Pikeville News

  • Belfry, Pikeville ranked No. 2 in Ky.Williamson Daily NewsThe Belfry Pirates and Pikeville Panthers are both ranked No. 2 in the Associated Press Poll this week for Kentucky high school football teams. Belfry is coming off a dominant district win over Sheldon Clark and improved its record to 4-1. Meanwhile ...

  • Eastern Kentucky schools losing enrollmentLexington Herald LeaderPIKEVILLE, Ky. — Enrollments in eastern Kentucky public school districts are falling as the region continues its economic struggles amid a declining coal industry. The issue has a direct impact on school funding. The largest factor determining how ...

  • Pike County water pumping station gets FEMA grantLexington Herald LeaderPIKEVILLE, Ky. — The Pike County Mountain Water District is receiving a $1 million grant to relocate pumping stations that experience outages due to flooding. According to a news release from Kentucky Emergency Management, the Federal Emergency ...

  • News & ObserverAs families flee coal country, schools struggleNews & ObserverPIKEVILLE, Ky. — When it opened in 1990 amid boom times deep in eastern Kentucky coal country, Shelby Valley High School had nearly 1,000 students, with enough demand that it built an addition the next year. Now the mines are closing, and the school ...

  • School district drops weight-lost contestBowling Green Daily NewsPIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — An eastern Kentucky school district is dropping its plans for a weight-loss competition among its students. Some schools in the Pike County School District sent permission slips home asking parents to allow their children to take ...and more »

  • Second person dies following 5-vehicle crash in PikevilleWKYTOfficials with the Pikeville Police Department say 58-year-old, Walter W. Gearhart, has died following Monday's 5-vehicle crash on US 23. The collision remains under investigation by Pikeville Police Department and Kentucky State Police Commercial ...

  • Man dies from injuries in Pikeville, KY vehicle collisionWOWKOne man is dead following a five-vehicle crash in Pikeville , Kentucky . According to a news release from the city of Pikeville , Walter Gearheart, 58, was pronounced dead at Pikeville Medical Center Monday, September 8. The accident happened at the ...and more »

  • Second Person Dies From Injuries in Five Vehicle CrashWSAZ-TVPIKEVILLE, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A second driver has now died from injuries she suffered in a five vehicle crash in Pike County last week. The accident happened on US 23 at the Island Creek intersection near Pikeville on September 8. Walter Gearhart, 58, of ...Man Dies From Injuries In Multi-Vehicle AccidentWCHS-TV8all 2 news articles »

  • Football Entertains Pikeville (Ky.) for Home OpenerMSU EaglesMOREHEAD, Ky. -- The Morehead State football team opens its home schedule Saturday at 6 p.m. ET against Pikeville (Ky.). It will be a Black Out at Jayne Stadium with fans encouraged to wear black. Morehead State (0-1) is coming off a season-opening ...WYMT to televise MSU-UPike football contestWKYTall 7 news articles »

  • Pikeville, Western Kentucky reach partnership10TVPIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The University of Pikeville and Western Kentucky University are collaborating to provide wider access to some programs. The schools say students in eastern Kentucky will have three health-related master's degree programs ...WKU and U-Pike Form PartnershipWBKOall 19 news articles »

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