Forecasters also expected other southern cities to get up to three inches of accumulated ice from freezing rain.
Voters in Kentucky approved the state’s constituional ban on same-sex marriage by 74% in 2004.
Opponents of the bill said that, rather than protect religious liberties, it would make LGBT Kansans second-class citizens.
Democratic Gov. Mike Beebe pitched Arkansas Meidcaid expansion to state Republicans by pointing out how much the uninsured drive up the cost of health care. “If you already have private health insurance,” he said, “you are paying a tax that was never approved by any government or by our citizens. It’s the hidden tax of uncompensated care.”