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UK Offering Free Relationship Checkups

February 07, 2016 SurfKY News
LEXINGTON, Ky. (2/7/16) — Relationships need the proper attention and care to function properly just like many other things in our lives. Visiting a doctor regularly is necessary to maintain a…


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Third Region Boys' and Girls' Basketball Records

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KENTUCKY (2/5/16) — The following are the Third Region boys' and girls' basketball records: Third Region Boys' Basketball Records(Through Feb. 4) Daviess County (17-5)Meade County (16-6)Owensboro…

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Dave Says – Feb. 7, 2016

KENTUCKY (2/7/16) — This week Dave discusses dating and the budget and more of a long-term spending thing. Dear Dave, I’ve been following your plan, and I’ve… Read More...
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Legislators Mull Governor's Budget

KENTUCKY (2/7/16) — Deciding how to spend upwards of $21 billion in state and federal money takes time. It also takes skill and determination. Expect all three… Read More...
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Outdoor Truths – Feb. 7, 2016

KENTUCKY (2/7/16) — As many of you know, sometimes it is more fun to take someone hunting than it is to go yourself. This is especially true when it comes to… Read More...

NCM Event Raises Funds for KSP Trooper…

KENTUCKY (2/6/16) — This past October the National Corvette Museum teamed up with the Kentucky State Police to lead a fundraising event like no other – taking… Read More...

Republican Primary Candidate Pape…

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (2/6/16) ― Mike Pape, first time political candidate running in Kentucky’s First U.S. Congressional District in the Republican primary, in a… Read More...

Senate Week in Review – Feb. 6, 2016

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/6/16) — It was a busy and eventful week in Frankfort, but amid all the meetings and legislative action, I introduced legislation that would… Read More...

National Farm Machinery Show Increases…

KENTUCKY (2/6/16) — After a celebratory 50th anniversary with record attendance, the National Farm Machinery Show is returning for the 51st year with… Read More...
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Pension Gain, Budget Pain

KENTUCKY (2/6/16) — Charles Eliot, the longest-serving president in Harvard University’s illustrious history, once said “the capacity to inflict pain” is a… Read More...
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UK Entomologist Leads Zika Solution…

LEXINGTON, Ky. (2/6/16) — A University of Kentucky entomologist is leading an international effort to find long-term, sustainable control options to… Read More...
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USDA To Offer Certificates for Farm…

WASHINGTON (2/5/16) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) today announced producers who have crops pledged as collateral for a marketing assistance loan… Read More...

KYAG Reaches Settlement with HSBC on…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/5/16) — Attorney General Andy Beshear today announced a $470 million joint state-federal settlement with mortgage lender and servicer HSBC to… Read More...

U.S. Senate Honors Marlow Cook

WASHINGTON (2/5/16) — U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that the U.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution today honoring former United… Read More...

Game Plan for Super Bowl 50: Are You…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/5/16) — The Super Bowl is America's most watched national sporting event. On Feb. 7, Super Bowl 50 Sunday, there will be game-day socializing… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Thursday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/5/16) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Thursday Feb. 4, 2016. Pick 3 Thursday Midday 6 - 3 - 1 Thursday… Read More...

Pet of the Day - Flash

Meet Flash, he is an 8-month-old Corgi Shepherd mix. Read More...

Whitfield Votes to Protect Law Abiding…

WASHINGTON (2/4/16) — U.S. Representative Ed Whitfield (KY-01) voted today in favor of H.R. 766, the Financial Institution Customer Protection Act of 2015,… Read More...

Marriage and Money: How to Balance…

KENTUCKY (2/4/16) — Money is a source of conflict in nearly a third of all relationships, according to a survey by the American Psychological Association. When… Read More...

McConnell Urges FDA Nominee to Address…

WASHINGTON (2/4/16) — U.S Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell met today with Dr. Robert Califf, the nominee for Commissioner of the Food and Drug… Read More...

Baptist Official on Zika: Risk to…

KENTUCKY (2/4/16) — A tiny mosquito is making big headlines in South America, Central America and the Caribbean – and creating some concern in the United… Read More...
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Heating Assistance Funds Available for…

KENTUCKY (2/4/16) — As the region’s unusually mild temperatures decline into those more typical of the season, some area residents may have trouble keeping… Read More...

2016 General Assembly Feb. 1, 2016

KENTUCKY (2/4/16) — State Sen. Ernie Harris, R-Prospect, (left) discusses legislation with state Sen. C.B. Embry Jr., R-Morgantown, during the 2016 General… Read More...

CPC Calls on Kentucky State House to…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/4/16) — The Commonwealth Policy Center praised the Kentucky State Senate for passing Senate Bill 7, which would bar state or local funds from… Read More...
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Whitfield Examines Two Bills to Counter…

WASHINGTON (2/4/16) — The Energy and Power Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01) yesterday examined two commonsense bills to counter the… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Wednesday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/4/16) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Wednesday Feb. 3, 2016. Powerball Wednesday 26 - 28 - 31 - 60 - 67… Read More...

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Gov. Bevin Discusses Budget Priorities

Just after 7 p.m. last Tuesday, Gov. Matt Bevin stood outside the House of Representatives chamber at the state capitol, waiting to be introduced to a joint… Read More...
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The Proposed Budget: Room for Compromise?

When Gov. Matt Bevin unveiled his state budget last week, he put an optimistic spin on the work that lies ahead for legislators to approve a spending plan. Read More...
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Sixteen Tons of Merle Travis

Merle Travis took the experiences of his early years growing up in Muhlenberg County, Ky., to the national stage and rode the rising tide of country music’s… Read More...

North American International Auto Show - How Science Improves Vehicles

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From a car that drives itself to one that runs off of electricity, the North American International Auto Show allows car manufactures to show you and me how… Read More...
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Trying to create the best snowball, so you can win the next snowball fight? If so, Jason Lindsey aka "Mr. Science" with Hooked on Science and a kid scientist… Read More...
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Hooked on Science - Snow Ice Cream

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The Pros and Cons of Felony Expungement

Felony expungement is an idea that’s circulated through the halls of the Kentucky capitol for at least the past five General Assembly sessions. Even with… Read More...
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UK Scientist Profiles Get 324,000 Views on LabTV

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (1/27/16) — Over the last six months, videos of 22 biomedical researchers from the University of Kentucky, featured on the national website… Read More...

Ohio County Obituaries


Leon Moore, 68, of Hartford

HARTFORD, Ky. — Leon Moore, 68, of Hartford, Ky., passed away on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn. He was born in Ohio County, Ky., on Aug. 15, 1947, to the late Ezra Boswell Moore and Essie Lela Cox Moore. He was a U.S.…

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KSP Arrest Hawesville Man on Sex Abuse Charges

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