Bowling Green, Ky – Some residents in Western Kentucky communities will be using a new area code starting in April. Henderson, Madisonville, Hopkinsville, Murray, and Paducah are some of the towns affected by the change. To see a map of the counties that will be under the new area code, go to the website of the Public Service Commission: www.psc.ky.gov. Kevin Willis has this report.
Bowling Green, Ky – When the US ambassador to Iraq this week met a high-level Iranian envoy, it was a groundbreaking moment. The meeting was the first of its kind since the Iranian takeover of the US embassy in Tehran over 20 years ago. WKU Political Science Professor and Iran expert Sol Kiasatpour says some factions in Tehran actually support increased talks with the US.
Hodgenville, Ky – In Larue County, preperations are already underway for a two year Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial celebration starting next year. Lisa Autry recenty spoke to state Senator Dan Kelly of Springfield, who is a member of the Bicentennial board.
Frankfort, Ky – Kentucky's Attorney General says domestic partner benefits at the state's two largest public universities are in conflict with a recent amendment to the state constitution. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports from Frankfort.
Bowling Green, Ky – Kentucky 2nd District Rep. Ron Lewis says while he opposes the Senate immigration plan, it will likely become law. As Kevin Willis reports, the Hardin County Republican spoke Wednesday in Bowling Green.