Madisonville-Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce http://wkms.org en Local Leaders To Discuss Economic Impacts Of I-69 Corridor http://wkms.org/post/local-leaders-discuss-economic-impacts-i-69-corridor <p>Community leaders from across the region are invited to attend a planning seminar to discuss the impacts of the coming I-69 corridor.&nbsp; “I-69: Our Road To The Future” will examine the effects interstates have had on communities and prepare officials from Kentucky, Illinois and Tennessee for future economic growth. Executive Director of the Madisonville-Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce Lee Lingo said the interstate is going to be one of the most significant changes to occur in the Pennyrile region. Fri, 16 Aug 2013 17:45:27 +0000 Rob Canning 34065 at http://wkms.org Local Leaders To Discuss Economic Impacts Of I-69 Corridor Madisonville Leaders On Kentucky Export Initative Outreach http://wkms.org/post/madisonville-leaders-kentucky-export-initative-outreach <p>Madisonville-Hopkins County Chamber President Lee Lingo and Madisonville Area Manufacturers Association President Kent Waide of Ruby Concrete join Kate Lochte&nbsp;on <em>Sounds Good</em>. They are collaborating on a Kentucky Export Initiative Outreach Meeting Thursday. The luncheon will help local and regional businesses learn about opportunities and benefits in exporting products. The two organizations partner to bring the event to the Madisonville Economic Development office at 755 Industrial Road, at 11:30 a.m. tomorrow (Thursday, July 18).</p><p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 23:16:42 +0000 Kate Lochte 33172 at http://wkms.org Madisonville Leaders On Kentucky Export Initative Outreach Hopkins County Celebrates Literacy March 4-9 http://wkms.org/post/hopkins-county-celebrates-literacy-march-4-9 <p>The Hopkins County Literacy Celebration is March 4 through 9th. Schools are getting books written by Lin Oliver and Henry Winkler, as well as Linn Oliver and Theo Baker. Author Lin Oliver visits for a Chamber Hot Topic Lunch and there's a short story contest for students. Kate Lochte speaks with Patricia Wiles, Coordinator of Marketing and Media for Madisonville-Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce, previewing the upcoming event.</p><p> Tue, 26 Feb 2013 20:10:16 +0000 Kate Lochte 28572 at http://wkms.org Hopkins County Celebrates Literacy March 4-9