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'Extreme Tour' brings music to Murray this weekend

MURRAY - If you're looking for something more extreme to do this weekend, an event group making a stop in Murray has got you covered. The Extreme Tour will hit town today and Sunday, bringing with it family-friendly live music of all genres. "It's a nonprofit cultural outreach project," said event o

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2017-09-23 07:00:00

Fatal Wreck Shuts Down Harding Place

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WTVF - 2017-09-23 05:04:50

Casting for 'Star Light' begins next week

An independent film crew will visit Mayfield next week to search for local sites as backdrops for action scenes as well as local acting talent for production of the movie "Star Light." Cheryl Dillard Staurulakis, the film's co-producer, said the crew would tour Mayfield-Graves County for site select

KENTUCKY NEW ERA - 2017-09-23 20:15:00

State graduates 28 officers from Basic Training Academy

RICHMOND -- Twenty-eight law enforcement officers from agencies across the state graduated Friday from basic training at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. The graduates of Class 485 completed 23 weeks of training, which consisted of 923 hours of recruit-level instruction. Major t

MESSENGER - 2017-09-24 05:00:00

Smith murder case moves forward to next stage

MURRAY - Heading into Thursday's court appearance for a Murray man accused of murder, Calloway Commonwealth's Attorney Mark Blankenship was hopeful that the session would emerge with a trial date. Subscription Required An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

MSU student fights Hodgkin's lymphoma

PARKER FRANKLIN / Ledger & Times | Posted: Saturday, September 23, 2017 12:00 am Pictured, from left, are Diana and Alex Arnett. Alex was diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkin's lymphoma last year as a freshman at Murray State University and after a series of chemotherapy treaments, she's now in remissio

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2017-09-23 07:00:00

MSU's teacher education program receives continued accreditation

MURRAY - On Aug. 21, Kentucky's Education Professional Standards Board (EPSB) met in Frankfort to consider state reaccreditation of the unit-wide educator preparation program at Murray State University's College of Education and Human Services. Unanimously, the board voted to reaccredit the college'

MURRAY LEDGER & TIMES - 2017-09-23 07:00:00

Serious on a Fun Day

Kobe Card, a Murray State student from Belize, tries to walk in a straight line Thursday while wearing goggles that simulate the effects of being impaired by alcohol while MSU Police Department Patrol Officer Chris Fike watches. The university police department held its second annual Fun Day on Thur

PADUCAH SUN - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

Nearly $85,000 raised at WKCTC auction for student scholarships

Nearly $85,000 was raised for student scholarships at West Kentucky Community and Technical College's (WKCTC) 2017 "West is Best" Barbecue and Auction at the Julian Carroll Convention Center Thursday night. Paducah Junior College (PJC), the foundation supporting WKCTC, hosts the scholarship auction

PADUCAH SUN - 2017-09-22 16:33:06

At least one killed in crash on Harding Place

At least one person has been killed in a crash on Harding Place, according to Police. Metro Police confirmed that multiple vehicles were involved in a crash at the 600 block of Harding Place just before 10 p.m. One person has been confirmed killed at the scene. Several other people were transported

WSMV - 2017-09-23 07:38:00

McLean sheriff: Threat at high school 'unsubstantiated'

CALHOUN -- McLean County Sheriff Ken Frizzell said threats of violence Thursday at McLean County High School are unsubstantiated. According to Frizzell, a threat made Tuesday afternoon was addressed by both school and law enforcement, but a subsequent report of a threat made Thursday was unfounded a

MESSENGER - 2017-09-23 05:00:00

PARIS TN: NEWS NUGGETS

The Ladies Auxiliary of AMVETS Post 45, Buchanan, will host an all-you-can-eat breakfast 8-11 a.m., Saturday, at the post, 14365 Highway 79 in Buchanan. The cost is $8 for adults ages 12 and older and $4 for children ages 11 and younger. Proceeds from the breakfast sale will be used to support St. J

PARIS POST-INTELLIGENCER - 2017-09-21 14:28:00

Fundraiser planned for victims of fire

BENTON -- The Benton Drive-In, 1480 Main St., is hosting a fundraiser for the tenants displaced by the Allendale II Apartments fire on Wednesday. Beginning at 7 a.m. Sunday and Tuesday, the drive-in will serve a breakfast platter for $5, with proceeds going to the residents. Platters include biscuit

PADUCAH SUN - 2017-09-23 05:15:00

Free Workshop for Beginner and Advanced Beekeeping Enthusiasts

Beekeeping has become a popular past time for many in the area. Enthusiasts are a diverse crowd and can range from young to old, and rural to urban dwellers. To assist local beekeepers, Marshall; Livingston; Crittenden; Lyon and McCracken Cooperative Extension Offices are working together to host a

THELAKENEWS.COM - 2017-09-21 15:32:35

Blaze destroys Benton apartments; no injuries

BENTON -- A 16-apartment building at 1721 Golf Course Road was destroyed by fire Wednesday morning. At 6:48 a.m. Wednesday, the Benton Fire Department was called to the scene of a blaze at Allendale II Apartments in Benton. Roughly 20 tenants, most of them elderly, were evacuated. No serious injurie

KENTUCKY NEW ERA - 2017-09-21 17:52:00

Bayern forgets Bundesliga troubles with beer at Oktoberfest

MUNICH (AP) - Bayern Munich players forgot about their troubles in the Bundesliga for a few hours with a visit to the traditional Oktoberfest beer festival. Wearing leather trousers and accompanied by partners in traditional Alpine dirndl dresses, players enjoyed 1-liter jugs of beer on Saturday in

MESSENGER - 2017-09-24 11:43:41

Picasso paintings to be reunited for first time since 1932

LONDON (AP) - An exhibition in Paris and London will reunite three Picasso nudes painted days apart but not displayed together for almost a century, the Tate Modern gallery said Thursday. "Nude, Green Leaves and Bust," ''Nude in a Black Armchair" and "The Mirror" are all boldly colored depictions of

MESSENGER - 2017-09-21 14:59:43

Local Guard unit had several home bases

The unit known today as the 212th Engineer Co. had a Henry County tobacco barn as its first home. Between those early days in 1917 and its current home - the Vernon McGarity National Guard Armory on County Home Road east of Paris - the soldiers of the Paris-based Guard unit drilled at several locati

PARIS POST-INTELLIGENCER - 2017-09-21 14:46:00

One Of The Last Paris Climate Accord Holdouts Just Agreed To Sign

Nicaragua plans to sign the Paris climate agreement - which makes the U.S. and Syria the only two countries not fully on board. According to local media, Nicaragua initially refused to join because it thought enforcement of the accord wasn't strong enough and that it "was not realistic." President D

WTVF - 2017-09-21 19:29:00

Carothers, Davis to wed in Paris

Anna Marie Carothers and Cory Stanwyck Davis, both of Spring Hill, are to be joined in marriage Saturday at Grace Episcopal Church, 103 S. Poplar St. in Paris. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Deborah and Harry S. Carothers Jr. of Springville and the granddaughter of Sue Carothers of Paris and the

PARIS POST-INTELLIGENCER - 2017-09-21 14:33:00