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Governor Lauds Launch of Kentucky's New I-Way

September 01, 2015 SurfKY News
HAZARD, Ky. (9/1/15) — Reliable, high-speed Internet is coming to every county of the state, and supporters say the broadband project will be the key catalyst for profound and sweeping growth in job…

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Matsoso's Last-Minute Goal Lifts No. 14 UK over Valpo, 2-1

LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/31/15) — Preseason All-American Napo Matsoso scored in the 90th minute, giving No. 14 Kentucky a 2-1 comeback win over Valparaiso on Friday… Read More...
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Dooley's Hat Trick , Gorgol's First-Career Goal Lead UK Past Toledo

LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/31/15) – Junior Michaela Dooley netted her first-career hat trick on Sunday afternoon, scoring three of Kentucky's seven goals en route to a… Read More...
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Kentucky High School Football Schedule

KENTUCKY (8/28/15) — The following is the Kentucky High School Football Schedule for Friday Aug. 28 and Saturday Aug. 29, 2015. Friday, Aug. 28 Clay County at… Read More...
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Third Region Volleyball Records

KENTUCKY (8/28/15) — The following are the Third Region Volleyball Records. Third Region Volleyball Records Daviess County (7-0) Grayson County (7-2) Edmonson… Read More...

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Monthly Column from Attorney General…

KENTUCKY (9/1/15) — Prescription drug abuse has affected almost every family in Kentucky – including mine. For quite some time, parts of Kentucky looked like… Read More...
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KSP Increasing Patrols during Labor Day…

KENTUCKY (9/1/15) — The national campaign, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over, runs through Labor Day weekend and is aimed at reducing deaths and injuries caused… Read More...
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2015 Jim Claypool Art, Conservation…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/1/15) — The Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts, in partnership with the Kentucky Farm Bureau, announces the beginning of the 2015… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Monday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/1/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Monday Aug. 31, 2015. Pick 3 Monday Midday 6 - 2 - 4 Monday Evening… Read More...
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Pet of the Day - Morty

Meet Morty, he's a 4 month old Saint Bernard mix, with a stunning blue eye Read More...
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KSP Conducting Death Investigation of…

MAYFIELD, Ky. (8/31/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, KSP received a 911 call on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 at approximately 11:57 a.m., from the… Read More...
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Republic Senator Mulls Expanding Kynect…

KENTUCKY (8/31/15) — While the Republican nominee for governor says he would dismantle the state health-insurance exchange branded as Kynect, a GOP senator is… Read More...
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UK Completes Campus Wide Survey on…

LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/31/15) — University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto and Diane Follingstad, director of the UK Center for Research on Violence Against… Read More...
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Political Correctness No Excuse for…

KENTUCKY (8/31/15) — Political Correctness-the emphasis of sensitivity over truth, and the sometimes watering down of straight talk to preserve people's… Read More...
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Pet of the Day - Emmy

Meet Emmy, she's a 1 year old full blooded Weimaraner. Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Sunday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/31/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Sunday Aug. 30, 2015. Pick 3 Sunday Evening 2 - 5 - 4 Pick 4… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Saturday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/31/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Saturday Aug. 29, 2015. Powerball Saturday 18 - 21 - 25 - 28 - 29… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Friday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/31/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Friday Aug. 28, 2015. Mega Millions Friday 13 - 35 - 40 - 60 - 68… Read More...
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Education Chief Reflects on Service

KENTUCKY (8/30/15) — In his first years on the job, Kentucky Commissioner of Education Terry Holliday had to implement a series of reforms passed by the… Read More...
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Legislator's Log - Week of Aug. 30, 2015

KENTUCKY (8/30/15) — State lawmakers in 2016 will again consider allowing Kentuckians with disabilities to amass personal savings for qualified expenses under… Read More...
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Dave Says - Aug. 30, 2015

KENTUCKY (8/30/15) — This week Dave discusses the best medicine and money and behavior. Dear Dave, I’ve worked in a hospital as a nurse for 10 years. I make… Read More...
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Hooked on Science - 'Inertia Antenna'

KENTUCKY (8/29/15) — Have you ever wanted to create your own light bulb? Our "Science Guy" Jason Lindsey and a kid scientist show us how to use a few… Read More...
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Keeping the Faith - 'The Wisdom to Wait'

KENTUCKY (8/29/15) — Two monks lived together in a monastery for decades. In time one of them died, and within months the other followed. The first monk awoke… Read More...
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Rep. Montell Proposes Bill to Stop…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/28/15) — Representative Brad Montell, R-Shelbyville (58th District), announced today he will sponsor legislation in the 2016 Regular Session… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Thursday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/28/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Thursday Aug. 27, 2015. Pick 3 Thursday Midday 6 - 1 - 6 Thursday… Read More...
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TVA Seeks Input on Study for Closing…

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (8/28/15) — The Tennessee Valley Authority is seeking public input on the scope of its Environmental Impact Statement to address the disposal… Read More...
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KSP Charges Jefferson County Man with…

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (8/27/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, on Aug. 27, 2015, at approximately 11:37 a.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic… Read More...
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Aviation Day to Land in Frankfort

FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/27/15) — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, in conjunction with the Kentucky National Guard, will host Aviation Day at Capital City Airport… Read More...
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Rep. Steve Riggs Challenges State,…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/27/15) — After visiting the Kentucky State Fair and noting its long-standing emphasis on agriculture, state Rep. Steve Riggs said he is… Read More...

Webster County Obituaries

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Franklin 'Gene' Basinger, 78, Dixon

DIXON, Ky. (9/1/15) — Franklin “Gene” Basinger, 78, Dixon, Kentucky, formerly of Tell City, Indiana, died at 3:54 a.m. Monday, August 31, 2015, at Baptist Health in Madisonville. Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday at Rudy-Rowland Funeral Home. Father John Vaughan and…

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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - Sept. 1, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/1/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Tuesday, Sept. 1.… Read More

9/11 Heroes Walk Scheduled for Hopkins County Schools

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/1/15) — Our community is hosting the Travis Manion Foundation’s 9/11 Heroes Run for the third… Read More
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