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.
HAZARD, Ky. (WYMT/Hazard Herald) - An indictment is returned against a Perry County man who was recently arrested hundreds of miles away.
The Hazard Herald reports 25 year old James Barger was already wanted on warrants in Perry County when he was caught in Columbus, Ohio.
He is a suspect in a string of thefts.
The latest indictment charges him with theft, fleeing police and being a persistent felony offender.
His arraignment is set for January 31st in Perry Circuit Court.