More Headlines

Miner Reprimanded For Videotaping Safety Hazard

Posted: 03/19/2008 - A Kentucky coal miner has filed a federal complaint alleging that he was improperly reprimanded by his employer for documenting unsafe underground working conditions.

Read More

WSGS Marks 61st Year Covering State Tournament

Posted: 03/19/2008 - WSGS in Hazard has been broadcasting the Boy's State Basketball Tournament for the last 60 years, and is back on press row in Rupp Arena this week.

Read More

Remains Identified

Updated: 03/19/2008 - Remains of a missing Tennessee man are discovered in Eastern Kentucky. Now police want to know how the bones got there.

Read More

Grandmother Facing Jail Time

Posted: 03/19/2008 - A Pike County grandmother could serve almost a decade in prison after authorities say she bit her five year old granddaughter 14 times.

Read More

Murder Trial Continues

Updated: 03/19/2008 - Extended family members of a man charged with murdering an Eastern Kentucky sheriff took the stand Wednesday.

Read More

Dozens Rally For Higher Cigarette Tax

Posted: 03/19/2008 - Despite lawmakers saying there are not enough votes to pass it, the governor and health advocates are still pushing for a 70 cent cigarette tax.

Read More

Fifth Anniversary Of Iraq War

Updated: 03/19/2008 - Five years ago today, President Bush announced the beginning of the war in Iraq.

Read More

Students Become Ill At Lawrence County, KY School

Updated: 01/06/2010 - More than twenty fifth grade students and two teachers in one class at Blaine Elementary suddenly had to go to the hospital. It has still not known what caused them to get sick.

Read More

Senate Ethics Plan Clears Legislative Panel

Posted: 03/19/2008 - A Senate legislative panel has approved a new ethics package that would prevent statewide candidates from accepting campaign contributions from lobbyists.

Read More

Wind Advisory In Effect

Posted: 03/19/2008 - The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory in effect until 4 pm this afternoon for the entire WYMT viewing area.

Read More

Lunsford Setting Sights On McConnell Even In The Primary

Updated: 03/19/2008 - Bruce Lunsford has plenty of rivals in the upcoming Senate Democratic primary, but the wealthy businessman is already picking a fight with Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell, who is seeking a fifth term this year.

Read More

Youth Facility Is Now Thriving

Updated: 03/19/2008 - A facility for youth in southern Kentucky once in danger of closing is now thriving. There was a celebration at the Lord's Gym in McCreary County.

Read More

Senate Passes Mine Safety Bill

Posted: 03/18/2008 - The Senate has passed legislation that would require coal companies to post their GPS coordinates at mine sites so that medical helicopters can be given precise directions in cases of emergency.

Read More

Current Conditions Eastern KY

WYMT Opinion

Do you support expanding the bear hunting season in Kentucky?

WYMT CONTACT INFO 199 Black Gold Blvd. Hazard, KY 41701 606-436-5757 - switchboard 606-439-9968 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.