Local Features
2:20 pm
Thu March 11, 2010

Maiden Alley Cinema presents "A Single Man"

Paducah, KY – "Most Criminally Overlooked" could be the only honor the movie A Single Man from first-time director Tom Ford and Colin Firth took away from the 82nd Academy Awards. Firth was nominated for Best Actor in this film based on a 1964 novel by Christopher Isherwood, but lost to Jeff Bridges. Larry Thomas and Todd Hatton talk about this story of a closeted professor in 1962 Los Angeles facing life without the man he loved, playing this week at Maiden Alley Cinema in Paducah.

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Regional Headlines
1:47 pm
Thu March 11, 2010

Amanda's bill clears Senate committee

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo is applauding Senate committee passage of Amanda's Bill on domestic violence. The measure now awaits a Senate floor vote. Stumbo offered the bill in the wake of last September's murder of Amanda Ross of Lexington. Stumbo believes Amanda's Bill possibly could have prevented Ross' death.

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Regional Headlines
1:39 pm
Thu March 11, 2010

Kentucky Education budget concerns

Frankfort, KY – Education leaders in Kentucky have concerns about the budget bill passed by house lawmakers. The spending plan cuts two instructional days from the school calendar to save the state money. Joe Brothers of Elizabethtown is chair of the Kentucky board of education. In a letter to the general assembly, Brothers writes that lawmakers are threatening Kentucky's application for federal race to the top money.

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Newscasts
12:55 pm
Thu March 11, 2010

The 104 Newscast on March 11, 2010. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, KY – The 104 Newscast on March 11, 2010. From the WKMS News Team.

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Datebook
11:24 am
Thu March 11, 2010

A datebook of regional events for March 11, 2010 from WKMS.

Murray, KY – A datebook of regional events for March 11, 2010 from WKMS.

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Newscasts
10:25 am
Thu March 11, 2010

The 806 Newscast on March 11, 2010. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, KY – The 806 Newscast on March 11, 2010. From the WKMS News Team.

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Regional Headlines
8:54 am
Thu March 11, 2010

Paris Man Charged with Murder

Paris, TN – A Paris man has been charged with murder in the death of 66-year-old Fred French. 28-year-old Jefferson Freeman was arrested Monday morning shortly after officers found French's body in his home. An autopsy has determined he was strangulated. Several items were missing from his home, including a pickup truck and title, a cell phone, wallet and ring. Police tell the Paris Post Intelligencer all but the cell phone and wallet were found in Freeman's possession. No motive has yet been determined as the investigation continues.

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Regional Headlines
8:51 am
Thu March 11, 2010

KY Budget Passes House; Heads to Senate

Frankfort, KY – The Kentucky House of Representatives has approved a new biennial state budget and sent it to the Senate. After three-and-a-half hours of debate, the House voted 65-33 for the $17.5 billion state budget. One Democrat, Rep. Jim Wayne of Louisville, voted no.

"If this bill passes, we will have over $10 billion total debt in the year 2012."

One Republican, Rep. Jim Stewart of Flat Lick, voted yes. Stewart sits beside the chairman of the House budget committee.

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Regional Headlines
8:46 am
Thu March 11, 2010

Paducah Inn Sues KY Oaks Mall Owner

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Regional Headlines
8:44 am
Thu March 11, 2010

KY House Funds Some School Projects; Snubs Others

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