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It is unusual for a school district's transportation director to have a cold-weather event to deal with just two weeks into his tenure, but Caldwell County School District Director of Transportation Bruce McCalister was given a chilly reception as he assumed his new duties.
In the field, a battle buddy helps keep his fellow soldier safe, looking out for dangers and lending a hand in any way possible. But when veterans return home, sometimes carrying scars from things they may have experienced in combat, they are often left to assimilate back into civilian life …
The Heart of Western Kentucky Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Colonists hosted a chartering meeting Wednesday in the Adsmore Musuem events room.
Shane Allison did not grow up wanting to wear a policeman's uniform; in fact, he had aspirations in college to be an attorney. But a chance conversation at a local restaurant changed that, and at the end of this month, he will be unpinning his badge after more than 16 years as Eddyville's po…
As Thanksgiving approaches, Princeton families are expressing their gratitude by giving back. Residents are filling shoeboxes with toys, school supplies and hygiene items to send to children in need around the world. For many children, it will be the first gift they have ever received.
FastNet Wireless, an internet service provider in Franklin, is in the process of building a $5 million-plus city-wide fiber optic network that will provide high-speed internet to Princeton residents.
Princeton Police and the Caldwell County Sheriff's Office reported few incidents on the road Tuesday following rain and snow overnight Monday. Both law enforcement agencies reported no ice-related accidents and only a few slideoffs and motorist assist calls.
Princeton resident Dwain Wyatt was the winner of the annual Veterans Day recliner giveaway at Cozy Living Interiors and Boutique on Northfield Drive. Wyatt's name was drawn for a new Drakestone rocker recliner with heat and massage made by Ashley Furniture.
As part of an organizational focus on better public health education, Caldwell Medical Center donated several adult and baby CPR mannequins to the Caldwell County School System on Monday. In January the American Heart Association (AHA) updated their standards for CPR certification that requi…
The Caldwell County Homemakers banquet held its annual banquet Thursday, Aug. 29, at the Caldwell County Extension Office. Sandra Roberts welcomed everyone in attendance and Ann Barnwell lead the group in the pledge to the flag. Roll call was conducted by Peggy Cox.
The collaboration between local, state and federal agencies to creatively deal with the increasing Asian carp population in the lakes area will be highlighted Nov. 8 at Barkley Lock and Dam.
The Princeton Rotary Club welcomed new members to the organization during its meeting Tuesday at the Majestic House. Club President Dawnia Green (from left) introduced new members Chris Burton, Sherry Ward and Millie Brasher to the club.
One of the great tells of a preschooler's life is to ask what they want to be when they grow up. It might be something they just saw, something they watch on TV (probably over and over and over again), or whatever random thing pops into their head. It may be a genuine profession, or it might…
Caldwell County FFA benefitted from the Black Patch petting zoo this year. James Allen Boone and Farm Bureau split the donations and the Princeton Optimist Club matched part of the donations with an additional donation to FFA. Above: Princeton Optimist Club members Benji Kilgore (right) and …
The Fredonia Lions Club will host its 55th annual Telethon Breakfast on Nov. 10 at the Lions Building in Fredonia. The breakfast will be an "all you can eat" assortment of country ham, sausage, bacon, eggs, homemade biscuits and gravy, pancakes and more. It will be served from 7-10 a.m.
Veterans and community members gathered at the front steps of Caldwell County Courthouse on Monday to honor those who have served and fought for their country, and many who came home to serve their community.
Seven churches in the Caldwell-Lyon Baptist Association have been recognized for giving to the Kentucky Baptist Convention and the Cooperative Program (CP).
The William Prince Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution conducted two compatriot grave markings Saturday at Meeks Cemetery. The late Ken Gilkey and Stice Goodwin were honored for their membership within the organization. Shown above, from Geoff Baggett, Steve Mallory, Brent Polley,…
The three most important things you can do to protect livestock in cold weather are providing sufficient water, giving ample high-quality feed and offering weather protection. Cold stress reduces livestock productivity, including rate of gain, milk production and reproductive difficulty, and…
Locally owned Morgan's and Lakeland Funeral Homes will host the third annual Holiday Service of Remembrance at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 21, at Ogden Memorial United Methodist Church of Princeton.
Fourth District State Rep. Lynn Bechler and Fourth District State Sen. Robby Mills presented a legislative update to the Caldwell County Fiscal Court and Princeton and Fredonia city councils during a joint meeting Thursday at the Caldwell County Courthouse.
The Caldwell County Band of Pride participated Saturday in Murray State Band Day. More than 700 students from five different states took to the MSU stadium field for a day of fellowship, practice and performance.
The Captain William Prince chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution will host two compatriot grave markings at 2 p.m. Saturday at Meeks Cemetery in Princeton.
Faith, choices and consequences -- in this life and the next -- were examined during the 23rd annual Judgement House, a walk-through drama hosted last month at Southside Baptist Church in Princeton.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The latest on general election results in Kentucky races on Tuesday:Republican Daniel Cameron has been elected Kentucky attorney general, becoming the first African American in the state's history to win the office.Cameron was backed by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McC…
Brian Gupton and Paige Hart from Princeton recently reported progress on Dataseam workforce initiatives to the Kentucky General Assembly Interim Joint Committee on Education.