Benton Info

Benton, Kentucky is located in Marshall County. Zip codes in Benton, KY include 42025. The median home price in Benton is $87,900. More Benton information.

Local Charities in Benton, KY

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Benton News

Local news for Benton, KY continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Tuesday Apr 8 | Marshall County Tribune-Courier

EDITORIAL: Who and what we once were

We are nearing the end of our series "Rural Routes," in which we have attempted to write about some of the small communities throughout Marshall County.

Comment?

Tuesday Apr 8 | Marshall County Tribune-Courier

County looks to hire new building inspector

The county needs to hire a new building inspector as the result of a change in state statute, which shifted the responsibility of single-family dwelling inspection from the state to county governments - a measure proposed two years ago by State Representative Larry Clark, of Louisville.

Comment?

Tuesday Apr 8 | Marshall County Tribune-Courier

Tater Day 2014

Among the many participating in the event were veterans, the Marshall County High School marching band and Little Mr. & Miss Tater Day pageant winners.

Comment?

Tuesday Apr 8 | Marshall County Tribune-Courier

Curtain to rise on first show in Children's Art Center

The students were rehearsing for the first production to be held on April 19. By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com It's been a long time coming, but the curtain is about to go up on the first public production inside the new Children's Art Center in Benton.

Comment?

Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Paducah Sun Online Edition

Marshall arts center nears completion

Completing the Marshall County Children's Art Center has proven to be a long and sometimes difficult task, but its advocates are optimistic as the project enters its final stages.

Comment?

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Marshall County Tribune-Courier

Benton resident dies in Sunday accident

By Chris Wilcox Tribune-Courier News Reporter editor@tribunecourier.com A Benton resident died Sunday afternoon and several others sustained injuries following an accident that involved a tractor-trailer and two other vehicles.

Comment?

Marshall County Tribune-Courier

Ruth Agnes Riley recalls her days teaching in Marshall County's one-room schools

By Justin Lamb Tribune-Courier Freelance Reporter editor@tribunecourier.com "Teaching children sure has come a long way since the days of the old one-room schools," said Ruth Agnes Riley as she looked back, nearly 72 years since she first taught in the bygone rural schools of Marshall County.

Comment?

Marshall County Tribune-Courier

Locals prepare for Tater Day festivities

By Chris Wilcox Tribune-Courier News Reporter editor@tribunecourier.com It's that time of year again when the citizens of Marshall County begin counting down the days until their own special holiday - a holiday no one else in the world celebrates - Tater Day, which this year falls on Monday, April 7. This year marks the 171st anniversary of Tater ... (more)

Comment?

Marshall County Tribune-Courier

Engagement: Lathram-Russell

The parents of Allyson Lathram and Aaron Russell announce the engagement of their children.

Comment?

Marshall County Tribune-Courier

Engagement: Gardner-Anderson

William and Fran Gardner of Bowling Green are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Charity Dawn Gardner, to Austin Keith Anderson.

Comment?

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Memphis Commercial Appeal

Germantown senior no-hits Illinois opponent

Germantown's Chris Boone celebrated his 18th birthday by pitching a complete-game no-hitter in a 7-0 victory over Waukegan in Benton, Ky.

Comment?

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Kentucky State Police

Farmer Outreach Program in Benton Kentucky

On Thursday, April 3rd at 10:00 AM, the Kentucky State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division will be partnering with the Marshall County UK Extension Office in Benton Kentucky to conduct a Farmer Outreach Program.

Comment?

Kentucky State Police

Marshall County Burglary Investigation and Arrest

The Mayfield Post of the Kentucky State Police received a complaint from the Benton Police Department requesting KSP investigate a burglary at the Marshall County Exceptional Center, a non-profit organization that assists persons with disabilities in the local area.

15 comments

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Marshall County Tribune-Courier

Mildred Jones Riley

Mrs. Mildred Jones Riley, 93 of Benton, died on Sunday, March 16 at Baptist Health in Paducah.

Comment?

Marshall County Tribune-Courier

Benton resident to be featured on TLC's Hoarding: Buried Alive

To the left is an example of a house shown previously on the hit television series.

Comment?

Marshall County Tribune-Courier

A Leap of faith

Combs is working to organize a chapter of Resurrection Disaster Relief in Benton.

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Benton Jobs

•••