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Nortonville Man Accused of Trying to Choke Girlfriend

June 29, 2015 SurfKY News
NORTONVILLE, Ky. (6/29/15) — A Nortonville man has been accused of beating and attempting to choke a woman Friday night. According to a Hopkins County Sheriff's report, Deputy Ryan Bailey was on patrol when he noticed a woman standing…
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It's a Different Day in America

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KENTUCKY (6/29/15) — Americans celebrate our Independence each 4th of July. We have all kinds of independence in our country. We are free to kill unborn babies and free to legally marry people of the same sex. We are also free from the ritual of prayer in public schools. We are free to take all kinds of drugs in America as long as we have a doctor's prescription. We are free now to sit home while… Read More...
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Special Called Meeting

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/29/15) — A special called meeting of the Hopkins County Joint Planning Commission is set for 1 p.m., July 2, 2015. Read More...
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Alleged Breast Display Ends in Domestic…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/29/15) — A Madisonville man was charged with fourth-degree assault after police say he was sitting on top of his girlfriend and hitting her in the face. According to a Madisonville Police report, Officer Justin Jones was dispatched to a South Main Street residence at 8:15 p.m. Saturday, June 27 in reference to a disturbance. The report said when Jones arrived, he could hear a… Read More...
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Owensboro Board of Commissioners…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/29/15) — The Owensboro Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Called Commission Meeting at 4 p.m., on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 in the Commission Chambers located on the fourth floor at City Hall, 101 E. 4th Street. The purpose of the meeting is to hold a Closed Session under KRS 61.810(1)(b) for discussions on the future acquisition or sale of real property. SurfKY… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/29/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Monday, June 29. Trevor M. Hall, of Princeton, was charged June 28 with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol under 21 years of age, driving on a DUI suspended license – first offense and leaving the scene of an accident. Brent T. McKinney, of Dawson Springs, was charged June 28 with… Read More...
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First GED Test Module Free for…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (6/29/15) — Anyone interested in earning a GED who has never taken the test before can begin the process for free for a limited time. West Kentucky Community and Technical College's Adult Learning Centers are helping individuals prepare to do that. From now until Aug.1, 2015, GED Testing Service is hosting a promotion that provides $10 off the first GED test module for individuals… Read More...
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Daytime Lane Restrictions through…

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KENTUCKY (6/29/15) — The US 68/ Kentucky 80 Eggners Ferry Bridge will be restricted to one lane starting at approximately 8 a.m., CDT, each day, to facilitate the pouring of concrete for construction of the new bridge. This lane restriction is expected to be in place for about 12 hours each day. Due to the ramping up of work along the bridge project, motorists should be prepared to encounter lane… Read More...
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Muhlenberg Career HSD Principal…

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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (6/29/15) — Jim Price graduated from Western Kentucky University in 1976 and began his education career in 1977. Throughout his 38 years working in education he taught different grade levels, served as assistant basketball coach, assistant principal and athletic director within the Muhlenberg County education system. For the past 12 years, he has proudly served as the… Read More...
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Nortonville Man Accused of Trying to…

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NORTONVILLE, Ky. (6/29/15) — A Nortonville man has been accused of beating and attempting to choke a woman Friday night. According to a Hopkins County Sheriff's report, Deputy Ryan Bailey was on patrol when he noticed a woman standing on Main Street in Nortonville at about 8:44 p.m. Friday, June 26. Bailey reported that the woman had been visibly beaten having a swollen and bruised eye and marks… Read More...
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/29/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Monday, June 29. Arshamba S. Reynolds, of Henderson, was charged June 28 with careless driving, improper lane usage, operating on a suspended or revoked operator's license, possession of marijuana and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs/alcohol/etc., with aggravated circumstances… Read More...
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Madisonville Fire Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/29/15) — Madisonville Fire Department responded to a call about a three-story brick house filling with smoke shortly before midnight. MFD reported homeowner Judy Hines of 264 Union St., told emergency responders she saw smoke on the third floor of her home at 11:34 p.m. June 24. Firefighters met with two residents, who were standing on the front porch, according to the… Read More...
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UPDATE: Victim of Home…

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UPDATE: ELKTON, Ky. (6/29/15) — The autopsy results from the State Medical Examiner's Office in Louisville has concluded Monday, June 29 that the home invasion/homicide victim died from blunt force trauma, according to a KSP report. ORIGINAL STORY: ELKTON, Ky. (6/28/15) ― Kentucky State Police Post 2 are investigating a home invasion/homicide in Elkton. According to a KSP report, the Todd County… Read More...
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Alleged Reckless Driving Leads to Drug…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (6/29/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, on June 27, 2015, officers responded to the 2000 block of US Hwy 41 North, Henderson, Ky., in reference to a reckless driver. The report said, Byron Huff, 41, of Evansville, appeared to be under the influence of drugs. He was arrested for DUI first offense. While searching Huff's vehicle, officers found methamphetamine.… Read More...
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Alleged Wrong-Turn Results in Injuries

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HENDERSON, Ky. (6/29/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, on June 26, 2015, officers responded to North Green Street and 7th Street in reference to a traffic accident with injuries. The report said, Dereke Soaper, 53, of Henderson was driving southbound on North Green Street and turned left at 7th Street into oncoming traffic and hit Joann Fritz, 53, also of Henderson. Joann… Read More...
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MCC Fall 2015 Registration Underway

