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Prestonsburg, Kentucky is located in Floyd County. Zip codes in Prestonsburg, KY include 41653. The median home price in Prestonsburg is $119,900. More Prestonsburg information.

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Friday Sep 12 | Floyd County Times

BSCTC to host annual Alumni Homecoming Sept. 19

Big Sandy Community and Technical College will hold its annual Alumni Homecoming at 5 p.m., Friday, Sept. 19 on its Prestonsburg campus.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Floyd County Times

Yard of the Month announced for September

The Prestonsburg Women's Club has awarded James and Phyllis Waddles with the September Yard of the Month award. The Waddles' yard features an assortment of ornamental flowers, grasses, and trees, including hydrangeas, liriope, black-eyed susans, datura, poppies, and irises.

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Floyd County Times

Lexington man collects, donates luggage for foster kids

Pratt donated an assortment of collected suitcases, and even tennis rackets and crutches that may be put to good use, to the Cabinet for Health and Family Services on Wednesday. Pratt donated an assortment of collected suitcases, and even tennis rackets and crutches that may be put to good use, to the Cabinet for Health and Family Services on Wednesday.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Floyd County Times

Civil War general, wife return to Prestonsburg

After an afternoon of shopping and visiting friends, Gen. and Mrs. Morgan enjoyed a dinner with friends at Billy Ray's Restaurant.

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Los Angeles Times

Early treatment may decrease autism signs

New research suggests intervention during infant years may improve autism symptoms by age 3. Here, a 3-year-old works on an iPad at the Highlands Center for Autism in Prestonsburg, Ky. New research suggests intervention during infant years may improve autism symptoms by age 3. Here, a 3-year-old works on an iPad at the Highlands Center for Autism in Prestonsburg, Ky.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Floyd County Times

Sen. Turner receives award for leadership and advocacy for persons with disabilities

Senator Johnny Ray Turner, D-Prestonsburg, and Norma McCormick, KRA member were both award winners at the KRA Awards Breakfast. Senator Turner received the 2014 KRA Legislative Affair Award and McCormick won an award for her work as a Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor with people in Eastern Kentucky.

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CNN

One dance class changed her life

On a whim, Baldwin joined her friend in a dance fitness class in 2013. To her surprise, she discovered she enjoyed the class and began attending regularly.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Williamson Daily News Online

Shooter Jennings tickets to be awarded at festival

Tickets to see Shooter Jennings in Prestonsburg will be a prize in a drawing to be held during the King Coal Festival, according to organizers.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Floyd County Times

Lowe named director of library services

Lowe, who resides in Prestonsburg, has worked in the library at BSCTC for 21 years. She attended Prestonsburg Community College, earned her undergraduate degree in business administration from Eastern Kentucky University and completed her graduate degree in library and information studies from Florida State University.

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Floyd County Times

Car jumps curb, lands in parking lot

The car careened off the curve near the intersection of University and North Lake Drive, dragging clumps of sod into the parking lot where it stopped. The car careened off the curve near the intersection of University and North Lake Drive, dragging clumps of sod into the parking lot where it stopped.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

WBKO-TV Bowling Green

Tours Being Held at 2 State Parks to See Elk

Elk were gone from Kentucky for 150 years but were returned in 1997. Now there are around 10,000 of the animals.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Floyd County Times

Rescue squad building, monument dedicated

Floyd County Emergency and Rescue Squad Captain Tim Cooley called Saturday's dedication of the new Alexander-Goble-Willis Rescue Training Center, and the unveiling of the monument out front, one of the most important events in Floyd County's history, and a big day for Kentucky as a whole.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Floyd County Times

For the Record -

First National Bank of Willliamson vs. Daryl Ordahl, Veronica Ordahl, Capital One Bank, Mid-South Capital/Fox Law Office, Floyd County and City of Prestonsburg.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Floyd County Times

Chase nets felony charges

A man who ran away when police informed him he was under arrest on an active warrant ended up facing a slew of charges in the process.

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Floyd County Times

Clarification

In a story which ran in our Aug. 20 edition, it was noted that the owners of Prestonsburg pharmacies MedZone and Neighborhood Pharmacy paid fines and surrrendered their licenses to dispense controlled substances, as part as a settlement with the U.S. government to end a civil complaint that they failed to keep adequate records of controlled ... (more)

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Floyd County Times

A Labor Day tributeto Job Corps

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson made good on his promise of a "War on Poverty" with the Economic Opportunity Act.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Floyd County Times

Sloan home named 'Yard of the Month' for August

The Prestonsburg Woman's Club has given the August Yard of the Month award to Thursa Sloan of Cardinal Street.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Floyd County Times

Farmer's market hosting free concert Saturday

The Floyd County Farmer's Market is partnering with the Prestonsburg Convention and Visitor's Bureau to put on what they call the city's first "agri-tainment" event, the Cornstock Music Festival, August 30 at the downtown municipal parking lot.

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Floyd County Times

McConnell talks coal at Worldwide Equipment

U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell made the first of several stops through Floyd County on Friday at Worldwide Equipment in Prestonsburg, as his campaign to retain his seat enters its last three months.

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Floyd County Times

Storm swamps city

Mud was largely the story of the storm, with it covering some roads, ripping away others and leaving little else behind, or filling some homes and buildings.

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