Monday, December 29, 2014
Is it missing plane?
An Indonesian helicopter has seen two oil spots and an Australian search plane has spotted objects floating in the ocean, but it's too early to know whether they're from the AirAsia jet that vanished Sunday morning while flying from Indonesia to Singapore. Search crews have been scouring Indonesian waters where AirAsia Flight 8501 vanished with 162 people aboard. The latest on Sunrise.
Patriot Coal layoffs
Patriot Coal Corporation has announced that it will idle the Highland Mine near Henderson, Kentucky and the Dodge Hill Mining Complex near Sturgis, Kentucky. They tell us the mines will idle effective December 29. We're told it could affect over 600 employees.
A cold start to your Monday, but temps will warm into the 40's on this final Monday of 2014. We should see some sun and clouds and a bit of a cool down tomorrow. Byron will have the complete 14 First Alert forecast.
Owensboro NYE bash
Pull out your best Great Gatsby-inspired wardrobe and dancing shoes! The Owensboro Convention Center is throwing its first-ever New Year's Eve party and you're invited. Deanna Allbrittin will have the details.
So, enjoy your Monday, and we'll see you on Sunrise.