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Mayor Kaler Organizes 2014 Student Christmas Ornament Contest

September 15, 2014 Pam Spencer
PADUCAH, Ky. (9/15/14) — Following the success of last year's Student Christmas Ornament Contest, Mayor Gayle Kaler is again asking for students to handcraft Christmas ornaments to decorate a tree in the foyer of City Hall. The…
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Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

MCSO PIO Alex Piper
GREENVILLE, Ky. (9/15/14) ― A Greenville man is accused of pulling into the Rural King parking lot, hooking up to a trailer and pulling away with it in broad daylight. According to a Muhlenberg County Sheriff’s report, a complaint was received Wednesday, Sept. 10 that a utility trailer had been stolen from Rural King in Powderly. An employee reported that a man had unhooked a 5’ X 8’ utility… Read More...
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Providence Police Reports Released

Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
PROVIDENCE, Ky. (9/15/14) ― The Providence Police Department released the following report Monday, Sept. 15. Sonny Towery, 56, Providence, was cited to court Sept. 12 for theft by unlawful taking or disposition/shoplifting under $500. Charles Snodgrass, 34, Providence, was cited to court for failure of owner to maintain required insurance/security, first offense. Synora Wells, 28, Greenville, was… Read More...
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Man Accused of Stalking Woman During…

GPD PIO Wes Miller
GREENVILLE, Ky. (9/15/14) ― A Greenville man has been charged with stalking a Greenville business woman resulting in the man being lodged in the Muhlenberg County Jail. According to a Greenville Police report, the department had received several complaints about a man stalking women in Greenville. A specific victim notified Assistant Chief Duane Harvey that a certain man had been following her,… Read More...
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Team KAM Barely Edges River View Coal…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (9/15/14) — Team members sponsored by Kentucky Association of Manufactures of Frankfort won the 2014 Trooper Island Golf Scramble. The scramble was held at Panther Creek Golf Course outside Owensboro on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014. The Paducah area members include Nick Higdon, Chris Miller, Daniel Miller and Chad Woeltz. KAM shot a 15 under and Union County's River View Coal shot a 14… Read More...
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Parking Committee Meeting Location…

Beth Cecil
OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/15/14) — The Parking Committee meeting scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. will be held at City Hall, Room 406, 101 E. 4th Street, Owensboro, Ky. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Beth Cecil Read More...
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Owensboro Police Conduct Investigations

Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/15/14) — Owensboro Police are conducting the following investigations: A report of third degree burglary in the 3000 block of Veach Rd. between 3 p.m. on Sept. 12 and 4 p.m. on Sept. 13. A report of third degree burglary in the 400 block of E. 23rd St. between noon on Sept. 9 and 7:52 p.m. on Sept. 14. A report of third degree burglary in the 400 block of E. 23rd St. between… Read More...
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Owensboro Man Charged With Burglary,…

Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/15/14) — Owensboro Police investigating the report of a possible burglary at a business in the 1300 block of Carter Rd. charged an Owensboro man with the alleged break-in as well as leaving the scene of an accident the day before. Authorities said Michael Scott, 45, was stopped at the intersection of Cravens Street and Carter Road at 2 a.m. on Sept. 12. Police allege Scott was… Read More...
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Kentucky Public Retirees Pennyrile…

Donna F. Slaton
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/15/14) — Pennyrile Chapter of Kentucky Public Retirees will hold their regular fourth Thursday monthly meeting, Sept. 25, 2014 at the Country Cupboard in Madisonville. The 12 p.m. program speaker will be Will Cox, former Mayor of Madisonville and currently a candidate for the Kentucky Senate from several counties in the district After the program, membership meeting will… Read More...
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Madisonville Historic District…

Daron E. Jordan
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/15/14) — The City of Madisonville Historic District Commission will meet in regular session at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014 in the 2nd floor conference room of City Hall. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Daron E. Jordan Read More...
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Hopkins County's, Ky. 1 Million Cups

Ruthann Padgett
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/15/14) — Hopkins County's, Ky. 1 Million Cups, is a program to engage, educate and connect entrepreneurs. Each Wednesday morning, two early-stage startups present their companies to an audience of mentors, advisors and other entrepreneurs. Each founder presents for six minutes and then fields audience questions, comments and suggestions for another 20 minutes. Dates:… Read More...
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Kentucky All-Sports Report

