Snow showers are expected on and off Monday through Tuesday. Total snowfall over the course of both days will add up between a trace to 2". 1" to 3" is possible along the higher elevations of the VA border. Slick spots are possible on untreated roads. While significant snow is not expected, we have issued a Severe Weather Alert Day to keep you informed on possible negative impacts to travel through Tuesday afternoon.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Hundreds of people have packed the Capitol rotunda for an annual rally to focus attention on the needs of Kentuckians with disabilities.
The event, which spans much of Tuesday, included remarks from Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear, who encouraged the attendees to "let your voices be heard."
Beshear told the crowd he's helped protect funding for mental and behavioral health programs in the face of continued budget cuts and reduced socials workers' caseloads among other efforts to help Kentuckians with disabilities.
The rally was sponsored by the United 874K Coalition, which is composed of organizations representing individuals with disabilities, their families, advocates and providers. The group of several hundred attendees also planned to meet with their local lawmakers during the event.