Thursday, November 15, 2018

Hazardous Weather Outlook

The National Weather Service in Paducah reports that there is a hazardous weather outlook for portions of southern Illinois, Southwest Indiana, Western Kentucky and Southeast Missouri. Tonight: Travelers should be watchful for the development of any black ice on roadways...

King, Van Hooser announce Dec. 31 retirements

A pair of influential municipal public servants have announced they will retire from serving the citizens of Greenville and Central City come Dec. 31. Greenville City Administrator Ben Van Hooser and Central City Fire Chief Ricky King each announced...

Weekend Successes Shared Across the County

Brayden Morris and his grandmother Nancy Morris were among the Sunday shoppers at the Christmas Open House Weekend at area merchants. Amy Bryant, with 'Homestretch' shops in both Central City and Greenville says, "We set a goal for both stores,...

Pathway of Hope’s Big Announcement

Pathway of Hope announced to the record crowd at Friday nights' annual fundraising banquet they are now able to provide ultrasounds to their clients. Director Dianna Anderson recapped Pathway's year of helping clients in the area and shared with the...

Longest First Graders Visit Leader News & Paragon Printing

Fun times at Leader News with Longest's First Grade Students.  

Historic election over: Armour prevails

The long local election season came to an end Tuesday evening, with some races ending in not so much of a surprise, while others were stunningly close. Democrat Curtis McGehee was the overwhelming winner in the Muhlenberg Judge-Executive race with...

‘WAR BONDS’ WWII Musical Friday

WAR BONDS: The Songs and Letters of World War II -- a musical journey through a war that redefined the world -- will be presented Friday at Felix E. Martin Jr. Hall at the West Campus of Muhlenberg County...

Pollock credits Army with desire to serve his community

A.D. Pollock of Greenville believes his 27 years as an officer in the U.S. Army filled his heart with a desire to serve his community. In fact, he is certain the skills he gained in that military career prepared...

Michael Calvin Whitaker

CENTRAL CITY - Michael Calvin Whitaker, 60, of Central City, died Monday, November 5, 2018, at 7:30 p.m. at Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Mr. Whitaker was born February 3, 1958, in Muhlenberg County. He was a logger. He is...
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James Franklin ‘Frankie’ Sparks

GRAHAM — James Franklin ‘Frankie’ Sparks, 89, of Graham passed away on Monday evening November 12, at 11:36 p.m. at home with his family. He was born on July 19, 1929 the son of Everette Sparks and Lois Wright...

Doyle Marrion Latham

GREENVILLE — Doyle Marrion Latham, 80, of Greenville passed away on Tuesday morning November 13, at 1 a.m. at Concordia Maple Home in Greenville, KY. He was born on March 12, 1938 in Muhlenberg County the son of Vernon...

Ruby Smith Rickard

CENTRAL CITY - Ruby Smith Rickard, 86, of Central City, died Monday, November 12, at 4:41 a.m. at her home in Central City. Mrs. Rickard was born October 16, 1932, in Wood, North Carolina. She lived as a Christian...