Lake Barkley News

8/15/2018 9:44:00 PM
The Herald-Dispatch
The officials say the re-seeding is needed due to weather-related damages. Two other state park courses in the region remain open. They are at Lake Barkley State Resort Park at Cadiz and Kentucky Dam ...

8/14/2018 10:15:00 PM
timesleader
Amanda Davenport has been coordinating the meetings since shortly after accepting the Lake Barkley Partnership for Economic Development director position in May. The goal is to gauge regional business ...

8/14/2018 1:28:00 AM
The Business Journals
EDDYVILLE, Ky., Aug. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Lou Tyner, an outdoor enthusiast who lives with her husband on Lake Barkley in western Kentucky and enjoys visits from their three grown sons and th...

8/7/2018 10:56:00 PM
Kentucky New Era
Hopkinsville grown Justice Secretary John Tilley traveled to the Lake Barkley State Resort Park’s Convention Center Friday morning to testify before the Joint Committee on Judiciary. Tilley spoke for ...

8/3/2018 9:52:00 PM
Kentucky New Era
Hopkinsville grown Justice Secretary John Tilley traveled to Lake Barkley State Resort Park’s Convention Center Friday morning to testify before the Joint Committee on Judiciary. Tilley spoke for an h...

8/3/2018 9:27:00 AM
The Messenger
A measure to combat the spread of invasive Asian carp in Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley was included in the government funding bill that passed the U.S. Senate on Wednesday. The provision directs the ...

7/27/2018 10:47:00 PM
timesleader
It’s been over half a century since much of Old Kuttawa disappeared beneath the rising waters of Lake Barkley, like a modern-day Atlantis in western Kentucky. There are fewer voices who can speak to w...

7/26/2018 6:20:00 AM
The Paducah Sun
A panel discussion on Old Kuttawa will take place on Aug. 11. Old Kuttawa was flooded after the impoundment of Lake Barkley in 1966, due to the construction of Barkley Dam. Panelists Grace McConnell, ...

7/19/2018
Southeast River Forecast Center
Water Resources Outlook - July 2018

7/18/2018 7:19:00 PM
Fishing
For his win, Suggs took home $3,945. Suggs said he fished the mid-section of Lake Barkley, catching every fish he weighed on a ½-ounce black and blue-colored Strike King Denny Brauer Structure Jig wit...

7/12/2018 3:08:00 AM
WFPL
“Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley are popular fishing areas that are being threatened by the existence and the spread of Asian carp, and we must protect them. Not only are these fish a danger for the lo...

7/11/2018 9:59:00 PM
Kentucky New Era
She enjoys traveling with family, likes spending time with friends and will occasionally join both for outings at Lake Barkley. But Beth Unfried’s heart is in education. “I have dedicated my life to s...

7/10/2018 11:05:00 PM
The Paducah Sun
Sen. Mitch McConnell, a senior member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, added a provision that directs the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to bolster efforts to combat the expanding population of ...

7/5/2018 4:16:00 PM
The Fort Campbell Courier
Dams were built on the rivers to control flooding, leaving a long sliver of high ground between Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley.” In 1963, President John F. Kennedy designated the sliver of land as a N...

7/3/2018 2:00:00 PM
Kentucky New Era
By far the area with the most options is the Land Between the Lakes which will have fireworks shows at Birdsong Resort, Lake Barkley State Park, Calvert City, Paris Landing State Resort Park, Kuttawa Harbor and in Murray. Hopkinsville offers up an ...

6/29/2018 9:40:00 AM
The Paducah Sun
She was employed at Lake Barkley State Park Lodge as a waitress until her retirement. She was a member of the Union Hill Church of Christ. Mrs. Walker is survived by her husband of 39 years, Johnny Dale Walker; one son, Chris Dunnigan of Calvert City ...

6/28/2018 7:06:00 PM
Kentucky New Era
A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to temporarily halt traffic on the New US 68/KY 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton on Friday June 29, 2018. Traffic on the New US 68/KY 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton will be halted for about 5 to ...

6/21/2018 6:48:00 PM
Fishing
“I was on Lake Barkley, and used a plum-colored Zoom Ol’ Monster Worm.” McClure said he caught 11 of his 12 keepers from a mid-lake area that contained several brush piles. He said one pile ended up producing three of his largest fish, and that he ...

6/18/2018 10:27:00 PM
The News-Enterprise
For a relaxing vacation getaway, I recently rented a house on Lake Barkley. The home came with amazing views in a quiet and comfortable setting. It wasn’t a busy, rush around, get things done vacation, but instead a very quiet week shared with my mother ...

6/11/2018 7:19:00 AM
BassFan
Jake Lawrence of Paris, Tenn. caught a 19-11 stringer on Saturday to win the Lake Barkley Central FLW Series with a 3-day total of 72-04. His winning margin was 7-05 and the victory netted him $48,300. Lawrence said that he knew most of the bass would be ...

6/10/2018 12:46:00 PM
BassFan
Jake Lawrence of Paris, Tenn. caught a 19-11 stringer on Saturday to win the Lake Barkley Central FLW Series with a 3-day total of 72-04. His winning margin was 7-05 and the victory netted him $48,300. Lawrence said that he knew most of the bass would be ...

