(07/28/2014)- A complex of storms moved the region late Saturday (07/26) and early Sunday (07/27) morning with gusty winds and heavy rain. According to the National Weather Service, wind damage from severe thunderstorms felled trees and power lines in Irvington and trees in Hudson as well as wind damage in Meade and Hardin Counties. Heavy rains flooded several roads in Meade County and forced a...
07/27/14 - A line of showers and thunderstorms moved through the area during the early evening hours of Saturday (7/26). Radar estimated winds between 50 to 60 mph as the leading edge of the storms moved through that downed trees and power lines across the area. The storms also produced vivid cloud to ground lightning and torrential rainfall that caused brief ponding of water on area
7/24/2014—The Cloverport Board of Education approved a motion to purchase 80 “I-Pad Minis” at a special called meeting Thursday evening. The cost of the devices is just over $22,000, and will be paid for by funds from the Race to the Top Grant. The “I-Pad Minis” will be distributed to elementary students.
7/24/14---According to John Betner of Custer Fire And Rescue, a house on Elliot Road near Custer was destroyed by fire on Wednesday evening. Betner reports that the fire started on the porch,and was fully involved when units arrived at the scene. Custer, Harned, and McDaniels Fire And Rescue all responded to the home occupied by the Evans family. Mr. Evans suffered minor burns, and was treated at
7/24/14---According to Sheriff Todd Pate, a Hardinsburg man is in custody, following a home visit by the Department of Probation and Parole and the Breckinridge County Sheriff’s Department.
Sheriff Pate said he was contacted by Probation and Parole, requesting assistance with a home visit at a residence at 6392 West Highway 60, Hardinsburg. A search of the home, at about 10:30
Boston area hit by massive floods
Heavy rain caused flooding in the greater metro area of Boston, resulting in cars submerged beneath the floodwater. High-speed winds took down power lines and trees which collapsed and destroyed property.
Three officers shot, suspect killed in NYC
Two U.S. marshals and a member of the NYPD’s fugitive task force were shot in New York City’s West Village neighborhood around 1 p.m. Monday afternoon; the officers were taken to the hospital and are in stable condition
Microburst storm deals damage in Phoenix
A monsoon-like storm swept through Arizona over the weekend, leaving lots of damage and thousands in the Phoenix area without power. Shawn Kline from Phoenix affiliate KPHO reports.