Kentucky principal announces school closing with viral Facebook video
Union Pointe Academy, in Florence, Ky., announced that school would be closed Monday with a video of Principal Chad Caddell serenading the students with a message about the inclement weather and road conditions.
Waterways in Georgetown, Ky. and across Scott County overflowed as flash flooding was alerted for the area on Sept. 23. Videos show flooding in East Fork McConnell Run in the area of Stamping Ground and North Elkhorn Creek at Great Crossing Park.
A pair of deer in Shepherdsville, Kentucky, took shelter from bad weather in a building site, before becoming trapped in floodwater with no way to get out. Zoneton Fire Protection District members were able to help as seen in video on September 23.
University of Kentucky officials celebrated the opening of a new, $265 million research building aimed at solving health disparities that plague Kentucky, such as cancer, diabetes, obesity and substance abuse.