DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)
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What is Today v3 purple 300KENTUCKY (6/7/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.

Hawaiian Declaration of Rights was signed 175 years ago.

The United States and Britain agreed to suppress the slave trade 152 years ago.

Abe Lincoln was re-nominated for Pres by Republican Party 149 years ago.

Chicago Cubs score 11 in 1st inning, beating NY Giants 19-0 107 years ago.

George VI and Elizabeth became the first king and queen of England to visit the United States 74 years ago.

Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash got together for a Grand Ole Opry TV special 44 years ago.

Prince celebrated his birthday by changing his name to a symbol 20 years ago.

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