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Webster Man Leads Police on Chase through Parts of Muhlenberg, Hopkins

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/30/15) — A Webster County man was arrested after police say he fled a traffic checkpoint on Kentucky 70 in Muhlenberg and leading police on a chase through part of Hopkins County Wednesday night. According to a…
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KSP Post 1 Trooper Receives Award for…

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HICKORY, Ky. (7/31/15) — Kentucky State Police in Mayfield is proud to recognize Trooper Nathan Clinkenbeard for receiving top honors during a ceremony which took place in Lexington on Tuesday. The fifth annual Governor's Occupant Protection Enforcement Awards were held July 28 at the Marriott Griffin Gate in Lexington. The ceremony honored officers from across the state for occupant restraint… Read More...
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One Injured in Three-Vehicle Collision

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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (7/31/15) – The Kentucky State Police investigated a three-vehicle, injury collision that occurred at approximately 3:45 p.m. Thursday, July 30 on Interstate 24 around the 86 mile marker. The preliminary investigation revealed that Kyle Foster, 22, Paducah, was operating a 1999 Jeep Wrangler traveling westbound on Interstate 24. Elaine Morgan, 55, her daughter Megan Dee, 19,… Read More...
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City Accepting Applications for Roof…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/31/15) — The City of Paducah is accepting applications for the Roof Stabilization Assistance Program until 9 a.m. on Aug. 17. The program assists property owners within a defined area of historic downtown Paducah, stretching in general from Water Street to 7th Street and Jefferson Street to Kentucky Avenue. A map showing the program area in addition to the application, ordinance,… Read More...
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Webster Man Leads Police on Chase…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/30/15) — A Webster County man was arrested after police say he fled a traffic checkpoint on Kentucky 70 in Muhlenberg and leading police on a chase through part of Hopkins County Wednesday night. According to a Kentucky State Police report, the checkpoint was set up at Kentucky 70 at Kentucky 175 at 9:28 p.m. in Muhlenberg, when the operator of a 2002 Chevrolet Impala drove… Read More...
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Rogers Group Recognized for Quality…

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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (7/30/15) — The August 2015 Herb Hays Furniture Quality Service Award winner is Rogers Group at 938 North Main Street. The Christian County Chamber of Commerce made the presentation to Lori Harper and staff at the Rogers Group office today, July 30. SurfKY NewsPhoto Courtesy of Penny Fletcher Read More...
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Whitfield Announces Nearly $50K Grant…

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WASHINGTON (7/30/15) — U.S. Representative Ed Whitfield (KY-01) is pleased to announce a grant to the Poole Community Fire Department from the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency in cooperation with the U.S. Fire Administration. The Poole Community Fire Department in Webster County will receive $49,524. This grant will provide federal funding toward much-needed… Read More...
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Former Wildcat Fuqua Named Assistant…

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (7/30/15) — Former Wildcat great Ben Fuqua will return to the Big Blue Nation as an assistant coach for the Kentucky men's golf team, head coach Brian Craig announced on Monday. Fuqua is a former captain and four-year letterwinner for the Wildcats from 2005-09. "It is with great enthusiasm that I announce Ben Fuqua as our new assistant coach," Craig said. "Ben played for us and was… Read More...
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UK Women's Golf Announces Strong…

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (7/30/15) — Coming off a school-record fifth straight NCAA regional performance, the Kentucky women's golf team has unveiled an exciting 2015-16 schedule that head coach Golda Johansson Borst is confident will provide the necessary tests to prepare her team for another postseason run this season. "I am really excited about our tournament schedule this year," Borst said. "We always… Read More...
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KSP Post 1 Says 'Goodbye' to Three…

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HICKORY, Ky. (7/30/15) — The Kentucky State Police Post 1 recently honored three employees as they prepare to retire July 31, 2015. Detective Donald Bowman, Arson Investigator Frank Gresham and Administrative Specialist II Debbie Flowers were honored on July 23, 2015. Detective Bowman began his career with the Kentucky State Police in July, 2005. After graduating from the Kentucky State Police… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/30/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Thursday, July 30. Maximilian H. Jones, of Madisonville, was charged July 30 with alcohol intoxication in a public place – first and second offenses and second-degree disorderly conduct. Tricia R. Golden, of Newbern, Tenn., was charged July 29 with theft by unlawful taking/shoplifting under $500 and… Read More...
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UPDATE: Body of Missing 8 Year Old…

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UPDATE: WICKLIFFE, Ky. (7/30/15 – 1:15 p.m.) The search for Skyleigh Pool continued throughout the night by numerous agencies from various states. Skyleigh’s body was found at approximately 8 a.m. this morning in a pond about one-quarter mile from her residence. An autopsy is scheduled for Friday in Louisville. Detective John Sims is conducting a death investigation. No foul play is suspected at… Read More...
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Specialty Foods Cutting Ribbon on…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/30/15) — One hundred years after it opened, one Kentucky company continues to grow its operations. Governor Steve Beshear joined local officials today to cut the ribbon on Specialty Foods Group Inc.'s expanded facility in Owensboro. Specialty Foods, a meat packaging company with a portfolio of brands, including Kentucky Legend, Field, Fischer's, Kentuckian Gold, Mickelberry's… Read More...
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Martin Scholar Spotlight - Amy Douglas

