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April 15, 2014 Karen Robinson
MUHLENBERG, Ky. (4/15/14) — The Muhlenberg Job Corps Center has a co-enrollment program with the local high school which enables students to come to the Job Corps campus during their senior year in high school for career technical…
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Madisonville Traffic Advisory

Linda Sandidge April 16, 2014
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/16/14) — West Broadway Street will be closed from Main Street to the CSX railroad crossing 5 a.m. - 8 p.m. Saturday, April 19 to accommodate the safe demolition of the Fifth Third Bank building. The Northbound and southbound traffic on Main Street approaching the bank and in front of the bank building will be restricted to two lanes. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Linda… Read More...
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WKCTC Offering Enrollment Assistance…

WKCTC April 16, 2014
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/16/14) — West Kentucky Community and Technical College personnel will be at the Skilled Craft Training Center near Mayfield Tuesday, April 22 providing on-site enrollment assistance to students who have been displaced by the closing of Mid-Continent University. “We are committed to providing an affordable, quality education for anyone in our area who wants to earn a degree to… Read More...
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Election Information from Warren County…

Stephen Harmon April 16, 2014
WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (4/16/14) — The Warren County Clerks Office would like to inform the public that the voting locations and precinct names have changed, due to the redistricting. We urge everyone to take a look at the changes on the State Board of Election Website www.elect.ky.gov or call our office at (270) 842-9416, (270) 843-5306, (270) 843-5303 for changes in your voting location and… Read More...
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Rand Paul - 'We Need a New President'

Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter April 16, 2014
POWDERLY, Ky. (4/16/14) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., was quite frank with audiences on a swing through western Kentucky coal country Tuesday, April 15. Paul fielded questions at the Hopkins County Chamber meeting, and then wrapped up his day at the Muhlenberg County Senior Citizens Center. There Paul took questions regarding a range of issues, including healthcare reform, entitlements and what… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports -…

Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter April 16, 2014
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/16/14) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following arrest reports Wednesday, April 16. Phillip Phelps, 24, of Nebo was served with an arrest warrant April 15 for theft by unlawful taking or disposition shoplifting under $500. The arresting officer was Fallon Graham. Robert J. Robison, 24, of Madisonville was charged April 15 for receiving stolen property under… Read More...
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Henderson Police Investigate Accidents,…

Jennifer Richmond April 16, 2014
HENDERSON, Ky. (4/16/14) — Henderson Police reported the following accidents and investigations: Today at 3:14 a.m., Henderson Police responded to a report of an accident on U.S. 41. Authorities said Jeffery Engleby, 26, Eldorado, Ill., was driving a semi north on U.S. 41 when he apparently struck the center concrete median and a guard rail, causing the semi to overturn. The accident resulted in… Read More...
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Baptist Health Kentucky CEO Thanks…

Angie Kinsey April 16, 2014
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/16/14) — Baptist Health Kentucky CEO Steve Hanson, Baptist Heath Paducah president Bill Brown and chief operating officer Bonnie Schrock visit the Child Development Center this morning as local Kohl's employees Kim Anderson, Rebecca Burns, Kristin Langley and Sherie Loverkamp beautified the entrances. Kohl's provides a grant to the hospital in celebration of Earth Day. The grant… Read More...
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Three Injured in Kentucky 70 Collision

Trooper Stu Recke April 16, 2014
CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (4/16/14) — Three people were injured when the vehicle they were riding in veered off the road on Kentucky 70 at 10:19 a.m. Wednesday, April 16 about eight miles west of Central City. According to a Kentucky State Police report, Donna Varble, 49, of Owensboro, was driving a 2003 Ford Explorer headed west on Kentucky 70 when she lost control of the vehicle, which exited the right… Read More...
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South Carrollton Woman Injured in…

Trooper Stu Recke April 16, 2014
WEIR, Ky. (4/16/14) — A South Carrollton woman injured in a head-on collision Wednesday, April 16 on Kentucky 600 just south of Weir. According to a Kentucky State Police report, Cary Daugherty, 33, of Greenville was driving a 2007 GMC Sierra about 12:06 p.m. headed west on Kentucky 600 about two miles south of Weir while Elizabeth Groves, 40, of South Carrollton, was driving a 2006 Chrysler… Read More...
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Owensboro Airport Receives $1 Million…

Keith Todd April 16, 2014
OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/16/14) — Gov. Steve Beshear recently announced the award of $1 million in federal grant money to the Owensboro-Daviess County Airport Board. The grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration will fund a large percentage of the Owensboro-Daviess County Airport’s project to relocate an existing beacon to a new location to improve visibility and… Read More...
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MPD Searching for Clues in Multiple…

