Kentucky State Police said detectives are investigating this week after a man was found dead in a pond at the Paintsville Golf Course.
Since its inception, the 46-mile Mountain Parkway Expansion Project has been geared to expand the parkway for 16 miles from Salyersville to Prestonsburg.
On Wednesday, President Donald Trump authorized the declaration of a disaster for severe weather events across Kentucky from Feb. 6 through March 10 of this year, including the Johnson County flooding Feb. 23.
PIKEVILLE — Five people, including two doctors, a dentist and a former Pikeville doctor and his live-in girlfriend, have been charged locally as part of an action announced by the U.S. Department of Justice Wednesday as an attempt to deal with the national opioid epidemic.
At their Thursday meeting, the board of the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center voted to suspend administrator F. D. “Pete” Fitzpatrick for 30 days, effective immediately, with his termination to follow at the end of the 30 day period.
The Johnson County Sheriff’s Department is investigating after a vehicle fire Tuesday on Tobacco Road in Sitka.
Johnson Central went 3-0 this weekend in the People’s Bank Classic at Greenup County.
The Paintsville Tigers welcomed 57th District foe Magoffin County to Charlie Adkins Field Wednesday night.
Paintsville just couldn’t find a way to knock Pikeville off the top of the 15th Region All “A” championship.
Paintsville knocked off East Ridge 9-4 in the 15th Region All “A” Classic semifinals at home Thursday evening.