6/9/2018 6:25:00 PM
BassResource.com
Lawrence Wins FLW Tournament at Lake Barkley Jake Lawrence of Paris, Tennessee, won the FLW Series tournament at Lake Barkley Saturday CADIZ, Ky. (June 9, 2018) – Boater Jake Lawrence of Paris, Tennessee, won the FLW Series tournament at Lake Barkley ...

6/8/2018 4:38:00 PM
The Lima News
A year ago, Weisenburger finished fifth in the 2016 All-American on Lake Barkley in Cadiz, Kentucky with a 15-bass limit that weighed 40 pounds, 5 ounces. “It was frustrating to be so close to making top 10, but in this sport sometimes you just fall on ...

6/4/2018 6:52:00 AM
WVUE FOX 8 News
A boat has exploded at Lake Barkley. It happened just around 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Green Turtle Bay area near the fuel pumps. Our own Evan Gorman was on another boat in the marina and was the first to call 911. Fish and Wildlife officials say a man an ...

5/31/2018 11:07:00 PM
The Paducah Sun
Traffic on the new U.S. 68/Ky. 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton will be halted briefly this morning while one of the in-water piers on the old bridge is demolished. The 5-to 10-minute traffic halt is scheduled to begin at approximately 10:30 a.m. to allow ...

5/31/2018 4:34:00 PM
WKMS
Traffic will be briefly halted Friday morning on the New US 68/KY 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton for an explosive underwater demolition. The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says a contractor will temporarily halt traffic for five to 10 minutes around 10 ...

5/31/2018 2:03:00 PM
Kentucky New Era
A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to temporarily halt traffic on the New US 68/KY 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton on Friday Morning, June 1, 2018. Traffic on the New US 68/KY 80 Lake Barkley Bridge at Canton will be halted for ...

5/30/2018 2:18:00 PM
Tucson News Now
New photos sent to us by a witness show the moment the a boat exploded into several pieces Sunday at Lake Barkley. They were sent to us by Jason Koger. In one of the photos, he highlights just how close his family was to the blast. Officials say the couple ...

5/30/2018 2:18:00 PM
14 NEWS
New photos sent to us by a witness show the moment the a boat exploded into several pieces Sunday at Lake Barkley. They were sent to us by Jason Koger. In one of the photos, he highlights just how close his family was to the blast. Officials say the couple ...

5/29/2018 10:32:00 PM
timesleader
A new executive director is in place for the Lake Barkley Partnership for Economic Development. The partnership, recently reorganized as a three-county enterprise for Caldwell, Crittenden and Lyon counties, has been on the search for a full-time director ...

5/28/2018 11:56:00 PM
WTVW
A Daviess County family is back home tonight after witnessing a boat explosion over the weekend at Lake Barkley. The Koger family was just feet away from that blast that sent two people to the hospital and injured some of their own. "The weather was nice.

5/28/2018 5:08:00 PM
WPSD Local 6
LAKE BARKLEY, KY — The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife is investigating a boat explosion that injured two people. Investigators are still searching for answers as to why the boat exploded on Lake Barkley over the weekend. Investigators say the ...

5/28/2018 5:59:00 AM
WTVW
Multiple people have been injured in a boat explosion at Lake Barkley. According to eyewitnesses, a boat filling up with gas at Green Turtle Bay caught fire and exploded Sunday morning. An Owensboro man and his family were right next to the boat and say ...

5/28/2018 12:32:00 AM
14 NEWS
A boat has exploded at Lake Barkley. It happened just around 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Green Turtle Bay area near the fuel pumps. Our own Evan Gorman was on another boat in the marina and was the first to call 911. Fish and Wildlife officials say a man an ...

5/27/2018 8:16:00 PM
WLOX
A boat has exploded at Lake Barkley. It happened just around 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Green Turtle Bay area near the fuel pumps. Our own Evan Gorman was on another boat in the marina and was the first to call 911. Fish and Wildlife officials say a man an ...

5/27/2018 12:32:00 PM
KXXV News Channel 25
A boat has exploded at Lake Barkley. It happened just around 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Green Turtle Bay area near the fuel pumps. Our own Evan Gorman was on another boat in the marina and was the first ...

5/27/2018 12:32:00 PM
WSFA
A boat has exploded at Lake Barkley. It happened just around 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Green Turtle Bay area near the fuel pumps. Our own Evan Gorman was on another boat in the marina and was the first to call 911. Fish and Wildlife officials say a man an ...

5/27/2018 12:32:00 PM
14 NEWS
A boat has exploded at Lake Barkley. It happened just before 1:00 p.m. Sunday at the Green Turtle Bay area near the fuel pumps. Our own Evan Gorman was on another boat in the marina and was the first to call 911. Evan says it doesn't sound like anyone was ...

5/25/2018 7:30:00 AM
Kentucky New Era
Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley are filled and ready to go as the Memorial Day weekend welcomes in the start of the summer recreation season. Record spring rains have helped the Tennessee Valley Authority, through its management of the Tennessee River ...

5/23/2018 11:05:00 PM
The Paducah Sun
Kentucky Lake and Lake Barkley are filled and ready to go as the Memorial Day weekend welcomes in the start of the summer recreation season. Record spring rains have helped the Tennessee Valley Authority, through its management of the Tennessee River ...





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