DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)
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March 05, 2015

KYDOT Warning Motorists of Overnight Freezing Temps

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WESTERN KENTUCKY (3/5/15) ― The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is urging anyone who ventures out tonight to be mindful of the potential for re-freezing due to extreme cold temperatures. Kentucky… Read more
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March 05, 2015

U.S. 62 Blocked Between Central City, Nelson Creek

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CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (3/5/15) ― U.S. 62 East near Central City is closed near the Kentucky 604 intersection. According to the Kentucky Department of Transportation’s Keith Todd, an 18-wheeler tractor… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Owensboro Board of Commissioners Work Session March 10

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/5/15) — The Owensboro Board of Commissioners will hold a work session at 12 p.m., on Tuesday, March 10, 2015, in the Commission Chambers located on the fourth floor at City Hall,… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Registration Deadline for HCCYL Extended

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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (3/5/15) — The Hopkinsville-Christian County Youth League has extended its baseball and softball registration for the 2015 season through Saturday, March 7. Registration for HCCYL… Read more
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March 05, 2015

‘Makenna & Brock’ Cancelled Due to Weather

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/5/15) — Spotlight Series featuring Makenna & Brock at the Owensboro Convention Center tonight has been cancelled. We are currently working on rescheduling this concert. SurfKY… Read more
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March 05, 2015

UPDATE: I-24 Open Between 50-45 MM

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WESTERN KENTUCKY (3/5/15) –Keith Todd with the Kentucky Department of Transportation reports that all lanes of I-24 are open. Tow trucks supplied by the Kentucky National Guard were able to pull… Read more
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March 05, 2015

KYDOT Believes as Many as 200 Vehicles Stuck on Parkway

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KENTUCKY (3/5/15) — The eastbound traffic is now moving along Interstate 24 all the way through Kentucky. Eastbound traffic started moving from the 16 mile marker near Paducah heading eastbound… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Muhlenberg Issues State of Emergency Under 17" of Snow

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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (3/5/15) — As many as 75 vehicles have required emergency assistance since 3:45 p.m. Wednesday due to the severe snow storms that hit Muhlenberg County, according to Keith… Read more
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March 05, 2015

KYTC Crews Battle Heavy Snow, Obstructed Roadways

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/5/15) — Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews across the Commonwealth have labored all night and morning to keep main routes passable in the face of a fierce winter storm that… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Madisonville Sanitation Schedule

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/5/15) — The Madisonville Sanitation Department has announced that garbage and recycling collection is now on a two-day delay due to inclement weather and hazardous road… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Kentucky's Jobless Rate of 5.5 Percent below National Rate in January

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/5/15) — Kentucky's seasonally adjusted preliminary January 2015 unemployment rate of 5.5 percent came in below the U.S. rate of 5.7 percent, according to the Office of Employment… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Lady Trojans Oust University Heights, Move on to Semis

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MARION, Ky. (3/5/15) — Webster County is one of only four girls' basketball teams remaining in the Second Region Girls' Basketball Tournament. Four Webster County players reached double figures in… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Tonight's Asian Cuisine Cooking Class at WKCTC Postponed

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PADUCAH, Ky. (3/5/15) — Due to inclement weather, West Kentucky Community and Technical College's Good Evening Vietnam cooking class with Chef Patrick Fletcher scheduled for tonight has been… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Snow Routes and Street Maintenance

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/5/15) — City Street Department maintenance crews have been busy clearing roads. The City of Owensboro asks that citizens avoid parking on streets as this will help expedite our… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Christian County Falls to Madisonville

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MARION, Ky. (3/5/15) — Madisonville-North Hopkins battled back to beat Christian County 50-43 in the Second Region Girls' Basketball Tournament at Crittenden County Tuesday night. With the win,… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Lady Maroons Oust Christian County, Advance to Semifinals

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MARION, Ky. (3/5/15) — Madisonville-North Hopkins battled back to beat Christian County 50-43 in the Second Region Girls' Basketball Tournament at Crittenden County Tuesday night. With the win,… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Robert Ramey Named Interim President for Baptist Health Madisonville

