A slow moving cold front will bring rain back to the mountains Tuesday afternoon and evening. Some storms could contain heavy rain and could lead to new flash flooding. Keep an eye on water levels in flood prone areas and do not cross flooded roadways.
The University of Pikeville is in talks with several eastern Kentucky counties about using coal severance money to fund a new scholarship program.
This would revive a similar proposal that died in this year's legislative session.
Former governor and UPIKE President Paul Patton tells the Courier Journal that he's spoken with six county judge executives about applying for a grant from the state's multi-county coal severance fund.
The grant would pay for scholarships to Pikeville and other colleges.