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‘Spreading like wildfire:’ Concern grows for Delta virus variant, state health officials urge public to get vaccinated

Kentucky Public Health Commissioner Dr. Steven Stack and Gov. Andy Beshear held a press conference on July 19 and alerted the public about … Read more


Printer man charged with firing gun into residence

Thanks to tips and information from members of the community, deputies from the Floyd County Sheriff's Office arrested a Printer man for al… Read more

Prestonsburg man charged with criminal abuse after children left in hot car

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 windo… Read more

Floyd Schools BOE votes to provide all necessary supplies for students in coming year

During a special meeting July 13, the Floyd County Schools Board of Education voted to use American Rescue Plan funding to ease the costs o… Read more



Wildcats camp in Pikeville

The Kentucky Wildcats women’s basketball team is visiting all regions of Kentucky right now and holding a basketball camp in cities across … Read more


All Mountain Baseball Teams

All Mountain Baseball First Team Read more


Prestonsburg 11U captures District 7 Championship

PRESTONSBURG — The Prestonsburg 11U All-Stars captured the Little League District 7 championship on Saturday, July 3. Read more



Change is frightening. Read more

Using COVID funds for school supplies a smart, positive use of funding

With all the money flowing in from federal sources over the past 18 months, local organizations and agencies have sometimes found themselve… Read more

As the temperature goes up, use common sense, compassion

While the spring may have been colder than normal, the summer, so far, has been anything but. With several days of temperatures in the 80s … Read more


Obituaries 7-21-21

Mary June Allen Read more


Obituaries 7-14-21

Arinda Bryant Collins Read more


Obituaries 7-7-21

Vernon Adams Jr. Read more

Upcoming Events

PlantPure Community Pod

The third Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. a PlantPure Community Pod led by Cherie Deskins meets at… Read more

Betsy Layne Elementary Parent Teacher Organization

The Betsy Layne Elementary Parent Teacher Organization meets on the third Thursday of each month at… Read more

Belfry DAV Chapter 141 Meeting

Belfry DAV Chapter 141 meets at 2 p.m. on the third Saturday of each month at the Belfry Courthouse… Read more


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