Before coming to KDKA, Kym worked at FOX 53 in Pittsburgh and in her hometown of Wheeling, W. Va. as an anchor at WTOV.
She is a member of the non-profit organization Women In Film and Media, where she mentors young women in the broadcasting industry.
Kym likes to refer to herself as a “story-teller.” She makes it a goal to gain the trust of her interview subjects and give viewers a unique perspective of the big story of the day.
Kym lives in the South Hills with her husband and twin daughters. She volunteers and teaches CCD at her church, St. Joan of Arc, and is active in her school’s PTO organization. Kym also volunteers her time supporting many charity organizations throughout Pittsburgh.
Kym has an extensive dance and theater background, and still enjoys taking dance classes at the studio her children attend.
She has training in the martial arts, in the Goju ryu style of karate.
Always thrilled by getting “that great deal,” Kym considers herself an expert bargain-shopper and coupon-clipper and loves sharing her saving secrets with others.
She graduated Magna Cum Laude from West Liberty University.
Mitchell Higginbotham was one of the famed Tuskegee Airmen. He recently passed away at the age of 94. Saturday, he was laid to rest at Sewickley Cemetery.
Students at Paynter Elementary School in the Baldwin-Whitehall School District only spent a couple of hours in the classroom Monday before one phone call sparked an intensive search and evacuation.
Some students in the North Allegheny School District will face a disruption next week as district officials take precautions in the wake of a threat.
Tech tycoon and Homestead native Bill Campbell amassed an enormous amount of wealth heading up companies in the Silicon Valley, but he never forgot his roots in the Steel Valley.
Several new studies show how our devices might be impacting our health.
Leechburg School officials have decided not to renew the contract of boys’ basketball coach.
The family of the young man who was severely burned in last month’s Westmoreland County gas pipeline explosion spoke to the media.
The Leechburg Police Department is investigating allegations of inappropriate contact between a substitute teacher and several students.
A man accused of escaping from jail and murdering Tammy Long was found guilty Thursday.
Hundreds of worried Westmoreland County residents demanded answers Wednesday evening during a meeting about last month’s massive gas pipeline explosion near their homes.
Heart-wrenching stories of loss and incredible stories of survival were front and center at the 5th Annual Fight Against Heroin March and Rally in Washington, Washington County.
A Ross Township mom says she is heartbroken and outraged after her daughter’s bus driver reportedly yelled obscenities at the 10-year-old.
What many consider a simple or harmless bet at the poker table or slot machine could be a destructive and crippling force for a gaming addict.
Striking teachers in the Highlands School District are being forced back to the classroom Tuesday.
The victims of a mass shooting in Wilkinsburg were remembered Tuesday evening at a candlelight vigil.