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Knott Co. man dies in single vehicle crash

MALLIE, Ky. (WTVQ) - A man is dead after a single vehicle crash in Knott County Friday morning. According to Kentucky State Police, the crash happened just before 7 a.m. on KY 160, near the junction of Highway 899. KSP says Kelly Pigman, 48, was traveling north on KY 160 when he lost control of his

WTVQ - 2018-01-19 17:48:53

At least one dead in Knott County crash

HINDMAN, Ky. (WYMT) - We're following a breaking story out of Knott County. Kentucky State Police are on the scene of a deadly crash. It happened Friday morning on Highway 160 near the junction of Highway 899, about 1 mile past Knott County Central High School. Few details are known right now, but

WYMT.COM - 2018-01-19 16:56:00

Hornets drop home game to Morgan County

SALYERSVILLE - Magoffin County was unable to work its way back into the win column at home on Wednesday, Jan. 10 as visiting Morgan County held on to win 63-59. However, the Hornets, under the direction of new head coach Scott Castle, continued to show much improvement. Magoffin County suffered its


KY National Guard called in to help with water crisis

BUCKHORN, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Kentucky National Guard is helping bring relief to residents in one city in Perry County that has been without water for weeks. According to the Kentucky National Guard Facebook page, soldiers with the 201st Engineer Battalion have prepared two 400-gallon water tanks to be

WTVQ - 2018-01-18 19:43:18

WYMT on satellite? How you can help make it happen!

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) - Federal law now allows WYMT to be broadcast on satellite throughout its viewing area. WYMT and our parent company Gray Television have filed a petition with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) requesting satellite companies carry WYMT. You can help us make our case. We

WYMT.COM - 2018-01-18 23:44:00

KSP: Father shoots son during fight

MCKEE, Ky. (WTVQ) - A fight between a father and son leads to a fatal shooting in Jackson County. Kentucky State Police say they were called just after 5:00 p.m. Tuesday to a home on KY-89 North. Troopers say they found 44-year-old Jason R. Gabbard, of McKee, dead from a gunshot wound when they arr


National Guard, Buckhorn city officials prepare for water handout

BUCKHORN, Ky. (WYMT) - Buckhorn City Officials held the city's sixth water distribution Thursday evening as many living there finish their third week without water. "This is not our first rodeo with it, it happens every year. One time before it was 23 days before we got water," said Buckhorn reside

WYMT.COM - 2018-01-19 06:30:00

What's Goin' On

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HARLANDAILY.COM - 2018-01-18 23:59:00

Athens woman facing 19 charges over forged prescriptions

An Athens woman is facing 19 charges, including forgery, false Medicaid claims, trafficking in stolen identities and drug possession, records show. Angel Monzell Wilson, 41, of 27386 Ed Ray Road, was arrested Wednesday on nine counts of second-degree forgery, eight counts of making false Medicaid cl

NEWS-COURIER - 2018-01-19 00:15:00

Man charged with Triana Boulevard shooting

John Raleigh Wilson, 35, was booked into the Madison County Jail around 4:30 a.m. Thursday, according to jail records. Huntsville police said Wilson is accused of shooting Brandon Wells, 30, in a parking lot on Triana Boulevard near Johnson Road. Police believe there was an argument prior to the

WAAY-TV - 2018-01-18 16:23:00

Police: Man shot while sitting in Huntsville parking lot

Police say the 30-year-old victim, Brandon Wells, was taken to Huntsville Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after being struck by a bullet while sitting in a car at a parking lot. Another vehicle occupant was uninjured. The shooting happened in the 4500 block of Triana Boulevard just so

WAAY-TV - 2018-01-18 00:31:00

Limestone County pet crematory won't move to Athens

A Limestone County pet crematory won't be moving to Athens after all. Billy Sickler, owner of Paws Memorial Services on Quinn Road, said he has abandoned plans to move to the Tennessee Valley Wholesalers building at 1500 U.S. 72 West because the city is making him meet standards that others don't ha

NEWS-COURIER - 2018-01-19 12:30:00

Federal, state prosecutors join forces to keep dangerous criminals behind bars longer

Federal and state prosecutors are joining forces in an initiative aimed at cracking down on violent convicts and making sure they spend more time behind bars. U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town on Thursday met with district attorneys from across the state - including all 27 in the Northern District of Alabam

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 12:30:17

See a missile roll down an Alabama interstate Saturday

The competition for "Most Huntsville Moment of 2018" is starting off at a high level Saturday morning. It's time to grab your cameras and get this image to send the family. At 7 a.m., Boeing will roll a full-sized model of its three-stage Ground-based Midcourse Interceptor from a facility near the H

AL.COM - 2018-01-19 11:46:31

Storage unit fire in Toney impacting traffic on Hwy. 53

A fire at a storage unit has traffic on Hwy. 53 down to one lane. The fire broke out just before noon Friday, with departments from Harvest, Toney and Bobo all responding. Smoke from the Stor-it storage facility in Toney was visible from 10 miles away. We're told the worst damage was to the middl

WAFF - 2018-01-19 18:37:00

Woman relives the moments spent trying to rescue her dog from freezing water

MADISON, Ala. - Madison Fire and Rescue rescued Sarah Bailey and her dog from icy water at an apartment complex on Continental Drive Wednesday night. She said the entire experience was traumatizing. "I was for sure thinking that I was going to die." Bailey said it felt like an eternity inside the fr

WHNT-TV - 2018-01-19 04:35:18

Coroner: Seneca man hit by wife's truck, his body dragged down several roads

A 25-year-old Seneca man died after being run over by a truck driven by his wife and then dragged down several streets, said Oconee County Coroner Karl Addis. In a statement, the coroner said John Taylor Bright died of multiple traumatic injuries. "He was struck and run over at or near the driveway

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2018-01-19 12:16:41

BREAKING: Police, deputies respond to shooting at apartment complex

Anderson city, county units at scene Updated: 2:03 PM EST Jan 18, 2018 A shooting has called law enforcement officers to an apartment complex in Anderson. The shooting was reported at the Ashford Cove apartments at 201 Miracle Mile Road and Clemson Boulevard, according to Anderson police. Several

WYFF4.COM - 2018-01-18 19:03:00

Free wildlife show planned this weekend in Greenville

Picture From: Wildlife Geeks (WSPA)-A Greenville-based wildlife organization will have a free animal show this weekend at Cabela's on Woodruff Road. According to the retailer, Wildlife Geeks is a local nonprofit whose mission is to educate our youth about animals and conservation. They teach audie

WSPA.COM - 2018-01-19 10:55:14

Snow in Athens causes hazardous weather and canceled class

From icy roads to major road blockages and flipped vehicles, the sudden winter weather turned Athens upside down. The inclement weather that hit Athens late on Jan. 15 resulted in schools and roads throughout the county closing as well as the University of Georgia delaying school Jan. 18 and closing

RED AND BLACK - 2018-01-19 15:00:00