Zacharie LambStudent Reporter
Zacharie Lamb is a student at Murray State University majoring in Music Performance- Vocal. He graduated from Graves County High School in 2021.
Zach is a life-long performer. He's starred as Monsieur Thénardier in Les Misérables and Sam Carmichael in Mamma Mia! at the Mainstage School of Performing Arts in Paducah, KY along with a long list of other achievements including being a Governor's School for the Arts Vocal Music Alum.
In December of 2020, he was hired as a commissioned writer for YouTube channels that specialized in news within the video game industry. Zach heard about the opportunity to be a reporter for WKMS and decided to go for it after always being told growing up: "You have a voice that would be good for radio!"
Families who had varying experiences during last holiday season are reflecting on how this year will be different as the pandemic continues into it's second year.
After some uncertainty about the future of Paducah’s warming shelter this upcoming winter, community leaders and organizations came together to open a warming shelter Thursday night at a local church.
At least one health department in western Kentucky is already giving shots to newly eligible children, with other departments making plans to do so in the coming week.
Kentucky city governments, ranging in size from Louisville to Wickliffe, received hundreds of millions in federal stimulus funds through the passage of the American Rescue Plan Act in March. Some western Kentucky cities are still deciding how to use the windfall, while others are already making investments.