Heavy snow continues to increase across the region. Snowfall rates of 1-2 inches per hour are likely this evening and tonight. More than a foot of snow may fall by Thursday morning.
A low-cost airline is getting ready to fly into Lexington for the first time.
Allegiant Air will begin service at Blue Grass Airport on Thursday.
Passengers on the inaugural flight will be welcomed to the bluegrass with free airplane cookies and prizes.
Allegiant Air will offer non-stop service to regional airports near Orlando and Tampa. Introductory fares will be as low as $69-dollars one-way.