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Pirates looking for double-digit wins in 10th straight season  Huntington Herald Dispatch

GOODY, Ky. — Since the 2010 season, no high school football team within Class AAA, and arguably any class in the entire state of Kentucky, has seen the same ...



Belfry for a buck: School drops ticket prices for students to ease economic burden  WYMT News

BELFRY, Ky. (WYMT) - Students at Belfry High School will have a chance to attend games this year at a discounted price. The administration said the price drop ...



Belfry Pirates unveil 2019 football schedule | Sports  Williamson Daily News

GOODY, Ky. - Although it is just March, it is never too early to get excited for football season on Pond Creek.The Belfry Pirates and coach Philip Haywood have ...



Former Belfry football player seriously injured in Lexington shooting  WYMT News

PIKE COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - <.b>Update 6/25. According to a post on social media, Cameron's mother says he is out of the ICU and is able to walk a short ...



2019 SOAR Summit to feature more than 90 exhibits | News  Morehead News

The 2019 SOAR Summit will feature more than 90 exhibits from businesses and organizations from Appalachia Kentucky.



SOAR summit starts Thursday  The Independent

PIKEVILLE The 2019 SOAR Summit will feature more than 90 exhibits from businesses and organizations from throughout Appalachia Kentucky.



Former Belfry player converting old game films | Sports  Williamson Daily News

BELFRY, Ky. — Everyone seems to love nostalgia, especially when it comes to their old high school sports teams.



Boyle County at Belfry high school football game recap November 16, 2018  Lexington Herald-Leader

A recap of the Boyle County-Belfry high school football game played in Belfry, Kentucky on Friday, November 16, 2018.



35th Annual Community Trust Bank  WYMT News

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) - The Community Trust Bank/WYMT Pike County Bowl is always an exciting time here in the mountains because it means that football is ...



Man indicted in theft of athletic gear from Belfry High School  Williamson Daily News

PIKEVILLE, Ky. - The Commonwealth Attorney's office of Pike County, Ky., released several indictments that were recently handed down by the grand jury for the ...



Belfry announces dates for youth camps | Sports  Williamson Daily News

GOODY, Ky. - The Belfry High School football and basketball programs recently released their dates for their annual youth camps that they hold every year for ...



Lexington Catholic at Belfry high school football game recap November 9, 2018  Lexington Herald-Leader

A recap of the Lexington Catholic-Belfry high school football playoff game played on Friday, November 9, 2018.



Belfry High's Kailee Rash and Kylea Stanley ink with Ohio Valley University  Williamson Daily News

GOODY, Ky. — There was a huge turnout in the library at Belfry High School on Thursday afternoon, as senior softball players Kailee Rash and Kylea Stanley ...



Belfry Football Kicks off field turf fundraiser | Sports  Williamson Daily News

BELFRY, Ky. --The Belfry High School football team and the Belfry Athletic Facility Boosters officially announced on Thursday evening that they were beginning ...



David Early carries Logan Wildcats past Pikeville 70-62 | Sports  Williamson Daily News

GOODY, Ky. - The No. 4 ranked Logan Wildcats (6-1) got off to a slow start at the 44th Mountain Schoolboy Classic played at Belfry High School on Friday night.



Lady Pirates continue winning ways | Sports  Williamson Daily News

BELFRY, Ky. - The Belfry Lady Pirates Middle School girls basketball team continued their winning ways over the past couple of weeks as they picked up three ...



UK Helping Belfry High School Research Team Get to India  UKNow

LEXINGTON, Ky., (Feb. 26, 2018) — When the University of Kentucky sent water testing equipment to nine schools around the state and 10 schools in India, ...



Belfry home destroyed in fire  ekbtv.com

BELFRY, Ky. — A residence in the Belfry community was destroyed Thursday morning. The Belfry Volunteer Fire Department responded to a structure fire on ...



HHS escapes Belfry, 17-9  Huntington Herald Dispatch

BELFRY, Ky. — For Huntington coach Billy Seals, it wasn't the prettiest game he'd coached with the Highlanders. However, Friday night's 17-9 win over Belfry in ...



Belfry Pirates keelhaul Piarist Knights 75-12 | Sports  Williamson Daily News

BELFRY, Ky. - The Knights from Piarist School visited Belfry High School Friday night having only two wins under their belt this season. On this night, they would ...



