ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Cumberland, KY

Kingsport Times-News

Watch now: Second time around is nice for Central's Mullins

NORTON — With new head coach Jason Mullins at the helm of the Wise Central football program, things are different, but pretty much the same. Just ask Warriors quarterback Braeden Church. Try the Kingsport Times News app today. Download here from Google Play and the App Store.
WISE, VA
Picture for Watch now: Second time around is nice for Central's Mullins
lakercountry.com

Whitesburg radio station reacts to EKY flooding

Whitesburg in Letcher County in eastern Kentucky was another one of the hard hit communities by flooding in late July with at least three confirmed deaths as of last report. WJRS NEWS talked with Beth Wright, the general sales manager at WXKQ 103.9 FM in Whitesburg about an issue the local radio station is dealing with while trying to keep the public there informed…
WHITESBURG, KY
LOCAL CHANNELS

‘We’ll be back’: Neon, KY mayor addresses disastrous flood

FLEMING-NEON, Ky. (WJHL) – More than a week later, people in Letcher County are still cleaning up debris and damage from the deadly flood, especially in Fleming-Neon. “Our little town at some points had 12 to 15 feet of water,” Mayor of Neon, Susan Polis said. “All of our businesses and churches and homes above […]
FLEMING-NEON, KY
RELATED LOCATIONS
wymt.com

Scattered showers and storms stick around, some heavy at times

HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) - A Flood Watch continues across the mountains until 10:00 p.m. tonight. Stay weather aware!. The forecast does not change much tonight. We stay mild and muggy. Low temperatures only fall into the upper-60s and lower-70s. Patchy fog will be possible, especially late tonight and early Monday. An isolated shower or two can not be ruled out. A Flood Watch continues until 10:00 p.m. for most of us.
HAZARD, KY
RELATED PUBLISHERS
wymt.com

Letcher County churches adapting to flood damage

LETCHER COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - Churches in Eastern Kentucky are gathering in unusual spots after the flooding damaged a lot of worship structures. For Cornerstone Church in Whitesburg, they adapted by setting up under a Cajun Navy tent outside of their damaged building. Their pastor, Frank Holbrook, wanted to act as swift as possible.
LETCHER COUNTY, KY
wchstv.com

FEMA: Disaster relief centers open in Knott, Clay County, Ky.

LEBURN, Ky. (WCHS) — Federal officials report a new recovery center for Kentucky flood victims has opened in Knott County. The center been created on the grounds of the Knott County Sportsplex at 450 Kenny Champion Loop #8765 in Leburn, according to a news release from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
CLAY COUNTY, KY
NEARBY CITIES
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
insideradio.com

Kentucky Broadcasters Step Up After Deadly Floods, Broadcasting From Their Homes.

The catastrophic flooding that struck Eastern Kentucky in late July continues to stretch resources while at the same time reveal once again the reach of radio during a disaster. The floods have claimed the lives of more than three dozen people – the number is expected to climb higher – and in a region where small, independent stations are the norm, it has brought out the best in broadcasters.
KENTUCKY STATE

CRISIS IN KENTUCKY: Maryville's Suzanne Savell grieves for the floods that hit close to home

You can take the girl out of the hills, but you can never take the hills out of Suzanne Savell. A 1995 graduate of Maryville High School, she calls Portland, Oregon, home these days, but her memories of growing up in Blount County and her interest in mountain culture mean that however far she is from the Southern Appalachians, those ancient spires cast long shadows over all that she is. ...
MARYVILLE, TN
ARCHIVES