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Several events canceled in light of Floyd County mass shooting

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WSAZ) -Several events have been canceled in light of the tragedy that took place Thursday in Floyd County, Kentucky. On Thursday, a violent standoff situation killed two police officers and injured six others, including five additional police officers. In light of the tragedy, the City of Prestonsburg along...
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Kentucky man held on $10 million bond after killing 2 police officers, injuring 4 others

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Kentucky man is being held on a $10 million bond after police said he shot six officers Thursday night, killing two and injuring four others. Lance Storz, 49, shot at officers multiple times with a rifle Thursday night, according to an arrest citation, around his residence on Main Street in the small town of Allen, Kentucky, in Floyd County just south of Prestonsburg.
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In face of tragedy, community turns to prayer

Residents from across Floyd County gathered in Prestonsburg Friday, July 1, to hold a prayer vigil for the victims of a deadly shooting June 30 which left multiple officers dead and a number of other responders injured. Representatives from the Pikeville Police Department and Pikeville Fire were in attendance, as...
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SENATE MOUNTAIN LEGISLATORS ISSUE STATEMENT ON SHOOTING IN ALLEN

FRANKFORT, KY (July 1, 2022) — The following is a joint statement from Senate mountain legislators regarding Thursday night’s officer-involved shooting in Allen in Floyd County:. “As mountain senators and fervent supporters of our law enforcement and first responders, our hearts ache for the families and loved ones...
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Mountain Arts Center hosts grief counseling following Floyd County tragedy

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - Following the tragedy in the Allen community Thursday evening, community members came together to be of service for those in mourning. Several mental health and religious organizations set up at the Mountain Arts Center (MAC) in Prestonsburg to offer grief counseling for those impacted by the shooting.
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Scattered showers and thunderstorms possible for the holiday weekend

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) - A warm and muggy holiday weekend is in store across the mountains with scattered showers and thunderstorms possible. Isolated showers and thunderstorms stick around into tonight. It will not rain everywhere or all night long, but a passing shower or storm can not be ruled out. We stay partly cloudy with lows falling into the upper-60s and lower-70s.
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