Chris Shoals
LEXINGTON, Ky. (9/15/14) — This week's Kentucky All-Sports Report. Read More...
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Christian County Tops Fort Campbell for…

Steve LeMaster
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (9/15/14) — After dropping games to Caldwell County, Hillsboro, Tenn. and Henderson County, Christian County worked its way into the win column late last week, defeating visiting Fort Campbell 45-7 in a non-district high school football game Friday night. Each team carried a 1-3 record out of the non-district matchup. Fort Campbell fell back into the loss column one week after… Read More...
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Sen. Ridley Named to Governor’s Youth…

Rosalind Turner
KENTUCKY (9/15/14) — Senator Dorsey Ridley, D-Henderson, was appointed last week by Governor Steve Beshear to the Kentucky Youth Bullying Prevention Task Force. The 22 member panel, which includes students, will study bullying in schools as well as recommended practices and policies to help foster safer, harassment-free school environments. “I am honored that Governor Beshear named me to the… Read More...
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City Seeks Assistance Keeping Campaign…

Leslie Curneal
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/15/14) — The City of Madisonville wants everyone to remember, when putting out campaign signs or any other temporary signs, they must be placed on private property, off of a public right-of-way and not obstruct the view of vehicular traffic. This also applies to yard sale signs, event signs, realtor signs, construction signs and any commercial signs (commercial signs are also… Read More...
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Crofton Celebrates Annual September Fest

Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
CROFTON, Ky. (9/15/14) — Crofton, Ky. held the annual September Fest Friday, Sept. 6 through Saturday, Sept. 7 at Gordon Park. Families were able to enjoy games, face paintings, baseball game, beauty pageant, food, bouncy castles, many vendors and fireworks. Amber AverittSurfKY Lead News ReporterPhotos by Amber Averitt Read More...
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Annual September Fest Offered Plenty of…

Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
CROFTON, Ky. (9/15/14) — Crofton, Ky. held the annual September Fest Friday, Sept. 6 through Saturday, Sept. 7 at Gordon Park. Families were able to enjoy games, face paintings, baseball game, beauty pageant, food, bouncy castles, many vendors and fireworks. Amber AverittSurfKY Lead News ReporterPhotos by Amber Averitt Read More...
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Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying…

Madisonville Police Department
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/15/14) — Madisonville Police conducted a traffic stop on the corner of South Madison Avenue and West Broadway Avenue Saturday, Sept. 13. According to a Madisonville Police report, officers observed Jose Luis Marquez Moreno, 29, Madisonville, make a right hand turn onto South Madison Avenue without a turn signal and traveling in the wrong direction for a block. Moreno was also… Read More...
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Mayor Kaler Organizes 2014 Student…

Pam Spencer
PADUCAH, Ky. (9/15/14) — Following the success of last year's Student Christmas Ornament Contest, Mayor Gayle Kaler is again asking for students to handcraft Christmas ornaments to decorate a tree in the foyer of City Hall. The contest is for all students, kindergarten through twelfth-grade, who are City of Paducah residents. Mayor Kaler says, "Last year, we received 130 ornaments, and every… Read More...
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City to Host Retirement Reception for…

Leslie Curneal
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/15/14) — The public is invited to attend a retirement reception for Mike Franklin and Steve Oakley to be held from 12 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30 at the Madisonville City Park Clubhouse. City Administrative Officer Mike Franklin is retiring with 24 years of service and Water Department Superintendent Steve Oakley retires with 36 years of service. Please join us as we honor… Read More...
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Man Arrested for Being Under Influence…

Madisonville Police Department
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/15/14) — Madisonville Police responded to a complaint call at a Hodge Street residence Friday, Sept. 12. According to a Madisonville Police report, officers had given Ryan Earl Hust, 29, Madisonville, a verbal warning earlier in the day to stay away the residence. The report said, upon officer’s arrival, Hust was found sitting on the steps at a neighbor’s residence across the… Read More...
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Owensboro Catholic Upends South…

