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March 31, 2015 Madisonville Police Department
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/31/15) — A Madisonville man was charged for driving under the influence of drugs. When stopped by a police officer, the man was reported to be foaming around his mouth. According to a Madisonville Police report, a… Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:31:03 GMT FeedCreator 1.8.0-dev (
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Christian Rap Concert Planned

PROVIDENCE, Ky. (4/1/15) — Local group TR3Y will sponsor a Christian rap concert, “More Than Music.” Read More...
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Paducah City Commission Meeting…

Pam Spencer
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/1/15) — The following are the highlights of the Paducah City Commission meeting from Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Establish Economic Development Incentive Guidelines The Mayor and Commissioners approved a municipal order to establish policy and guidelines for providing economic incentives and infrastructure assistance to qualified projects locating or expanding within the boundaries… Read More...
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Kentucky Wesleyan College Theatre Arts…

Kathy Rutherman
OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/1/15) — The Kentucky Wesleyan College Theatre Arts Program will present "The Tragical History of Dr. Faustus" at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 10, and at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 11, at Zion United Church of Christ at 625 Allen St. Tickets are available through the Wesleyan Theatre Arts Facebook page or by calling (270) 852-3595. Written by Christopher Marlow and packed… Read More...
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MCHS Wins Murray State High School…

Randy Adams
MURRAY, Ky. (4/1/15) — The Muhlenberg County High School team of Nathan Flener and Brandon Payne brought a five-bass limit to the scale Saturday weighing 18 pounds, 6 ounces, to win the 2015 Murray State Open on Kentucky Lake. The win earned the team $4,000 in scholarships to Murray State and qualified the team to compete in a High School Fishing conference championship on Lake Lanier in… Read More...
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DCPS Graduation Schedule Announced

Lora Wimsatt
DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (4/1/15) — The Daviess County Public Schools Class of 2015 will graduate on the following schedule: Apollo High School6 p.m. Thursday, June 4Sportscenter Daviess County High School6 p.m. Friday, June 5Sportscenter Beacon Central High School10 a.m. Saturday, June 6Good Shepherd Church The last day of school for DCPS students is Thursday, June 4. SurfKY NewsInformation provided… Read More...
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Muhlenberg District Court Fines Handed…

Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
GREENVILLE, Ky. (4/1/15) — The following fines were recently handed down in Muhlenberg District Court. Dustin Duncan, disregarding a traffic control device, failure to wear a seatbelt, $188. Allen Hearld, defective equipment, $143. Earl Pointer, failure to wear a seatbelt, $25. Dakota Noffsinger, possession of marijuana, $253. Nathaniel Smith, possession of marijuana, $253. Connie Vaught, failure… Read More...

The Big Deal about Budgeting - by…

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KENTUCKY (4/1/15) — If I told you that you could get a raise without earning more income, would you take it? Of course you would. Many people who budget for the first time feel like they got a raise. That’s because they’re discovering money they didn’t realize they had. They’re usually stunned by how much they’re actually spending at restaurants, on movies, or on gym memberships they only use… Read More...
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Relay for Life Sponsoring Superheroes…

Hopkins County Relay for Life
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/1/15) — Hopkins County Relay for Life is sponsoring a “Superheroes Pancake Breakfast” at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 18 at West Kentucky Consistory, 668 S Park Ave, Madisonville. Tickets are $5 each, and can be purchased by contacting Laura at (270) 871-5063. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Hopkins County Relay for Life Read More...

Attorney General Conway Announces…

Leland Hulbert
FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/1/15) — Attorney General Jack Conway announced March 30, that his office will again host training for police officers and prosecutors about the effective prosecution of DUI cases involving drugs. A regional seminar is being held March 31 through April 2 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Covington, Ky. The training is coordinated through the Office of the Attorney General's Traffic… Read More...
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Officials Anticipate Increase in Forest…

Ricki Gardenhire
FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/31/15) — The Division of Forestry is reminding Kentuckians that it is spring forest fire hazard season. Since March 16, the division has battled more than 98 forest fires, damaging more than 1,320 acres. This week's weather forecast is cause for concern. "The forecast for warmer, dryer weather this week has the division concerned about the potential for an additional increase in… Read More...
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Baptist Health Madisonville Upgrades…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/31/15) — Baptist Health Madisonville recently purchased the new Aquilion One 320 Series Dynamic Volume CT Scanner with AIDR 3D technology. One benefit of the new CT scanner is a speedier diagnosis. “Utilizing this technology will allow our physicians to make a better, quicker diagnosis for our patients that will lead to shorter hospital stays,” stated Rob Ramey, interim… Read More...

Kentucky Small Businesses Can Still…

Joe Hall
FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/31/15) — Want to take your business global? There's still time to sign up for Gov. Steve Beshear's Kentucky Export Initiative trade mission to Canada. The deadline to register for the May 25-30 trade mission has been extended to April 7. Numerous companies have already signed up, and only a few openings remain. Grant funding through the State Trade Export Promotion program is… Read More...

'Protectors' to Present Programs in…

Lori Harrison
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (3/31/15) — The Protectors organization will present two Community Night programs in Hopkins County Schools focused on building a "Courageous Community" to provide a safe and supportive place for our children to grow up. The Community Nights' doors open at 5:45 each evening Tuesday, March 31, at Hopkins County Central and Thursday, April 2, at Madisonville North Hopkins.. Area… Read More...
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United Way Honors Organizations,…

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/31/15) — Area business and community leaders attended the United Way of the Coalfield Annual Awards Luncheon today at the Ballard Convention Center in Madisonville. A number of local companies and volunteers were recognized for their fundraising efforts to support United Way involving the organization’s partner agencies that provide charitable assistance to people in area… Read More...

