More Headlines

Pikeville Medical Center joins Mayo Clinic Care Network

Updated: 05/23/2013 - A major announcement for healthcare in the mountains on Thursday. Pikeville Medical Center and Mayo Clinic officials announced a collaboration to connect doctors with Mayo Clinic specialists.

Read More

Tea party wins round in health care reform lawsuit

Posted: 05/23/2013 - The tea party has won the first round in a lawsuit that questions the legality of the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange that Gov. Steve Beshear set up last year by executive order.

Read More

Battle of Leatherwood expands

Updated: 05/23/2013 - History is always more interesting when you get to experience it. And folks with the Battle of Leatherwood will now be able to enhance your experience.

Read More

Volunteers building free clinic in Claiborne County, TN

Posted: 05/23/2013 - Powell Valley High School shut its doors almost a decade ago, along with it this vocational school. It sat empty until a few years ago when the county leased the building to Servolution Health Services, which is now opening the county's first free clinic.

Read More

Well-known Perry County man dies

Updated: 05/22/2013 - Elmer Meade died Wednesday at UK Hospital. The Navy veteran and his wife Barbara were interviewed in 2007 about being married for more than 60 years.

Read More

Walmart employee arrested for stealing

Posted: 05/22/2013 - Whitesburg police tell us Lenville Hendrix, 22, stole laptops, speakers and 20 iPads valued at $300 a piece from the Walmart in Whitesburg.

Read More

Death row inmate hopes DNA evidence could set him free

Posted: 05/22/2013 - The 70-year-old was convicted of the 1997 killings of Willa Jean Ferrier, Crystal Conaster and Chris Boswell. Last year, the State Supreme Court ruled with the death row inmate to force DNA evidence be reviewed and submitted into court.

Read More

EKY community cleaning up after Tuesday's storms

Updated: 05/22/2013 - Insurance officials say they received at least 15 reports of homes damaged in Perry County after Tuesday’s storms, eight of those were by the Wendell H. Airport.

Read More

Doctor shortage to worsen under Medicaid expansion

Posted: 05/22/2013 - The planned expansion of Kentucky's Medicaid program coupled with a push to help the uninsured obtain health coverage will worsen the state's shortage of physicians.

Read More

FBI: Man fatally shot in Boston bombing probe

Posted: 05/22/2013 - The shooting incident early Wednesday took place in Orlando, where an FBI agent along with other law enforcement personnel were interviewing the man.

Read More

Whitley County man facing charges in theft case

Posted: 05/22/2013 - Officers with the Whitley County sheriffs department say last Saturday and Monday, Charles Helton, 18, broke into the alternative school in Rockholds, stealing thousands of dollars in items.

Read More

Current Conditions Eastern KY

WYMT Opinion

Would you support a right to work ordinance?

Yes
No
Undecided

Text Links - WYMT

Pet Photos

Today's Calendar

Thursday January 29

  • No Community Events Scheduled for Today

Friday January 30

  • No Community Events Scheduled for Today

Click Here to Submit and View Events

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.