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/5/15) — Robert Ramey has been selected to serve as interim president of Baptist Health Madisonville. In mid-February Michael Baumgartner announced his resignation as president of… Read more
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March 05, 2015

MCHS to Host Western Kentucky Percussion Festival

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (3/5/15) — What began as a scheduling conflict for the Muhlenberg High School's percussion ensemble has now snowballed into the Western Kentucky Percussion Festival. According to Rick… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Winter Weather Affects Regional Tournaments Throughout State

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KENTUCKY (3/5/15) — Winter weather continues to wreak havoc on high school basketball - even in the postseason. Games scheduled for Wednesday in the Third Region Boys' Basketball Tournament were… Read more
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March 05, 2015

HPD Reports on Henderson Road Conditions

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HENDERSON, Ky. (3/5/15) — Between 6 p.m. last night and 6 a.m. this morning, there has been one injury accident, four non-injury accidents and 31 slideoffs/motorist assists. These numbers are a… Read more
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Whitfield Examines 21st Century Electricity Opportunities and Challenges

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WASHINGTON (3/5/15) — The Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY) yesterday held a hearing on "The 21st Century Electricity Challenge: Ensuring a Secure, Reliable and… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Arlington Couple Arrested Following Traffic Stop

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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (3/5/15) — According to a McCracken County Sheriff’s report, on March 4, 2015 the McCracken County Sheriff's deputies conducted a traffic stop that led to the arrest of an… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Mayor Payne Announces Plan to Table Tax Increases for Year

in Top Stories by Abby Shelton
OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/5/15) — Mayor Payne of Owensboro, Ky. made the following statement: "Today, I am announcing that I will ask the Owensboro Board of Commissioners to table the ordinance to increase… Read more
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March 05, 2015

No Downtown Trolley Today, March 5

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/5/15) — There will be no downtown trolley service today, March 5, 2015 due to inclement weather. For more information about the City of Owensboro, visit us on the web at… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (3/5/15) — The following fines were recently handed down in Hopkins District Court. Christopher Alfred, disregarding a stop sign, no driver’s/moped license, $303. Bobby E. Arnett,… Read more
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UPDATE - Inspire Ladies Conference Rescheduled

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/5/15) — The Inspire Ladies Conference with Sharon Jaynes at Victory Church has been rescheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, March 14, the doors are to open at 9 a.m. Ladies can still… Read more
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UPDATE - Lady Mustangs Trample Lady Tigers in First Round of Third Region Tourney

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (3/5/15) — The Muhlenberg County Lady Mustangs are headed to the semifinals of the Third Region Girls' Basketball Tournament. Breckinridge County missed a 3-point field goal attempt as… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Dyno Nobel Makes $1,600 Donation to Want Not Waste Not Food Program

in Top Stories by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
GRAHAM, Ky. (3/5/15) — Dyno Nobel, an explosive manufacturer in Graham, recently made a $1,600 donation to Want Not Waste Not. Founder of WNWN Chad Browning said Dyno Nobel wanted to assist with his… Read more
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March 05, 2015

Deep Snowfall Stalls Western Kentucky

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WESTERN KENTUCKY (3/5/15) — The Kentucky Department of Transportation released the following snow and ice report at 6:30 a.m. Thursday, March 5. Read more
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March 05, 2015

Governor Declares State of Emergency

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/5/15) — Governor Steve Beshear has declared a state of emergency for the Commonwealth, the second such declaration in less than a month. "Two significant winter storms nearly… Read more
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March 05, 2015

First Kentucky Bank Closed Thursday, March 5

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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (3/5/15) — First Kentucky Bank’s Muhlenberg and Ohio County offices will be Thursday, March 5 due to extreme weather conditions. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Dean Rowe Read more
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March 05, 2015

