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April 26, 2015 Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (4/26/15) — The city of Dawson Springs hosted the annual Mule and Draft Horse Day Saturday, April 25. The event took place in the Dawson Springs Industrial Park where visitors listens to live music, shopped with… Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:38:12 GMT FeedCreator 1.8.0-dev (
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/27/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Monday, April 27. Roxie J. Adams, Dawson Springs, was charged April 25 with endangering the welfare of a minor. Wilford Knight, Dawson Springs, was charged April 26 on a Hopkins County warrant for second-degree assault. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by HCSO Read More...
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When Did Cute Stop Being Cute?

Rev. James L. Snyder
KENTUCKY (04/27/15) — I was rearranging some bookshelves to make room for a few new books when it happened. I was in for a surprise and did not quite know it. There behind some books on my bookshelf was an old family photo album I had not seen in years. When I say old, I mean these were pictures taken when cameras were really cameras with film in them. Nobody knows what those cameras were like… Read More...
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Smoke Filled House Prompts Call 911

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/25/15) — Madisonville Fire Department received an alarm from central dispatch for smoke in residence at 220 Dempsey Street. Upon arrival, Engine 4 crew met with occupant. Occupant stated there was a strong electrical smell inside the residence and the A/C unit was turned off. Fire crew entered structure to begin their investigation. Upon investigation, fire crew determined… Read More...
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Teens Damage McCracken High Grounds

McCracken Co. Sheriff
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (4/27/15) — McCracken County 17 year old teen, is facing a DUI charge after his truck ran off the main access road to the McCracken County High School while he and another teen were causing damage the campus yards aa well as to the soccer and football practice fields. At 5:10 AM, deputies received a call of a truck with the headlights on that was in a ditch at the entrance… Read More...

3rd Region Baseball, Softball Records

Steve LeMaster
WESTERN KENTUCKY (4/27/15) — 3rd Region Baseball and Softball Records. Read More...
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Paducah Man Allegedly Faints While…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (4/27/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, Trooper Gordon responded to an accident with injuries on US 45 north at the Graves/McCracken Line. The report said Larry Rudesill, 67, was operating a motor vehicle when he had a "coughing spell" and fainted. While he was unconscious, the vehicle went off the right side of the road and down an embankment. Rudesill regained… Read More...
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KHSAA Celebrates Top Officials at…

LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/27/15) — The KHSAA honored the top officials for 2015 at the Association's 22nd Annual Officials Recognition Banquet Sunday. The ceremony, conducted at the KHSAA Offices, recognized the official of the year finalists for each sport or sport-activity in which the KHSAA licenses officials. Finalists in each sport were selected through a combination of their service to their… Read More...
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KSP Trooper Island Raffle Features 2015…

Dennis J Thomas
HICKORY, Ky. (4/27/15) — The Kentucky State Police, Post 1 Mayfield and Trooper Island Inc. announce the 2015 Trooper Island Raffle to help raise funding for the Trooper Island Children´s Camp. The Kentucky State Police Trooper Island raffle features a vehicle ready for work or play this year. Newly re-designed and re-engineered for 2015, the GMC Sierra 1500 SLE pickup includes an Sonoma Red… Read More...
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WKCTC Physics Associate Professor Wins…

Tammy Thompson
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/27/15) — Paducah resident Shen Liu, an associate professor of physics at West Kentucky Community and Technical College, won second place of the Best Faculty Paper Award at the American Society for Engineering Education North Central Section Conference held at the University of Cincinnati April 17-18. Liu, the only faculty member who represented a community college at the… Read More...
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Henderson County North Middle School…

HCS Publication Team
HENDERSON, Ky. (4/27/15) — The annual Henderson County North Middle School greenhouse sale will begin on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 and continue on school days until Wednesday, May 13, 2015. The sale will take place at the greenhouse unit located at North Middle School. Please enter at the front door and the secretary will guide you to the greenhouse. The plants, which were started from seed, were all… Read More...

Kentucky Lottery Results for Sunday…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/27/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Sunday April 26, 2015. Pick 3 Sunday Evening 1 - 9 - 8 Pick 4 Sunday Evening 9 - 7 - 9 - 8 Winning numbers of the Kentucky Lottery are determined by the numbers drawn and not by the numbers reported. The Kentucky Lottery is not responsible for misprinted numbers on this page or any other medium. The… Read More...
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Ohio County Notches Sweep over Owensboro

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/27/15) — Visiting Ohio County swept Owensboro in a high school softball doubleheader, winning 19-0 and 13-4 at Shifley Park Saturday. Ohio County improved to 12-7 with the sweep. With the two losses, Owensboro dropped to 0-12. The Lady Eagles blanked Owensboro 19-0 in three innings in the opening game. Ohio County pitcher Emma Swindler pitched a two-hitter and earned the win in… Read More...
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Single Vehicle Accident Results in…

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DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (4/27/15) — According to a Daviess County Sheriff's report, first responders (DCSO, KSP, East Daviess County Fire along with Yelvington Fire) responded to a single vehicle accident in the 10600 block of Hwy 60 East. The report said it appears the vehicle which was being driven by Tonietia J. Villanueva, 32, of Cannelton, Ind., was traveling eastbound on Hwy 60 East crossed the… Read More...
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Mustangs Lose to Ohio County via Shutout

Steve LeMaster
GREENVILLE, Ky. (4/27/15) — Visiting Ohio County edged Muhlenberg County 2-0 in a 10th District baseball game Saturday. Read More...
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Lady Mustangs Take Two from Calloway in…

Steve LeMaster
GREENVILLE, Ky. (4/27/15) — Muhlenberg County swept visiting Calloway County in a high school softball doubleheader Saturday. Read More...

