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.
Fentress County (WVLT) - Authorities have a Fentress County couple in custody after discovering a large amount of drugs inside their home Wednesday morning.
Dispatchers tell us that Sheriff's Deputies have a man and a woman in custody after discovering pills, marijuana, and cocaine in their home at about 3am Wednesday morning.
Officials say they are not sure how much money the drugs are worth, but say the street value could be up in the thousands.
Dispatchers say deputies also found guns and possibly stolen merchandise in the home as well.
We are told investigators are still on the scene at this hour.
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