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2 ceremonies planned at Fort Campbell for returning soldiers

2 ceremonies planned at Fort Campbell for returning soldiers

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 11th, 2019

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FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Fort Campbell plans two welcome home ceremonies this week for more than 300 soldiers who are due to return to the Army post on the Kentucky-Tennessee line. The post says in a statement that ceremonies will be held on Feb. […]

Light Freezing Rain is Again Creating Issues for Area Motorists -KYTC

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 10th, 2019

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KY Highway Snow & Ice Report for District 2 at 6:15 a.m., CST KY Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 2 Snow & Ice Team has personnel reporting in for Daviess County, McLean County, and Hopkins County in response to light freezing rain moving across our northernmost […]

Flags Lowered to Half-Staff upon the Passing of Rep. John David Dingell, Jr.

Flags Lowered to Half-Staff upon the Passing of Rep. John David Dingell, Jr.

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 9th, 2019

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 8, 2019) – In accordance with the proclamation by President Donald J. Trump, both American and state flags at public office buildings are lowered to half-staff beginning immediately until sunset on Feb. 9, 2019, to honor former Representative John David Dingell, Jr., […]

Traffic ADVISORY  -KY Highway Crews Prepared for Possibility of Winter Precipitation Sunday Morning

Traffic ADVISORY -KY Highway Crews Prepared for Possibility of Winter Precipitation Sunday Morning

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 9th, 2019

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Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews will be on-call over the weekend and prepared to respond to call-outs for a round of winter precipitation expected to move across our Western Kentucky counties starting in the pre-dawn hours and into Sunday morning. The forecast for Sunday morning includes […]

Historic Audubon School to Become Senior Housing in $8.2 Million Project

Historic Audubon School to Become Senior Housing in $8.2 Million Project

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 8th, 2019

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Project addresses goals of both Henderson Vision Plan and SEAC Millennial Plan for 2040 HENDERSON, KY, February 8, 2019– Two Indiana developers have received approval from the Kentucky Housing Corporation (KHC) for a $8.2 million project that will transform the historic Audubon School into affordable […]

KY Highway Crews Prepared to Respond to Potential for Icy Spots at Temps Plummet Overnight (D2)

KY Highway Crews Prepared to Respond to Potential for Icy Spots at Temps Plummet Overnight (D2)

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 7th, 2019

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Traffic ADVISORY Based on forecast projections, rain is expected to end across our Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 2 counties from west to east between 5 p.m., and 7 p.m., CST. With the strong winds indicated in the evening hours as temperatures start to drop, the […]

NWS PADUCAH – FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING

NWS PADUCAH – FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 6th, 2019

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Numerous disturbances aloft will move over a surface frontal boundary, and interact with copious moisture to result in several periods of showers and scattered thunderstorms late today through Thursday. The resulting heavy rain will likely lead to flooding and possibly flash flooding. The Flood Watch […]

Tobacco farmer’s son endorses smoking ban in most workplaces

Tobacco farmer’s son endorses smoking ban in most workplaces

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 6th, 2019

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By ADAM BEAM , Associated Press FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The son of a tobacco farmer running for governor in Kentucky endorsed a statewide smoking ban in most workplaces on Tuesday, a sign of the evolving tobacco politics in a state once dominated by the […]

House speaker dismisses chances for quick pension agreement

House speaker dismisses chances for quick pension agreement

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 5th, 2019

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By BRUCE SCHREINER , Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky House Speaker David Osborne on Monday dismissed chances for a quick agreement to change one of the country’s worst-funded public pension systems as state lawmakers prepare to resume this year’s legislative session. With lawmakers […]

Attorney claims improper interference at Kentucky recount

Attorney claims improper interference at Kentucky recount

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 5th, 2019

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By BRUCE SCHREINER , Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — First a Kentucky state House race went to the Democrat by a single vote, and then a recount declared the race a tie. Now there’s a flurry of back and forth drama, with the Democrat’s […]