Floyd County Times- RSS Feed http://floydcountytimes.com/ http://floydcountytimes.com/ Sun, 3 May 2015 22:14:41 EST 1800 USDA Rural Development offering housing funds for low-income Kentucky families http://floydcountytimes.com/news/news/153247854/USDA-Rural-Development-offering-housing-funds-for-low-income-Kentucky-families MOREHEAD — USDA Rural Development State Director Tom Fern has announced the availability of federal funds for housing loans and that applications are being accepted for the low- and very-low income citizens in rural Kentucky. Fri, 1 May 2015 10:25:31 EST Coroner’s office handling case of unclaimed body http://floydcountytimes.com/news/news/153251512/Coroners-office-handling-case-of-unclaimed-body MARTIN - The Floyd County Coroner's Office is handling an unclaimed body. At 2:50 p.m. on Thursday, Chuck Hall with the Floyd County Corner's Office pronounced Gretchen R. Jarvis, 62, dead. Since then, the Floyd County Coroner's... Fri, 1 May 2015 13:35:34 EST Former Floyd pain clinic owners sentenced to federal prison http://floydcountytimes.com/news/news/153226943/Former-Floyd-pain-clinic-owners-sentenced-to-federal-prison PIKEVILLE - A Floyd County husband and wife that owned a pain clinic have both been sentenced to federal prison. Fri, 1 May 2015 11:30:33 EST Bailey leads UPIKE baseball honorees http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153223156/Bailey-leads-UPIKE-baseball-honorees BOWLING GREEN - On the eve of the 2015 Mid-South Conference Baseball Championship, three University of Pikeville student-athletes were named to the all-conference teams, league officials announced on Tuesday at the annual awards... Fri, 1 May 2015 11:25:33 EST Men’s College Basketball: EKU, UK to meet again in 2015-16 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153235066/Mens-College-Basketball:-EKU-UK-to-meet-again-in-2015-16 RICHMOND – Eastern Kentucky University will play the University of Kentucky for the second straight season in 2015-16. The game will be played on Dec. 9 at Rupp Arena in Lexington. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:05:31 EST Dahley, Bears shut out No. 4 Georgetown 2-0 http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153234948/Dahley-Bears-shut-out-No.-4-Georgetown-2-0 BOWLING GREEN - Dalton Dahley wasn't ready to go home, allowing just two hits with five strikeouts, as eighth-seeded University of Pikeville shut out No. 4-seed Georgetown 2-0 in the loser's bracket of the 2015 Mid-South Conference... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 16:00:32 EST Kentucky Afield Outdoors: The redear sunfish spawn is here http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153234806/Kentucky-Afield-Outdoors:-The-redear-sunfish-spawn-is-here FRANKFORT – It is the time of year when the big “bull” redear sunfish move shallow to spawn, sending a shiver of excitement through the ranks of many Kentucky anglers. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:55:31 EST Ky. receives $1.4m for violence victims http://floydcountytimes.com/news/news/153230139/Ky.-receives-$1.4m-for-violence-victims Family Violence Prevention and Services Act (FVPSA) formula grants totaling $1,462,718 have been awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families (ACF) to support Kentucky domestic violence victims... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 13:20:32 EST Hollywood’s blacklist and agents of Stalin, Hitler http://floydcountytimes.com/news/opinion/153228383/Hollywoods-blacklist-and-agents-of-Stalin-Hitler Few subjects have been as addled, muddled, and befuddled as the issue of communist penetration of the American film industry. Thanks to liberals and their control of Hollywood, media, and academia, the typical take is that Hollywood in the 1940s was... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 12:35:32 EST P’burg football program holds banquet http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153228249/Pburg-football-program-holds-banquet PRESTONSBURG - The Prestonsburg High School football program hosted its annual banquet on Wednesday. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 12:15:31 EST Martin council talks water, blacktop http://floydcountytimes.com/news/news/153228242/Martin-council-talks-water-blacktop MARTIN — Even business as usual for the Martin City Council involves important issues, as the council discussed water supply issues and road conditions in their city. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 12:00:31 EST (No heading) http://floydcountytimes.com/news/719/153223586/ Publication: Floyd County TimesDate: Friday, May 1, 2015Volume: 89Issue: 35No. of sections: 2No. pages: 12——CONTACTSOffice: 606-886-8506 Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:55:32 EST Grand jury indicts Justice on 9 counts http://floydcountytimes.com/news/news/153227833/Grand-jury-indicts-Justice-on-9-counts PRESTONSBURG — A Floyd County grand jury has returned indictments on nine different charges against Nicholas “Nick” Justice, 21, of Melvin, after a string of alleged crimes including burglary, arson, and auto theft. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:40:34 EST Going home http://floydcountytimes.com/news/lifestyle/153227584/Going-home It's so good to go home. This week by “home” I mean Sidney, Ky. My beloved just finished preaching a revival at the Sidney Missionary Baptist Church, where he was saved and baptized — praise the Lord! Not everyone gets invited... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:40:31 EST Gov. candidate Scott visits Kinzer Drilling http://floydcountytimes.com/news/news/153226871/Gov.-candidate-Scott-visits-Kinzer-Drilling ALLEN — Republican gubernatorial hopeful Will T. Scott made a stop at Kinzer Drilling on Tuesday as he toured Eastern Kentucky, telling the crowd there why his candidacy was Eastern Kentucky's best hope for the next four... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:35:31 EST April goes out with split hits, fizzles http://floydcountytimes.com/news/lifestyle/153227357/April-goes-out-with-split-hits-fizzles Renters were likely to go two out of four if they took a chance on all of this week's major releases. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:30:31 EST The Mad Doctor of Market Street http://floydcountytimes.com/news/lifestyle/153227210/The-Mad-Doctor-of-Market-Street A crazed physician lams it to the South Seas where he continues his diabolical experiments in this tense programmer that was originally paired with Universal's “The Wolf Man.” Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:25:31 EST Betsy Layne leads 58th District softball standings http://floydcountytimes.com/news/sports/153226335/Betsy-Layne-leads-58th-District-softball-standings BETSY LAYNE - The Betsy Layne Ladycats remain on top in the 58th District softball standings. In its latest 58th District game on Thursday, April 23, Betsy Layne toppled Allen Central 26-2 in three innings. The Stevie Johnson-coached Ladycats are 4-0... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 11:05:31 EST Arm Drop Drags return http://floydcountytimes.com/news/news/153225427/Arm-Drop-Drags-return HAGER HILL - The Combs Airport Armdrop Drags' second event of the 2015 season is set for Friday and Saturday at Paintsville-Prestonsburg Combs Field Airport. Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:50:32 EST Ag. Commissioner hopeful wants to push back on EPA http://floydcountytimes.com/news/news/153225865/Ag.-Commissioner-hopeful-wants-to-push-back-on-EPA PRESTONSBURG — Rep. Ryan Quarles made a stop in Prestonsburg on his first tour through the region in his bid to replace James Comer, Jr. as Kentucky's Commissioner of Agriculture. Comer is vacating the position this year seeking the office... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:45:31 EST