Crittenden County

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  Staff from regional hospitals, judge-executives and school district superintendents from across the Pennyrile region met Thursday in Lyon County to learn more about how to prepare for the Coronavirus.

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Three communities in west Kentucky ranked among the top in the state for small business owners.

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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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Parents in one western Kentucky school district won't have to worry about purchasing school supplies for students in the fall.

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Voters in a Crittenden County community voted Tuesday night to allow alcohol sales.

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Kentucky’s auditor said Crittenden County needs to address weak internal controls over debt, disbursements and payroll found in a state audit released Monday.

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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet discussed with local leaders from Caldwell, Crittenden and Lyon counties on Monday the plan to expand US 641 between Fredonia and Eddyville. 

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A six-year-old child is the only survivor of a house fire Sunday morning in Crittenden County that left four others dead. 

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A Crittenden County student is charged with terroristic threatening and was taken to a mental health center after threatening to kill a student. 

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Firefighters pulled the bodies of a deceased elderly couple from a creek following a collision in Crittenden County on Sunday evening.