News

Pages

Newscasts
4:20 am
Mon March 16, 2009

The 404 Newscast on March 16, 2009. From WKMS News.

Murray, KY – The 404 Newscast on March 16, 2009. From WKMS News.

Read more
Afternoon Stock Report
4:19 am
Mon March 16, 2009

The Afternoon Stock Report on March 16, 2009. From WKMS.

Murray, KY – The Afternoon Stock Report on March 16, 2009. From WKMS.

Read more
Regional Headlines
3:56 am
Mon March 16, 2009

KCTCS hikes tuition 3.3 percent

Read more
Regional Headlines
3:55 am
Mon March 16, 2009

Siemer Expansion Dollars

Hopkinsville, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear will be in Hopkinsville Wednesday (tomorrow) to present a check to Siemer [SEEM-er] Milling Company. The plant plans a fifteen million dollar expansion project over the next year. Siemer Plant Manager Todd Perry tells the Kentucky New Era the construction will increase wheat processing capacity by 45-percent and create new jobs. The new project is slated for completion in 2010. Funding for the enhancement comes from the Kentucky Agricultural Finanace Department.

Read more
Datebook
1:23 am
Mon March 16, 2009

A datebook of regional events for March 16, 2009. From WKMS.

Murray KY – A datebook of regional events for March 16, 2009. From WKMS.

Read more
Newscasts
1:22 am
Mon March 16, 2009

The 104 Newscast on March 16, 2009. From WKMS News.

Murray, KY – The 104 Newscast on March 16, 2009. From WKMS News.

Read more
Regional Headlines
12:32 am
Mon March 16, 2009

Debris Crews

Smithland, KY – Kentucky Transportation Cabinet debris removal crews continue to work on highways across the region. Contractors will be along US 60 and KY 3489 in Livingston County today. They plan to finish cleanup in the southern part of the county and move north. Motorists should anticipate delays in some areas and take appropriate precautions.

Read more
Local Features
10:44 am
Fri March 13, 2009

KY Adoption Bill Loses Steam in Senate

Local Features
10:29 am
Fri March 13, 2009

NAACP Questions Top Cop Search

When Chuck Baker of Commerce City, Colorado turned down the job of Paducah police chief, some community members questioned why Curtis Brame of North Chicago (pictured) wasn't offered the job.
www.paducahsun.com

wkms – When Commerce City, Colorado police official Chuck Baker accepted the job of Paducah's top cop, city officials breathed a sigh of relief. But when Baker backed out, Paducah leaders found themselves in a quandary. Their ultimate decision to expand the search is causing the local NAACP to ask some serious questions. Jacque Day has more.

WKMS community correspondent Nevada Kennedy contributed to this report.

Read more
Local Features
10:16 am
Fri March 13, 2009

Have you seen this man?

From the left: photo of young Lincoln in question, earliest confirmed photo of Lincoln, popular picture of older Lincoln

Murray, KY – Recently, the great-great-grandson of Ulysses S. Grant produced a picture from an old family album that could very well be the last image of President Abraham Lincoln taken before his 1865 assassination. However, a private collector has a photograph that may change that tall, thin, and bearded image of the 16th President. Todd Hatton spoke with the collector about the picture, as well as with those who say there's nothing to see here.

Read more

Pages