News, Weather and Sports you depend on

We’re proud to be the last of a dying breed. WMDJ is always LIVE and LOCAL throughout our broadcasting day, with live radio host hand-picking the hits you hear daily. The best music in the world for the best folks in the world – we’re the lucky ones living in the hills and hollers of eastern Kentucky. Our newscast air on the top of each hour is from Fox News Radio – fair and balanced. You’ll also find national headlines at the bottom of our webpage from Fox News. Our local newscast can be heard at 7am, 8am, 12noon, 4pm and 5pm providing trusted information our listeners have depended on for decades. Our local newscast also list the latest obituary report and weather updates.
For local funeral announcements, please click on the following links. To hear the obituary report, listen each day at 7am, 8am, 12noon, 4pm and 5pm during our local newscast.
Our local sports reports can be heard 7:25am and 5:25pm weekdays. WMDJ is proud to be the home of Cincinnati Reds baseball. Join Baseball Hall of Fame broadcaster Marty Brennaman, along with for Reds pitcher ‘The Cowboy’ Jeff Brantley and broadcaster Jim Kelch for every inning of Reds baseball. WMDJ and the Cincinnati Reds have been partners for nearly 35 years. WMDJ also broadcast local high school football and basketball games. Our featured schools include the Betsy Layne Bobcats, Floyd Central Jaguars and Prestonsburg Blackcats. Listen to sports director Jamey Johnson, former WYMT-TV personality Josh McKinney and our own Byron Hall as they bring you the best perceptive of local high school sports. If the game is happening, it’s on WMDJ Sports.