DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)
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benton 8thZane Stroud, Brady Morgan and Grant UtleyBENTON, Ky. (10/29/13) — Benton Middle School eighth grade students visited the River Discovery Center, the Paducah Area Painter Alliance Gallery, and the Yeiser Art Center during a recent trip. After studying about our regional geography, economy, and history in class students visited the center to study about the impact that rivers have had on Western Kentucky. As an enhancement to their art education, they viewed the work of artist Dale Leys, an instructor and artist at MSU, and the work of many regional artist at the PAPA Gallery.

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