Friday marked 29 years since a plane carrying 248 soldiers in the 101st Airborne Division crashed in Gander, Newfoundland, killing everyone on board. The Military Affairs Committee host a wreath laying ceremony at the Fort Campbell Memorial Park in Hopkinsville. You can hear the entire ceremony by clicking below.
General John Campbell's Public Affairs Officer Lt. Colonel Pat Seiber, who formerly served as the 101st Airborne Division PAO at Fort Campbell, discusses progress in Afghanistan with the News Director Alan Watts on the WKDZ Country Club Friday, December 12.
Interim Hopkinsville Police Chief Clayton Sumner spoke Thursday at the Hopkinsville Kiwanis Club about the difference in the perceived crime in Hopkinsville and what the real statistics are, as well as other topics. Hear the entire presentation by clicking below.
Peter Mayer visited with WKDZ's Eddie Owen on Thursday, December 11th, 2014. Mayer's "STARS & PROMISES" Christmas show is coming to Hopkinsville's Alahambra Theater on Tuesday, December 16th, 2014. This year's show benefits St. Luke's Free Clinic, and Pennyroyal Hospice. Representatives for these organizations were also in on the conversation.
Ryan Champion, who is accused of being involved in the murders of his parents, his sister, and a Hopkinsville man, was formally arraigned Wednesday in Trigg Circuit Court. You can hear the entire proceedings by clicking below.
Country Legend, Lee Greenwood took some time to visit with WKDZ's Eddie Owen on Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 to talk about a special show coming to Clarksville, TN.
God, Country & Christmas series of concerts are coming to Clarksville December 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Other artists performing include, Jason Crabb, Michael W. Smith, and Sandi Patty.
Tickets are currently on sale and can be purchased by calling Kevin Fee at 931-553-8467 or stopping by the Clarksville-Montgomery County Visitor’s Center, 180 Holiday Drive. You can also purchase tickets online at visitclarksvilletn.com/concerts. Ticket prices are $20 for Jason Crabb; $30 for Sandi Patty; and $40 for Michael W. Smith and Lee Greenwood.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel visited Fort Campbell Monday to address troops and their families concerning the mission in West Africa and other matters. You can hear Secretary Hagel's entire address by clicking below.
Following his indictment in Trigg Circuit Court this week, Ryan Champion sat down with the News Edge's Travis Faulkner at the Christian County Jail for an exclusive, one on one interview. Late last week Champion had agreed to an interview with the News Edge but was advised against it by his attorney. Wednesday afternoon Champion signed an affidavit acknowledging that he was talking with the News Edge of his own free will. Click below to hear Travis Faulkner's EXCLUSIVE interview.
During the Voice of the Tennessee Titans, Mike Keith, stopped by the studios to visit with Bill Boothon 106.5 WKDZ. They talked fashion, Halloween, and of course Titans Football. Interesting visit halfway through the season.