Weather Authority alert update: Tracking heavy rains and potential storms February 6, 2019 Trent Okerson, Local 6’s Weather Authority is tracking flooding and severe weather in our area. FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintMoreRelated Articles Local groups organizing teams to help with flood efforts A community needs your help making sure floodwaters don't seep into a local home. GALLERY: Flood 2019 viewer photos Viewers from across the Local 6 area are sending us photos of flooding in their neighborhoods. Crews to work on Smithland levee Sunday morning Work is expected to begin Sunday to build up the levee in Smithland, Kentucky. St. Louis police officer accused of stealing suspect’s phone Court records show 31-year-old Thomas Harger was charged Friday with misdemeanor theft.