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Bevin Appoints McCoy to UK Board of Trustees

October 18, 2017
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Oct. 17, 2017) – Gov. Matt Bevin announced today he has appointed Elizabeth Griffin McCoy of Hopkinsville to the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees. McCoy will replace Kelly Knight Craft, who has resigned to accept a presidential…

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Owensboro Catholic Ousts Ohio County, 5-0

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (10/17/17) — Owensboro Catholic blanked Ohio County 5-0 in the opening round of the 3rd Region Girls' Soccer Tournament at Muhlenberg County on Monday, eliminating…
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Owsley Honored with Quality of Life…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (10/18/17) — The Wendell Foster agency announced organization Director of Recreation Jennifer Owsley has won LeadingAge Kentucky’s statewide Quality of Life Award for her work in creating a meaningful quality of life for people with disabilities served by Wendell Foster. She received the award at LeadingAge Kentucky’s annual conference awards luncheon yesterday at the Galt House in…
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Jennie Stuart Health Convenient Care…

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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (10/18/17) — Jennie Stuart Health announced its new Convenient Care fall hours. The new hours of operation are 1 p.m.-8 p.m. Monday-Friday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. SurfKY News
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State Industrial Hemp Research Pilot…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (10/18/17) — Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles announced the Kentucky Department of Agriculture has opened the application period for Kentuckians wishing to participate in the state’s industrial hemp research pilot program for the 2018 growing season. “I am proud to report that our program participants grew more than 3,200 acres of hemp this year, the most ever under the…
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Pet of the day is Penny

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KENTUCKY (10/18/17) — Pet of the day is Penny. Penny is a 4 year old domestic medium hair girl who is super sweet. Penny come in when her owners were moving and unable to take her with them. Penny lived in a home with other cats and was loyal to her litter box. Penny loves human attention but is not a needy girl. Penny would likely prefer a quieter home where she can lay around and take long…
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Paul to Hold Hearing on Federal…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (10/17/17) — Sen. Rand Paul, chairman of the Federal Spending Oversight and Emergency Management Subcommittee for the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, will hold a hearing entitled, “Broken Beakers: Federal Support for Research,” at 2:30 p.m. EDT Wednesday. The subcommittee will explore the federal government’s role in funding scientific research and examine…
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Madisonville Business Hosting Toy, Coat…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (10/17/17) — Madisonville Cash Express is conducting a Toy and Coat Drive Challenge to help families in need as the holidays approach. The business is accepting new or gently used toys, coats, shoes, clothing and nonperishable items at its dropbox locations through Dec. 9, 1102 S. Main St., Madisonville. SurfKY News
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Kyndle Regional Industry of the Year…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (10/17/17) — Kyndle announced there is still time to be a sponsor of the 2017 Kyndle Regional Industry of the Year Luncheon, which will take place 11:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 30 at Preston Arts Center on the Henderson Community College campus. Organizers expect a broad-based audience of not only industries, but also hotels, small businesses, car dealerships, churches, the hospital,…
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Governor's Ceremonial Signing of School…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (10/17/17) – Gov. Matt Bevin ceremonially signed House Bill 520 joined by legislators, education officials and community leaders, today in the State Capitol Rotunda. Enacted during the regular session of the 2017 General Assembly, HB 520 enables the creation of public charter schools for the first time in the Commonwealth. “We owe it to the generations yet to come to provide them…
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Princeton Police Reports Released -…

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PRINCETON, Ky. (10/17/17) — The Princeton Police Department released the following reports. Stephanie K. West, 49 of Madisonville was charged Oct. 13 on a Muhlenberg County warrant for contempt of court. Billy J. Irvin, 33 of Dawson Springs was charged Oct. 13 on a Hopkins County warrant for theft by unlawful taking less than $500. Chanse D. Whitis, 27 of Paducah was charged Oct. 13 with theft by…
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Owensboro Property Maintenance Code…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (10/17/17) — The Owensboro Property Maintenance Code Enforcement Board will meet at 1 p.m. tomorrow, Oct. 18 in Room 406, located on the fourth floor at City Hall, 101 E. Fourth Street. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Sherry Girten
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West 3rd, Frederica Streets Closure…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (10/17/17) — Both lanes of West Third Street at Frederica Street will be closed and one lane of Frederica Street at West 3rd Street will be closed for street repair starting Thursday, Oct. 19. The closure is expected to last through Friday, Oct. 20 pending no delays or inclement weather. A detour will be appropriately marked for this closure. Please use caution and attention while…
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Hopkins County Sheriff’s Reports

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (10/17/17) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports today: Devon L. Hall of Earlington was charged Oct. 13 with second-degree sexual abuse. Samuel E. Thomas of Madisonville was charged Oct. 11 with theft by deception (under $500). William D. Herron of Mortons Gap was charged Oct. 11 with failure to appear. Johnathan Alexander of Madisonville was charged…
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Pet of the day is Constantine

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KENTUCKY (10/17/17) — Pet of the day is Constantine. Constantine is a gorgeous 6 month old domestic short hair guy. Constantine loves attention and does well with other animals. Constantine was in a home and returned at no fault of his own. Constantine would fit well into just about any home. Constantine is already declawed as well. Constantine's adoption fee is $60 which includes his rabies,…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (10/16/17) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: Andwele J. Arrington of Oakland, California was charged Oct. 15 with trafficking in marijuana (less than 5 pounds) and possession of drug paraphernalia. Jamaal S. Phillips of Madisonville was charged Oct. 15 with trafficking in marijuana (less than 5 pounds/second offense), tampering with physical…
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Baptist Health Paducah November…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (10/16/17) — Baptist Health Paducah has issued its November calendar of events. Parkinson’s Support Group9:30 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1 and 15, Shirley Trail Lanier Classroom, Medical Park 2, Baptist Health Paducah. Phone 270-575-2721 for more information. Diabetes Support Group1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 1, Shirley Trail Lanier Classroom, Medical Park 2, Baptist Health Paducah.…
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Owensboro Sister Cities Directors to…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (10/16/17) — Notice is hereby given that the Owensboro Sister Cities and Regions Board of Directors will meet at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18 at the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau located at 215 E 2nd Street. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Leslie Neeley

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Harold David Howard, 71 of Owensboro

October 18, 2017
OWENSBORO, Ky. (10/18/17) — Harold David Howard, 71, of Owensboro passed away Tuesday, Oct. 10 at University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington. He was born July 13, 1946 in Hartford to the late Joseph A. and Ethel June Boggess Howard. He was a US Army…

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