Belfry soccer scrimmages Chapmanville on Monday | Sports  Williamson Daily News

BELFRY, Ky. - The Belfry Pirates had a scrimmage game against the Chapmanville Tigers on Monday at the Belfry High School Sports Complex.



Pikeville High School near top in U.S. News rankings  Appalachian News-Express

Pikeville High School ranked near the top among high schools in the state in a recently released “Best High Schools Rankings” by U.S. News and World Report, ...



Belfry Head Coach Phillip Haywood honored by Congressman Rogers  WYMT News

Rogers honored Haywood's career by presenting him with an American flag flown in Haywood's name, along with remarks made on the House floor.



Tug Valley, Belfry square off in basketball action  Williamson Daily News

GOODY, Ky. - Summer basketball action was in full-swing as Belfry High School and coach Mark Thompson held their two day team camp on Thursday and ...



Facebook founder talks to Belfry High students  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HAZARD, Ky. - Belfry High School senior Lyndsay Coleman said Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg was laughing at her joke while playing a game she helped ...



Pedestrian killed in crash near Belfry | News  Williamson Daily News

WILLIAMSON - Kentucky State Police are investigating a single-car collision that killed a woman walking along U.S. 119 near Belfry on Wednesday.



Community providing back-to-school support | News | news-expressky.com  Appalachian News-Express

This year, the United States is expecting a record back-to-school shopping season.



Belfry boys tennis wins regional title | Sports  Williamson Daily News

HD MediaThe Belfry High School boys tennis team won its third straight 15th Regional Championship Monday night in Morgan County, Kentucky.



Belfry runs past Central for fourth straight Class 3-A title  USA TODAY High School Sports

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The mountain men from Belfry High School – led by a mountainous offensive line – showcased their old-school rushing attack and ...



Reports: Eastern Kentucky University football player injured in Lexington shooting  Courier Journal

Cameron Catron, a redshirt sophomore wide receiver for EKU, was reportedly shot early Sunday outside Two Keys Tavern in Lexington.



Belfry’s Haywood first Kentucky football coach to win national high school award  Lexington Herald Leader

Philip Haywood, Kentucky's all-time winningest high school football coach with 417 career victories, capped a 14-1 season in 2016 by leading the Pirates to the ...



CAM Stadium set for new field turf | Sports  Williamson Daily News

Legendary coach Philip Haywood and the Belfry Pirates football team held a field-turf fundraising kickoff event on Thursday evening in the athletic complex at ...



UPIKE Football names former Prestonsburg HS coach DeRossett as LB coach  WYMT News

PIKEVILLE, Ky. -- One of eastern Kentucky's longest-tenured football coaches has found a new home at UPIKE. Former Prestonsburg High School head coach ...



Belfry soccer gets swept by Prestonsburg | Sports  Williamson Daily News

BELFRY, Ky. - The Belfry Pirates soccer teams opened the 2018 season at home on Tuesday night as they hosted the Prestonsburg Blackcats in what was the ...



Kylie Gollihue inks with UPike soccer | Sports  Williamson Daily News

GOODY, Ky. - Belfry High School has produced another student athlete good enough to continue their career at the collegiate level as junior soccer star Kyle ...



Community Calendar  Williamson Daily News

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Dr. Mary Johnson, pioneer in the local medical field, dies  Williamson Daily News

SOUTH WILLIAMSON, Ky. - A true pioneer in the local medical profession passed away Sunday night. Dr. Mary Johnson, 88, died after a lingering illness.



Mark Zuckerberg visits Eastern Kentucky school  WYMT News

Mark Zuckerberg, the co-founder and CEO of Facebook, visited some Eastern Kentucky students this weekend.



Huntington High escapes Belfry 17-9 | Sports  Williamson Daily News

BELFRY, Ky. - For Huntington coach Billy Seals, it wasn't the prettiest game he'd coached with the Highlanders.However, Friday night's 17-9 win over Belfry in ...



34th Annual Community Trust Bank  WYMT News

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) - The Community Trust Bank/WYMT Pike County Bowl is always an exciting time here in the mountains because it means that football is ...



Pike school officials ignored warning about worker who raped a girl, lawsuit charges  Lexington Herald Leader

A Pike County school employee drugged and sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl at a party at his home after school officials were warned of the planned ...



