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July 01, 2015 Karen Robinson
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (7/1/15) — Muhlenberg Job Corps Center recognizes Edwina Sheffield as the quarterly Above and Beyond Employee. Sheffield has been an employee of the center for the past five years. Sheffield was nominated…
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Juried Art, Photography Exhibit Open at…

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/1/15) — The 2015 Juried Art and Photography Exhibit is currently taking place in the Anne P. Baker Gallery at the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts on the campus of Madisonville Community College. Glema Mahr Center for the Arts Director Brad Downall said the Hopkins County Art Council historically hosted an annual juried exhibit but then closed their doors in the early 2000’s.… Read More...
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Applications Now Being Accepted for…

Jennifer Kaminski
OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/1/15) — Feeling called to companion others on their journey with God? Applications are now being accepted for the next Spiritual Direction Training Program, which will begin the week of Oct. 26, 2015 at Mount Saint Joseph Conference and Retreat Center, Maple Mount, Ky. The two-year program consists of four weekly training sessions each year. This program prepares participants… Read More...
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Sen. Embry Presents Senate Honors to…

Robert Weber
FRANKFORT, Ky. (7/1/15) — Sen. C.B. Embry, R-Morgantown, welcomed celebrated author, historian and advocate Linda J. Hawkins to his office in the State Capitol Annex today and presented her with a Kentucky Senate Citation honoring her "immeasurable contributions to Kentucky's rich literary tradition, as well as to the health and well-being of her fellow citizens." Hawkins is a Morgantown resident… Read More...
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River Heritage Day to Feature Kayak…

Jessica Mitchell
HENDERSON, Ky. (7/1/15) — "Come Down to the River" is this year's theme of the Depot Community Room's fifth annual River Heritage Day set for 10 a.m., Saturday, July 18, 2015 at the Henderson riverfront. The event, which benefits the Children's Advocacy Center, features an exciting slate of activities during the day and an evening dinner on the riverfront. From 10 a.m-2 p.m. Audubon Mill Park… Read More...
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Owensboro Health Adds Internal Medicine…

Rachael Frey
OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/1/15) – Longstanding physician Jeffrey S. Hofer, MD, has joined Owensboro Health and its One Health medical group, becoming the health system's first practice devoted exclusively to internal medicine. The clinic will remain at its current location, 2816 Veach Road in Owensboro, and will operate under the name Owensboro Health Internal Medicine Veach. The new name is effective… Read More...
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Sparklers Pose a Safety Risk, Too

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KENTUCKY (7/1/15) — Fireworks tend to be most prevalent during the summertime. Elaborate pyrotechnic displays may be part of Independence Day celebrations or other special events. Individuals also may set off fireworks to light up the night skies for private parties. Although parents will warn children against going too close to fireworks, many do not share the same apprehension about sparklers.… Read More...
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Goodman Revival Fills 'Praise in the…

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/1/15) — The fifth annual Madisonville 4th Fest officially began on June 30 with Praise in the Park featuring The Goodman Revival. Gospel music filled the air as Tanya Goodman-Sykes, Michael Sykes and Johnny Minick paid tribute to sounds of a group once touted as the top gospel attraction from coast to coast and in a 1971 edition of the Singing News, the Happy Goodman’s were… Read More...
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Program Offers College Money for…

Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (7/1/15) — Nearly $5,000 in college scholarships are waiting for young women in Webster County, but the ones holding the money are worried they will never find it. "A lot of high school seniors don't realize how big of an opportunity this is," said Chelsey Wright, co-chair for the Webster County Distinguished Young Women's Program. "We have been in the county for 32 years, and… Read More...
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Monthly Column from Attorney General…

Leland Hulbert
KENTUCKY (7/1/15) — As your Attorney General, I have always kept my promise to push back on the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed policies and plans that would cost Kentucky jobs and hurt Kentucky families. And I'm pleased that our efforts in the Office of the Attorney General to fight these overly burdensome and overreaching regulations are making a real difference. The U.S. Supreme… Read More...
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Miners Knock off Fulton, Close in on…

