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UPDATE: Information Released on Three-Vehicle Collision on I-69

September 27, 2016
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/27/16) — Authorities have released more information about a three-vehicle crash that happened at 11:25 a.m. today along 1-69 near Exit 111. Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office reported Jacob Wallace, 20, of Lynnville, Indiana, was driving…

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What to Consider before Buying an Extended Car Warranty

September 27, 2016 SurfKY News
KENTUCKY (9/27/16) — Purchasing a vehicle often entails perusing the available stock, test driving one or two automobiles, negotiating price, and finalizing paperwork. Once buyers…
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Miner Wins First Place in Squash &…

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GREENVILLE, Ky. — The Greenville Tourism Commission hosts an annual Squash and Gobble Fall Festival with hometown crafts, games, food, pumpkin paintings, and art. This year they held an art competition and the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center submitted two student entries into the 19+ age division. Jurrissia Chambers entry won Honorable Mention, and student Kayla Miner won first place overall and $50!…
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10th Sculpture to be Unveiled in the…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/27/26) — An unveiling of the 10th outdoor sculpture in the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art's public art initiative, RIVERARTES: The Art of Placemaking, is scheduled for Monday, Oct. 3, at noon in Mitch McConnell Plaza, on Veterans Boulevard directly behind the Hampton Inn and Suites. "White Deer of Autumn" is a life-size bronze sculpture depicting a young Native American woman…
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Senior Driver Safety Course Sponsored…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/27/16) — Hopkins County AARP Chapter will sponsor a senior driver safety course from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nov. 7 at Senior Citizens Center of Hopkins County. The course is for drivers 50 years of age and older. Cost for AARP members is $15. Cost for non-members is $20. Attendees must present a valid driver's license. AARP members must present their AARP membership card for…
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Tobacco Free School Policies Help Drive…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/27/16) — Kentucky’s youth smoking prevalence is at a historic low, dropping nearly 10 percentage points over the past decade. Current smoking among Kentucky high school students is 16.9 percent, down from 26.2 percent just ten years ago, according to the 2015 Kentucky Youth Risk Behavior Survey. Officials from the Kentucky Department for Public Health attribute the decrease, in…
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Kentucky Cancer Registry Uses Power of…

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (9/27/16) — When most people think of the "fight against cancer," mental images of doctors counseling patients or white-coated researchers looking through a microscope often come to mind. However, clinicians and researchers across the country wouldn't be able to make major strides forward in cancer care without the critical information provided by cancer registries. In the…
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/27/16) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Tuesday, Sept. 27. Cody A. Trover, Manitou, was charged Sept. 26 with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs/etc. - third offense, drug paraphernalia – buy/possess, obstructed vision and/or windshield and failure to produce insurance card. Nathan Wester, Nebo, was charged Sept.…
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Hopkins County Sheriff’s Reports…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/27/16) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Tuesday, Sept. 27. Marvin B. Crick, Madisonville, was charged Sept. 23 with fourth-degree assault with minor injury. Jordan Morfoot, Earlington, was charged Sept. 25 with public intoxication – controlled substance excludes alcohol, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia – buy/possession.…
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Fall Festival Planned for Former J.W.…

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EARLINGTON, Ky. (9/27/16) — Members of the Purple Waves Preservation Society will host a fall festival from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1 at Earlington City Park to share memories of the former J.W. Million School. Those attending are encouraged to wear the school's colors of purple and gold, to bring a lawn chair or blanket and to leave pets at home. Music will be provided and attendees…
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Pet of the Day - Rambo

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KENTUCKY (9/27/16) — Meet Rambo, he is an 8-month-old Beagle mix. This little guy is looking for love, attention and a place to run and play. Rambo is active, playful and looking for a family of his own to play with. Please consider adopting Rambo or any of his friends at the shelter right away. Marquaitta Johnson, Director Muhlenberg County Humane Society 615 Muhlenberg Dr. Greenville, Ky 42345…
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Adopt-a-Highway Groups to Give…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/27/16) — Now that it’s officially fall, thousands of volunteers with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s Adopt-a-Highway program will give the Commonwealth’s roadsides a “Fall Sweep” from Sept. 26 through Oct. 2 to clear litter before it gets buried by leaves. “Our Adopt-a-Highway groups deserve our thanks and appreciation for taking pride in the natural beauty of Kentucky,”…
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Pet of the Day - Lilly

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KENTUCKY (9/27/16) — Meet Lilly, she is a sweet little Min Pin that was rescued from a breeder after the breeder "retired" her. Lilly was taken in by an older couple, but after some bad health scares, they have decided to give Lilly another chance at finding a furever home. Lilly is around 5-years-old and would make a great lap dog for anyone searching for a companion. Lilly is housetrained, good…
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Halloween Events Planned at Kentucky…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/26/16) — Many of the Kentucky State Park System’s campgrounds will have special activities for campers, including decorations, costumes, hayrides and games for the kids. Resort parks, recreation parks and historic sites will also have special events during October. A full list of events is available at: http://parks.ky.gov/halloween/ Parents of young children should check in…
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Crowded House Restaurant Changing…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/26/16) — The Crowded House will be changing hours of operation effective Tuesday, Oct. 4. New hours will be 3:30 to 10 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday; 3:30 to 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; and, closed Sundays and Mondays. SurfKY News Information provided by Olivia Kirks
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Ky. Department of Aviation to co-host…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/26/16) — The Kentucky Department of Aviation in conjunction with the Kentucky Aviation Association will host the 40th annual Kentucky Aviation Association Conference at the Owensboro Convention Center this week. From Wednesday through Friday, approximately 300 aviation professionals will attend educational sessions and informational forums all while networking with…
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Market Commentary – Sept. 26, 2016

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KENTUCKY (9/26/16) — As expected…The U.S. Federal Reserve left rates unchanged last week and markets celebrated. Across the globe, national stock market indices finished the week higher. In the United States, the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index and NASDAQ gained more than 1 percent. Not everyone was thrilled with the decision, however. Three Federal Reserve presidents cast dissenting votes. All…
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OCHS to Honor 1966-'67 Football Team…

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HARTFORD, Ky. (9/26/16) — Ohio County High School will be recognizing their 1966-‘67 football team this Friday night, Sept. 30, at halftime of OCHS’ homecoming game. All players from that first team are invited to attend. They will be called together to assemble just before halftime of Friday’s game. The game kicks off at 7 p.m. Halftime should begin around 7:30 p.m. SurfKy NewsInformation…

Obituaries

Prentice Jewel 'John' Stone, 80, of Corydon

September 27, 2016
CORYDON, Ky. — Prentice Jewel “John” Stone, 80, of Corydon, passed away at 1:33 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, at his home. Relatives and friends are invited to John’s Life Celebration from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 27, and again on Wednesday…

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