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Public’s help sought after Floyd gas station robbed

MARTIN, Ky. — Police are asking for the public’s help locating an armed robber, after he held up a gas station in Floyd County early Sunday morning. Police say sometime after 2 a.m., the man walked into the Martin BP Mart on Route 80, wearing a mask and holding a pistol. He then fled on foot toward some nearby storage units with an undisclosed amount of money.
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WATCH: Officials investigating robbery in Floyd County

FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - Officials with the Floyd County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a Sunday morning robbery. According to deputies, the robbery happened between 2:00 a.m. and 2:20 a.m. at the BP Mart on RT-80 in Martin. Officials said the suspect went into the business and demanded money...
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Deputy injured in Floyd County ambush welcomed home

PRESTONSBURG, KY (WOWK) – An injured deputy received a warm welcome back home after finally getting out of the hospital. Floyd County Deputy Darrin Lawson was released from the hospital today, Aug. 5, and is now back home. He was hospitalized for more than a month after being shot in the line of duty on […]
FLOYD COUNTY, KY
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Breathitt County Schools opening date delayed due to flooding

JACKSON, Ky. (WYMT) - Students in Breathitt County will be going back to school a little later due to the recent historic flooding. During a special called school board meeting on Friday, board members voted to delay the first day of classes until August 29th. Officials say they will review...
JACKSON, KY
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Gov. Beshear visits Kentuckians displaced by floods

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WKYT) - Flooding across eastern Kentucky has left many Kentuckian displaced. More than 300 people are being housed at Kentucky State Parks. According to Governor Andy Beshear, 172 people are at Jenny Wiley State Park, 4 are at Paintsville State Park, 6 are at Pine Mountain State Resort Park and 138 are at Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park as of Friday.
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Open Enrollment for LIHEAP Summer Cooling

Paintsville, KY (July 29, 2022): Big Sandy Area Community Action Program(BSACAP) is accepting applications for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Summer Cooling Program: Subsidy and Crisis Components. Applications will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis through September 30, 2022, or until designated funds are depleted. BSACAP collectively...
PAINTSVILLE, KY

Alex Jones Ordered to Pay $45.2 Million in Punitive Damages to Sandy Hook Parents

Click here to read the full article. InfoWars conspiracy monger Alex Jones will have to pay $45.2 million in punitive damages to Scarlett Lewis and Neil Heslin, the parents of a six-year-old killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, an Austin, Texas, jury determined on Friday. The decision was unanimous. The decision comes a day after the jury determined Jones must pay Lewis and Heslin $4.1 million in compensatory damages for repeatedly calling the 2012 massacre a hoax, bringing the total Jones is owed to the family at just under $50 million. The decision, which closes a two-week trail period for one...
AUSTIN, TX
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Ohio Task Force 1 winds down flood rescue and recovery mission in Kentucky

JACKSON, KY (WTVG) - Ohio Task Force 1 is winding down their flood rescue and recovery mission in eastern Kentucky. Ohio Task Force 1, a team that specializes in search and rescue missions, responded to Kentucky last Thursday. The team was made up of firefighters, medics and other first responders from across the state of Ohio.
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Gov. Beshear to visit displaced families at state parks in Eastern Kentucky

KENTUCKY — Gov. Andy Beshear will visit displaced families who are staying at state parks in Eastern Kentucky on Saturday. In a press release on Friday, the governor’s office announced that Andy Beshear, First Lady Britainy Beshear and Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman will travel to Jenny Wiley State Resort Park in Prestonsburg on Saturday morning and then head to Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park in Buckhorn in the afternoon.
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