Community Lighthouse Food Pantry currently taking applications | News  Williamson Daily News

Williamson Daily NewsGOODY, Ky. - The Community Lighthouse Food Pantry is currently taking applications for those eligible for the Commodity Supplemental ...



Pirates look to build on rare 20 win season  Williamson Daily News

BELFRY, Ky. — The Belfry Pirates had their most successful season in over a decade on the hardwood last year as they finished with a 20 win season for the.



Parents sue Pike County school board after daughter abused by janitor  WYMT News

PIKE COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT)- The Pike County Board of Education and three current or former employees are being sued after a teenage girl was abused at a ...



Parents sue Pike County schools in daughter's abuse  Williamson Daily News

Williamson - A federal lawsuit alleges a Belfry High School principal and Pike County Board of Education staff did not do enough to stop an employee who ...



High school janitor arrested for sexual abuse  WSAZ-TV

MINGO COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- A janitor at a high school is under arrest for sexual assault. Jerry Swafford, 60, from Mingo is charged with sexual abuse after ...



Coach Philip Haywood to deliver motivational speech at MAC  WYMT News

FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - Belfry High School Head Football Coach Philip Haywood will soon deliver a motivational speech at the Mountain Arts Center in ...



VIDEO: Six Belfry Pirates sign letters of intent  WYMT News

BELFRY, Ky. (WYMT) - National Signing Day was a busy one at Belfry High School. Six Pirates signed to play college football, including four at the Division I ...



McNamees sign with Transylvania University | Sports  Williamson Daily News

BELFRY, Ky. - Belfry seniors Nick and Noah McNamee will be trading in their Pirate gear this fall to take to the tennis court for Transylvania University in ...



Students claim they were served molded, maggot-infested food  WKYT

An unpleasant discovery. From molded and maggot infested potatoes to rotten meat at lunch. Those are the claims of a student at Belfry High School.



Phelps football schedule features five new faces in 2019  Williamson Daily News

PHELPS, Ky. - The Phelps Hornets will face a lot of new faces in the first season of the Andy West era on the gridiron this fall as their schedule features five new ...



Kentucky Power awards grants to teachers and schools - ABC 36 News  WTVQ

ASHLAND, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky Power has awarded 13 grants totaling about $12,000 to a dozen eastern Kentucky schools as part of the FIRST robotics ...



Belfry's Zach Estepp inks with UPIKE for soccer  Williamson Daily News

GOODY, Ky. - Belfry senior Zachary Estepp signed a letter of intent on Tuesday evening in the library at BHS to continue his soccer career this upcoming fall at ...



University of Pikeville holds memorial for Tyler Williams  WKYT

The University of Pikeville held a memorial Monday night for 21-year-old student athlete Mark 'Tyler' Williams. Williams died Sunday after he was injured Friday ...



CAM Stadium underwent some repairs recently | Sports  Williamson Daily News

Williamson Daily NewsGOODY, Ky. - Work was started on CAM Stadium football field this past week to repair a small dip below the turf between the 15 and the ...



Kentucky’s all-time winningest high school football coaches entering 2017  Lexington Herald Leader

A list of Kentucky's high school football coaches with the most wins in state history.



Kentucky man masterminded delivery of illegal recruits to school, lawsuit alleges  Lexington Herald Leader

A civil lawsuit filed in Pike County Circuit Court by the former assistant principal and boys basketball coach of Pike County Central High School has revealed ...



Obituaries Jan. 30, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Mildred Hodge. Hodge obit cmyk.jpg. Mildred Hodge, 90, of Columbia, South Carolina, formerly of Murray, Kentucky, died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at Prisma ...



Former UK star drove to the hospital after being shot. Now he’s coaching again.  Lexington Herald Leader

David Jones was shot in his home on July 26. The former University of Kentucky star is back on the sidelines at Phelps High School.



Church Services | Features  Williamson Daily News

To update or add a listing, email WDnews@HDMediaLLC.com. BELFRY FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, 90 Black Gem Road (next to Belfry High School). Sunday ...



Lawsuit details 'booster' who orchestrated widespread recruiting violations  USA TODAY High School Sports

A new lawsuit filed by an ousted basketball coach and assistant principal at a Kentucky high school claims a basketball business owner orchestrated a ...



