Welcome Visitor. Today is Saturday, November 28, 2020. Sign-on
Follow Us On Facebook

A NewsJournal for 21st Century West Kentucky

Vol. 12  No. 11  November 2020 (c)   

 

 

FrontPage News

Kentucky will have even more divided government in 2021 | Mitch McConnell, Donald Trump, Kentucky politics, Kentucky election 2020, Joe Biden,

Even more divided government in Kentucky
Kentucky will have even more divided government in 2021

When the General Assembly reconvenes on January 5, 2021, Republicans will be high fiving their November wins.

That will mean hard times ahead for Governor Andy Beshear. Republican rule plus a pandemic that continues to rage out of control will put any platform plans out of reach.

 See the full story ...
Mary Potter

Look for the helpers: On Election Day in Hickman County, it will be students | election 2020, Hickman County Kentucky, Hickman County High School, students,

Front Row - Kathryn Stahr 2nd row (L-R) - Karlie Smith, Jenna Moore, Caitlyn Toombs, Shajuanta Knox 3rd row (L-R) - Eli Armbruster, Jason Hayden, Kadey Grace Wilkey
Look for the helpers: On Election Day in Hickman County, it will be students

When Hickman County voters pull up to the elementary school gym on Tuesday, they will be greeted by smiling students, hired for one purpose: to help them get through the voting process safely...

Seven Hickman County High School seniors, Caitlyn Toombes, Shajuanta Knox, Jenna Moore, Jason Hayden, Kadey Wilkey,and Karlie Smith wrote essays as their job applications. On Election Day, these seven student helpers will be greeting voters, directing traffic and opening and sanitizing doors and and flat surfaces. They will be reminding voters to carry in their licenses or identification cards.

 See the full story ...
Mary Potter

Community and Regional News

Clardy receives regional history award | Brian Clardy, Jackson Purchase Historical Society, Kentucky, racism,

Dr. Brian Clardy, MSU professor, awarded by Jackson Purchase Historical Society
Clardy receives regional history award

The Jackson Purchase Historical Society announced that Brian K. Clardy, Associate Professor of History at Murray State University, has received the Dr. Lonnie E. Maness Award for the outstanding article in the Journal of the Jackson Purchase Historical Society in 2020. Dr. Clardy's article, "Blood at the Root: A Historiographical Commentary on Lynching in America"

 See the full story ...

About Us

Publisher and editor of West Kentucky Journal bring decades of experience to writing | Ivan Potter, Mary Potter, West Kentucky Journal, politics, Clinton Kentucky,

Ivan and Mary Potter shopping in Hazel KY
Publisher and editor of West Kentucky Journal bring decades of experience to writing

Meet the husband and wife team responsible for West Kentucky Journal.

Editor's Note: Updated - Ivan Potter retired from the Clinton City Council as of January 1, 2017.

WKJ now has over 6000 articles and 2.5 million yearly views.

 See the full story ...
Mary Potter & Ivan Potter, West Kentucky Journal


website hit 
counter
Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: