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 2021-09-22 19:40 

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Kentucky State Police: Tennessee woman kidnapped in Cadiz...

Detectives with Kentucky State Police Post 1 are investigating a report of a kidnapping in Cadiz Wednesday morning and are seeking public's help in finding the woman and the suspect....

 2021-09-22 05:15 

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Heath Elementary earns prestigious Blue Ribbon award...

Heath Elementary School was one of five public schools in Kentucky and one of seven statewide to earn recognition as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2021....

 2021-09-22 05:15 

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Counselor shares substance use recovery story...

Matt Lacefield describes himself as a dreamer. But 10 years ago, even he couldn't imagine the life he has now....

 2021-09-22 05:15 

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Chamber, DOE discuss future site plans...

The second day of the Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce's D.C. Fly-In Tuesday included meetings with U.S. Department of Energy officials as well as members of Kentucky's federal delegation....

 2021-09-22 05:15 

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Paducah board approves use of virtual instruction through SB1...

The Paducah school board voted Monday to take advantage of the recently passed Kentucky Senate Bill 1 that provides for temporary remote instruction for its student....

 2021-09-22 05:00 

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Quilt museum debuts first in trio of elemental exhibits...

Paducah's National Quilt Museum debuted a new collection Friday presented by Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA) entitled "Primal Forces: Earth," the first of a trio of exhibitions highlighting work that illustrates the planet's beauty....

 2021-09-22 05:00 

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 2021-09-22 05:00 

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Paxton Challenge 2021 sets another record...

The 2021 Fred Paxton Challenge For Charities set another record this year, raising more than $1.1 million for the second straight year....

 2021-09-22 05:00 

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Work zone lane restriction on I-24 eastbound in Paducah starts Wednesday...

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials said they plan to close one lane of Interstate 24 eastbound near the mile marker 7 in Paducah for a concrete pothole patching project....

 2021-09-22 05:00 

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FAFSA time for college-bound high school seniors...

Kentucky students who plan to attend technical school or college in the fall of 2022 should submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, as soon as possible beginning Oct. 1, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance......

 2021-09-22 05:00 

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 2021-09-21 05:15 

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Chamber advocacy trip off to 'fly-in' start...

The Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce's D.C. Fly-In got off to a good start Monday, highlighted by a luncheon keynote address from former Paducah resident Brent Leggs....

 2021-09-21 05:15 

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Football changed life for McCracken teen...

Barrett Buchanan joined the McCracken County Mustangs football team in his junior year, as a placekicker — a high pressure, specialized job on the field — and took on the new challenge. He would eventually break a school record, thanks......

 2021-09-21 05:15 

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City, county school districts to split homeless student grant...

The Paducah Independent and McCracken County school districts will share a grant to help homeless students with non-academic issues that prevent them through the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act....

 2021-09-21 05:15 

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VFW 1191 hosts POW/MIA Recognition Day program...

Once a year, people are asked to pause and remember the prisoners of war and those missing in action from the nation's armed forces. That day, the third Friday of September, is called POW/MIA Recognition Day....

 2021-09-21 05:15 

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Carriage Park residents say they are facing 400% sewer rate increase...

Residents in the Carriage Park neighborhood of West Paducah met Monday to discuss what they say is a problem hitting the 39 households in the neighborhood: monthly sewer rates increasing by more than 400%....

 2021-09-21 05:15 

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KSP arrest Paducah man following high-speed chase...

A Paducah man is facing more than a dozen traffic offenses Saturday evening after Kentucky State Police troopers clocked the motorcycle he was riding on at 120 mph on Interstate 24....

 2021-09-21 05:15 

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WKCTC: Eight-week classes begin soon...

Eight-week classes at West Kentucky Community and Technical College will start on Oct. 11....

 2021-09-21 05:15 

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McCracken library requires face masks for patrons...

McCracken County Public Library is requiring all patrons 2 years and older to wear a face mask or face shield to enter the library....

 2021-09-21 05:00 

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Farm to Fork celebrates agriculture industry...

Community members, farmers and agribusinesses turned out for a feast worthy of Thanksgiving at the Kentucky Dam Village Convention Center Saturday evening....

 2021-09-21 05:00 

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Mercy Health to host Childhood Cancer Awareness Service virtually...

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and Mercy Health — Lourdes Hospital will recognize the observance by hosting a special pediatric cancer awareness service....

 2021-09-21 05:00 

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 2021-09-21 05:00 

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 2021-09-20 12:33 

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Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine works in kids ages 5 to 11...

Pfizer said Monday its COVID-19 vaccine works for children ages 5 to 11 and that it will seek U.S. authorization for this age group soon -- a key step toward beginning vaccinations for youngsters....

 2021-09-20 12:31 

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Search for Gabby Petito boyfriend continues after body found...

MOOSE, Wyo. (AP) — Authorities said a body discovered in northern Wyoming was believed to be that of a 22-year-old woman who disappeared while on a cross-country trek with a boyfriend now the subject of an intense search in a......

 2021-09-18 05:15 

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McCracken student COVID cases drop this week...

The number of COVID-19 cases among school-age youth in McCracken County is seeing a downward trend, marking the lowest number of cases since July....

