Motocross Weekend

Motocross Weekend The arena floor inside the East Kentucky Expo Center is now a layer of dirt. This weekend the center will host a Tri-state Motocross event. Recently trucks were brought in and dropped off the dirt to fill the entire floor. Marketing Director Josh Kesler says with all the tricks the event has…

East Bernstadt Helping You Stay Warm

East Bernstadt Helping You Stay Warm Volunteers at The Creek Church and the East Bernstadt Fire Department say they fear many in their region may not have proper heat in their homes so the buildings are open as warming centers.”There [are] lots of people who don’t have warm coats [but] don’t have warm homes,”…

Car Thieves Active In Cold Weather

Car Thieves Active In Cold Weather With the temperature dropping, it’s no surprise that people are warming up their cars before getting inside. But some cars have been stolen while that’s happening. It has been going on in Martin County, and that’s why Sheriff John Kirk is warning drivers to keep their cars locked.…

Churches In Eastern KY Provide Warmth

Churches In Eastern KY Provide Warmth Churchs across Eastern Kentucky are opening up warming centers due to the cold temperatures expected.The First Christian Church in Paintsville will open a warming center Wednesday night from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m.The Creek Church in London is now open.Prestonsburg Church of God will have a warming center…

Frigid Forecast Across KY

Frigid Forecast Across KY Forecasters are issuing warnings about the incredibly cold weather in the region saying if you have to be out today, dress in layers. Cover any exposed skin the best you can. Try not to stay outside for too long, especially after dark as temperatures drop even further.We’ll see some snow…

Filming Netflix Movie In Eastern KY

Filming Netflix Movie In Eastern KY A best selling book set in the mountains of Eastern Kentucky will soon be on a small screen near you.Netflix had the winning bid on turning J.D. Vance’s story “Hillbilly Elegy” into a movie.Our news partners at the Lexington Herald-Leader report Ron Howard, known for his role on…

AK Steel Closing Its Doors

AK Steel Closing Its Doors A facility that has been sitting still since 2015 will officially close by the end of 2019. Ashland Mayor Steve Gilmore says officials with AK Steel say they will be closing the plant. Gilmore says this will directly impact about 200 people.Gilmore tells WSAZ the company has been able…