Princeton http://wkms.org en Meet the New Curator of Princeton's Adsmore Museum http://wkms.org/post/meet-new-curator-princetons-adsmore-museum <p>Caldwell County's Rebecca Pool became the Curator/Director of Adsmore in Princeton in 2013 upon the retirement of longtime curator Ardell Jarrett. Pool was hired in early 2013 as a tour guide at Adsmore&nbsp;and took the role of Curator/Director last June. She speaks with Kate Lochte on<em> Sounds Good </em>about this year's interpretive displays, including Katharine's Birthday (now through April 5), Ladies Easter Luncheon (April 8 - May 17) and Children's Easter Tea (April 12).&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 18:48:22 +0000 Kate Lochte 39364 at http://wkms.org Meet the New Curator of Princeton's Adsmore Museum Pennington Folk Festival Returns to Princeton for 16th Year http://wkms.org/post/pennington-folk-festival-returns-princeton-16th-year <p>Kate Lochte speaks with Stacey Menser&nbsp;on<em> Sounds Good </em>about the 16th annual Pennington Folk Festival, an outdoor, live performance honoring local thumbpicking&nbsp;guitarist Eddie Pennington this Friday and Saturday. The festival is located on 612 West Washington Street on the Butler Campus Lawn in Princeton, Kentucky. The festival is free, and it is recommended that you bring your own chairs. <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pennington-Folk-Festival/253369434749947">See more on the Pennington Folk Festival Facebook page</a>.</p><p> Tue, 28 May 2013 21:30:52 +0000 Kate Lochte 31791 at http://wkms.org Pennington Folk Festival Returns to Princeton for 16th Year Experience a 'High Noon Breakfast Reception' Circa 1907 at Adsmore http://wkms.org/post/experience-high-noon-breakfast-reception-circa-1907-adsmore <p>Kate Lochte speaks Adsmore&nbsp;House &amp; Gardens Curator Ardell Jarrat&nbsp;about a reenactment of a "high noon breakfast" reception at Adsmore in Princeton on Saturday, June 8 at noon. These festivities are based on Selina Smith's and John Osborne's 1907 wedding. Tickets are $15 and reservations are due by Tuesday, June 4. A brief program on Victorian-era wedding customs and a tour are included for luncheon participants. <a href="http://www.adsmore.org/">See more about the Adsmore House at their website</a>.</p><p> Tue, 28 May 2013 21:15:31 +0000 Kate Lochte 31789 at http://wkms.org Experience a 'High Noon Breakfast Reception' Circa 1907 at Adsmore Mrs. McLovets Crafts Cupcakes in her Cozy Princeton Shop http://wkms.org/post/mrs-mclovets-crafts-cupcakes-her-cozy-princeton-shop <p>Nina McMullin has been baking all her life and decided to create a part-time outlet for her unique cupcakes. So she and her family set up a Thursday through Saturday business in an 1840's building adjacent to the Princeton Art Guild's historic building. Her shop, Mrs. McLovets' Cupcakes, opened in 2012, features five cupcake flavors a week. The shop's working space is 8' x 22', so this is truly a "small business."</p><p><a href="http://www.mrsmclovets.com/">See more on Mrs. McLovets' Cupcakes website</a>.</p><p> Fri, 03 May 2013 20:56:31 +0000 Kate Lochte 31392 at http://wkms.org Mrs. McLovets Crafts Cupcakes in her Cozy Princeton Shop Caldwell Co. Crash Blocks Traffic http://wkms.org/post/caldwell-co-crash-blocks-traffic <p></p><p>A multi-vehicle accident on I-69 involving a semi-truck has blocked traffic around the crash site. Southbound and westbound traffic is being detoured at Exit 12 through Princeton. The delay and detour are expected to last until around 9 a.m.</p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 14:27:26 +0000 Whitney Jones 25495 at http://wkms.org Caldwell Co. Crash Blocks Traffic Beer Comes to Princeton http://wkms.org/post/beer-comes-princeton <p></p><p>Princeton’s Heaton's Marathon convenience store received its first shipment of beer today making it the first local business to sell alcohol since city residents voted to allow such sales August 7th. Alcohol Beverage Control Administrator Brent Thompson says Heaton’s was the first local business to apply for a license after the vote. Fri, 09 Nov 2012 20:36:36 +0000 Whitney Jones 24338 at http://wkms.org Beer Comes to Princeton City of Princeton Continues to Accept Alcohol License Applications http://wkms.org/post/city-princeton-continues-accept-alcohol-license-applications <p>Individuals are filing alcohol license applications in Princeton. City Alcohol Beverage Control Administrator Brent Thompson says six convenience stores have applied for beer licenses, and one restaurant has put in a liquor-by-the-drink license application. Thompson’s also received four requests for package store licenses. State regulation limits the city to only two package stores. Thompson says state ABC officials will decide who gets a license. Mon, 22 Oct 2012 19:47:21 +0000 Angela Hatton 23549 at http://wkms.org City of Princeton Continues to Accept Alcohol License Applications Princeton Passed Second Reading of Alcohol Ordinance http://wkms.org/post/princeton-passed-second-reading-alcohol-ordinance <p>Princeton’s city council voted last night to pass the second reading of their new alcohol ordinance. Mayor Gayle Cherry says applications will now be accepted for the city’s two available liquor store licenses. She says it will be at least a couple of months before the stores open. City residents voted in August to go wet. The proposed measure allows businesses to sell alcohol from 7 a.m. to midnight, except on Sunday. Liquor stores may not be located within 1,000 feet of a school or within 200 feet of a church. Tue, 02 Oct 2012 18:42:03 +0000 Shelly Baskin & Angela Hatton 22749 at http://wkms.org Princeton Passed Second Reading of Alcohol Ordinance Princeton City Council Hears Second Reading of Alcohol Ordinance http://wkms.org/post/princeton-city-council-hears-second-reading-alcohol-ordinance <p>The Princeton City Council holds the second reading of its proposed alcohol ordinance tonight. City residents voted in August to go wet. The proposed measure allows businesses to sell alcohol from 7 a.m. to midnight, except on Sunday. Liquor stores may not be located within 1,000 feet of a school or within 200 feet of a church. Mon, 01 Oct 2012 16:54:08 +0000 Angela Hatton 22695 at http://wkms.org Princeton City Council Hears Second Reading of Alcohol Ordinance Princeton City Council Hears First Reading of the Alcohol Ordinance http://wkms.org/post/princeton-city-council-hears-first-reading-alcohol-ordinance <p>The Princeton City Council has passed the first reading of an alcohol ordinance. City residents voted in August to go wet. The proposed measure allows businesses to sell alcohol from 7 a.m. to midnight, except on Sunday. Wed, 19 Sep 2012 21:55:46 +0000 Angela Hatton 22299 at http://wkms.org Princeton City Council Hears First Reading of the Alcohol Ordinance