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Two on Moped Injured in Collision with Car

May 05, 2015 Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, KY (5/5/15) ― The driver and passenger on a moped were taken to the hospital after colliding with a car at the intersection of West Noel and Murray Street at 3:44 p.m., today, May 5.…

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Joiner Named SEC All-Defensive Catcher by League Coaches

LEXINGTON, Ky. (5/5/15) — University of Kentucky senior catcher Griffin Joiner has been named to the Southeastern Conference All-Defensive Team by league… Read More...
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Kentucky Defensive End Picked by the Baltimore Ravens

LEXINGTON, Ky. (5/4/15) — Kentucky defensive end Za'Darius Smith was chosen by the Baltimore Ravens in the fourth round of the 2015 National Football League… Read More...
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Eighth-Inning Homer Powers No. 6 Vandy to Series Win

LEXINGTON, Ky. (5/4/15) — Jeren Kendall's home run in the eighth inning broke open a tie game and lifted No. 6 Vanderbilt to a series-clinching 7-3 win over… Read More...
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Men's Tennis Adds Top-Ranked Recruit Ryotaro Matsumura

LEXINGTON, Ky. (5/1/15) — The University of Kentucky men's tennis team announced the signing of Ryotaro Matsumura Friday afternoon, one of the most… Read More...

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National Travel and Tourism Week, May…

KENTUCKY (5/5/15) — The first week of May is "National Travel and Tourism Week" and will be observed this year from May 2-10. This annual observance was established by a congressional resolution in 1983 and first celebrated the following year. "Travel and Tourism Week" also coincides with the time of year that most of us begin planning how to enjoy the warmer spring and summer months as we enter… Read More...
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Meth Charge Follows MPD Investigation…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/5/15) — Two men were taken to jail and another cited to court for drugs after police investigated a complaint of a non-resident using the dumpster at the Red Cardinal Inn. According to an MPD report, Officer J. Crump was performing a security check at Red Cardinal Inn on Hanson Road at 9:01 p.m. Monday, May 4, when the motel clerk waved him to stop. The clerk reported that a… Read More...
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Whitfield Displays 2015 Congressional…

WASHINGTON (5/5/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield posted the entries for the 2015 Congressional Art Competition on his official Facebook page. The art competition will determine the high school student that will represent Kentucky's First Congressional District in the 2015 Congressional Art Competition in Washington. A total of 64 entries were submitted to the Congressman's office in Hopkinsville from… Read More...
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Celebrate Children's Book Week with…

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/5/15) — Celebrate Children's Book Week with magic at 5 p.m., May 8, 2015, Parkway Plaza Mall. This event is sponsored by Hopkins County Madisonville Public Library. Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports -…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/5/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Tuesday, May 5. Michael E. Beshear, of Madisonville, was charged May 4 with operating a motor vehicle under the influence/drugs/etc., with aggravated circumstances – first offense and failure of license to be in possession. Jeffrey Travis Belt, of Madisonville, was charged May 4 with first-degree… Read More...
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May 2015 In-House Rabies Clinics'…

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/5/15) — There will be no rabies clinics out in the county this year. The local vets will conduct in-house clinics for a fee of $5. Location, dates and phone numbers are: Animal Medical Center - May 1 thru 25 (270) 821-6349 Pennyrile Animal Clinic - May 4 thru 22 (270) 821-7920 Tender Care Veterinary Clinic - May 1 thru 21 (270) 824-1002 SurfKY NewsInformation provided by… Read More...
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Shrek Comes to Glema Center

