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  The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife yesterday released the name of the man who drowned last Thursday on Kentucky Lake.

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  Planning is progressing on Benton’s new library that will be located on West 12th Street.

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  If chili dog, barbecue chicken or chicken caesar-themed pizzas or fish tacos sound good to you, you need to run (not walk)  to Big Guys Pizza Grill.

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The CEOs of Jackson Purchase Energy Corporation (JPEC) and West Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative (WKRECC) have provided a formal response to the proposal by the Marshall County Fiscal Court to add a fee to electric meters in order to fund the county’s 911 department.

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Traffic has been tricky where Poplar Street intersects with Main Street in Benton for the last few weeks, but Mayor Rita Dotson said Poplar Street is scheduled to reopen today at 2 p.m.

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The Voice For The Animals Trigg County Animal Shelter is in need of donations. Those interested may donate cash, towels, food, blankets, etc. To make a donation, contact Ramona Hamilton at 270-522-9548. Checks may be made to Voice for the Animals/Trigg Co. Animal Shelter, Attn: Ramona Hamilt…

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One year out from Census Day 2020, the U.S. Census Bureau will host a news conference on April 1. Census Bureau Director Dr. Steven Dillingham will brief the public on the status of operations and what they can do to help ensure a complete and accurate count in their community. While the cou…

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For the third year, The Way Christian Youth Center and Southern Kentucky Independent Theater are planning a mystery dinner theater as a fundraiser to expand the ministry and programs offered to youth attending The Way. Production dates are at 6 p.m. March 28, 29 and 30 at and will be present…

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The Friends of Land Between the Lakes invite you to the Homeplace 1850s Working Farm Trades Fair on Aug. 31, and Sept. 1, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., 4512 The Trace in Dover, Tennessee, inside Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. Traditional trades and crafts people will share knowle…