WKYT - Floyd - Headlines

More Headlines

John Hunt sworn in as Floyd County sheriff

Updated: 09/30/2014 - Former Kentucky State Police trooper John Hunt took the oath of office Tuesday to become Floyd County's next sheriff. Hunt succeeds John K. Blackburn, who served four terms and nearly 16 years in office.

Read More

Police searching for escaped Floyd County inmate

Updated: 10/01/2014 - Prestonsburg Police are searching for an inmate who escaped while being transported from the Floyd County Detention Center to the Pike County Detention Center.

Read More

Big Sandy Kickoff to Cure Diabetes

Posted: 09/24/2014 - The Third Annual Big Sandy Walk to Cure Diabetes is a public celebration of those living with type one and the progress being made to find a cure for type one diabetes. The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, in partnership with Walters Toyota, invite anyone touched by the disease to attend. The event will offer free kid’s activities, live music and lunch immediately following the walk.

Read More

Beshear asks for Eastern Ky. disaster declaration

Posted: 09/23/2014 - Gov. Steve Beshear has asked for a federal disaster declaration in eastern Kentucky following heavy rains that caused flooding, washed out roads and forced people from their homes.

Read More

Floyd County woman goes into labor during flood

Posted: 08/29/2014 - It is a story of happiness in a time of fear. Many people in the Big Sandy Region continue to clean up following last Friday's heavy rainfall. One family in the Banner community of Floyd County, has quite a story to one day tell the newest member of their family.

Read More

Tempers flare at Mud Creek FD board meeting

Updated: 08/25/2014 - Monday night's meeting of the Mud Creek Fire Department Board of Trustees often fell into chaos as some argued for the dismissal of Chief Curtis Tackett.

Read More

Mudslide topples Floyd County home

Posted: 08/23/2014 - One family in the Tram community of Floyd County says they are picking up the pieces after a mudslide during Friday's storms pushed their trailer home off its foundations.

Read More
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.