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Market Commentary - Sept. 2, 2015

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KENTUCKY (9/2/15) — U.S. stock markets finished last week higher than they started it, but the five-day ride was awfully bumpy. Concerns about China's slowing growth, shifting currency valuations,…

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UK, City Want Football Fans to be Aware of Changes for 2015

LEXINGTON, Ky. (9/2/15) — With the beginning of football season only days away, the University of Kentucky together with the city of Lexington today announced… Read More...
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UK's Kunc Wins 'Kentucky Twilight' to Begin 2015

LEXINGTON, Ky. (9/2/15) — Sophomore Katy Kunc won the individual race at the "Kentucky Twilight" dual meet between the Wildcats and Eastern Kentucky University… Read More...
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Matsoso's Last-Minute Goal Lifts No. 14 UK over Valpo, 2-1

LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/31/15) — Preseason All-American Napo Matsoso scored in the 90th minute, giving No. 14 Kentucky a 2-1 comeback win over Valparaiso on Friday… Read More...
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Dooley's Hat Trick , Gorgol's First-Career Goal Lead UK Past Toledo

LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/31/15) – Junior Michaela Dooley netted her first-career hat trick on Sunday afternoon, scoring three of Kentucky's seven goals en route to a… Read More...

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KSP Post 2 Activity Report - August 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/2/15) — Captain Brent White, Commander KSP Post 2 Madisonville, reports the following activity for the month of August 2015: Arrested 41… Read More...
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Politicians Are Failing Us on the…

KENTUCKY (9/2/15) — A couple of months ago, the Congressional Budget Office issued a sobering report on the U.S. economy's long-term prospects. Not to put too… Read More...
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KSP Charges Fayette County Man with…

LEXINGTON, Ky. (9/2/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, on Sept. 1, 2015, at approximately 9:15 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime… Read More...
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Kentucky Receives Grant to Support…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/2/15) – Governor Steve Beshear today announced Kentucky businesses can expect more state assistance to help them market their products… Read More...
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KDF Accepting Orders for Tree Seedlings

FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/2/15) — With fall just around the corner, Kentuckians should plan their spring tree-planting activities now and order tree seedlings through… Read More...
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Gov. Beshear's Statement on County…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/2/15) — The following is a statement released from the Office of the Governor regarding County Clerks and Same-Sex Marriage Licenses: "There… Read More...
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Pet of the Day - Gordon

Meet Gordon, he is a 4 month old Chesapeake Bay Retriever mix. Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Tuesday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/2/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Tuesday Sept. 1, 2015. Mega Millions Tuesday 2 - 5 - 35 - 40 - 54 -… Read More...
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Monthly Column from Attorney General…

KENTUCKY (9/1/15) — Prescription drug abuse has affected almost every family in Kentucky – including mine. For quite some time, parts of Kentucky looked like… Read More...
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KSP Increasing Patrols during Labor Day…

KENTUCKY (9/1/15) — The national campaign, Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over, runs through Labor Day weekend and is aimed at reducing deaths and injuries caused… Read More...
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2015 Jim Claypool Art, Conservation…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/1/15) — The Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts, in partnership with the Kentucky Farm Bureau, announces the beginning of the 2015… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Monday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/1/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Monday Aug. 31, 2015. Pick 3 Monday Midday 6 - 2 - 4 Monday Evening… Read More...
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Pet of the Day - Morty

Meet Morty, he's a 4 month old Saint Bernard mix, with a stunning blue eye Read More...
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KSP Conducting Death Investigation of…

MAYFIELD, Ky. (8/31/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, KSP received a 911 call on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 at approximately 11:57 a.m., from the… Read More...
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Republic Senator Mulls Expanding Kynect…

KENTUCKY (8/31/15) — While the Republican nominee for governor says he would dismantle the state health-insurance exchange branded as Kynect, a GOP senator is… Read More...
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UK Completes Campus Wide Survey on…

LEXINGTON, Ky. (8/31/15) — University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto and Diane Follingstad, director of the UK Center for Research on Violence Against… Read More...
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Political Correctness No Excuse for…

KENTUCKY (8/31/15) — Political Correctness-the emphasis of sensitivity over truth, and the sometimes watering down of straight talk to preserve people's… Read More...
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Pet of the Day - Emmy

Meet Emmy, she's a 1 year old full blooded Weimaraner. Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Sunday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/31/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Sunday Aug. 30, 2015. Pick 3 Sunday Evening 2 - 5 - 4 Pick 4… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Saturday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/31/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Saturday Aug. 29, 2015. Powerball Saturday 18 - 21 - 25 - 28 - 29… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Friday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (8/31/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Friday Aug. 28, 2015. Mega Millions Friday 13 - 35 - 40 - 60 - 68… Read More...
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Education Chief Reflects on Service

KENTUCKY (8/30/15) — In his first years on the job, Kentucky Commissioner of Education Terry Holliday had to implement a series of reforms passed by the… Read More...
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Legislator's Log - Week of Aug. 30, 2015

KENTUCKY (8/30/15) — State lawmakers in 2016 will again consider allowing Kentuckians with disabilities to amass personal savings for qualified expenses under… Read More...
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Dave Says - Aug. 30, 2015

KENTUCKY (8/30/15) — This week Dave discusses the best medicine and money and behavior. Dear Dave, I’ve worked in a hospital as a nurse for 10 years. I make… Read More...

Webster County Obituaries

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Melton Hobgood, 92, of Sebree

SEBREE, Ky. (9/2/15) — Melton Hobgood, 92, of Sebree died on September 1, 2015 at Redbanks Colonial Terrace. He was born in Webster County on November 1, 1922 to the late Henry and Dott Hobgood. He was a retired farmer, previously worked for Stull’s Seed Corn & Ring Around,…
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Ministry Reaches People from Region to Honduras

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/2/15) — Tim Thomas speaks with Tod and Michele Hill about their latest mission trip to Honduras… Read More

Wesleyan-Shawnee Neighborhood Alliance to Host Yard Sale

OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/2/15) — The Wesleyan-Shawnee Neighborhood Alliance will host its annual yard sale on Saturday, Sept.… Read More

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