Steve LeMaster
FULTON, Ky. (7/1/15) — Remaining in the win column on Tuesday, Madisonville defeated host Fulton 6-2 in an Ohio Valley League game. With the win, Madisonville improved to 14-10, moving to only a half-game behind Fulton in the Ohio Valley League standings. Fulton dropped to 15-10 with the loss. Madisonville pitcher Mathias Brewers registered eight strikeouts in 6.33 innings and earned the win.… Read More...
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Tyson Foods to Add 91 Jobs, Invest…

Kimberly Tarter
HENDERSON, Ky. (7/1/15) — Good news was announced at the Kyndle office in Henderson that Tyson Chicken, a subsidiary of Tyson Foods, is adding 91 jobs and investing $8.2 million at the Robards plant. “We'll spend more than $8 million to install a new freezer and add additional work spaces to help us meet a growing demand for our products,” said Chris Graves, vice president of operation at Tyson… Read More...
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Muhlenberg Allstars 11-12 Year Olds…

Mike Groves, SurfKY News
WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (6/29/15) — The Muhlenberg Allstars 11-12-year-old boys defeated Warren County Saturday, June 27 at the Ray Chatman Sports Complex. The score was 10-0. Mike GrovesSurfKY News Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Tuesday…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (7/1/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Tuesday June 30, 2015. Mega Millions Tuesday 11 - 17 - 34 - 43 - 50 - 15 Megaplier 4 Pick 3 Tuesday Midday 5 - 7 - 0 Tuesday Evening 6 - 7 - 7 Pick 4 Tuesday Midday 4 - 7 - 7 - 7 Tuesday Evening 8 - 3 - 8 - 4 Cash Ball Tuesday 3 - 16 - 22 - 26 - 26 Kicker 3 - 0 - 7 - 6 - 0 5 Cash Card Tuesday 2D - 6H - 10C… Read More...
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Muhlenberg Allstars 10-11 Defeat…

Mike Groves, SurfKY News
WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (6/29/15) — The Muhlenberg Allstars 10-11-year-old boys defeated Daviess County Saturday, June 27 at the Ray Chatman Sports Complex. The score was 13-7. Mike GrovesSurfKY News Read More...
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July 4th Holiday Enforcement

Trooper Corey King
HENDERSON, Ky. (7/1/15) — The Kentucky State Police Post 16-Henderson wants to remind motorists to celebrate this Fourth of July responsibly. The Kentucky State Police will be stepping up patrols to ensure the safety of the motoring public. Troopers and Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officers will be patrolling all roads and saturating known problematic areas in each of the six counties of the… Read More...
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MJCC Honoring Top Employee

Karen Robinson
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (7/1/15) — Muhlenberg Job Corps Center recognizes Edwina Sheffield as the quarterly Above and Beyond Employee. Sheffield has been an employee of the center for the past five years. Sheffield was nominated because she always puts in a lot of extra time to help students, but recently, she did something that was above and beyond even what she normally does. Recently, we had a… Read More...
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Earlingman Faces Multiple Charges after…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) ― After the Madisonville Police Department was alerted to be on the look out for a blue Kia SUV, police arrested an Earlington man Monday, June 30 that allegedly had been involved in an assault being investigated by the Hopkins County Sheriff's Office. According to an MPD report, Officer J. Ward saw a vehicle matching the description traveling north on North Main… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Tuesday, June 30. Tanner M. Southerland, of Earlington, was charged June 29 with theft of identity, second-degree fleeing or evading police, resisting arrest, public intoxication – controlled substance excludes alcohol, drug paraphernalia – buy/possess and on Hopkins County warrants for violation of a… Read More...
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KSR to Broadcast Drew Franklin Live at…

