Busy week with the beginning of a new court term, drug court, grand jury and a mess of cases before Floyd County Circuit Court Tuesday, along with the opening meeting of 2019 for Supervisors. High school sports kick off the week with girls basketball (middle school, JV and varsity) at home Monday, starting at 4:30
After a slow period — news wise — we head back into a full day of Floyd County Circuit Court, followed by the evening meeting of the County Board of Supervisors — kicked off by a public hearing on the last part of the new level of taxes we all face in the coming year.
As a contractor who covers both the Floyd County Board of Supervisors and the Circuit Court as a reporter, and a photographer who tries to cover the increasingly busy high school sports schedule, I find a lot of conflicts. On Tuesday, I have a major court hearing that conflicts with the supervisors meeting, so Floyd
Floyd County deputies led former assistant county treasurer Kristie Dawn Turman out of the Circuit Courtroom Tuesday morning after Judge Marc Long sentenced her to more than five years in prison for embezzling more than $37,000 in taxpayer funds. As my story in The Floyd Press reported, Long said she violated the trust of the