Alcohol Beverage Control

The mission of the McCracken County Alcohol Beverage Control Department is to protect the public welfare and interest by regulating the alcoholic beverage industry through licensing, education and the enforcement of alcohol laws and regulations, as well as combating youth access to alcoholic beverages and tobacco products in McCracken County.

Department Leadership:

Deputy Judge Executive Doug Moore
dmoore@mccrackenky.com
(270) 444-4707

Office Address:

301 South 6th Street
Paducah, KY 42003

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Frequently Requested Documents:

ABC Ordinance 2014-01

ABC Ordinance 2014-2

2014 ABC License Types and Fees

ABC Statutes and Regulations:

Chapter 241 Alcoholic Beverages-Administration and Control 

Chapter 242-Local Option 

Chapter 243-Licenses and Taxes 

Chapter 244-Prohibitions, Restrictions and Regulations 

ABC Regulations 


Courthouse Hours

  • Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
  • Sheriff’s Office: open until 5:30 p.m. on Monday
  • District Clerk: open until 5:30 p.m. on Monday
  • Circuit Clerk: open until 5:30 p.m. on Monday
  • County Clerk: open until 5:30 p.m. on Monday