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University of the Cumberlands wrestler dies Monday

The University of the Cumberlands has announced that wrestler Grant Brace died Monday night. According to university officials, the cause of death of the 20-year-old has not yet been determined, but said there is nothing to indicate it was anything other than natural cause...

Williamsburg’s Cash Express continuing tradition of sending cards, treats to first responders for 9/11

Next month will mark the 19th anniversary of the 9-11 attacks on New York’s World Trade Center and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., in addition to a failed attack on the U.S. Capitol that was stopped by the brave men and women on Flight 93 when it crashed in a Pennsylvania...
Posted On 01 Sep 2020

Letter to the Editor: Thanks to Poker Run Sponsors

Dear Editor: This year has been one of unfathomable challenges and stresses to our Whitley County residents and businesses.  Yet through it all, some were able to find the resources to support the second annual Upper Cumberland Poker Run to the tune of $5,000.  This fund-raising...
Posted On 01 Sep 2020
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My brief radio ‘career’ made an impact on me

Several years back, I still remember my one and only meeting with Tony Turner, who was the longtime WYMT station manager and news director. Tony was a legend in journalism here in the mountains. He was well respected and well-loved for good reason. The day I met him; Tony was in...
Posted On 01 Sep 2020