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3 Owensboro Healthplexes Hosting Open Houses Next Week

December 08, 2017
WESTERN KENTUCKY (12/8/17) — Owensboro Health will host open house events at its three Healthplex facilities next week offering guests and local residents a chance to see the facilities a month before they officially open. The three open house events are free…
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Mustangs Topple Storm, 63-39

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (12/8/17) — Host Muhlenberg County pulled away to defeat Hopkins County Central 63-39 in an early-season boys' high school basketball game on Thursday night. With…
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Lindemann Chosen Director of Baptist…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (12/8/17) — Baptist Health Paducah has named Pamela Lindemann as director of the respiratory care department. Lindemann has been a Registered Respiratory Therapist since 1992 and is only one of two National Healthcare Disaster Professional Board-Certified respiratory therapists in the U.S. Lindemann received a bachelor’s degree in healthcare leadership and a master’s degree in…
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Governor Orders State Office Flags at…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (12/8/17) – Gov. Matt Bevin has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Saturday, Dec. 9 in honor of a Kentucky sailor who was killed in action during World War II but whose remains were only recently recovered and returned home. U.S. Navy Fireman 1st Class Samuel W. Crowder of Louisville was aboard the USS Oklahoma on Dec. 7, 1941, during the…
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Company Opening 1st U.S. Facility in…

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CALLOWAY COUNTY (12/8/17) — DAE-IL Corp., a manufacturer of powertrain parts, will invest $50 million and create 120 full-time jobs through the location of its first US facility in Murray, said Gov. Matt Bevin. “We are excited to welcome DAE-IL Corp. to Kentucky,” Bevin said. “We are grateful that they chose the commonwealth for their first ever manufacturing operation in the United States.…
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Comer Announces Congressional App…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (12/8/17) — Congressman James Comer recognized Christian Berry and Austin Fitzgerald for winning the First District 2017 Congressional App Challenge. Berry and Austin are students at Campbellsville High School. Their winning app called, “Balls vs. Aliens and Spikes,” will be displayed in the Capitol for a year. “It’s great to see such imaginative students in the First…
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KSP Continues Search for Inmate;…

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UPDATE: WESTERN KENTUCKY (12/8/17) —A Murray woman has been charged in connection with the escape/walkoff of a Marshall County inmate yesterday. Kentucky State Police charged Tammy C. Lamb, 44 of Murray with second-degree escape. She is being held in the Marshall County Jail. Police say Lambe picked up Jeremy L. Meadows in a 1998 Chevy SUV after he walked off from a work detail around 3:30 p.m.…
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3 State Resort Parks to Close Some…

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KENTUCKY (12/7/17) — Three Kentucky state resort parks will temporarily close some operations this winter to allow renovations to be completed and to limit park expenses, Parks Commissioner Donnie Holland announced today. There will no layoffs of fulltime staff at any of the parks, Holland said. The restaurant at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park in Dawson Springs will be closed Jan. 3-24. New…
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State Urges Propane Users to Prepare…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (12/7/17) — The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet and Kentucky’s propane industry want Kentuckians to be prepared to meet their home heating demands this winter. “Weather is a dominant influence in the demand for propane—colder winters both increase demand and negatively impact deliverability,” said Rick Bender, executive advisor to the Energy and Environment Cabinet. “While…
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KDA Seeks Crop Block Grant Program…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (12/7/17) — The Kentucky Department of Agriculture is seeking concept proposals for 2018 Specialty Crop Block Grant Program funding, Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles announced. “This funding is intended for projects that make Kentucky specialty crops more competitive in both domestic and foreign markets,” Quarles said. “Specialty crops make up a significant part of Kentucky’s…
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5 Money Moves to Make Before Year's End

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KENTUCKY (12/7/17) — If you’re like the Hogan household, the month of December means one thing — Christmas. Decorations, parties, church, family time and lots of stocking stuffers. In the seasonal hullabaloo,it’s easy to forget one very important activity that must be on your to-do list — an end-of- yearfinancial check-in. Before Dec. 31, you need to make sure you’ve done everything you can to…
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Kentucky Railroad Group Creates New…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (12/7/17) — Labor Secretary Derrick Ramsey joined officials from RJ Corman Railroad Group in Nicholasville recently to announce the creation of a new apprenticeship program. The four-year Registered Apprenticeship focuses on developing skills as an electrician. Apprentices will receive 2,000 on-the-job and 144 classroom training hours per year and will earn a nationally recognized…
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CPC: Is Consumerism Overshadowing…

