Elliott County, KY

Boyd County, KYDaily Independent

16th Region softball quarters: Boyd County gives extra effort in win over Elliott County

FLEMINGSBURG Haylee Thornsberry had maybe her team's most important job Saturday. Boyd County's sophomore second baseman tightly hugged her team's stuffed red and white toy lion mascot. She had a pretty good day in the field, too. Her three-run seventh-inning triple provided the winning margin in a 7-6 win over Elliott County in the first round of the 16th Region softball tournament at Fleming County.
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AppHarvest sets up in Sandy Hook

SANDY HOOK, Ky. - Elliott County High School students are growing food sans dirt. Lexington-based AppHarvest dedicated the newest container farm Friday. The set-up lets students raise produce with a smartphone, TV and tablet. “Otherwise, my kids would not get to experience something this modern,” said Makayla Rose, Elliott County’s...
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Floyd Chronicle

Community mourning the loss of local first responder

PAINTSVILLE — People from the Johnson County community and beyond are mourning the loss of Brian Moore, a first responder who worked for the past 13 years for Paintsville EMS, after Moore passed away as the result of injuries received in a crash between Moore’s motorcycle and a vehicle that took place on March 22.
Sandy Hook, KYDaily Independent

Frosty Freeze ‘total loss’: Fire impacts iconic Sandy Hook restaurant

SANDY HOOK The fire that struck Sandy Hook's iconic Frosty Freeze on Thursday hit Rocky Adkins hard. “My son sent me a picture of the Frosty Freeze on fire, and it really saddened my heart because of the many, many, many years of memories,” said Adkins, who represented the 99th District in the House from 1987 to 2019. "Growing up as a kid in Sandy Hook, eating there so many times and bringing people to the Frosty Freeze during my political career to meet and greet and to let them share in the experience and meet my good friend Percy Pennington."
Elliott County, KYWSAZ

Crews battle restaurant fire in Elliott County

SANDY HOOK, Ky. (WSAZ) - Crews battled a large commercial fire in Elliott County late Thursday night. According to a post from Elliott County EMS, crews were battling a structure fire in Sandy Hook. Nearby business owners tell WSAZ that the fire started in the Frosty Freeze restaurant. Other details...
Elliott County, KYDaily Independent

62nd District girls semis: Lady Comets escape Elliott

GRAYSON The Elliott County Lady Lions had upset on their minds after slicing West Carter’s 31-19 halftime to 39-37 heading into the decisive fourth quarter. The Lady Lions had four turnovers heading into the final stanza, but the Lady Comet pressure forced six turnovers to surge to a 56-45 win in a 62nd District Tournament semifinal Tuesday night.