Lake Barkley News

11/22/2017 10:07:00 PM
The Messenger
A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is making good progress on the new U.S. Hwy. 68/State Route 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton in Trigg County. Construction of the new bridge remains on track to be ready for two-lane traffic as planned ...

11/21/2017 8:07:00 PM
Kentucky New Era
she was born April 17, 1931, the daughter of the late John Wesley and Wilma Willmore. She worked as a housekeeper at the Vacation Club International and Lake Barkley State Resort Park. She retired as health care nurse’s aide where she worked at Shady ...

Cathy Griffeth
Weiss Lake is getting a face lift. Read my blog at Real Estate Services

11/17/2017 7:32:00 AM
The Paris Post-Intelligencer
Dover bottoms on Lake Barkley are also closed off. After the two-day opening weekend, the units will close again for five days and reopen on Dec. 2. Meanwhile, duck hunters have been blitzing before the units are closed off. Seems those last-minute chores ...

11/16/2017 11:49:00 PM
The Paducah Sun
A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is making good progress on the new U.S. 68/Ky. 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton in Trigg County, the cabinet says. Construction of the new bridge remains on track to be ready for two-lane traffic as ...

11/16/2017 5:34:00 PM
Is there interest in a C&V ride in western/central Kentucky in the spring of 2018? I would be happy to make a gpx file of a route in western Kentucky (Lake Barkley area) and perhaps a more central BF member could map out a ride in that area. We could vote ...

National Weather Service
Water Resources Outlook (November 2017)

11/15/2017 8:21:00 AM
Princeton Times Leader
Sisk noted a variety of accomplishments made at the county level during his time on the fiscal court, from job growth and expansion through the Lake Barkley Partnership, the construction of new health department and animal shelter facilities and the ...

11/15/2017 8:06:00 AM
Daily News
He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing as well as spending time at their cabin at Lake Barkley. The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Joseph Fredi and Debbie Drake Davis, NP, of the Vanderbilt Heart Clinic for their ...

Cathy Griffeth
Pelicans arrive at Weiss Lake, by Real Estate Services. Take a minute to view the amazing video of American Pelicans stopping for a snack at Weiss Lake. Pelicans at Weiss Lake

11/13/2017 12:24:00 PM
Fishing World
“This is my fifth win fishing FLW tournaments. Hopefully it won’t be my last.” Powers spent the event fishing an array of banks on Lake Barkley. “I looked for deeper banks on the main channel that had some laydowns on them,” said Powers.

11/12/2017 6:43:00 AM
“Everything came out of the canal, and it burned me today [Saturday],” says Palmer, who fished the canal that connects Lake Barkley to Kentucky Lake on day one. “I had about a 50-yard stretch where I caught a couple in practice, and that’s where ...

11/9/2017 9:45:00 PM
KY Forward
The rate is $5 more per night at these parks: Barren River, Cumberland Falls, Kentucky Dam Village, Lake Barkley, Lake Cumberland and Natural Bridge. The Kentucky State Parks have 17 resorts that offer golf, fishing, hiking on scenic trails, beautiful ...

11/7/2017 10:52:00 AM
The award was presented to Kentucky Lakes/Prizer Point KOA owners Greg and Lisa Batts at the Chamber’s annual Awards Dinner November 2 at the Lake Barkley State Resort Park Convention Center n Cadiz, Kentucky. The campground also recently received ...

10/31/2017 10:10:00 AM
The Paris Post-Intelligencer
Weigh-ins will be at the state park at 3:30 p.m. on all three days. Fishermen will be allowed to fish on Kentucky Lake as well as Lake Barkley in Kentucky. The public may attend takeoffs and weigh-ins for no charge.

10/27/2017 3:25:00 PM
He will fish the national event May 31-June 2 on Cross Lake in Shreveport, Louisiana. He finished fifth in the 2016 All-American on Lake Barkley in Cadiz, Kentucky with a 15-bass limit that weighed 40 pounds, 5 ounces. Weisenburger and the other ...

10/26/2017 4:53:00 PM
Fort Campbell Courier
Trick-or-Trot 5K, begins at 9 a.m. Saturday at Lake Barkley State Resort Park, 3500 State Park Road, Cadiz, Kentucky. Registration for the 5K run is $25 and $20 for the two-mile walk. For more information call, 270-924-1131. Colorful Zombie Run ...

National Weather Service

10/23/2017 8:40:00 PM
The Weather Channel
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10/20/2017 10:27:00 PM
Murray Ledger & Times
CANTON — Crews were expecting to begin pouring concrete for the main span of what is being labeled the New Lake Barkley Bridge late this week, signaling a key point in the project to replace the last of two structurally obsolete structures carrying U.S ...

10/20/2017 12:13:00 AM
Dredging Today
Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley. The first closure took place from September 6-14, 2017, the official announcement said. The navigation pass was closed to navigation traffic while project personnel raised the wicket dam. During the raising event there was a ...