Lisa Moberly
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — On Wednesday July 1, Kentucky Sports Radio featuring Madisonville native son, Drew Franklin will be broadcasting live from Hudson Toyota Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. The radio show broadcasts live every day from 9 a.m. - 11 p.m. CST. KSP takes listener calls and discusses all things UK Sports plus many other topics. Everyone is invited to attend. Hudson Toyota Chrysler… Read More...
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Another ‘Welcomed’ Sign

Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — The new Roses sign adorns the front of the old Kmart building on Madison Square Drive Tuesday, June 30 in Madisonville. Many people are eagerly awaiting the opening of the store. A soft opening is expected to take place July 20 with the grand opening July 30. Rita Dukes SmithSurfKY News Director Read More...
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Oilers Drop Home Game to Fulton

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/30/15) — Homestanding Owensboro missed out on scoring opportunities and committed a pair of errors as Fulton won 7-3 in an Ohio Valley League game on Monday. Fulton improved to 15-9 with the win. Owensboro fell to 6-14 following the loss. The hottest team in the Ohio Valley League, Fulton posted its fourth straight victory. Owensboro, which owns the league's second longest… Read More...
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DCPS Hosts Camp Curiosity

Lora Wimsatt
DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Daviess County Public Schools district is hosting "Camp Curiosity," an exciting summer education opportunity for migrant students in grades K-nineth in our community. Migrant students are those who experience significant interruptions in schooling due to frequent moving caused by agricultural related job opportunities for their guardians. These students… Read More...
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Hoppers Fall to Miners 6-5

Steve LeMaster
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — In the Ohio Valley League, host Madisonville notched its third straight win on Monday, edging Hopkinsville 6-5. Visiting Hopkinsville suffered its fifth straight loss. With the win, Madisonville improved to 13-10. The Miners, who scored first and never trailed, held off a late Hopkinsville rally. Hopkinsville plated one run in the top half of the ninth inning but… Read More...
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Miners Slip past Hoppers, 6-5

Steve LeMaster
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — In the Ohio Valley League, host Madisonville notched its third straight win on Monday, edging Hopkinsville 6-5. Visiting Hopkinsville suffered its fifth straight loss. With the win, Madisonville improved to 13-10. The Miners, who scored first and never trailed, held off a late Hopkinsville rally. Hopkinsville plated one run in the top half of the ninth inning but… Read More...

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Bridge Naming Ceremony Hosts Fallen Soldier’s Family, Dignitaries, Community

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The Sgt. William Michael Coomes Memorial Bridge sign unveiling took place on Saturday, June 6 at Western Kentucky Veterans Center in Hanson. Read More...
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Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - June 23, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More...
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VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

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HANSON, Ky. (05/26/15) – There was standing room only as the city of Hanson met for its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, May 26. And, Mayor Mickey DeMoss… Read More...
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SurfKY Spotlight: Lynelle S. Eaves Realty

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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. — Lynelle S. Eaves Realty is featured in this edition of SurfKY Spotlight. Read More...
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SurfKY Spotlight: Kevin L. Rice Allstate

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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (1/22/15) — Insurance is unlike any other product out there - you pay for it and hope you never have to use it. And that makes paying… Read More...
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'Nunsense II' Opens June 19

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (6/19/15) — Two sisters from the MCTI production of "Nunsense II" speak with SurfKY News about the hilarious comedy coming to the Palace… Read More...
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Probation and Parole Violators - June 12, 2015

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HENDERSON, Ky. — Carson Ray Springer, 88, of Henderson, KY died peacefully on a beautiful and sunny Sunday morning, at 6:39 AM June 28, 2015, at the Lucy Smith King Care Center, under the care of St.…
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2015 Freedom Fest Pageant Winner Chosen

WHITE PLAINS, Ky. (06/28/15) – Forty contestants took part in the 2015 Freedom Fest Dreamland Pageant Saturday, June 27. Thalia Chapman was crowned 2015… Read More

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The Greenville Saturday on the Square concert series kicked off its 2015 lineup with Canadian-based Brass Transit, a Chicago tribute band, Saturday, June 27 in… Read More

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