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HCCHS JV and Varsity Dance Teams Honored

April 22, 2014 Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/22/14) — Hopkins County Central High School Junior Varsity and Varsity Dance Teams took home several awards in recent state national dance team competitions. Both teams were honored at Monday night’s Hopkins…
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Comedian Kenn Kington Hosts ‘Ultimate…

Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter April 23, 2014
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/23/14) — To keep a relationship fresh and exciting, no matter how long you have been together, a couple needs alone time; away from unread emails, destructive kids and the everyday headaches of life. Comedian Kenn Kington will host the "The Ultimate Date Night," Saturday, April 26, to see how well you know your spouse. Date Night is one of Kington’s favorite events; he… Read More...
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U.S. Bank Offering Reward for Info on…

Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director April 23, 2014
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/23/14) - U.S. Bank is offering a $10,000 reward to anyone providing information to law enforcement, which leads to the arrest of the individual/individuals involved in the robbery that occurred on April 14 in Hanson. Additionally, Crimestoppers has offered a $1,000 reward for information leading to an arrest. Crimestoppers has also offered $150 for any tips given to law… Read More...
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Joint Planning Committee Reveals Goals…

Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter April 23, 2014
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/23/14) — The Hopkins County Joint Planning Committee has released its goals and objectives for the 2035 Comprehensive Plan. The goal of the Comprehensive Plan is to present residents with entertainment, arts, cultural, and recreational opportunities, as well as provide optimal community and neighborhood connectivity, according to the vision statement. Goals: Designate land… Read More...
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UK’s Johnson to Return for Sophomore…

UK Athletics April 23, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/23/14) — Freshman center Dakari Johnson will return to the Kentucky men’s basketball program for the 2014-15 season, he announced Wednesday. “After looking at the information provided to me by Coach Cal and the NBA committee, my family and I made the decision for me to return to UK for my sophomore year,” Johnson said. “Returning to school allows me to build on my leadership… Read More...
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State Ag Commissioner to Attend ‘Grand…

Dennis Beard, SurfKY News April 23, 2014
OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/23/14) – Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer will join other state and local officials on Saturday in downtown Owensboro for the grand opening of Nona’s Downtown Market on Second St. Nona’s Downtown Market, owned by Maria Kelley, opened April 5. The market offers a variety of Kentucky Proud brand products. Local vendors will be on hand to offer samples to customers and… Read More...
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HCHS Students to Compete in National…

Henderson County School District April 23, 2014
HENDERSON, Ky. (4/23/14) — SkillsUSA members at Henderson County High School are celebrating success in recent state SkillsUSA leadership and skills competitions that were held from April 16 through April 19 at various locations in downtown Louisville. Students from three different program areas at Henderson County High School, including automotive, information technology and visual… Read More...
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‘Saving the Past’ at Warren County…

Jayne Pelaski April 23, 2014
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (4/23/14) — The Warren County Public Library will sponsor a ‘Saving the Past: Caring for Family Treasures’ workshop Thursday May 1, 6 p.m. at the Main Library. Family treasures such as Bibles, photographs, letters and diaries if not properly cared for can be in imminent danger from loss and destruction. This presentation will focus on simple measures to preserve and care for… Read More...
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Henderson Man Arrested on Drug Charges

Jennifer Richmond April 23, 2014
HENDERSON, Ky. (4/23/14) — A Henderson man is in custody following a six-month long narcotics investigation in Henderson, Henderson Police said today. Authorities charged Charles Cosby, Jr., 27, with four counts of trafficking in a controlled substance. He was arrested and lodged at the Henderson County Detention Center. Authorities alleged Cosby sold crack cocaine in “multiple undercover buys.”… Read More...
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MCDC’s 34th Annual Eggstravaganza

SurfKY News April 23, 2014
MUHLENBERG, Ky. (4/23/14) — The Muhlenberg Job Corps Center was excited to host its 34th Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt April 12, 2014. The staff of the recreation department and the recreation leaders (students), were excited to entertain 124 hunters at this years’ event. Depending upon age, the children were able to hunt eggs in two different fields that had eggs hidden with prize numbers.… Read More...
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Madisonville Gallery Hop to Showcase…

Tricia Noel April 23, 2014
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/24/14) — Madisonville’s annual Gallery Hop returns Saturday, April 26 with opportunities to view and purchase art, listen to a variety of live music, eat at one of the city’s eclectic restaurants or sample regional wines. Original works for sale will include oil and watercolor paintings, fiber pieces, fine jewelry, ceramics, sculpture, art photography, glass, wood furniture… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Reports - April 23,…

Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter April 23, 2014
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/23/14) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following arrest reports Wednesday, April 23. Jana L. Rivera-Mena, 28, of Madisonville was served an arrest warrant April 22 for contempt of court, libel, slander, resistance to order, and failure to appear. The arresting officer was Jared Ward. James D. Morgan, 27, of Hanson was served an arrest warrant April 22 for… Read More...
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UK Freshman Aldila Sutjiadi Named to…

UK Athletics April 23, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/23/14) — Following a freshman season that consisted of 15 wins in singles play and 17 wins in the doubles competition, freshman Aldila Sutjiadi was named to the 2014 Southeastern Conference All-SEC Second Team, announced by league offices Wednesday afternoon. A native of Jakarta, Indonesia, Sutjiadi spent most of her time playing at the No. 2 position in both doubles and… Read More...
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Learn How to Manage a Farm at ‘Farm…

Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter April 23, 2014
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/23/14) — Leadership Hopkins County and the Hopkins County Cooperative Extension Service announced the first annual Hopkins County Farm Pride Day in Madisonville and Hopkins County Wednesday scheduled for Saturday, May 10. Agriculture has an incredible economic impact on Hopkins County, creating over $80 million annually in raw products. For Farm Pride Day, visitors will be… Read More...
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JSMC Announces Classes, Events for May

Linda L. Browder April 23, 2014
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/26/14) — Jennie Stuart Medical Center is holding the following classes and programs over the next month: 6 - 8 p.m. Thursday May 1, — Free breastfeeding class led by an RN lactation consultant at OB conference room, third floor of the hospital, 320 W. 18th Street, Hopkinsville. Reserve a seat by calling (270) 885-2888. 5:15 p.m. Monday, May 5, — Support group for spouses,… Read More...
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UK’s Stokes’ 4-for-4 Game Lifts No. 9…

UK Athletics April 23, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/23/14) — University of Kentucky sophomore infielder Christian Stokes went 4-for-4 at the plate, including her fourth home run of the season and two runs batted in, while fellow sophomore infielder Nikki Sagermann hit her fifth home run in five games, pacing No. 9 Kentucky to an exciting 11-8 victory over WKU Tuesday at the WKU Softball Complex in Bowling Green, Ky. The win for… Read More...
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UK’s Poythress to Return for Junior…

UK Athletics April 23, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/23/14) — Sophomore forward Alex Poythress will return to the Kentucky men’s basketball program for the 2014-15 season, he announced Wednesday. “Playing in the NBA has always been a dream of mine, but I want to make sure that I’m NBA-ready before I make that jump,” Poythress said. “By coming back, I’ll be so much closer to earning my degree in business and it will give me another… Read More...
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UK No. 17 Outlasts TTU in Matchup of…

UK Athletics April 23, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/23/14) — In a battle of two of the top four run scoring teams in the nation, Micheal Thomas hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth inning, the 10th home run hit between the two teams, lifting No. 17 Kentucky to a wild 15-13 win over Tennessee Tech, on a windy Tuesday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium. In a game that pitted Tennessee Tech (32-11), the NCAA leader in… Read More...
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Wellington Tapped as Kentucky's Only…

Fayette County Public Schools April 23, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/23/14) — Wellington Elementary is the only school in Kentucky selected by the U.S. Department of Education as a 2014 national Green Ribbon School. The announcement came April 22, on Earth Day, from Washington, D.C. In all, 48 schools were recognized for their exemplary efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, promote better health, and ensure effective… Read More...
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MCC Offers Two Semester Online Medical…

Joyce Riggs April 23, 2014
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/23/14) — Madisonville Community College is now offering a Medical Receptionist certificate with all coursework being completed online and in less than two semesters. Medical receptionists are the first point of contact; they greet patients, answer non-medical questions, make appointments, and work as a liaison between the patient and the medical staff. Classes will prepare… Read More...
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MPD Detectives Investigate Hanson…

Madisonville Police Department April 23, 2014
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/23/14) — Detectives from the Madisonville Police Department Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant at a residence in Hanson, Ky. Monday, April 21, 2014. During the search warrant, detectives located items consistent with drug trafficking. They also located a four wheeler with an obscured vehicle identification number. Charges are pending and the case remains ongoing at… Read More...
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Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week–…

Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers April 23, 2014
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/23/14) — The above photos are local fugitives that are currently being sought by local law-enforcement officers. If you have any information regarding the individuals or the cases, please contact the Hopkinsville Crime Stoppers (270) 877-Tips! Read More...
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City of Paducah Commission Meeting…

