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DPES to Host ‘Born Learning’ Event

September 25, 2017
DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (9/25/17) — Deer Park Elementary School will host a “Born Learning” session at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, at the school, located at 4959 New Hartford Road. Born Learning is a statewide initiative designed to provide support for parents…

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Colonels Ground Eagles, 48-7

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HENDERSON, Ky. (9/24/17) — After starting the season with five straight wins, Ohio County slipped into the loss column as host Henderson County pulled away to win 48-7 in a Class…
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Hopkins County Sheriff’s Reports

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/25/17) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports today: Dustin J. Suttle of Dawson Springs was charged Sept. 20 with contempt of court and failure to appear. Justin W. Goode of Nortonville was charged Sept. 21 with failure to pay. Johnathan Alexander of Madisonville was charged Sept. 21 with failure to appear. Kenneth Jackson of Madisonville was…
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Geopolitics, What is It Good For?…

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KENTUCKY (9/25/17) — In January, Robert Kahn of the Council on Foreign Relations wrote in Global Economics Monthly: “Markets showed impressive resilience in the face of a range of geopolitical shocks in 2016, but recent market moves suggest this year could be different…It should be the year that global geopolitical risks provide the volatility in markets that I, and many other economists, have…
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October Bullying Prevention Month

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KENTUCKY (9/25/17) — October is Bullying Prevention Month and the Kentucky Center for School Safety is proud to announce this year's Kentucky Safe Schools Week is set for Oct. 15-21, 2017. Together we can "Get Involved and Get it Solved, STOP the Bullying!" KCSS stands on the belief that everybody should enjoy school equally and be treated with respect. Community members, educators, students and…
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Dawson Springs Police Department Reports

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DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (9/25/17) — Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports today: Jada R. Egbert, 32 of Dawson Springs was served Sept. 21 with a federal indictment on charges of possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute. Gina D. Dunning, 45 of Dawson Springs was charged Sept. 21 with failure to appear, third-degree burglary (Christian County), knowingly…
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UK Researchers Explore Archaic Greek…

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (9/25/17) — This summer, a team of University of Kentucky archeologists explored two previously unknown archaic Greek sites in Calabria, Italy’s southernmost region, one of which may be the largest Greek mountain fort yet uncovered in that area of the country. The findings deepen scholarly understanding of Greek territorial organization in the toe of Italy, and of the interstate…
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Lt. Gov. Completes Tour of 25 Counties…

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KENTUCKY (9/25/17) — Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton completed a tour of 25 counties across Kentucky last week to meet with high school students and promote the 2018 Lt. Gov.’s Entrepreneurship Challenge. The LGEC is a pitch competition for all Kentucky high school students grades 9-12. Its goal is to introduce students to a realistic business environment, highlight entrepreneurial values, promote…
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Attention Photographers: State…

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KENTUCKY (9/25/17) — The Kentucky Department of Tourism and the Kentucky Department of Parks is launching the 32nd year of the state’s ColorFall program. The ColorFall website, kentuckytourism.com/seasons/, highlights peak foliage viewing areas and exciting autumn events across Kentucky. Kentuckians and visitors are also encouraged to use the hashtag, #kycolorfall to upload any fall photographs…
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Pet of the day is Brodie

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KENTUCKY (9/25/2017) Pet of the day Brodie. Oh my! Isn't Brodie the most handsome guy you've seen?! Brodie is around 2 years old and LOVES to smile! Even in the shelter Brodie is the happiest guy and lets nothing get him down. Brodie wants nothing more than someone to curl up on the couch with and cuddle, I mean seriously, this guy gives the best cuddles ever. With proper introduction Brodie…
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OUTDOOR TRUTHS: Excitement Over…

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KENTUCKY (9/24/17) — I’m trying to pace myself. I know the deer season can get long and tiresome. It can also really mess with work and family… and life. So, right now, it’s better for me to hold off just a little longer before I make the turn from regular human to deer hunter. If my trail cameras would have shown me pictures of nicer bucks, I would do my work now. But smaller bucks will not get…
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DAVE SAYS: Helping Parents Financially…

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KENTUCKY (9/24/17) — This week, Dave counsels a young man about helping parents with financial problem. Dear Dave, I graduated from college two years ago, and I have a good job making $60,000. I have about $10,000 in student loan debt, but my mom and dad have a real issue with their roof. It’s leaking in places to the point they have to set buckets around to catch the water, and I’ve gotten…
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DOCJT Announces 28 Officers Graduate…

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RICHMOND, Ky. (9/23/17) – Twenty-eight law enforcement officers from agencies across the state graduated Friday from basic training at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. The graduates of Class 485 completed 23 weeks of training, which consisted of 923 hours of recruit-level instruction. Major training areas included homeland security, law offenses and procedures, vehicle…
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Madisonville Mayor Appoints New Public…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/23/17) — Madisonville Mayor David Jackson announced the city’s new customer service director/public relations official. Skylar Phaup had been employed as a marketing specialist at Inked Influencer Commerce in Bowling Green for the past year. She graduated from Western Kentucky University with a bachelor of arts in public relations, and has since worked in business…
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UK Markey Physicians 1st to Perform…

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (9/23/17 ­– Physicians at the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center are the first to perform a unique procedure to treat a rare and persistent type of ovarian cancer. Surgical oncologist Dr. Lauren Baldwin and radiation oncologist Dr. Jonathan Feddock collaborated on the procedure, which involved resecting the tumor and installing a special internal radiation device known as…
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Earlington City Council to Hear First…

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EARLINGTON, Ky. (9/23/17) — Earlington City Council plans a called meeting 4:30 p.m. Monday to hear first reading of its 2017 property tax ordinance. At a called meeting this week, the council elected to select Pennyrile Area Development District's recomended compensating rate, which indicates a 4 percent property tax increase. SurfKY News
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Henderson Public Library Events

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HENDERSON, Ky. (9/23/17) — Henderson County Public Library announced the following events: Photo Transfer Class at Henderson County Public Library Henderson, Ky. – Want to transfer photos from your camera or smartphone, but not sure where to start? The Henderson County Public Library will offer a Photo Transfer class Monday, from 3-4:30 p.m. Visitors will discover the basics of transferring…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/22/17) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: Tabatha M. Sprague of Madisonville was charged Sept. 21 with public intoxication (excludes alcohol) and first-degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine). James M. Williams of Madisonville was charged Sept. 21 with two counts of contempt of court. Kemar Onandi Stewart, address…

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Virgil Grant Nolen, 94, of Greenville

September 25, 2017
GREENVILLE, KY., Virgil Grant Nolen, age 94, of Greenville, went to be with the Lord Sunday afternoon, September 24, 2017 at 5:25pm at his home after a lengthy illness. Virgil was born September 13, 1923 in Salene County, Illinois, the son of Emra Nolen and…

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