WYMT | Eastern KY | News, Weather, Sports

More Headlines

All Clear After Explosive Device Found On Vehicle

Updated: 03/27/2007 - Police say all is safe now in Magoffin County after a bomb squad diffused an explosive device in a shopping center parking lot Monday night. Now police want to know how it got there and what it was going to be used for.

Read More

Body Of Missing Boater Found In Lake

Updated: 03/26/2007 - Officials tell us the body of 42-year-old Frank Harris was found less than 100 feet from where he originally fell in the water.

Read More

Forest Fires Flare Up

Posted: 03/26/2007 - Division of Forestry Officials say there are fires burning across the region today. Some covering several hundred acres.

Read More

Home Destroyed By Early Morning Fire

Updated: 03/25/2007 - Firefighters arrived at a house in Lothair around 6:00 am Sunday morning. Officials say a man and his daughter got out of the house before the flames became too much and spread to the attic.

Read More

Hundreds Pay Respect To A Fallen Soldier

Updated: 03/26/2007 - He was a soldier, husband, father and now a casualty of war. Sunday, the family of Staff Sergeant Terry Prater received hundreds of friends, and even strangers, wanting to pay their respects.

Read More

A Mountain Warriors Life In Iraq - Part Two

Updated: 03/26/2007 - They've been serving in Iraq for about six months, halfway through a one year deployment. Now some of the 149th Mountain Warrior Battalion soldiers are coming home on leave and they're bringing pictures and stories with them. One soldier tells us why the children of Iraq have been the biggest surprise in his tour of duty.

Read More

Family Giving Back To Organization That Helped Them

Updated: 03/26/2007 - A home explosion in July of 2006 rocked the lives of an Eastern Kentucky family taking their home and security. Now the family is now giving back to the organization that helped them.

Read More

Unwanted Horses Overrunning State

Updated: 03/26/2007 - Kentucky is well known for the Derby and its thoroughbred horses, but officials say thousands of unwanted horses are overrunning the state. Many horse farmers say it's now nearly impossible to make a living.

Read More

Residents Gather To Fight For Community

Posted: 03/25/2007 - More than 100 people gathered in Harlan County Saturday night to fight for their community but instead of using fists, or protesting with signs, members of the Harlan County Christian Alliance are using God to fight their county's problems.

Read More

A Mountain Warriors Life In Iraq - Part One

Updated: 03/25/2007 - They are the largest group of soldiers deployed from Kentucky since World War Two and now nearly 500 National Guardsmen from our region are halfway through one year of service in Iraq. Now some of the soldiers are coming home for a few days on furlough and bringing with them the stories of war.

Read More

Pet Food Recall Affecting Eastern Kentucky Animals

Updated: 03/25/2007 - A recent pet food recall has pet owners in Eastern Kentucky fearing the worst for their furry friends. WYMT's Heather Haley has more on how a drug found in the pet food has risked the lives of thousands of animals.

Read More

County To Pay To Fix Damage To Creek

Posted: 03/24/2007 - State and federal regulators want a cold water stream in eastern Kentucky damaged by road work cleaned up, something local officials said they are willing to do.

Read More

Mongiardo Says Ethics Filing Error Was Oversight

Posted: 03/24/2007 - A candidate for lieutenant governor failed to disclose a financial interest he holds in a $725,000 Frankfort apartment complex in a mandatory disclosure form filed with two state agencies.

Read More

General Assembly Returns Monday, Much Still Unsettled

Posted: 03/24/2007 - Some of the General Assembly's meatier proposals - from the never-used runoff election to a new stadium at the Kentucky Horse Park - are unresolved as the legislature reconvenes on Monday.

Read More

Former Miss USA Tara Conner Crowns Miss Tennessee

Updated: 03/26/2007 - The slate of young women aspiring to the Miss USA title was trimmed Friday to five finalists, as the pageant neared the selection of a new beauty queen during a telecast that spotlighted the reigning titleholder's much-publicized bout with alcoholism.

Read More

U.S. Army Corps Release Millions For Repairs On Wolfe Creek Dam

Posted: 03/23/2007 - U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers (KY-05) announced today that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' is releasing $2.25 million for a number of mitigation measures to ease the impact of reduced water levels at Lake Cumberland.

Read More

WYMT Opinion

Do you believe the allegations against Bill Cosby are credible?


Most Commented

powered by Disqus

Text Links - WYMT

Pet Photos

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