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.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Republican gubernatorial candidate David
Williams has started airing a TV commercial that says Kentucky has
lost jobs during Gov. Steve Beshear's term in office.
The 30-second ad that debuted Tuesday says Kentucky has lost
nearly 100,000 jobs during the Democratic governor's tenure.
The commercial also shows pictures of President Barack Obama in
an attempt to tie Beshear to the Democratic president, who has
never been popular in Kentucky.
Williams says in the commercial that he would stand up to Obama
and says Kentucky is hurting and can do better.
The ad is Williams' second of the general election campaign.
Williams' campaign says the ad is running in markets across
Kentucky had a 9.5 percent unemployment rate in July, which was
higher than the U.S. rate of 9.1 percent.