Muhlenberg County News


Lady Mustangs shut out Owensboro, 13-0

May 06, 2015 Steve LeMaster
GREENVILLE, Ky. (5/6/15) - The Muhlenberg County Lady Mustangs rolled to a win at home on Tuesday, defeating the visiting Owensboro Lady Devils 13-0 in five innings behind a no-hitter from pitcher…
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Statewide Sports News


McCracken County maintains top spot in state softball poll

LEXINGTON, Ky. (5/6/15) — McCracken County is still on top in the Kentucky Softball Coaches Association Top 25 Poll. The Lady Mustangs earned 28 of 31… Read More...

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...

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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Legislator's Log - Week of May 3, 2015

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Dave Says - May 3, 2015

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Outdoor Truths – May 3, 2015

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Conquering the clutter: Cleanliness…

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New Mather Metals to Expand in Franklin

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Hooked on Science - 'Kentucky Derby…

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KSP Charges Oldham County Man with…

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KSP Post 2 Activity Report - April 2015

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Muhlenberg County Obituaries


Donald Richard Pritchett

GREENVILLE, Ky. — Donald Richard Pritchett was born on April 15, 1942. He was the last of eight children born to Max Norman Pritchett and Mary Evelyn Eaves in Greenville, Kentucky. Donald departed this life on May 4, 2015 from respiratory failure due to COPD. Donald…
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