Lady Maroons Double up Daviess County,…

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/27/15) — Madisonville-North Hopkins doubled up host Daviess County 12-6 in a high school softball game Saturday. Familiar foes Madisonville-North Hopkins and Daviess County faced off in the first game of the Bratcher Memorial Quad at Daviess County. The Lady Maroons posted their 20th win in the 2015 season. With the victory, its 14th straight win, Madisonville-North Hopkins… Read More...
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Church Attempts to ‘Inspire’ Teens in…

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/27/15) — Victory Church hosted an Inspire Teens night on Friday April 24. Organizer Kathy Fox said the evening was for girls from junior high to college age, and the first 100 to arrive received a free Inspire t-shirt and Fox said, “Those were gone in about 15 minutes.” Guest speaker for Teen Inspire was Mercy Lokulutu from Nigeria, who is married, has two children and lives… Read More...
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Whitfield Meets with Job Corps…

Marty Irby
WASHINGTON (4/27/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), met last week with Job Corps students and staff and attended Job Corps' Golden Anniversary Gala in celebration of 50 years of service to millions of at-risk youth whose lives have been forever changed by the program. The Earle C. Clement Job Corps Center in Morganfield and Muhlenberg Job Corps Center in Greenville provide a vital service to… Read More...

Questions to ask when looking for an…

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KENTUCKY (04/27/15) — Many of today's working professionals grew up in single-income households where only one of their parents went to work each day. But that once-common dynamic is now largely a thing of the past, as economic necessity has driven both moms and dads to continue their careers even after they have had children. That reality has led many working parents to lean heavily on… Read More...
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Spring Lawn, Garden Fair Participants…

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (04/26/15) – Pennyroyal Master Gardener Association hosted its third annual Spring Lawn and Garden Fair on Saturday April 25 at the Hopkins County Extension Office. Pennyroyal Master Gardener President Carol Steele said the event offered plants, vegetables, flowers and anything to do with gardening such as yard art and décor, tool sharpening, face painting for kids and a trailer… Read More...
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DCHS Student Council Hosts May Day 5K

Lora Wimsatt
DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (4/26/15) — The Daviess County High School Student Council is sponsoring its sixth annual May Day 5K run/walk on Saturday, May 16. Registration begins at 7 a.m. at the DCHS football stadium and the race starts at 8 a.m. Registration fee is $15 until May 12, which includes guarantee of a commemorative t-shirt. Fee is $20 after May 12. Registration is also accepted the day of… Read More...
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Children’s Advocacy Center Raises…

Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/26/15) — The Pennyrile Children’s Advocacy Center hosted a Zumbathon and a mini vendor fair at the Hopkinsville High School to help raise funds to pay for their new building and to expand services for their clients. In the last two fiscal years, PCAC has served nearly 600 victims and their non-offending caregivers and look forward into expanded their services. “We provide… Read More...
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White Plains Civil War Festival…

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
WHITE PLAINS, KY. (04/25/2015) – The fourth annual Civil War Festival took place on Saturday, April 25 in White Plains. Event coordinator Spencer Brewer said the event, hosted by the Eighth Ky. Confederate States of America, is an entertaining and educational experience for the whole family. The festivities began with concessions, vendors and sutlers and a community-wide yard sale. Civil War… Read More...
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Dawson Springs Mule, Draft Horse Days…

Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (4/26/15) — The city of Dawson Springs hosted the annual Mule and Draft Horse Day Saturday, April 25. The event took place in the Dawson Springs Industrial Park where visitors listens to live music, shopped with different venders, enjoyed a cruise-in, antique tractors and the Mule and Draft Horse parade. Amber AverittSurfKY NewsPhotos by Amber Averitt Read More...

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Above and Beyond: Wade Simons

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (04/25/15) – SurfKY News spoke with Lt. Wade Simons of the Madisonville Fire Department about his history and service to Hopkins County.… Read More...

Focus on Hopkins County: Interview with Sheriff Matt Sanderson and Roneshia Evans

Tim Thomas
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/25/15) — Tim Thomas speaks with Hopkins County Sheriff Matt Sanderson and Roneshia Evans with the Hopkins County School System on this… Read More...

Probation and Parole Violators - April 24, 2015

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
Probation and Parole has issued a new list of their top most wanted. Read More...

SurfKY Spotlight: Sunshine Garden Center

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
Chris and Misty Vincent spoke with SurfKY about the re-opening of Sunshine Garden Center in Greenville, Ky. Read More...
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Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - April 22, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More...

Above and Beyond: Corey Miller

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (04/21/15) – SurfKY News spoke with Corey Miller, a police officer for the city of Madisonville about his contribution to our community’s… Read More...
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MPD Offers Advice On Prom, Underage Drinking

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Lt. Billy Poe of the Madisonville Police Department warns parents and youth about the dangers of underage drinking during the upcoming prom season. Read More...
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Locals Gather to Remember ‘Jackson Stage Stop’

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The Historical Society of Hopkins County held its monthly meeting Thursday, April 9. Read More...



Deborah Ann Messamore, 63, of Madisonville

MADISONVILLE, Ky. — Deborah Ann Messamore, 63, of Madisonville, Ky., died Saturday, April 25, 2015 surrounded by her family and friends. Mrs. Messamore was born July 24, 1951, in Christian County,…
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