State of Emergency Declared for Hopkins County

in Top Stories by Leslie Curneal
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/5/15) ― Hopkins County Judge-Executive Donnie Carroll has reinstated the Sate of Emergency in all of Hopkins County due to the 15 to 16 inches of snow accumulation. There are… Read more
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March 04, 2015

I-24 Traffic Backed Up From 46-65 MM Due to Crash, Snow Drifts

in Top Stories by Keith Todd
LYON COUNTY, Ky. (3/4/15) ― Due to multiple crashes and numerous slide offs, the traffic backup from a crash on I-24 in Lyon County, westbound traffic is backed up to about the 60 mile marker. To… Read more
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March 04, 2015

KSP Post 16 Henderson Reports Numerous Weather Related Accidents

in Top Stories by Trooper Corey King
WESTERN KENTUCKY (3/4/15) ― Kentucky State Police Post 16 reports numerous accidents in its coverage area including Ohio, Henderson, Union, Daviess, Hancock and McLean counties for the hours of 4 to… Read more
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March 04, 2015

City Offices to be Closed Thursday

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/4/15) ― Madisonville Municipal Utilities and City Hall will be closed Thursday, March 5 due to inclement weather. Offices will reopen Friday, March 6 and customer accounts due on… Read more
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March 04, 2015

Gov. Beshear Warns Kentuckians to Prepare for Winter Storm

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/4/15) — Governor Steve Beshear warned Kentuckians to prepare for heavy snows, poor driving conditions, flooding and possible power outages as another strong winter storm bears down… Read more
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March 04, 2015

Attorney General Conway Encourages Kentuckians to Support Child Victims' Trust Fund

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/4/15) — Attorney General Jack Conway reminds Kentuckians filing tax returns to help support child sexual abuse prevention programs across the Commonwealth through the Kentucky… Read more
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March 04, 2015

Transportation Cabinet Road Crews Ready for Next Winter Storm

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/4/15) — Kentucky Transportation Cabinet highway district road crews are preparing for yet another winter storm set to hit the state today and continue into Thursday morning. Crews… Read more
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March 04, 2015

Late Season Cold Spell Boosts Tennessee Valley Power Demand

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (3/4/15) — March appears to be coming in like a lion rather than a lamb as another mass of cold air targets the Tennessee Valley from Wednesday into Friday. The Tennessee Valley… Read more
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March 04, 2015

McConnell to States: Don't Comply with EPA Climate Rule

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KENTUCKY (3/4/15) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is urging state officials not to comply with the Obama administration's signature climate rule. McConnell, a stringent opponent of… Read more
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March 04, 2015

U.S. Department of Labor Funding Announcement Rescheduled for March 13

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PADUCAH, Ky. (3/4/15) — Congressman Ed Whitfield, Governor Steve Beshear and Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Secretary Thomas Zawacki will announce the United States Department of Labor… Read more
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March 04, 2015

Wanda Louise Marvel Rogers, 86, of Earlington, Ky.

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Bonnie Burgett Baize, 87, of Earlington, Ky.

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Joy Whicker, 56, of White Plains, Ky.

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Anthony 'Tony' Huck, 53, of Madisonville, Ky.

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March 03, 2015

Dorothy 'Mammie' (Rideout) Carroll, 82, of Henderson

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March 03, 2015

Beverly Diane (Woodard) Oakley, 59, of Henderson

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March 03, 2015

Carroll H. Cates, 87, Corydon

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Carol Fambrough, 78, Henderson

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Pearl Rothman, 91

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Catherine Ann Barra Buxton, 84, of Corydon, Ky.

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Wilma Riggs, 96, of Sebree, Ky.

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Roger Dail Shoulders, 66, of Clay, Ky.

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Callie E. 'Bette' Bales, 76, of Hanson, Ky.

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Nell Campbell Grubbs, 89, of Madisonville, Ky.

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Terry Lynn Lawrence, 67, Hanson

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Kenneth C. Tirey, 76, of Nortonville, Ky.

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Mae Oglesby Williams, 78, of White Plains

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George W. Morgan, 85, of Madisonville, Ky.

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