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An artisanal and gastronomic festival in Mexico will feature Paducah culture and cuisine.

Nathan Torian

A memorial to recognize local sacrifices made in the effort to end the Global War on Terrorism will be placed in Paducah.

Smallbones, Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons

Update: Local authorities and the Kentucky HazMat #1 Response Team have determined that the mysterious white substance that appeared Thursday on the Whitehaven property in Paducah was starch.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

The City of Paducah's Human Rights Commission should still be considered the 'first stop' for all complaints of discrimination, under the new ordinance, said Mayor Brandi Harless. 

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

The Paducah Board of Commissioners introduced an ordinance Tuesday to amend the city’s smoking ban ordinance to continue the prohibition in enclosed public places and extend it to all places of employment.

Kentucky Department Of Corrections

  Local and state officials met in Frankfort on Tuesday to discuss solutions to long-time issues with the halfway house in Paducah.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

The Paducah Board of Commissioners are developing a work plan centered around a new list of city priorities for the next two years.

Heath High School Memorial Committee, via Facebook

McCracken County Schools is hosting a memorial service next month to reflect on 20 years since a high school shooting in west Kentucky. 

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

The City of Paducah is holding a meeting Monday to review the city’s Comprehensive Storm Water Master Plan. 

schmidt13 / 123rf Stock Photo

Police in Kentucky say they have arrested an inmate who walked off from prison and fled in a stolen police cruiser and another car and crashed both.