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Above and Beyond: Corey Miller

April 21, 2015 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 safety. Nominate someone you believe goes…

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Maroons Split Games in Kelly Russell Classic

by Steve LeMaster
RUSSELLVILLE, Ky. (4/20/15) — The Madisonville-North Hopkins baseball team split games in the Kelly Russell Classic at Russellville Saturday. Following the split, Madisonville-North Hopkins, a team… Read More...

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Kentucky Southpaw Earned Win and Save in Sweep over Tennessee

LEXINGTON, Ky. (04/20/15) – After notching a win and a save in the series with Tennessee, left-hander Zach Logue has been named Southeastern Conference… Read More...
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Brown Pitches Baseball to Series Opener over Tennessee

LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/17/15) — Zack Brown fired 7.1 shutout innings and Logan Salow retired the final five hitters of the game to post a 5-0 win for Kentucky over… Read More...
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Gregory, Embry among KHSAA Regional Scholarship Winners

LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/17/15) — Thirty-two regional winners have been selected as part of the 2015 Forcht Bank/KHSAA CLASS Awards Recognition Program. The 32… Read More...
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No. 20 Women's Tennis Falls in SEC Tournament Top-25 Matchup

LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/17/15) — The No. 20 Kentucky women's tennis team lost a top-25 matchup in the second round of the SEC Tournament, 4-0 to No. 22 Ole Miss. The… Read More...

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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/20/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Monday, April 20. Billy Messamore, of Madisonville, was charged April 19 with no registration plates, failure of owner to maintain required insurance – first offense, failure to wear seat belts and driving on a DUI suspended license – first offense. Amber B. Owens, of Madisonville, was charged April 19… Read More...
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TVA to Hold Public Meeting in Bowling…

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (4/20/15) — The Tennessee Valley Authority will host a public meeting in Bowling Green on Wednesday, April 22, about the newly released draft of its 2015 Integrated Resource Plan, a guide to TVA's energy planning decisions for the next 20 years. The meeting is the final in a series of seven TVA will offer around the Valley. It will be held from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. CDT at the… Read More...
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Kentucky Water over Road Report

KENTUCKY (4/20/15) — The Kentucky Department of Transportation for District 2 has issued the following water over the road report. Hancock County Kentucky 334 closed between the 11.5 and 13.5 mm Henderson County Kentucky 1574/White Rock-Mill Pond Road closed from 0 mm - 3 mm all. Kentucky 136 closed from 0 mm to 10 mm Kentucky 811 closed from 3 to 4 mm Highway 3522 at Trocadero/ Ellis Park Closed… Read More...
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/20/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Monday, April 20. Alan M. Pettus, of Madisonville, was charged April 19 on a Lyon County warrant for contempt of court. Jerry W. Lewis, of Madisonville, was charged April 17 with failure to wear seat belts, failure to use child restraint device in vehicle and booster seat violations. Duwayne M.… Read More...
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Division of Waste Management Announces…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/20/15) — Kentucky counties can now apply for $4,000 in waste tire recycling and disposal grants funded through the Energy and Environment Cabinet's Waste Tire Trust Fund. Eligible expenses under this grant are the actual costs that the county incurs during the grant period for recycling or disposal of waste tires. Other expenses, such as labor and equipment costs, are not… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Sunday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/20/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Sunday April 19, 2015. Pick 3 Sunday Evening 3 - 6 - 5 Pick 4 Sunday Evening 4 - 9 - 3 - 9 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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Why Grin When You Can Laugh Out Loud by…

KENTUCKY (4/20/15) — I am of the opinion that standing in line is not a career although I have been so employed most of my life. If it is a career, I am not applying for any employment. I have searched colleges and universities and have yet to find any of them offering a PhD in Standing in Line. I believe there is no such thing, although I stood in line for so long now I probably have earned a… Read More...
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Dawson Springs Police Reports Released

DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (4/20/15) — The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports Monday, April 20. Theresa E. Bauer, 50, of Dawson Springs, was charged April 14 on a Hopkins County warrant for receiving stolen property under $10,000. Darryl A. Frost, 51, of Dawson Springs, was charged April 14 on a Christian County warrant for violation of a court order. Cassie D. Strader, 34,… Read More...
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Madisonville Fire Department Reports…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/20/15) — Madisonville Fire Department released the following reports recently: Dispatched at 1:36 a.m. Friday to Oak Ridge Retirement Center at 750 Dodson Lane to assist a resident who had fallen on the floor. Dispatched at 7:11 a.m. Friday to Ahlstrom at 215 Nebo Road for a false alarm. Dispatched at 6:29 p.m. Tuesday to 627 Suthard Drive for an odor of burning wires. Fire… Read More...
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Gov. Beshear Orders Flags to Half-Staff…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/19/15) — Governor Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff Monday, April 20, in honor of a Fort Campbell soldier who died while supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel. According to the Department of Defense, Spc. John M. Dawson, 22, of Whitinsville, Mass., died April 8 in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when he was… Read More...
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KET Documentary Follows UK Doctor's…

LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/19/15) — Bullying, peer pressure, substance abuse and suicide - these are all serious issues voiced by teens in the opening segment of a Kentucky Educational Television special report on teen health. Dr. Hatim Omar, chief of the University of Kentucky Division of Adolescent Medicine, is one expert featured in the program who is committed to helping teens overcome these issues as… Read More...
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Outdoor Truths - April 19, 2015

KENTUCKY (4/19/15) — Turkey hunting where I live is not for the faint of heart. Even though there are some easy places most of the hunting I do is in the mountains. Our mountains are not like the Rockies but they are also not like the deep south. The highest peak is about three thousand feet. Needless to say to traverse the ridges and valleys in search of turkeys can be a very exhausting… Read More...
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Dave Says - April 19, 2015

