Here are six things to know for today.
People living in South Carolina are expecting sunshine today, but even as the rain comes to an end, more flooding is likely. Mandatory evacuations are still in place and much of the state is under a boil water order.
The search for survivors is expected to intensify today after the U.S. ship El Faro sank near the Bahamas. The Coast Guard says the ship had more than enough lifeboats for its crew to escape, but Hurricane Joaquin likely made that almost impossible.
The gunman who killed nine people at a community college in Oregon complained about not having a girlfriend. In a manifesto, Christopher Harper-Mercer says he was mentally sane and others around him were crazy.
Jack Conway and Matt Bevin will go head to head in a live debate at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky tonight. It is scheduled to start at 6:00 p.m. local time.
The eastbound Interstate 24 exit ramp to US 68 in Cadiz, Kentucky will be closed today. A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will be pouring concrete for repairs. The ramp is expected to be closed for about four days.
Paducah Power is inviting you to its headquarters tonight where you can ask questions about company operations, get one-on-one assistance with customer service, and tour the power company. It is all happening at 1500 Broadway from 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
100 Television Lane
Paducah, KY 42003