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  • Farmers market gaining national attentionThe Floyd County TimesPRESTONSBURG — The Floyd County Farmers Market has shown considerable growth during its five-year existence, from having a couple of farmers who made a combined $600 the first year, to adding many more farmers, cooks and craftsmen and bringing ...and more »

  • Rose, ADN closing in on Eastern Kentucky vs. The WorldThe Floyd County TimesPRESTONSBURG - Kent Rose built it and they came. And now, they're coming back. Rose and his Arm Drop Nation will converge upon Combs Airport in Hager Hill for the Appalachian Wireless Hillbilly Arm Drop Drags' next event, Eastern Kentucky vs.

  • No, Stumbo wasn't kicked out of White House, but...The Courier-Journal (blog)Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo tweeted Wednesday evening that he had "just got thrown out of White House after shouting match with Administration over coal..." But in a phone interview later Stumbo admitted he was not thrown out, but had had a ...Stumbo says tweet about getting thrown out of White House was a jokeWDRBall 8 news articles »

  • O'Quinn to guide East Ridge football teamThe Floyd County TimesLICK CREEK - Kenneth O'Quinn has been named the new head coach of the East Ridge High School football program. O'Quinn is a former assistant coach on the East Ridge and Elkhorn City coaching staffs. He replaces Brad Allen at the helm of the program ...

  • Heiner, Comer speak at business summitState-Journal.comLOUISVILLE — Republican gubernatorial candidate Hal Heiner and Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer, a potential entry in next year's GOP primary, shared similar positions on issues such as Common Core education standards, right-to-work ...and more »

  • Blackcats finish runner-up in UK tournamentThe Floyd County TimesPRESTONSBURG - Prestonsburg finished runner-up in the University of Kentucky-hosted 7-on-7 passing tournament on Saturday. The Blackcats fell to Bryan Station in the championship game of the highly-competitive high school 7-on-7 tournament.and more »

  • Search and rescue dogs from throughout the state training in Eastern KentuckyWKYTPRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - Using their noses to sniff out trouble. A group of specialized dogs were recently in the mountains. The Kentucky Search Dog Association brought wilderness tracking dogs and cadaver dogs to train using a variety of terrain ...Search and rescue dogs train in eastern KentuckyWashington Timesall 7 news articles »

  • Prestonsburg Police investigating armed robberyWKYTPRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT Prestonsburg Police need your help finding a man who robbed a Floyd County convenience store. It happened at the Skeans Marathon off US 23 early Sunday morning. Police say the robber sticks out because of his height.

  • Firefighters on scene of Prestonsburg business fireWKYTPrestonsburg, Kentucky - A World Wide Equipment business office in Prestonsburg went up in flames sometime around four Wednesday afternoon. A lady working at the corporate office tells us the building housed sales representatives and they do all the ...Fire Destroys Trucking Business in Floyd County, Ky.WSAZ-TVFire devastates Worldwide EquipmentThe Floyd County Timesall 6 news articles »

  • 'Mugg-Z Café' opens inside Prestonsburg nursing homeWKYTPRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - There is a new café open in Prestonsburg with a unique name and an unlikely location. 'Mugg-Z Café' at Riverview Health Care is a way to help the community connect with some of it's oldest members. Step inside Riverview ...

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