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/29/15) — Registration for fall 2015 courses at Madisonville Community College is currently in progress for readmit, transfer, high school and non-degree seeking students. New MCC students are required to attend a First Semester Experience session prior to enrolling in fall 2015 courses. Contact the MCC Enrollment Center at (270) 824-8621 for more information. MCC's fall… Read More...
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Two Locals Face Drug Charges

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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (6/29/15) — Two Muhlenberg County residents were charged with trafficking in controlled substance Friday. According to a Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Office report, Johnny Dale Romans, Romans Lane, Bremen, was charged with first-degree trafficking in a controlled substance/meth; and, Patricia S. Dukes, 365 Thorofare Road, Central City, was charged with first-degree… Read More...
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Boardroom in Hatley Named in Honor of…

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/29/15) — The Hatley building boardroom at Madisonville Community College Health Campus was renamed to honor a Baptist Health cardiologist for a contribution to the Regional Postsecondary Education Center. Drs. Bhaskaran N. Sreekumar and Jaya Sreekumar along with family, friends and co-workers attended the renaming ceremony held Friday afternoon at the Hatley Building. The… Read More...
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Courthouse Sculpture Unveiling a…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/29/15) — An unveiling of "Hometown," an outdoor sculpture celebrating the Daviess County Bicentennial is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Thursday, July 2 in downtown Owensboro. The sculpture will be installed on the north lawn of the Daviess County Courthouse on Second Street, directly across from the entrance to Riverfront Crossing. "Hometown," is a life-size bronze featuring a young… Read More...
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Hoppers Fall to Frontrunner Dubois…

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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (6/29/15) — Host Hopkinsville fell behind in the opening inning and couldn't recover from its slow start as Dubois County prevailed 15-3 in an Ohio Valley League game Sunday. Hopkinsville, which suffered its fourth straight loss, dropped to 7-14. Current Ohio Valley League leader Dubois County improved to 15-8 with the win. Dubois County pitcher Jay Prior worked six innings and… Read More...
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WCPL to Host World-Renown Archaeologist…

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WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (6/29/15) — Warren County Public Library will host world-renown archaeologist Dr. Zahi Hawass at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4 at the Sloan Convention Center . He will present The Pyramids, the Mummies and Cleopatra: Recent Discoveries. Dr. Hawass has written more than 40 books and more than 150 scholarly articles on his excavations. The most popular of his books are "Secrets from the… Read More...
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Madisonville Miners Win Again

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/29/15) — Madisonville erupted for seven runs in the top half of the third inning and never trailed in its latest outing, pulling away to defeat host Owensboro 9-3 in an Ohio Valley League game Sunday night. The win allowed Madisonville to improve to 12-10. Owensboro dropped to 6-13 with the loss. Madisonville plated nine runs via 10 hits. The Miners won despite committing three… Read More...
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Miners Top Oilers, 9-3

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/29/15) — Madisonville erupted for seven runs in the top half of the third inning and never trailed in its latest outing, pulling away to defeat host Owensboro 9-3 in an Ohio Valley League game Sunday night. The win allowed Madisonville to improve to 12-10. Owensboro dropped to 6-13 with the loss. Madisonville plated nine runs via 10 hits. The Miners won despite committing three… Read More...
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Dawson Springs Police Reports Released

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DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (6/29/15) — The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports Monday, June 29. Kagen C. Thise, 22, of Manitou, was charged June 25 on a warrant for failure to appear. Emily C. Hammons, 21, of Dawson Springs, was charged June 25 with second-degree disorderly conduct. Jennifer L. Plunkett, 42, of Dawson Springs, was charged June 27 on a Hopkins County warrant… Read More...
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Muhlenberg Allstars 11-12 Year Olds…

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WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (6/29/15) — The Muhlenberg Allstars 11-12-year-old boys defeated Warren County Saturday, June 27 at the Ray Chatman Sports Complex. The score was 10-0. Mike GrovesSurfKY News Read More...

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/13/15) — Tim Thomas speaks with Barbie Hunt, Co-Trustee of the Mahr Trust and with Sam Koltinsky of Marvo Entertainment Group. They… Read More...
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'Nunsense II' Opens June 19

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (6/19/15) — Two sisters from the MCTI production of "Nunsense II" speak with SurfKY News about the hilarious comedy coming to the Palace… Read More...
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Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - June 23, 2015

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SurfKY Spotlight: Lynelle S. Eaves Realty

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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. — Lynelle S. Eaves Realty is featured in this edition of SurfKY Spotlight. Read More...
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Beshear Visits Veteran Center Touting State Worker Wage Increase

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HANSON, KY (6/12/15) ― Gov. Steve Beshear stopped by the Joseph “Eddie” Ballard Western Kentucky Veterans Center in Hanson this afternoon to greet some of the… Read More...
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HENDERSON, Ky. — Herbert J. Redding, 94 of Henderson, KY passed away Monday June 29, 2015 at St. Anthony’s Hospice Lucy Smith King Care Center in Henderson. He was born in Tilden, KY on September 18,…
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