From the moment he stepped on stage as a kindergartner at Benton Elementary School’s talent show and sang Garth Brooks’ ‘Workin on a Full House’, it was apparent Kaleb Scharmahorn, now 32, was a performer in the making.
After years of delays, Michael Oliver with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet confirmed the 5th Street widening project in Benton is about to begin. Oliver’s update came during last week’s fiscal court meeting during which he also updated the I-69 interchange project in Calvert City and o…
Marshall County Circuit Judge James “Jamie” Jameson conducted a secret hearing Monday and ordered attorneys to file briefs on a motion to send proceedings against accused Marshall County High School shooter Gabe Parker back to juvenile court.
A court filing by three Paxton Media Group news organizations relates what appears to be serious misconduct by the judge presiding over the Marshall County school shooting case. The January 23 shooting at Marshall County High School killed two students and wounded 14 others.
The Calvert City McDonald's is on fire and was completely engulfed in flames by approximately noon today. According to an employee on the scene the fire broke out around 11:30 a.m.
BENTON, KY (November 14, 2017) – Kentucky State Police are looking for an escapee from Marshall County Jail. On Monday, November 13, 2017 at approximately 8:30 p.m. KSP Post 1 responded to Marshall County Jail for a report of an inmate escape.
Kentucky Dam Village will welcome the Southeastern Outdoor Press Association (SEOPA) back to the Kentucky Lake area, with more than 65 media members and a total attendance estimated at more than 130 to include industry representatives, spouses and guest speakers. The guests begin to arrive…
An active shooter training exercise will take place at the Marshall County Health Department (MCHD) this Friday from noon until 4 p.m. MCHD will be closed to the public beginning at noon through the remainder of the day.
Author Oscar Wilde is credited with saying, “The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.”
Officials with the Marshall County Sanitation District #2 in Draffenville were at last week’s Fiscal Court meeting with a mason jar full of clear water that had been pulled from the effluent (outgoing) stream that morning in the plant and pictures of clear water flowing through troughs tha…
SCALE – For some 12 years now, thousands of U.S. military veterans have traveled to Washington, D.C., to visit the memorials to the wars in which they served.
Site preparation began immediately upon receiving the building permit Wednesday for the new Little General Convenience Store in Benton across from H.H. Lovett Park. The store, to be located at 1507 Main Street next door to the Benton Drive-In, will consist of a nearly 4,000-square foot foo…