Thursday, January 29, 2015

Madisonville - Hopkins County News

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Old City Hall Space to be 'First United Bank Plaza'

January 28, 2015 Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (1/28/15) — The empty space that the old Madisonville City Hall once occupied will get a complete makeover in the spring. The City of Madisonville and First United Bank officials…

Hopkins County Sports

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Hopkins Central Girls Fall to Webster County

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DIXON, Ky. (1/26/15) — Senior center Kristen Kenney set a Webster County High School girls' basketball program record with 26 rebounds and scored a game-high 33 points to lead the Lady Trojans over… Read More...

Statewide Sports News

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UK Women's Golf Ready to Tee off for Spring Season

LEXINGTON, Ky. (1/28/15) — Coming off a fall season that included a top-five finish and two additional top-10 finishes, the Kentucky women's golf team is… Read More...
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Sweet Sixteen Draw Show Set for Feb. 5

LEXINGTON, Ky. (1/28/15) — High school basketball teams from throughout the state are in the second halves of their regular-seasons. The pairings for the 2015… Read More...
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All 'A' Classic Set to Tip off in Frankfort

FRANKFORT, Ky. (1/27/15) — High school basketball teams from around the state are poised to compete in the Touchstone Energy All "A" Classic. The girls'… Read More...
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Third Region Boys' and Girls' Basketball Records

KENTUCKY (1/27/15) — The following are the Third Region Boys' and Girls' basketball records: Third Region Boys' Basketball Records Owensboro (17-2) Grayson… Read More...

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UPDATE - Students Have until Jan. 31 to…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (1/29/15) — The deadline to submit entries to the Kentucky Department of Agriculture's 2015 Poster and Essay Contest has been extended to Jan. 31 to accommodate students in schools whose schedules have been disrupted by recent winter weather, Agriculture Commissioner James Comer announced. The contest theme is "Kentucky Agriculture: Growing the Next Generation of Farmers." Students… Read More...
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Whitfield Ushers Legislation to Boost…

WASHINGTON (1/28/15) — U.S. Representative Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, led the charge today in support of H.R. 351, The Liquefied Natural Gas Permitting Certainty and Transparency Act of 2015, which passed the House of Representatives by a bipartisan vote of 277 to 133. The legislation will help speed up the Department of Energy's approval of U.S.… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports -…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (1/28/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Wednesday, Jan. 28. Ronnie Gibson, of Dawson Springs, was charged Jan. 27 with operating on a suspended or revoked operator's license, no registration plates and failure of owner to maintain required insurance – first offense. Byron K. Lewis, of Nortonville, was charged Jan. 27 with first-degree… Read More...
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (1/28/15) — The following report was released by the Hopkins County Sheriff's Office Wednesday, Jan. 28. Brandi Denee` Orten, of Dawson Springs, was served a Hopkins County criminal summons Jan. 27 for second-degree burglary and first-degree criminal trespass. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office Read More...
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Letter to the Editor - Month of Mentors

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (1/28/15) — January is National Mentoring Month. We would like to acknowledge our volunteers to let them know they are appreciated. Here's a list, please share. CJ Meredith, Presley Stevens, Callie Menser, Christina Norris, Logan Holland, Kaleigh Mercer, Jordan McCay, Heather Webb, Allee Rogers, Rayven Grant, Clayton Cunningham, Morgan Shelton, as well as Tamesha Stone, Casey… Read More...
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KWIB to Gather Feedback on Regional and…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (1/28/15) — The Kentucky Workforce Investment Board is in the process of developing a recommendation for Gov. Steve Beshear regarding the designation and/or re-designation of regions and local workforce areas as required in the federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. This is one of many actions that will be taken as the new law, which becomes effective July 1, 2015, is… Read More...
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MCC Releases Late Start Class Schedule

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (1/28/15) — Madisonville Community College is offering additional spring 2015 course options as part of the MCC Late Start Program. A variety of general education courses are available, both on-campus and online. Late start class dates vary, with courses beginning in both February and March. For a complete listing, visit madisonville.kctcs.edu/en/Academics/Late_Start.aspx.… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Tuesday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (1/28/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Tuesday Jan. 27, 2015. Mega Millions Tuesday 5 - 26 - 27 - 44 - 57 - 7 Megaplier 3 Pick 3 Tuesday Midday 1 - 3 - 6 Tuesday Evening 3 - 3 - 9 Pick 4 Tuesday Midday 3 - 9 - 8 - 5 Tuesday Evening 5 - 8 - 1 - 0 Cash Ball Tuesday 4 - 8 - 14 - 18 - 6 Kicker 0 - 0 - 9 - 1 - 0 5 Cash Card Tuesday 6C - 8C - JH -… Read More...
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Whitfield Works to Combat Prescription…

