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  • Daily YonderSpeak Your Piece: Where the Dead Are Not PastDaily YonderSoldiers line up for the funeral of Corporal Brent Coleman in Pikeville, KY. Photo Soldiers line up for the funeral of Corporal Brent Coleman in Pikeville, Kentucky. Photo by Shawn Poynter. Now I see things differently. I see our pioneer cemetery as a ...and more »

  • E. Ky. already has broadbandLexington Herald Leader... and a nod, via loan or grant. Government does real harm to existing jobs when funding parallel networks that compete with privately owned, taxpaying businesses. The upcoming SOAR conference in Pikeville would be a good place to start recognizing this.

  • Lexington Herald LeaderFormer Kentucky FBI agent relives notorious case as movie consultantLexington Herald LeaderRetired FBI supervisor Jim Huggins, center, talked on May 25, 2016 with two extras on a movie being filmed in Central and Eastern Kentucky about the first FBI agent convicted in a homicide. Huggins, now retired, led the agency's investigation of the ...

  • UPIKE hires school's first provostThe Lane ReportPIKEVILLE, Ky. (May 26, 2016) — The University of Pikeville has announced the appointment of Lori Werth, Ph.D., M.S., as the institution's first provost. The University of Pikeville's Board of Trustees, following a national search and a series of ...and more »

  • 89.3 WFPLHere Are The Kentucky State House Races To Watch This Year89.3 WFPLThere are 65 contested races in the Kentucky House of Representatives this year, and the political stakes are high. Republicans are once again angling to take control of the chamber, which happens to be the last legislative body controlled by Democrats ...and more »

  • WTVQFelony drug arrest in Pike Co.WTVQPIKEVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky State Police have arrested a Michigan man on trafficking charges after receiving a tip about marijuana coming in to Pike Co. Troopers say their investigation led them to Christopher Higgins, 48, of Stockbridge, Michigan ...8 pounds of marijuana seized in Pike County drug bustWSAZ-TVall 3 news articles »

  • No fear: Larry up for any challengeUniversity of Wisconsin BadgersLarry returned to the field at Pikeville (Kentucky) University, but suffered the same injury to the same knee. "I thought that maybe this isn't what Jesus would have for me," he said. "One of the guys at my high school ran track at a junior college, so ...and more »

  • MLive.comWatch Zach Fylling finish 300 game at nationals to cap all-American careerMLive.comPIKEVILLE, KY – Zach Fylling isn't a cardiologist. At least not yet. But he fully understands the importance of a healthy heartrate. As the anchor for the nationally-ranked University of Pikeville men's bowling team, his pulse would be pounding if he ...

  • Lexington Herald LeaderShooting of movie begins next week in Lexington area, then HarlanLexington Herald LeaderPutnam, who was married, had been transferred from Pikeville to an assignment in Miami in 1989 when Smith, 27, called and told him she was pregnant. When he returned to Kentucky to testify in a case, she confronted him at a Pikeville hotel. Putnam said ...and more »

  • Williamson Daily NewsHillbilly Days 2016 in Pikeville, Ky.Williamson Daily NewsPIKEVILLE, Ky. – The annual Hillbilly Days in downtown Pikeville, Ky. will be held April 21 – April 23, 2016. One of the state's largest festivals, it started back in 1977. Pike County and the surrounding region has been celebrating Hillbilly Days for ...and more »

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