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)

What is Today v3 grassy 300KENTUCKY (8/29/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1931–Death/ David Abercrombie, Abercrombie & Fitch founder

•1994–Death/Tushar Kanti Ghosh, longest serving newspaper editor, dies at 93

•1898-The Goodyear tire company is founded.

•1904-1st Olympics in US are held (St Louis)

•1964-Walt Disney's "Mary Poppins" released

•1966-Beatles last public concert (Candlestick Park, SF)

•1990-Saddam Hussein declares America can't beat Iraq

•1964-Walt Disney's "Mary Poppins" released

•1985-Emmy News & Documentaries Award presentation
    
•1916-Congress creates US Naval reserve

 

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