Mayfield http://wkms.org en Mayfield City Councilman Intends to Run Against Mayor Cantrell http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-city-councilman-intends-run-against-mayor-cantrell <p>Mayfield city council member Johnny Jackson is running against Mayor Teresa Cantrell this November as a write-in candidate.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:20:42 +0000 Rob Canning 41501 at http://wkms.org Mayfield City Councilman Intends to Run Against Mayor Cantrell "Breathe New Life" at Mayfield's Ice House Gallery http://wkms.org/post/breathe-new-life-mayfields-ice-house-gallery <p>Mayfield's Ice House Gallery features artwork made form recycled and repurposed materials from works by Sean Brown of Murray, Terry Goatley of Fancy Farm and Ronn&nbsp;Moyers of Mayfield in the summer exhibit "Breathe New Life" that runs from June 10 to July 26. Ice House Gallery Director Shane Gregory speaks with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good about the exhibit and its artists.</p><p><em>Listen to the conversation:</em></p><p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:45:32 +0000 Tracy Ross 41411 at http://wkms.org "Breathe New Life" at Mayfield's Ice House Gallery Fitness Games and Healthy Education at WOW Kids Fitness & Wellness Fair http://wkms.org/post/fitness-games-and-healthy-education-wow-kids-fitness-wellness-fair <p>Woodmen of the World hosts a Kids Fitness &amp; Wellness Fair at Mid-Continent University's gymnasium on Saturday, March 22, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event features sports safety and first aid information, anti-drug and alcohol education, health screenings, story time, gardening demonstrations, healthy snacks, games and a Nintendo Wii and Wii Fit giveaway. WOW Community Outreach Manager Angela Hatton joins us on <em>Sounds Good</em> to tell us more.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 16:54:57 +0000 Kate Lochte 39233 at http://wkms.org Fitness Games and Healthy Education at WOW Kids Fitness & Wellness Fair Mayfield Wins Third State Championship in Four Years http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-wins-third-state-championship-four-years <p>The Mayfield Cardinals have won the Kentucky High School Athletic Association 1A state football championship again.</p><p>Mayfield defeated Williamsburg 42-0 at Bowling Green’s L.T. Smith Stadium Friday. This is Mayfield’s third championship in the last four years, and 10th overall.</p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:50:44 +0000 John Null 37150 at http://wkms.org Mayfield Wins Third State Championship in Four Years Mayfield Animal Shelter Gets PetSmart Grant http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-animal-shelter-gets-petsmart-grant <p>A member of the Mayfield Graves County Animal Shelter board of directors, Doug Carneal, talks about its receiving a PetSmart Charities grant for spaying and neutering dogs outside the city limits. He speaks with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good about the grant and how it will impact the Mayfield area animal shelter. <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mayfield-Graves-County-Animal-Shelter/329949801844">See more about the animal shelter on Facebook</a>.</p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 21:40:36 +0000 Kate Lochte 36283 at http://wkms.org Mayfield Animal Shelter Gets PetSmart Grant Jackie Eubanks, A Kynect Status Report http://wkms.org/post/jackie-eubanks-kynect-status-report <p>On <em>Sounds Good</em>, Todd Hatton&nbsp;gets a status report on how our region is faring signing up for Affordable Health Care with kynect Program Manager Jackie Eubanks of West Kentucky Allied Services of Mayfield.</p><p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 21:45:30 +0000 Todd Hatton 36134 at http://wkms.org Jackie Eubanks, A Kynect Status Report Annual Graves Co. Truck & Tractor Pull this Weekend, Benefiting Christmas Assistance Programs http://wkms.org/post/annual-graves-co-truck-tractor-pull-weekend-benefiting-christmas-assistance-programs <p>Larry Wooley&nbsp;of the Graves County Truck Pullers Association joins Kate Lochte on <em>Sounds Good</em>, to talk about the Truck &amp; Tractor Pull, this Saturday. Six years ago, Larry and members of the association decided to host a benefit show for the school system. Since then, they've raised more than $125,000. This year's event will be held 7 p.m. on Saturday (August 17) at the Mayfield Fairgrounds. Proceeds benefit Christmas assistance&nbsp;programs. Tickets are available at the gate, $10 for adults, $5 for children between 5 and 12, free for children 4 or under.</p><p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 21:23:04 +0000 Kate Lochte 33931 at http://wkms.org Annual Graves Co. Truck & Tractor Pull this Weekend, Benefiting Christmas Assistance Programs Delta Regional Authority Hosts Free Medical Clinic For Mayfield Residents http://wkms.org/post/delta-regional-authority-hosts-free-medical-clinic-mayfield-residents <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More than 100 people received free medical care on the first day of a </span>week-long<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> run for a free clinic in Mayfield.&nbsp; The medical services are part of an Innovative Readiness Program hosted by the Delta Regional Authority&nbsp; in partnership with the Department of Defense. The program provides budding military doctors training in disaster response situations before being deployed to duty.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 21:07:19 +0000 Rob Canning 33721 at http://wkms.org Delta Regional Authority Hosts Free Medical Clinic For Mayfield Residents Free Medical Services Coming to Mayfield http://wkms.org/post/free-medical-services-coming-mayfield <p></p><p>Free medical services will be offered in August in Mayfield thanks to a partnership between the Department of Defense and Delta Regional Authority. Mayor Teresa Cantrell says the medical, dental and eye care services will be offered through the DOD’s Innovative Readiness Training Program, which aims to prepare the military in case of a disaster and provide services to the community. Fri, 19 Jul 2013 12:48:14 +0000 Whitney Jones 33223 at http://wkms.org Free Medical Services Coming to Mayfield Mayfield City Council Passes Public Area Smoking Ban Ordinance http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-city-council-passes-public-area-smoking-ban-ordinance <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayfield has passed a new city-wide smoking ban in public buildings and restaurants.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The city council approved the ordinance's second reading yesterday 5 to 4. &nbsp;It passed the <a href="http://www.wkms.org/post/mayfield-city-council-passes-smoking-ban-ordinance-first-reading">first reading last month 6-4</a>. The ordinance is modeled after Paducah’s smoking ban.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mayor Teresa Cantrell said the ordinance had been in the works for about 18 months and that it was out of concern for the health of residents as well as employees.</span></p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 20:28:41 +0000 Rob Canning 32907 at http://wkms.org Mayfield City Council Passes Public Area Smoking Ban Ordinance