Paducah McCracken COunty merger http://wkms.org en The Morning Cram [the Chavez won't go edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-chavez-wont-go-edition <p><strong>From NPR: </strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/10/08/162493658/chavez-wins-another-term-as-venezuelas-president">Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez wins</a> another term defeating his most serious political challenge in years, Henrique Capriles.</p> Mon, 08 Oct 2012 13:38:52 +0000 Whitney Jones 22964 at http://wkms.org The Morning Cram [the Chavez won't go edition] Paducah/McCracken County Merger Debate Today http://wkms.org/post/paducahmccracken-county-merger-debate-today <p>Today at 11 a.m., WKMS News continues coverage of the candidates – and the issues – on the ballot this fall with a live debate from Murray State’s Crisp Center in Paducah on the proposed Paducah/McCracken County merger.&nbsp; McCracken County Judge-Executive Van Newberry will speak against the merger and Paducah businessman John Williams Jr. Mon, 08 Oct 2012 12:37:45 +0000 Todd Hatton 22956 at http://wkms.org Paducah/McCracken County Merger Debate Today Group Formed to Oppose Paducah - McCracken Merger http://wkms.org/post/group-formed-oppose-paducah-mccracken-merger <p>A McCracken county man is leading a group formed to oppose the Paducah – McCracken County government merger. Accountant Allen Kleet says his group, No To Metro Inc., is for efficient government. But pro-merger group Paducah McCracken United cites smaller, more efficient government as an effect of the merger. Kleet says studies and experience show that isn’t likely, despite how the plan looks on paper.</p> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 17:20:36 +0000 Shelly Baskin 21249 at http://wkms.org Group Formed to Oppose Paducah - McCracken Merger Merger Proponents Launch Website http://wkms.org/post/merger-proponents-launch-website <p>Paducah and McCracken County merger proponents hope a new <a href="http://paducahmccrackenunited.org/">pro-merger website</a> will boost support for the issue. The long discussed issue is on the November ballot. Paducah McCracken United members say the site&nbsp; allows citizens to access fiscal information regarding the proposed merger. Thu, 02 Aug 2012 17:34:52 +0000 Drew Adams 20118 at http://wkms.org Merger Proponents Launch Website