Wickliffe http://wkms.org en MSU Archaeologist Asks 'Was Wickliffe a Native American Cathedral Town in 1250?' http://wkms.org/post/msu-archaeologist-asks-was-wickliffe-native-american-cathedral-town-1250 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mounds and Priests, Cathedrals and Popes... Unlock the secrets of the </span>Wickliffe<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Mounds in a presentation by archaeologist Dr. Kit </span>Wesler<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">at&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">the Mc</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Cracken</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> County Public Library's Evenings Upstairs program tomorrow night (July 24) at 7. We get a preview on </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Sounds Good</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:36:03 +0000 Kate Lochte & Matt Markgraf 42323 at http://wkms.org MSU Archaeologist Asks 'Was Wickliffe a Native American Cathedral Town in 1250?' Wickliffe Mounds Open for 10th Season as State Historic Site http://wkms.org/post/wickliffe-mounds-open-10th-season-state-historic-site <p>Native Americans now called Mississippian culture lived at the confluence of the Ohio&nbsp;and Mississippi&nbsp;Rivers around 1100 to 1350 AD. Wickliffe Mounds State Historic Site offers a window on this ancient community. Park Manager Carla Hildebrand spoke with Kate Lochte about this season's opening, Tuesday, April 1.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:56:00 +0000 Kate Lochte 39580 at http://wkms.org Wickliffe Mounds Open for 10th Season as State Historic Site Verso Paper Buys NewPage, Paper Mill Closings Unlikely http://wkms.org/post/verso-paper-buys-newpage-paper-mill-closings-unlikely <div class="gmail_default" style="font-size: small; line-height: normal; font-family: georgia, serif;"><p>Coated papers maker Verso Paper is buying&nbsp;NewPage&nbsp;Holdings in a deal valued at $1.4-billion including debt. &nbsp;Privately held&nbsp;NewPage&nbsp;has 11 manufacturing plants in six states, including one in&nbsp;Wickliffe, KY.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 20:40:02 +0000 Rob Canning & The Associated Press 37835 at http://wkms.org Verso Paper Buys NewPage, Paper Mill Closings Unlikely Two Rivers Fishery Ships First Asian Carp Load http://wkms.org/post/two-rivers-fishery-ships-first-asian-carp-load <p></p><p>Wickliffe’s Two Rivers Fishery has shipped its first of many loads of Asian carp on Tuesday, and it’s going to China.</p><p>Plant manager Jeff Smith said the plant has a few orders in the United States and overseas, but he’s preparing for the processing plant’s largest order yet. Customers in China have placed an order for a million pounds of the Asian carp. Smith said that order has a large impact on the new fishery. Wed, 21 Aug 2013 21:38:22 +0000 Whitney Jones 34207 at http://wkms.org Two Rivers Fishery Ships First Asian Carp Load UPDATE: Major Restrictions on US 51 Ohio River Bridge Begin July 29 http://wkms.org/post/update-major-restrictions-us-51-ohio-river-bridge-begin-july-29 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Work to maintain and repair the U.S. 51 Ohio River Bridge between Wickliffe, Kentucky and Cairo, Illinois will restrict traffic to a 7 -foot maximum load width starting&nbsp;Monday, July 29, 2013 <em>(KYTC had initially reported the 22nd, the contractor requested to delay the start date one week.)&nbsp;</em> The work zone restriction will prohibit trucks, buses, motor homes and vehicles pulling trailers from crossing the bridge for approximately 56 days.</p><p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 16:42:38 +0000 Drew Adams & Kentucky Transportation Cabinet 33077 at http://wkms.org UPDATE: Major Restrictions on US 51 Ohio River Bridge Begin July 29 Asian Carp Processing Plant Brings 50 Jobs to Wickliffe http://wkms.org/post/asian-carp-processing-plant-brings-50-jobs-wickliffe <p></p><p>An Asian carp processing plant opened today in Wickliffe.</p><p>The Two Rivers Fishery plans to create 50 jobs, invest more than $2.5 million in the project and add to Kentucky exports.</p><p>The plant will blast-freeze processed fish for shipment to South East Asia. The by-products of the invasive fish can also be used in fertilizer. The plant plans to process and sell up to 10,000 pounds of Asian carp per day. Thu, 30 May 2013 21:16:19 +0000 Whitney Jones 31826 at http://wkms.org Asian Carp Processing Plant Brings 50 Jobs to Wickliffe Wickliffe Among Towns Involved in New River Initiative http://wkms.org/post/wickliffe-among-towns-involved-new-river-initiative <p>A representative from the city of Wickliffe is among Mississippi River town leaders meeting this week to discuss federal lobbying efforts. The newly-formed <a href="http://www.nemw.org/index.php/current-initiatives/mississippi-river-cities-and-towns-initiative">Mississippi River Cities and Towns Initiative</a> is meeting in St. Louis to talk about water quality, floodplains, and recreational and environmental protection. Wed, 12 Sep 2012 21:29:38 +0000 Angela Hatton 22027 at http://wkms.org Wickliffe Among Towns Involved in New River Initiative