WYMT | Eastern KY | News, Weather, Sports

More Headlines

School Closings Put a Strain on Parents

Updated: 02/08/2007 - Many kids across the region are cheering because another day of school has been cancelled, but some parents say the added snow days are straining their pocket books.

Read More Video

Teachers Preparing Students For State Testing Despite Snow Days

Posted: 02/07/2007 - With all this snow comes more school cancellations, but snow days don't change state testing deadlines or the goals teachers have for their students. Now many officials are trying to figure out how to catch up on all those lessons.

Read More

Fire Officials Warning Families About Fire Prevention

Updated: 02/07/2007 - A recent string of deadly house fires across Kentucky and Tennessee have left some local fire officials wanting to warn families about fire prevention during these frigid winter months.

Read More Video

College Students Rally In Frankfort

Posted: 02/07/2007 - Students say they've gone from taking out two thousand dollar loans last year to five thousand dollars loans this year to cover college costs.

Read More

One City Proposing New Law For Volunteer Workers

Updated: 02/07/2007 - Leaders in one Eastern Kentucky city are proposing a new law that would require a fee and registration from anyone going there to do volunteer work.

Read More Video

Clean Up Continues From Overnight Snowfall

Updated: 02/07/2007 - Schools are out, businesses are closed, and the snow is still standing in parts of our region, but officials say Wednesday was actually pretty calm despite all the snow.

Read More Video

Bill Seeks Student Loan Assistance For Public Lawyers

Posted: 02/07/2007 - Eric Clark has a law degree and a full-time job, but that wasn't enough to enable him to live on his own. Faced with big debt from his student loans, the Bowling Green public defender moved back home with his parents.

Read More

Veterans Preference Plan Clears Committee

Posted: 02/07/2007 - Military veterans seeking protected state jobs would have an advantage over regular civilians going for the same post, under a bill before the Kentucky General Assembly.

Read More

U.S. Labor Department's MSHA to Hire More Mine Inspectors in Kentucky

Posted: 02/07/2007 - The U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) today announced the availability of additional coal mine inspector positions for duty stations in Elkhorn City, Hindman, Martin, Phelps, Pikeville and Whitesburg, Ky.

Read More

Northup Hires New Campaign Manager

Posted: 02/07/2007 - Republican gubernatorial hopeful Anne Northup has hired the former executive director of the state GOP as her campaign manager, a political adviser said Wednesday.

Read More

Hazard Businessman & Local Leader Dies

Updated: 02/09/2007 - His voice was unmistakable and his generosity was felt across the mountains. Well known Hazard businessman Vernon Cooper died Wednesday morning at the Hazard ARH. He was a man who certainly left his mark in this town and beyond.

Read More Video

Tennessee Fire Kills Four

Posted: 02/06/2007 - A deadly fire near the Kentucky border where four children have died in a house fire.

Read More

Preparations Made For Snow

Snow 200x120

Updated: 02/07/2007 - Before the first snowflake hit, road crews were already loading up salt trucks and snow plows.

Read More Video

Pharmacy Robbery Caught On Tape

Updated: 02/06/2007 - Moments after entering the store on Hwy. 25 in Corbin, police say the man walked up to the counter, demanded drugs and fired a handgun.

Read More Video

Ten Killed In House Fire

Updated: 02/07/2007 - Officials says six children and four adults died when the house caught on fire.

Read More Video
WYMT CONTACT INFO 199 Black Gold Blvd. Hazard, KY 41701 606-436-5757 - switchboard 606-439-9968 - newsroom
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability