Pikeville News

  • Pike County loses lawsuit over coal severance tax processWCHS-TV8PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- A judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by Pike County Fiscal Court against state officials over a new process it must go through to receive coal severance tax proceeds. The Appalachian News-Express (http://bit.ly/1EaqZ09) cited ...and more »

  • Lexington Herald LeaderSOAR summit rescheduled for May 11 in PikevilleLexington Herald LeaderPIKEVILLE, Ky. — A strategy summit focusing on ways to boost eastern Kentucky's economy has been rescheduled for May 11 in Pikeville at the East Kentucky Expo Center. The summit had been planned for Feb. 16 but was canceled due to a snowstorm.

  • WTVQPikeville program raising money for statue of Paul PattonWTVQPIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Pikeville Main Street Program is trying to raise funds to place a bronze statue of former Gov. Paul Patton in a park in his eastern Kentucky hometown. Main Street Director Minta Trimble wrote to potential donors for the $75 ...and more »

  • WSAZ-TVThousands Without Water in Pike County, Ky., Fire Departments Distributing WaterWSAZ-TVA boil water advisory remains in effect for all customers until further notice. They say the Russell Fork Water Treatment facility is working at limited capacity, but producing water. The City of Pikeville is also continuing to produce water and ...Pike county faces widespread water outagesWKYTall 7 news articles »

  • Community Trust Bancorp, Inc. Declares Its Cash DividendBusiness Wire (press release)PIKEVILLE, Ky.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On January 27, 2015, Community Trust Bancorp, Inc., (NASDAQ: CTBI) declared its cash dividend of $0.30 per share, which will be paid on April 1, 2015, to shareholders of record on March 15, 2015. Community Trust ...and more »

  • Water service issues plaguing most of Pike County, KYWOWKWater issues are also affecting the city of Pikeville , KY. Pike County and Pikeville are on two different water systems. Pikeville is supplied from a municipal water source, while Pike County gets water from Mountain Water District. Pikeville's City ...and more »

  • Initial grant for Appalachian group approvedBowling Green Daily NewsPIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The nonprofit group Shaping Our Appalachian Region Inc. has received approval for a $200,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission. The grant money will help pay for the nonprofit organization's startup costs.and more »

  • WTVQSOAR meeting in Pikeville postponedThe Independent... and their $10 fees and will roll them over as registrants for a rescheduled Summit. People who pre-registered for the event who are seeking refunds may email the SOAR office beginning tomorrow through the SOAR website at www.soar-ky.org/contact/.SOAR strategy summit postponed due to weatherWTVQall 18 news articles »

  • WSAZ-TVPikeville Murder Case Sent to Grand JuryWSAZ-TVPIKEVILLE Ky. (WSAZ) -- A murder case in Pikeville has been sent to the grand jury. Robert Adkins, 36, is charged with shooting and killing James Pratt, 37. The shooting happened last month at a home on Jay Street. According to reports from the ...Pikeville man charged with murder after fatal shootingLexington Herald Leaderall 6 news articles »

  • Man shot and killed in Pikeville, KYWOWKOne person has died after a shooting in Pikeville, Kentucky. According to a release from the Pikeville Police Dept., police responded to a shooting on Jay Street on Feb. 11. They found James Kevin Pratt with a gunshot wound to his chest. Pratt was ...and more »

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