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Women ‘Get the Message’ at River Ministry Banquet

May 04, 2015 Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
NORTONVILLE, KY. (05/04/15) – Women of the River Ministry hosted its annual Mother/Daughter and Friends Banquet with a picnic theme on Saturday, May 2. The pre-Mother’s Day event was a celebration of “sisterhood” as more than 100…
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Alleged Littering Leads to Drug Arrest

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/4/15) — A Madisonville man was charged with drug possession after a Madisonville Police officer stopped him for littering. According to an MPD report, Officer Justin Jones observed a man throwing down a piece of white paper while he was crossing Young Drive at 8:45 a.m. Sunday, May 3. As he approached the man, Jones saw the man place a small package in his mouth, the report… Read More...
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Eagles Defeat Marshall County via Mercy…

Steve LeMaster
DRAFFENVILLE, Ky. (5/4/15) — Visiting Apollo clubbed 17 hits to beat Marshall County 13-3 in five innings via the Kentucky High School Athletic Association's 10-Run Mercy Rule in a high school baseball game Saturday. Apollo posted its 20th win. The win allowed Apollo to improve to 20-7. With the loss, Marshall County dropped to 16-8. Several players stepped up offensively for the Eagles. Nate… Read More...
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Marshall County Falls to Eagles via…

Steve LeMaster
DRAFFENVILLE, Ky. (5/4/15) — Visiting Apollo clubbed 17 hits to beat Marshall County 13-3 in five innings via the Kentucky High School Athletic Association's 10-Run Mercy Rule in a high school baseball game Saturday. Apollo posted its 20th win. The win allowed Apollo to improve to 20-7. With the loss, Marshall County dropped to 16-8. Several players stepped up offensively for the Eagles. Nate… Read More...
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BMS Selects Student of the Month

Kristy Meyer
BENTON, Ky. (5/4/15) — Each month the principal of Benton Middle School selects a student for the Academically Above and Beyond award. This student not only exhibits high academic achievement but also is involved in several extra-curricular activities. The selected student models the schools mission of Extreme Character, Achievement and Pride. This month's winner was Evan Smith. SurfKY… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Monday, May 4. Phillip W. Teague, of Madisonville, was charged May 4 on Hopkins County warrants for non-payment of fines. Ryan E. Hust, of Madisonville, was charged May 3 on a Hopkins County warrant for failure to appear. Sara Orange, of Madisonville, was charged May 3 with second-degree disorderly… Read More...
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Monday, May 4. David W. Harvey, of White Plains, was charged May 2 with first-degree possession of a controlled substance/meth and drug paraphernalia – buy/possess. Jamie N. McGowan, of Madisonville, was charged May 2 with alcohol intoxication in a public place – first offense. Jeffrey Travis Belt,… Read More...
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KMA Announces 'Cell Phones for…

David Holt
HENDERSON, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Kentucky Motorcycle Association, District 14 proudly supports Cell Phones for Soldiers. We will be conducting our annual Cell Phone collection drive from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Saturday, May 16 on Armed Forces Day. Collection boxes are currently in many local businesses in the four counties covered by District 14 (Henderson, Union, Webster and Crittenden) and the KMA will… Read More...
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KMA Announces 'Cell Phones for…

David Holt
WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Kentucky Motorcycle Association, District 14 proudly supports Cell Phones for Soldiers. We will be conducting our annual Cell Phone collection drive from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Saturday, May 16 on Armed Forces Day. Collection boxes are currently in many local businesses in the four counties covered by District 14 (Henderson, Union, Webster and Crittenden) and the KMA… Read More...
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Mayors, County Judge Executive to…

Christian County Chamber of Commerce
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (5/4/15) — The U.S. Congress has proclaimed May as National Military Appreciation Month. During this special month, citizens and leaders are asked to make special effort to show appreciation to the men and women who have served or are serving in the United States Armed Services. At 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 6, 2015, the Honorable Carter Hendricks, Mayor of Hopkinsville; the… Read More...
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R&S Equipment Diversifies Business,…

