A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT is in effect into Wednesday due repeated rainfall. A Flood Watch is in effect for our area until 7 AM Wednesday. Where there are more pauses in the rain, totals will be closer to 2 inches but some will receive at least 4 inches of rainfall total. Creeks and streams run high and areas with poor runoff could face flooding problems. Busy commute hours could face more slowdowns, with fog and standing water on roads as well.
Clinton, Anderson County (WVLT) - An Anderson County man, facing child rape charges, is now out of jail on bond.
The Sweetwater Police Department says 23 year-old Elijah McGhee turned himself in Friday night.
He's accused of raping two Sweetwater junior high students, ages 12 and 14.
He's charged with 12 counts, including statutory rape, sexual exploitation of a minor, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Investigators believe McGhee may have more victims in other counties.
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