A Flood Watch and a Winter Storm Watch are out for the entire region late Tuesday through early Thursday. Heavy rain develops Tuesday night into Wednesday morning and may put down 1”-3” in some areas. We are looking at the possibility of significant snow and sleet from late Wednesday through early Thursday.
Anderson County students were met by law enforcement officers at school Wednesday morning, but it turned out to be a good thing for those who were buckled up.
The national 'Click it or Ticket' campaign kicks off wednesday and the Anderson county Sheriff's Department used it as a way to reach out to their teen drivers.
They gave out tickets to students who were buckled up. Those tickets were redeemable for a free t-shirt. Students who weren't buckled up got off with a warning and literature about seatbelt safety, instead of the usual $25 fine.
But, students who aren't buckled when they leave school won't be as lucky. Sheriff Troy Young says he will cite students because buckling up is the law.