Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Bell, Clay, Harlan, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Leslie, McCreary, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Wayne and Whitley County until 11 p.m. While the worst of the weather held off this afternoon, it looks like we will still see some strong storms later tonight, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. These storms will likely feature strong winds and hail, with heavy rain and an isolated tornado (mainly possible in the Cumberland Valley/I-75 corridor) being the secondary threats. Keep it locked here for the latest.
PIKE COUNTY, Ky (WYMT) - Miss Kentucky has left the bluegrass and is heading out west to compete for the title of Miss America.
Jessica Casebolt from Pike County is preparing for the first stage of competition next week, which is the interview portion.
Casebolt is a sophomore at Georgetown College and has plans to attend law school and become an attorney.
You can help give Jessica a good start in the competition by voting for her on the Miss America website or Facebook page.
The Miss America Competition will air Saturday, January 12th from Las Vegas.
Facebook page for Miss America pageant: http://www.facebook.com/MissAmericaOrganization
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