Union County, KY14news.com

Union Co. Water Rescue Chief arrested for theft of $28K

UNION CO., Ky. (WFIE) - Authorities are accusing a leader in Union County of stealing taxpayer money. Terry Green, who just turned 57 Sunday, was arrested late Monday morning. He was the Chief of the Union County Water Rescue, a volunteer agency that received funds from fiscal court. Over an...
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Morganfield (KY) Weather Channel

Sunbreak Tuesday — tackle it with these activities

(MORGANFIELD, KY) The forecast is calling for sun today in Morganfield. Here are three ideas for how to make the most of it, along with a four-day forecast. Have a picnic: With COVID-19 restrictions lingering around the country, this beloved pastime has taken on new relevance. Meeting a friend somewhere pretty with a basket of snacks and a blanket can be a spontaneous way to enjoy a sunny afternoon in a safer environment than indoors. Risk levels should always be taken into account along with advice from health authorities on gathering sizes.
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Paducah, KYwpsdlocal6.com

Paducah police: Multiple deadly shootings connected

PADUCAH — Two people have died and multiple people were injured as a result of six shootings in the Paducah and McCracken County area in less than two weeks. Paducah Police Chief Brian Laird confirmed four of those shootings are directly connected. It started with a shooting on June 5...
Calvert City, KYMarshall County Tribune-Courier

Calvert City plans to celebrate incorporation day July 2-4

Calvert City plans to celebrate its sesquicentennial on July 2-4. The 150 Calvert City is supported by the City of Calvert City, Calvert Area Development Association, and generous contributions of Calvert City residents, businesses, and organizations. “From a railroad depot to a nationally recognized city for industry, Calvert City has...
Harrisburg, ILThe Southern

Prep Baseball | Freeburg defeats Harrisburg at SIU

CARBONDALE — In winning 26 of their first 27 games and capturing a sectional title, the Harrisburg baseball team frequently buried opponents with big innings. It also stopped them with solid pitching and good defense. On Monday night, the Bulldogs appeared on track to earn a trip to the Class...
Paducah, KYKFVS12

Paducah home struck by gunfire Sunday night

PADUCAH, Ky. (KFVS) - Police are investigating after a home was struck by gunfire on Sunday night, June 13. Officers were called to multiple reports of shots fired in the Forest Hills neighborhood, in the area of Glenwood Drive, around 8:36 p.m. A home was struck by gunfire, but police...
Paducah, KYMurray Ledger & Times

Paducah police update search for Murray man accused of murder

PADUCAH — Paducah police gave additional information Monday related to the search for a Murray man who is facing a murder charge in connection to a fatal shooting last week. In a news release, Paducah Police Department Public Information Officer Robin Newberry said Khalil A. Griffin, 20, of Murray, remains the primary suspect in a shooting that occurred Thursday afternoon in the Forest Hills neighborhood of the city. Newberry also said that investigators believe Griffin is driving a white 2003 Nissan Altima with Illinois license plate AY7318.
Paducah, KYPaducah Sun

WKCTC to offer free training for businesses

Workforce Solutions at West Kentucky Community and Technical College is offering a free informational session to Kentucky businesses June 22 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. (CT). The session, Propel Kentucky 2021, is a virtual event with Workforce Solutions teams from the 16 colleges of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System, which includes WKCTC. The event will showcase the colleges’ customized training options for Kentucky businesses.
Carbondale, ILcarbondaletimes.com

Valiant effort:

CARBONDALE -- The Harrisburg High School Bulldogs played hard in the Monday evening Super Sectional in "Itchy" Jones Stadium at SIUC's Abe Martin Field, but ended their season with a 15-8 loss to Freeburg. • Visit dailyregister.com, find us on Facebook or purchase the newspaper for an updated game story.
Paducah, KYwpsdlocal6.com

Crews respond to overnight house fire in Paducah

PADUCAH– The Paducah Fire Department is reporting an overnight fire along Flora Avenue. Firefighters are currently working to put out remaining hot spots. The fire broke out at a home and spread to the house next to it. The fire department says the fire was accidental and the person in the home was able to make it out safely.
Saline County, ILseillinoisnews.com

2020 Parolees Recap: Who was paroled in Saline County?

There were 52 offenders released on parole during 2020 that live in Saline County, according to Illinois Department of Corrections data obtained by SE Illinois News. The data shows 38 men and 14 women were released in Saline County. The median age of the parolees was 36. The youngest parolee was a 22-year-old man convicted of a property crime in 2020, and the oldest was a 62-year-old man convicted of a crime involving drugs in 2012.
Paducah, KYwpsdlocal6.com

Paducah Power rates to increase starting July 1

PADUCAH — A heads up for Paducah Power System customers: Your bill is going up starting July 1. The Paducah Power board voted Monday to increase residential rates by up to 3.4%. That means if your average bill is about $120 a month, starting next month, it will increase by...