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  • WCPOBeer-distributorship bill goes to BeshearThe Courier-JournalThe bill, sponsored by Speaker Greg Stumbo, D-Prestonsburg, prevents state regulators from issuing Anheuser-Busch an annual distributor's license, meaning the company will have to get out of the distributing business in Kentucky by the end of the year.A deeper look at the lobbying over Kentucky beer distributionWCPOKentucky Senate gives final passage to bill stripping distributorships from ...Lexington Herald LeaderBeer bill passes SenateThe IndependentRichmond Register -cn|2all 59 news articles »

  • Beshear appoints David Allen Barber to Ky. Supreme Courtcn|2Gov. Steve Beshear has appointed David Allen Barber as a justice of the Supreme Court of Kentucky to replace former Justice Will T. Scott of Pikeville, who left the bench to run for governor. Barber, of Prestonsburg, is a policy and legal adviser in ...and more »

  • Amarillo.comMurder suspects awaiting extradition after Amarillo arrestAmarillo.comTwo suspects in a 2014 homicide in eastern Kentucky are expected to make a court appearance later this week to determine if they will be extradited, authorities said Wednesday. At 1:17 p.m. Tuesday, a Potter County deputy conducted a traffic stop on an ...Floyd Co. shooting suspects arrested in TexasThe Floyd County Timesall 12 news articles »

  • Mountain Parkway Expansion Work ContinuesWMKYAfter a few days off following the severe winter weather that hit Eastern Kentucky late last month, crews returned to work last week along the Mountain Parkway, just west of Salyersville. Clearing, drilling and blasting activities continue as ...

  • FCERS hosts fundraising dinnerThe Floyd County TimesThe event, put on with the help of the Prestonsburg Rotary Club, is one of just a handful of ways the rescue squad obtains funds for its critical mission, exemplified most recently by their tireless service to get medical care to those in need during ...

  • Kentucky's oldest rescue squad preparing for floodsWOWKHer family needed help getting to the hospital, because of severe flash flooding along Daniel's Creek in Banner, Kentucky outside of Prestonsburg. The Floyd County Emergency and Rescue Squad helped Arianna's mother, Cheyanne Horne, get out of her ...and more »

  • Cincinnati.comCVG board bill heads to full HouseCincinnati.comFRANKFORT – The Kentucky House transportation committee Tuesday overwhelmingly passed a bill that would dramatically restructure the board that oversees the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport. The bill, if passed by the full legislature ...and more »

  • Kelsie May advances on The VoiceWilliamson Daily NewsHowever, after seeing her videos, a representative from the Mountain Arts Center in Prestonsburg, Ky. called to ask for her participation in another contest they, along with local talent agent, John Carlin would be hosting. When Mr. Carlin of Lyrick ...and more »

  • WKYTPrestonsburg begins to dig out from heavy snowfallWKYTPRESTONSBURG, Ky (WYMT) - City workers in Prestonsburg are busy trying to dig out the city following Monday's storm. On Tuesday, most city roads in the downtown area were still snow covered. Mayor Les Stapleton tells WYMT that road crews are plowing ...and more »

  • A single mother wages war against the housing authority in Prestonsburg, KYWOWKA single mother remains at war with a public housing complex in Prestonsburg, Kentucky after she says her apartment made her family sick. According to Ashlie Prater, her children never suffered from asthma and respiratory ailments, until she moved into ...and more »

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