debate http://wkms.org en Bill Nye, "The Science Guy" and Creation Museum's Ken Ham Face-Off http://wkms.org/post/bill-nye-science-guy-and-creation-museums-ken-ham-face <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A crowd of hundreds braved snowy and icy weather to attend a much-publicized debate in Northern Kentucky last night.</span></p><p>Bill Nye the Science Guy and Ken Ham, the founder and CEO of the Creation Museum faced off over the topic, “Is Creationism a viable model of origins in today’s modern scientific era.”</p><p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 15:00:44 +0000 John Hingsbergen 38499 at http://wkms.org Bill Nye, "The Science Guy" and Creation Museum's Ken Ham Face-Off Gun Control Forum on Sounds Good Friday http://wkms.org/post/gun-control-forum-sounds-good-friday <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Join us for a special one hour Sounds Good forum on Gun Control, with host Chad </span>Lampe<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The Friday morning panel discussion airs from 11:00 to 12:00 and includes four stake-holders in the current gun control debate, along with your questions.</span></p><p><strong>When: Friday, February 22 at 11 a.m.</strong></p><p><strong>Who:</strong></p><p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 20:16:57 +0000 Chad Lampe 28311 at http://wkms.org Gun Control Forum on Sounds Good Friday Newberry and Williams Debate the Paducah - McCracken County Merger on WKMS http://wkms.org/post/newberry-and-williams-debate-paducah-mccracken-county-merger-wkms <p>Local voters will decide next month whether to move forward with a Paducah and McCracken County government merger. WKMS News held a debate this morning with two men on either side of the issue. Speaking for the measure was Paducah businessman John Williams Jr., and against it, McCracken County Judge Executive Van Newberry. Williams says bigger is better when it comes to getting support for the area. He says,</p> Mon, 08 Oct 2012 17:38:44 +0000 Shelly Baskin 22969 at http://wkms.org Newberry and Williams Debate the Paducah - McCracken County Merger on WKMS Centre College Alumni to Host VP Debate Watch Parties http://wkms.org/post/centre-college-alumni-host-vp-debate-watch-parties <p>Centre College alumni living in western Kentucky plan to host watch parties in honor of the Vice Presidential debates held on the school’s campus Thursday. Alumni in Paducah, Madisonville, Erlanger and Glasgow in Kentucky will participate with local events for Centre graduates and their families. Mon, 08 Oct 2012 17:38:43 +0000 Angela Hatton 22968 at http://wkms.org Centre College Alumni to Host VP Debate Watch Parties NPR Debate Coverage Live Chat http://wkms.org/post/npr-debate-coverage-live-chat <iframe src='http://embed.scribblelive.com/Embed/v5.aspx?Id=62161&ThemeId=7271' width='100%' height='600' frameborder='0' style='border: 1px solid #000'></iframe> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 23:00:00 +0000 WKMS Staff 22817 at http://wkms.org morning cram [Sudanese cattle-rustlin' edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-sudanese-cattle-rustlin-edition <p><strong>Today on NPR: </strong>In South Sudan, a man's worth is measured by <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/08/16/158776225/in-south-sudan-cows-are-cash-and-source-of-friction">bovine wealth</a>, and ever-increasing dowries are paid in cows. Cattle-rustling is an age-old problem. But recently, these raids have become markedly more violent, and the new nation is having difficulty stopping them.</p><p> Thu, 16 Aug 2012 14:45:36 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 20855 at http://wkms.org morning cram [Sudanese cattle-rustlin' edition] Candidates in southern Ill. House race debate jobs http://wkms.org/post/candidates-southern-ill-house-race-debate-jobs <p>Voters in southern Illinois’ 12<sup>th</sup> Congressional District heard the three candidates for the U.S. House talk about their job-creation proposals at a debate yesterday.&nbsp; The event brought together Republican Jason Plummer, Democrat Bill Enyart and the Green Party's Paula Bradshaw at Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus.&nbsp; Plummer called for tax reform while Enyart pushed a plan focused on small businesses. Thu, 16 Aug 2012 14:21:59 +0000 The Associated Press 20852 at http://wkms.org Candidates in southern Ill. House race debate jobs The Morning Cram [Mummies, Retirement, Debate & Duck House Edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-mummies-retirement-debate-duck-house-edition <p><strong>From NPR:&nbsp;</strong><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 0.85em; line-height: 1.45em; ">A couple of thousand years before the Egyptians preserved some of their dead, a much simpler society made the first known mummies.</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 0.85em; line-height: 1.45em; ">The desert area where they lived was so dry, dead people turned into <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/08/15/158790969/changing-climate-may-have-led-to-earliest-mummies">mummies </a>naturally.</span></p><p> Wed, 15 Aug 2012 15:15:45 +0000 Dave Shinall 20799 at http://wkms.org The Morning Cram [Mummies, Retirement, Debate & Duck House Edition] Chamber of Commerce to Host Debate http://wkms.org/post/chamber-commerce-host-debate <p>The Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a televised debate May 14<sup>th</sup> for candidates running in the primaries for mayor and city commission. The Paducah Sun reports the debate will be at 6 p.m. at Crounse Hall on the campus of West Kentucky Community and Technical College. Four mayoral and 19 city commission candidates registered for the debate. The debate will be broadcast live and replayed locally before the May 22<sup>nd</sup> election.</p> Mon, 19 Mar 2012 13:51:27 +0000 Seth Helton 17288 at http://wkms.org