Steve LeMaster
SOUTH SPENCER, Ind. (9/15/14) — Owensboro Catholic returned to the win column with a 51-25 win over host South Spencer, Ind., Friday night. Familiar gridiron foes, Owensboro Catholic and South Spencer met for an early-season high school football matchup. The Aces won after dropping a game to rival Owensboro exactly one week earlier. Owensboro Catholic improved to 3-1 with the win over South… Read More...
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Panthers Drop Home Game to Grayson…

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/15/14) — Daviess County suffered a heartbreaking loss in week three of the Kentucky high school football season. Visiting Grayson County managed to pull out a hard-fought 27-26 win Friday night. Grayson County improved to 3-1 after posting the win. Daviess County dropped to 1-3 as a result of the loss. Talon Gary completed three of eight passes for 93 yards and two touchdowns… Read More...
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Hopkins Central Storm Falls to Apollo

Steve LeMaster
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/15/14) — The Apollo Eagles landed in the win column with a 47-12 win over the Hopkins County Central Storm in a non-district high school football game Friday night. Apollo improved to 1-3 after posting the win. Hopkins County Central dropped to 0-4 as a result of the loss. Apollo quarterback Michael Rascoe completed eight of 14 passes for 172 yards and two touchdowns. Rates… Read More...
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Apollo Rolls Past Hopkins County Central

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/15/14) — The Apollo Eagles landed in the win column with a 47-12 win over the Hopkins County Central Storm in a non-district high school football game Friday night. Apollo improved to 1-3 after posting the win. Hopkins County Central dropped to 0-4 as a result of the loss. Apollo quarterback Michael Rascoe completed eight of 14 passes for 172 yards and two touchdowns. Rates… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports -…

Madisonville Police Department
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/15/14) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Monday, Sept. 15. Amy Wirthlin, 24, of White Plains was served an arrest warrant Sept. 12 for McCracken County and failure to appear. The arresting officer was Justin Browning. Bobby Carter, 56, of Madisonville was charged Sept. 12 for Kentucky violation of EPO/DVO. The arresting officer was Ronald… Read More...
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UK Opera Theatre to Perform at…

Debbie DeWeese
PADUCAH, Ky. (9/15/14) — The University of Kentucky's Opera Theatre, under the direction of Dr. Everette McCorvey, will present the program at the Rotary Club of Paducah's Wednesday luncheon at noon on Sept. 17 in the Myre River Room of the Carson Four Rivers Performing Arts Center. Dr. McCorvey is the Director and Executive Producer of the UK Opera Theatre in Lexington. A native of Montgomery,… Read More...
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Owensboro Convention Center Announces…

Madison Strobel
OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/15/14) — The Owensboro Convention Center is preparing for a busy fall schedule of events. Throughout the autumn season there will be a variety of events taking place, including some exciting new self-promoted events. Dean Dennis, Global Spectrum's General Manager of the Owensboro Convention Center stated, "I am thrilled to see a schedule with such a variety of events taking… Read More...
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Owensboro Man Hit by Vehicle

Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/15/14) — An Owensboro man was transported to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries after he was struck by a vehicle in the 5800 block of Kentucky Hwy. 81 last night. According to the Daviess County Sheriff’s Office, Bradley Fulkerson, 37, was walking south on Kentucky 81 when he was struck by a vehicle driven by Ronald Harper Sr., 47, Owensboro at 9:22 p.m.… Read More...
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‘Independence Day in September’ Planned…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/15/14) — Western Kentucky Botanical Garden has announced its plans to host 'Independence Day in September,' sponsored by Independence Bank. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 27. Activities will include games, food and entertainment. Guests are also invited to visit a “Patriotic Scarecrows” exhibit which will be on display. For more information, call… Read More...
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Mayor Jackson Presents Check to Crime…

Leslie Curneal
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/15/14) — On Friday, Sept. 12, Mayor Jackson presented a check in the amount of $3,000 to Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County. Tim Thomas accepted the check on behalf of the Crime Stoppers board. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Leslie Curneal Read More...

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Penny Phillips, 63, of White Plains

WHITE PLAINS, Ky. — Penny Phillips, 63, of White Plains, KY died Saturday night September 13, 2014 at 10:04 pm in The Heartford House in Owensboro, KY after a sudden illness. She was born on August…
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