Pam Spencer April 23, 2014
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/23/14) — Here are the highlights from the Paducah City Commission meeting Tuesday, April 22: Pre-Budget Workshop City Manager Jeff Pederson and Finance Director Jonathan Perkins led the Mayor and Commissioners through a pre-budget workshop as the City department heads are working to prepare their fiscal year 2014-2015 budgets. Pederson says, “Establishing priorities within funding… Read More...
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PSC Grants Rate Increase to Atmos Energy

Andrew Melnykovych April 23, 2014
FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/23/14) — The Kentucky Public Service Commission has granted Atmos Energy Corp. an annual revenue increase of $8.55 million (5.5 percent), which is $4.817 million less than the amount sought by the utility. For a typical residential customer using an average of 5,000 cubic feet per month, the base rate portion of the bill will increase by $1.99 per month, or $23.88 per year. The… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Tuesday…

Kentucky Lottery April 23, 2014
FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/23/14) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Tuesday April 22, 2014. Mega Millions Tuesday 2 - 18 - 19 - 49 - 50 – 1 Megaplier 3 Pick 3 Tuesday Midday 9 - 2 - 4 Tuesday Evening 8 - 0 - 4 Pick 4 Tuesday Midday 4 - 7 - 4 - 4 Tuesday Evening 5 - 4 - 2 - 9 Cash Ball Tuesday 11 - 15 - 20 - 31 - 16 Kicker 8 - 7 - 2 - 1 - 4 5 Cash Card Tuesday 6S - 5H -… Read More...
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Murray 3, Evansville 6

John Brush April 23, 2014
MURRAY, Ky. (4/23/14) — Murray State put together a big rally in the ninth inning, but it was not enough as the Bred fell, 6-3, to Evansville Tuesday evening at Braun Stadium. Trailing 6-1 going to the ninth, Tyler Lawrence started the inning with a single up the middle. Clay Kelly was hit by a pitch and Luke Daugherty walked. Matt McGowan delivered a chopper through the left side to score… Read More...
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Dawson Springs Letter Carrier Sentenced…

Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director April 23, 2014
DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (4/23/14) ― A Dawson Springs letter carrier has been ordered to pay $14,808 in restitution to residents, a bank and two other businesses for losses suffered from his not delivering approximately 44,900 pieces of mail. According to U.S. District Court records, Chief U.S. District Judge Joseph McKinley, Jr., sentenced William “Brent” Morse, 35, of Dawson Springs to six months in… Read More...
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Mayor Reads 'Clifford the Firehouse…

Pam Spencer April 23, 2014
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/23/14) — For more than 50 years, kids of all ages have loved the stories of Clifford. The stories are about the big red dog and Emily Elizabeth, the little girl who loves him. Mayor Gayle Kaler has chosen to read “Clifford the Firehouse Dog” to kids at her next Mayor’s Book Club event. Join Kaler as she reads the story 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 2 at Fire Station #1 at 300… Read More...
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Cardinal Valley Crew Cleans Up Stream…

Tammy L. Lane April 23, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/23/14) — About 75 students and volunteers from Cardinal Valley Elementary worked Saturday to clean out the stream at Cardinal Valley Park, collecting half a ton of trash between the road and pedestrian bridges. The effort was coordinated by Amanda Heltzel, a graduate student at Georgetown College pursuing her master’s with a focus on environmental education. The cleanup day was… Read More...
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Rifles and Knives from Richie Farmer…

Ted Sloan April 23, 2014
FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/23/14) — The state will auction dozens of high-quality collector's items left over from a 2008 agriculture conference during Richie Farmer's tenure as Kentucky agriculture commissioner. The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will sell 13 Remington rifles and 16 Case knives in an auction May 5 at KDFWR headquarters, 1 Sportsman's Lane west of Frankfort. Proceeds… Read More...
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Public Input Sought for Increasing…

Lisa Tolliver April 23, 2014
FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/25/14) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is seeking public input on proposed goals for increasing Disadvantaged Business Enterprise involvement in highway projects. The KYTC Office for Civil Rights and Small Business Development, which oversees the cabinet's DBE program is proposing an annual, overall DBE participation goal of 8.5 percent for federal fiscal year 2015. The… Read More...

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Malinda ‘Lynn’ Defreese Feast, 91, Henderson, Ky.

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/21/14) — Malinda ‘Lynn’ Defreese Feast, 91, of Henderson, formerly of Poole passed away Friday April 18, 2014 at Lucy Smith King Care Center. She was born Oct. 17, 1922 in…
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