Rob Canning http://wkms.org en Judge Grants Injunction to Halt Auction of Cuba Elementary School http://wkms.org/post/judge-grants-injunction-halt-auction-cuba-elementary-school <p>Franklin Circuit Judge Phillip Shepherd is granting the group of disgruntled residents suing the Graves Board of Education a temporary injunction effectively halting the sale of Cuba Elementary School.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 17:09:32 +0000 Rob Canning 41730 at http://wkms.org Judge Grants Injunction to Halt Auction of Cuba Elementary School Kentucky Property Tax Goes Unchanged for 2014-2015 Fiscal Year http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-property-tax-goes-unchanged-2014-2015-fiscal-year <p>Kentucky’s property tax rate remains unchanged for 2014.</p><p>The state Department of Revenue has set it at 12.2 cents per $100 of assessed value.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:14:55 +0000 Rob Canning 41702 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Property Tax Goes Unchanged for 2014-2015 Fiscal Year Smithland Cancels Firework Display Due to Lack of Pyrotechnic Operator http://wkms.org/post/smithland-cancels-firework-display-due-lack-pyrotechnic-operator <p>Smithland<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> residents will need to go elsewhere to see fireworks this year. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span>Smithland<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Area Chamber of Commerce announced Friday it won’t be able to put on its usual riverfront Fourth of July fireworks display this year due to a change in operator regulations.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:06:15 +0000 Rob Canning 41693 at http://wkms.org Smithland Cancels Firework Display Due to Lack of Pyrotechnic Operator Federal Judge: Eggners Ferry Bridge Lawsuit Should Be Heard in Kentucky Court http://wkms.org/post/federal-judge-eggners-ferry-bridge-lawsuit-should-be-heard-kentucky-court <p>A federal judge says the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet's lawsuit against employees of&nbsp;Foss&nbsp;Maritime Co. should be heard in a state circuit court.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 21:12:39 +0000 Rob Canning 41644 at http://wkms.org Federal Judge: Eggners Ferry Bridge Lawsuit Should Be Heard in Kentucky Court Coursey's Attorney Attempts to Seal "Smut-Filled" Deposition Videos http://wkms.org/post/courseys-attorney-attempts-seal-smut-filled-deposition-videos <p>The counsel for Kentucky State Representative Will Coursey (D-Symsonia) is asking a judge to seal embarrassing videos of a deposition he gave in his counter-suit against a Capitol staffer who has accused him of sexual harassment.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:54:36 +0000 Rob Canning & John Null 41636 at http://wkms.org Coursey's Attorney Attempts to Seal "Smut-Filled" Deposition Videos KYTC Engineers Hear Public Comment on I-69/I-24 Connector Shutdown http://wkms.org/post/kytc-engineers-hear-public-comment-i-69i-24-connector-shutdown <p>Following a public information meeting in Calvert City last night (Thursday), Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials and engineers are considering how to modernize the nearby I-69 / I-24 interchange. &nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Thursday, state highway officials and project engineers heard comment from residents at a public information meeting in Calvert City.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:35:59 +0000 Rob Canning 41635 at http://wkms.org KYTC Engineers Hear Public Comment on I-69/I-24 Connector Shutdown Paducah Fire Dept Launches Storm Shelter Registration Program http://wkms.org/post/paducah-fire-dept-launches-storm-shelter-registration-program <p>The Paducah Fire Department is launching a storm shelter registration program to aid first responders in the case of a disaster.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:50:10 +0000 Rob Canning 41539 at http://wkms.org Paducah Fire Dept Launches Storm Shelter Registration Program 21 Places to See Fireworks This July 4th Weekend http://wkms.org/post/21-places-see-fireworks-july-4th-weekend <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This July 4th is the&nbsp;238th</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence and communities across our region will be celebrating with their own impressive displays of fireworks.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Here's a list of scheduled fireworks displays and events going on over July&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">4th</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;weekend.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:56:46 +0000 Rob Canning 41502 at http://wkms.org 21 Places to See Fireworks This July 4th Weekend Mayfield City Councilman Intends to Run Against Mayor Cantrell http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-city-councilman-intends-run-against-mayor-cantrell <p>Mayfield city council member Johnny Jackson is running against Mayor Teresa Cantrell this November as a write-in candidate.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:20:42 +0000 Rob Canning 41501 at http://wkms.org Mayfield City Councilman Intends to Run Against Mayor Cantrell Old Ledbetter Bridge Partially Collapses, KYTC to Conduct Investigation http://wkms.org/post/old-ledbetter-bridge-partially-collapses-kytc-conduct-investigation <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet reports that part of the Old </span>Ledbetter<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Bridge over the Tennessee River collapsed early this morning.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Kentucky State Police contacted KYTC&nbsp;engineers with word that the two land-based piers at the west end of the structure and the 3 approach spans supported on the McCracken County side of the river had dropped to the ground around 2:10 AM Sunday.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 14:22:18 +0000 Rob Canning 41479 at http://wkms.org Old Ledbetter Bridge Partially Collapses, KYTC to Conduct Investigation