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Halloween Fun 2017 in Calvert City
Halloween Night in Calvert City saw a record number of costumed children and adults as the weather was just mildly chilly and perfect for a fun night at local churches, family homes and all along the Fifth Avenue Route.  Click here to view slideshow.

Tater Day 2017 in Benton, Kentucky
The 2017 “Tater Day” festivities wrapped up on Monday morning, April 3, with the festival’s annual parade. Judy Jaco was chosen as Grand Marshal for this year. The Marshall County High School drill teams led the Marching Marshals up Benton’s Main Street beginning at 11 a.m. and made the entire route without having any rain fall at all. There were showers later in the day but not until well after parade time. The threat of rain probably cut the crowd back somewhat but the parade was packed with floats and many different parade units and some of the onlookers said they thought the parade was one of the best in recent years. -Loyd Ford/The Lake News photos. Click here to view slideshow.

2017 Basketball season at Marshall County, Christian Fellowship and Livingston Central High School.
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Marshall County High School Host Senior Night 2017
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Marshall County High School Department of Fine Arts performs Macbeth
On November 18 and 19 the Marshall County High School Fine Arts Department presents Macbeth at the Kenneth Shadowen Performing Arts Center. Directed by Ethan May performance times are 7:00 p.m. both November 18 and 19.
Shakespeare’s Macbeth was first performed in 1606 before James I at Hampton Court Palace. Set in Scotland the tragedy opens with a prophesy that Macbeth will become the king. Along with Lady Macbeth the duo plot to kill King Duncan so Macbeth may take over the throne.  Click here to view slideshow.

Lady Marshals take Fourth District volleyball crown
Draffenville, October 18, 2016 – Marshall County High School Hannah Langhi dominated the hardwood Tuesday night amassing 33 kills in four sets to power the Lady Marshal to win the Fourth District Volley ball championship match 3-1 over a highly skilled Christian Fellowship School squad. Click here to view slideshow.

Calvert City 2016 Pink Ribbon walk for Breast cancer Awareness
A Breast Cancer Awareness Pink Ribbon Walk was held Saturday, October 15, 2016 to raise awareness of breast cancer and to support cancer victims. The walk is an annual event in Calvert City and is co-sponsored by West KY Avon Independent Sales Representatives and the City of Calvert City. Click here to view slideshow.

Grand Rivers Hunters Moon Festival 2016
Picture perfect weather provided a wonderful backdrop to festivities at Grand Rivers’ Hunters’ Moon Festival on Saturday, October 8. Thousands of people visited the town, visited the food and crafts booths and lined up along J.H. O’Bryan Avenue to see quite a parade. The first place float winner Lake City Church of God. Click here to view slideshow.

Smithland Octoberfest 2016
Fall kicked off in style in Smithland with the celebration of Octoberfest Saturday, October 1, 2016. Marching bands, parades and food were just a few of the highlights of the annual Octoberfest. The event also included a fireworks show on Saturday evening. Click here to view slideshow.
Fall Sports 2016
Fall Sports are now in full swing for the 2016 season. We have included photos from Marshall County Football, Marshals and Lady Marshals Soccer, Marshall County and Livingston Central Volleyball games, Cheerleaders, Band and more. Click here to view slideshow.

Marshall County High School 2016 Basketball Homecoming
Marshall County High School held the 2016 Basketball Homecoming Festivities on Friday night, January 29. Nikki Fehrenbacher was crowned MCHS Queen by the 2015 Homecoming Queen Bailey Greer. Click here to view slideshow.

Marshall County High School Fall Sports
We hope you enjoy the slideshow of Marshall County High School football, band and cross country teams. Photos taken on August 28, 2015. Click here.

Tractor & Antique Engine Show
Calvert City’s 2015 Tractor and Antique Engine Show at the Old Park on July 31 and August 1, drew perhaps what was the event’s largest crowd ever. Click here to view slideshow.

Cool Rides Car Show
Saturday’s AmeriBration Cool Rides Car Show was held in Calvert City on the Fourth of July, 2015. The annual car show was set up at Doctor’s Park, formerly North Park, with cars, trucks and motorcycles to admire. Click here to view slideshow.

Calvert City 2015 4th of July AmeriBration Celebration
Thousands of people packed the streets of Calvert City for AmeriBration Saturday. The event drew a bustling crowd to all three city parks. AmeriBration’s primary sponsoring organization Calvert Area Development Association along with the City of Calvert City hosted the Fourth of July celebration for the 26th consecutive year this year. Click here to view slideshow.

2015 Miss AmeriBration Beauty Pageant
The Miss AmeriBration Beauty Pageant is held each year on the Monday prior to the Fourth of July. It is held at the Calvert City Civic Center and is a fundraiser for CADA, the Calvert Area Development Association. The Miss AmeriBration Pageant has been held consecutively for 26 years by the Calvert Area Development Association. Click here to view slideshow.

Calvert City AmeriBration 5k and Youth Run 2015
The AmeriBration 5K and 1 Mile Youth run has the motto of serving families one step at a time and is co-sponsored by the Calvert-Sharpe Family Resource Center. Funds raised by the event are donated to the Marshall County Family Resource Centers for Marshall County School children. Click here to view slideshow.

Calvert Elementary and East Calloway win Baptist Health grants
Calvert City and East Calloway elementary schools are the seventh and eighth area schools to win the $16,500 grant from Baptist Health for indoor and outdoor fitness equipment, teacher training and curriculum materials. Click here for slideshow.

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