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Afternoon Stock Report
3:50 pm
Fri November 6, 2009

The Afternoon Stock Report on November 6, 2009. From WKMS.

Murray, Ky – The Afternoon Stock Report on November 6, 2009. From WKMS.

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Newscasts
3:49 pm
Fri November 6, 2009

The 404 Newscast on November 6, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, Ky – The 404 Newscast on November 6, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

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Local Features
3:25 pm
Fri November 6, 2009

Metropolis's "Amazing Oscar Micheaux"

Metropolis – Oscar Micheaux is largely regarded as the first African-American filmmaker to produce and distribute feature films. He began his career in 1919 in the infancy of the American movie industry at a time when theaters across the nation were still segregated. He challenged Hollywood's stereotypical depictions of black characters. Many of his films vanished into obscurity, only recently uncovered. Jacque Day looks into the life and legacy of this trailblazer born in Metropolis, Illinois.

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Newscasts
2:29 pm
Fri November 6, 2009

The 104 Newscast on November 6, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, Ky – The 104 Newscast on November 6, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

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Regional Headlines
12:03 pm
Fri November 6, 2009

Recycling Plant to Stay in Hopkins County

Madisonville, KY – A recycling plant in Madisonville is getting a two million dollar facelift. Officials for Electro Cycle yesterday announced the project that will include major equipment upgrades. The Madisonville Messenger reports these are the first improvements at Electro Cycle in twenty years. Officials say the work will help retain forty local jobs and perhaps create more in the coming years. The announcement comes following negotiations with local government to keep the plant in Hopkins County.

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Regional Headlines
12:02 pm
Fri November 6, 2009

Two Arrested for Moonshine in Livingston County

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Local Features
11:20 am
Fri November 6, 2009

Inside the world's largest carbon capture storage facility (part 1)

The carbon capture unit at the Mountaineer plant.
scientificamerican.com

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Local Features
11:12 am
Fri November 6, 2009

Illinois lawmakers hope to 'port' jobs to Massac County

wikipedia commons

Metropolis, IL – The southernmost counties of Illinois have been the some the hardest hit during the economic recession. The average unemployment rate for counties in the 59th Legislative District hover just over the state's average. All the while, officials have grappled with budgetary hardships and cuts this year. Lawmakers hope a bill they passed last week to create a river port on the Ohio in Massac County will spur job and economic growth there.

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Local Features
11:09 am
Fri November 6, 2009

Kentucky Representatives seek to pass "state sovereignty" resolution

Rep. Stan Lee in House

Kentucky – As part of what appears a national movement, a group of Kentucky legislators are working to pass a resolution supporting "state sovereignty" that counters what they see as an unconstitutional expansion of federal power. Todd Hatton speaks with the sponsor of Kentucky's resolution about where it came from - and the chair of the committee it was filed with about where it may be going.

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Commentary
11:03 am
Fri November 6, 2009

Uncommon Mystery - Maigret Loses His Temper

Murray, KY – As the weather gets colder many turn their attention indoors, to good food, drink and a few good reads. This is not unlike the usual interests of famous fictional detective, Commissaire Maigret, the lead character in George Simenon's long-running series. Commentator Michael Cohen peaks through the pages of one of his books.

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