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Troopers: Dead body found along eastern Kentucky hiking trail

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WKYT) -Kentucky State Police say a death investigation is underway after a hiker found a body on a trail in eastern Kentucky.Troopers say they received notification of the body just after 8 p.m. at Jenny Wiley State Park.Investigators believe the death was from natural causes, and


One killed in farm tractor accident in Floyd County, Ky.

DAVID, Ky. (WCHS/WVAH) —Kentucky State Police are investigating a fatal farm tractor accident on Triple S Road in Floyd County.A release from Kentucky State Police said one person was killed after a farm tractor overturned into a creek at about 6 p.m. Friday, trapping the operator underneath.At this


Hot conditions continue for the first part of the week

TuesdayThe second day of the work week brings a little better chance for scattered afternoon showers and storms, but they still look to be spotty. Temperatures won't change a lot, even with a few clouds added into the mix. We'll still top out around 90 in most locations.

WYMT.COM - 2018-06-18 03:07:00

KSP: Flat Gap man arrested for burglary rammed homeowner’s vehicle

Kentucky State Police Trooper J. Johnson responded to the complaint Sunday evening and wrote in the citation that the perpetrator attempted to flee in a silver Chevrolet passenger car, using the car to ram the victim’s vehicle. According to the citation, the perpetrator, later identified as Steven R


Pikeville Dinner in White raises money for downtown revitalization

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) -Dozens gathered for Dinner in White in downtown Pikeville Saturday night.The event is named after the white dress attire. The dinner is a fundraiser for revitalizing downtown.Musicians performed live music and people attending had the option of ordering dinner from local resta

WYMT.COM - 2018-06-16 20:40:00

Fatal crash involving farm tractor in Floyd Co. - ABC 36 News

Graphic Courtesy: MGN OnlineDAVID, Ky. (WTVQ)- Kentucky State Police are investigating a farm tractor accident with one fatality on Triple S Road off KY RT. 404 in David that happened Friday.KSP says just after 6p.m. Friday, Post 09 received the call of a farm tractor which had overturned in the cre


Vnbtrust National Association Has Decreased Its Dollar Tree (DLTR) Position by $1.78 Million as Stock Price Declined; Visa Com Cl A (V) Shareholder Vision Capital Management Has Decreased Its Position as Stock Price Rose | Bibey Post

Vnbtrust National Association Has Decreased Its Dollar Tree (DLTR) Position by $1.78 Million as Stock Price Declined; Visa Com Cl A (V) Shareholder Vision Capital Management Has Decreased Its Position as Stock Price RoseJune 17, 2018 -By Richard ConnerVnbtrust National Association decreased its stak

BIBEYPOST.COM - 2018-06-17 19:04:05

Pete Davidson and Cazzie David 'on a break' when he started dating Ariana Grande

Pete Davidson and Cazzie David were "on a break" when he started dating Ariana Grande.The 'Saturday Night Live' star and his former girlfriend were taking time out from their relationship "but not necessarily broken up for good" when he began pursuing a romance with Ariana last month and he quickly

APPALACHIAN NEWS-EXPRESS - 2018-06-17 08:00:00

Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson cohabiting?

The 24-year-old singer posted a picture from 'Spongebob Square Pants' on Instagram on Saturday (16.06.18) of the titular yellow sponge cartoon sat in the middle of a room on the floor with no furniture, hinting that following Pete's proposal last week, after weeks of dating, the loved-up pair are no

ROGERSVILLE REVIEW - 2018-06-17 16:00:00

Police: Man arrested for DUI on a little girl's stolen pink bicycle

PAINTSVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) -A man allegedly rode under the influence on a little girl's stolen pink and white bicycle Thursday after he stole a woman's purse.Police said Michael Jennings, 53, of Paintsville, traveled the wrong way on Main Street on a pink and white bicycle when an officer stopped him.E


Community Trust creates $5M reserve to reimburse clients for deposit add-ons

Community Trust Bancorp in Pikeville, Ky., has set aside nearly $5 million to reimburse customers for two deposit add-on products.


Man charged with DUI on a stolen bicycle

PAINTSVILLE, Ky. — While drunk-driving arrests are a daily occurrence, it isn’t every day someone gets a DUI on a bicycle … but that is exactly what happened early this morning in Paintsville.


'The Sound of Music,' a royal wedding and car trouble

All the dishes are cleanI’m comfortable in my writing chairAbbey, my aging dog,Hasn’t a care.

KINGSPORT TIMES-NEWS - 2018-06-16 16:30:00

Johnson Co. native develops product with international application

Dan Short, of Paris, originally of Paintsville, is seeing his hope and dream coming to fruition. And as he says, “Sometimes the truth makes the best story.” Here’s the truth.


Death investigation underway at Jenny Wiley State Resort Park - ABC 36 News

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WTVQ) – A death investigation is underway at Jenny Wiley State Resort Park in Floyd County after a body was found Wednesday night along a bike trail, according to State Police.


Tip leads deputy to drug arrest

Floyd County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a complaint, Monday, of possible drug trafficking out of a light green vehicle seen in the Water Gap area.


'Gang' member demands money at Kingsport City Hall

Two men claimed that while traveling on Carters Valley another vehicle pulled in front of them and almost caused a crash. The suspect car then began swapping lanes, while occupants inside used a wooden pole to hit the complainant's vehicle. Names of suspects were provided to police, but both alleged


State Police arrest six sex offenders during compliance sweep in Mingo County

According to theWilliamson Daily News, troopers have been visiting people on the sex offender registry since January, making sure their information is updates and correct. Last week, they began to arrest those who had not made troopers aware of changes.


Local dentists retire after 35 years

Dr. James M. Jolly Jr., right, and his wife Judy, second from right, are retiring after 35 years of practicing dentistry and running a business together.Hazard Herald photo by Katie Kelley


Woman drops monthly bill money, police search for thieves who claimed it

Apparently, an employee picked up the envelope. Later, two people went to the employee, claimed the money and left the mall.