hopkinsville http://wkms.org en Proposed Spending Bill Could Hit Local Tourism Hard http://wkms.org/post/proposed-spending-bill-could-hit-local-tourism-hard <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Convention and Visitors Bureaus all over the Commonwealth are concerned about nine million dollars in potential cuts to tourism in the two year state spending bill, significantly affecting CVB advertising money statewide.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">According to Erin </span>Carrico<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Executive Director of the Murray </span>CVB<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, this advertising budget blow would&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">severely disable the bureau’s ability to advertise locally, nationally, and internationally to&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 19:08:45 +0000 Troy Taylor 39399 at http://wkms.org Proposed Spending Bill Could Hit Local Tourism Hard Hopkinsville Mayor Declines To Run For Re-Election http://wkms.org/post/hopkinsville-mayor-declines-run-re-election <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">Hopkinsville Mayor Dan Kemp won’t seek&nbsp; a third term.</span></p><p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: georgia, serif; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">Kemp said he hasn’t kept his intentions a secret from his friends and supporters but he felt this week's city council meeting was a good time to make an official announcement.</span></p><p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 20:25:31 +0000 Rob Canning 36347 at http://wkms.org Hopkinsville Mayor Declines To Run For Re-Election Teletech Moves Forward with Hopkinsville Call Center http://wkms.org/post/teletech-moves-forward-hopkinsville-call-center <p></p><p>The Teletech call center in Hopkinsville is expected to open in the first quarter of next year. Hopkinsville-Christian County Economic Development Director Mitch Robinson says the company originally anticipated opening this fall, but pushed back the date because they did not have a committed client. Tue, 13 Nov 2012 21:19:07 +0000 Whitney Jones 24473 at http://wkms.org Teletech Moves Forward with Hopkinsville Call Center