Mayfield

Government
11:20 am
Mon June 23, 2014

Mayfield City Councilman Intends to Run Against Mayor Cantrell

Mayfield city council member Johnny Jackson is running against Mayor Teresa Cantrell this November as a write-in candidate. 

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Arts
10:45 am
Thu June 19, 2014

"Breathe New Life" at Mayfield's Ice House Gallery

Terry Goatley, Ronn Moyers, Sean Brown at Mayfield's Ice House Gallery
Credit Ice House Gallery, Facebook

Mayfield's Ice House Gallery features artwork made form recycled and repurposed materials from works by Sean Brown of Murray, Terry Goatley of Fancy Farm and Ronn Moyers of Mayfield in the summer exhibit "Breathe New Life" that runs from June 10 to July 26. Ice House Gallery Director Shane Gregory speaks with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good about the exhibit and its artists.

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Education
11:54 am
Thu March 13, 2014

Fitness Games and Healthy Education at WOW Kids Fitness & Wellness Fair

Woodmen of the World hosts a Kids Fitness & Wellness Fair at Mid-Continent University's gymnasium on Saturday, March 22, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event features sports safety and first aid information, anti-drug and alcohol education, health screenings, story time, gardening demonstrations, healthy snacks, games and a Nintendo Wii and Wii Fit giveaway. WOW Community Outreach Manager Angela Hatton joins us on Sounds Good to tell us more. 

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Sports
1:50 pm
Fri December 6, 2013

Mayfield Wins Third State Championship in Four Years

Credit facebook.com

The Mayfield Cardinals have won the Kentucky High School Athletic Association 1A state football championship again.

Mayfield defeated Williamsburg 42-0 at Bowling Green’s L.T. Smith Stadium Friday. This is Mayfield’s third championship in the last four years, and 10th overall.

Environment
3:40 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Mayfield Animal Shelter Gets PetSmart Grant

A member of the Mayfield Graves County Animal Shelter board of directors, Doug Carneal, talks about its receiving a PetSmart Charities grant for spaying and neutering dogs outside the city limits. He speaks with Kate Lochte on Sounds Good about the grant and how it will impact the Mayfield area animal shelter. See more about the animal shelter on Facebook.

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Society
4:45 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Jackie Eubanks, A Kynect Status Report

On Sounds Good, Todd Hatton gets a status report on how our region is faring signing up for Affordable Health Care with kynect Program Manager Jackie Eubanks of West Kentucky Allied Services of Mayfield.

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Sports
4:23 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Annual Graves Co. Truck & Tractor Pull this Weekend, Benefiting Christmas Assistance Programs

Credit Paul Schaumburg, Graves County Schools

Larry Wooley of the Graves County Truck Pullers Association joins Kate Lochte on Sounds Good, to talk about the Truck & Tractor Pull, this Saturday. Six years ago, Larry and members of the association decided to host a benefit show for the school system. Since then, they've raised more than $125,000. This year's event will be held 7 p.m. on Saturday (August 17) at the Mayfield Fairgrounds. Proceeds benefit Christmas assistance programs. Tickets are available at the gate, $10 for adults, $5 for children between 5 and 12, free for children 4 or under.

Government
4:07 pm
Mon August 5, 2013

Delta Regional Authority Hosts Free Medical Clinic For Mayfield Residents

More than 100 people received free medical care on the first day of a week-long run for a free clinic in Mayfield.  The medical services are part of an Innovative Readiness Program hosted by the Delta Regional Authority  in partnership with the Department of Defense. The program provides budding military doctors training in disaster response situations before being deployed to duty. 

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Health Care
7:48 am
Fri July 19, 2013

Free Medical Services Coming to Mayfield

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Free medical services will be offered in August in Mayfield thanks to a partnership between the Department of Defense and Delta Regional Authority. Mayor Teresa Cantrell says the medical, dental and eye care services will be offered through the DOD’s Innovative Readiness Training Program, which aims to prepare the military in case of a disaster and provide services to the community.

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Smoking Ban
3:28 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Mayfield City Council Passes Public Area Smoking Ban Ordinance

Mayfield has passed a new city-wide smoking ban in public buildings and restaurants.

The city council approved the ordinance's second reading yesterday 5 to 4.  It passed the first reading last month 6-4. The ordinance is modeled after Paducah’s smoking ban. 

Mayor Teresa Cantrell said the ordinance had been in the works for about 18 months and that it was out of concern for the health of residents as well as employees.

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