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Dollar Tree Buying Family Dollar

A discount store chain which operates one location in Hopkinsville has announced plans to purchase a rival company, which operates two locations in Hopkinsville ...Read More

Whitfield Addresses Ethics Investigation

Monday afternoon Congressman Ed Whitfield addressed allegations brought forth recently about an ethics complaint being investigated by the House Ethics Committee ...Read More

Trigg Fiscal Court To Bid Project Again

The Trigg County Fiscal Court will have to re-bid a project for renovations at the Trigg County Transportation Museum ...Read More

HCC Board Chair Passes Away

A long time community servant and Hopkinsville Community College Board Chairperson, Bettie Sue Wallace passed away late Sunday night ...Read More

Penitentiary Placed On Lockdown

The Kentucky State Penitentiary has reportedly been on lockdown status after assaults on five correctional officers ...Read More


Cundiff Appointed To Advisory Council

A Trigg County resident is among those recently appointed to serve by Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear ...Read More

Princeton Man Sentenced For Child Porn In Pennsylvania

A Caldwell County man has been sentenced to prison time in Pennsylvania on charges of Distribution and Possession of Child Pornography and Criminal Use of a Communication Facility ...Read More

Governor To Be At Todd County Ribbon Cutting

Governor Steve Beshear, along with other state and local officials, are among those scheduled to be on hand for an economic development announcement Tuesday afternoon in Todd County ...Read More

Benton Man Charged With Growing Marijuana

A Marshall County man is facing marijuana charges following his arrest Sunday ...Read More

Job Skills Training For Youth

Youth Workforce Connections is an occupational skills training program designed to help youth ages 16 to 21 ...Read More

Noffsinger Stepping Down From Hoptown Hoppers

The Hoptown Hoppers will be searching for a new General Manager next season after Finney Noffsinger announced recently that she would stepping down at the end of the season ...Read More

Christmas Morning Miracle Car Show

Car, truck, and motorcycle enthusiast around the region helped one local charity raise funds this weekend to give area kids a Christmas Morning Miracle ...Read More

Dry Conditions Across Western Kentucky

To say parts of Western Kentucky could use some rainfaill might be a bit of an understatement, as rainfall totals across much of the region have almost "dried" up since the middle of June ...Read More
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Winners Announced In City Photo Contest

Hopkinsville officials are announcing the winners in the Hopkinsville CityScapes photo contest ...Read More

Princeton Police Investigate Baldwin Avenue Burglary

Princeton Police are investigating the theft of several items that occurred sometime over the past several weeks ...Read More

Howie Proud Of Hopkinsville Police Department

Hopkinsville Police Chief Guy Howie announced last week that he would be retiring soon but he says he's excited to see where the Department will go in the future ...Read More

Custom Coolers Coming To Todd County

Todd County will welcome a new industry this week that has decided to relocate to be near one of its suppliers ...Read More

Cadiz Woman Charged After Falling From Vehicle

Cadiz Police are investigating a Sunday afternoon incident that was initially reported as a pedestrian accident, but later turned out to be someone allegedly falling out of a vehicle ...Read More

Cadiz Man Charged In Lawnmower Theft

Cadiz Police say a local man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly stole a riding lawnmower and then attempted to sell the mower Thursday ...Read More

Brice Long Back to Back Concert A Success

Organizers say a record number of sponsors helped make the 2014 Back to Back concert Saturday night at the Bruce Convention Center a huge success ...Read More

Kentucky's Western Waterland Faces Funding Cut

With state funding of tourism dollars now non-existent, Kentucky's Western Waterland is narrowing its mission in order to give its members more bang for their buck....Read More

Hal Heiner Rallies Christian County Republicans

Republican candidate for Governor, Hal Heiner is encouraging Christian County Republicans to work hard on local and statewide elections in order to build momentum for upcoming national races....Read More

Hopkinsville Juvenile Injured In Parkway Wreck

The son of a Hopkinsville man was injured in a two vehicle wreck Saturday on the Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway, near Nortonville, in Hopkins County....Read More

12th Annual Lexi Sabatino Poker Run

Two families will have more than $15,000 each to care for the needs of their special children following the 2014 Hopkinsville Eagles Club Poker Run....Read More

Transportation Advisory Committee To Hold First Meeting

The first ever meeting of a local transportation committee is set for this week.

Conway Scheduled For Democratic Ribbon Cutting

A Democratic candidate for Governor will be making a stop in Hopkinsville this week.

Jurors Appear Before Judge Atkins

A shortage of jurors over the last few months led Christian Circuit Judge John Atkins to summon more than 400 people to court Friday to answer for ignoring jury summonses ...Read More

RSVP Announces New Director

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program has a new coordinator ...Read More

Whitfield Subject Of Ethics Inquiry

First District Congressmen Ed Whitfield is the target of an investigation being conducted by the House Ethics Committee ...Read More

Hopkinsville Man Charged After Head On Collision

Two people were transported following a two vehicle accident early Saturday morning on Fort Campbell Boulevard.

Two Men Charged With Sexual Abuse

The Christian County Grand Jury indicted two local men Friday for sex crimes with children under the age of 12...Read More

Hendricks Announces Business Friendly Plan

One of Hopkinsville's mayoral candidates released his plan this week to make the city more attractive to business ...Read More

Kids Blitz Health Fair At TCMS

Trigg County Hospital is getting into the back-to-school spirit with a free Kids Blitz Health Fair on Saturday, from 9:00 am until noon in the Trigg County Middle School Gym ...Read More

Eagles Poker Run Saturday

The 12th Annual Lexi Sabatino Poker Run is Saturday, and two local girls will benefit from the money it raises ...Read More

Back2Back Is Back

We're nearing the end of summer, and that means it's time for the annual Brice Long and Friends Concert ...Read More

Noel Files For Cadiz City Council

A long time Cadiz City Council member is seeking another term in office ...Read More

Additional Details From Wednesday Bank Robbery

Reports released later this week from Hopkinsville Police reveal more information about the bank robbery and home invasion Wednesday ...Read More

Time Warner And SEC Network

Negotiations have finally settled between a major cable provider and a network many locals are clambering for ...Read More

Princeton Police Investigating Downtown Burglary

Princeton Police are investigating the report of a burglary at a downtown business ...Read More

HPD Hosting Christmas Miracle Car Show

The Hopkinsville Police Department is hoping for a large turnout for the second annual Christmas Morning Miracle Car Show Saturday in the Bradford Square Mall parking lot ...Read More

Chamber Fort Campbell Letter Campaign Off To A Good Start

Christian County Chamber Military Affairs Director Kensley Marcus says the community is responding well to the campaign to prevent the potential loss of troops at Fort Campbell ...Read More

Clarksville Man Injured In Crash Involving Mowing Tractor

A Clarksville man was injured Thursday afternoon in a crash involving a tractor mowing on the Pennyrile Parkway ...Read More

Teenager Killed In Marshall County Crash

One teenager is dead and three others injured following an early morning crash Friday in Marshall County ...Read More

School Board Updated On Pembroke Elementary Project

Work continues to move forward on the expansion project at Pembroke Elementary School ...Read More

Trigg County Schools Will Start On Schedule

Contrary to rumors and concerns that construction at the Trigg County Primary and Intermediate Schools will delay the start of school, the head contractor and project architect told school board members Thursday night that classes will start as scheduled on August 6 ...Read More

Annual Trigg Farm Tour A Success

More than 260 farmers and community members are more knowledgeable about agriculture following the fifth annual Trigg County Farm Tour Thursday ...Read More

Trigg Tourism Revenue Picking Up

With new chairman Ricky Turner at the helm, the Trigg County Tourist Commission finds itself in a good financial position ...Read More

Soldier Wanted For Desertion Arrested In Tennessee

A Fort Campbell soldier who was listed by the Army as their third most wanted fugitive is now in custody ...Read More

Recusal Motion Denied In New Life Massage Parlor Murders

Christian Circuit Judge John Atkins has denied a motion for him to recuse himself in the case involving the New Life Massage Parlor murders....Read More

Howie Retiring As Hopkinsville Police Chief

The search for a new Police Chief for the city of Hopkinsville will soon get underway ...Read More

Unemployment Rates Fall In June

The unemployment rates for both Christian County and Trigg County saw a decrease in June ...Read More

Fort Campbell Brigades To Deploy

Two brigades of the 101st Airborne Division at Fort Campbell are slated to deploy to Afghanistan this Fall ...Read More

Florida Man Injured In Rollover Accident On I-24

A Florida man was flown to a Nashville hospital following a single vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon in Trigg County.

Hopkins County Organization Recognized

A Hopkins County organization is among 14 groups and individuals across the state being honored for their volunteer and service contributions.

Governor At Logan County Groundbreaking

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear is set to be in Logan County Wednesday afternoon for a significant economic development event.

Inmate Walks Away From Christian County Work Detail

Law enforcement officials are on the lookout for an inmate who walked away from a work release detail in Christian County.

Texas Man Injured In Motorcycle Accident On Interstate 24

A Texas man was flown to an Evansville hospital following an accident Saturday involving two motorcycles on Interstate 24 in Lyon County.

Second Round Of Cable Barrier Installation

State transportation officials say a project to install median cable barriers along a section of Interstate 24 in Christian County will ramp up starting Monday.

VIDEO - 2014 WKDZ Country Showdown

Click here to check out the performances of the ten finalists at this year's WKDZ Country Showdown.                     

Election Edge: Primary Night In Kentucky - RECAP

Voter turnout was described as light, at best, across the state of Kentucky Tuesday, as voters cast their ballots in the May Primary Election.