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. Arctic air pushes in from west to east on Wednesday with heavy sleet and snow taking over. That setup could produce several inches of accumulation. Snow will slowly end from west to east Thursday as bitterly cold air continues to push in.
LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Two people face charges after, police say, they used drugs while caring for a baby.
The Laurel County Sheriff's Office arrested Kimberly Cope, 34, and Robert Shelton, 44. Deputies say they came to the couple's home for a welfare check Thursday night. They say both Cope and Shelton were under the influence of drugs. Deputies say an 11-month-old child in the couple's care was sleeping in a crib at the time.
Both Cope and Shelton have been charged with endangering the welfare of a minor and marijuana possession.
The child is now with relatives.