Author: Atlee McHeffey

News Director

WNKY News 40 is looking for an experienced News Director who is an innovative and dynamic leader, possessing excellent news and ethical judgment. The right candidate will be someone who understands deep impact local content and will foster a positive, collaborative, and hard-charging newsroom into a digital now mindset. Responsibilities include: • Responsible for initiating and managing growing content delivery…

2020 BB&T Concerts in the Park series cancelled

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A long-time Bowling Green summer music series will not be taking place this year. The Downtown Redevelopment Authority made the decision to not move forward with scheduled dates for the 2020 BB&T Concerts in the Park music series due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a release issued Wednesday. The release reads, “Information and guidelines from…

Tune in May 25-June 5 for the ‘JEOPARDY!’ teachers tournament

Photo courtesy of Jeopardy! Productions, Inc.CULVER CITY, CALIF. (May 18, 2020) ­– May is National Teacher Appreciation Month, and JEOPARDY! will do its part to honor the nation’s educators when the 2020 Teachers Tournament begins on Monday, May 25. Taped in early February, this all-new special event features 15 elite K-12 instructors competing for a $100,000 grand prize and a…

Cave City native to compete on NBC’s ‘The Titan Games’

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – NBC’s epic athletic competition series The Titan Games, hosted by Dwayne Johnson, returns to WNKY NBC 40 this month and will feature one of South Central Kentucky’s finest athletes. Cave City native Bartley Weaver IV has been selected as a competitor in season two of the hit series. Weaver lives in Bowling Green. Weaver is a…