Dippin Dots http://wkms.org en Dippin' Dots Plans Expansion for Paducah Plant http://wkms.org/post/dippin-dots-plans-expansion-paducah-plant <p></p><p>Paducah-based ice cream company Dippin’ Dots plans to upgrade and expand operations at its plant. The announcement comes after bankruptcy proceedings for the company ended yesterday. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 22:18:09 +0000 Shelly Baskin 26819 at http://wkms.org Dippin' Dots Plans Expansion for Paducah Plant Dippin' Dots Resolves Legal Woes http://wkms.org/post/dippin-dots-resolves-legal-woes <p></p><p>One of the last remaining pieces in the bankruptcy case of Paducah-based novelty ice cream maker Dippin' Dots has been resolved. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 14:18:35 +0000 John Walker & The Associated Press 26781 at http://wkms.org Dippin' Dots Resolves Legal Woes Afternoon Round-Up 5/2/12 http://wkms.org/post/afternoon-round-5212 <p><strong>Today on NPR: </strong>Known as &quot;the spray man,&quot; 23-year-old Nour Hatem Zahra helped organize protests and spray-painted anti-government slogans around Damascus, the Syrian capital. <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/05/02/151852095/a-syrian-graffiti-artist-defiant-until-death">He died this week after security forces shot him.</a> Hundreds of mourners attended his funeral.</p><p><strong>Kentucky:</strong></p> Wed, 02 May 2012 21:10:35 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 17836 at http://wkms.org Afternoon Round-Up 5/2/12 Dippin' Dots, Inc. Sold to Dippin' Dots LLC http://wkms.org/post/dippin-dots-inc-sold-dippin-dots-llc <p>A U.S. Bankruptcy Court ruling in Louisville approved the sale of Dippin&rsquo; Dots, Inc to Oklahoma-based Dippin&rsquo; Dots, LLC for $12.6 million. The sale will settle the novelty ice-cream manufacturer&rsquo;s outstanding debt of over $11 million and close a bankruptcy proceeding beginning in November 2011. Investor Scott Fisher will serve as president of the newly formed company. Dippin&rsquo; Dots founder and former CEO Curt Jones is expected to return to the company in some capacity after stepping down in March.</p> Wed, 02 May 2012 20:31:46 +0000 Seth Helton 17833 at http://wkms.org Dippin' Dots, Inc. Sold to Dippin' Dots LLC the morning cram [I'm just not so sure how well this plan was thought through edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-im-just-not-so-sure-how-well-plan-was-thought-through-edition <p>Somehow oops doesn&#39;t seem to cover it...</p><p><strong>NPR reports</strong> a failed missile test yesterday may make <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/04/13/150551731/failed-missile-test-may-make-north-korea-more-belligerent">North Korea</a> more belligerent and confrontational.</p> Fri, 13 Apr 2012 15:30:19 +0000 Drew Adams 17625 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [I'm just not so sure how well this plan was thought through edition] Dippin Dots Sold Amongst Bankruptcy Proceedings http://wkms.org/post/dippin-dots-sold-amongst-bankruptcy-proceedings <p>An Oklahoma-based company has purchased Dippin Dots, Incorporated.&nbsp; The Paducah-based Dippin Dots is currently undergoing bankruptcy proceedings and a court-mandated change in ownership.&nbsp; The Oklahoma company, which goes by the same name, struck the deal yesterday in U.S. bankruptcy court to purchase Dippin Dots for more than 12.5 million dollars.&nbsp; Dippin Dots&#39; Paducah factory employs 165 people.</p> Fri, 13 Apr 2012 14:22:03 +0000 Drew Adams & Todd Hatton 17621 at http://wkms.org Dippin Dots Sold Amongst Bankruptcy Proceedings Dippin’ Dots CEO Resigns http://wkms.org/post/dippin%E2%80%99-dots-ceo-resigns <p>Dippin&rsquo; Dots founder Curt Jones resigned as CEO yesterday as part of an agreement reached with Regions Bank. The agreement allows the novelty ice-cream company to borrow an additional 1.25 million dollars to maintain operations until the business can be auctioned off. Regions Bank refused to give the loan unless Jones resigned. Dippin&rsquo; Dots filed for federal bankruptcy protection last November to prevent foreclosure on more than 11 million dollars in loans. Wed, 07 Mar 2012 21:39:34 +0000 Seth Helton 17198 at http://wkms.org Dippin’ Dots CEO Resigns