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Owensboro Police Reports Released Aug. 16

August 16, 2017
OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/16/17) – Owensboro Police Department released the following reports today: Shawn Matthew Smith of Owensboro was charged Aug. 15 with second-degree assault (domestic violence). Lisa Abb Cole, address unknown, was charged Aug. 15 with public…

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McLean County drops home match to Butler County

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CALHOUN, Ky. (8/16/17) — The McLean County Lady Cougars suffered their second straight loss in as many days on Tuesday as visiting Butler County pulled a out a hard-fought win.…
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Windsor Avenue Work Planned for Thursday

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/16/17) — Both lanes at 1908 Windsor Avenue will be closed for street repair starting tomorrow, Thursday, Aug. 17. The closure is expected to last through Friday, Aug. 18 pending no delays or inclement weather. A detour will be appropriately marked for this closure. Please use caution and attention while driving in this area. For more information about the City of Owensboro,…
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Owensboro Board of Education Meeting…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/16/17) — A work session for the Owensboro Independent Board of Education has been called by Chairman Dan Griffith for 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 22 at Owensboro Board of Education, 450 Griffith Avenue, Owensboro. The work session will consist of training for board members on Kentucky School Board Association's eMeeting service. Discussion will be limited to the training and no…
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Kyndle Golf Scramble Seeking Sponsor

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HENDERSON, Ky. (8/16/17) — Businesses are invited to have their company be the exclusive presenting sponsor of the Kyndle Golf Scramble Monday, Sept. 18 at Henderson Country Club. For the $3,000 sponsorship, the company will receive: • Golf for 8 in the tournament: Treat valued employees or key customers to a day of golf! • Display table at registration area and/or at golf hole. • Banner…
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KMA Poker Run Set for Aug. 26 to…

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UNION COUNTY, Ky. (8/16/17) — The Kentucky Motorcycle Association District 14 is sponsoring its Fifth Annual Poker Run and Charity Auction to benefit Union County Happy Pack Inc. The KMA is extending an invitation to motorcyclists in Union, Henderson, Webster, and Crittenden counties representing District 14. The Poker Run is Saturday, Aug. 26. Registration starts at 10:00am at the Morganfield…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (8/16/17) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: Robert J. Johnson of Madisonville was charged Aug. 15 with third-degree criminal trespassing and public intoxication. Dustin A. Jones of Madisonville was charged Aug. 15 with failure to wear seat belts, theft by deception (under $500) and possession of drug paraphernalia. Zachary R. McKenney of…
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Opening Day Festivities Kick Off 113th…

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (8/16/17) — Opening Day festivities kick off the 113th Kentucky State Fair tomorrow launching the 11-day celebration of the Commonwealth’s history, heritage and culture. The State Fair features exhibits, livestock, food, rides, entertainment and concerts, as well as the World’s Championship Horse Show, held during the Fair in Freedom Hall. “The Bevin family invites all Kentuckians…
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UofL Researchers Discover Regenerative…

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (8/16/17) – Researchers at the University of Louisville have discovered a way to revitalize cone receptors that have deteriorated as a result of retinitis pigmentosa. Working with animal models, Henry J. Kaplan, M.D., and a group of researchers in the UofL Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences discovered that replenishing glucose under the retina and transplanting…
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Bevin, CHFS Launch Duffel Bag Drive for…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/16/17) – Gov. Matt Bevin is inviting Kentucky State Fair visitors to help children in the Commonwealth's foster care system by donating new or gently used duffel bags during the fair at the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services exhibit, located in the Health Horizons area of South Wing B at the Kentucky Exposition Center. “We have 8,500 children in our foster care…
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Market Commentary — Aug. 16

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KENTUCKY (8/16/17) — The Markets. North Korea may be a little country, but it can churn up big trouble. The possibility that verbal hostilities between the United States and North Korea could trigger geopolitical conflict had investors on the run last week. In the United States, the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index fell by 1.4 percent, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 1.1 percent, and the NASDAQ…
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Hopkinsville Public Transportation…

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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (8/16/17) — The regular Hopkinsville Public Transportation Advisory Committee meeting Thursday has been rescheduled to Aug. 31. The meeting will be held 4:30 p.m. in the Council Conference Room at Hopkinsville Municipal Center located at 715 S. Virginia St. SurfKY News Information provided by Nikki Durham, city of Hopkinsville
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Hopkins County Sheriff’s Reports

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (8/16/17) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports today: Paris Phipps of Madisonville was charged Aug. 15 with fourth-degree assault/domestic violence. Bernard Montgomery of Madisonville was charged Aug. 15 with failure to appear. Ryan A. Lehan of White Plains was charged Aug. 15 with contempt of court and convicted felon in possession of a handgun.…
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Pet of the day is Shelby

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KENTUCKY (8/16/17) — Pet of the day is Shelby. Meet Shelby!! Shelby has been here for quite some time now, Shelby is a 2 year old Pit Mix who is sweet as can be. Shelby does very well with other dogs and has had a few different kennel mates since she has arrived with us. Shelby loves to play outside in the dog park and play with her dog friends. Shelby would love to find a family to give her…
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Kennedy-Curtis Named Director of MCC…

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Madisonville, Ky. -- Lynn Kennedy-Curtis of Madisonville was recently named director of the Madisonville Community College Singers. The MCC Singers have a long and rich history in the community providing musical performances and collaborations with other groups across Kentucky. Kennedy-Curtis is a familiar face in the local performing arts community. She has taught at the University of Evansville…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (8/15/17) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: William A. Massey of Madisonville was charged Aug. 14 with first-degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine). Donald G. Terry of Madisonville was charged Aug. 14 with fourth-degree assault/domestic violence. Bradley K. Phillips of Dawson Springs was charged Aug. 14 with failure to…
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Dawson Springs Police Department…

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DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (8/15/17) — Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports today: Sarah L. Hammons, 47 of Dawson Springs was charged Aug. 4 with public intoxication and illegal possession of a legend drug. James D. Adams, 41 of Dawson Springs was charged Aug. 8 with public intoxication (excludes alcohol). Cody Dunlap, 28 of Dawson Springs was charged Aug. 10 with first-degree…
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Hopkins County Sheriff’s Reports

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (8/15/17) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports today: Austin Cates of Madisonville was charged Aug. 14 with three counts of failure to pay. David Harvey of White Plains was charged Aug. 14 with second-degree criminal trespassing and receiving stolen property (under $500). Claude Brown of Nortonville was charged Aug. 14 with failure to pay (Christian…

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Katrina Marie Hamilton, 59 of Hartford

August 16, 2017
HARTFORD, Ky. (8/16/17) -- Katrina Marie Hamilton, 59 of Hartford died Tuesday Aug. 15, at University of Kentucky Hospital. She was born in Louisville to Shirley Fulton and the late Chester Fulton, Jr. Katrina was a waitress most of her working life. She was…

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