Western Kentucky

Contractor Hoping to Finish Bridge Demolition

LEDBETTER, Ky. (AP) - The contractor working to demolish the Old Ledbetter Bridge is hoping to complete the job by Dec. 1. Read More »

Paducah Approves Tax Rebate for Dippin' Dots

PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) - Novelty ice cream maker Dippin' Dots will get a one percent payroll tax rebate for some positions under a deal reached with the city of Paducah. Read More »

Fort Campbell Prepares for Return of Soldiers

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - Fort Campbell is preparing for the return of an artillery regiment that spent nine months in Afghanistan. Read More »

Ky. Man Says Gunman Burst Into Home, Killed Family

CADIZ, Ky. (AP) - A western Kentucky man whose family was gunned down says the shooter burst into their home and started firing. Read More »

Land Between Lakes Being Replanted With Daffodils

GOLDEN POND, Ky. (AP) - More than seven years after a construction project displaced daffodils at Land Between the Lakes, officials are asking the public to help bring them back. Read More »

Brookport Man Pleads Not Guilty After Ohio Highway Shooting

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) - An Illinois man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he kidnapped and killed a Kentucky woman who was found dead in a vehicle along a highway in southwest Ohio. Read More »

Four Dead in Kentucky Shooting

CADIZ, KY -- Kentucky State Police have released the names of those killed in the Trigg County shooting. Read More »

Paducah Man Arrested for Hotel Robbery Attempt

PADUCAH -- A Paducah man has been arrested for trying to rob a hotel. Read More »

KET: 133,000 Watched US Senate Debate

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - KET officials say the U.S. Senate debate was the highest rated PBS program in the nation on Monday. Read More »

ISP Asking for Tips in Missing Person Case

ULLIN -- State Police are searching for a missing woman and her suspected kidnapper. Read More »

Ebola Training Part of Fort Campbell Soldiers' Prep for Africa

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - Fort Campbell soldiers are being trained on how to avoid the Ebola virus during their upcoming deployment to Liberia. Read More »

Mid-Continent University Files for Bankruptcy

MAYFIELD, Ky. (AP) - Mid-Continent University in western Kentucky has filed for bankruptcy protection. Read More »

Western KY Family Killed in I-40 Pileup

WSIL -- A deadly interstate crash in Tennessee has killed a Kentucky family of four. Read More »

Old Ledbetter Bridge No More

WSIL -- The final span of the old Ledbetter Bridge near Paducah was demolished Wednesday morning. Read More »

Paducah Murder Suspect Turns Himself In

PADUCAH -- A western Kentucky man charged with murder has turned himself in to police. Read More »

Paducah Power GM Resigns

PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) - The general manager of Paducah Power System has resigned amid complaints from customers over high electric rates. Read More »

Understanding Net Neutrality

WSIL -- The way you use the Internet could go through some changes in the near future. It's an issue called Net Neutrailty. Read More »

Murray Woman Found Dead in South America

WSIL -- Family and friends are mourning the loss of a 22-year-old woman from Murray, Kentucky. Erica Hagan was teaching English in South America. This weekend, authorities found her dead in what they believe is a homicide. Read More »

Sports Commentary: Your Kid's Not a Pro

WSIL -- Sports Director Darren Kinnard believes parents are a major problem in youth sports today. Read More »

Racers Celebrate CIT Championship

MURRAY, KY -- The Murray State Racers won the CollegeInsider.com Tournament championship Thursday night with a 65-57 win over Yale. Read More »

SIU Baseball Rallies To Beat Murray State

CARBONDALE -- It was a soggy night for a baseball game, but that didn't slow down SIU or Murray State offensively. The Salukis won 10-9. Read More »

Murray State Earns Trip to CIT Championship

MURRAY, KY -- The Murray State Racers beat Pacific 98-75 in the semifinals of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament. The Racers will host Yale Thursday night for the title. Read More »

State Police Answer FAQ Concerning Illinois Conceal Carry

Illinois State Police has released a list of frequently asked questions concerning conceal carry law in Illinois. Read More »

Paducah Police Investigating Bank Robbery

PADUCAH-- Paducah Police are investigating a bank robbery at the First National Bank on Jefferson Street. Read More »

Paducah Plant Set to Close

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Energy has rejected a proposal that would have extended operations at the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant. Read More »

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