Highway 641

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

Work on a $37.6 million contract to expand U.S. Highway 641 in Calloway County will ramp up March 1, according to a release from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.

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A safety improvement project for Highway 641 South is scheduled for early this summer after a significant  number of reported car accidents.

Taylor Inman, WKMS

  State and local officials met in Murray on Wednesday to discuss expanding highway 641 South in Calloway County to the Tennessee state line.

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Officials say an area of southern Calloway County was evacuated yesterday due to a propane truck that had overturned and caught fire.  

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A long-sought initiative to widen highway 641 south of Murray may have the state’s support next fiscal year. 


The tenth annual 400 Mile Sale will begin Thursday, June 6th. The four day event invites visitors from all over the country to travel along historic Highway 68 and shop at state-wide yard sales and antique shops. Coordinator of the sale Debby Spencer said the event works to bring economic opportunity to small communities.