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Rehabber Explains Her Mission; Efforts Filmed by Nat Geo

March 27, 2015 Ron Sanders
MADISONVILLE, Ky (3/27/15) — The thought of going out it the middle of the night to rescue baby skunks may not be appealing to many. In fact, rescuing skunks in any situation would not be on many…

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KSCA Ranks Top 10 Teams in All 16 Regions

LONDON, Ky. (3/27/15) — The Kentucky Softball Coaches Association has ranked the Top 10 teams in each of the state's 16 regions. Top-ranked teams from across… Read More...
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Kentucky (37-0), West Virginia (25-10) Box Scores from Thursday's Game

LEXINGTON, Ky. (3/27/15) — The following are box scores from Kentucky's 78-39 win over West Virginia. UK advances to the Midwest Regional finals: Box Score… Read More...
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Martin Shines in Relief in Midweek Win over Morehead

LEXINGTON, Ky. (3/26/15) — Storm Wilson smashed his first home run of the year and Taylor Martin fired 2.2 shutout innings in relief for his first career… Read More...
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McDaniel Named SEC Freshman of the Week

LEXINGTON, Ky. (3/26/15) — Kentucky golfer Tyler 'Chip' McDaniel was tabbed the Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week the league office announced… Read More...

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Recognize, Honor, Thank; Gov. Beshear…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/27/15) — Gov. Steve Beshear has signed a proclamation naming Monday, March 30, 2015, to be Vietnam Veterans' Day in Kentucky. "During the… Read More...
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Senate Week in Review - March 27, 2015

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/27/15) — State senators worked early into Wednesday morning, the final day of the session, to ensure the passage of the hallmark piece of… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Thursday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/27/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Thursday March 26, 2015. Pick 3 Thursday Midday 6 - 0 - 3 Thursday… Read More...
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Whitfield Works to Secure Quality…

WASHINGTON (3/27/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01) voted March 26, 2015, in support of H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015,… Read More...
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Senate Adopts Sen. Ridley's Resolution…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/27/15) — The Kentucky State Senate Tuesday adopted Senator Dorsey Ridley's resolution (Senate Resolution 224) urging the federal government… Read More...
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Amendment to Fight War on Coal Passes…

WASHINGTON (3/27/15) — The United States Senate approved (57-43) a bipartisan amendment by U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell that would prohibit the… Read More...
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Inappropriate Teacher-Student…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/27/15) — One of the key components of public education is the fact there should be a high level of public trust. The faculty and staff of our… Read More...
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Justice David A. Barber Formally Sworn…

FRANKFORT, Ky., (3/27/15) — Justice David A. Barber was formally sworn in as a justice of the Supreme Court of Kentucky March 23, 2015, by Chief Justice of… Read More...
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MCC Hosting Open House for Plus 50…

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (3/26/15) — Madisonville Community College will host an Open House for adult students as a part of the American Association of Community… Read More...
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Jobless Rates down in 119 Kentucky…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/26/15) — Unemployment rates fell in 119 Kentucky counties between February 2014 and February 2015, while Russell County stayed the same,… Read More...
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Theodore Roosevelt Public Speaking…

KENTUCKY (3/26/15) — The Kentucky Rough Riders, a club dedicated to the legacy of Theodore Roosevelt, is pleased to announce the Kentucky Rough Riders Public… Read More...
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Kentucky, West Virginia Governors Offer…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/26/15) — Governor Steve Beshear and West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin are wagering on their home teams in tonight's Sweet 16 NCAA… Read More...
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Fashion Tips after a Mastectomy

US (3/26/15) — Making the choice to have a mastectomy is rarely easy. But many find it is the best way to remove the risk for breast cancer and go on with… Read More...
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What's behind Dental Cavities?

US (3/26/15) — Cavities are a problem for adults and children alike. Some people seem more susceptible to cavities than others, and the pH of the mouth and… Read More...
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Agricultural Career Opportunities Abound

US (3/26/15) — A career in agriculture can prove richly rewarding. While it's common to envision overalls and tractors when imagining careers in agriculture,… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Wednesday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/26/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Wednesday March 25, 2015. Powerball Wednesday 7 - 19 - 23 - 50 -… Read More...
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Gov. Beshear, Federal Official Release…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/25/15) — Governor Steve Beshear, joined by USDA's Food and Nutrition Service Administrator Audrey Rowe, today outlined the details of a $19.9… Read More...
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Thune and McConnell Reintroduce Bill to…

WASHINGTON (3/25/15) — U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), member of the tax-writing Senate Finance Committee, today reintroduced legislation to permanently repeal… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Tuesday…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/25/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Tuesday March 24, 2015. Mega Millions 2 - 23 - 32 - 45 - 55 - 12… Read More...
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General Assembly Overwhelmingly Passes…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/25/15) — After months of discussions and building on its prior work in reducing illegal drug use, the General Assembly voted overwhelmingly… Read More...
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Attorney General Conway Announces…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/25/15) — Attorney General Jack Conway announced March 23, that he will enter into a friendly wager with West Virginia Attorney General… Read More...
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McLean County Man Charged with 389…

CALHOUN, Ky. (3/25/15) — A McLean County man has been charged with 389 counts of possession of child pornography. According to a Kentucky State Police report,… Read More...
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Whitfield Meets with Pennyrile Area…

WASHINGTON (3/25/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, met in his Washington office March 24, 2015,… Read More...
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Study: American Children's Diets Will…

KENTUCKY (3/25/15) — A study shows that American children are eating themselves toward early heart disease. The study, published in the journal Circulation:… Read More...

Webster County Obituaries

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George Alvey Owen, 77, of Clay, Ky.

CLAY, Ky. – George Alvey Owen, 77, of Clay, Ky. passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Baptist Health in Madisonville, Ky. He was in the United States Army. Survivors include two nieces, Rosemary Prow of Clay, Ky. and Loretta Beach of Wheatcroft, Ky.; and several…

In Other News...

Gavin Roberts Honored as KFB Insurance 2014 Kentucky Agency Manager of the Year

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (3/26/15) — Gavin Roberts, Daviess County Agency Manager for Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance, has been… Read More

One-Man Show Features 90-Year Young Actor, Hal Holbrook April 15

HENDERSON, Ky. (3/26/15) — How many people do you know who can say they have an acclaimed one-man show that has… Read More

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One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

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Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

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Madisonville Man's Living Room Leap Lands Him in…

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Multi-Agency Investigation Nets Large-Scale Meth…

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Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

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March 27, 2015 2719

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

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‘Chasing Rainbow’ Heart Walk Raises Funds for AHA

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Two Injured after Jumping from Second Floor to…

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Baptist Health Honors Staff with Years of Service…

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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 26,…

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Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

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MPD Searching for Man Accused of Nearly Running…

by Madisonville Police Department
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

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Teams 'Dodge for the Cure' during Relay for Life…

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Kentucky, West Virginia Governors Offer Friendly…

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