Severe weather looks likely on Saturday afternoon. The best chances appear to be between 2 p.m. Saturday and Midnight. Damaging winds, large hail, heavy rain, and an isolated tornado or two are possible. The area at the greatest risk for severe weather in eastern Kentucky is in the Cumberland Valley, near the I-75 corridor. Keep it locked here for updates.
Kentucky Senior U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell's first campaign ad is out.
The Hill reports the ad pokes fun at the democratic efforts to recruit a candidate to oppose him in Kentucky.
It features Ed Markberry, a perennial candidate who is not considered a serious candidate by top democrats in the state.
The Lexington Herald reports Kentucky Democratic Party Chairman Daniel Logsdon told them the video shows McConnell does not want to talk about his long voting record in Washington.