parks http://wkms.org en Calloway County Judge Executive Says It’s Unlikely Fiscal Court Will Endorse Local Park Tax http://wkms.org/post/calloway-county-judge-executive-says-it-s-unlikely-fiscal-court-will-endorse-local-park-tax <p>The Calloway County Judge Executive says it’s unlikely the Fiscal Court will endorse a local park tax that the Murray City Council unanimously supported last week.</p><p>Larry Elkins says the tax would give area parks 5 cents on every $100 of assessed property. That would total around $1.2 million dollars each year, which is 800,000 dollars more than the parks’ current annual budget.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 14:23:13 +0000 Whitney Jones 39305 at http://wkms.org Calloway County Judge Executive Says It’s Unlikely Fiscal Court Will Endorse Local Park Tax Colorful spring unfolds on state website http://wkms.org/post/colorful-spring-unfolds-state-website <p>Kentucky is in full bloom this spring, and the Commonwealth wants to make it easy to find the most colorful spots.&nbsp; The state Departments of Travel and Parks are sponsoring the Unbridled Spring program again, with a website that includes reports from parks across Kentucky.&nbsp; The reports are updated weekly, and the agencies say they provide a guide to locations where blooms are most beautiful.&nbsp; The website is an off-shoot of Kentucky Tourism&#39;s site:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.kytourismapps.com/seasons">http://www.kytourismapps.com/seasons</a>&nbsp;. Wed, 04 Apr 2012 14:34:13 +0000 Todd Hatton & The Associated Press 17515 at http://wkms.org Colorful spring unfolds on state website