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/5/15) — Glema Mahr Center for the Arts Director Brad Downall highlights the upcoming schedule for the summer during a video interview with SurfKY News. Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Monday May…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/5/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Monday May 4, 2015. Pick 3 Monday Midday 1 - 4 - 9 Monday Evening 9 - 9 - 3 Pick 4 Monday Midday 5 - 2 - 5 - 0 Monday Evening 4 - 3 - 7 - 4 Cash Ball Monday 9 - 18 - 21 - 25 - 4 Kicker 7 - 1 - 7 - 1 - 1 5 Cash Card Monday AC - 9D - 5D - 10C - 2D Winning numbers of the Kentucky Lottery are determined by the… Read More...
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KCTCS Colleges to Award Nearly 14,000…

VERSAILLES, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Kentucky Community and Technical College System will honor more than 7,150 candidates, receiving nearly 14,000 credentials, for graduation this spring in 16 college ceremonies across the state. In addition to the spring graduates, many KCTCS college commencement exercises will also recognize students who have graduated since the May 2014 commencement. A list of… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Monday, May 4. Phillip W. Teague, of Madisonville, was charged May 4 on Hopkins County warrants for non-payment of fines. Ryan E. Hust, of Madisonville, was charged May 3 on a Hopkins County warrant for failure to appear. Sara Orange, of Madisonville, was charged May 3 with second-degree disorderly… Read More...
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Monday, May 4. David W. Harvey, of White Plains, was charged May 2 with first-degree possession of a controlled substance/meth and drug paraphernalia – buy/possess. Jamie N. McGowan, of Madisonville, was charged May 2 with alcohol intoxication in a public place – first offense. Jeffrey Travis Belt,… Read More...
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Dawson Springs Police Reports for…

DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports Monday, May 4. Robert D. Alshire, 44,of Dawson Springs, was charged April 24 with alcohol intoxication in a public place – first and second offenses, possession of an open alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle, vehicle a nuisance/noisy/etc., and failure to notify address change to DOT. Billy J.… Read More...
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Madisonville Public Works Plans to…

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/4/15) — The City of Madisonville Public Works Department has announced that crews will be repairing potholes on city-maintained roadways beginning May 6 through 8. To report a pothole, please call (270) 824-2160 or visit www.GoMadisonville.com and use the search word “pothole.” If you have questions about this information, please feel free to call Public Works at (270)… Read More...
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Easy and Budget-Friendly Ways to Add…

KENTUCKY (5/4/15) — Curb appeal can help a home get noticed in a bustling real estate market. Curb appeal also can contribute to the aesthetics of a neighborhood for residents who plan to stay put, and many homeowners feel an attractive exterior is just as important as a comfortable interior. Homeowners do not have to spend a fortune to improve the curb appeal of their homes. With these… Read More...
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Revitalize Kids' Toys in No Time

KENTUCKY (5/4/15) — Children can be rough on their toys, and many a toy has found its way into the garbage pile long before parents could have imagined it would when they purchased the item. But there are various, easy ways to rehabilitate toys so they can go on to have more utility and not end up in the garbage prematurely. The following suggestions can help restore some of the luster that made… Read More...
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How Bulk Cooking Can Make Meals Easier

KENTUCKY (5/4/15) — Healthy family meals can get lost in the shuffle of busy schedules. Convenience may win out when parents are short on time, and it's hard not to be enticed by the ease of fast food or the lure of frozen foods. While these options are certainly fine on occasion, there is a more nutritious solution for time-crunched families. Planning is a big part of enjoying a homecooked meal,… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Sunday May…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/4/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Sunday May 4, 2015. Pick 3 Sunday Evening 8 - 4 - 1 Pick 4 Sunday Evening 6 - 9 - 2 - 5 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 Kentucky… Read More...
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2015 Correctional Employees' Week…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/3/15) — From Paducah to Pikeville, and everywhere in between, events are taking place next week to mark "Correctional Employees Week." Governor Steve Beshear proclaimed May 4-9, 2015, as the official period in Kentucky when correctional employees are recognized for their hard work and commitment to public safety. Events are being held at state prisons, probation and parole… Read More...
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Keeping the Faith - 'You Are Stuck With…

