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Hopkinsville Rotary Ahead After Two Nights


The Hopkinsville Rotary Club's 64th Annual Fundraising Auction is continuing to run more than 23-thousand dollars ahead of last year after the first two nights ...Read More

Trigg Eighth Graders Fill Bus For Helping Hands


The Trigg County Helping Hands Food Bank is stocked once again thanks to the efforts of the eighth grade class at Trigg County Middle School who mounted a community effort to fill a school bus with more than four-thousand food items ...Read More

Jennie Stuart Unveils 100th Anniversary Celebration Plans


Jennie Stuart Medical Center will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the hospital's opening with a number of events Tuesday, July 1st ...Read More

Apartment Fire In Hopkinsville


The Hopkinsville Fire Department responded to an apartment fire at 500 North Elm early Tuesday afternoon ...Read More

First Lady Visits Fort Campbell To Promote Veterans Jobs


The First and Second Ladies were the top guests at Fort Campbell's Veterans Job Summit Wednesday where more than 1200 soldiers and veterans got the chance to meet with perspective employers and learn about a brand new tool to help find jobs ...Read More

Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentence In Caldwell County Trial


The U.S. Supreme Court says there will be no new sentencing hearing for a man who confessed to kidnapping, raping and killing a 16-year-old girl in Muhlenberg County ...Read More

Citizens' Police Academy Graduates 13th Annual Class


The Hopkinsville Police Department has announced the recent graduation of its 13th Annual Citizens' Police Academy ...Read More

Decision 2014 Primary Election Forum Thursday April 24th


The WKDZ-WHVO News Edge and The Cadiz Record will give Cadiz and Trigg County residents a chance to learn more about candidates in contested races for County Clerk, Jailer, Property Valuation Administrator and Sheriff ...Read More

Trigg Primary Class Receives Cash For Classroom


An I-Pod for their classroom is among the items that the Trigg County Primary School Kindergarten class of Annetta Visingardi Vicky Fourshee will use their Cash For The Classroom donation to purchase ...Read More

Cadiz-Trigg County Panning Commission Approves Cadiz Pharmacy Variance


The Cadiz-Trigg County Planning Commission is accepting a stormwater variance change on the new Cadiz Pharmacy property on Lakota Drive ...Read More

Workman To Chair Hopkinsville Surface And Stormwater Utility Board


Former Vice-Chairwoman Kelly Workman will replace the late Don Langhi as Chair of the Hopkinsville Surface and Stormwater Utility Board of Directors ...Read More

Commissioner James Comer In Hopkinsville Wednesday


Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer is in Hopkinsville to speak during the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce's quarterly meeting at the Bruce Convention Center ...ReadMore

Hopkinsville Fire Chief Freddie Montgomer Appears On HIP



Hopkinsville's new Fire Chief, Freddie Montgomery says he is looking forward to his years as the Chief ...Read More

Animal Shelter To Hold Spay-ghetti Dinner


The Christian County Animal Shelter will be holding a new fundraiser this year to help raise money for their "Get'er Done" program ...Read More

RSVP Aids Seniors With Medicare Issues


Retired and Senior Volunteer Program Director Terrye Doyle told the Cadiz Rotary Club Tuesday giving time and talent back to the community is their mission ...Read More

Princeton Rd Motorcycle Accident


A two vehicle accident involving a motorcycle in the 3100 Block of Princeton Road Tuesday morning injured one person ...Read More

Hopkinsville Man Charged With Child Abuse


A Hopkinsville man has been arrested on charges of alleged child abuse ...Read More

Christian Fiscal Court Hears From Lacy Community


Christian Fiscal Court heard from several members of the Lacy community Tuesday morning including a State Senator and one of their own magistrates in support of Lacy Elementary School ...Read More

Christian County Health Department Makes Gains and Prepares for Accreditation


Slight gains in the area of health statistics and a looming accreditation visit were items on Monday's meeting of the Christian County Board of Health ...Read More

Local Student-Athletes Win Rotary Claiborne Award


Meanwhile, Hopkinsville Rotarian John Shrecker introduced high school football coaches Steve Lovelace of Christian County and Mark Clark of Hopkinsville to present the Jerry Claiborne Award to a an outstanding football player from each school ...Read More

Hopkinsville Rotary Auction Off To A Good Start


The Hopkinsville Rotary Auction is running well ahead of 2013 thanks to a great start for the Hour Club and Goat Club, formerly known as the Century Club ...Read More

Trigg Magistrates Approve EDC Merger


Trigg County Fiscal Court is standing behind the merger between the Cadiz-Trigg County Economic Development Commission and Southwest Kentucky Economic Development Council ...Read More

