hopkinsville mayoral race http://wkms.org en Hopkinsville Mayor's Race: Money Raised (and Spent) Thus Far http://wkms.org/post/hopkinsville-mayors-race-money-raised-and-spent-thus-far <p>The race to become Hopkinsville's next mayor is generating quite a bit of fundraising – easily outpacing other local mayoral races.</p><p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:00:57 +0000 John Null 41974 at http://wkms.org Hopkinsville Mayor's Race: Money Raised (and Spent) Thus Far Hopksinville Mayoral Race: Pendleton and Hendricks Win Parties' Nominations http://wkms.org/post/hopksinville-mayoral-race-pendleton-and-hendricks-win-parties-nominations-0 <p>Hopkinsville’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Democratic and Republican primaries have produced the two candidates to face off in November’s mayoral race.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 21 May 2014 03:12:10 +0000 Rob Canning 40703 at http://wkms.org Hopksinville Mayoral Race: Pendleton and Hendricks Win Parties' Nominations Fifth Hopkinsville Mayoral Candidate Files Intent to Run http://wkms.org/post/fifth-hopkinsville-mayoral-candidate-files-intent-run <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A fifth candidate is likely to emerge in the </span>Hopkinsville<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> mayoral race. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Independent Candidate Walter Shamble has filed his letter of intent with the county clerk’s office, ahead of an April </span>1st<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;deadline.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 19:43:32 +0000 Rob Canning 39464 at http://wkms.org Fifth Hopkinsville Mayoral Candidate Files Intent to Run Former MSU Regent Willie Kendrick Joins Hopkinsville Mayoral Race http://wkms.org/post/former-msu-regent-willie-kendrick-joins-hopkinsville-mayoral-race <p>The race to become Hopkinsville’s&nbsp;next mayor is getting interesting, as both major political parties now have primary contests set for May.</p><p>Willie Kendrick, a retired real estate broker and former member of the Murray State University Board of Regents, will challenge <a href="http://wkms.org/post/former-ky-sen-pendleton-running-hopkinsville-mayor">former state Sen. Joey Pendleton in the Democratic primary.</a></p><p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 18:36:04 +0000 John Null 38356 at http://wkms.org Former MSU Regent Willie Kendrick Joins Hopkinsville Mayoral Race Former Ky. Sen. Pendleton Running for Hopkinsville Mayor http://wkms.org/post/former-ky-sen-pendleton-running-hopkinsville-mayor <p>Former Kentucky state Sen. Joey Pendleton says he will file papers this week to run for mayor of Hopkinsville.</p><p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 22:20:36 +0000 John Null 38168 at http://wkms.org Former Ky. Sen. Pendleton Running for Hopkinsville Mayor Republican Primary Likely for Hopkinsville Mayoral Race http://wkms.org/post/republican-primary-likely-hopkinsville-mayoral-race <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A republican primary is shaping up in </span>Hopkinsville's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> mayoral race. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Two candidates have announced their intentions to run for the mayor seat currently held by Dan Kemp. &nbsp;Kemp announced last month that he <a href="http://wkms.org/post/hopkinsville-mayor-declines-run-re-election">won't be seeking&nbsp;re-election</a>.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Christian County Chamber of Commerce President&nbsp;Carter Hendricks <a href="http://wkms.org/post/hendricks-plans-run-hopkinsville-mayor">announced last week</a> he will be stepping down from the Chamber in January to run, and retired business owner Jason </span>McCraw<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> said he plans to file within the week to challenge Hendricks in the May 2014 primary.</span></p><p> Thu, 19 Dec 2013 17:35:27 +0000 Rob Canning 37475 at http://wkms.org Republican Primary Likely for Hopkinsville Mayoral Race Hendricks Plans to Run for Hopkinsville Mayor http://wkms.org/post/hendricks-plans-run-hopkinsville-mayor <p>Christian County Chamber of Commerce President Carter Hendricks says he will run for mayor of Hopkinsville next year.</p><p>Hendricks announced in September that he would step down from his position with the chamber to pursue other opportunities. His resignation, <a href="http://wkms.org/post/christian-co-chamber-commerce-president-announces-resignation">previously set for March</a>, will now be effective Jan. 10, 2014 as he prepares for the mayoral election.</p><p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 22:20:34 +0000 John Null 37268 at http://wkms.org Hendricks Plans to Run for Hopkinsville Mayor