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Paducah View (Episode 31) – Operation Round-up

May 21, 2015 Pam Spencer
PADUCAH, Ky. (5/21/15) — On the latest episode of Paducah View (episode 31), Public Information Officer Pam Spencer interviews Andrea Underwood, director of community relations and marketing at Paducah Power System, about Operation…
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Governor Announces Hopkins County as…

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/22/15) — Gov. Steve Beshear has announced that Hopkins County is certified as a Kentucky Work Ready Community. In August 2012, county leaders sought local support to meet the requirements to develop a skilled workforce for the 21st century. The governor also named Boyd, Carroll, Greenup, Knott and Lawrence counties as Kentucky Work Ready Communities on May 14. In order to… Read More...
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Post 2 Telecommunicator among KSP…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/22/15) — A Kentucky State Police Madisonville Post 2 telecommunications graduate was among the KSP Telecommunications Academy Graduates sixth class. Tracy Maddox, Post 2 Madisonville, was among the graduates. Ten Kentucky State Police Telecommunicators from throughout the commonwealth were recognized today at graduation ceremonies for the sixth class of the agency’s… Read More...
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Graduation Shuttle Service

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/22/15) — The Hopkins County Schools Transportation Department will provide bus shuttle service to the commencement ceremonies at Hopkins County Central High School and Madisonville North Hopkins High School. Hopkins County Central High School Wednesday, May 27, 2015 Shuttle service will begin at 5:30 from South Hopkins Middle School. Guests will load in front of the HCCHS… Read More...
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/22/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Friday, May 22. Kari A. Verschueren, of Nortonville, was charged May 19 with operating on a suspended or revoked operator's license. Austin M. Gamblin, of Nortonville, was charged May 20 on a Hopkins County warrant for non-payment of fines. Zackarius Franklin, of Madisonville, was charged May 20… Read More...
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FBI Helps HPD Locate UK Man Harassing…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (5/22/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, on Jan. 26, 2015, members of the HPD received a complaint from an 18 year old female reporting that she had been receiving unwanted emails from an unknown person. The report said the emails contained photographs of the female in a state of undress and the suspect was threatening to post the pictures on the internet as… Read More...
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One Vehicle Collision Sends One to ER

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WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (5/22/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, KSP responded to an accident with injury on May 22, 2015 at 8:47 a.m. The report said Ronnie Turner, 39, of Sebree was operating a blue 2006 Ford Freestyle van while heading northbound on the Breathitt Parkway. Turner lost control of the vehicle which caused it to travel off the right side of the roadway. The vehicle… Read More...
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Extensive Reconstruction of US…

Pam Spencer
PADUCAH, Ky. (5/22/15) — The contractor on the US 45-Business/Kentucky Avenue Rehab Project in Paducah plans daytime closures along the work zone starting Wednesday, May 27, 2015. The one outbound lane that remains open along Kentucky Avenue from Walter Jetton Boulevard to South 24th Street will be closed in sections for extended periods between approximately 8 a.m., CDT, and about 3:30 p.m. The… Read More...
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Liebert's No Hitter Leads Daviess…

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/22/15) — Daviess County pitcher Alyssa Liebert threw a no-hitter to lead the Lady Panthers past Apollo 1-0 in the Ninth District Softball Tournament championship game at Owensboro's Shifley Park Thursday. While Liebert earned the win, Apollo pitcher Autumn Grady suffered the loss. Daviess County improved to 24-10 with the win, with the loss, Apollo slipped to 20-13. Both Daviess… Read More...
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Eagles Outlast Daviess County, Take…

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/22/15) — Apollo rallied to defeat tournament host Daviess County 4-3 in nine innings in the Ninth District Baseball Tournament championship game Thursday. With the win, Apollo improved to 28-8. Daviess County slipped to 22-12 with the loss. Both Apollo and Daviess County advance to the Third Region Baseball Tournament at Edmonson County. The Eagles pushed one run across in the… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports -…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/22/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Friday, May 22. Ricky F. Hadden, of Jamestown, was charged May 21 on a Jessamine County warrant for non-payment of fines. Breantis Ewing, of Madisonville, was charged May 21 with first-degree rape. Christina J. Timmons, of Madisonville, was charged May 22 with second-degree disorderly conduct. Kimberly… Read More...
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Madisonville Man Charged with…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/22/15) — A Madisonville man has been charged with first-degree rape and lodged in the Hopkins County Detention Center after police say he admitted to the crime. According to a Madisonville Police Department, the female victim went to Baptist Health ER May 21 and reported she'd been raped. She told police that she was at a small party at a friend's house late during the… Read More...
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Barbee Elevated to Assistant Coach