Whitfield and DeGette Introduce…

Marty Irby
WASHINGTON (3/31/15) — U.S. Representatives Ed Whitfield (R-KY-01) and Diana DeGette (D-CO-01), Co-chairs of the Congressional Diabetes Caucus, recently introduced H.R. 1726, the Access to Quality Diabetes Education Act of 2015, and H.R. 1727, the Medicare Safe Needle Disposal Coverage Act of 201, and H.R. 1686, The Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act, to improve the lives of people with diabetes… Read More...
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Collision Sends One to Local Hospital

McCracken County Sheriff's Department
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (3/31/15) — According to a McCracken County Sheriff's Department report, at 1:33 p.m. deputies were dispatched to the intersection of John E. Robinson and Oregon Street in Lone Oak for a two vehicle collision with injuries. The report said it was determined that 28 year old Amanda Leach from Paducah, Ky., and her passenger 25 year old Josh Urrus also of Paducah were west… Read More...
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Results from Region 3 Governor’s Cup at…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (3/31/15 ) — Below are the results from the Region 3 Governor’s Cup competition held at East Heights Elementary School on March 21, 2015. Mathematics Assessment First Place Julianne Latimer Niagara Elementary School Second Place Shaurya Jadhav Holy Name of Jesus Catholic School Third Place Elise Hibbs A.B. Chandler Elementary School Fourth Place Gavin Connelly Jefferson Elementary… Read More...
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DCPS Board of Education to Meet April 2

Lora Wimsatt
DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (3/31/15) — The Daviess County Public Schools Board of Education will meet at 11:45 a.m. Thursday, April 2, at the DCPS Central Office, 1622 Southeastern Parkway. Read More...
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KSP Charges Henderson County Man with…

Kentucky State Police
HENDERSON, Ky. (3/31/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, on March 30, 2015, at approximately 4:30 p.m., the KSP Electronic Crime Branch, assisted by KSP Post 16-Henderson, arrested a Henderson man on charges related to possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor. The report said Leonard A. Gehret, 62, was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes… Read More...
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Red Devils Falter Late, Drop Game to…

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/31/15) — Visiting Breckinridge County scored four runs in the top half of the eighth inning and held Owensboro scoreless in its final at-bat to win 8-4 in a high school baseball game Monday evening. Devin Hall delivered a pair of doubles and two RBIs for Breckinridge County in the victory. On the mound, Breckinridge County pitcher Trey Woosley worked a complete game, racking up… Read More...
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Panthers Drop Game at Ohio County

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/31/15) — Ohio County pitcher Jake Griffin threw a five-hitter and racked up 11 strikeouts to lead the Eagles past host Daviess County 3-1 in a high school baseball game Monday. With the win, Ohio County improved to 9-2. The frontrunner in the First Region, Ohio County claimed its fourth straight win. Following the loss, Daviess County dropped to 4-4. Daviess County suffered its… Read More...

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

Karen McKnight
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (3/31/15) — The following misdemeanor indictments were recently handed down by a Hopkins County Grand Jury. Misty Caudill, 39, of Madisonville, second-degree criminal mischief, alcohol intoxication in a public place and second-degree disorderly conduct. Jonathan Cobb, 30, of Madisonville, second-degree possession of a controlled substance/Hydrocodone and possession of a… Read More...
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Aces Double up Hancock County, 4-2

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/31/15) — Owensboro Catholic pitcher Maddex Richardson remained perfect Monday, pitching the Aces past visiting Hancock County 4-2 in a high school baseball game. The win allowed Richardson to move to 3-0. With the victory, Owensboro Catholic improved to 8-1. Hancock County dropped to 2-6 after suffering the loss. The Aces scored four runs on eight hits. Hancock County scored… Read More...
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MNHHS Falls to Muhlenberg County, 11-6

Steve LeMaster
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/31/15) — Visiting Muhlenberg County plated four runs in the top half of the eighth inning and limited Madisonville-North to one run in its final at-bat when the two high school baseball teams met Monday evening. The Mustangs, thanks to the late offensive outburst, prevailed, winning 11-6 over the Maroons in eight innings. With the win, Muhlenberg County improved to 4-3.… Read More...

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Glema Center April Schedule Features Jo Dee Messina

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (3/31/15) — Glema Mahr Center for the Arts Director Brad Downall highlights the upcoming schedule for April during a video interview with… Read More...

VIDEO: Shoe Charity Expands to 'Sweet Sixteen' Counties in Kentucky

What started as a solution to a need of one county’s children, soon spread into a cause that now assists 16 Kentucky counties by providing shoes for students.… Read More...

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/26/15) — The Madisonville - Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce hosted a luncheon to discuss the state of education for Hopkins County and… Read More...
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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (3/24/15) — Simple precautions to take with pedestrian safety. Lt. Billy Poe of the Madisonville Police Department offers these tips to… Read More...

Marty Brown: Story Behind 'Whatever Makes You Smile'

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/24/15) — During an interview at SurfKY Studios, country music singer, songwriter Marty Brown along with his wife Shellie shared the story… Read More...

Marty Brown: 'I'm From the Country' and We Like It That Way!

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/23/15) — During an interview at SurfKY Studios Monday, March 16, country music singer, songwriter Marty Brown along with his wife Shellie… Read More...

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Jeff Lewis, 51, Henderson

HENDERSON, Ky. – Jeff Lewis, 51, Henderson, passed away at 10:04 a.m. Sunday, March 29, 2015, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and loved his family, friends,…
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