NEWS


BSCTC Workforce and Community Education Calendar

PRESTONSBURG – Here’s a list of workforce training and community education opportunities sponsored by Big Sandy Community and Technical Co...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Kentucky Coal Academy announces training courses

PRESTONSBURG – Big Sandy Community and Technical College has released information on Kentucky Coal Academy-related training and courses. A list ...

January 17th, 2017 |  


UPIKE students attend inauguration academic seminar

UPIKE students attend inauguration academic seminar

WASHINGTON, DC – Students from the University of Pikeville descended upon Washington, D.C., last week for the start of The Washington CenterR...

January 17th, 2017 |  


BSCTC Collision Repair program earns I-CAR certification

BSCTC Collision Repair program earns I-CAR certification

PAINTSVILLE – Big Sandy Community and Technical College’s (BSCTC) collision repair program has earned the prestigious I-CAR (Inter-Industr...

January 17th, 2017 |  


BSCTC to launch lineman, fiber optics, CDL, OSHA training program February 17

BSCTC to launch lineman, fiber optics, CDL, OSHA training program February 17

HAGER HILL – Big Sandy Community and Technical College’s (BSCTC) Workforce Solutions division and the Kentucky Coal Academy (KCA) have ann...

January 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


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AMS attends MSU game

Board of Control addresses alignment issues

LEXINGTON - During the course of its regularly scheduled meeting at the KHSAA Offices on Thursday, the Board of Control addressed alignment issues and...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Wright leads Piarist School past Cordia

LOTTS CREEK - Lauren Wright scored a game-high 30 points to lead Piarist School past host Cordia 58-31 in a girls’ high school basketball game o...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Raiders fall to Sheldon Clark in 15th Region All ‘A’

PIKEVILLE - South Floyd’s run in the 15th Region All “A” Classic ended in the semifinals. Sheldon Clark defeated the Raiders 74-65 i...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Squeezing out the last waterfowl hunting of the season

FRANKFORT – In Kentucky, the coldest weather of the year often coincides with the best waterfowl hunting. This should prove especially true this...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Former Blackcats visit

Former Blackcats visit

PRESTONSBURG - Several former Prestonsburg High School football players have paid visits over the past week, returning home to reminisce and catch up ...

January 12th, 2017 |  


MULTIMEDIA


LIFE


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Maddy turns 10
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Family Life

Movies From the Black Lagoon

A renegade Ninja takes on the Clan that trained him in this high octane Kung-Fu fest from the producers of ‘The Matrix.”The Wachowski Brot...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Rental Central

Things will heat up for renters during the upcoming week with a quartet of various genres sharing the best common ingredient, all were entertaining.TH...

January 12th, 2017 |  


January financial aid tip

FRANKFORT - The federal government requires many students who submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to verify the information on...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Smith wins Phelps Big Sandy Idol competition

Smith wins Phelps Big Sandy Idol competition

PHELPS – Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) held its Big Sandy Idol competition at Phelps High School on Thursday, December 15, 2...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Movies From the Black Lagoon

It seems that every studio is remaking a 70’s or 80’s horror film. If you just want that 70’s vibe but a new story then you will be ...

January 5th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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Praying for You, Right Now!

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Thinkin’ Out Loud

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Living On Purpose

King’s Dream Still Isn’t Reality

Not long ago, I saw a comment on an online article about the rise in protests for black civil rights. “We gave you a president,” wrote the...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Great News for People Who Get Sick

Getting time off when you’re sick, or need to care for a new child or ailing parent, shouldn’t be a luxury enjoyed only by those who are f...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Senate Week in Review

Senate Week in Review

FRANKFORT — As is customary during the first week of a 30-day session, the Kentucky General Assembly concentrated on performing organizational a...

January 12th, 2017 |  


A War on Regulations

The incoming Republican government is waging a war against regulations.“For every one new regulation, two old regulations must be eliminated,...

January 12th, 2017 updated: January 12th, 2017. |  


College Grads’ Great Expectations?

College students are ill-prepared to connect with an employer and secure a job in today’s marketplace. With little or no career development, sel...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Legislative Column: Representing the 95th District

Legislative Column: Representing the 95th District

FRANKFORT — Today is truly a historic time for the People’s House. For the first time since 1921, Kentucky elected a Republican majority t...

January 10th, 2017 |  


SOCIAL MEDIA