Andrea Batchelor
CROFTON, Ky. (5/4/15) — Once a modest father-son operation selling heavy equipment to the local farmers in Christian County, R&S Equipment now boasts five partners, a full-service auto shop and a new fleet of U-Haul trucks and trailers. R&S Equipment is pleased to be one of the newest members of the U-Haul dealer network. It offers towing equipment, support rental items and much more at its 580… Read More...
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Dawson Springs Police Reports for…

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DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports Monday, May 4. Robert D. Alshire, 44,of Dawson Springs, was charged April 24 with alcohol intoxication in a public place – first and second offenses, possession of an open alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle, vehicle a nuisance/noisy/etc., and failure to notify address change to DOT. Billy J.… Read More...
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Madisonville Public Works Plans to…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/4/15) — The City of Madisonville Public Works Department has announced that crews will be repairing potholes on city-maintained roadways beginning May 6 through 8. To report a pothole, please call (270) 824-2160 or visit www.GoMadisonville.com and use the search word “pothole.” If you have questions about this information, please feel free to call Public Works at (270)… Read More...
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Outstanding Students at MCC Recognized

Joyce Riggs
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/4/15) — Madisonville Community College recognized its outstanding students during the college's annual Honors Night program on April 23. Receiving awards were: Outstanding Advanced Integrated Technology Student – Tyler Locke (Greenville) Outstanding Welding Student – Jeremiah Teeters (Kuttawa) Outstanding Mining Technology Student – John Adams (Morganfield) Outstanding… Read More...
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Easy and Budget-Friendly Ways to Add…

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KENTUCKY (5/4/15) — Curb appeal can help a home get noticed in a bustling real estate market. Curb appeal also can contribute to the aesthetics of a neighborhood for residents who plan to stay put, and many homeowners feel an attractive exterior is just as important as a comfortable interior. Homeowners do not have to spend a fortune to improve the curb appeal of their homes. With these… Read More...
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Revitalize Kids' Toys in No Time

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KENTUCKY (5/4/15) — Children can be rough on their toys, and many a toy has found its way into the garbage pile long before parents could have imagined it would when they purchased the item. But there are various, easy ways to rehabilitate toys so they can go on to have more utility and not end up in the garbage prematurely. The following suggestions can help restore some of the luster that made… Read More...
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How Bulk Cooking Can Make Meals Easier

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KENTUCKY (5/4/15) — Healthy family meals can get lost in the shuffle of busy schedules. Convenience may win out when parents are short on time, and it's hard not to be enticed by the ease of fast food or the lure of frozen foods. While these options are certainly fine on occasion, there is a more nutritious solution for time-crunched families. Planning is a big part of enjoying a homecooked meal,… Read More...
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Eighth-Inning Homer Powers No. 6 Vandy…

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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 Kentucky in the rubber match, on a perfect Sunday afternoon in front of 3,043 at Cliff Hagan Stadium. Kentucky (26-20, 11-12 Southeastern Conference) and Vanderbilt batted in a tie game entering the eighth inning, before Kendall connected on… Read More...
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Eagles Edge Daviess County, 4-3

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/4/15) — Behind the pitching and baserunning of Cole Lyons, Apollo managed to edge visiting Daviess County 4-3 in a Ninth District baseball game Friday. The productive Lyons, working out of a starting role on the mound, pitched a complete game. Also thriving on the basepaths, Lyons scored the game-winning run on a passed ball in the bottom of the sixth inning to push Apollo to… Read More...
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Aces Turn Back Red Devils on Zuberer's…

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/4/15) — Prevailing after regulation, host Owensboro Catholic edged Owensboro 3-2 in eight innings in a Ninth District baseball game Friday. Owensboro Catholic won on a Ray Zuberer bases-loaded RBI in the bottom half of the eighth inning. Leading Owensboro Catholic at the plate, Zuberer went 4-for-5. As a team, Owensboro Catholic scored three runs on a dozen hits. The Aces outhit… Read More...
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E-Gals Drop One-Run Game to Evansville…

