SurfKY.com Top Stories

hcc building_300

HCC President Facilitates Mississippi Leadership Group

July 02, 2015 Rena Young
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (7/2/15) — Hopkinsville Community College President Dr. Jay Allen facilitated a panel discussion at the Mississippi Community College Leadership Academy on Tuesday, June 30 at Eagle Ridge Conference Center on the…
http://www.surfky.com/ Fri, 03 Jul 2015 23:44:47 GMT FeedCreator 1.8.0-dev (info@mypapit.net)
Posted on 2/2/14

All Recently Added News

GRID LIST
earlington
Top Stories

Two Councilmen Oppose Budget Amendment…

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
EARLINGTON, Ky. (7/3/15) — By majority vote, Earlington City Council is headed toward passing its slim budget following a disagreement about increasing funds for the city’s fire department. The council accepted first reading of its proposed 2015-16 budget totaling $1.76 million at a special meeting held Thursday night, July 2. The city continues to operate under its 2014-15 fiscal year budget of… Read More...
ksp2 logo_300
Top Stories

UPDATE - Suspicious Package under…

SurfKY News
BENTON, Ky. (7/3/15) — The Kentucky State Police have identified a 46 year female from Marshall County as the person responsible for leaving a suspicious package on Chestnut Road, in front of the United States Marine Corps Recruiting Office, in Murray, Ky., on July 1, 2015. Through the investigation troopers were able to determine her identity. During her interview on July 2, 2015 it was… Read More...
aaSAM 9645
Top Stories

Beechmont All Stars Defeat Auburn All…

Mike Groves, SurfKY News
BEECHMONT, Ky. (7/3/15) — The Beechmont All Stars defeated the Auburn All Stars 10-2, Thursday, July 2 during the Rookie League Tournament at Beechmont Ball Park. Mike GrovesSurfKY News Photographer Read More...
Fourth-of-July-JPEG
Top Stories

Col. Stephen Trigg Chapter SAR to Read…

Geoff Baggett
CADIZ, Ky. (7/3/15) — The Col. Stephen Trigg Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution will host its second annual public reading of the Declaration of Independence on the Fourth of July. The event will begin at 10:15 a.m., on the grounds adjacent to the Trigg County Justice Center. In addition to a reading of the Declaration, attendees will interact with SAR Compatriots in period uniform… Read More...
ksp traffic
Top Stories

KSP Post 1 Activity Report - June 2015

TFC Jay Thomas
HICKORY, Ky. (7/3/15) — Activity for KSP, Post 1, for the month of June is as follows: Criminal Cases Opened................................86 Criminal Arrests.............................................216 Citations Written...........................................1896 Speed...............................................................706… Read More...
lotto 300 e
News

Kentucky Lottery Results for Thursday…

Kentucky Lottery
FRANKFORT, Ky. (7/3/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Thursday July 2, 2015. Pick 3 Thursday Midday 9 - 3 - 8 Thursday Evening 7 - 3 - 5 Pick 4 Thursday Midday 3 - 7 - 8 - 0 Thursday Evening 0 - 3 - 5 - 5 Cash Ball Thursday 1 - 8 - 16 - 27 - 5 Kicker 0 - 5 - 2 - 5 - 2 5 Cash Card Thursday 9H - AC - JD - 10H - 3S Winning numbers of the Kentucky Lottery are… Read More...
ksp checkpoint 300
Top Stories

KSP Post 1, 2015 July 4th Holiday…

TFC Jay Thomas
HICKORY, Ky. (7/3/15) — The Kentucky State Police Post 1-Mayfield 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 eleven counties of the… Read More...
murray calloway hosp2
Top Stories

MCCH Sleep Disorders Center in Murray…

Kyser Lough
MURRAY, Ky. (7/3/15) — Murray-Calloway County Hospital Sleep Disorders Center in Murray recently received program accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. “The American Academy of Sleep Medicine congratulates Murray-Calloway County Hospital Sleep Disorders Center on meeting the high standards required for receiving accreditation as a sleep disorders center,” said Dr. Nathaniel… Read More...
Hopkins Seal 01 300
Top Stories

