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Paducah man faces drug charges after traffic stop

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (KBSI) – A Paducah man faces several charges after a traffic stop turned into to a drug arrest. Scott D. Shirley, 33 of Paducah faces charges of no registration receipt, no registration plate, failure to maintain insurance, failure to produce insurance card, possession of drug paraphernalia, prescription of controlled substance not in proper container, possession of controlled substance 1st degree (Hydrocodone) and possession of marijuana.
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6 Paducah residents arrested after crystal meth found in home

PADUCAH, Ky. (KBSI) – Six people from Paducah face charges after the McCracken County Sheriff’s detectives found crystal methamphetamine. Michael W. Stewart, 50, of Virgie Street in Paducah faces charges of possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. Dandre Porter, 49, of North 6th Street in Paducah...
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Man accused of shooting two people in Paducah

A woman from Williamson County lost $35,000 in a phone scam. Broadway business owners concerned over community center. Business owners in Cape Girardeau are raising concerns involving the community center. Herrin School District adds school resource officer. Updated: 11 hours ago. |. Herrin School District adds school resource officer. House...
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McCracken County student faces charge after threats on school bus

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (KBSI) – A juvenile faces a charge of terroristic threatening 2nd degree after he made threats to bring a knife and gun to school, according to McCracken County Sheriff Ryan Norman. McCracken County Schools contacted the McCracken County Sheriff’s Office a student’s behavior on a school...
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Incidents at McCracken County schools being investigated

Two incidents at schools in McCracken County are under investigation by the McCracken County Sheriff's Office. On Wednesday morning a man described as behaving suspiciously tried to get in the main doors at Lone Oak Intermediate School. Staff recognized the man as a former student. The man allegedly claimed to be seeking employment and wanted to meet with former teachers. The school staff called 911 and the man left before police arrived.
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River City Mission hosts yard sale to fund homeless shelter

PADUCAH — River City Mission, a faith-based organization, is all about giving shelter to the homeless and food to the hungry. But that mission costs money. In an effort help cover those costs, RCM is hosting its summer yard sale for the 15th year in a row. The organization...
PADUCAH, KY
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KSP MURDER INVESTIGATION IN LOGAN COUNTY, KENTUCKY

Olmsted, KY - The Kentucky State Police is reporting that on Saturday, August 13th just before 3:30 AM, KSP Post 3 was requested by the Logan County Sheriff’s Office to conduct a death investigation in the Olmsted community. Logan County deputies responded to the 600 Block of Kenny Straton...
LOGAN COUNTY, KY
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City, county leaders reach agreement on sports complex

Meetings between Paducah Mayor George Bray and McCracken County Judge Executive Craig Clymer have finally produced an agreement on the Greenway Sports Complex. A Thursday meeting put the finishing touches on the agreement that outlines the responsibilities of the fiscal court, city commission, and the sports commission in the $42 million project.
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Top 10 Players of Gridiron Glory: #2 Jutarious Starks

PADUCAH, KY -- Area coaches voted Mayfield running back Jutarious Starks as the #2 ranked player heading into the 2022 high school football season. Here are what some coaches had to say about Starks:. Graves County's Nick Kemp: "He is a bruiser running back, will put it between the tackles...
PADUCAH, KY
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Paducah Police investigate report of shots fired near Davis Avenue

Paducah Police investigated a report of shots fired on Tuesday evening. Police said they responded to the 1000 block area of Davis Avenue after witnesses reported hearing a single gunshot and people talking in a wooded area near the end of Oak Street. A search of the wooded area did...
PADUCAH, KY
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Man arrested after chase in Ballard County, Ky.

BALLARD COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - A LaCenter man accused of driving at a high-rate of speed and endangering others on a Kevil road was arrested Wednesday night, August 18. According to the Ballard County Sheriff’s Department, a deputy attempted to stop Joe Ed Scott around 8:45 p.m. after observing him allegedly driving at a high-rate of speed.
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LaCenter man arrested after pursuit

A pursuit in Ballard County ended with the arrest of a LaCenter man Wednesday night. The Ballard County Sheriff's Office said a deputy saw a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed in Kevil. The driver, 62-year-old Joe Ed Scott of LaCenter, reportedly began passing other vehicles when the deputy attempted to stop him.
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Industrial incident leaves one dead in Calvert City

An industrial incident in Calvert City that claimed one man's life is under investigation. The incident happened at CC Metals & Alloys on Tuesday morning. Calvert City Police and Fire Department were called to a report of a man down at the facility. They arrived to find 53-year-old Eric Osborne...
CALVERT CITY, KY
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WKCTC offering 12-week online classes

West Kentucky Community and Technical College is offering 12-week classes beginning in September, aimed at helping students get a jump start on the spring semester. The online classes begin on September 12 and meet Tuesday evenings, with the goal of helping students save time and money. The F.A.S.T. Track Evening...
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Lions Blank McCracken Co. 21-0 in Jamboree Action

The Dresden Lions were looking pretty good Friday night as they shut down the McCracken County Mustangs from Kentucky 21-0 in two 10-minute quarters of jamboree action at Henry County High School. Closing out the night’s series of games, the Lions scored once in the first quarter and then scored...
DRESDEN, TN
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Kuttawa's Broadbent country ham takes 14th grand champion at State Fair

On Thursday at the Kentucky State Fair, the owners of Broadbent B&B Foods in Kuttawa once again took the title of grand champion country ham. The 15-pound ham earned the 14th grand championship for the Drennan family, and 21st overall in Broadbent Farms' century-long history. Ronny Drennan said a last-second...
KUTTAWA, KY
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