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  • Johnson County woman sharing breast cancer survival storyWKYTPAINTSVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) - Turning something negative into a positive. That is what one Johnson County woman says her breast cancer diagnosis allowed her to do. Holly Davis, just returned from a trip that will allow her inspirational story to reach others.

  • Former Teacher Indicted for Alleged Sexual Relationship with StudentWSAZ-TVJOHNSON COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A former Johnson Central High School teacher has been indicted for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student. Robert L. Cantrell, 25, of Prestonsburg, was arrested Monday. He was indicted last week on two ...and more »

  • 2 teen girls hurt on ATVThe IndependentPAINTSVILLE — A former Johnson Central High School teacher has been indicted for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student. Robert L. Cantrell, 25, of Prestonsburg, was arrested Monday. He was indicted last week on two counts of use of a ...

  • Kentucky Football Prep PollsAlbany Times UnionAll Associated Press members in Kentucky are eligible to participate in the high school football poll. Those who voted for this week's poll are: The Daily Independent, Ashland; Daily News, Bowling Green; Times-Tribune, Corbin; The Advocate-Messenger, ...and more »

  • Two men arrested, accused of robbing Inez pawn shopWKYTINEZ, Ky. (WYMT) - Two men form the Pilgrim community face charges in a Martin County robbery case. Paintsville police arrested James Maynard and Matthew Moore. Investigators say the pair robbed and beat a man at the Inez Pawn Shop last week.and more »

  • Halloween happenings multiplying around the Tri-StateHuntington Herald DispatchA haunted attraction that features five attractions at 5877 Kentucky 3., outside of Louisa, Ky. Fearplex saw 17,000 customers in 2013. They started in 1987 with the Fallsburg Haunted House, expanded in 2012 with Hell's Wagon Paintball. In 2013, they ...and more »

  • Football Battles Dayton on the Road This WeekMSU EaglesRadio affiliates include WIVY-96.3 FM (Morehead), WMST-1150 AM & 106.9 FM (Mt. Sterling), WLGC-1520 AM (Ashland), WKYH-600 AM (Paintsville) and WCBJ-103.7 FM (Campton). The game will ... He also forced two fumbles in the Pikeville (Ky.) contest.and more »

  • Maynard wins TVBA Paintsville Lake TourneyInsurance News NetOct. 12 -- PAINTSVILLE, Ky. -- On October 5th the Tug Valley Bass Anglers held its eighth tournament of the 2014 season on Paintsville Lake. 29 anglers competed in the event. The tourney was sponsored by McDonalds. Paintsville Lake was at normal pool ...and more »

  • Johnson County woman talks overcoming drug addictionWKYTPAINTSVILLE, Ky (WYMT) - As the U.S. Senate race in Kentucky continues to heat up, Republican incumbent Senator Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes have turned their attention to drug addiction in the commonwealth.

  • Documentary to reflect true Kentucky lifeThe Independent“There's a lot of propaganda about eastern Kentucky that has flooded the mainstream media,” said Begley, a resident of the tiny Meally community near the Johnson County seat of Paintsville. Citing cartoon depictions of mountain people along with “the ...

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