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Teen Dies In Crash

Posted: 03/28/2007 - Emergency crews air lifted Senja Jane Poore to the U.K. Medical Center, where she died.

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Hearing Officer: Duncan Fired For Political Reasons

Posted: 03/28/2007 - A former deputy inspector general of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet was fired in 2005 for political reasons and should be reinstated with back pay, a hearing officer recommended Wednesday.

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Books For Babies?

Posted: 03/28/2007 - One local hospital is sending newborn babies home with . . books to read.

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Judge Amended Sentence

Posted: 03/28/2007 - A Johnson County man sentenced to 100 years in prison won't have to serve all of it.

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Hazardous Duty Benefits Denied For Many State Workers

Updated: 03/28/2007 - WYMT filed an open records request with the environmental and public protection cabinet after some of those employees told us they were the only group with law enforcement and fire fighting duties that have been routinely denied the extra pay. It turns out...they're not alone.

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Protest At Southern Kentucky University

Updated: 03/28/2007 - They call themselves soul force and they go around to religious schools asking for fairer treatment of those with alternative lifestyles.

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Lawmakers Go Home After Raising Speed Limit, Minimum Wage

Updated: 01/06/2010 - Lawmakers concluded a 30-day legislative session on Tuesday, but not before tackling several issues, including raising the speed limit on interstate highways, increasing the minimum wage and passing a sweeping coal mine safety measure.

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Youth Minister Sent To Prison

Posted: 03/27/2007 - Eric Porter's lawyer said his client felt great remorse after pleading guilty to sexually abusing two 15 year old girls.

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Man Arrested Following Bomb Scare In Salyersville

Updated: 03/28/2007 - Police say the suspect is the owner of the vehicle where an explosive device was found. Police say Randy Back is charged with second degree use of a weapon of mass destruction and first degree wanton endangerment.

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High School Student Arrested

Updated: 03/27/2007 - A high school student was arrested at school Tuesday. Police say he is behind an increase in vandalism in Pike County.

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Educators Warning Parents Of Online Dangers

Updated: 03/27/2007 - Educators in Laurel County say parents need to keep a close eye on what their kids are doing online. You've seen how the internet can get you into trouble and you've heard about sex predators. Well they say kids are also vulnerable to other kids who like to use the internet to hurt each other.

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Man Charged With Murder

Updated: 03/28/2007 - A 24 year old man is shot in Wolfe County in front of two children and his girlfriend.

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Former Clay County Official Indicted

Posted: 03/27/2007 - Clay County's former solid waster coordinator Joe Swafford has been indicted for allegedly misusing information in connection with Kentucky Pride funding.

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Floyd County Man Sentenced To 60 Months In Prison

Posted: 03/27/2007 - A Floyd County man, who was the organizer of several staged automobile accidents and a home fire for insurance money, was sentenced yesterday to 60 months in federal prison by U.S. District Court Judge David L. Bunning, announced Amul R. Thapar, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Kentucky.

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Accident Shuts Down U.S. 119 In Pike County

Posted: 03/27/2007 - Police tell us the driver of a tractor trailer carrying larges pipes lost control on U.S. 119 near Belfry. Police say nobody was hurt and the road is now reopened.

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