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Lady Colonels Shut Out Hancock County

April 17, 2015 Steve LeMaster
HENDERSON, Ky. (4/17/15) — Host Henderson County limited Hancock County to three hits and pulled away to win 3-0 in a high school softball game Thursday evening. Henderson County pitcher Maci Brown worked the three-hitter and earned…
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Whitfield Meets with Kentucky Bar…

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WASHINGTON (4/18/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, met in his Washington office April 14 with representatives of the Kentucky Bar Association. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Robert Hankins Read More...
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Teen Suspect of Valentine's Day…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (4/18/15) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, a teenager charged in connection with the Valentine’s Day shooting of a Paducah man turned himself in and was arrested Thursday afternoon. The report said Kiante Vaughn, 18, turned himself in at the U.S. Marshals’ office in the Federal Courthouse downtown and was turned over to detectives with PPD. Det. Chris Baxter said… Read More...
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Paducah Main Street Organizes 'Meet the…

Pam Spencer
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/18/15) — Paducah Main Street is organizing a new, unprecedented event for the Paducah community. Meet the Artists, a Celebration of Art and Community will be held from 4 until 8 p.m., Thursday June 18 at the historic and recently rehabilitated Coca-Cola building located at 3141 Broadway. Meet the Artists is an opportunity for Paducah artists to connect and reconnect with the… Read More...
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Hooked on Science - Skewer a Balloon

Jason Lindsey
KENTUCKY (4/18/15) — We all know sharp objects and balloons do not go together. So how can you get a skewer through a balloon without popping it? Our "Science Guy" Jason Lindsey with Hooked on Science and a kid scientist show us the science secret. INGREDIENTS Skewer Balloon INSTRUCTIONS STEP 1: Blow up the balloon, let some of the air out of the balloon, and then tie a knot at the end to hold… Read More...
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WKCTC's Science Seminar Discusses…

Tammy Thompson
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/18/15) — West Kentucky Community and Technical College is hosting "Background to Trees in Paducah" as part of its Science Seminar Series April 22. During the free seminar, which will be held from 11a.m. – noon, in Waller Hall, Room 112, visitors can learn about the diversity of trees found within the region, including the Japanese Maple, Red Bud and Weeping Cherry, along with an… Read More...
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Market Commentary - April 18, 2015

Randall L. Franklin
KENTUCKY (4/18/15) — How much is one trillion? If you waited one trillion seconds, it would take 31,688 years. If you had a trillion dollars, and spent $10 million a day, it would take 273 years to go broke. If you taped $100 bills end-to-end, you could wrap the earth 41 times with $1 trillion dollars. Alternatively, you could paper over Delaware in $100 bills – twice. Last week, the value of… Read More...
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Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/18/15) ― The following meetings and events are scheduled for the following week: The 24th Annual Home and Garden Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at the Ballard Convention Center. For more information, call (270) 841-7728. Pam’s Dance Barn will be dancing the night away from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at 35 Cedar Lane. For more information,… Read More...
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Keeping the Faith - 'God Smiles'

Ronnie McBrayer
KENTUCKY (4/18/15) — Over the last two years the world has combated the largest Ebola epidemic in history. And the current upsurge, beginning in West Africa in 2013, continues even though it has fallen off the front pages of our newspapers. Ebola is a fearful disease. There are multiple strains, a dreadful mortality rate, and scientists know precious little about it, as Ebola is relatively new to… Read More...
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Alma Randolph Charitable Foundation to…

Cherita Flener
OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/18/15) — The Alma Randolph Charitable Foundation is excited to announce the Ladies Luncheon and Fashion Show on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at the Owensboro Convention Center. The festivities begin at 11 a.m. with a silent auction followed by a luncheon and fashion show at Noon. Tickets are $35 per person or $280 for a table of eight and are available at sponsoring boutiques or by… Read More...
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An Open Letter from an Addict