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (5/22/15) — Head coach John Calipari announced on Friday the elevation of Tony Barbee to assistant coach after spending the 2014-15 season as the special assistant to the head coach at Kentucky. Barbee, a former head coach at UTEP and Auburn, will rejoin the bench as an assistant coach, a role in which he has served for nine years under Calipari's tutelage throughout his career.… Read More...
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Jerome Named CCR Coordinator

Lora Wimsatt
DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (5/22/15) — Amanda Jerome has been named College and Career Readiness Coordinator for the Daviess County Public Schools district, replacing Marcia Carpenter, who is retiring at the conclusion of the 2014-15 school year. The goal of the position is to assist DCPS students in successfully transitioning to adult life by ensuring that students are exposed to opportunities in… Read More...
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Lady Mustangs Double up McLean County,…

Steve LeMaster
GREENVILLE, Ky. (5/22/15) — Tournament host Muhlenberg County doubled up McLean County 6-3 in the 10th District Softball Tournament championship game Thursday. With the win, Muhlenberg County improved to 22-8. Following the loss, McLean County dropped to 6-15. Both Muhlenberg County and McLean County advance to the Third Region Softball Tournament at Edmonson County next week. Muhlenberg County… Read More...
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Mustangs Handle Ohio County, Claim 10th…

Steve LeMaster
CALHOUN, Ky. (5/22/15) — Muhlenberg County scored first and never trailed, pulling away to defeat Ohio County 6-1 in the 10th District Baseball Tournament championship game at Ohio County Thursday. With the win, Muhlenberg County improved to 17-19. Ohio County dropped to 21-10 as a result of the loss. Both Muhlenberg County and Ohio County advance to the Third Region Baseball Tournament at… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Thursday…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/22/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Thursday May 21, 2015. Pick 3 Thursday Midday 7 - 1 - 4 Thursday Evening 2 - 4 - 6 Pick 4 Thursday Midday 4 - 8 - 1 - 1 Thursday Evening 9 - 7 - 4 - 1 Cash Ball Thursday 13 - 17 - 23 - 30 - 27 Kicker 1 - 6 - 6 - 0 - 4 5 Cash Card Thursday 7D - QC - 4D - 7C - 7H Winning numbers of the Kentucky Lottery are… Read More...
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Alleged Altered Prescription Results in…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (5/22/15) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, a Paducah woman was arrested after it was determined she tried to pass altered prescriptions for two schedule II controlled substances at a local pharmacy. The report said Det. John Tolliver was contacted by a local clinic and informed that a pharmacy employee had notified the clinic of two prescriptions that appeared to… Read More...
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Alleged Prescription Drug Fraud Leads…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (5/22/15) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, a Paducah woman was arrested after it was determined she lied to obtain prescription painkillers. The report said Det. John Tolliver, the Paducah Police Department’s prescription drug investigator, was alerted that Tiffeny Marthrel, 34, might have obtained prescriptions for hydrocodone improperly from two different… Read More...
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Omni Visions Seeks to Recruit Foster…

Karen Jones
KENTUCKY (5/22/15) — May is Foster Parent Appreciation month. This May also holds another distinction: the number of children in out-of-home care has reached an all-time high in Kentucky. The Foster Care Data report from the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services indicates that 7,861 children are in OOHC this month. This is the third consecutive month of increase with 258 more children… Read More...
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Big Baseball in Full Swing at Brooks…

Paducah Life Magazine
PADUCAH, Ky. (5/22/15) — The sounds of spring are here: the chirping of birds; the laughter of playing children; and the crack of the bat. America's pastime is in full swing, and its grandeur is on full display in Paducah starting this week. For the third year, the National Club Baseball Association will host its World Series (this year for Division I colleges) at Brooks Stadium. Games begin this… Read More...
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EPA Rules Threaten Aluminum's Revival