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KENTUCKY (12/7/17) — Have you ever gotten the feeling that Christmas has become something that it was never meant to be? We're pushed to buy more and more, bigger and better, sometimes turning family gatherings into giving competitions. We're decking the halls alright. In fact, special days that revolve around buying— Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday—outnumber the big day…
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Shingles Vaccine Important to Older…

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 4, 2017) — Shingles, also referred to as herpes zoster, is a painful rash that develops as the result of reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus. VZV is responsible for varicella infection, more commonly known as chicken pox. Even after chicken pox resolves, the virus remains in the body and presents again later in life as shingles. An estimated 99.5 percent of adults over…
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Comer Votes for Concealed Carry…

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (12/6/17) — Congressman James Comer voted in favor of the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2017, which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 231-198 today. The bill, which is endorsed by the National Rifle Association, prioritizes the Constitutional Second Amendment rights of law-abiding citizens, Comer announced. The Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act will ensure that…
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Apparent Human Remains Found in Logan…

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LOGAN COUNTY, Ky. (12/5/17) — Kentucky State Police in Bowling Green was contacted this afternoon by the Logan County Sheriff’s Office regarding what appear to be human remains found in the woods. KSP said the remains were located by hunters in a wooded area on Willow Pond Road near Auburn. Detectives are on the scene along with LCSO and the Logan County Coroner’s Office. The remains will be…
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KHEAA Advises Students on Credit Card…

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KENTUCKY (12/5/17) — Students can get into trouble with credit card debt if they don’t take time to think about what they’re doing, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority. One quick way to get into trouble is to carry a high balance and pay only the minimum payment each month. If you have a $1,500 balance, your minimum payment might be $30 a month, since many credit card…
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KDPH Encouraging Flu Vaccinations

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (12/4/17) — As part of the 52 Weeks of Public Health campaign, officials with the Kentucky Department for Public Health, within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, are encouraging Kentuckians to get a flu vaccination during National Influenza Vaccination Week, Dec. 3-9, to reduce the spread of illness this holiday season. "Getting a flu vaccine is an early holiday gift you…

Obituaries

Sharon 'Nana' Mincy, 53 of Calhoun

December 08, 2017
CALHOUN, Ky. (12/8/17) — Sharon “Nana” Mincy, 53 of Calhoun, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Dec. 6, at her home in Calhoun. Sharon Renee Jones was born Feb. 14, 1964 in Rochelle, Illinois to the late Charles Edward and Nancy Elizabeth Shields…
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  • Johnny Ford, 46 of Greenville

    Nov 25, 2017
  • Rev. Harry F. Wilson, 68 of Calhoun

    Nov 21, 2017
  • Mary Jane Ratliff, 97 of Calhoun

    Nov 18, 2017
  • Sue Broadley, 77 of Calhoun

    Nov 10, 2017
  • Tracy Lee Johnson, 52 of Livermore

    Nov 05, 2017
  • James W. Blakeley, 47 of Greenville

    Oct 31, 2017
  • Karen Tunget Davis, 57 of Sacramento

    Oct 30, 2017
  • Bill Calvert, 88 of Island

    Oct 30, 2017
  • Joe Sowders, 72 of Owensboro

    Oct 25, 2017
  • Martine Kirtley Gray Murphy, 93 of Owensboro

    Oct 22, 2017
  • Mark A. Case, 56 of Livermore

    Oct 22, 2017
  • Carolyn Son, 85 of Owensboro

    Oct 22, 2017
  • Carl E. LaGrange, 89 of Bloomington

    Oct 19, 2017
  • Terry Neal, 76 of Owensboro

    Oct 11, 2017
  • John Paul Bickett, 25 of Calhoun

    Oct 11, 2017
  • Raymond J. Walker, 88 of Calhoun

    Oct 08, 2017
  • Joe Calvert, 61 of Island

    Oct 05, 2017
  • Brendan Hendricks, 21 of Owensboro

    Oct 05, 2017
  • Anna Mae Boyken, 95 of Calhoun

    Oct 01, 2017
  • Larry B. Whitaker, 64 of Calhoun

    Sep 27, 2017
  • Wilda Adcox, 98 of Island

    Sep 25, 2017

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