The rain will transition over to snow as we head into mid to late morning across the area. We will see the chances for light accumulation in the valley areas with 1-3" possible on the ridge tops above 2000 feet. 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.
CINCINNATI (AP) - A federal appeals court panel is considering whether a man who shocked the nation in 1997 by killing three classmates in a Kentucky high school should be allowed to take back his guilty plea and get a trial.
The attorney for 29-year-old convicted shooter Michael Carneal (kar-NEEL') argued Wednesday before the panel in Cincinnati that his client's appeal was timely and should be allowed to proceed.
Corneal has schizophrenia and is arguing that he wasn't mentally competent to plead guilty to the shooting at the time, when he was 15.
The Kentucky Attorney General's Office countered by saying that Corneal filed the appeal too late and that his conviction and life sentence should stand.
The panel is now considering the matter but may not issue an opinion for months.
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