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Light Snow and Rain Expected

A quick-moving system will move through tonight and early Thanksgiving morning producing rain and snow showers. Tonight light rain will push through Middle TN. Snow showers will be likely along and north of I-40, with some accumulation in S. KY and the Cumberland Plateau. 1-2 is possible along the Plateau by early Thurs. morning. Up to .5 inch is possible in S. KY and nearby TN counties. Those along the I-40 corridor will see flurries with little to no accumulation. Roads will become slick along the Plateau overnight and early Thurs. morning.

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BREAKING: John Seigenthaler, Sr. Dies at 86

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Sad news into our newsroom. A pioneer in Nashville media has passed away. John Seigenthaler, Sr. died. The Seigenthaler name is synonymous with Nashville and a long list of accomplishments. At the top: longtime editor, publisher and CEO of the Tennessean. Seigenthaler was a very powerful political figure and defender of First Amendment rights. In the early 60's, Seigenthaler worked for Robert Kennedy. Seigenthaler retired in 1991, but stayed active in local and state civic groups. He recently helped organize a celebration for Metro's 50th year as a merged government. The 86 year old is survived by his son John Michael and wife Dolores. We will have CONTINUING COVERAGE of Seigenthaler's life and legacy on FOX17 NEWS and online.

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