Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Bell, Clay, Harlan, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Leslie, McCreary, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Wayne and Whitley County until 11 p.m. While the worst of the weather held off this afternoon, it looks like we will still see some strong storms later tonight, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. These storms will likely feature strong winds and hail, with heavy rain and an isolated tornado (mainly possible in the Cumberland Valley/I-75 corridor) being the secondary threats. Keep it locked here for the latest.
HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT) - Former Lt. Governor and Hazard native Daniel Mongiardo is considering a run for governor.
Mongiardo told the Herald Leader he is looking at a possible bid in 2015.
Right now, Mongiardo says he is enjoying his life as a surgeon in Hazard with his family.
Several other democrats have been mentioned as possible candidates for governor, including House Speaker Greg Stumbo of Prestonsburg.