Hatfield and McCoy Heritage Days

PIKEVILLE – Local leadership has joined forces to plan a highly anticipated three-day Hatfield-McCoy Days event scheduled for Labor Day weekend, Aug. 31 to Sept. 2, 2013.

The Pike County Government, the City of Pikeville, Pike County Tourism, Pikeville Tourism and the Southeast Kentucky Chamber of Commerce are all involved in planning, marketing and organizing the event.

“We are looking forward to this event,” Pikeville Mayor Frank Justice said. “I believe it will draw a crowd and be fun for local residents, too.” Continue reading “Hatfield and McCoy Heritage Days”

Walk for Recovery Set for September 29th

WestCare and UNITE Pike present second annual “Walk for Recovery”

Hundreds of walkers are expected to kick off morning activities at the 2nd Annual Walk for Recovery presented by WestCare and UNITE Pike on Saturday, September 29, 2012 beginning at 11:00 a.m. to help raise awareness of substance abuse and mental health disorders prevention and treatment. The Walk will begin and end at the Main Street Plaza of the East Kentucky Expo Center in Pikeville. The Walk is free. Participants will receive an event t-shirt and enjoy a pulled-pork barbecue lunch and other refreshments. There will also be live music featuring Morgan George and inflatables for the kids. Continue reading “Walk for Recovery Set for September 29th”