Madisonville Police Department April 16, 2014
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/16/14) — The Madisonville Police Department is currently investigation three commercial burglaries that have occurred within the past few weeks. Father and Son’s Liquors, Melody Lanes, and Sureway have all been the victims of “smash and grab” style break-ins. It is unknown at this time if the crimes are related and there are currently no suspects. Various items stolen during… Read More...
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Ashland Takes Top Spots in Countywide…

Fayette County Public Schools April 16, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/16/14) — Forty students from a dozen elementary schools competed in the annual Edward T. Houlihan III Fayette County History Fair, sponsored by the Lexington History Museum. Katelyn Rowell of Ashland Elementary took first place honors with her project “Lincoln Assassination,” and Beppy Badgett of Ashland was runner up with the “Cuban Missile Crisis.” Third place went to Lindy… Read More...
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Sheriff's Deputies Nab Central City…

Sheriff Curtis McGehee April 16, 2014
CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (4/16/14) ― A Central City home was broken into by a burglar that kicked the door in to gain entry. According to a Muhlenberg County Sheriff's report, deputies responded to a burglary Tuesday, April 15 at 2496 Ridge Road, Central City. While at the residence, officers received another complaint of a person entering a home uninvited at 2612 Ridge Road. After arriving at the… Read More...
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Students Create Original Works for…

Fayette County Public Schools April 16, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/16/14) — The winning entries in the Kentucky Governor’s Mansion Centennial Celebration Visual Art and Essay Contest included two students from Fayette County Public Schools. Yanxi Sophia Liu of Ashland Elementary was runner-up in the grades 3-5 division for art, and Campbell Johnson of Athens-Chilesburg Elementary took third place in the grades 4-6 division for essay. Both will… Read More...
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UPDATE- Sheriff's Office Following…

Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter April 16, 2014
UPDATE: HANSON, Ky. (4/16/14) — Deputy Otis Chamberlain told SurfKY Wednesday thatthe Hopkins County Sheriff's Office is working diligently to develop aperson or persons of interest in the April 14 robbery and bomb threat at U.S. Bank in Hanson. Chamberlain said the Sheriff's Office is currently following through with leads gathered Monday and Tuesday as well as going through phone records and… Read More...
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New Home Health Care Opens in Owensboro

Dennis Beard, SurfKY News April 16, 2014
OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/16/14) — A private medical practice that specializes in home health care for senior citizens in 21 states celebrated the opening of its most recent location in Kentucky this week with an open house and Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting. Intrepid USA HealthCare Services opened its most recent office in March in the Midtown Building, 920 Frederica Street. Intrepid Administrator… Read More...
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2014 Kentucky/Indiana All-Star Classic…

Bluegrass Sports Commission April 16, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/16/14) — The Bluegrass Sports Commission in conjunction with the Kentucky Lions Eye Foundation and the Kentucky Association of Basketball Coaches announced the rosters of the Junior Boys and Junior Girls Kentucky All-Star teams that will represent Kentucky this June. "With more than 50 players invited to tryout for each team, to make this team is quite an accomplishment," stated… Read More...
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Earth Day Celebration April 22 at…

Kentucky Department of Parks April 16, 2014
GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. (4/16/14) — Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park and the Marshall County Soil and Water Conservation District are holding special events April 22 to celebrate Earth Day. Here is a listing of the events for the day: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Community Thank You Give Away – lobby entrance patio. Chat with representatives from Kentucky Division of Forestry, Marshall County Soil and Water… Read More...
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Cadiz Police Reports — April 16, 2014

Cadiz Police Department April 16, 2014
CADIZ, Ky. (4/16/14) — The Cadiz Police Department released the following arrest reports on Wednesday, April 16. Eltwyquan L. Vinson, 23, of Cadiz, was charged April 12 for criminal littering and unlawful transaction with a minor, third degree, active warrants from Christian County for criminal mischief, first degree, harassing communications, and terroristic threatening, third degree. The… Read More...
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Lone Oak Road Collision Sends Two to…

McCracken County Sheriff’s Department April 16, 2014
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (4/16/14) — McCracken Deputies responded to a two-vehicle accident with injuries at the intersection of Loan Pak Road and Clinton Road Tuesday, April 15. According to the McCracken Sheriff’s report, Syndal Jones, 72, of Hickory was traveling south on Loan Oak Road, when she failed to stop for the red light at the intersection of Clinton Road. As a result, Jones was struck on… Read More...
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Murray State 11, Evansville 6

