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.
The state personnel board plans to take up a critical audit of the Kentucky Department of Agriculture under former commissioner Richie Farmer.
A report in the Herald Leader says the board decided to consider the information during a July meeting.
The report released back in April by State Auditor Adam Edelen claims farmer used taxpayer money on everything from shopping and hunting trips... to laying a basketball court at his home.