More heavy thunderstorms are expected to develop this afternoon across eastern Kentucky. While they are not expected to be as widespread as the past few days, they will be slow movers and could cause more flooding in areas that are already saturated. Stay with WYMT for the latest on the changing weather conditions on this WYMT Severe Weather Alert Day.
BEATTYVILLE,Ky.(WYMT)- An eastern Kentucky school board chairman was honored today for his dedication to the students in the school district.
Chairman William Owens has worked on the Lee County School Board for 22 years. He was presented the 2013 Warren H. Proudfoot award for outstanding school board member at the Kentucky School Board Association's annual conference in Louisville.
Owens is also a founding member and chief of the Beartrack Volunteer Fire Department, where he has served for 23 years.