WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | News

More Headlines

Search For Jail Escapee

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Police say Pike County inmate forged another inmate's name on a bond release and walked away.

Read More

Ill. Panel to Grill Burris on Senate Appointment

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Illinois Senate-appointee Roland Burris can expect some tough questions from state Republicans today on why he accepted the position offered by disgraced Gov. Rod Blagojevich.

Read More

Israel Again Suspends Operations

Posted: 01/08/2009 - For a second straight day, Israel has suspended its Gaza military operation for three hours to allow in humanitarian supplies.

Read More

Retailers Report Dismal December Sales

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Retailers are reporting dismal sales for December, confirming fears that the holiday season was the weakest in four decades.

Read More

Wintry Weather Leads To Slick Commute On I-75

Updated: 01/08/2009 - The slick roads caused plenty of problems for drivers late Wednesday and early Thursday morning for drivers along I-75 north of Lexington. One of the wrecks even involved a Central Kentucky police chief.

Read More

Family Survives Fiery Ride

Updated: 01/08/2009 - A gas well explosion in Leslie County Tuesday night sparked a large fire along Highway 421. A car passing by at the same time as the explosion caught fire. WYMT spoke with the family that survived that fiery ride.

Read More

Inmate Escapes From Detention Center

Posted: 01/07/2009 - Police say 30-year old Michael W. Farley of Lovely forged another inmate's name on a bond release form and walked away.

Read More

Ralph Gabbard Memorial Broadcast Scholarship Winner

Updated: 01/07/2009 - The WYMT Mountain Classic is not only a time for basketball, it is also a time to recognize outstanding students with our Ralph Gabbard Memorial Broadcast Scholarships.

Read More

States Trading Trash

Updated: 01/07/2009 - Do you know where your trash ends up? Kentucky has a little more than two dozen landfills to serve all 120 counties.

Read More

High Water Causes Problems

Updated: 01/07/2009 - Heavy rain across eastern Kentucky the last few days, led to flooding problems across the mountains Wednesday.

Read More

Man Shot & Assaulted

Posted: 01/07/2009 - An argument leads to gunfire, now one man is in the hospital, another in jail.

Read More

U-Turn Trouble?

Updated: 01/08/2009 - A new addition to one of Lexington's busiest roads has caught some drivers off guard.

Read More Poll

Ragland Ruling Upheld

Updated: 01/07/2009 - He argued $63.3 million dollars was too much for the murder of a UK football player, but Wednesday a Fayette County judge told admitted killer Shane Ragland it's time to pay up.

Read More

New House Speaker Pushing "Racino" Bill

Updated: 01/07/2009 - Greg Stumbo was sworn in as Kentucky House Speaker Wednesday and by the end of the week, could file a bill to put video lottery terminals at horse tracks.

Read More

Tanker Crash Causes Oil Spill

Updated: 01/07/2009 - An emergency environmental response team from Ashland was called to clean-up the mess.

Read More

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability