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Longtime WYMT General Manager will retire

Posted: 05/22/2012 - She has been the cornerstone of WYMT's Mountain Family for more than two decades, but come June 1st, WYMT's General Manager Ernestine Cornett will retire.

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Child dies in crash

Posted: 05/17/2012 - Police tell us the driver of a Pontiac Grand Am lost control of the vehicle Wednesday morning along Kentucky route three.

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Big Sandy Community and Technical Nursing Students Make a Difference

Posted: 05/14/2012 - Prestonsburg, KY (May 14, 2012) Nursing students from the Big Sandy Community and Technical College chapter of the Kentucky Association of Nursing Students surprised Pikeville Medical Center with a donation to their pediatric unit on Friday, May 4th.

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Boil water advisory in Martin County

Posted: 05/03/2012 - This Advisory has been issued because contractors had to relocate a section of main line for the Department of Highway having to replace a drain.

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Governor signs legislation to fight drug abuse

Updated: 04/24/2012 - Governor Steve Beshear signed House Bill 1, known as the "pill mill bill" into law on Tuesday morning. It is designed to fight prescription bill abuse and crackdown on alleged "pill mills."

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Updated: 10/22/2012 - Over the weekend, hundreds of contestants showcased their talent for Nashville, TN Music Row executives during the opening Country Music Highway "Road to Fame” auditions in Eastern Kentucky. The ‘Road to Fame’ competition is searching for the next potential star to come from Kentucky’s famed Country Music Highway, an area with a vast musical heritage and home to many country stars for decades.

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April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Posted: 03/26/2012 - April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and Kentucky leads the way...in blanketing our Commonwealth in blue and silver pinwheels. The blue and silver pinwheel is a symbol of childhood and forms the cornerstone of the national Pinwheels for Prevention child abuse awareness campaign being conducted throughout the nation. Kentucky’s campaign, the second largest in the nation, is being coordinated through Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky

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Martin County church helping tornado victims

Updated: 03/20/2012 - One Martin County church says it's lucky to be standing after a tornado ripped through it's community, and they are trying to help rebuild.

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Another disaster recovery center opens

Posted: 03/19/2012 - The center in Inez opened Sunday for people who had property damage or other hardships from severe storms and tornadoes that passed through the area on Feb. 29-March 3.

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Water partnership proves positive

Posted: 02/15/2012 - PIKEVILLE – Contaminated water wells on Big Branch of Brushy in Pike County was a topic of discussion for much of the last few years.

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Martin County man charged with murder and DUI

Updated: 02/07/2012 - Police say a Martin County man involved in a deadly crash admitted to drinking before driving. 26 year old Billie Evans is charged with murder and DUI.

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