Calloway County Public Library, Facebook

Sandy Linn talks with Tracy Ross on Sounds Good about upcoming events and activities at the Calloway County Public Library.

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On Sounds Good, Dr. Michael Bordieri and Tracy Ross discuss the psychological benefits of pet ownership and pet therapy.

Roman Catholic Diocese of Owensboro Kentucky, via Facebook

The Catholic Diocese of Owensboro has reinstated a priest who was suspended after being accused of sexually abusing a juvenile in the 1980s. 

As the number of people covered by high-deductible health plans soars, some insurers and employers are easing the strain on consumers' wallets by covering certain benefits like doctor visits or generic drugs before people have reached their plan's deductible.

But there's a hitch: Under Internal Revenue Service rules, high-deductible plans that can link to health savings accounts can only cover preventive services, such as vaccinations and mammograms, until patients buy enough services on their own to pay down their deductible.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

September is Hunger Action Month. The United Way of Murray-Calloway County and WoodmenLife are partnering for a Hunger Banquet on September 27 to raise awareness of food insecurity in Calloway and collect donations to benefit Needline and Soup for the Soul. WoodmenLife’s Angie Hatton and United Way director Gerald Washington talk about the event with Austin Carter on Sounds Good.

Fulton County KY Sheriff's Office, via Facebook

Long-time Fulton County Sheriff Robert “Bobby” Hopper has died at age 66.

McCracken County Sheriff's Dept., via Facebook

A motorcyclist has died after a driver who had fallen asleep at the wheel struck him on a McCracken County road.

Robert Worden, chairman of the board of directors for Mount Kenton Cemetery in Paducah, talks with Todd Hatton on Sounds Good about the non-profit’s ongoing efforts to identify those buried at the cemetery and find their family members.

Paducah Police

Paducah Police are seeking public help in identifying a man suspected of stealing flags from downtown and mid-town.

Centerpoint Recovery Center for Men via Facebook

Paducah’s CenterPoint Recovery Center for Men has received a grant from the employer of a former client. Josh Randles says he was fighting an alcohol addiction and Centerpoint changed his life.