Planning Commission Approves Re-zoning…

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/3/15) — There was a special called meeting of the Hopkins County Joint Planning Commission on Thursday, July 2. There was no quorum at the designated time of 1 p.m., but Chair Tim Thomas quickly called a recess until 1:45 p.m., which enabled another commissioner to get to the meeting and allow a quorum to be established. Due to the lack of a quorum at the regular HCJPC… Read More...
Juanita-Gilliam-Rhino-with-
Top Stories

2015 Mayor's Art Club Third Quarter…

Pam Spencer
PADUCAH, Ky. (7/3/15) — The third quarter artwork for the 2015 Mayor's Art Club currently is on display featuring artwork by Juanita Neal Gilliam and by Ashlea McMillan. The public can view the artwork when City Hall is open 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. The artwork will be on display through the end of September. Sculptures and portraits by award-winning professional artist… Read More...
SAM 9670
Top Stories

Central City All Stars Top Bremen All…

Mike Groves, SurfKY News
BEECHMONT, Ky. (7/3/15) — The Central City All Stars defeated the Bremen All Stars 8-5, Thursday, July 2 during the Rookie League Tournament at Beechmont Ball Park. Mike GrovesSurfKY News Photographer Read More...
sur-3
News

Pet of the Day

Natalie Ostrander
KENTUCKY (7/3/15) — Meet Ivory, she's a 7 month old Mini Aussie Feist mix. Ivory and her sister Cricket were recently found as strays, and never reclaimed. She is your typical puppy, and wants to play with everyone she meets. She definitely needs work on the leash. She gets along with other dogs of all sizes. Cricket also does great with children. Adoption fee is $150 and includes vet exam,… Read More...
scam alert green1 300
Top Stories

County Clerk Warns of Telephone Scam in…

Keenan Cloern
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/3/15) — The Hopkins County Clerk’s Office has reported receiving several telephone calls from residents regarding a possible telephone scam. According to Hopkins County Clerk Keenan Cloern, residents reported that the caller is telling them they are from the clerk’s office and requesting Social Security numbers for verification and attempting to obtain a payment over the… Read More...
Riverfront-Concert-Series-Logo-2015
Top Stories

RIVERfront Concert Series Set for July 9

Pam Spencer
PADUCAH, Ky. (7/3/15) — On July 9 enjoy sounds, sunset and summertime on Paducah's riverfront as the fourth concert in the seven-concert RIVERfront Concert Series will be held that evening. Enjoy the music of The Great Gatsby Jazz Funk Odyssey from 6 until 7 p.m. and then Carsie Blanton from 7 until 8:30 p.m. The free concerts are held on select Thursdays in May, June, July and August on Wilson… Read More...
red-light-7-2
News

States Where Motorcycles Can Run Red…

Michelle Megna
US (7/3/15) — Ever been stuck at a traffic light that takes an excruciating amount of time - what feels like hours - to turn green? Imagine that as a daily occurrence. That is what it’s like for some motorcyclists due to sensors at some intersections that don’t recognize when lightweight vehicles arrive. To alleviate this aggravation, some states have passed “safe on red” laws that allow… Read More...
motor-cycle-draw
News

KMA Reminds Motorist of New Kentucky…

David Holt
KENTUCKY (7/3/15) — The Kentucky Motorcycle Association would like to publish this notice to inform all road users of a new law effective July 15, 2015, HB 370. Kentucky is the 15th state to implement this law. Thanks to Rep Jay Bell for legislation vital to motorcyclists safety. This is a safety issue to keep motorcyclists from being struck from behind, or struck while waiting for a light to… Read More...
whitfield-7-2014
Top Stories