Christian County Schools Kindergarten Registration


Christian County Public Schools has set the dates for preschool and kindergarten screenings ...Read More

Dr Fired After Inmate Starved Himself To Death


An investigation into the starving death of an inmate at the Kentucky State Penitentiary continues at the Kentucky General's Office ...Read More

Motorcycle Accident on Kings Chapel Road


One man has been taken to the hospital following a truck vs motorcycle accident in Trigg County....Read More

Transportation Cabinets Spends 68 Million On Winter Weather


Arctic winds and polar vortex temperatures had quite an effect on the Transportation Cabinet this year causing the department to spend substantially more than usual to keep roadways clear ...Read More

Hopkinsville Rotary Auction Kickoff Luncheon


The 46th Annual Hopkinsville Rotary Auction week is officially underway following the kick-off luncheon at the Bruce Convention Center...Read More

HCC President On New Allied Health Building


Dr. Jay Allen, President of the Hopkinsville Community College, says he is pleased that the Kentucky General Assembly approved the final funding for the new Allied Health Building at the Community College ...Read More

Caledonia Road Truck Fire Sunday Afternoon


A fire that began in the bed of a pick-up truck on Highway 272 resulted in a total loss for the truck and the garden tiller in the truck bed ...Read More

Four-Year Old Accident Victim Identified


Although Hopkinsville Police are not yet releasing the name of a four-year old child that died after a window fell on him at his home Saturday evening, an obituary has been released from Lamb Funeral Home ...Read More

KY Chief Justice John Minton Speaks On Patriots Day


Kentucky Supreme Court Chief Justice John Minton says we owe a debt of gratitude to patriots such as Miles Hollowell for their service to our country ...Read More

KSP Arrests Man Following Pursuit


Kentucky State Police say a man is facing multiple charges after a high speed pursuit through southern Todd and Christian Counties ...Read More

Four-year Old Dies In Accident


Hopkinsville Police are not yet releasing the name of a four-year old child that died after a window fell on him at his home Saturday evening ...Read More

Larry Jones Seriously Injured In Training Accident


Well-known horse trainer and Christian County native Larry Jones is recovering from serious injuries in the intensive care unit at a Delaware Hospital after he was thrown from a horse Saturday morning at Deleware Park ...Read More

General Assembly Legislation


The 2014 session of the Kentucky General Assembly wrapped up last week and while the News Edge has followed several bills including the budget, road plan, and juvenile justice, there have been a miriad of bills passed that will soon be law ...Read More

Check Presentation To Trigg Rescue


A local family thanked Trigg County Rescue with a donation Friday night for all that they do for the community ...Read More

Cadiz Rotary Auction Surpasses $300,000


The 2014 Cadiz Rotary Radio Auction ended the week on a big note, as this year's auction activities raised more than $300,000 for local seniors and students ...Read More

HWEA Recognized For High Standards


The Hopkinsville Water Environment Authority has been awarded the highest water treatment award for its water quality and purity ...Read More

First Lady Coming To Fort Campbell


Next week's Veterans Jobs Summit and Career Forum at Fort Campbell will apparently have some important guests ...Read More

Trigg SAR Patriots Day Celebration


A group of Trigg Countians will celebrate Patriots' Day Saturday by marking the grave of a local man who fought in the Revolutionary War ...Read More
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Cauley-Stein Announces Return For Junior Season


The first official declaration of future plans from a Kentucky Wildcat came Monday afternoon, and it is good news for Big Blue Nation.
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McConnell To Stop At Trigg County Hospital


U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell will be making a stop in Trigg County Tuesday.
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Freeze Watch In Effect


It appears that Old Man Winter may have one more round of cold weather in store for us.
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Rotary Auction Kickoff Breakfast


The 47th annual Cadiz Rotary Radio Auction is off to a great start, with more than $30,000 raised during the W. J. Hopson Kickoff Breakfast Monday morning at the Lake Barkley State Park Convention Center.
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TVA Building Natural Gas Power Plant


The Tennessee Valley Authority continues to update their infrastructure, with construction set to begin soon on a new natural gas fired power plant.
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Fire Marshall Investigating Monday Morning Fire


The State Fire Marshall's office is investigating a fire early Monday morning that destroyed a residence on Antioch Church Road.
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Cadiz Rotary Radio Auction Getting Underway


The annual Cadiz Rotary Club Radio Auction kicks off Monday night at the Cadiz Baptist Church Annex.
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Final Two Days Of 2014 General Assembly Session


Kentucky lawmakers head back to Frankfort Monday for the final two days of the 2014 regular legislation session of the Kentucky General Assembly.
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Pedestrian Killed In Madisonville Crash


State Police are investigating a two vehicle accident in Madisonville that claimed the life of a pedestrian.
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