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.
A new business in Floyd County is bringing jobs and new vehicles to the area.
A ribbon cutting ceremony today at Freedom Ford Freedom Honda celebrated the opening of the new business.
It is located off Highway 23 in the Ivel community.
36 people have already been employed and the company is looking to hire more technicians and sales associates while giving back to the community.
"We are looking forward to making it grow hopefully helping the area grow. Like I said, the people we've met, it's been tremendous. We have enjoyed being here, and it's something we look forward to being here for a long time," said Shane Legg, the general manager.
The building has been under construction for the last eight months.