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 turquoise 300KENTUCKY (9/12/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1624 - 1st submarine tested (London)

•1910 - World's 1st female cop, Alice Stebbins Wells, appointed (LAPD)

•1931 – Birthday/George Jones, Saratoga Tx, singer (Golden Rings, Oh Lonesome Me), (d. 2013)

•1944 - US Army troops entered Germany for 1st time

•1953 - Senator John F. Kennedy (36) weds Jacqueline Bouvier (24) in Newport, Rhode Island

•1958 - US Supreme Court orders Little Rock Ark high school to integrate

•1959 - "Bonanza" premieres on NBC-TV

•1988 - Gilbert, strongest hurricane ever (160 mph), devastates Jamaica

•2003 – Birthday/Johnny Cash, American singer and guitarist (b. 1932)

•2012 - Apple unveils its iPhone 5 and iOS 6

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