Our focus now turns to the potential of record lows tonight. Many areas may wake up to thermometer readings below zero.
It might have been one of the craziest days in Lexington in quite some time: The day John Calipari was named the new head coach of the university of Kentucky. Call it dumb luck, but that was the day our Mark Kennedy carried a camera around with him, documenting what the day in the life of a reporter is like.
This day was a perfect example that you have to be ready for anything in the news business. Normally, I work from about 9:30 in the morning and get off around 6:30pm. But, on this day, most of us worked double shifts until nearly midnight because of the breaking news of John Calipari coming to Kentucky. It certainly didn't feel like a 15-hour day because we were constantly trying to track what the latest was on the coaching situation.