 2021-09-18 05:15 

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McCracken Virtual Academy program takes steps forward...

The McCracken County School District is on the verge of fully starting the McCracken Virtual Academy, an online option for parents who want their students to take at-home instruction....

 2021-09-18 05:15 

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Pet of the Week...

Culvert is a 3-year-old terrier mix at the McCracken County Humane Society, 4000 Coleman Road. He is neutered, current on shots and microchipped. He tested negative for heartworm. Culvert would make a great addition to a home, and he's sweet......

 2021-09-18 05:15 

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Pet adoption event set for Sunday...

The McCracken County Humane Society in Paducah invites people to attend its "Fall in Love" pet adoption event this weekend....

 2021-09-18 05:15 

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JOBS...

Kentucky Career Centers added job openings to its database for the regional employers. Some of the added jobs are listed below (Paducah unless noted otherwise noted):...

 2021-09-18 05:15 

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Tilghman centennial: Augusta Tilghman High School first opened doors 100 years ago...

Augusta Tilghman was a wife and mother. She moved to Paducah in 1852 with her husband Lloyd, who was a railroad engineer before defecting from the Kentucky State Militia and becoming a general in the Confederate Army....

 2021-09-18 05:15 

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PTHS marks POW/MIA Recognition Day...

Every third Friday in September is National POW/MIA Recognition Day, an opportunity to recognize the thousands of service people who were prisoners of war or missing in action....

 2021-09-18 05:00 

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Fiscal court moves money to address maintenance fund shortfall...

Marshall County Fiscal Court pulled money to make up for a deficit in one of their budget line items....

 2021-09-18 05:00 

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James 127 assists foster parents...

METROPOLIS, Ill. — As the mom of seven adopted children who also fostered 11 others, Dena Hopkins knew Amanda Holbrook was a go-to person for how the foster system works and what the needs of foster children and foster families......

 2021-09-18 05:00 

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Fiscal court in talks to bring fiber optic internet to Lyon...

Within two years Lyon County will likely be nearly blanketed with more reliable and faster internet. The fiscal court moved closer to that goal Thursday when members voted to negotiate contracts with two firms to install fiber optic cables....

 2021-09-18 05:00 

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The gold standard: Fundraiser set to help Gold Star Children...

PRINCETON — A recently christened nonprofit will be holding a fundraiser later this month to benefit a particular children's camp this October....

 2021-09-18 05:00 

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 2021-09-18 05:00 

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Kuttawa City Council eyes short-term rental ordinance...

Nearly a dozen Kuttawa residents turned up to hear an ordinance that establishes regulations on short-term rentals at the Sept. 13 meeting of the Kuttawa City Council....

 2021-09-18 05:00 

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Helm's Eagle Scout project makes environmental impact...

METROPOLIS, Ill. — For the last two years, Boy Scout Grant Helm knew what he was going to do for his Eagle Scout project....

 2021-09-18 05:00 

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REUNIONS...

Augusta Tilghman High School Class of 1955 reunion, 4 p.m Friday, Sept. 24, picnic and entertainment at Noble Park; 10:30 a.m. Saturday Sept, 25, tour of new Paducah Innovation Building, 2400 Washington St. Information: June Perryman Badgley 270-832-2604 ...

 2021-09-18 05:00 

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 2021-09-18 05:00 

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IN OUR SCHOOLS...

Central Elementary School SBDM — meeting, 4 p.m., Monday, CES conference room, Draffenville....

 2021-09-18 05:00 

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 2021-09-17 05:15 

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McCracken poised to reach 10K COVID cases this weekend...

With the way things are going as far as the number of new COVID-19 cases are concerned, McCracken County may surpass the 10,000 mark this weekend....

 2021-09-17 05:15 

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DOE site nickel potential long way off...

Turning the 10,000 tons of nickel stored at the U.S. Department of Energy's Paducah site into economic development opportunities could take a while, the Paducah Area Community Reuse Organization learned Wednesday....

 2021-09-17 05:15 

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Duckett has worked toward a career in welding...

Dustin Duckett is ready for a career in welding. Having taken four years of welding courses and working two jobs, all he has to do is graduate....

 2021-09-17 05:15 

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City: Registration underway for conference hosted by fire prevention...

The Paducah Fire Prevention Division plans to host the 9th Annual Combined Conference for Fire Service, Electrical, and Building Professionals next month, and registration is underway....

 2021-09-17 05:15 

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Paducah Symphony Orchestra concert season kicks off Saturday...

The full Paducah Symphony Orchestra will take the stage Saturday at The Carson Center for the first time since February 2020, as the symphony celebrates its opening night of the 2021-22 concert season....

 2021-09-17 05:15 

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Paducah chamber ready for D.C. Fly-In...

More than 40 local government, business and industry leaders are heading to the nation's capital as part of the Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce's annual federal advocacy effort, the D.C. Fly-In....

 2021-09-17 05:00 

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One Step at a Time raises autism awareness...

PACT of Princeton, or Parents of Autistic Children Together, is organizing an autism walk — One Step at a Time — on Saturday to help raise autism awareness and fundraise for families in need....

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