Trail of Tears http://wkms.org en Trail Of Tears Association Commemorates History and Heritage in Hopkinsville http://wkms.org/post/trail-tears-association-commemorates-history-and-heritage-hopkinsville-1 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">The Trail of Tears Association is holding their annual conference and symposium in Hopkinsville this week. The four-day conference includes board meetings, trips to Trail of Tears sites, panel discussions, informational sessions and a tour of the Trail of Tears Commemorative Park in Hopkinsville.</span> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 21:32:27 +0000 Rob Canning 35582 at http://wkms.org Trail Of Tears Association Commemorates History and Heritage in Hopkinsville Trail of Tears 175th Anniversary Observed at MCLIB http://wkms.org/post/trail-tears-175th-anniversary-observed-mclib <p>The Indian Removal Act of 1830 brought more than 15,000 Cherokee through the WKMS service region. &nbsp;Thursday at 7 p.m. the McCracken County Public Library presents the president of the Kentucky Trail of Tears Association, Alice Murphree of Hopkinsville, in observance of this year's 175th Anniversary of the Trail of Tears, part of the removal of native peoples from lands east of the Mississippi. &nbsp;Ms. Murphree tells Kate Lochte more about the research she's done to certify sites on the Trail.</p><p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 21:27:19 +0000 Kate Lochte 33932 at http://wkms.org Trail of Tears 175th Anniversary Observed at MCLIB Front Page Sunday 9/9 http://wkms.org/post/front-page-sunday-99 <p>Marshall County elementary schools are changing how their students make the grade.&nbsp; No more “F’s,” no more “A’s,” in fact, no more letter grades at all.&nbsp; It’s part of a new system other Kentucky schools are using called “standards-based grading.”&nbsp; We’ll hear more about it and why Marshall’s elemetaries are on board, on Front Page Sunday from WKMS News.</p><p> Mon, 10 Sep 2012 15:20:51 +0000 Chad Lampe & Todd Hatton 21902 at http://wkms.org Front Page Sunday 9/9