Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park http://wkms.org en Local Artisans Showcase Work at Kentucky Lake http://wkms.org/post/local-artisans-showcase-work-kentucky-lake <p>This Memorial Day Weekend, Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park is hosting their annual Arts &amp; Crafts Festival, featuring handcrafted items by local artists, while overlooking the scenery of Kentucky Lake. On <em>Sounds Good</em>, Naturalist and Recreation Supervisor for Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park Laura Jackson talks with Kate Lochte about the festival.</p><p> Wed, 21 May 2014 19:25:50 +0000 Kate Lochte 40727 at http://wkms.org Local Artisans Showcase Work at Kentucky Lake Calvert City Ordinance to Annex Kentucky Dam Village May Come in Next Few Weeks http://wkms.org/post/calvert-city-ordinance-annex-kentucky-dam-village-may-come-next-few-weeks <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Calvert City officials are closer to annexing &nbsp;Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park in hopes of bringing alcohol sales to the&nbsp;State Resort Park. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">City leaders expect to introduce a long-planned annexation ordinance within the next few weeks. &nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 01 May 2014 17:43:40 +0000 Rob Canning 40266 at http://wkms.org Calvert City Ordinance to Annex Kentucky Dam Village May Come in Next Few Weeks Western Kentuckians Polar Plunge for Special Olympics http://wkms.org/post/western-kentuckians-polar-plunge-special-olympics <p><em>Brrr!</em>&nbsp;Perhaps the chilliest fundraising event of the year, the Western Kentucky Plunge Polar Plunging pits brave Kentuckians against the icy waters of Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park to raise funds for the Special Olympics. The event, held this year on February 15, has grown to more than 500 participants and raising more than $100,000 each year. Kate Lochte speaks with coach and coordinator Laura Miller of Murray about the event.</p><p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 21:39:07 +0000 Kate Lochte 38337 at http://wkms.org Western Kentuckians Polar Plunge for Special Olympics New Biking Trails, More Coming to Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park http://wkms.org/post/new-biking-trails-more-coming-kentucky-dam-village-state-resort-park <p>There was an organizational meeting for the Friends of Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park in November with the stated purposes of revitalizing existing facilities; expanding visitor options; &nbsp;and adding to our region's outdoor recreation tourism. Hydrologist John Tillson is among the founders of the new Friends group and speaks with Kate Lochte about the group's inspiration: &nbsp;the Marshall County High School Mountain BikeTeam, which distinguished itself in competitions shortly after its formation.</p><p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 20:14:38 +0000 Kate Lochte 37754 at http://wkms.org New Biking Trails, More Coming to Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park