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Paving Work on Highland Church Rd. Starts Monday
Saturday, April 25, 2015 11:40 PM
A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans asphalt paving along a section of KY 970/Highland Church Road in McCracken County starting Monday, April 27. Paving work will run from the intersection of KY 1322/Lovelaceville Road US 62/Blandville Road. Drivers should be alert for one lane traffic with alternating flow controlled by flaggers. Appropriate caution is ...
Comer Visiting Paducah Monday for Policy Speech
Saturday, April 25, 2015 10:15 PM
On Monday, April 27, Agriculture Commissioner James Comer and State Senator Chris McDaniel will make four stops across Kentucky to announce the remaining policy initiatives of their Comer-McDaniel Plan for All Kentuckians. The flight tour schedule includes stops in London, Louisville, Paducah, and Bowling Green. SCHEDULE (All times are for each local area): 9:00 am - ...
Thousands Raised in Inaugural Paducky Derby Race
Saturday, April 25, 2015 6:15 PM
Visitors to Paducah's Noble Park saw quite a site on Saturday: 6,000 rubber ducks floating on the park's pond. It was part of the first-ever Paducky Derby, a fundraiser benefiting the Merryman House Domestic Crisis Center. The event was originally scheduled to take place at Paducah's riverfront, but high water forced it to be moved to the Noble Park pond. ...
Bardwell Woman Hurt in McCracken County Crash
Friday, April 24, 2015 6:55 PM
A Bardwell woman was taken to a hospital after a Friday afternoon crash on McKendree Church Road. At around 2:00 pm Friday, McCracken County Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched to a crash with injuries at the intersection of Mckendree Church Road and Childress Road. According to police, 43-year-old April Speer, of Bardwell was northbound on Mckendree Church Road, when 19-year-old Matthew Moss, ...
Paducah Woman Arrested for Stabbing Ex-Boyfriend
Friday, April 24, 2015 11:41 AM
An early morning dispute that turned violent has landed a Paducah woman in jail on a felony assault charge. Shortly after 1:00 am Friday, McCracken County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a report of a stabbing in the 4200 block of Oaks Road. According to police, 30-year-old Robert J. Lanham of Marion was taken to the emergency room with a stab wound to his chest. Police later ...
Proposed Electric Increases Fuel Governor's Race
Friday, April 24, 2015 9:33 AM
Rising electric bills are playing an outsized role in the race for Kentucky's next governor. Kentucky is consistently ranked among the lowest states in the country for the cost of electricity. But three of the state's four major investor owned utilities have rate increases pending before the Kentucky Public Service Commission. Kentucky relies on coal for most of its electricity, and ...
Watkins Appointed to National Nuclear Committee
Thursday, April 23, 2015 7:02 PM
Recognizing the role he and his legislative district have played in Kentucky’s contribution to the nation’s nuclear industry, Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo has appointed state Rep. Gerald Watkins of Paducah to the National Conference of State Legislatures’ Nuclear Legislative Work Group. “Gerald is the ...
McCracken County Teens Charged in School Break-ins
Thursday, April 23, 2015 4:27 PM
Two teens face burglary charges, after police say they admitted to breaking into a school building in West Paducah. On Wednesday, the McCracken County Sheriff’s Department began investigating a burglary at the Old Heath High School building, located at 4336 Metropolis Lake Road. School officials told police that food items were taken and parts of the building were vandalized. Police ...
Major Kentucky Avenue Project Begins Monday
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 3:27 PM
Extensive reconstruction of the road surface and underlying utilities are on tap for US 45-Business/Kentucky Avenue in Paducah starting Monday. The seven-month long project will severely restrict traffic along Kentucky Avenue from Otis Dinning Drive to Walter Jetton Boulevard, a distance of just over a mile. The Kentucky Avenue corridor carries a significant part of the city's ...
Concord Elementary Briefly Evacuated Due to Smoke
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:41 PM
Students and faculty at Concord Elementary School were evacuated just after noon Wednesday, when smoke alarms were activated in the building. Jayme Jones, Director of Public Relations for McCracken County Schools, said a smoke alarm was activated, and teachers could smell smoke, so the building was evacuated. Fire departments and first responders came to the scene, and checked the ...
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