Month: February 2018

  • FrenchTown Station Paducah (expanding)

    FrenchTown Station Paducah (expanding)

    PADUCAH, KY – Frenchtown Station is expanding next door into the former Slim’s BBQ building at 125 N. 11th Street in Paducah, KY. FrenchTown Station, is wonderful vintage home and garden store housed inside a historic 1930 filling station. The former eatery will be completely renovated while the adjacent home will be demolished. The extra land…

  • Floodgates Installed, Paducah, KY

    Floodgates Installed, Paducah, KY

    PADUCAH, KY – A Flood Warning was issued on February 24th for Paducah and Western Kentucky by the National Weather Service. On Sunday, February 25, the City of Paducah declared a State of Emergency and began installing 14 out of the 23 floodgates along the Ohio River. The rest of the gates will be installed…

  • FFO Home, Paducah, KY (coming)

    FFO Home, Paducah, KY (coming)

    PADUCAH, KY – FFO Home is coming soon next to Tokyo Hibachi and across from Sam’s Club on James Sanders Blvd in Paducah, KY. FFO Home is a discount furniture store that’s able to cut prices 30% to 50% by purchasing overruns and factory direct products at closeout prices. They offer same day delivery as well.…

  • Harrah’s Metropolis Flood – reopened March 15th

    Harrah’s Metropolis Flood – reopened March 15th

    METROPOLIS, IL – Harrah’s Hotel and Casino reopen after the floodwaters receded on March 15th, 2018. “Harrah’s Metropolis Casino and Hotel officially opening at 11AM on Thursday, March 15!  Due to flooding, Harrah’s Metropolis Hotel and Casino had to close on February 25, 2018 at 6:00pm until further notice. People that were scheduled to stay at…

  • Pancheros Mexican Grill Paducah (closed) 

    Pancheros Mexican Grill Paducah (closed) 

    PADUCAH, KY – Pancheros Mexican Grill has permanently closed its doors at the West Park Plaza shopping center on 5194 Hinkleville Road, Paducah, KY. The Mexican focused eatery served the community for approximately three years and carried an impressive 4.2 rating on Google Reviews. Still residing at the strip mall include Firehouse Subs, Sport Clips,…

  • Hope Light Lighthouse Metropolis, IL

    Hope Light Lighthouse Metropolis, IL

    METROPOLIS, IL – The Hope Light is a 30 foot tall lighthouse located along the Ohio River in Dorothy Miller Park in Metropolis, IL. This lighthouse was created as a ‘Beacon of Hope’ for cancer patients and cancer survivors. The light represents cancer prevention and early detection as well. The City of Metropolis donated a…

  • Burlington Paducah – Kentucky Oaks Mall (coming)

    Burlington Paducah – Kentucky Oaks Mall (coming)

    PADUCAH, KY – Burlington, formerly known as Burlington Coat Factory, is underway to open a new department store in the Kentucky Oaks Mall at 5101 Hinkleville Road in Paducah, KY. The new Burlington Department Store is seeking to move into the former Sears space. The soon-to-close Elder-Beerman store is labeled Development in Progress on the malls website as well,…