A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued for areas west of Omaha until 11 p.m.; however, the metro area will likely have thunderstorms on and off throughout the overnight.
The top executives at Union Pacific and Valmont Industries are part of the Omaha Chamber of Commerce's 2013 class of the local business hall of fame.
The business leaders will be recognized at an awards event at the Holland Performing Arts Center on April 23rd. The 2013 class includes Union Pacific Chairman Jim Young and Mogens Bay chairman and CEO of Valmont.
Susan Jacques of Berkshire Hathaway's Borsheim's jewelry store and the former owner of Godfather's Pizza, Willy Theisen, are also being honored.
Another person being honored is Marshall Faith, vice chairman of The Scoular Company. Faith helped oversee Scoular's growth into a national agricultural marketing company.