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Free Workshops at WKCTC to Assist in Bypassing Remedial Classes

May 26, 2016
PADUCAH, Ky. (5/26/16) — West Kentucky Community and Technical College can help individuals enhance their reading, writing and mathematics skills with a series of free summer workshops. WKCTC’s Adult Learning Center will host two sessions of the “Maximize…

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Find Healthy Foods While on the Go

May 26, 2016 SurfKY News
KENTUCKY (5/26/16) — Nice weather often equates to an increase in road trips. During such trips, motorists and their passengers will need to take breaks to refuel both their…
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Muhlenberg Chamber of Commerce Golf…

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CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (5/26/16) — The Greater Muhlenberg Chamber of Commerce Golf Classic will be held on Thursday, June 9, at the Central City Country Club beginning at 1 p.m. The cost for the tournament is $250 per team with prizes on every hole, prizes for best team scores and a Hole-in-One contest sponsored by Pogue Automotive. For businesses, hole sponsorships are $125 with hole and team entry…
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USDA Offers Targeted Farm Loan Funding…

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (5/26/16) — USDA Kentucky Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, John W. McCauley, reminds producers that FSA offers targeted farm ownership and farm operating loans to assist underserved applicants as well as beginning farmers and ranchers. "Each year, a portion of FSA's loan funds are set aside to lend to targeted underserved and beginning farmers and ranchers," said…
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E&C Members Selected to Help Lead House…

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WASHINGTON (5/26/16) — As momentum builds in the multi-year effort to deliver policies that say #Yes2Energy, the U.S. House of Representatives today voted to officially go to Conference with the Senate on the first comprehensive energy package in nearly 10 years. Following the vote, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) today appointed full committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI) and twelve additional…
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One Health Welcomes New Cardiologist

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Dr. Abdelkader Almanfi will begin seeing patients July 1st OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/26/16) – Owensboro Health’s One Health medical group is proud to welcome Dr. Abdelkader Almanfi, a board-certified cardiologist specializing in interventional cardiac and vascular care. Dr. Almanfi earned his medical degree at Al-Arab Medical University in Benghazi, where he also completed an internal medicine residency…
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Muhlenberg Job Corps Names Evitts…

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (5/26/16) — It is with great pleasure for the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center to announce that Mr. Mike Evitts, Maintenance Tech, was recently named employee of the month. Evitts is being recognized for his willingness to tackle any task asked of him with no hesitation. The center recently installed security cameras throughout the entire campus and Evitts has worked very hard…
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Daviess Co. Board of Education to Meet…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/26/16) — The Daviess County Public Schools Board of Education has scheduled a special luncheon meeting at noon Tuesday, May 31, in the DCPS Central Office board room, 1622 Southeastern Parkway, for the presentation of Superintendent Owens Saylor’s Capstone report. The meeting agenda is below. AGENDA 1. CALL TO ORDER Mr. Frank Riney 2. ROLL CALL Mr. Frank Riney 3. MOMENT OF…
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State Strengthens Response Efforts to…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/26/16) — With the Memorial Day holiday signaling the start of summer and vacation season for Kentuckians, the Kentucky Department for Public Health has strengthened its response efforts to Fight the Bite against Zika virus to include the ability to now test for Zika virus at its public health laboratory in Frankfort, in addition to urging people to follow mosquito precautions…
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/26/16) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Thursday, May 26. Cedric L. Poindexter, Madisonville, was charged May 25 with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs/etc. - with aggravated circumstances – first offense. Damian Fletcher, Madisonville, was charged May 25 on Daviess County warrants with failure to appear and…

Memorial Day Wreath-Laying Ceremony

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/26/16) — Join Hopkins County Judge Executive, Donald Carroll and city of Madisonville Mayor, David Jackson at 10 a.m., May 30 at the Madisonville Veterans Memorial Park, 505 North Main Street for a Memorial Day Wreath-Laying Ceremony. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Kim Blue
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Hopkins County Sheriff’s Reports…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/26/16) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Thursday, May 26. Alvie D. Martin, Calhoun, was charged May 24 on Hopkins County warrants for contempt of court, failure to appear and third-degree criminal mischief. SurfKY NewsInformation obtained from HCSO
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Wednesday…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/26/16) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Wednesday May 25, 2016. Powerball Wednesday 11 - 24 - 41 - 59 - 64 - 15 Power Play 3 Pick 3 Wednesday Midday 7 - 2 - 4 Wednesday Evening 9 - 6 - 6 Pick 4 Wednesday Midday 6 - 5 - 5 - 0 Wednesday Evening 9 - 5 - 5 - 7 Cash Ball Wednesday 6 - 8 - 17 - 25 - 9 Kicker 6 - 2 - 0 - 1 - 0 5 Cash Card Wednesday 4C…
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Jobless Rates Down in 83 Kentucky…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/26/16) — Unemployment rates fell in 83 Kentucky counties between April 2015 and April 2016, rose in 33 counties, and remained the same in four (Breathitt, Mason, Metcalfe and Owen), according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. Woodford County recorded the lowest jobless rate in the…
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Commissioner Quarles to Launch…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/26/16) — One out of every six Kentuckians – including one in four children – is food insecure. Through the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s Hunger Initiative, farmers, businesses, charitable organizations, faith groups, community leaders, government entities, and other Kentuckians will work together to search for ways to combat hunger in the Commonwealth. A news conference…
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Whitfield Helps Usher First Major…

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WASHINGTON (5/26/16) — U.S. Representative Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, led the Republican charge yesterday in support of the House amendment to S. 2012, the Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2016. The legislation will move important provisions of H.R. 8, the North American Energy Security and Infrastructure Act, which passed the House last…
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Habitat for Humanity Restore Holiday…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/26/16) — The Habitat for Humanity of Hopkins County ReStore will be closed from Thursday, May 26 through June 1. The store will resume normal business hours at 9 a.m. June 2. SurfKY News
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Pet of the Day - Foxy

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KENTUCKY (5/26/16) — Meet Foxy, she is an 8-year-old, 80 lb. white Boxer. Foxy seems to do good with all other dogs and is great with cats. She was recently boarded at an animal clinic after her owner passed away. Don't miss out on this sweet girl. Adoption fee is $100 and includes vaccinations, vet exam, microchip, and spay. Email us at to request an adoption…


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Joshua David Sampson, 36, of Echols

May 26, 2016
ECHOLS, Ky. — Joshua David Sampson, 36, of Echols, Ky., passed away Wednesday, May 25, 2016, at his parents’ home. He was born in Hartford, Ky., on Dec. 14, 1979, to David and Debbie Saling Sampson. Josh had previously been employed by Ohio County Water…

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