Updated: 07/20/2010 - Governor Beshear will tour Pike County tomorrow after declaring a state of emergency.
Updated: 07/20/2010 - Boil water advisories are issued for several areas in Pike County
Updated: 07/20/2010 - In light of devastating flash floods, Governor Steve Beshear activated the Commonwealth Emergency Operations Center Sunday and declared a State of Emergency for Pike County to allow necessary assistance to quickly get to those in need.
Updated: 07/17/2010 - Pike and Shelby Counties were hard hit Saturday by heavy rain.
Updated: 07/18/2010 - A manhunt in Pike County ended peacefully after a man suspected in a shooting called Kentucky State Police to turn himself in.
Posted: 07/16/2010 - Thirty contestants from across the state will be vying for the title of Miss Kentucky 2010 and for the first time ever the public will have the opportunity to decide which contestant will become one of the semi-finalists on the final night of competition.
Posted: 07/15/2010 - A coal mine operator learns his fate after violating mine safety standards.
Posted: 07/15/2010 - Cities and counties in Southern and Eastern Kentucky interested in submitting grant applications for federal funding support from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) for community strategic planning will now have additional time to file those applications.
Posted: 07/15/2010 - Beginning with the fall 2010 semester, Pikeville College and Morehead State University (MSU) will work together to offer what has been referred to as “the model Teacher Leader (TL) master’s program for Kentucky.”
Posted: 07/15/2010 - Through a series of seven monthly, one-day sessions, held in various locations in the county, participants are educated about Pike County and its challenges.
Updated: 07/14/2010 - In light of several recent mining disasters, hundreds of coal miners from seven states are training for mine rescues right here in eastern Kentucky.
Posted: 07/14/2010 - Over the past several months, efforts have been very successful in developing an alumni association recognizing those who attended and completed at least three credit hours at Prestonsburg Community College, Mayo Technical College or Big Sandy Community and Technical College.
Updated: 07/13/2010 - Mine Safety and Health Administration is trying to pass a bill that would make it easier to punish mines with a history of safety issues.
Posted: 07/13/2010 - The crash happened just before 5:30 Monday afternoon on U.S. 460 in Pike County.
Posted: 07/12/2010 - It happened on U.S. 460 in Draffin. Police say the victim's vehicle left the roadway and overturned in a creek.
Updated: 07/11/2010 - A dream for one county's Humane Society is finally realized.
Posted: 07/09/2010 - The Kentucky Public Service Commission says the Kentucky Power Company should have done more to trim trees around its power lines.
Posted: 07/09/2010 - Police need your help to solve a string of crimes at the state Department of Transportation garage in Pikeville. Officials believe the recent burglaries are connected.
Posted: 07/08/2010 - LightYear Network Solutions has agreed to assume nearly four million dollars of the company's liabilities.
Posted: 07/08/2010 - The Riverfill 10 movie theater in Pikeville is believed to be one of the first theaters in this area to show a captioned movie that caters to the hearing impaired.
Updated: 07/07/2010 - Pikeville Medical Center's new emergency department is now open for patients. Officials held a grand opening ceremony Tuesday night.
Posted: 07/06/2010 - Dwayne Wheeler will join the Bears after playing one season at the University of Charleston for Greg White.
Posted: 07/06/2010 - Pike County Judge Executive Wayne T. Rutherford is still upset about a rate increase by American Electric Power.