WASHINGTON (1/27/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, continued to champion the cause of combating prescription drug abuse by presenting a discussion draft of the National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Reauthorization Act in a hearing held today entitled "Examining Public Health Legislation to Help Patients and Local… Read More...
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Restless Legs Syndrome Affects Many

US (1/27/15) — Millions of people are afflicted with restless legs syndrome, an uncomfortable neurological condition that may lead them to repeatedly move their limbs to find relief. In spite of its name, restless legs syndrome, or RLS, is not limited to the lower extremities, as some of the sensations associated with the condition are felt in the arms as well. The National Institute of… Read More...
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Power of a Positive Attitude

US (1/27/15) — A balanced diet, exercise, genetics and even certain medications can work in concert to make a person healthy. But a person's demeanor also can factor into personal health. The Mayo Clinic says that whether or not a person is an optimist or a pessimist can affect many areas of his or her health and well-being, and those who see the glass as half-full may ultimately be healthier… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports -…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (1/27/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Tuesday, Jan. 27. Rodney Pentecost, of Madisonville was charged Jan. 26 with first-degree wanton endangerment. James E. Myers, was charged Jan. 26 with fourth-degree assault and second-degree disorderly conduct. Jessica Lynn Chaney, of Madisonville, was charged Jan. 26 on a Hopkins County warrant for… Read More...
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First Lady Jane Beshear Announces 2015…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (1/27/15) — First Lady Jane Beshear is encouraging Kentuckians to participate in the seventh annual Shop and Share day, a one-day goods drive to benefit Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence shelters across the state. The drive will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 28 at Kentucky Kroger, Food City and Super Dollar Discount Food stores. In past years, Shop and… Read More...
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Practice Weather-Related Pet Safety

KENTUCKY (1/27/15) — Caring for pets is sometimes compared to raising children. Though the two are not exactly the same, there are similarities between raising a child and caring for a pet. Like curious children, fearless pets may not understand the potential hazards around them, and some of these dangers differ depending on the season. Cold weather and snow may make both pets and people less… Read More...
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The Anne P. Baker Gallery to Showcase…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (1/27/15) — The Glema Mahr Center for the Arts will showcase A Celebration of Life: Paintings by Reba Dunville in the Anne P. Baker Gallery from Feb. 6-March 28, 2015. To celebrate the life and talent of local artist Reba Dunville, over 100 of her paintings will be on display. Mrs. Dunville was a prolific artist who began painting later in life. A devoted wife, mother and… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Monday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (1/27/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Monday Jan. 26, 2015. Pick 3 Monday Midday 9 - 2 - 3 Monday Evening 9 - 1 - 9 Pick 4 Monday Midday 2 - 3 - 6 - 5 Monday Evening 5 - 2 - 2 - 4 Cash Ball Monday 5 - 17 - 22 - 31 - 2 Kicker 3 - 3 - 2 - 5 - 1 5 Cash Card Monday 6S - 4C - JC - 2S - JH Winning numbers of the Kentucky Lottery are determined by… Read More...
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Whitfield Meets with Kentucky Bankers…

WASHINGTON (1/27/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, met in his Washington office Monday Jan. 26 with representatives of the Kentucky Bankers Association. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Robert Hankins Read More...
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Madisonville Fire Reports Released

MADISONVILLE, KY. (1/26/15) — The Madisonville Fire Department released the following fire reports, Monday, Jan. 26. Madisonville Fire Department was dispatched at 10:26 p.m. Thursday to a report of a fire on South Daves Street. The crew found no sign of fire or smoke in the vicinity after an extended search. Firefighters responded at 7:33 p.m. Friday to a gas can fire at West Center Street and… Read More...
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LGE, KU Deploy Crews in Preparation of…

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (1/26/15) — As millions from the coastal Mid-Atlantic through New England brace for what is forecast to be a crippling and potentially historic blizzard, preparations are underway. The storm, nicknamed Juno by some, is expected to bring as much as 3 feet of snow to some areas along with freezing rain and powerful wind, conditions that pose a threat to people as well as power. To… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports -…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (1/26/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Monday, Jan. 26. George W. Carter, of Madisonville, was charged Jan. 24 with fourth-degree domestic assault with minor injury.April M. Brooks, of Madisonville, was charged on a Hopkins County warrant for first-degree burglary, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon and possession of a firearm by… Read More...

Hopkins County Obituaries

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Ronald 'Ronnie' D. Miller, 66, of Madisonville, Ky.

MADISONVILLE, Ky. – Ronald “Ronnie” D. Miller, 66, of Madisonville, Ky. passed away at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Ind. on…
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Muhlenberg District Court Fines Handed Down

GREENVILLE, Ky. (1/28/15) — The following fines were recently handed down in Muhlenberg District Court. Martha Coleman,… Read More

Nominations Being Accepted to the HCC Board of Directors

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (1/27/15) — Nominations to the Hopkinsville Community College Board of Directors are now being… Read More
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