Local news

  • Women ask ethics commission to reconsider ruling on John Arnold

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 4:32 PM

    Three women have asked the Legislative Ethics Commission to reconsider its decision to not punish former Democratic state Rep. John Arnold.

  • I-24 lanes reopened after multi-vehicle crash

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 5:03 PM

    Authorities report that all lanes near Exit 3 on Interstate 24 are open once again.

  • Spring turkey hunting season opens Saturday

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 3:23 PM

    Kentucky's spring wild turkey hunting season opens Saturday and continues through May 4.

  • Better preparing Brookport: free weather radios

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 5:39 PM

    The American Red Cross will be partnering with the Massac Pope County Recovery Committee so that the area will be better prepared to deal with severe weather, including handing out free weather radios.

  • MSU President-elect Davies to visit campus next week

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 3:04 PM

    The newly-chosen president for Murray State University will be making appearances next week on campus.

  • Illinois Senate approves ban on ticket quotas

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 2:49 PM

    Legislation that would ban police departments from issuing quotas on tickets has been approved in the Illinois Senate.

  • Missing Paducah woman found

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 6:10 PM

    Mail piling up outside his mother's door cued a son to report his mother missing.

  • Hooked on Science - Chemical Reaction Egg

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 10:30 AM

    Bubbling Easter eggs! You are not going to believe the new way you can dye Easter eggs. Our "Science Guy" Jason Lindsey and a kid scientist show us how you can use a few ingredients from around the house to add a little science to dying your Easter eggs.

  • Murray Half Marathon detours and delays

    Updated: Sat Apr 12, 2014 5:02 AM

    The 4th Annual Murray Half-Marathon benefiting Murray's Hospital Endowment program will create traffic detours and delays tomorrow.

  • Overnight fight incites Carbondale shooting

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 9:58 AM

    Hundreds of people were crowding the road when a shooter fired off a round, striking another in the abdomen.

  • Mommy surprises

    Updated: Fri Apr 11, 2014 7:47 AM

    You can read all of the baby books, or have other moms, sisters, and friends tell you about their experiences. But in the end, there are always a few things that new moms are surprised by.

  • City leaders look at options to protect historic buildings

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 10:38 PM

    Murray City leaders are talking about options to keep their downtown buildings in good shape and the people in and around them, safe.

  • Paducah Symphony Orchestra votes not to sponsor Beer and Wine Garden

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 7:41 PM

    The Paducah Symphony Orchestra has voted not to accept the offer to run the 2014 Beer and Wine Garden presented by the Barbecue on the River, Inc.

  • Brooms make local shop famous

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 9:33 PM

    Brooms are often household tools that we don't think twice about. But it is the lowly broom that has made a local man and his family-owned shop famous.

  • Generous donor gives 12,000 sandbags to Illinois

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 8:11 PM

    A Southern Illinois-based gaming company donated 12,000 bags of sand to be used whenever and wherever to keep the area safe and dry.

  • Red Cross helping Brookport become severe weather ready

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 5:15 PM

    Volunteers went door to door in Brookport to make sure people have a plan in case severe weather strikes again.

  • Detective: Wilbourn admitted to hitting boyfriend with baseball bat

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 6:17 PM

    McCracken County Detective Darrin Frommeyer took the stand during Glenna Wilbourn's preliminary hearing Thursday to recall the events leading up to her boyfriend's death.

  • McCracken Co. Clerk's office sports blue, green for "Donate Life Month"

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 4:00 PM

    The McCracken County Circuit Clerk's office will be wearing blue and green tomorrow to celebrate "Donate Life Month," and they want you to do the same.

  • Beshear signs cannabis oil bill

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 3:31 PM

    Doctors at two university research hospitals can now prescribe oil derived from marijuana or hemp to treat patients.

  • Tennessee lawmakers approve $32.4B spending plan

    Updated: Thu Apr 10, 2014 3:19 PM

    Lawmakers have approved the state's $32.4 billion spending plan for the budget year beginning in July.