Hannah Bullard


Hannah Bullard is a junior at Murray State University, majoring in journalism with a minor in biology.

She’s from Herndon, Kentucky. Herndon is a tight-knit farming community just twenty minutes south of Hopkinsville, Kentucky. She’s inspired by the closeness of her community.

She feels she gets her desire to be involved in community from her parents who are active in the Christian County area.

Hannah first began listening to public radio on a cross-country road trip. She appreciates the uniqueness and substance that public radio offers to listeners.

She’s proud to be serving her Western Kentucky home through WKMS News.

Patti's 1880's Settlement via Facebook

Patti’s 1880s Settlement is hosting a hiring event on Tuesday to fill up to 200 positions. Positions available include dining, kitchen, grounds keeping and gift shop clerks.

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Patti’s 1880s Settlement will be hosting a hiring event on Tuesday from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. 

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Paducah and McCracken County have paired with an organization aiming to create a 652-mile multi-state recreational trail.

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Kentucky Center for Statistics in a release said the unemployment rate for July was up slightly from the previous month.

The rate in July was 4.3 percent, compared to 4.1 percent in June.

The number of employed people in Kentucky was down by more than 2,000 in July, and the number of unemployed increased by more than 3,000.

Employment in Kentucky’s mining and logging sector decreased by 300 jobs from June 2019 to July 2019.

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  A recent study has listed Calloway and Crittenden Counties in the top 10 places people are best-prepared to save for retirement.


The study from financial technology company SmartAsset considered paycheck friendliness, 401 k plan performance, public pension plan performance and the number of financial advisors per capita.


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The City of Paducah and McCracken County are one step closer to an agreement that involves generating revenue for a future sports facility.

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Mayfield’s City Council voted Monday night 8 to 1 in favor of an ordinance to allow stand-alone bars to operate.


Former McCracken County PVA Nancy Bock sentenced to four years in prison.

County Jail Websites

Mayfield Police on Tuesday served two arrest warrants in the case involving the June 18 drive-by shooting that resulted in the death of Savannah Hancock.

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  Hopkins County Police arrested two men Saturday on charges of kidnapping and intimidating a witness after two alleged victims say they were kidnapped, bound and placed in a pit last week.