KENTUCKY (5/3/15) — Recently, on a visit to my hometown, I took the time to drive by the house that had been my childhood home. It was the first time I had seen it in nearly two decades. It was largely unchanged except that it seemed so much smaller. Surely, the house, and what I thought had been a sprawling front yard, had shrunk over the years. How else could Shane, Michael, Zane, Tammy,… Read More...
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Legislator's Log - Week of May 3, 2015

KENTUCKY (5/3/15) — Do you remember your best teacher in elementary, middle or high school? You might not remember much about that person, or you may remember a whole lot. In fact, it's likely that you do. It is not uncommon for folks to say that the most influential person in their life, aside from a parent or grandparent, was a teacher. And there are statistics to back that claim up. I found… Read More...

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Shrek Comes to Glema Center

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/5/15) — Glema Mahr Center for the Arts Director Brad Downall highlights the upcoming schedule for the summer during a video interview… Read More...
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Baptist Health Hosts Annual ‘Bike Safety Day’

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/2/15) — Young and young at heart were in the sun today at Baptist Health in Madisonville. SurfKY News was there to capture some moments… Read More...
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Frymire’s Life Accomplishments, Dedication to MCC to be Recognized During Graduation Ceremonies

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/2/15) — A man that is an icon of community service through his military experience, and for the state legislature and county elected… Read More...
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Above and Beyond: Leighann Stroud

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (05/02/15) – SurfKY News spoke with Detective Leighann Stroud of the Madisonville Police Department about her history and service to… Read More...
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More Than 40 Employers Gather for Job Fair

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
Students and job seekers filled the Madisonville Community College halls Thursday for the annual Hopkins County Job Expo. Tammy Holloway reports: Read More...
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Probation and Parole Violators - April 30, 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 30, 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: 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...

Hopkins County Obituaries

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Barbara Nell Hunt, 84, of Nortonville

NORTONVILLE, Ky. – Barbara Nell Hunt, 84, of Nortonville, died Tuesday May 5, 2015 in Ridgewood Terrace Nursing Home, Madisonville. She was…

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Calloway County Loses Third Game Straight

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (5/5/15) — Hopkinsville held off visiting Calloway County Monday, prevailing 6-5 in a high school… Read More

Kentucky GEAR UP Summer Academy Announces MCHS Recipients

The GEAR UP Kentucky Summer Academy is a three week summer enrichment program on a university campus sponsored by the… Read More
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Hopkins First Enterprise Award Luncheon Honors Companies' Investments, Job Creations

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/30/15) — Six Hopkins County companies were the first recipients of the Enterprise Award for their contributions to the community through… Read More

Olympic Field Day Held at HCCHS

MORTONS GAP, Ky. (4/30/15) — Hopkins County Central High School hosted its second Olympic Field Day Thursday, April 30. Hopkins County elementary students were… Read More

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - April 30, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/30/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Thursday, April 30. Christin B. Crawford, of Madisonville, was… Read More

Vehicle Allegedly Traveling at 105 MPH Gets Deputy's Attention

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/30/15) — A woman traveling on the Pennyrile Parkway near Hanson was allegedly doing 105 mph, when a Hopkins County Deputy clocked her… Read More

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/30/15) ― The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Thursday, April 30. Karly J. Murray, Evansville, Ind., was… Read More

Door of Hope Goals Include Reaching Fathers, Developing Online Presence

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/30/15) — “Crowned with Glory and Honor” was the theme of the Door of Hope Spring Fundraising Banquet held at First United Methodist Church… Read More

Third and Fifth Grade Math Contest Results Announced

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/30/15) — The annual Mathematics contests for third and fifth grade students were held at Madisonville Community College on April 24. Math… Read More

Hanson Students Enjoy MFD Obstacle Course

HANSON, Ky. (4/29/15) — Hanson Elementary students got a chance to have some playtime during a Kid’s Firefighter Challenge obstacle course set up by the… Read More

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