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/30/15) — The Muhlenberg County Campus of Madisonville Community College is proud to announce the selection of Amy Douglas as this week's Martin Scholar Spotlight. Douglas, of Central City, is a 2012 graduate of Madisonville Community College, receiving her Associate of Arts degree. She was a Martin Scholar and continues to be a strong advocate of the program. Douglas shared,… Read More...
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Nothing 'Sheepish' about Young…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/30/15) — 4-H and Future Farmers of America students were vying for top lamb during livestock competition at Hopkins County Fair Wednesday night. All eyes in the audience were directed to the ring as competitor Kayla Hatfield and her lamb clutched the Blue Ribbon award in the senior showmanship division. Hatfield, wearing her pink, plaid western shirt, smiled and gave… Read More...
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OVL Championship Series: Miners Level…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/30/15) — Host Madisonville defeated Dubois County 14-4 in the first game of the Ohio Valley League championship series on Wednesday. After facing a 2-1 deficit at the conclusion of the first inning, Madisonville plated six runs in the bottom half of the second inning to separate itself from longtime league leader Dubois County. Madisonville pitcher Kyle Vedrode worked six… Read More...
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TerrePURE Kentucky Distillers Inc.…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/30/15) – Governor Steve Beshear today joined TerrePURE® company officials for a groundbreaking and dedication ceremony to rename the Old Charles Medley Distillery in Daviess County. The distillery will be named the O.Z. Tyler Distillery in memory of the co-inventor of the TerrePURE® distilling process. The company is investing $25 million to purchase and refurbish the nearly… Read More...
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Lourdes Hospice, Palliative Care…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/30/15) — Lourdes Hospices and Palliative Care has been selected to participate in the Medicare Care Choices Model, announced today by Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell. The model provides Medicare beneficiaries who qualify for coverage under the Medicare Hospice Benefit and dually eligible beneficiaries who qualify for the Medicaid Hospice Benefit the option to… Read More...
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WCK2C Donation Received

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DIXON, Ky. (7/30/15) — The Webster County Industrial Development Authority presented the Webster County Kids to College program with a donation of $250,000 as part of its commitment to increasing educational opportunities for all students in Webster county. Members of the Development Authority and the Economic Development Corporation Board include Steve Whitsell (Chair), Jim Crouse, Mike Farris,… Read More...
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Parks Department Extends Noble Park…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/30/15) — The Paducah Parks Services Department is extending the Noble Park Pool season by one week. The pool will close to the public at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 9. The pool is closed to the public on Mondays. From Tuesday, Aug. 4 through Sunday, Aug. 9, the hours of operation for the pool will be reduced. It will be open from 1 until 5 p.m. on those days. The pool was scheduled to… Read More...
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Dugan Best Recreation Center Announces…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/30/15) — Dugan Best Recreation Center will be closed on Labor Day, Sept. 7, 2015. Regular "school is in session" hours of operation will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. Located at 1003 Omega Street, the center's amenities include a gymnasium, a game room complete with pool tables, foosball, table tennis, and air hockey; a fitness room and computer stations. Games and… Read More...
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Edge Ice Center Open Labor Day

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/30/15) — The City of Owensboro's Edge Ice Center will be open from noon to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 7, for a special Labor Day public skating session. A holiday rate of only $3 per person will be offered, and includes admission and skate rental. There are no spectator fees for parents and/or guardians wishing to take advantage of the spacious off-ice area that includes free Wi-Fi… Read More...
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Neighbors Provide Helpful Information

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KENTUCKY (7/30/15) — As Kentucky Transportation Cabinet engineers have started evaluating the site of a fatal washout on Kentucky 276/Blackhawk Road in Caldwell County, area residents have responded with helpful information that will assist engineers with their evaluation of the site. Farmers near the location report rainfall amounts of 3.8 inches, and 4.2 inches of rain, much of it in the… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Wednesday…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (7/30/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Wednesday July 29, 2015. Powerball Wednesday 4 - 22 - 27 - 28 - 52 - 35 Power Play 3 Pick 3 Wednesday Midday 4 - 3 - 7 Wednesday Evening 9 - 2 - 5 Pick 4 Wednesday Midday 4 - 8 - 0 - 7 Wednesday Evening 8 - 9 - 3 - 4 Cash Ball Wednesday 13 - 16 - 17 - 24 - 2 Kicker 8 - 2 - 7 - 6 - 1 5 Cash Card Wednesday… Read More...
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Whitfield Welcomes Summer Intern from…

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WASHINGTON (7/30/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01) recently welcomed Alex Englen to serve in his office on Capitol Hill this summer. Englen, a resident of Fort Campbell, Ky., began in the office in late June as part of an internship experience aimed at providing a multifaceted look at the legislative process and a first-hand understanding of how Congress works. She will graduate in December of… Read More...

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More...
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Berry Employees Accept Kickin' Kafe 'Battle of the Burgers' Challenge

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/24/15) – What’s for breakfast this sunny Friday morning? For a group of Berry Plastics third-shift employees, it was a healthy 5-pound… Read More...
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Nation's Oldest Travel Team Tournament Still Running Strong

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (7/20/15) — SurfKY News was at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville over the weekend for the Kentucky Hoopfest directed by Hopkins County… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Warn Homeowners of Potential Scams

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/17/15) - Madisonville Police Department's Lt. Billy Poe shares a few tips about protecting the public from scams. This is a public service… Read More...
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MUHLENBERG, Ky. (7/17/15) — Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Deputy Alex Piper needs help in locating 10 fugitives. Anyone with information regarding the location… Read More...
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College Bound Muhlenberg Student Shares Essay with Chamber

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (7/9/15) – Greater Muhlenberg Chamber of Commerce recognized Andrew Vincent during the July 9 noon luncheon meeting. Andrew was a recipient of… Read More...
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Splendor of Adsmore Shared with Historical Society

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/16/15) — Hopkins County Historical Society met for their monthly meeting on Thursday, July 9th. This month the group was honored to have… Read More...
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Community Joins Together to Pray for Nation

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (7/30/15) — Charlotte Mae Beliles, 65, of Belton, Kentucky died Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at 3:13 a.m. in the Muhlenberg Community Hospital in Greenville following a lengthy illness.…
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