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Dawson Man Charged with Reckless Driving, Fleeing Police in Madisonville

April 28, 2015 SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/28/15) ― A Dawson Springs man was arrested in Madisonville Monday, April 27 after police say he drove his motorcycle between vehicles along South Main Street's left and right…

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Lady Maroons Double up Daviess County, 12-6

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/27/15) — Madisonville-North Hopkins doubled up host Daviess County 12-6 in a high school softball game Saturday. Familiar foes Madisonville-North Hopkins and Daviess County faced… Read More...

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3rd Region Baseball, Softball Records

WESTERN KENTUCKY (4/27/15) — 3rd Region Baseball and Softball Records. Read More...
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KHSAA Celebrates Top Officials at Annual Banquet

LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/27/15) — The KHSAA honored the top officials for 2015 at the Association's 22nd Annual Officials Recognition Banquet Sunday. The ceremony,… Read More...
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First /Second/Third Region Softball Records

KENTUCKY (4/24/15) — The following are the First, Second and Third Region softball records. First Region Softball Records McCracken County (18-3) Graves County… Read More...
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First/Second/Third Region Baseball Records

KENTUCKY (4/24/15) — The following are the First, Second and Third Region baseball records. First Region Records Ballard Memorial (17-2) McCracken County… Read More...

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Madisonville Police Reports Released

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/28/15) ― The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Tuesday, April 28. William G. Holt, Dawson Springs, was charged April 27 with reckless driving, first-degree fleeing or evading police (motor vehicle), operating on a suspended or revoked operators license, second-degree criminal trespassing and first-degree wanton endangerment. Dasha Bean,… Read More...
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Madisonville Fire Reports - April 28,…

MADISONVILLE, KY (4/28/15) — Madisonville Fire Department released the following reports recently: Dispatched at 1:39 p.m. Monday to 520 Coleman St., for a report of smoke showing behind Colonial Motel on South Main Street. Firefighters reported there was an open burn. The homeowner had obtained a permit and was properly attending the fire. Dispatched at 5:51 p.m. Monday to Electrocycle at 330… Read More...
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Dawson Springs Police Reports for…

DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (4/28/15) — Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports Tuesday, April 28. Phyllis E. Adams, 30, Dawson Springs, was charged April 17 with driving on a DUI suspended license – first offense and no rear lights not illuminated. Bradley J. Summers, 29, St. Charles, was charged April 19 with possession of synthetic drugs, drug paraphernalia – buy/possess and… Read More...
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MCC Hosting 'EMS Day'

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/28/15) – Madisonville Community College will be hosting “EMS Day” on Thursday, April 30, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on the college’s North Campus (2000 College Drive, Madisonville). The community is invited to stop in for a tour of equipment - helicopters, ambulances, and fire trucks – and an opportunity to speak with representatives from area emergency management services… Read More...
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/28/15) ― The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Tuesday, April 28. James D. Todd, Jr., Dawson Springs, was charged April 27 with public intoxication – controlled substance excludes alcohol, second-degree disorderly conduct and possession of synthetic drugs. Johnny P. Bean, St. Charles, was charged April 28 with possession of synthetic drugs,… Read More...
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Kentucky Division of Water Celebrates…

Water is precious: Make every drop count FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/28/15) – Governor Steve Beshear has proclaimed May 3-9, 2015, as Drinking Water Week in Kentucky to recognize the importance of source water protection and conservation, as well as the value, importance and fragility of our state’s water resources. This year marks the 41st anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act, which ensures quality… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Monday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/28/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Monday April 27, 2015. Pick 3 Monday Midday 6 - 6 - 5 Monday Evening 1 - 3 - 6 Pick 4 Monday Midday 3 - 4 - 7 - 7 Monday Evening 4 - 1 - 2 - 5 Cash Ball Monday 5 - 23 - 26 - 28 - 12 Kicker 5 - 4 - 1 - 8 - 2 5 Cash Card Monday 9D - 5D - 2D - QS - 3H Winning numbers of the Kentucky Lottery are determined by… Read More...
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Taylor, Sines to Present at 1 Million…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/28/15) ― Presenters for the weekly 1 Million Cups will be Sally Taylor of Taylor Travels and Rachel Sines from Cross Fit. The 1 Million Cups entrepreneur group meets at 7:30 a.m. Wednesdays at Broterhs Bar-B-Que conference room. Entrepreneurs interested in presenting at the meeting, should sign up at http://hopkins.sites.1millioncups.com/. Presenters include early-stage… Read More...
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MCC Singers Spring Concert Approaching

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/28/15) — Join the Madisonville Community College Singers under the direction of Bill Thomas and the Little River Music Society Choir under the direction of Barbara Felts as they bring you a program of reflective music on Friday, May 1 at 7 p.m. The combined choirs of 50 singers will present works from Rutter, Thompson and Tallis with the finale being a gospel mass by composer… Read More...
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How to find more time for family

KENTUCKY (04/28/15) — Working parents tend to have hectic schedules, and those responsibilities often impede on the time moms and dads get to spend with their families. Many parents strive to make more time for their families, and doing so can prove a greater reward than any promotions or bonuses earned at the office. For those parents whose efforts to achieve better work-life balances remain… Read More...
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Transportation Cabinet honors fallen…