Jim Waters
KENTUCKY (5/21/15) — Aluminum may not cost as much as it did when special guests at banquets hosted by Napoleon III were offered a prized set of cutlery made from the metal while less-favored guests used knives and forks laden only with gold. However, its value to Kentucky's economy – and threats looming against it on the horizon – must be understood. I reported in July 2012 that the… Read More...
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Bluegrass Family Health Changing Name…

Dona Rains
LEXINGTON, Ky. (5/21/15) — Bluegrass Family Health, the insurance arm of Baptist Health, is changing its name to Baptist Health Plan. The Lexington-based health insurance carrier will now be more readily identified with its parent organization, which is based in Louisville. "As healthcare continues to evolve, it's important to bring together the different parts of the Baptist Health system so… Read More...
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Corrections Officers to Get Pay Raises…

Jennifer Brislin
FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/21/15) — The Kentucky Department of Corrections will enhance its compensation for correctional officers and other hazardous duty staff under a plan announced this week to stabilize the workforce in state prisons. Responding to high staff vacancies and turnover rates, Gov. Steve Beshear approved the plan that raises pay for security staff; moves institutional hazardous duty,… Read More...
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Holman Signs with Mississippi State

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/21/15) — Owensboro High School standout Aric Holman has signed with Mississippi State. Holman, a 6-10 forward, helped to lead the OHS men's basketball program to a state title in March. The athletic Holman visited Mississippi State over the weekend. During his senior season, Holman averaged 15.9 points, 9.8 rebounds and 4.9 blocks per game for the Red Devils. Holman shot 62.2… Read More...

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Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - May 20, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More...
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Barry Duvall Shares Muhlenberg History with Hopkins Historical Society

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, KY (5/20/15) — Hopkins County Historical Society recently met for its monthly meeting with Muhlenberg historian Barry Duvall as guest speaker.… Read More...
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Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health Plex in Madisonville

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, KY (5/19/15) — Owensboro Health Inc. announced today its plans to build a $15 million outpatient healthcare facility in Madisonville. Company… Read More...
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Probation and Parole Violators - May 15, 2015

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Probation and Parole has issued a new list of their top most wanted. Read More...
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Pastor Talks About Trials, Triumphs of 30-Year Ministry

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
WHITE PLAINS, Ky. (5/11/15) — Mt. Carmel Cumberland Presbyterian Church in White Plains will honor Bro. John Shoulta and his wife, Brenda, at 11 a.m. May 17,… Read More...
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Shrek Comes to Glema Center

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/9/15) — Glema Mahr Center for the Arts Director Brad Downall highlights the upcoming schedule for the summer during a video interview… Read More...
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MCC's Johnson, Bennett, Morrow to Receive KCTCS Horizon Awards

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky.. (5/8/15) — Madisonville Community College announced the winners of the annual New Horizons Awards of Excellence for 2015. Felecia Johnson… Read More...
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Madisonville/Hopkins County Tops in Jobs

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/7/15) — Gov. Steve Beshear returned to his home county to thank Madisonville and Hopkins County for helping Kentucky achieve the… Read More...

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Naomi Sue Pharris, 81, of Sebree

SLAUGHTERS, Ky. – Naomi Sue Pharris, 81, of Sebree died May 21, 2015, at Colonial Terrace in Sebree, Ky. She was born in Ashbyburg to the late Ira and Carrie Hudson Daniels on Feb. 4, 1934. She was a…
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KMA Collects over 250 Phones for Soldiers

HENDERSON, Ky. (5/20/15) — The Kentucky Motorcycle Association, District 14 completed their "Cell Phones for Soldiers" collection drive on Saturday, May 16,… Read More

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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (5/20/15) — A contractor plans to close a section of US 68-Business/West 7th Street in Hopkinsville starting today, May 20. This closure of… Read More

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PADUCAH, Ky. (5/20/15) — Starting today, a contractor will begin the milling and paving of several streets in Paducah. Weather permitting, the work will be… Read More

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/20/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Tuesday May 19, 2015. Mega Millions Tuesday 10 - 12 - 21 - 29 - 65… Read More

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