kentuckians interested in becoming optometrists may apply for the state’s Optometry Scholarship program, administered by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).
HAZARD — This month, Appalachian Quilt and Craft in Hazard, along with several other local quilt shops across the region will participate in the area's first “Quiltin' in the Mountains Shop Hop” to promote small businesses in each participating city. The theme of this year's Quiltin' in the …