Regional Headlines
4:11 am
Fri April 3, 2009

Unemployment rises in Calloway County

Murray, KY – Despite a 39 percent increase from last year, Calloway County's joblessness rate remains below the state average. Bureau of Labor Statistics economist Brian Hanon says Calloway's non-seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose to 8.6 percent in February. The state's unemployment rate during that time was 10.2 percent.