Regional Headlines
4:17 am
Mon March 9, 2009

DPA Asks State to Halt Executions

Frankfort, KY – The Kentucky Department of Public Advocacy wants Governor Steve Beshear to suspend any executions in the state until after the budget crisis passes. The agency expects to run out of money to pay public defenders in May. Jefferson County Chief Public Defender Daniel T. Goyette was one of several people who signed a letter sent to Beshear last week calling for the moratorium. The state faces a $456 million revenue shortfall, which has forced broad cuts in government services.

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Newscasts
4:10 am
Mon March 9, 2009

The 404 Newscast on March 9, 2009. From WKMS News.

Murray, KY – The 404 Newscast on March 9, 2009. From WKMS News.

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Regional Headlines
4:04 am
Mon March 9, 2009

Hearing scheduled for Eldridge shooting

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Regional Headlines
3:56 am
Mon March 9, 2009

Faith Based License Plate

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Regional Headlines
3:55 am
Mon March 9, 2009

Library Holds Forum on Funding

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Newscasts
3:19 am
Mon March 9, 2009

The 104 Newscast on March 9, 2009. From WKMS News.

Murray, KY – The 104 Newscast on March 9, 2009. From WKMS News.

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Regional Headlines
12:28 am
Mon March 9, 2009

Former Director Seeks Back Pay

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Regional Headlines
11:51 pm
Sun March 8, 2009

Judge will rule in hearing

Local Features
2:41 pm
Fri March 6, 2009

Hearts 4 Babies

Tyra Spain, Riley and Sam

Western Kentucky – Sometimes the smallest act makes the most lasting impression. When Tyra Spain's son Sam arrived too early, a dark cloud of worry settled over her young family. But a quiet gesture by a group of Western Kentucky women let some light back into their lives. Jacque Day has more.

WKMS community correspondent Nevada Kennedy assisted in the production of this report.

The Associated Press, Kentucky awarded this story Second Place in the state for Best Light News Feature, 2009.

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Datebook
9:54 am
Fri March 6, 2009

A datebook of regional events for March 6, 2009. From WKMS.

Murray, KY – A datebook of regional events for March 6, 2009. From WKMS.

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