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Current Weather and Recent Events / River Flooding Resources
« Last post by Administrator on February 20, 2019, 03:44:54 AM »
Charts and graphs showing current and forecast flood stages at area dams.

Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center:
https://www.weather.gov/lmrfc/

Current discharge rates at Barkely and Kentucky Dams:

https://www.tva.gov/Environment/Lake-Levels/Barkley/48-Hours

https://www.tva.gov/Environment/Lake-Levels/Kentucky/48-Hours

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Other Areas / Should 'No Jail Jailers' Be Abolished?
« Last post by Administrator on February 19, 2019, 04:00:41 PM »
For some history, see the following articles:

https://kycir.org/2015/01/02/only-in-kentucky-jailers-without-jails/

https://kycir.org/2017/03/17/bill-to-hold-no-jail-jailers-accountable-heads-to-governor/


In our area, Livingston and Lyon County pay full time salaries to jailers that do not have jails to run.  Vehicles and uniforms are also supplied at county costs.

Should these and other similar positions be eliminated?
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General Discussion / The Demise of Topix
« Last post by Administrator on February 16, 2019, 06:15:35 PM »
Topix had gotten out of control and the mods apparently gave up, so it was no real surprise to see it disappear.  This site will be an option, but those types of posts will not be permitted here
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Current Weather and Recent Events / Ice '19, 10 Years After
« Last post by Administrator on February 16, 2019, 03:01:29 PM »
Nearly 10 years to the day after the major Ice Storm of 2009, we dodged the bullet as only about a quarter inch of ice or less covered trees, many of which were heavily damaged back then.
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If you've had a personal experience with a local business and would like others to know, feel free to post here.  This is not a place to advertise your own business.

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General Discussion / A General Invitation and Welcome
« Last post by Administrator on February 16, 2019, 09:03:08 AM »
A new board for discussion of life in and around Western Kentucky.  Sign up should be simple.  Rules will be few with the main one being no sharing or personal information other than your own.

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