Paducah Native

Courtesy of Pogue Library

Long-time Winston-Salem basketball coach Clarence "Big House" Gaines was born and raised in Paducah. He went on to win numerous awards, including being one of the few African American coaches inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame. On Sounds Good, Matt Markgraf speaks with Sarah Hopley, Special Collections & Exhibits Librarian, about the legacy of Big House Gaines and his thoughts on Paducah and the region before, during and after the Civil Rights Movement.

Sibling Musicians Come Home to Paducah for Concert

Aug 14, 2014

A family reunion brings a concert to Paducah's First Baptist Church next Thursday evening at 7:30. Well-known Paducah musicians and educators Janice and Ron Cowherd look forward to hearing their daughter Anne on vocals and Jon on piano, New York-based musicians, performing together. We meet them on Sounds Good.