We will be updating this story as more cases are confirmed in the Local 6 area.
Government defendants in a lawsuit alleging whistleblower retaliation and wrongful discharge of a former Marshall County dispatcher denied her claims in a response to the lawsuit.
J&R Pharmacy of Draffenville was able to give away 8,000 face masks in two hours Thursday morning to help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus.
KUTTAWA — In 1911 the world was still three years shy of the Great War and seven years away from the 1918 flu pandemic. The Titanic launched that year, the Nestor Film Company opened the first movie studio in the Hollywood area, and Ruth Evelyn Harrington (then Porter) was born.
After more than two years in the court system, the case against Marshall County High School shooter Gabe Parker reached its penultimate stage last Tuesday as Parker, for the first time appearing in court in an orange jumpsuit, repeated “Guilty, your honor” after “guilty, your honor” sixteen …
Marshall County resident Mildred Emerson clapped her hands last week as she left Baptist Health Paducah after being hospitalized more than two weeks for COVID-19.
Marshall County is honoring first responders and essential, frontline personnel publicly through an effort called the New Heroes Project.
The company says they will be closed for the remainder of the week and will be deep cleaning and sanitizing the area the employee worked.
New autopsy results show two Californians died of coronavirus in early and mid-February -- up to three weeks before the previously known first US death from the virus.
While working at a jail may be a demanding job, it’s these transformations that make it well worth it for the men and women who put on a jailer uniform every day, and go to work.
Qualifying small businesses are those with 1-25 employees. Preference will be given to brick & mortar businesses that have their main location in Graves County.
A second coronavirus outbreak could emerge this winter in conjunction with the flu season to make for an even more dire health crisis, the director of the CDC said.
While you can't currently enter the Chick-fil-A in Kentucky Oaks Mall, the location has been offering mobile orders with curbside pickup and delivery through DoorDash since April 6.
One of the biggest challenges in flattening the curve of the coronavirus and COVID-19 is information on where it is spreading and who has it or has had it. Social media, and more specifically Facebook and its 2 billion users, may be able to help.
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson announced 134 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state Tuesday, bringing the state total to 5,941. He also signed two new bills into law allowing license reciprocity for military spouses.
U.S. Rep. David Kustoff represents a large swath of northwest Tennessee. On Tuesday, he talked with Local 6's Todd Faulkner via FaceTime.
Local businesses hope to cash in on new money expected to be added to the federal Paycheck Protection Program.
Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee announced that businesses can open back up as early as May 1 to help the state's economy. But businesses are looking at how to open while keeping customers and employees safe.
President Donald Trump said Tuesday his forthcoming executive order barring new immigration will apply only to people seeking green cards, will last 60 days and won't affect workers entering the country on a temporary basis.
Local 6 sat in on a Zoom class with a Crittenden County Middle School teacher to find out how this change is affecting students.
The Senate passed the package by a voice vote, meaning most senators would not need to return to Washington, DC, during the pandemic.
The City of Paducah has created a COVID-19 Wellness Check Program for people to submit applications for wellness calls to be made to City residents. Open the article for a link to the application.
Once the state reopens, Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee says social distancing, proper hygiene, wearing masks and working from will be more important than ever before.
The Illinois Department of Public Health announced Tuesday 1,551 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state, including 119 new deaths. Gov. Pritzker also announced the state has secured relief options with 20 private student loan servicers to expand the protections the federal government granted to federal student loan borrowers.
Paducah students will not return to school this academic year, but dates have been set for Paducah Tilghman High School's virtual honors night and commencement ceremonies.
The Jackson County Health Department says there is another confirmed case of COVID-19 in the county. Out of the total 49 confirmed cases, 20 people have recovered.
According to a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll, 58% of Americans favor permanently changing election laws to allow everyone to vote by mail.
Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer says agreement has been reached on major elements of a nearly $500 billion coronavirus aid package for small businesses, as well as additional help for hospitals and virus testing.