Paducah-McCracken County merger http://wkms.org en Front Page Sunday 9/14 http://wkms.org/post/front-page-sunday-914 <p>WKMS News’ regional political coverage continues with two forums originally aired last week.&nbsp; First, Paducah and McCracken County residents decide next month whether or not to combine their two governments.&nbsp; It’s a contentious issue, and we’ll sort out the pros and cons with Paducah businessman John Williams, Jr. and McCracken County Judge-Executive Van Newberry on today’s program.</p><p> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 17:09:32 +0000 Chad Lampe & Todd Hatton 23248 at http://wkms.org Front Page Sunday 9/14 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 Vote Set for City-County Merger http://wkms.org/post/vote-set-city-county-merger <p>McCracken County citizens will get their chance this November to decide whether or not to merge the county with the City of Paducah.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 30 May 2012 14:16:30 +0000 Casey Northcutt 18163 at http://wkms.org Vote Set for City-County Merger