NEWS


Floyd County recognizes value of older citizens

Floyd County recognizes value of older citizens

PRESTONSBURG – Older workers, those age 55 and over, play a crucial role in the fabric of the American economy, but many still face barriers to ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Floyd County recognizes value of older citizens

Floyd County recognizes value of older citizens

PRESTONSBURG – Older workers, those age 55 and over, play a crucial role in the fabric of the American economy, but many still face barriers to ...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Secretary of State brings voter registration program to BSCTC

Secretary of State brings voter registration program to BSCTC

PRESTONSBURG - Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes visited the Prestonsburg campus of Big Sandy Community and Technical College on Wednesday, S...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Official from The Center speaks with Floyd County Chamber of Commerce

Official from The Center speaks with Floyd County Chamber of Commerce

PRESTONSBURG - The Floyd County Chamber of Commerce held a networking luncheon meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at Peking Chinese Restaurant in Prestonsbu...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Official from The Center speaks with Floyd County Chamber of Commerce

Official from The Center speaks with Floyd County Chamber of Commerce

PRESTONSBURG - The Floyd County Chamber of Commerce held a networking luncheon meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 13 at Peking Chinese Restaurant in Prestonsbu...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


SPORTS


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Runyon wins TVBA tournament
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Rebels ranked 23rd in state
Rebels ranked 23rd in state

Rebels ranked 23rd in state

EASTERN - Allen Central is ranked 23rd in the latest Kentucky Volleyball Coaches Association (KVCA) Poll.The Rebels boast a 17-6 record. Over the week...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Prestonsburg outlasts visiting East Carter, 1-0

PRESTONSBURG - Reigning 15th Region All “A” Classic champion Prestonsburg edged visiting East Carter 1-0 in a girls’ high school soc...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Bobcats fall to much-improved Knott County Central

HINDMAN - Visiting Betsy Layne had the tough task of facing much-improved Knott County Central on the road in its latest matchup. Homestanding Knott C...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Bears finish seventh at MSC Fall Invite

MT. JULIET, Tenn. - The University of Pikeville men’s golf team shot a 593 (298-295) over two rounds at the Mid-South Conference Fall Invitation...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


MSU football staff to participate in Coach to Cure MD

MOREHEAD - Morehead State University football coaches will once again participate in Coach to Cure MD when the Eagles travel to Pioneer Football Leagu...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Mistakes costly in Pikeville’s loss to Bethel

Mistakes costly in Pikeville’s loss to Bethel

PIKEVILLE - The University of Pikeville football team outgained Bethel 470-304 in total offense, including a 229-65 lead through the air, but it wasn&...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


LIFE


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Family Life
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Family Life
Family Life

Family Life

There’s a four-year old at church who is crazy about me. Her name is Breezy and it’s the perfect one for her. The word “breezy”...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Movies From the Black Lagoon

A hired killer begins training a protégé in this slick action flick that was based on a Charles Bronson movie of the same title. Not just an...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Rental Central

Renters will have a wide variety of choices during the upcoming week. The choices include two sequels but the best bet is an historical action drama.T...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Family Life

Family Life

I was working as a library assistant at Southside Elementary.We got a call from a parent to turn on the news. It seemed bizarre. I told the librarian ...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Humanities on the Hill presents: International pianist in concert

PIKEVILLE - The community is invited to join the University of Pikeville for a concert featuring international pianist Nada Loutfi on Tuesday, Sept. 2...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Kentucky ASA to host kickoff event at MSU

MOREHEAD - Morehead State University’s Space Science Center will be the site for the kickoff event for the Kentucky Aerospace States Association...

September 13th, 2016 |  


OPINION


Another For-Profit College Folds

Picking the right college isn’t a fun process.Whether you’re a high school student eyeing your next step or a bit older looking to improve...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

A Legislative Perspective on the Kentucky General Assembly

FRANKFORT – For many of us, the seasons in Kentucky don’t stop with summer, winter, spring and fall. We also look forward to such other se...

September 20th, 2016 |  


“Ban the Box” Helps Ex-Offenders Succeed

More than 700,000 Americans are released from prison each year. We expect them to re-enter society and be law-abiding, but we make it extremely diffic...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Automation’s dominance poses challenges to workforce, economy

It has been striking, watching and listening to the two political campaigns. In both, the challenges seem to be tied to immigration issues, “off...

September 20th, 2016 |  


Finding Solutions to Our Greatest Problem – Substance Abuse

Finding Solutions to Our Greatest Problem – Substance Abuse

FRANKFORT – Substance abuse is the single greatest threat to our Commonwealth.Drugs are killing our children, destroying our families and scarri...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Anti-pipeline Movement Gathers Steam

Thousands of Native Americans at Standing Rock in North Dakota are protesting a pipeline project that puts their water supply at risk, threatens to pl...

September 15th, 2016 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA