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As the 2022 filing deadline came and went yesterday afternoon, with the only surprise being a late entry from Madisonville resident Roxan Lynn Ashby into the race for state senator. The slate is now set and candidates will draw for ballot position on Thursday, either at the county clerk’s of…

Following are proceedings from Webster District Court on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022:

Former state senator Dorsey Ridley, a Providence native, announced on Monday that he was planning to reenter the political arena. He officially filed paperwork this week to seek the position of Henderson County Judge Executive.

Clay Council members voted on Tuesday night to provide all full time city employees, including police officers, with a bonus payment of $3,500 as a way of saying thank you for their work during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.


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Jo Nell Blackburn went to be with Jesus on Saturday, January 2…

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Angela Kay Vailes, 61 of Eddyville, formerly of Clay, passed a…

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Clyde W. Hawkins, 90, an area resident for the past 25 years, …

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For the fourth year in a row, the Webster County girls’ cross-country team finished on the podium in the Class AA First Region meet when they claimed 2nd Saturday in Cadiz.

Periods of intense rain and a big-play Trigg County offense put a damper on Webster County football homecoming Friday, as the visiting Wildcats took a 70-26 win in the Trojans’ 1st District opener.