10/17/2017 11:00:00 PM
Princeton Times Leader
Lake Barkley State Resort Park is serving as the headquarters for the conference, which is expected to draw participation from across the Commonwealth. Kentucky Main Street, introduced in 1979 and administered by the Kentucky Heritage Council and State ...

10/16/2017 5:16:00 PM
Kentucky New Era
Lake Barkley State Resort Park will host the meeting, which draws local KYMS directors and board members from across the state. “Just as we did last year in Eastern Kentucky, the goal of this year’s conference is to share best practices with one ...

10/13/2017 10:28:00 PM
KY Forward
Can be made 2–3 days ahead of time and reheated. Lake Barkley Bar-B-Q Sauce 1/2 cup onion, finely chopped Vegetable oil 2 quarts catsup or tomato sauce or tomato purée 3 ounces Worcestershire sauce 1/3 small bottle Tabasco sauce 1/2 pound brown sugar 1 ...

10/12/2017 2:22:00 AM
The Paducah Sun
CADIZ -- This week, drivers should expect one-lane traffic on the U.S. 68-Ky. 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton in Trigg County. Ongoing work for deck maintenance and patching is from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. until Friday.

10/11/2017 11:10:00 PM
Murray Ledger & Times
A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans a work zone lane restriction on the U.S. 68/KY 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton in Trigg County through Friday. Traffic will be restricted to one lane on the existing U.S. 68/KY 80 Lake Barkley ...

10/11/2017 3:08:00 PM
TRIGG COUNTY, KY — The US 68/KY 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton will be down to one lane starting Wednesday. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says they need the one lane to do deck maintenance and patching on the bridge. One lane traffic will be in ...

10/11/2017 12:04:00 AM
Princeton Times Leader
The prospect of litigation to resolve a dispute between the City of Kuttawa and the Lake Barkley Tourist Commission was raised Monday night, in the wake of a recent festival sponsored by the tourist commission in the Old Kuttawa Recreation Area.

10/9/2017 5:18:00 PM
It was my darkest day ever in a lifetime of waterfowl hunting. Two partners and I were in our floating blind on Lake Barkley in western Kentucky. Action was slow, and we were passing the morning swapping tales and scanning the skies. "Wonder what those ...

10/4/2017 8:04:00 PM
If you want to know the answer to questions like that, you have start with Ronald Milliman. He spoke to us from his cabin on Lake Barkley, Kentucky. MILLIMAN: I’m in the western part of Kentucky. Milliman’s retired; he spends a lot of time here ...

10/3/2017 1:27:00 PM
Smithville Review
In a continuing effort to help assure Kentucky and Lake Barkley reservoirs remain top fishing and boating destinations, the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency is partnering with the Paris-Henry County Industrial Committee to battle the invasion of Asian carp.

9/28/2017 2:28:00 AM
Herald & Review
Rick was a former member and past president of the Tuscola Rotary Club. He was an avid golfer, fly fisherman, hunter and midget race car owner and driver. Rick enjoyed spending time at his home at Lake Barkley, Kentucky.

9/27/2017 2:33:00 PM
My wife and I are fairly recent transplants to Lake Barkley in Cadiz, Kentucky and we'll be at the Misaligned Minds ride this Saturday. Weather forecasts look great (mid-70s), and this ride is in the middle of BBQ on the River in Paducah so there's lots to ...

NWS Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook (September 2017)

9/22/2017 9:18:00 PM
The winter of 1978-79 was one of the coldest on record in the mid-South. That year two friends and I had a big floating blind on Lake Barkley in western Kentucky. When nearby shallow areas froze over, ducks and Canada geese moved to the lake in big numbers.

9/19/2017 3:15:00 PM
Kentucky New Era
Elissa Tucker, director of business development, said one vendor might have a cool display at their booth. “Lake Barkley Windows on the Water will be doing fried catfish, so we’re going to try set up his booth like it’s a boat,” she said of the ...

9/19/2017 7:16:00 AM
Lebanon Democrat
Carp battle: The TWRA is assisting efforts to control the number of Asian Carp in Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley. Part of that effort is a $75,000 state grant to purchase equipment to aid commercial processing of the fish. Last year over one million pounds ...

9/16/2017 12:58:00 PM
According to a press release issued by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, the TWRA, in coordination with the Paris-Henry County Industrial Committee, is working to combat Asian carp, an invasive species, in Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley. When they ...

9/12/2017 1:30:00 PM
United States Army
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 12, 2017) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District announces that releases from Barkley Dam on the Cumberland River in Grand Rivers, Ky., will be reduced to 6,000 cubic feet per second beginning 4 a.m. Thursday, Sept ...

9/9/2017 10:22:00 PM
The Paducah Sun
Some of the most popular quota hunts are deer hunts, including hunts at West Kentucky Wildlife Management Area, Ballard WMA, Lake Barkley State Resort Park and, new this year, Kenlake State Resort Park. An additional new hunt, a youth-mentor deer hunt ...

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