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Domestic dispute leads to attempted murder indictment

An argument between a male and female in which the female was stabbed has resulted in the man being indicted for attempted murder and other charges.The indictment against Brandon Curtis Hoskins, 25, of Recovery Way in Emmalena, Ky. came last week. Hoskins is facing seven charges including attempted

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2018-06-20 11:00:00

Deputies find naked man lying in grass, said he was 'maybe Jesus'

Johnson was charged with burglary, indecent exposure, criminal trespassing, criminal mischief, public intoxication and giving police false identifying information.

WYMT.COM - 2018-06-19 10:52:00

Cold front gets closer, rain chances increase

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) -After a dry start to the day, chances for showers and storms increase later and they will be with us for a while.Today and TonightSome folks may wake up with a little patchy fog this morning, but most should see sun and clouds. Heading into the afternoon and the heat of the day,

WYMT.COM - 2018-06-20 03:17:00

Mother arrested for allegedly leaving child in hot car

PIKEVILLE, Ky. — A Pike County woman is facing a felony charge, after she allegedly left her child it a hot vehicle.

EKBTV.COM - 2018-06-20 11:05:01

Hazard City Manager retiring after 27 years of public service

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT)After a 27-year career, Hazard City Manager Sam Stacy is calling it a career.

WYMT.COM - 2018-06-19 15:26:00

Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson move into $16m pad

Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson have moved into a $16 million apartment.The newly-engaged couple have wasted no time in setting up a multi-million dollar love nest together in Chelsea, Manhattan, where Sting is their new neighbour.According to TMZ, the pair's plush pad features five bedrooms and fou

APPALACHIAN NEWS-EXPRESS - 2018-06-20 11:00:00

Sheriff: Man tries to burn down father's home, threatens to kill officer

Once in the back of a cruiser, Hall said he would kill the officer while head-butting the cage, police say.


Group considers adding new position to focus on reviving downtown

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) -InVision Hazard has been around for about four years. Every month, they meet and discuss new ways of revitalizing downtown Hazard.Tuesday night, they talked about something different.As a way of bringing new life and businesses to downtown, the group is exploring the idea of help

WYMT.COM - 2018-06-19 22:21:00

Carbon monoxide kills man and cat on boat in Jeffersonville

"CO in a confined space is extremely dangerous, but it's actually dangerous anywhere," Jeffersonville Fire Chief Eric Hedrick said. "There's a lot of dangers in the river on the water, but there are also dangers that occur in your cabin."

WDRB.COM - 2018-06-19 21:50:00

Local dry cleaners struggle to beat the heat

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) -The heat index was close to 100 degrees in many areas on Monday, leaving folks to try and beat the heat.Workers at Custom Cleaners say to many people's surprise, their indoor job is not much cooler than when road crews are stuck outside suffering in the hot sun."It was just like


CRIME REPORT: Irvine man arrested for trafficking

Officers arrived at Clark's BP on Paint Lick Road and located the vehicle in question parked at an angle at the gas pumps. Police found Kevin Abney, 40, of Dark Hollow Road, passed out behind the wheel with the vehicle still running. Between Abney's legs, officers could see what looked like the hand

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2018-06-19 22:40:00

Hot conditions continue for the first part of the week

TuesdayThe second day of the work week brings a little better chance for scattered afternoon showers and storms, but they still look to be spotty. Temperatures won't change a lot, even with a few clouds added into the mix. We'll still top out around 90 in most locations.


Issues and Answers: Richard Crowe and Larry Quillen

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) -WYMT’s Steve Hensley sits down with Richard Crowe and Larry Quillen to discuss the upcoming Remote Area Medical (RAM) event in Perry County this weekend.Free vision, dental and medical care is available June 23rd and 24th at East Perry Elementary School.You can watch the entire e


Free clinics providing healthcare in Eastern Ky - ABC 36 News

BEATTYVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) — Operation Bobcat gives members of the Air National Guard and U.S. Navy Reserve medical training, while also providing Eastern Kentucky communities with free healthcare services.The pop-up clinics are happening in Lee, Owsley, Estill and Breathitt Counties and offer medical,


Two hurt in Sunday collision

Two persons were injured Sunday when two vehicles collided on I-64 westbound just after the 137 Morehead exit about 4:30 p.m.Kentucky State Police said the wreck involved a commercial vehicle operated by Tremayne D. Aldrin, age 30, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and a motor vehicle operated by Trevo


Fun winds down at Perry County Fair

"We want to provide people in this area with the opportunity to bring their kids out to see and experience things they might not get to do in any other situation, without having to spend a lot of money," said Wanda Brown, Secretary, Perry County Fair Board of Directors.


Two-vehicle crash blocks lanes of I-64

MOREHEAD, Ky. (WYMT) -Officials with Kentucky State Police responded to a two-vehicle crash that blocked both westbound lanes of I-64 in Morehead.Troopers said a commercial vehicle driven by Tremayne Aldrin of Colorado and another vehicle driven by Trevor Potter of West Liberty crashed into each oth


One killed in farm tractor accident in Floyd County, Ky.

DAVID, Ky. (WCHS/WVAH) —Kentucky State Police are investigating a fatal farm tractor accident on Triple S Road in Floyd County.A release from Kentucky State Police said one person was killed after a farm tractor overturned into a creek at about 6 p.m. Friday, trapping the operator underneath.At this


KSP: Flat Gap man arrested for burglary rammed homeowner’s vehicle

Kentucky State Police Trooper J. Johnson responded to the complaint Sunday evening and wrote in the citation that the perpetrator attempted to flee in a silver Chevrolet passenger car, using the car to ram the victim’s vehicle. According to the citation, the perpetrator, later identified as Steven R


'The Sound of Music,' a royal wedding and car trouble

All the dishes are cleanI’m comfortable in my writing chairAbbey, my aging dog,Hasn’t a care.