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Business
4:24 pm
Tue December 9, 2014

Airgas Announces Liquid Hydrogen Plant for Calvert City

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A national gas supplier plans to build a liquid hydrogen plant in Calvert City.

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Education
5:16 pm
Wed October 1, 2014

Baptist Health Paducah Launches Project Fit America at Calvert City Elementary

Calvert City Elementary Launch
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Baptist Health Paducah launches Project Fit America at its 8th school today, at Calvert City Elementary. On Sounds Good, Kate Lochte speaks with Dona Rains about the two-year fitness program aimed at reducing childhood obesity, including new playground equipment with fitness stations, curriculum, teacher training and a fit lifestyle in their daily lessons. 

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Government
11:53 am
Tue June 24, 2014

UPDATE: Ky. Dam Village Annexation Will Be Complete Wednesday

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UPDATE: Tuesday, 11:54 a.m.:

The Calvert City Council unanimously passed the ordinance to annex Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park at a specially-called budget meeting Monday night. The ordinance will be published in the paper of record Wednesday, making the park officially within Calvert City limits.

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Government
5:35 pm
Tue May 20, 2014

Airgas, Inc. Announces $30M Investment and ASU Plant in Marshall County

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One of the nation’s leading suppliers of industrial, medical and specialty gases is bringing new jobs to Marshall County.

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Government
12:43 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

Calvert City Ordinance to Annex Kentucky Dam Village May Come in Next Few Weeks

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Calvert City officials are closer to annexing  Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park in hopes of bringing alcohol sales to the State Resort Park.

City leaders expect to introduce a long-planned annexation ordinance within the next few weeks.  

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Society
1:05 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Kentucky Dam Village Annexation Moves Forward

Kentucky Dam Village could be part of Calvert City soon.
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Calvert City awaits legal paperwork to continue the annexation process of Kentucky Dam Village, but Lynn Jones, Mayor of Calvert City fully expects the ordinance to be read at the next City Council meeting April 7. Calvert City’s wet status would allow Kentucky Dam Village businesses to pursue liquor licenses, a decision

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Society
3:38 pm
Wed February 26, 2014

Liquor Sales Could Come to Kentucky Dam Village if Annexed

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Calvert City officials say this may be the year to annex Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park, which means the state park could be eligible for liquor sales.

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Society
7:15 am
Tue April 16, 2013

Calvert City Teenager Missing

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Marshall County officials are looking for a missing 15-year-old Calvert City girl.

Sgt. Eddie McGuire with the Sheriff’s Office says Brandy Clark’s father reported her missing Monday at 2 p.m. Clark was last seen at her home around 8 in the morning. She was supposedly on her way to school, but did not show up.

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Business
11:41 am
Tue October 2, 2012

Westlake Making Big Investment in Calvert City Plant

Headquarters for Westlake Chemical in Texas
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Westlake Chemical Company is increasing their investment in their Calvert City plant by more than $200 million. Westlake Chemical is an international petrochemical and polymer producer. The Calvert City plant employs about 400 people.

Environment
4:11 pm
Tue September 4, 2012

Calvert City Waste Site Management Suing for Cleanup Costs

The group managing a former Marshall County hazardous waste site is suing more than 300 companies, municipalities and universities to recoup the cost of waste removal. LWD PRP wants to force 334 others to kick in money to cover the costs of removing a variety of hazardous pollutants from the incinerator site in Calvert City. The 32-acre plant operated from the 1950s until October 2005. LWD PRP has paid $9.5 million toward cleaning up the site through September 1. The suit, filed in U.S.