PIKEVILLE — A former Floyd County pain clinic doctor charged with federal drug offenses indicated in court papers that he wanted to be rearraigned did not plead guilty Monday in federal court as anticipated. ...subscribers>>
FRANKFORT — Eastern Kentucky's coal production dropped 19 percent in 2013 and resulted in the region losing its title as the state's top coal-producing area, according to a new state report. ...subscribers>>
LEXINGTON — University of Kentucky women's golf freshman Ale Walker and sophomore Sarah Harris were named to the 2013-14 Women's Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholars Team, it was announced July 9 by the WGCA in Coral Springs, Fla. ...subscribers>>
PAINTSVILLE — If you've wanted to learn how to cook but were afraid to ask, register for the next Life Skills program sponsored by Johnson County Community of Hope (JCCOH) and the Johnson County Public Library. ...subscribers>>
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