Elkton http://wkms.org en Severe Weather Sweeps Through Western KY and Southern IL http://wkms.org/post/severe-weather-sweeps-through-western-ky-and-southern-il <p>Communities throughout western Kentucky and southern Illinois are contending with high water, hail damage, and downed trees this morning following severe storms that passed through our region last night.&nbsp;</p><p>Residents in Beulah in Hopkins County reported a large funnel cloud at about 7:30 p.m., and a large wedge-shaped tornado close to a mile wide was reported in Christian an hour later.&nbsp; Winds of up to 70 miles an hour were recorded near Elkton in Todd County.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 12:09:35 +0000 Troy Taylor & and Todd Hatton 41071 at http://wkms.org Severe Weather Sweeps Through Western KY and Southern IL Custom Cooler Inc. to Establish Manufacturing Operation in Elkton http://wkms.org/post/custom-cooler-inc-establish-manufacturing-operation-elkton <p>Todd County will soon be home to a new Custom Cooler Incorporated factory creating 75 jobs as part of a $5.8 million dollar investment.&nbsp;</p><p>Gov. Steve Beshear's office says the company chose the location in the small town of Elkton over three other states to establish its second manufacturing facility.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 17:40:20 +0000 Rob Canning 39640 at http://wkms.org Custom Cooler Inc. to Establish Manufacturing Operation in Elkton Elkton Residents Denied To Speak At City Council Meeting http://wkms.org/post/elkton-residents-denied-speak-city-council-meeting <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A large number of&nbsp;</span>Elkton<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;residents gathered yesterday at a City Council budget meeting to offer opinions on the re-awarding of a cemetery maintenance contract to a man charged with manufacturing methamphetamine. &nbsp;Only one was allowed to speak.</span></p><p>The council has chosen to stand by an April&nbsp;8th&nbsp;decision to give the contract to Watson&nbsp;Ricchuite&nbsp;despite his indictment on meth-related charges April&nbsp;21st.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 17:31:22 +0000 Rob Canning 31974 at http://wkms.org Elkton Residents Denied To Speak At City Council Meeting Glass Door Manufacturing Company Brings 110 Jobs to Elkton http://wkms.org/post/glass-door-manufacturing-company-brings-110-jobs-elkton <p>Glass Door Solutions LLC, a newly-formed company, plans to lease a facility, create 110 new, full-time jobs and invest more than $3.5 million in Elkton, Ky.</p> Mon, 13 May 2013 21:13:53 +0000 Chad Lampe 31629 at http://wkms.org