Author: Stephanie McKinney

Kurt Busch and NASCAR announce new charity Window Of Hope

CHARLOTTE,NC. – According to NASCAR, after a heartfelt letter from a young fan, Mason Bradley. Veteran driver Kurt Busch introduces Window Of Hope. The charity came to be after a suggestion from young Mason. Kurt Busch is offering each team in the cup series field the opportunity to display a pink window net at next month’s running of the Bank…

Electric cars being built by companies on the rise

BOWLING GREEN,KY – Ford Motor Company is investing $5.8 billion to build a plant in Hardin County. The plant will make batteries to power electric vehicles. Five thousand jobs are expected to be created.  Ford expects to start making batteries at the plant in four years. Ford, like all other car manufacturing companies, is slowly shifting production away from gas…

Crews fight garage fire on Nashville Road

WOODBURN, Ky. – A detached garage used as a large workshop in Woodburn burned almost completely to the ground Tuesday afternoon. The call came in at around two o’clock at a farm off of Nashville Road. Woodburn, Browning, Alvaton and Plano units responded and had to truck in water to get the fire under control. According to Woodburn Fire Chief…

Local Groups Deliver Beds To Those In Need

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A necessity that some people never think twice about was given to families in need this past weekend.over 50 beds were delivered to local families on Saturday… The housing authority of Bowling Green with community partners held their 6th annual build a bed event. The Bowling Green housing authority delivered the beds along with goodie bags with…

A historic bridge in Bowling Green is getting a face lift

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A historic bridge in bowling green is getting a face lift. The city of Bowling Green approved applying for a $1.6 million  grant on Tuesday that would be matched with $400,000  from the city. To rehab the iconic college street pedestrian bridge that crosses the barren river. Public works director Greg Meredith said that while the…

National Corvette Museum celebrates 27th anniversary

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.- The National Corvette Museum is hosting a mutli-day celebration in honor of their 27th anniversary. One of the events they hosted Thursday was 20 at 24: Honoring Earnhardt, Corvette, and the overall win at Daytona. The seminar took corvette race fans on a race down memory lane as Andy Pilgrim, Doug Fehanm, and Gary Claudio looked back…

Handbags for Hope silent auction benefits United Way

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Purse aficionados have patiently waited for Thursday’s U.S. Bank Handbags for Hope event benefiting United Way of Southern Kentucky. An online silent auction began August 5th and ended Wednesday. Thursday the live auctions and premier silent auctions took place. The United Way hopes to raise more than $100,000. Proceeds will be used to pay for early…

Volunteers prepare food boxes for local students

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Tuesday evening found volunteers busy preparing food boxes that will be distributed by Warren County Public Schools and Bowling Green Independent Schools. The family resource coordinators at those schools helped with the screening process for potential recipients. The food boxes are prepared monthly by House On the Hill, a local organization that works to provide food…