Olivia Kirks
KENTUCKY (4/17/15) — The purpose of the following open letter written by Olivia Kirks, is to provide insight about the disease of addiction. In it, she shares her own experience with opiate addiction. Having battled drug abuse since 2006, Olivia proudly attests to being clean and sober since July 17, 2014. To those who suffer with us and because of us: First of all, you need to know that my… Read More...
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Kentucky Hospital Association and March…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — In 2012, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services launched the Partnership for Patients’ Hospital Engagement Network. Through that program, and through a partnership between the Anthem Foundation and the Kentucky Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, Inc. (KIPSQ), a nonprofit subsidiary of the Kentucky Hospital Association (KHA), many Kentucky birthing… Read More...
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Paducah Police Seek Unidentified Man

Robin Newberry
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (4/17/15) — Paducah police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who may have information about a stolen vehicle, and in locating the vehicle itself. Officer AJ Parrish was called at 6:06 p.m. Thursday to Shelby’s Wheel and Tire on Kentucky Avenue. Chey Barber was next door at Michael’s Pizza, viewing surveillance video. Barber told Parrish that he had arrived… Read More...
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Senior Volunteers File Job Corps…

Karen Robinson
GREENVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Retired Senior Volunteers of Muhlenberg County visited the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center in late March to file 22 student tax returns. This is the ninth consecutive year the RSVP volunteers have come to the center to file tax returns free of charge for the students. The RSVP tax filing program has been in existence for the past 20 years in Muhlenberg County. Many of… Read More...
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PPD Hosting 'Drug Take-Back' Saturday…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Paducah Police Department will hold a “drug take-back” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday April 18, 2015 at the main entrance to Kentucky Oaks Mall. The event allows residents from throughout western Kentucky and southern Illinois to rid their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. The police department cannot accept liquids or… Read More...
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HCHS Teacher Receives Award for…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (4/17/15) — On Monday, April 13, 2015, Laura Freeman, member of the Henderson Breakfast Lions Club and co-advisor for the HCHS Leo Club, was presented with the Finis E. Davis Fellowship Award for Humanitarian Work at the monthly Leo Club meeting. This award, presented by Past District Governor Eldon Pontius and current District Governor Penny Hardwick, is one of the highest awards… Read More...
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HPD to Target Speeders in Downtown Area

Hopkinsville Police Department
HOPKINVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — Recently the Hopkinsville Police Department conducted a five day long speed study on Main Street between West 9th Street and West 14th Street by using a stationary radar. During this five day speed study, 4,378 vehicles were observed and the results showed 3,326 of the 4,378 vehicles were traveling above the posted speed limit of 25 mph. Beginning Monday April 20,… Read More...
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Webster County Traffic Advisory

Keith Todd
WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (4/17/15) — A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans a traffic shift along a work zone on the Breathitt-Pennyrile Parkway in Webster County on Saturday, April 18. 2015. This traffic shift for both northbound and southbound traffic is along a 2-mile long work zone that runs from mile point 59.289 near the Deer Creek Bridge extending northward to mile point… Read More...
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Police Officers Building Up Community…

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — Men and women in blue not only strive to protect and serve the community on the clock, but also are putting the hammer to the nail by serving others off-duty. Members of the Madisonville Police Department Squad D are pitching in to build two Habitat for Humanity homes on Spring Street. The squad also plans to help construct a third home for the organization in June.… Read More...
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UniFirst Celebrates with Ribbon Cutting…

Wes Rucks
HENDERSON, Ky. (4/17/15) — Staff from UniFirst Corporation's Evansville location were joined by Kyndle Ambassadors and Kyndle employees on April 13 at the Kyndle offices in Downtown Henderson to celebrate a ribbon cutting. Read More...
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Lady Blazers Capture Second Region All…

Steve LeMaster
MARION, Ky. (4/17/15) — The University Heights Academy softball team won its first Second Region All "A" Classic title Thursday, blanking Lyon County 10-0 in five innings in the championship game at Crittenden County High School. University Heights, under the tutelage of head coach Keith O'Daniel, notched two wins in one evening on its way to claiming the regional small-school title. Earlier on… Read More...
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Hopkinsville to Host Summer 3v3 Soccer…

