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Hemp supporters gain big endorsement

Posted: 01/21/2013 - Industrial hemp's repositioning toward mainstream status gained ground with a recent endorsement from the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce.

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Flu season fuels debate over paid sick time laws

Posted: 01/21/2013 - An unusually early and vigorous flu season is drawing attention to a cause that has scored victories but also hit roadblocks in recent years: mandatory paid sick leave.

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Testing brain pacemakers to zap Alzheimer's damage

Posted: 01/21/2013 - Scientists are attempting something dramatically different in the quest to stave off the creeping memory loss of Alzheimer's disease. They're using "brain pacemakers."

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Man admits to taking Pineville teen to Connecticut

Updated: 01/18/2013 - David Hernandez, 51, is behind bars for allegedly picking up a Bell County teen and taking her to his home in Connecticut. Friday in an exclusive interview with WYMT, Hernandez apologizes and admits to picking the teen up.

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Gun sales up in Eastern Kentucky

Updated: 01/18/2013 - Recent debates on gun control and possible bans on certain weapons have some people scrambling to buy them, and the high demand is leaving some gun stores with bare shelves.

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Officials make plans to repair break in pavement on Route 40

Posted: 01/18/2013 - A temporary traffic signal has been put up on Route 40 in Martin County near the Johnson County line. Traffic has been reduced to one lane because of a break in the road that happened early Thursday morning.

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McConnell: Mum on guns, talks debt

Updated: 01/18/2013 - Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell ignored the hot-button issue of gun control during a speech in Lexington, instead discussing the nation's debt problem.

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