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Cancer Support Group Formed in Muhlenberg Co.

August 31, 2016
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (8/31/16) — A cancer survivor turned advocate for others has formed a support group with the help of Muhlenberg County Relay for Life and American Cancer Society. The Muhlenberg County Cancer Support Group will hold its first meeting at…

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VIDEO: UK Athletics Nutritionist Wants to Help All Students Stay Healthy

August 31, 2016 SurfKY News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/31/16) — We’ve all heard the warning about the “freshman 15.” But is the prediction that freshmen will gain 15 pounds during their first year of college accurate?
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Cub Scout Pack 273 Holding Sign-ups…

Dustin Bratcher, SurfKY News
BEAVER DAM, Ky. (8/31/16) — Cub Scout Pack 273 will be having sign-ups on Thursday, Sept. 1, at 6 p.m at Beaver Dam Elementary and again on Sept. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at Wayland Elementary. This registration is for all boys 1st grade and up. The new pack leader is Michael McEwen. Cub Scout activities will included camping, hiking, fishing, after school meetings, and the Pinewood Derby. SurfKy…
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Whitfield Announces Decision to Leave…

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WASHINGTON (8/31/16) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01) has notified Governor Matt Bevin and House Speaker Paul Ryan that he will resign as First District Congressman on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, at 6 p.m. A copy of the letter to Governor Bevin is attached hereto. Congressman Whitfield also stated he would announce his future plans within the next 30 days. SurfKY News Information provided by Robert…

UPDATE: Hopkins County Traffic Advisory

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (8/31/16) — Kentucky 1034/Rose Creek Road in Hopkins County is expected to reopen to traffic at about 4:30 p.m., today, at the site of a cross drain replacement project at mile point 7.9 west of Madisonville. The roadway will remain open overnight. However, Kentucky 134/Rose Creek Road will be closed during the day again on Thursday, Sept. 1. Motorists should take an alternate…
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Owensboro Board of Commissioners…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/31/16) — The Owensboro Board of Commissioners meeting for Sept. 6, has been cancelled. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by the City of Owensboro
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Tuesday…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/31/16) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Tuesday Aug. 30, 2016. Mega Millions Tuesday 28 - 32 - 41 - 51 - 71 - 11 Megaplier 4 Pick 3 Tuesday Midday 9 - 8 - 6 Tuesday Evening 5 - 5 - 4 Pick 4 Tuesday Midday 1 - 2 - 8 - 4 Tuesday Evening 8 - 4 - 8 - 4 Cash Ball Tuesday 3 - 4 - 10 - 16 - 10 Kicker 5 - 9 - 1 - 3 - 4 5 Cash Card Tuesday 6H - 6S - QS…
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UK Public Health, Aging Researchers…

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/31/16) — Researchers in the University of Kentucky College of Public Health and UK College of Medicine recently published a landmark study examining the relationships between diabetes and two types of cognitive dysfunction, Alzheimer’s disease and cerebrovascular disease. The results of the study, which appeared in a recent issue of Alzheimer’s and Dementia, suggest a…
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Madisonville-Hopkins County EDC…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (8/31/16) — The Madisonville/Hopkins County Economic Development Corporation announced that The Fall Learning Series will be held September through November 2016. Cost per person is $50 per session, which includes lunch. These events are open to the public. The first class in this series will be QuickBooks Module 4 – Payroll, from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., on Sept. 9, at the…
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Pet of the Day - Tucker

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KENTUCKY (8/31/16) — Meet Tucker. Tucker was rescued by Molly's Mutts from a shelter after him and his littermate, Willow, were dumped there in their old age. Tucker and Willow are both 13-years-old, and need a quiet calm home to live out their lives. Tucker is a very sweet boy, but a little shy. We know we will get him out of his shell in no time though. We love Tucker's gentle disposition and…
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Edge Ice Center Open Labor Day

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/30/16) — The City of Owensboro’s Edge Ice Center will be open from noon to 4 p.m. this Monday, Sept. 5, for a special Labor Day public skating session. A holiday rate of only $4 per person will be offered, and includes admission and skate rental. There are no spectator fees for parents and/or guardians wishing to take advantage of the spacious off-ice area that includes free…
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MJCC celebrates Valedictorian,…

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (8/30/16) — Muhlenberg Job Corps Center joined 126 Job Corps centers across the country to celebrate the Sixth Annual “National Job Corps Commencement Day” ceremony on Thursday, Aug. 25, to congratulate the Job Corps students who showed "Job Corps Works!" by completing the program this year. National Job Corps Commencement Day, special guest speaker was, Mr. Sean Mooningham ,…
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Muhlenberg Rotary Donates $750 to South…

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CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (8/30/16) — The Rotary Club of Muhlenberg County made a $750 donation to the South Elementary Resource Center last week. Pictured are Rotarian Megan Halcomb, Kim Meadows with South Elementary and Rotarian Lisa Newman. SurfKy NewsInformation and photo provided by Stuart Stone
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American Airlines Awards Customer Cup…

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FORT WORTH, TEXAS (8/30/16) – American Airlines will be celebrating a customer service victory in Evansville, Ind., this week as the airline announced that Evansville Regional Airport is among the top seven airports to be honored for outstanding customer experience during the second quarter of 2016. The program is called the Customer Cup, the winners of which are recognized each quarter. "We…
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MCC Student Sarah DeWitt Named to 2016…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (8/30/16) — Madisonville Community College student Sarah DeWitt has been named to the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association/RehabCare 2016 All Academic Team. The selection recognizes DeWitt as an outstanding physical therapy student member of the American Physical Therapy Association/KPTA who is likely to make a significant impact upon the profession. A native of Louisville,…
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Edge Ice Center Offers Learn-to-Skate…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/30/16) — The City of Owensboro’s Edge Ice Center is accepting registrations for its September session of Learn-to-Skate classes. The Learn-to-Skate program is part of the ISI’s (Ice Skating Institute) WeSkate program, the nation’s largest recreational ice skating organization. Classes are available for all ages and abilities, from tots to adults and are held once a week on…
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DCPS celebrates 2016 AP Scholars

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/30/16) — The Daviess County Public Schools district is proud to announce that 110 students have been recognized by the College Board for their exceptional achievements on the college-level AP Exams. Students take AP Exams in May after completing challenging college-level courses at their high schools. The College Board recognizes several levels of achievement, based on the…
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Koger is ‘Handing Back’ to Local Kids

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/30/16) — Jason Koger, whose “Handing Back” foundation has provided support and served as an educational forum for amputees, will visit a joint gathering of Family Resource Center coordinators from the Daviess County and Owensboro public schools districts at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31, at the DCPS Learning Center, 1700 Parrish Plaza Drive. Koger will present a check that will…


Abram William Monroe, of Narrows

August 31, 2016
NARROWS, Ky. — Abram William Monroe, infant son of Aaron and Brittany Quisenberry Monroe, died Aug. 26, 2016, at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Survivors include parents, Aaron and Brittany Quisenberry Monroe; maternal grandparents Denny and Cathy…

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