March 7, 2011 - 5:05pm
Kentucky's first and official Severe Weather Awareness Month begins tomorrow with a statewide tornado drill, courtesy of the National Weather Service. Read Governor's Beshear's proclamation, participate in the drill, and find out how to protect yourself and your family in case the siren doesn't work (again).
Just last week, Governor Steve Beshear proclaimed March Kentucky's official Severe Weather Awareness Month. The governor signed his statement just one day following Louisville's failure to warn residents of actual tornados during the morning's wee hours.Severe weather awareness officially begins...
July 29, 2012 - 7:53pm
Two tornadoes touched down early Moday morning according to the National Weather Service. Many say they never even heard the sirens. Read this and we may save your life.
It was only a few days ago that Kentuckiana saw its first episode of gnarly springtime weather; tornadoes, heavy rain, local flooding, and dangerous lightning. As Spring approaches we can expect with certainty the potential for similar weather phenomena to occur.
February 23, 2011 - 10:15am
Local news for Feb. 23, 2011
"Indiana State Treasurer Richard Mourdock announced plans Tuesday in Indianapolis and in Jeffersonville to challenge six-term U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar in next year’s Republican primary." [Courier-Journal]"Heavy rain is expected at times on Thursday throughout central Kentucky potentially...
July 15, 2010 - 11:19am
Local news for July 15, 2010
"Tax collection for Kentucky’s General Fund hit its lowest point in five years in fiscal year 2010, which ended June 30, according to state budget director Mary Lassiter. This is the first time the state has suffered a consecutive decline in receipts since World War II, Lassiter said....