Cancer fundraiser features homecoming of five-year-old survivor
36 mins ago
- Folks with Frontline Ministries Full Gospel Church in Hazard gathered Sunday afternoon for an inaugural motorcycle fundraiser through Perry County called the “Ride to Live Bike Rally." The ride's purpose is to raise money for the American Cancer Society's Relay For Life, but WYMT’s Eric Eckstrom reports, the homecoming of a special little girl proved to be the highlight.
Man arrested after theft investigation in Somerset
Posted: 8:10 PM
- A Somerset man was arrested after officers began investigating a theft complaint on U.S. 27 on Friday.
3 killed in early morning fire in Monticello
Updated: 7:35 PM
- Kentucky State Police are investigating a fatal fire in Wayne County.
Tornado touches down in southwest Houston
Posted: 8:08 PM
- Record rainfall is wreaking havoc across a swath of Texas and the Midwest on Sunday, causing flash floods in normally dry riverbeds, spawning tornadoes and forcing at least 2,000 people to flee.
Ky. county hit by tornado in legal fight with company
Updated: 1:57 PM
- A Kentucky county hit by a 2012 tornado is being sued for nearly $1 million by a Lexington company that provided rented trailers, generators, all-terrain vehicles and other equipment.
Actress Anne Meara, mom of Ben Stiller, dies
Posted: 8:14 PM
- Actress and comedian Anne Meara has died. She was 85.
Annual Rolling Thunder 'Ride for Freedom' honors veterans
Posted: 9:48 AM
- The roar of motorcycle engines is filling the air in the nation's capital.
John Nash, wife, 'A Beautiful Mind' inspiration, die in NJ
Posted: 3:42 PM
- The Nobel Prize-winning mathematician whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind" has died in a car crash along with his wife in New Jersey. John Forbes Nash Jr. was 86.
Iran agrees to 'managed access' to nuclear sites
Posted: 7:51 AM
- An Iranian nuclear negotiator says his team has agreed to grant U.N. inspectors "managed access" to military sites as part of a deal over its contested program, apparently contradicting earlier comments by the nation's supreme leader.
Elderly couple killed in Estill County fire
Posted: 4:50 AM
- Kentucky State Police are investigating a deadly fire in Estill County.
Injury crash briefly shuts down portion of Highway 15
- The closing happened due to fuel on the road from the crash.
Local deals for veterans this Memorial Day weekend
38 mins ago
- Business owners across the mountains are offering United States military veterans special discounts over Memorial Day weekend on everything from clothes to meals. WYMT spoke to several of them in Perry County today to about these seasonal deals.
Woman killed in crash on I-75 in Madison Co. identified
Updated: 3:32 PM
- Police are on the scene of a deadly crash right now on Interstate 75 near the Fayette-Madison County line.
New Mountain Laurel Festival queen crowned, festival continues
- The Kentucky Mountain Laurel Festival is in full swing in Bell County.
Crushing cancer with the "Cha-Cha Slide"
- Friends, family, and community members joined together in a four hour dance marathon to raise money, and awareness.
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