Regional Headlines
1:41 pm
Wed January 20, 2010

Hager to Speak at Chamber Meeting

Paducah, KY – Former first daughter Jenna Bush Hager is the keynote speaker at tomorrow night's Paducah Area Chamber Annual Meeting. Chamber president Elaine Spalding says Hager will speak on her experience as a school teacher, and on building business and education partnerships. Officials expect more than seven hundred business and community leaders to attend the event at Paducah's Carson Center.

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Regional Headlines
11:01 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Landslide on the West Kentucky Parkway

Princeton, KY – A landslide in Caldwell County has blocked an eastbound lane of the Western Kentucky Parkway. Crews are on site clearing the debris near mile marker 18 between Princeton and Dawson Springs. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Spokesman Keith Todd says the passing lane is still open and drivers should be alert for slowing and merging traffic, as well as workers.

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Datebook
10:28 am
Wed January 20, 2010

A datebook of regional events for January 20, 2009 from WKMS.

Murray, KY – A datebook of regional events for January 20, 2009 from WKMS.

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Newscasts
10:26 am
Wed January 20, 2010

The 504 Newscast on January 19, 2010. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, KY – The 504 Newscast on January 19, 2010. From the WKMS News Team.

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Newscasts
10:16 am
Wed January 20, 2010

The 806 Newscast on January 20, 2010. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, KY – The 806 Newscast on January 20, 2010. From the WKMS News Team.

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Regional Headlines
9:39 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Beshear Pushing Slots as Way to Balance Budget

Regional Headlines
9:38 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Paducah Police Seek US Bank Robbery Suspect

Photo Provided by the Paducah Police.

Paducah, KY – Paducah police are looking for a suspect who robbed the U-S Bank on Bridge Street yesterday afternoon. He is described as a 6-foot tall, slender-built white male last seen wearing a green hooded sweatshirt with the word "EASTERN" across its front. He was also wearing light blue jeans, white tennis shoes, and masked his face with a blue bandana and sunglasses. A $1,000 reward is being offered with information leading to an arrest.
Anyone with information can call Paducah Police at 444-8550 or Crime Stoppers at 443-TELL.

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Regional Headlines
9:35 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Serial Killer May Stand Trial in Paducah

Paducah, KY – Convicted serial killer Timothy Krajcir may be extradited to Paducah to stand trial for a slaying over 30 years ago. 65-year-old Krajcir was indicted two years ago by a McCracken grand jury for the kidnapping and murder of Joyce Tharp in 1979. He's currently serving two 40-year sentences in Illinois after being convicted of at least seven murders and confessing to two others, including Tharp's. The Paducah Sun reports a warrant was served yesterday seeking Krajcir's extradition.

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Regional Headlines
9:30 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Commission Hears Executive Inn Updates

Paducah, KY – Paducah City Commissioners heard updates and tentative plans for the Executive Inn yesterday. The city has winterized the hotel's sprinkler system, boarded up windows, and has installed security lighting. It plans to liquidate its contents by mid-next month and have a demolition bid set by mid-April. If all goes as planned, the site will be razed and cleared by the end of November.

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Regional Headlines
9:27 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Paxton Warns Greyhound May Leave

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