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Bringing the Derby Home

Bringing the Derby Home

Don and Holly Mattingly devote one day in May to a Kentucky tradition on their hometown turf

Welcome to our World!

Welcome to our World!

Genevieve Postlethwait joins PADUCAH LIFE Magazine as Associate Editor.

From the Editor

From the Editor

I REALLY hate it when people come to realize that I hail from the west “coast” of Kentucky and make the assumption that I am uncultured, illiterate, biased, and provincial or ALL of the aforementioned.   I’m sure guys hate it...

Through the windows of time

Through the windows of time

  Many things about Paducah make our hometown unique. One of the most striking is our unique and historically significant architecture. PADUCAH LIFE asked Sharon Poat and Randy Davis to help us with a series dedicated to “studies in style...

Prison Pups

Prison Pups

  Two forgotten elements of society, criminals and unwanted shelter dogs, have found each other at Fredonia’s Western Kentucky Correctional Complex’s SAFE program – as one prisoner becomes the salvation of the other. ...

The Great Escape

The Great Escape

Augusta Tilghman star quarterback Jesse Tunstill eluded his share of enemy tacklers.        But he wasn't able to flee the Germans in World War II.        Tunstill was locked up...

The National Quilt Museum: Bringing the World to Paducah

The National Quilt Museum: Bringing the World to Paducah

In an average year, over 40,000 art enthusiasts from all 50 states and over 45 foreign countries come to Paducah to visit The National Quilt Museum making a significant cultural and economic impact on our community.

Paducah Women Make an IMPACT

Paducah Women Make an IMPACT

Jeanne Van Copenolle is no stranger to the devastating effects cancer takes on a person’s body and their family. She’s also no stranger to grief. Just after losing her brother to lung cancer, Jeanne’s husband, Joe, was diagnosed...