Whitfield Announces Nearly $400K…

Marty Irby
WASHINGTON (7/2/15) — U.S. Representative Ed Whitfield (KY-01) is pleased to announce a grant from the Department of Defense's Office of Economic Adjustment in the amount of $393,348 to the Pennyrile Area Development District. The Pennyrile Area Development District is the statutory regional planning and development organization for western Kentucky's nine county Pennyrile region, which includes… Read More...
Graphic-1
Top Stories

GRADD Seeks Applicants for Americorps…

Woody Maglinger
HENDERSON, Ky. (7/2/15) — Green River Area Development District is seeking at least 17 new AmeriCorps members to serve in Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union and Webster counties, beginning Sept. 1, 2015. GRADD has been awarded a $388,500 grant from the Kentucky Commission on Community Volunteerism and Service to fund 30 full-time AmeriCorps Senior Connections and Disaster Services… Read More...
Gary-Goodaker
Top Stories

Local Educator to Participate in…

Tammy Thompson
PADUCAH, Ky. (7/2/15) – Gary Goodaker of Caldwell County was recently selected to participate in the College Board's Annual Advanced Placement Program Reading in Kansas, Mo. The Advanced Placement Program, which consists of 36 courses in a wide variety of subject areas, selects AP teachers and college faculty from around the world to gather in the United States each June to evaluate and score the… Read More...
mpd arrestlog5_300
News

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/2/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Thursday, July 2. Charlene A. Whitsell, of Madisonville, was charged July 1 on a Hopkins County warrant for first-degree possession of a controlled substance/meth – first offense, drug paraphernalia – buy/possess and trafficking in marijuana – first offense. Jacob S. Taylor, of Madisonville, was charged… Read More...
EarlingtonFD
Top Stories

Earlington Fire Department to Receive…

Marty Irby
WASHINGTON (7/2/15) – U.S. Representative Ed Whitfield (KY-01), is pleased to announce grants to three area fire departments from the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency in cooperation with the U.S. Fire Administration. The Fairview Fire Department in Pembroke will receive $76,208.00. The Earlington Fire Department will receive $24,428.00, and the Livingston… Read More...
Hanson City_Sign-7-2
Top Stories

Hanson Approves Budget on Second Reading

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
HANSON, Ky. (7/2/15) — The regularly scheduled Hanson City Council Meeting took place on Monday, June 30 with Mayor Mickie Demoss calling the meeting to order. The minutes of May 26, May 28, June 1 and June 19 and public hearing on June 19 meetings were all approved. Second reading of the Budget Ordinance was given by City Clerk Patty Thomas. Total expenditures Taxes - $233,000. Licenses and… Read More...
sur-4
News

Pet of the Day

Natalie Ostrander
KENTUCKY (7/2/15) — Meet Cricket, she's a 7 month old Mini Aussie Feist mix. Cricket and her sister Ivory were recently found as strays, and never reclaimed. She is your typical puppy, and wants to play with everyone she meets. She definitely needs work on the leash. She is great with dogs of all sizes, and also great with children. Did we mention she has a natural bob tail? It’s the cutest thing… Read More...
hcc building_300
Top Stories

HCC President Facilitates Mississippi…

Rena Young
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (7/2/15) — Hopkinsville Community College President Dr. Jay Allen facilitated a panel discussion at the Mississippi Community College Leadership Academy on Tuesday, June 30 at Eagle Ridge Conference Center on the Campus of Hinds Community College. Dr. Allen graduated from the MCCLA in May of 2011 as a member of the second class of the newly formed Leadership Academy. Allen, a… Read More...