John Brush April 16, 2014
MURRAY, Ky. (4/16/14) — Murray State collected 13 hits and scored at least one run in six innings Tuesday afternoon in an 11-6 victory over Evansville at Reagan Field. Three Breds collected multi-hit games as Tyler Lawrence went 3-for-5 with a double and a pair of RBIs, and Taylor Mathews went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and a pair of stolen bases. Luke Daugherty added a pair of hits and an RBI. MSU… Read More...
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DCPS to Celebrate National Volunteer…

Lora Wimsatt April 16, 2014
OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/16/14) — The Daviess County Public Schools district is celebrating National Public School Volunteer Week (April 21-25) with a variety of activities to demonstrate appreciation for the important services provided by parents and members of the community. Note: Some schools observed this event earlier and some will celebrate later. During the 2012-2013 school year, which is the… Read More...
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Wildcats Get Six Combined Shutout…

UK Athletics April 16, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/16/14) — Freshmen Zack Brown and Logan Salow combined to work six shutout innings in relief and Kyle Cody came on to earn his third save of the year with a shutout ninth, as No. 19 Kentucky posted a 4-2 win at No. 9 Louisville to sweep the two-game series, on a bitterly cold Tuesday night in front of 2,597 at Jim Patterson Stadium. Kentucky (24-13) and Louisville battled in the… Read More...
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Paducah City Commission Meeting…

Pam Spencer April 16, 2014
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/16/14) — Here are the highlights from the Paducah City Commission meeting Tuesday, April 15: Paducah Riverfront Development Authority recommendations for Phase IB of Riverfront Project Paducah Riverfront Development Authority Chairman Bruce Brockenborough presented the findings of several months of review by PRDA regarding the Riverfront Project specifically the next phase of the… Read More...
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Henderson Middle School Student Earns…

Dennis Beard, SurfKY News April 16, 2014
HENDERSON, Ky. (4/16/14) — North Middle School has been informed that their eighth grade student, Andrew Sauls, is the first place winner in the Kentucky Governor’s Mansion Centennial Celebration Essay Contest for Grades 7-9. Sauls, his parents, and teacher, Nan Ternes, are invited to a special celebration luncheon and awards ceremony with First Lady Jane Beshear from noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday,… Read More...
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Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week –…

Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers April 16, 2014
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/16/14) — The above photos are local fugitives that are currently being sought by local law-enforcement officers. If you have any information regarding the individuals or the cases, please contact the Hopkinsville Crime Stoppers (270) 877-Tips! Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Tuesday…

Kentucky Lottery April 16, 2014
FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/16/14) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Tuesday April 15, 2014. Mega Millions Tuesday 4 - 39 - 46 - 47 - 70 – 13 Megaplier 3 Pick 3 Tuesday Midday 1 - 5 - 1 Tuesday Evening 7 - 0 - 9 Pick 4 Tuesday Midday 8 - 9 - 8 - 3 Tuesday Evening 6 - 7 - 2 - 6 Cash Ball Tuesday 1 - 18 - 31 - 33 - 29 Kicker 9 - 7 - 5 - 3 - 2 5 Cash Card Tuesday 7D - AD - 9D… Read More...
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Madisonville Doctors, Nurses, Officials…

Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter April 16, 2014
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/16/14) — Can local hospitals survive a Medicaid increase? This was one of several questions about the recent changes with the ObamaCare policy thrown out to a crowd of doctors, nurses, and local officials by Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. at the Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce's "Meet the Candidate" event Tuesday, April 14. Paul's major strife with President Obama's healthcare plan… Read More...
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Cairo Elementary Plans School Events

Henderson County School District April 16, 2014
HENDERSON, Ky. (4/16/14) — The following events are planned for students who will be enrolled in kindergarten during the 2014-2015 school year at Cairo Elementary: Thursday, April 17 - 4 – 6 p.m. Students enrolling in kindergarten during the 2014-2015 school year are invited to Cairo Elementary School to complete necessary enrollment paperwork. Monday, May 19 - 6 - 7 p.m. Incoming kindergarten… Read More...
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Microsoft Excel Classes Offered at WKCTC

WKCTC April 16, 2014
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/16/14) — West Kentucky Community and Technical College is offering Microsoft Excel 2010 classes beginning May 8. Microsoft Excel 2010 for Beginners will cover basic skills for individuals just starting to use spreadsheet program. The three week class will be held Thursday evenings May 8, 15 and 22 from 6 - 8 p.m. in the Emerging Technology Center, Room 112. The course cost is $95.… Read More...

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Gilbert Lee Casey, 72, Central City, Ky.

CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (4/14/14) — Gilbert Lee Casey, 72, of Central City, passed away April 11, 2014. He was born to the late Netter and Lola Casey, May 21, 1941, and raised in Central City, he was one…
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