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  • WKYTWill T. Scott comes home for Election DayWKYTPIKEVILLE, Ky (WYMT) - Gubernatorial candidate Will T. Scott made a trip back home to Eastern Kentucky to spend time with friends and family on Election Day. "It's great to be home. I have been gone all winter and spring. I just came in eight o'clock ...and more »

  • Pikeville Medical Center receives top patient satisfaction rankingThe Lane ReportPIKEVILLE, Ky. (May 13, 2015) — Pikeville Medical Center (PMC) is among the top five percent of hospitals in America to achieve the highest rating possible – five-stars – for patient satisfaction in a new system recently introduced by the Center for ...and more »

  • $35.5 million in grants to help areas adapt to coal changesGreenwich TimePIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — James Johnson worked most his life in the coal industry, how people in his hometown of Pikeville have always earned a living; how, until recently, he thought they always would. But Johnson was laid off as the coal industry ...and more »

  • The Lane ReportPikeville Medical Center partners with SOAR, commits $300000The Lane Report“We need a healthy and well-educated workforce in eastern Kentucky to meet our primary goal of creating and maintaining jobs across this region,” said Gov. Beshear. “I'm pleased that Pikeville Medical Center is further investing in the region to ...and more »

  • Belfry tops Pikeville on diamondWilliamson Daily NewsPIKEVILLE, Ky. – The Belfry Pirates pulled out a good win over regional rival Pikeville on Tuesday as they downed the Panthers 5-2 at Davis Park in Pikeville, Ky. Belfry pounded out 12 hits and scored three runs in the first inning. Jacob Francisco had ...and more »

  • WKYTFire Damages Home in Pikeville, Ky.WSAZ-TVPIKEVILLE, Ky. (WSAZ) -- Fire heavily damaged a home Monday evening in the 200 block of Williams Hollow Road in Pikeville, according to information from the city. Flames were showing when Pikeville Fire crews arrived. The fire was reported about 5 p.m. ...Kitchen fire damages Pike County homeWKYTall 2 news articles »

  • Pikeville, KY home catches fireWOWKUpon arrival, the Pikeville Fire Department found the resident of the home had already evacuated, but the building was still on fire. Firefighters were able to contain the fire, but the home did receive substantial damage. The cause of the fire is ...and more »

  • Wells Tough blood drive held in PikevilleWKYTPikeville, KY (WYMT) - Orange and black took over the Kentucky Blood Center in Pikeville today for the Wells Tough blood drive. The University of Pikeville's head basketball coach Kelly Wells along with basketball players we're at the blood center ...

  • WKYTBusiness taking off for White Lightning Ziplines in PikevilleWKYTPikeville, KY (WYMT) - In hopes of bringing in tourism, eight ziplines opened this month at Bob Amos Park, in Pikeville. "It's fun, it's an adrenaline rush, you're high in the air, you're going pretty fast, it feels pretty free to me. I like it" says ...

  • WOWKA Pikeville, KY man found dead after crashWOWKA woman in South Webster, Ohio is facing rape charges. Jolene Jackson was arrested by Scioto County deputies and charged with one count of rape and one count of gross sexual imposition. A woman in South Webster, Ohio is facing rape charges. Jolene ...and more »

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