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)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/26/13) – Coal miners from around the area gathered in Lexington to compete in three days of mining safety contests. The event was hosted at the Lexington Convention Center Heritage Hall. SurfKY's David Gillum attended the event to talk to the miners about how the competitions help them prepare for real world experiences.

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