KENTUCKY (4/19/15) — This week Dave discusses sharing successes and pay it, but with caution. Dear Dave, My husband and I are 28 years old. We’re completely debt-free, and we each have great jobs. We don’t talk a lot about this kind of stuff, because we’ve found it causes other people to treat us differently. We realize how incredibly blessed we have been, so we always try to give God the credit,… Read More...
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Legislator's Log - Week of April 19,…

KENTUCKY (4/19/15) — In December 2009, Kentucky's jobless rate was 10.6 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. By December of 2014, the rate had fallen to 5.5 percent. A welcome drop, some may even call it dramatic. But the numbers don't tell the whole story. The whole story is that there are still counties in the Commonwealth today - counties like Magoffin, which had an… Read More...
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Whitfield Meets with Kentucky Beverage…

WASHINGTON (4/18/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, met in his Washington office April 15 with representatives of the Kentucky Beverage Association. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Robert Hankins Read More...
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TVA's Regional Energy Resource Council…

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (4/18/15) — The Tennessee Valley Authority's Regional Energy Resource Council will meet next week in Nashville to consider regional energy issues in the Tennessee Valley. The meeting, which is open to the public, will be from 9 a.m.-4:45 p.m. CDT Monday, April 20, and from 8:30 a.m.-noon CDT Tuesday, April 21, at the Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. The advisory council will join the TVA… Read More...
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Whitfield Meets with Kentucky Bar…

WASHINGTON (4/18/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, met in his Washington office April 14 with representatives of the Kentucky Bar Association. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Robert Hankins Read More...
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Hooked on Science - Skewer a Balloon

KENTUCKY (4/18/15) — We all know sharp objects and balloons do not go together. So how can you get a skewer through a balloon without popping it? Our "Science Guy" Jason Lindsey with Hooked on Science and a kid scientist show us the science secret. INGREDIENTS Skewer Balloon INSTRUCTIONS STEP 1: Blow up the balloon, let some of the air out of the balloon, and then tie a knot at the end to hold… Read More...
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Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/18/15) ― The following meetings and events are scheduled for the following week: The 24th Annual Home and Garden Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at the Ballard Convention Center. For more information, call (270) 841-7728. Pam’s Dance Barn will be dancing the night away from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday, April 18 at 35 Cedar Lane. For more information,… Read More...
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Keeping the Faith - 'God Smiles'

KENTUCKY (4/18/15) — Over the last two years the world has combated the largest Ebola epidemic in history. And the current upsurge, beginning in West Africa in 2013, continues even though it has fallen off the front pages of our newspapers. Ebola is a fearful disease. There are multiple strains, a dreadful mortality rate, and scientists know precious little about it, as Ebola is relatively new to… 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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Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - April 15, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More...
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Probation and Parole Violators - April 15, 2015

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
Probation and Parole has issued a new list of their top most wanted. 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...
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VIDEO: Shoe Charity Expands to 'Sweet Sixteen' Counties in Kentucky

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
What started as a solution to a need of one county’s children, soon spread into a cause that now assists 16 Kentucky counties by providing shoes for students.… Read More...
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VIDEO: Educators, Leaders Share 'State of Education'

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/26/15) — The Madisonville - Hopkins County Chamber of Commerce hosted a luncheon to discuss the state of education for Hopkins County and… Read More...

Hopkins County Obituaries

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Virginia Taylor Marks, 87, of Madisonville, Ky.

MADISONVILLE, Ky. – Virginia Taylor Marks, 87, of Madisonville, Ky., passed away Saturday, April 18, 2015 at NHC Healthcare in…
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Pick Greenville's 'Saturdays on the Square' Free Outdoor Concert Series

GREENVILLE, Ky. (4/20/15) — “Pick Greenville” this summer and attend the seventh annual “Saturdays on the Square” free… Read More

Special Forces Brotherhood MC of Ft. Campbell to Host Second Annual Gold Star Concert

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (4/20/15) — Please join the Special Forces Brotherhood Motorcycle Club as they host their Second… Read More
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - April 15, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/15/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Wednesday, April 15. William A. Reynolds, of Madisonville, was… Read More

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/15/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Wednesday, April 15. Timothy L. Devere, of Hanson, was… Read More

Over $650,000 Approved for Tri-County Area by State Oversight Committee

FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/15/15) — A total of $658,798 in state, federal, agency and coal severance funds were approved by a state legislative oversight committee… Read More

New Body Shop Construction on Main Street Meets Historic District Approval

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/15/15) ― The Madisonville Historic District Commission met for its regularly scheduled meeting Wednesday, April 14. Approval was made for… Read More

Madisonville Tree Board Meeting Set for April 16

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/15/15) — The City of Madisonville Tree Board will meet at 3 p.m. Thursday, April 16 at the Hopkins County Extension Office. Click here to… Read More

The Anne P. Baker Gallery to Host 2015 Juried Photography Exhibit, Juried Art Exhibit

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/15/15) — The Glema Mahr Center for the Arts 2015 Juried Photography Exhibit and Juried Art Exhibit will be in the Anne P. Baker Gallery… Read More

Madisonville DMV Temporary Closed on Thursday

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/15/15) — Due to the installation of a new computer system, the Motor Vehicle Licensing Department will be closed from 7:30 a.m. to 12… Read More

Library Silent Auction Begins Today

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/15/15) ― The Hopkins County-Madisonville Public Library Annual Silent Auction will be April 15-22 at Parkway Plaza Mall, Madisonville.… Read More

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