National Workers’ Memorial Day is April 28 FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/27/15) – In observance of National Workers’ Memorial Day, April 28, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is honoring employees who lost their lives while on the job. Kentucky Transportation Secretary Mike Hancock and Assistant State Highway Engineer Bob Lewis joined KYTC Employee Safety and Health Branch Manager Rob Hecker and… Read More...
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Traffic Advisory for Western Kentucky

KENTUCKY (4/27/15) Latest traffic advisory information. Read More...
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Gov. Beshear Dedicates New State Police…

Frankfort, Ky.(4/27/15) — Governor Steve Beshear formally dedicated the new Kentucky State Police Academy today, unveiling a facility designed to provide current and future troopers with enhanced knowledge and skills to serve and protect the citizens of the Commonwealth. “From day one, it was evident that the Kentucky State Police was in dire need of a facility that measured up to the level of… Read More...
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Ladies Tea to Benefit Relay for Life

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/27/15) ― There will be a Ladies Afternoon Tea from 2 – 4 p.m. Sunday, May 3 at First United Methodist Church. Activities include a photo opportunity, survivor recognition, a guest speaker and special music. The event if for ladies of all ages and donations will be received for Relay for Life. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by FUMC Relay for Life Team Read More...
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/27/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Monday, April 27. Roxie J. Adams, Dawson Springs, was charged April 25 with endangering the welfare of a minor. Wilford Knight, Dawson Springs, was charged April 26 on a Hopkins County warrant for second-degree assault. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by HCSO Read More...
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When Did Cute Stop Being Cute?

KENTUCKY (04/27/15) — I was rearranging some bookshelves to make room for a few new books when it happened. I was in for a surprise and did not quite know it. There behind some books on my bookshelf was an old family photo album I had not seen in years. When I say old, I mean these were pictures taken when cameras were really cameras with film in them. Nobody knows what those cameras were like… Read More...
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Smoke Filled House Prompts 911 Call

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/25/15) — Madisonville Fire Department received an alarm from central dispatch for smoke in residence at 220 Dempsey Street. Upon arrival, Engine 4 crew met with occupant. Occupant stated there was a strong electrical smell inside the residence and the A/C unit was turned off. Fire crew entered structure to begin their investigation. Upon investigation, fire crew determined… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Sunday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/27/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Sunday April 26, 2015. Pick 3 Sunday Evening 1 - 9 - 8 Pick 4 Sunday Evening 9 - 7 - 9 - 8 Winning numbers of the Kentucky Lottery are determined by the numbers drawn and not by the numbers reported. The Kentucky Lottery is not responsible for misprinted numbers on this page or any other medium. The… Read More...
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Questions to ask when looking for an…

KENTUCKY (04/27/15) — Many of today's working professionals grew up in single-income households where only one of their parents went to work each day. But that once-common dynamic is now largely a thing of the past, as economic necessity has driven both moms and dads to continue their careers even after they have had children. That reality has led many working parents to lean heavily on… Read More...

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Above and Beyond: Wade Simons

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (04/25/15) – SurfKY News spoke with Lt. Wade Simons of the Madisonville Fire Department about his history and service to Hopkins County.… Read More...
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Focus on Hopkins County: Interview with Sheriff Matt Sanderson and Roneshia Evans

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/25/15) — Tim Thomas speaks with Hopkins County Sheriff Matt Sanderson and Roneshia Evans with the Hopkins County School System on this… Read More...
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Probation and Parole Violators - April 24, 2015

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
Probation and Parole has issued a new list of their top most wanted. Read More...
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Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - April 22, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More...
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Above and Beyond: Corey Miller

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (04/21/15) – SurfKY News spoke with Corey Miller, a police officer for the city of Madisonville about his contribution to our community’s… Read More...
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MPD Offers Advice On Prom, Underage Drinking

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Lt. Billy Poe of the Madisonville Police Department warns parents and youth about the dangers of underage drinking during the upcoming prom season. Read More...
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Locals Gather to Remember ‘Jackson Stage Stop’

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
The Historical Society of Hopkins County held its monthly meeting Thursday, April 9. Read More...
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UPDATE: Winners Announced in Mine Safety Competition

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Nine mining organizations from around the state and Indiana competed in the Mine Safety Skills Competition held today at the Kentucky Coal Academy-Mine… Read More...

Hopkins County Obituaries

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Roy Lincoln Norvell, 83, of Madisonville, Ky.

MADISONVILLE, Ky. – Roy Lincoln Norvell, 83, of Madisonville, Ky., died Sunday, April 26, 2015 at Baptist Health in Madisonville. Mr.…

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Trojans Drop Game at Paducah Tilghman

PADUCAH, Ky. (4/28/15) — The Webster County Trojans came up short in their latest outing. Isaac Humphrey drove in both… Read More

Mustangs Lose to Ohio County via Shutout

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NEBO, Ky. (4/24/15) — There will be a teaching and coaching tribute celebration for Hopkins County teacher Bobby Fox at 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 25 at… Read More

BHM Offering 3-D Mammography That Can Detect Smaller Breast Cancers, Reduce Callbacks

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/24/15) — Baptist Health Madisonville now offers three-dimensional mammography to detect the most subtle signs of early breast cancer. Many… Read More

Probation and Parole Violators - April 24, 2015

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Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/24/15) — The following fines were handed down in Hopkins District Court recently: Emily Dykes, receiving stolen property (under $500),… Read More

Baptist Health Holds ‘Walk in the Park’ as Part of Medical Fitness Week

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Leadership Hopkins Members Forming South Main Merchants Association

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