Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Boil Water Advisory Lifted

The Muhlenberg County Water District #1 has issued a boil water advisory, starting Friday, August 16, 2019 at 12:00 a.m. until further notice. The areas affected will be starting at the address 5465 Paradise Road going north...

Boil Water Advisory

The Muhlenberg County Water District #1 has issued a boil water advisory, beginning Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. until further notice. The areas affected are starting at the intersection of US Highway 431 and State...

WK Parkway study underway for I-569 shield

A stakeholders meeting with representatives from Muhlenberg, Hopkins and Ohio counties was held Monday at the offices of Muhlenberg Alliance for Progress on the possible upgrade of the Western Kentucky Parkway to federal interstate standards.

Run for the Fallen Sept. 7-8; runner trains in Muhlenberg

Chris Conley served several deployments in the War on Terror and understands what it is like to share the worst of times with others. Once he retired from the Army, Conley swore he was never running for...

Burglary Arrest

On Monday night, August 12th, Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Office responded to a call on Beechcreek Browder Rd, after a resident returned home and found a male suspect inside his residence armed with a weapon. An investigation was conducted of...

Students return to classes in county

ABOVE LEFT - Bremen Elementary School students Aiden Randolph, Aubri Hinton, Sydney Eubanks, Samuel O’Neal, Reese Willis, Layla Gardner, and Jude Gardner pose for a picture in front of the school’s bulletin board.

Muhlenberg County’s annual Books ‘n Cream

Left Photo: Adalynn Nance (left) and Isabella Munday enjoy scooping up some “ice cream” in the Books ’n Cream playroom. Right photo: Madelyn Alverson enjoys reading in a book boat at Muhlenberg County’s annual...

Pet of the Week, Ember

Hi, my name is Ember, and I am a super sweet and well-behaved two-year-old Rhodesian Ridgeback mix. I enjoy the little things in life, like nice rubs behind my ears. I’m smart, if I do say so...

Coal severance funds to be released in county

Gov. Matt Bevin last week announced that more than $15 million in excess coal severance tax revenue will be allocated to 49 counties and 122 municipalities that qualify to receive funds from the Local Government Economic Assistance...

County plays gracious, generous host to RUX leadership program

In many ways, it felt like Kentucky descended upon Muhlenberg County this past weekend. I do not typically write frontpage pieces in the first person,but considering the community- intensive, immersion of the Kentucky...
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Joe Mac Howard

RUSSELLVILLE - Joe Mac Howard, 86, of Russellville died Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at 6:08 p.m. at his residence. Born December 27, 1932, in Muhlenberg County he was a retired coal miner and member of Miller Town...

Daniel Ray Taylor

CENTRAL CITY - Daniel Ray Taylor, 68, of Central City, went to be with the Lord on Monday, August 19, 2019, at 7:07 p.m. at Continue Care at Baptist Health in Madisonville. Born August 2, 1951, in...

Linda Faye Embry

CENTRAL CITY - Linda Faye Embry, 67, of Central City, died Sunday, August 18, 2019, at 8:47 p.m. at her home. Born September 10, 1951, in Muhlenberg County. She worked at Muhlenberg North Middle School, and was...

Boil Water Advisory

Burglary Arrest