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Winter Weather Cancels Classes

Updated: 02/21/2008 - Schools across the region are already calling off school or delaying the start of classes Friday. WYMT's Angela Sparkman talked to officials at one school about how they are preparing to keep all their students safe.

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Bell County Sheriff's Department Closer To Getting New K-9

Posted: 02/21/2008 - You might remember "King" was killed along with his Deputy Sean Pursifull in a crash in January. Students at the Yellow Creek School recently started saving pennies. The fundraiser grew and Thursday the students presented the Bell County sheriff with a check for over one thousand dollars.

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Aviation Officials Say Ruling Could Jeopardize Safety Reporting

Posted: 02/21/2008 - A judge's controversial ruling in a plane crash liability case has sparked concern across the aviation industry about the long-term survival of a popular program that allows air travel workers to privately report safety violations.

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Puryear Enters Not Guilty Plea

Posted: 02/20/2008 - Police say Rick Puryear killed 22 year old Michael Flora. Flora's body was found along Kentucky 15 just east of Slade in Powell County.

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Car Lot Owner, Salesperson Arrested

Posted: 02/20/2008 - Kentucky State Police say 48 year old Billy Ray Clontz of Berea and 56 year old Steve Back Junior of London face theft related charges.

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Total Lunar Eclipse

Updated: 02/21/2008 - It was your last chance to see a total lunar eclipse for nearly three years.

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CPSC Announces Recall

Posted: 02/20/2008 - Louisville Ladder recalls extension ladders due to a fall hazard and portable electric heaters are being recalled by Aloha Housewares due to a fire hazard.

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Man Indicted On Child Abuse Charge

Posted: 02/20/2008 - He's accused of abusing his girlfriend's 4 month old baby. Now, the grand jury has indicted Bell County man on the charge.

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Pike County Receives Commercial Air Service Proposal

Updated: 02/20/2008 - Long lines and delays aren't the only things Eastern Kentuckians often have to look forward to when flying. Many times it's often a long drive to a bigger city. That may change now that Pike County could be getting some commercial flights.

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Hospital That Hired Fletcher Made $3.4 Million Deal With State

Posted: 02/20/2008 - About two months before former Gov. Ernie Fletcher left office last year, the state made a deal to pay $3.4 million for disputed Medicaid claims to a Pikeville hospital that eventually hired Fletcher as a consultant.

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Abandoned Jenkins Home Comes Tumbling Down

Posted: 02/20/2008 - Officials in one eastern Kentucky community say it's safe to drive down the road heading into town after an abandoned house is torn down.

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