SurfKY TV - Featured Videos

GRID LIST
statefarm234

SurfKY Spotlight: Amber Vincent State Farm

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
Amber Vincent State Farm's mission is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected and realize their dreams. Read More...
ler582

SurfKY Spotlight: Lynelle S. Eaves Realty

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. — Lynelle S. Eaves Realty is featured in this edition of SurfKY Spotlight. Read More...
bkwells

SurfKY Spotlight: Blackwell’s Diner and Sports Bar

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. — Blackwell’s Diner and Sports Bar has been in business since May of 2007 with owners Eric and Leslie Blackwell, who have worked in the… Read More...
habitat-home-madisonville-ky

Maroon Football Team Uses Muscle to Build Home for ‘Habitat’

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/7/15) — Very soon, a new family will be living in a new home on Spring Street thanks to the efforts of Habitat for Humanity. Saturday,… Read More...
sunshinefront300

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...
1KBMKY-logo-h

SurfKY Spotlight: First Kentucky Bank

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (5/5/15) — First Kentucky serves the region with all your banking and investment needs. SurfKY spoke with the bank’s Pennyrile Region… Read More...
vid bust06242015 2

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest Synthetic Drug Ring Busted

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
'Brain Melting' Synthetic Drug Round Up Nets 11 Including Kingpin HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/24/15) — Thirteen people from around Hopkins and Webster counties are… Read More...
chriswoodall

Woodall Energetically Takes on Role as MCC Advancement Director

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (06/11/15) – Madisonville Community College announced the promotion of Chris Woodall to Director of Advancement. Woodall began his career… Read More...

Obituaries

JARVIS2015GFH02

Margaret Lee Jarvis, 91, of Graham

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. — Margaret Lee Jarvis, 91, of Graham, Kentucky died Thursday morning, July 2, 2015 at 4:35 a.m. in the Muhlenberg Community Hospital in Greenville, Kentucky following a short…
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 17,730.11
-27.80 (-0.16%)    
2 S&P 2,076.78
-0.64 (-0.03%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,009.21
0.00 (0.00%)    
3/13 - 16

In Case You Missed It...

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - June 30, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Tuesday, June 30. Tanner M. Southerland, of Earlington, was… Read More

KSR to Broadcast Drew Franklin Live at Hudson Toyota Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — On Wednesday July 1, Kentucky Sports Radio featuring Madisonville native son, Drew Franklin will be broadcasting live from… Read More

Another ‘Welcomed’ Sign

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… Read More

Oilers Drop Home Game to Fulton

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… Read More

DCPS Hosts Camp Curiosity

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Daviess County Public Schools district is hosting "Camp Curiosity," an exciting summer education opportunity for migrant… Read More

Hoppers Fall to Miners 6-5

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — In the Ohio Valley League, host Madisonville notched its third straight win on Monday, edging Hopkinsville 6-5. Visiting… Read More

Miners Slip past Hoppers, 6-5

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — In the Ohio Valley League, host Madisonville notched its third straight win on Monday, edging Hopkinsville 6-5. Visiting… Read More

Public Information Regarding Use of Fireworks This 4th of July

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — People may only use, ignite, fire or explode consumer fireworks in the city on the following days and times: July 1 through… Read More

KPSC Approves Settlement Reached in LG&E, KU Rate Cases

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — Stating that the unanimous settlement agreement reached by the parties to the LG&E and KU rates cases was "fair, just and… Read More

Most Read This Week

July 02, 2015 14285

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 6244

Police: Stand Off Suspect in Critical Condition

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 5004

UPDATE: Victim of Home Invasion/Homicide Died of…

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 3809

Accused Synthetic Marijuana Traffickers Appear in…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 28, 2015 3591

'Curb Service’ at Local Eatery Ends with DUI…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

June 24, 2015 45203

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 14285

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 02, 2015 14285

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 6244

Police: Stand Off Suspect in Critical Condition

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 01, 2015 2409

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 2, 2015

by Crime Stoppers
July 03, 2015 2070

KMA Reminds Motorist of New Kentucky Red Light Law

by David Holt
July 02, 2015 1495

North Middle School Welcomes New Principal

by Julie Wischer
July 02, 2015 1291

Hanson Approves Budget on Second Reading

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 1142

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by Barry Franklin
July 02, 2015 1055

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released –…

by SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 806

Planning Commission Approves Re-zoning…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 769

UPDATE - Suspicious Package under Investigation

by SurfKY News