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Join in the Fun at the 41st Annual Piney Campers' Fair

August 31, 2014 Land Between The Lakes
GOLDEN POND, Ky. (8/31/14) — Piney Campground at Land Between The Lakes will host its 41st Annual Campers' Fair Sept. 17-21, 2014. The Campers' Fair will showcase the newest in RVs, camping equipment, golf carts and boats. The flea…
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Providence Police Reports Released

Chief Brent McDowell
PROVIDENCE, Ky. (9/1/14) ― The Providence Police Department released the following arrest reports Monday, Sept. 1. Linda McNary, 51, Providence, was charged Aug. 26 for two counts of second-degree burglary. Samantha Lewis, 25, Olive Hill, was arrested Aug. 26 on four Carter County bench warrants. Kenneth Blevins, 46, Cattlesburg, Ky., was arrested Aug. 26 on a Boyd County bench warrant.… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Sunday…

Kentucky Lottery
FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/1/14) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Sunday Aug. 31, 2014. Pick 3 Sunday Evening 1 - 5 - 7 Pick 4 Sunday Evening 8 - 0 - 0 - 5 Winning numbers of the Kentucky Lottery are determined by the numbers drawn and not by the numbers reported. The Kentucky Lottery is not responsible for misprinted numbers on this page or any other medium. The… Read More...
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2014 Henderson County High School…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (9/1/14) — All children preschool through fifth grade are invited to attend the 2014 Henderson County High School Little Colonel Cheer Clinic. This clinic, presented by the HCHS Cheerleaders, will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014,in the Main Gymnasium of Henderson County High School Upon completion of the program, participants will meet HCHS Cheerleaders… Read More...
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Letter to the Editor - The Carbon…

Lynn Goldfarb
KENTUCKY (9/1/14) — The Aug. 31 'Whitfield Responds to Obama's UN Climate Gambit,' reports the Republican. Energy and Power Subcommittee Chairman claims that even a symbolic U.S. commitment to cut carbon emissions will "impose real costs on all Americans." Not so. The "job killer" mantra long used by the GOP as a reason to oppose any actions to ward of the much greater dangers of future climate… Read More...
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Museum Board Finalizes Decision on…

National Corvette Museum
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (9/1/14) — The National Corvette Museum Board of Directors held their quarterly meeting and finalized plans for repair of the Museum's Skydome building, and the eight Corvettes affected by the Feb. 12, 2014 sinkhole collapse. After careful review of additional information and revised plans with price quotes from the construction company, the board voted to completely fill in… Read More...
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UK Rifle Announces Rena Goodwin as…

UK Athletics
LEXINGTON, Ky. (9/1/14) — The UK rifle team has announced that Rena Goodwin will serve as an assistant coach for the 2014-15 season. Goodwin joins UK head coach Harry Mullins' staff after a decorated career at Ole Miss. "We're very excited," Mullins said. "Rena has tremendous work ethic. She has a solid foundation of beliefs for the sport. She also has a strong will to win. " "Her enthusiasm is… Read More...
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Natural Bridge Chef Wins Cast-Iron…

Gil Lawson
SLADE, Ky. (9/1/14) – Kendra Epperson, a chef at Natural Bridge State Resort Park, was a Cast-Iron Chef cooking competition winner during the 2014 Kentucky State Fair. Epperson, who also picked up a Cast-Iron Chef win in 2010, was given secret ingredients to prepare in 30 minutes. She cooked sirloin steak with sauteed onions, fettuccine alfredo with vegetables and a creamy southwest roll up. The… Read More...
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Kentucky and West Virginia Attorney…

Bill Bissett
KENTUCKY (9/1/14) — The Attorneys General of Kentucky and West Virginia – Jack Conway and Patrick Morrisey – have joined with the Attorneys General of ten other states in litigation in the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia challenging the authority of the United States Environmental Protect Agency to issue standards of performance for existing power plants under Section… Read More...
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Apollo Area Alliance to Host…

Abby Shelton
OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/1/14) — The Apollo Area Alliance will host a neighborhood cleanup. The cleanup will take place from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 13.. All residents in the cleanup area are invited to help beautify the neighborhood by picking up litter along sidewalks and streets on their cleanup day. The Sanitation Department will provide free curbside pickup for junk furniture, appliances… Read More...
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Dawson Springs Police Reports Released

