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Friday, June 14, 2019
Pikeville, KY (June 13, 2019) – The Pikeville Commons Apartments now offer new amenities for residents to take advantage of including a state-of-the-art fitness facility and media center. The new amenities were unveiled to the public during an open-house event hosted by the Southeast Kentucky Chamber and Redd, Brown & Williams Real Estate Service, which lease the apartments. During the event, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Friday, June 14, 2019
Pikeville, KY (June 14, 2019) – Hartsock & Sword Orthodontics is now able to provide oral care to more clients in Eastern Kentucky following the grand opening of their new office in Paintsville. Hartsock & Sword Orthodontics partnered with the Southeast Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Thursday for a grand-opening and ribbon-cutting celebration for the new office located at 325 Broadway. The ...read more
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Thursday, June 13, 2019
Pikeville, KY (June 11, 2019) – During its June session Thursday, June 6, the Patton Leadership Institute spent the day learning about Kentucky Power and the innerworkings that make its Louisa plant operational before heading to Savage Farms to learn about the process of making maple syrup in the mountains. To kick off its Lawrence County session, the group met at Kentucky Power’s plant in ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, June 10, 2019
Submitted BRIGHT Kentucky, to be coordinated by the Leadership Kentucky Foundation, Inc. (now in its 35th year), is designed to build the capacity of next-generation leaders (average age 20-40) in the Appalachian region of Kentucky to innovate, collaborate, and advance community and economic development. BRIGHT Kentucky will engage bright, entrepreneurial minds from all sectors and regions to ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, June 10, 2019
Appalachian Wireless announced recently it has secured the naming rights for the Eastern Kentucky Exposition Center for the next five years with two five-year options available to renew after the original term expires. “Appalachian Wireless has always prided itself on being a big supporter of our community and region,” said CEO and GM of Appalachian Wireless, Allen Gillum. “Securing the naming ...read more
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Wednesday, June 05, 2019
Submitted Mountain Top Media, LLC, a locally owned company, has completed its acquisition of the business operations of East Kentucky Broadcasting and East Kentucky Radio Network (EKB.) The former President of EKB, Cindy May Johnson, is the Managing Member of Mountain Top Media, LLC and serves as President/General Manager of the company’s fourteen radio stations, cable TV station, multiple ...read more
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Friday, May 31, 2019
Submitted  Pikeville, KY --  Mark A. Gooch, President and CEO of Community Trust Bank, recently announced that Joe Anderson has been promoted to collections department manager, vice president.  Anderson oversees the collections department which recovers funds due to the bank. His office is located in the Community Trust Bank Operations Center in Pikeville, Kentucky.  Anderson has worked for ...read more
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Friday, May 31, 2019
Submitted  Pikeville, KY -- Mark A. Gooch, president and CEO of Community Trust Bank, recently announced that branch manager David Akers has been promoted to market vice president.  Akers’ duties as branch manager include providing consumer, residential, and commercial lending options to new and existing client relationships, overseeing the daily operations of the branch office, calling on ...read more
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Thursday, May 23, 2019
Submitted For nearly 30 years Appalachian Wireless Arena General Manager Paul Bowles and legendary rodeo producer Bobby Rowe worked together in Salem, Virginia and January 24-26, 2020 they will join back up for the 1st Annual Eastern Kentucky Stampede. “We’re excited to have this opportunity to bring our family oriented rodeo to Eastern Kentucky,” Imperial Rodeo Company spokesman Kevin DeBusk ...read more
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Thursday, May 23, 2019
Submitted Pikeville, KY --  Mark A. Gooch, president and CEO of Community Trust Bank, recently announced that Donna D. Smith, legal supervisor for Community Trust Bank, has been promoted to vice president. Smith’s duties as legal supervisor include work as a paralegal and supervising the bankruptcy and loss mitigation areas. Her office is located in the Community Trust Bank Main Office at 346 ...read more
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Thursday, May 23, 2019
Submitted  Pikeville, KY -- Mark A. Gooch, President and CEO of Community Trust Bank, recently announced that Kim Boggs has been promoted to the position of recovery manager, vice president.  Boggs manages the recovery department which recovers funds due to the bank. Her office is located in the Community Trust Bank Main Office at 346 North Mayo Trail in Pikeville, Kentucky.  Boggs has worked ...read more
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Thursday, May 23, 2019
Submitted  Pikeville, KY -- Mark A. Gooch, president and CEO of Community Trust Bank, recently announced that Teresa Justice, legal supervisor, has been promoted to vice president.  Justice is the legal department representative for the central region. She provides daily technical support and guidance for procedural and policy inquiries, supervises the foreclosure paralegal team and support ...read more
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Kristi Mullins (left), a senior at East Ridge High School, and Autumn Mills, a senior at Sheldon Clark High School, pose with their $500 checks after being selected as two of four essay winners during the Southeast Kentucky Chamber’s Work Ethic Award banquet Tuesday. Lyndsie Bartley, a senior at Pikeville High School, and Brooklyn Cook, a senior at Sheldon Clark High School, also received $500 ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, May 01, 2019
Frankfort, KY – April 30, 2019 - The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Executives (KCCE) in cooperation with their Scholarship Committee, announced today the recipients of their annual scholarships. These scholarships are awarded to chamber professionals across the state to attend to a wide variety of events that encourage professional development and growth among their profession. KCCE is proud to ...read more
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Wednesday, May 01, 2019
Pikeville, KY (May 1, 2019) – TJ Hurst, State Farm agent, partnered with the Southeast Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Tuesday, April 30, for the grand opening and ribbon-cutting celebration for his insurance agency located in Pikeville. At his office, located at 1472 South Mayo Trail, Pikeville, Hurst offers a number of services for customers to take advantage of. In addition to home, life, and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Press Release