Heavy rain will continue to fall across the mountains. Flood Warnings are already out for most of the area through later this afternoon. A Flood Watch continues for everyone through tomorrow night. A Winter Storm Warning goes into effect later today for most of the area. The rain will start to transition to freezing rain/sleet and snow by later this evening, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. Keep it locked to WYMT for updates.
PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) - Frank Welch, a longtime educator in the Pike County school system, has died at age 78.
Welch began his tenure in 1957 as a teacher at Belfry High School where he later became principal.
In 1998 he stepped down as principal from the high school and assumed the position of superintendent. He served in that role until his retirement.
WYMT-TV is currently waiting for information regarding funeral arrangements.