Weather Aware conditions continue overnight due to the potential for locally heavy rainfall. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect until 7 a.m. for the northernmost portions of Texoma including Atoka, Coal, Johnston, Murray and Pontotoc Counties Beware of flooded road-ways and never drive around barricades or into water more than six inches deep. High rainfall rates may reduce visibility and also increase the risk of hydroplaning. Turn around, don’t drown! Rain ends NW to SE during the day Thursday.
6-30-06 - The young survivor of a severe accident on highway 199 near Dickson last month is still recovering in a Dallas hospital. Family members of Conner McDougall say he is showing signs of improvement.
The 21-month-old boy is at Baylor Medical Center. His father and brother were killed in May when their pick-up rear-ended a dump truck. Conner is still on a ventilator.
Family members have set up a website where you can monitor his progress. Click here to learn more.