Steve LeMaster
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — Hopkinsville Christian County Family YMCA will host a summer 3v3 soccer league at Debow Park starting on June 9 and running each Tuesday and Thursday night through July 16. The registration fee for the summer soccer league is $45 for YMCA members and $55 for non-members. Each player who registers for the league will receive a shirt. The league is open to players ages… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Reports Released

Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) ― The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Friday, April 17. William N. Whitsell, Madisonville, was charged April 17 with alcohol intoxication in a public place – first and second offenses. Barbara E. Thorp, Madisonville, was charged April 16 on a Hopkins County warrant for non-payment of fines. Misty G. Caudill, Madisonville, was charged April… Read More...
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Friday, April 17. Jeremy Henderson, of Dawson Springs, was charged April 16 on a Hopkins County warrant for non-payment of fines. Wilford Allen Hibbs, of Dawson Springs, was charged April 16 for menacing and fourth-degree assault. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office Read More...
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Blazers Take Second Region All 'A' Title

Steve LeMaster
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — The University Heights Academy baseball team is back on top among Second Region small-school squads. University Heights claimed the 2015 Second Region All "A" Classic title on Thursday evening. The Blazers, who won their sixth straight game, defeated Lyon County 5-3 in the Second Region All "A" Classic title game. University Heights improved to 9-5 with the win.… Read More...

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'Always…Patsy Cline' comes to Martin Hall Stage

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This inspirational show is told through the letters of star-struck fan Louise Seger, portrayed by Sara Minihan, a regular on the Variety Stage. This popular… Read More...
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MPD Offers Advice On Prom, Underage Drinking

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Lt. Billy Poe of the Madisonville Police Department warns parents and youth about the dangers of underage drinking during the upcoming prom season. Read More...
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Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - April 15, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More...
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Probation and Parole Violators - April 15, 2015

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Locals Gather to Remember ‘Jackson Stage Stop’

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The Historical Society of Hopkins County held its monthly meeting Thursday, April 9. Read More...
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UPDATE: Winners Announced in Mine Safety Competition

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Nine mining organizations from around the state and Indiana competed in the Mine Safety Skills Competition held today at the Kentucky Coal Academy-Mine… Read More...
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Glema Center April Schedule Features Jo Dee Messina

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (3/31/15) — Glema Mahr Center for the Arts Director Brad Downall highlights the upcoming schedule for April during a video interview with… Read More...
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VIDEO: Shoe Charity Expands to 'Sweet Sixteen' Counties in Kentucky

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What started as a solution to a need of one county’s children, soon spread into a cause that now assists 16 Kentucky counties by providing shoes for students.… Read More...

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Willie Ray Mallory, 83, of Greenville

GREENVILLE, Ky. — Willie Ray Mallory, 83, of Greenville, Ky. passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 6:28 p.m. in the Muhlenberg Community Hospital, Greenville, Ky. after a short illness. He was…
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Schneider Throws No-Hitter, Leads DC over Warren East

OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/15/15) — Jack Schneider pitched a no-hitter to lead Daviess County past visiting Warren East 10-0 in a high school baseball game Tuesday.… Read More

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KENTUCKY (4/15/15) — CSX Railroad continues to have two track rehabilitation crews working in the Henderson and Webster County area. This rail rehabilitation… Read More

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More

Whitfield's Subcommittee Reviews Legislation to Protect Ratepayers from EPA's Overreach

WASHINGTON (4/15/15) — The Energy and Power Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), held a hearing to examine a draft of the Ratepayer Protection… Read More

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Lady Panthers Pound Owensboro for Seventh Straight Win

OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/15/15) — Lexie Mullen collected RBIs and worked two hitless innings out of a relief pitching role to pace Daviess County in a 12-0 win in… Read More

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FALLS OF ROUGH, Ky. (4/15/15) — Rough River Dam State Resort Park is hosting its Derby Celebration on the Rough on May 2. For $15, guests will be able to watch… Read More

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