Chief William C. Crider
DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (9/1/14) — The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following arrest reports Monday, Sept. 1. James Fairchild, 28, of Dawson Springs, was charged with contempt of court Aug. 26 on a Hopkins County warrant. Capt. Jonathan Sholar was the charging officer. Carey Bowlsbey, 47, address unknown, was charged Aug. 26 with public intoxication. Brad Ross was the charging… Read More...
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Hopkins County Family YMCA to Host 9/11…

Kelly L Forbes
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/1/14) — In conjunction with the Madisonville 9/11 Heroes Run, the Hopkins County Family YMCA will host a 9/11 Heroes Meet and Greet from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5 at 150 YMCA Drive, Madisonville sports fields . Air Evac Lifeteam, Madisonville Fire Department, Madisonville Police Department, Medical Center Ambulance Service and PHI Air Medical Helicopter will have… Read More...
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Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

Karen McKnight
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/1/14) — The following misdemeanor indictments were recently returned by a Hopkins County Grand Jury. Richard Mortellaro, 40, of Madisonville, fourth-degree assault. David Miller, 28, of Nortonville, operating an ATV on a roadway, second-degree operating a motor vehicle with intent to elude or flee police, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or other… Read More...
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Teacher Appreciation at Land Between…

Land Between The Lakes
GOLDEN POND, Ky. (9/1/14) — Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area offers teachers free general admission to The Homeplace, Golden Pond Planetarium and Woodlands Nature Station on Saturday, Sept. 20 and Sunday, Sept. 21. Current and retired teachers, home educators and their immediate families qualify for free entry. Be sure to bring a letter printed on your school letterhead, a school… Read More...
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Artists, Sponsors, Locations and Events…

Samantha McClary
HENDERSON, Ky. (9/1/14) — You have probably noticed the painted guitars located throughout Henderson over the past few months. Guitarpalooza was the latest creation of the Henderson Regional Hospital Foundation, a fusion of music and art to foster health and wellness and fun for the Henderson Community. Guitarpalooza has turned out to be one of the largest fundraising events the Henderson… Read More...
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Labor Day, Any Day, Count Your Blessings

Glenn Mollette
KENTUCKY (9/1/14) — The average American is happy to have a paying job with the opportunity to make a little more money. Most Americans would like to work a few extra hours when they could. However, many Americans dream of retiring to fish, golf, garden or relax. Others enjoy working so much that they never quit. It all depends on the kind of work you do. If you are a coal miner, then retirement… Read More...
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WKCTC Kicks Off New Diversity and…

Tammy Thompson
PADUCAH, Ky. (9/1/14) — West Kentucky Community and Technical College kicks off its new diversity and inclusion program series in September. The series is a collaboration between the WKCTC's student development and cultural diversity offices, the Student Multicultural Appreciation Club and the Campus Diversity and Inclusion committee. The programs are designed to reflect the college's commitment… Read More...
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UK Hoops' Drake Decides to Forego…

UK Athletics
LEXINGTON, Ky. (9/1/14) — Samantha Drake, who suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus in her left knee last season, has decided not to play her senior season and will instead focus on her academics and graduating in the spring. "I would like to thank Mr. Barnhart, all of my teammates and coaches for giving me the opportunity to be a part of this amazing women's basketball program… Read More...
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Providence Literary Festival Brings…

Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (8/29/14) — Sponsored by the Providence Tourism Commission, the Providence VFW will be hosting the first Providence Literary Festival from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14 with special guest Jay Bonansinga, co-author of the ‘Walking Dead’ novels. Jay Bonansinga was hired as the “house novelist” for Robert Kirkman’s award-winning series, “The Walking Dead.” Bonansinga also… Read More...
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Passenger in Officer-Involved Shooting…

Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (8/31/14) – The names of the two people involved in a shooting altercation with a police officer Saturday in Central City have been released. While the driver is accused of trying to run over a police officer, the passenger in the vehicle has been taken into custody on a list of charges including armed robbery. According to Kentucky State Police Trooper Jerry Knight, Jesse… Read More...
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Dave Says - Aug. 31, 2014

Dave Ramsey
KENTUCKY (8/31/14) — This week Dave discusses to repair now or buy later and no pets allowed. Dear Dave, I’m driving a 10-year-old car with 195,000 miles on it. The car needs $1,500 in repairs, and it’s worth $5,000. I have $40,000 in cash saved, $40,000 in investments and I make $80,000 a year. I also have $15,000 in student loan debt, but the only other thing I owe on is my house. Should I pay… Read More...
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Whitfield Responds to Reports of…

