Severe weather looks likely later this afternoon. The best chances appear to be between 3 p.m. and Midnight. Damaging winds, large hail, heavy rain, and an isolated tornado or two are possible. The area at the greatest risk for severe weather in eastern Kentucky is in the Cumberland Valley, near the I-75 corridor. Keep it locked here for updates.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Governor Steve Beshear says the days are numbered for the infamous secret door installed by the previous administration which connected the governor's suite of rooms to a
Former Governor Ernie Fletcher's administration installed the door early in his term. The door allowed officials to walk from the governor's office to a room used for state press conferences without accessing a public hallway.
Beshear says the door projects an image of secrecy and that's not something he wants for his own administration.
Beshear was sworn in Tuesday and spent much of Wednesday meeting with state budget officials and swearing in his cabinet members.