News Edge

I-24 Lyon County Eastbound Lane Restriction

Motorists traveling Interstate 24 need to be aware of an eastbound lane restriction in Lyon County Wednesday. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesman Keith Todd says the lane restriction will be at the 38 mile marker, two miles west...Read More

Comer Says Time For Entitlement Reform

First District Congressman James Comer is hoping Congress will pass entitlement reform. Congressman Comer recently told the News Edge he is concerned about the number of Kentuckians that are on medicaid that might be able to work....Read More

Christian County Ranks 5th In Lottery Sales

Kentucky Lottery sales in Christian County topped 29 million dollars in 2017,with more than six million dollars in sales in Todd County. Christian County ranked fifth among all 120 Kentucky Counties. According to the 2017 sales totals...Read More

Winter Wheat Forecast Looking Good

The outlook for the 2018 winter wheat crop is looking good. Following Thursday’s Winter Wheat Meeting in Hopkinsville, University of Kentucky Small Grains Specialist Bill Bruening says all signs are pointing to a good crop and demand....Read More

Gaskins Drops Out Of Congressional Race

First District Congressman James Comer is currently unopposed for another term after his opponent announced Saturday he is pulling out of the race. Democrat Sam Gaskins from Herndon announced he is dropping his candidacy. In his post...Read More

Freezing Rain Chance Diminishing

It appears the threat of freezing rain for the southern Pennyrile area has diminished. The National Weather Service is calling for temperatures to remain in the low 40s through the early evening hours, then drop to around...Read More

Freezing Rain Could Impact Area Tonight

The National Weather Service says a wintry mix of precipitation possible this afternoon into tonight. An area of precipitation will overspread the region from west to east this afternoon and tonight. Weather Edge Forecaster David Powell has...Read More

House Members Still Waiting On Pension Plan

Members of the Kentucky House of Representatives from the Pennyrile say they are still waiting to see what the much-anticipated pension bill will look like during this Kentucky General Assembly session. Eighth District State Representative Walker Thomas,...Read More

Area Senators Filing Critical Legislation

Two Senators from the Southern Pennyrile say while they are waiting on a pension bill, they are introducing legislation they hope will become law. Both Senators Stan Humphries and Whitney Westerfield say they introduced familiar legislation during...Read More