PHOTOS – 2024 Boys’ All-Fifth District Basketball Team
LYON COUNTY – Lukas Breedlove, Bray Kirk, Brady Shoulders, Travis Perry, and Jack Reddick. CRITTENDEN COUNTY – Travis Champion and Bryson Walker.
PHOTOS – Lyon County 5 Henderson County 0 (Scrimmage)
The Lyon County Lyons blanked Henderson County over a nine-inning scrimmage Saturday afternoon in Eddyville. Meanwhile, a three-run sixth inning helped the Lyons claim a 5-0 victory in the preseason contest at Jim Boyd Field. Check out some of the action from the scrimmage in this large YSE photo gallery.
Memphis man arrested at Benton convienence store
A Memphis man was arrested Friday in Benton after a deputy saw him slumped over the wheel of a vehicle parked at a Benton convenience store. The deputy determined that 38-year-old Bradley Pilcher was under the influence and had open alcoholic beverages in the vehicle. Pilcher was charged with operating...
KYTC to close KY 135 in Livingston for bridge construction
As a reminder, a contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) plans an extended closure of KY 135, or Carrsville Road, in Livingston County starting Monday, March 4, 2024. According to a news release, the road will be closed near mile point 3 near the Hampton community to allow construction...
Paducah named Kentucky's most charming small town by Reader's Digest
Reader's Digest has released its list of most charming small town in all 50 states and Paducah is the choice for Kentucky. According to the report, Paducah’s waterfront downtown, with "tree-lined brick streets and 19th-century architecture, is bustling with art galleries, antique stores, performance spaces and locally owned cafes" made it Kentucky's choice.
PHOTOS – Lady Lyons Celebrate District Title
All of Lyon County’s girls’ basketball team was in elementary school the last time the school won a district championship so to say they were overdue for a celebration was an understatement. Here are some shots of the Lady Lyons celebrating the title in the YSE gallery.
AM Weather: Saturday, March 2nd
Mild day today and even warmer tomorrow and Monday. Rain chances also return Monday night and last through most of the week.
PHOTOS – Lyon County Celebrates 6th Straight District Title
Lyon County won an unprecedented sixth straight boys’ 5th District basketball title on Friday with a 100-50 win over Trigg County. Here is a gallery of shots of the postgame celebration.
VIDEO – Lexi Holland Breaks Down Lady Lyon District Title Win
Lexi Holland scored nine points to help the Lyon County Lady Lyons beat Crittenden County 77-74 for the 5th District title. The Lady Lyon senior credited the team’s defense and in this YSE interview, says the same defensive effort needs to show up at the region tournament that begins Monday at Trigg County.
Lyons Blitz Trigg For Sixth Straight District Crown
Any chance of Lyon County getting caught looking past Trigg County and on to next week’s region tournament disappeared quicker than Taylor Swift concert tickets. A 19-2 run swelled into a 33-12 first quarter lead and a 100-50 Lyon County win. The district title is Lyon County’s sixth straight and 24th overall.
PHOTOS – Maroons Celebrate Another District Title
Madisonville-North Hopkins added another district championship trophy to its collection Friday night. The Maroons have now won 15 straight 7th District championships after turning back Caldwell County 55-46 at Maroon Gym. See the Maroons celebrate in this YSE photo gallery.
PHOTOS – Madisonville 55 Caldwell County 46
Madisonville-North Hopkins ran its 7th District championship string to 15 Friday night with a 55-46 win over Caldwell County. The last time the Maroons failed to walk off with the big trophy was 2009. Both the Maroons and the Tigers will represent the 7th District next week in the 2nd...
Upgrades and repairs at Benton Court Square impacts traffic starting Monday, Mar. 11
MARSHALL COUNTY, KY — The court square in Benton, Kentucky, will see some changes in the coming weeks. A contractor with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to upgrade an ADA-compliant wheelchair ramp at the courthouse and repair drainage damage of a nearby inlet box. The contractor anticipates the work...
Paducah Parks & Rec Offices Move to Newly Renovated Robert Cherry Civic Center: Reservations Open March 4
The Paducah Parks & Recreation Department's administrative offices have moved to the Robert Cherry Civic Center at 2701 Park Avenue. Operations will start on Monday, March 4, 2024. The previous location was 1400 H.C. Mathis Drive. The new location, near Noble Park, has accessible parking and is centrally located. The public can register for parks events and make reservations at the Civic Center.
Sidewalk and drainage work scheduled in downtown Benton
Sidewalk and drainage work are scheduled to take place in downtown Benton beginning Monday, March 11. Some parking spaces and a shoulder will be closed for the work near the intersection of Main Street and West 12th Street at the southwest edge of the courthouse. Transportation officials plan to upgrade...
Paducah's 60th Dogwood Trail: A Celebration of Local Legacy and Community Participation
The Paducah Civic Beautification Board (CBB) plans to host the 60th annual Dogwood Trail this spring. The 8-mile trail is marked with reflective signs and guides users through various neighborhoods. It features a range of trees and gardens.
Man arrested after jumping in front of cars on highway
CRITTENDEN COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - The Crittenden County Sheriff arrested a man Sunday evening after he was reportedly jumping in front of cars traveling on the highway. According to the sheriff’s office, on February 25 at 5:06 p.m., dispatch received multiple 911 calls about a male subject jumping in front of vehicles on U.S. Hwy 60 East causing a traffic hazard.
Madisonville, March 01 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Caldwell County High School basketball team will have a game with Madisonville North Hopkins High School on March 01, 2024, 18:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Workmanlike Lyons Breeze Into District Title Game
Lyon County showed up to Jason White Gymnasium on Tuesday with its lunch pail and hard hats and produced a business-like 88-44 win over Crittenden County in the 5th District Tournament semifinals. Already the first team in district history to win five straight titles, the Lyons will gun for number...
Man wanted in three counties apprehended
A man wanted on a warrant and two criminal summons was arrested Tuesday in Crittenden County. The Crittenden County Sheriff's Department said 52-year-old Robert Wilson was picked up on a Caldwell County warrant and criminal summons in both Graves and Crttienden County. He was taken to the Caldwell County Jail.