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/4/15) — Visiting Evansville Reitz scored an unearned run in the top half of the fourth inning and that proved to be the difference in the game as the Indiana squad edged Apollo 1-0 in a high school softball matchup on Friday. The loss forced Apollo to drop to 16-9. Evansville Reitz pitcher Emily Weiss earned the win. Weiss, a senior who has committed to play for Indiana… Read More...
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KSP Traffic Safety Checkpoints

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HICKORY, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints throughout the Post 1 district, to check motorists for compliance with motor vehicle laws including driving under the influence statutes. KSP utilizes traffic safety checkpoints to promote safety for motorists using the public roadways and to provide a deterrent for those who violate laws contained in… Read More...
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Motorcycle Accident with Injury on…

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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (5/4/15) — According to a McCracken County Sheriff's Department report, at 11:47 a.m., MCSD was dispatched to the 3700 block of Husbands Road/Kentucky 1954 near Clark Line Road for a single motorcycle accident. The report said, James H. Collins, 68 of Fulton, Ky., was traveling north on Husbands Road operating a red 1999 Harley-Davidson when he failed to negotiate coming out… Read More...
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CCCC Announces Mason's Resignation

Christian County Chamber of Commerce
CHRISTINA COUNTY, Ky. (5/4/15) — The Christian County Chamber of Commerce announces that President/CEO Marian Mason has submitted her resignation effective May 1, 2015. Mason cited personal reasons. Mason stated, "I have greatly enjoyed my time here at the Christian County Chamber of Commerce, especially working with the staff and volunteer leadership. This Chamber and community are filled with… Read More...
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Checkpoint Stop Results in Multiple…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (5/4/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, on May 1, 2015 at 9 p.m., KSP conducted a traffic safety checkpoint on Highway 121 south in the community of New Concord. The report said, during the checkpoint, at 9:51 p.m., Michael Queen, 46, was arrested for driving under the influence. During a search of Queen’s vehicle, various items of paraphernalia and drugs were… Read More...

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Baptist Health Hosts Annual ‘Bike Safety Day’

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/2/15) — Young and young at heart were in the sun today at Baptist Health in Madisonville. SurfKY News was there to capture some moments… Read More...
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Frymire’s Life Accomplishments, Dedication to MCC to be Recognized During Graduation Ceremonies

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/2/15) — A man that is an icon of community service through his military experience, and for the state legislature and county elected… Read More...
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Above and Beyond: Leighann Stroud

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (05/02/15) – SurfKY News spoke with Detective Leighann Stroud of the Madisonville Police Department about her history and service to… Read More...
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More Than 40 Employers Gather for Job Fair

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
Students and job seekers filled the Madisonville Community College halls Thursday for the annual Hopkins County Job Expo. Tammy Holloway reports: Read More...
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Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - April 30, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More...
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Above and Beyond: Wade Simons

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (04/25/15) – SurfKY News spoke with Lt. Wade Simons of the Madisonville Fire Department about his history and service to Hopkins County.… Read More...
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SurfKY Spotlight: Sunshine Garden Center

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Chris and Misty Vincent spoke with SurfKY about the re-opening of Sunshine Garden Center in Greenville, Ky. Read More...
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Above and Beyond: Corey Miller

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (04/21/15) – SurfKY News spoke with Corey Miller, a police officer for the city of Madisonville about his contribution to our community’s… Read More...

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Agreta Joyce Stone, 83, of Henderson

HENDERSON, Ky. – Agreta Joyce Stone, 83, of Henderson died Friday May 1, 2015 at 11:45 a.m. at Methodist Hospital in Henderson. She was born in Henderson County to Marion Edward and Emmer Frances…
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