Obituaries 8-6-19  Appalachian News-Express

Rev. William Akers. Rev. William Everett Akers, 75, of Sidney, passed from this life on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019 at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.



Reports: EKU football player injured in Lexington shooting over the weekend  Lexington Herald Leader

The shooting was reported at about 1:40 a.m. Sunday outside Two Keys Tavern on South Limestone, according to police. Investigators said that two men had ...



Stone Heritage Museum a real local treasure  Huntington Herald Dispatch

STONE, Ky. - Snuggled deep up a narrow hollow road in Pike County, Kentucky, is the Stone Heritage Museum full of historical artifacts and items from the era of ...



Obituaries 1-31-2019  Appalachian News-Express

Arville Alley. Arville Lee Alley, 71, of Right Fork of Island Creek, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, at his daughter's residence. He was born in Pike County, June 12, ...



Police: Man arrested while looking for light saber  ekbtv.com

PIKEVILLE, Ky. — The Pikeville Police Department was dispatched to Scott Avenue over the weekend in reference to an intoxicated man. Upon arrival, police ...



Pike County Extension Office names 4-H Fair winners  Appalachian News-Express

School winners from five recent 4-H school fairs competed at the Pike County 4-H Fair was held at the University of Pikeville gymnasium.



Joe B. Hall, Gale Catlett and 1980s recruiting  Williamson Daily News

Back in the early 1980s, former University of Kentucky head basketball coach Joe B. Hall and former West Virginia University basketball coach Gale Catlett ...



Bridge restoration starts Monday on KY 610  ekbtv.com

VIRGIE, Ky. — Starting Monday, residents in Virgie who travel along KY 610 may need to find a new route to travel. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is ...



2018 Williamson Hall of Fame class announced | Sports  Williamson Daily News

WILLIAMSON, W.Va. - The 2018 Williamson High School Athletic Hall of Fame (HOF) class was announced this week.HOF President Cecil Hatfield released the ...



Health statistics released for Appalachian region  ekbtv.com

PIKEVILLE, Ky. — A new report is telling a familiar story about health statistics in Appalachia and the numbers are not good for much of the region. EKB News ...



Phelps coach David Jones resigns | Sports  Williamson Daily News

PHELPS, Ky. — The Phelps Hornets will have to begin their search for a new football coach as David Jones announced his resignation via his Facebook on ...



Pike County man killed, son injured in Ohio crash  WYMT News

Investigators say Carl Tackett, 69, was in the car with his son Cody Tackett, 17, when their car collided with a tractor-trailer and hit another tractor-trailer.



Obituaries 6-11-19  Appalachian News-Express

Goldia Childers. Goldia Childers, 91, of Belcher, died Friday, June 7, 2019, at the Pikeville Nursing and Rehab Center in Pikeville. She was born in Pikeville, ...



Phelps Hornets play tough schedule again this year  Williamson Daily News

PHELPS, Ky. - The Phelps Hornets under coach David Jones have improved every year since he took over on the sidelines in the fall of 2016. They won four ...



Former Wildcat David Jones shot in abdomen in West Virginia  WKYT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) WKYT has learned former UK Wildcat defensive back David Jones was shot in the abdomen in Red Jacket, WV. Mingo County sheriff's ...



Pirates blank Nicholas County in Tyler Williams Bowl  Williamson Daily News

BELFRY, Ky. - The Belfry Middle School Pirates got the 2018 season started off on the right foot as they cruised to a 26-0 victory over the visiting Nicholas ...



Former Pike County Sheriff Charles "Fuzzy" Keesee dead at 89  WYMT News

Former Pike County Sheriff Charles 'Fuzzy' Keesee died Friday morning at Pikeville Medical Center. He was 89 years old. Keesee served Pike County as sheriff ...



Pikeville woman arrested for meth and gun possession  ekbtv.com

PIKEVILLE, Ky. — A Pikeville woman was arrested after trying to hide a gun in her shorts during a traffic stop. While patrolling Mt. Martha Drive after receiving ...



Belfry back on the hardwood | Sports  Williamson Daily News

GOODY, Ky. - The Belfry Pirates and coach Mark Thompson recently held their summer team camp this past week as nine different teams were at Belfry High ...



