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)

krigerMADISONVILLE, Ky. (8/13/14) — The Madisonville-Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Kroger Company Wednesday, Aug. 13.

“This is just another example of local businesses continuing to invest in Madisonville-Hopkins County,” said Chamber President Lee Lingo. “This helps to better provide the best services and the best products to our residents.”

Kroger Company is one of the largest grocery retailers, that believes in building strong local ties and brand loyalty with customers.

“I want to thank everyone who has worked hard on this,” said store manager Tim Koehn. “I also want to thank all our loyal customers, who have gone through this whole process with us and stayed true to us. It is awesome to be a part of this city and sure appreciate each and every one of our customers for staying loyal to us.”

For customer loyalty, Kroger Company gave out free Boston Butt’s with coupons for those who came to the ribbon cutting.

Amber Averitt
SurfKY Lead News Reporter
Photos by Amber Averitt

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