Marty Irby
WASHINGTON (8/31/14) — Energy and Power Subcommittee Chairman Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY) responded to reports that the Obama administration intends to circumvent Congress in striking an international agreement on global greenhouse gas emissions. President Obama failed to enact cap-and-tax legislation with a Democratic House and Senate in the 111th Congress, and Republican members have expressed… Read More...
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Outdoor Truths - Aug. 31, 2014

Gary Miller
KENTUCKY (8/31/14) — We are quickly coming to everyone’s favorite time of year. The signs of summer’s close are the start of school, Labor Day, and another deer season. Autumn in most states brings cool mornings and warm evenings. It’s the days that country folks enjoy the screen door and open windows. The air seems cleaner and fresher, and the once hazy skies are now as clear as a mountain… Read More...
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Kyle Cody Named Second Best Prospect in…

UK Athletics
LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/31/14) — Kentucky junior right-hander Kyle Cody has been ranked as the second-best prospect in the Cape Cod League, in a ranking of the top-30 prospects in the talent-laden circuit, it was announced by Baseball America. A native of Chippewa Falls, Wis., Cody was the starting pitcher in the 2014 Cape Cod League All-Star Game for the Western Division. A 6-foot-7, 245-pounder, Cody… Read More...
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Daviess County Traffic Advisory

Keith Todd
DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (8/31/14) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close Kentucky 298 in Daviess County starting Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. Kentucky 298/Hill Bridge Road will be closed at mile point 2.857 to allow a cross drain to be replaced and additional drainage and shoulder work. This closure point is along Kentucky 298 near the South Fork Panther Creek Bridge between East Pettit… Read More...
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Join in the Fun at the 41st Annual…

Land Between The Lakes
GOLDEN POND, Ky. (8/31/14) — Piney Campground at Land Between The Lakes will host its 41st Annual Campers' Fair Sept. 17-21, 2014. The Campers' Fair will showcase the newest in RVs, camping equipment, golf carts and boats. The flea market will include arts, crafts and other items for sale. The event is open and free to the general public Saturday, Sept. 20 from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., and Sunday, Sept.… Read More...
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Henderson County Traffic Advisory

Keith Todd
HENDERSON, Ky. (8/31/14) — A contractor plans a daytime lane restriction for southbound traffic along the US 41 North Strip at Henderson starting Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014. This lane daytime restriction is to allow construction of concrete entrances at the new Max Fuels convenience store being constructed along the southbound lanes in the 3100 Block of US 41 North in Henderson. Lane restrictions at… Read More...
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MCC Program Enrolls High School…

Joyce Riggs
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (8/31/14) — More than 1,000 high school students this year will earn college credit through the Pathways to College Program at Madisonville Community College. Dr. Judith Rhoads, MCC President, proudly explains that "students taking dual or articulated credit at high schools and tech campuses in Caldwell, Crittenden, Henderson, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, and Webster counties earn… Read More...
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Fox Looks to Transition to Full-Time…

UK Athletics
LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/31/14) — As a freshman, Kentucky utilized Kaelon Fox in just about every position on the field except goalkeeper. Now, entering his sophomore season, UK head coach Johan Cedergren is hoping that a firm positional role for Fox will help the standout from Louisville's St. Xavier High School. A 6-foot-2, 155-pounder, Fox is firmly entrenched as a center back, alongside 6-foot-3… Read More...
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Legislator's Log - Week of Aug. 31, 2014

Brent Yonts
KENTUCKY (8/31/14) — America's workforce is hardly anything like it was 120 years ago when Congress officially marked the first Monday in September as Labor Day. Then a nation of farmers and steam engines, today's workforce is linked by a complex digital network tracking production in every field from aerospace engineering to retail sales to the family farm. The entire U.S. population in 1890… Read More...
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Local Company Develops Trailers…

Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (8/31/14) — Compassion International is a Christian organization which, according to Chelsea Vocal, 'Releases children from spiritual, economic, social and physical poverty and enables them to become responsible fulfilled Christian adults.' Vocal is the tour director for Compassion International's Compassion Trailers. The trailers consist of two 53-foot, double slide-out, semi… Read More...

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Betty Holt Traylor, 80, of Madisonville, Ky

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. — Betty Holt Traylor, 80, of Madisonville, Ky. passed away Friday, August 29, 2014 at Baptist Health Hospital in Madisonville. She was born January 31, 1934 to the late Melvin…
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