Author: Candace Price

Historic warfare helicopter moves to Aviation Heritage Park

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.- A historic American warfare helicopter currently housed at the Bowling Green-Warren County Airport will soon have a new home. The SH 3 helicopter will be moved this weekend from the airport to Aviation Heritage Park, where its appearance will be completely restored, before it joins the collection of other historic aircraft at the exhibit. SH 3 took…

Barren River Health Department receives grant for Hands program

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-Thousands of dollars in funding will go to helping parents in South-Central Kentucky prepare children for kindergarten. United Way of Southern Kentucky has granted just over 18,000 to the Barren River Health Department’s Hands program. The program works with around 167 families in the area to support early childhood development. The funding has helped the hands program purchase…

Medical Center Health receives heart failure award

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-Heart failure affects millions of adults in the United States. In Kentucky, the condition is more common. The Commonwealth ranks among the top five states in the nation for heart failure. Western Kentucky Heart, Lung & Gastroenterology, under Med Center Health,  is taking a unique approach to tackling heart failure here in South-Central Kentucky. Smoking, diabetes and obesity…

Stakz raising money for the Hadley Jo Foundation

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-A frozen yogurt shop in Bowling Green is helping to raise money to support research of a chronic, genetic disorder that currently has no treatment and no cure. Stakz Self-Serve Frozen Yogurt will donate a portion of all purchases made on Tuesday to the Hadley Jo Foundation. The donations will help to fund the research of Mitochondrial disease….

New food delivery company comes to Bowling Green

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-A new food delivery service has come to Bowling Green. It’s a rapid growing industry in the city. Uber Eats, Grub Hub and Waitr already currently offer food delivery services in the area. Now Delivery.com is added to that list. The company says that what sets them apart from other companies, is their focus on local.  They plan…

Par Makers Golf Tournament’s 55th year in Bowling Green

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.- More than 100 golfers will be in Bowling Green this weekend for an annual summer tradition. It’s a tradition which traces its roots back more than 50 years in Kentucky’s black community. Dale Spearman is a master barber at the Shake Rag Barbershop in Bowling Green. This will be his second year playing in the Par Maker’s…

Russellville celebrates Alice Dunnigan

RUSSELLVILLE, Ky.-It’s not often that someone comes along and makes lasting change. They break barriers, persevere despite all odds and forge a new path for others to follow. That was Alice Dunnigan. Thursday marked the beginning of Russellville’s Emancipation Celebration, and this year’s theme is ‘Alice is Coming Home. The Russellville native worked as a reporter for the Associated Negro…

Glasgow hosts veteran suicide prevention training

GLASGOW, Ky.- U.S. military veterans risk their lives to defend this country. Sadly, the dangers they face don’t end once they put away their uniforms. Across the nation veterans are taking their own lives. Kentucky continues to rank among the states with the highest number of veteran suicides. Congressman Brett Guthrie (ky-02) joined officials with the National Suicide Prevention to…

Local soybean farmers hurting

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-Kentucky farmers have built a thriving industry around a tiny green bean, the soybean. Amid an international trade war between the U.S. and China, Kentucky soybean farmers are doing what they can to keep the industry afloat. Local farmers and industry experts voiced their concerns at an agronomic showcase at Western Kentucky University’s LD Brown Ag Expo Center…

Cave City bar donates to fire department

CAVE CITY, Ky.- Cave City first responders are getting support from an unexpected place. The owners of a newly opened dive bar are giving back to the people who risk their lives to keep the community safe. Leticia Cline is one of the owners at The Dive in Cave City. It’s a bar that opened back in May and sits…