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 purple 300KENTUCKY (5/8/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
The United States established the concept of Military Drafts 221 years ago today.
 
Mad Magazine debuted 61 years ago today.
 
Famed boxer, Mahammad Ali, is indicted for refusing induction into the US Army.
 
The Beatles released their hit album, “Let it Be” 43 years ago today.
 
The 33rd US President, Harry Truman, was born 129 years ago today.
 
Comedian Don Rickles was born 87 years ago today.
 
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