Severe weather looks likely later this afternoon. The best chances appear to be between 3 p.m. and Midnight. Damaging winds, large hail, heavy rain, and an isolated tornado or two are possible. The area at the greatest risk for severe weather in eastern Kentucky is in the Cumberland Valley, near the I-75 corridor. Keep it locked here for updates.
WYMT and Home Federal Bank have teamed up to honor the men and women from across the region serving our country.
Our Hometown Hero for November 11th, 2011 is Staff Sergeant Jerry T. Hardy Junior from Prestonsburg.
Staff sergeant Hardy has served three tours of duty in Iraq and one tour in Bosnia.