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UPDATE: Police Identify Alleged Armed, Dangerous Suspect

February 08, 2016 Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (2/8/16) ― Kentucky State Police Post 2 reported authorities are searching for an armed and dangerous suspect, who fled from police and fired several gunshots during a traffic…



Breck Edges Eagles in Overtime

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HARNED, Ky. (2/8/16) — Visiting Ohio County fell to Breckinridge County in overtime as the host Fighting Tigers used a 13-6 scoring advantage in the extra period to win 74-67 on Friday night. With…

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Governor Bevin Appoints John Holiday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/8/16) — Governor Matt Bevin today announced the appointment of John Holiday as Executive Director of the Kentucky Office of Homeland… Read More...

Deals & Steals on Wheels

Deals & Steals on Wheels in Western Kentucky.

Funding Available for Projects that…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/8/16) — The Kentucky Division of Water is making available assistance funds, not to exceed $60,000 per project, to help communities pay for… Read More...

Presidential Candidates, Talking and…

KENTUCKY (2/8/16) — During the campaign trails of Trump, Clinton, Cruse, Rubio, Sanders and the others we hear a lot of talk and see a lot of shaking of hands.… Read More...

Hooked on Science - Valentine’s Day…

Do you typically get too much chocolate candy for Valentine’s Day? If so, don’t trash it! Our “Science Guy” Jason Lindsey and a kid scientist show us how your… Read More...

Share of Kentuckians without Health…

KENTUCKY (2/8/16) — An ongoing study of federal health reform's impact in Kentucky has found that Medicaid expansion continues to help lower the number of… Read More...

Market Commentary – Feb. 8, 2016

KENTUCKY (2/8/16) — There was bad news and good news in last Friday's unemployment report. In the negative column, fewer jobs were created in the United States… Read More...

State Health Officials Encourage…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/8/16) — With influenza activity increasing across the country, Kentucky Department for Public Health officials are encouraging residents to… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Sunday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/8/16) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Sunday Feb. 7, 2016. Pick 3 Sunday Evening 9 - 1 - 7 Pick 4 Sunday… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Saturday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/8/16) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Saturday Feb. 6, 2016. Powerball Saturday 4 - 13 - 31 - 36 - 52 - 8… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Friday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/8/16) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Friday Feb. 5, 2016. Mega Millions Friday 4 - 6 - 23 - 55 - 75 - 2… Read More...

Pet of the Day - Charlie

Meet Charlie, she is a 6-month-old white with orange Tabby. Read More...
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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...

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Hooked on Science - Valentine’s Day Candy Drop

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Do you typically get too much chocolate candy for Valentine’s Day? If so, don’t trash it! Our “Science Guy” Jason Lindsey and a kid scientist show us how your… 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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Hooked on Science - Ultimate Snowball

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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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Searching for a way to keep the kids busy during a “snow day?” Read More...
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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...

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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OPD Looking for Suspects in Fraud Case

OWENSBORO, Ky. (2/8/16) — The Owensboro Police Department is searching for two people of interest, who may be involded… Read More

DCPS News of the Week - Feb. 8-12

OWENSBORO, Ky. (2/8/16) — The following is a summary of events and activities taking place across the DCPS District… Read More


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