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  • NPR'It's called the Constitution'Cincinnati.comThe Kentucky Tourism Development Finanance Authority on Tuesday gave preliminary approval for up to $18.25 million in sales tax rebates over 10 years for the Ark Encounter on tickets, souvenirs, food and other things. Ark Encounter is a $172 million ...Lawmaker takes issue with Stumbo's critical comments about Ark parkLexington Herald Leaderall 68 news articles »

  • Shirley Thomas earns July Yard of the Month honorsThe Floyd County TimesAround her walkways you can find several varieties of ornamental grasses, ferns, hostas, Kentucky and southern magnolias, and aucuba plants. Among the more exotic species she has planted are the Japanese painted fern, Brazilian butterfly plant, Serbian ...

  • As digital conversion looms, preparations made for safety, securityThe Floyd County TimesThe DDL is a program run by the University of Kentucky in which students take courses, watch videos, and complete assessments on appropriate use of technology, online etiquette, cyber-bullying awareness, and more. Students must complete the DDL ...

  • Plans Moving Forward for New High School in Floyd CountyWSAZ-TVPRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WSAZ) – Plans for a new high school in Floyd County are moving forward after the school board recently gave its approval for the project. Schools Superintendent, Henry Webb says they have been discussing the new school for years ...Plans underway for a new high school in Floyd CountyWKYTall 3 news articles »

  • Opposing ViewsCockfighting: KY Man and Son Plead Guilty to Running One of the Largest ...Opposing ViewsWFPL and Kentucky Public Radio reported that the Stumbos are "distant cousins" of Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo, 63, a Democrat from Prestonsburg, who told the station he has not attended a cockfight in about 35 years. The Club reportedly had ...

  • Latest with Dalton FrasureBlueGoldNews.com (subscription)Prestonsburg High (KY.) tight end Dalton Frasure is just starting his two-a-days with his high school team. But he's also had some workouts this summer at various camps. Prestonsburg High (KY.) tight end Dalton Frasure is just starting his two-a-days ...

  • Stumbo: State tax incentives for Noah's Ark theme park violate constitutionLexington Herald LeaderStumbo's comments came during a wide-ranging news conference in his Capitol office, during which he also contended that Bill Bissett, president of the Kentucky Coal Association, was "hand-picked" for the job by U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell and that he has ...and more »

  • Eastern Kentucky Soccer Conference to host annual Soccer-RamaThe Floyd County TimesField 1: 2:55 p.m. - Menifee County vs. Prestonsburg; 3:30 p.m. - Johnson Central vs. Prestonsburg; 4 p.m. - Paintsville vs. Estill County; 4:30 p.m. - Pikeville vs. Estill County; 5 p.m. - Belfry vs. Prestonsburg; 5:30 p.m. - Pikeville vs ...

  • 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 »

  • Fire Destroys Trucking Business in Floyd County, Ky.WSAZ-TVFLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A fire that destroyed a trucking business in Prestonsburg on Wednesday was so massive that nearly 70 firefighters from 13 departments responded, Prestonsburg Fire Chief Bobby Carpenter said. Worldwide Equipment ...Firefighters on scene of Prestonsburg business fireWKYTFire devastates Worldwide EquipmentThe Floyd County Timesall 6 news articles »

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