Rounds of heavy rain will begin to move into the area later tonight, leading to the increased potential for flooding. A Flood Watch is in effect for the entire area from now through Thursday and a Winter Storm Warning goes into effect tomorrow. As we head into Wednesday, temperatures will drop and transition our rain to sleet and eventually to snow. Most of the area could see several inches of snow and sleet before it's all said and done. Keep it locked right here for updates.
SHEPHERDSVILLE, Ky. (AP) - An Oklahoma convicted murderer who
shot to death a Kentucky distillery worker after a 1991 prison
escape and multi-state crime spree has been sentenced to execution
Special Judge Geoffrey Morris on Wednesday set a Jan. 19
execution date for Michael Dale St. Clair, whose case has been
returned for either a new trial or sentencing three times by the
Kentucky Supreme Court since 1998.
A jury had recommended death in October following a weeklong
sentencing rehearing in Bullitt County, where he had been convicted
of killing Frank Brady of Bardstown.
St. Clair also faces a retrial in Hardin County, where he is
charged with kidnapping Brady to steal his truck.
Prosecutors say St. Clair is likely to appeal and the execution