Local moonshine distillery barreling into the future | Features  Williamson Daily News

FOREST HILLS, Ky. - In years past, moonshine was important to Appalachian residents. It was not only a part of mountain culture, but also a drink used for ...



Go Big Or Go Home, EKU Gets Help On The Line On NSD  EKU Sports

RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University Head Football Coach Mark Elder announced his 2017 recruiting class on Wednesday.



Changing Course: A School Cooperative Aims To Remake Coal Communities  Ohio Valley ReSource

High-tech players Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg are interested in a group of schools in coal country that aim to help communities reinvent themselves.



Arrest made over baby found in road  ekbtv.com

HAROLD, Ky. -- Jordan D. Conn, 26, of Harold was arrested Wednesday evening on charges of endangering the welfare of a minor. Kentucky State Police t...



Belfry wins opener in Schoolboy Classic | Sports  Williamson Daily News

GOODY, Ky. - The Belfry Pirates defeated East Ridge 85-61 in the first night of the annual Mountain Schoolboy Classic played at the BHS gym.



Family reacts after man indicted in hit-and-run  ekbtv.com

TEABERRY, Ky. — A Madison County man was indicted in Floyd County last week after a hit and run incident last July. According to court documents, Kyle ...



A Bold Vision for Education in Appalachia  Education Week

Hazard, Ky. When Dessie Bowling first saw the doublewide trailer in the driveway of the Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative, her first thought was, “Send it ...



Mother arrested for allegedly leaving child in hot car  ekbtv.com

PIKEVILLE, Ky. -- A Pike County woman is facing a felony charge, after she allegedly left her child it a hot vehicle. Tina S. Hamilton, 30, of Be...



Six KSP cadets report to Pikeville post  ekbtv.com

PIKEVILLE, Ky. -- The Kentucky State Police Academy presented diplomas to 42 new troopers at ceremonies held June 22nd in Frankfort. Their addition t...



Coalition Formed to Support Financial Empowerment for K-12 Teachers and Students  UKNow

Educators from the University of Kentucky, Eastern Kentucky University, Morehead State University, Murray State University and Northern Kentucky University ...



Changing Course: Coal Country Students Working For A Power Switch  89.3 WFPL

Many schools across the Ohio Valley are struggling with rising energy costs. But there's no shortage of students who are trying to create a new energy future.



Floyd County mudslide closes roadway  ekbtv.com

McDOWELL, Ky. -- A mudslide on Kentucky Route 122 in Floyd County closed the roadway for several hours, Tuesday, as crews from Highway District 12 worke.



Southeast Kentucky Chamber Holds 2018 Work Ethic Award Reception  Appalachian News-Express

The Southeast Kentucky Chamber of Commerce honored 74 high school seniors Tuesday who completed the Chamber's Work Ethic Award Program. This year's ...



Rural Kentucky Schools Bet on Drones to Curb \'Brain Drain\'  Government Technology

(TNS) -- Can a drone port on a strip-mined mountaintop in Kentucky keep an ambitious student like Seth Hatfield from leaving his economically distressed ...



Obituaries 3-9-2016  Appalachian News-Express

Orbie Boyd. Orbie Boyd, 90, of Betsy Layne, died Sunday, March 6, 2016, at Mountain View Health Care Center, Elkhorn City. He was born in Floyd County, Dec.



Former Boone County football standout Alexander among inductees to Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame  User-generated content

The Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame celebrates their 53rd Anniversary and will hold the annual banquet to induct seven of Kentucky's premiere athletes to the Hall ...



Close races in Floyd may still not be over  ekbtv.com

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. — Kentucky's primary election is officially over. While there is still the general election to look forward to in November there may be some ...



4th of July fireworks planned for Tug Valley  Williamson Daily News

TUG VALLEY – With Independence Day right around the corner, area municipalities and organizations are busy planning community celebrations.



Police: Man high on meth during break-in  ekbtv.com

CHAPMANVILLE, W.Va. — A man was arrested in Logan County for allegedly breaking and entering into a home while under the influence of meth. The Logan ...



Local K9 unit awarded safety kit  ekbtv.com

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. — Protection4Paws announced Tuesday, the Floyd County Sheriff's Department has been awarded an Ultimate K9 Safety Kit through it's ...



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