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Alleged Reckless Driving Leads to Drug Charges

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HENDERSON, Ky. (6/29/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, on June 27, 2015, officers responded to the 2000 block of US Hwy 41 North, Henderson, Ky., in reference to a reckless driver. The report said, Byron Huff,…
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Earlingman Faces Multiple Charges after…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) ― After the Madisonville Police Department was alerted to be on the look out for a blue Kia SUV, police arrested an Earlington man Monday, June 30 that allegedly had been involved in an assault being investigated by the Hopkins County Sheriff's Office. According to an MPD report, Officer J. Ward saw a vehicle matching the description traveling north on North Main… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Tuesday, June 30. Tanner M. Southerland, of Earlington, was charged June 29 with theft of identity, second-degree fleeing or evading police, resisting arrest, public intoxication – controlled substance excludes alcohol, drug paraphernalia – buy/possess and on Hopkins County warrants for violation of a… Read More...
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KSR to Broadcast Drew Franklin Live at…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — On Wednesday July 1, Kentucky Sports Radio featuring Madisonville native son, Drew Franklin will be broadcasting live from Hudson Toyota Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. The radio show broadcasts live every day from 9 a.m. - 11 p.m. CST. KSP takes listener calls and discusses all things UK Sports plus many other topics. Everyone is invited to attend. Hudson Toyota Chrysler… Read More...
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Another ‘Welcomed’ Sign

Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — The new Roses sign adorns the front of the old Kmart building on Madison Square Drive Tuesday, June 30 in Madisonville. Many people are eagerly awaiting the opening of the store. A soft opening is expected to take place July 20 with the grand opening July 30. Rita Dukes SmithSurfKY News Director Read More...
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Oilers Drop Home Game to Fulton

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/30/15) — Homestanding Owensboro missed out on scoring opportunities and committed a pair of errors as Fulton won 7-3 in an Ohio Valley League game on Monday. Fulton improved to 15-9 with the win. Owensboro fell to 6-14 following the loss. The hottest team in the Ohio Valley League, Fulton posted its fourth straight victory. Owensboro, which owns the league's second longest… Read More...
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DCPS Hosts Camp Curiosity

Lora Wimsatt
DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Daviess County Public Schools district is hosting "Camp Curiosity," an exciting summer education opportunity for migrant students in grades K-nineth in our community. Migrant students are those who experience significant interruptions in schooling due to frequent moving caused by agricultural related job opportunities for their guardians. These students… Read More...
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Hoppers Fall to Miners 6-5

Steve LeMaster
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — In the Ohio Valley League, host Madisonville notched its third straight win on Monday, edging Hopkinsville 6-5. Visiting Hopkinsville suffered its fifth straight loss. With the win, Madisonville improved to 13-10. The Miners, who scored first and never trailed, held off a late Hopkinsville rally. Hopkinsville plated one run in the top half of the ninth inning but… Read More...
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Miners Slip past Hoppers, 6-5

Steve LeMaster
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — In the Ohio Valley League, host Madisonville notched its third straight win on Monday, edging Hopkinsville 6-5. Visiting Hopkinsville suffered its fifth straight loss. With the win, Madisonville improved to 13-10. The Miners, who scored first and never trailed, held off a late Hopkinsville rally. Hopkinsville plated one run in the top half of the ninth inning but… Read More...
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Public Information Regarding Use of…

Captain Jeff Baldwin
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — People may only use, ignite, fire or explode consumer fireworks in the city on the following days and times: July 1 through July 5 between the hours of 10 a.m. and 12 a.m. (no fireworks allowed to be used after midnight). Anyone under the age of 18 may possess, use, ignite, fire or explode any fireworks. If there is a ban on open burning, then fireworks are not to… Read More...
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KPSC Approves Settlement Reached in…

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — Stating that the unanimous settlement agreement reached by the parties to the LG&E and KU rates cases was "fair, just and reasonable," the Kentucky Public Service Commission today announced its approval to increase base rates for KU electric and LG&E natural gas customers. While the monthly basic service charge will remain unchanged, the per-kilowatt charge will be… Read More...
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Registration Begins for Lourdes…

Suzanne Farmer
PADUCAH, Ky. (6/30/15) — Registration is underway for Lourdes Foundation’s 16th Annual Charity Golf Open. The outing will be hosted at the Country Club of Paducah on Monday, Aug. 31, with two tee times offered at 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Golfers will have a chance to win $50,000 cash at the Ray Black & Son Hole-In-One Challenge. A trip for two to the 2015 Masters Practice Round will also be… Read More...
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Tuesday, June 30. Michael E. Beshear, of Madisonville, was charged June 29 on a Hopkins County bench warrant. Tanner M. Southerland, of Earlington, was charged June 29 with first-degree wanton endangerment and fourth-degree assault. Jeremy L. Tucker, address unknown, was charged June 29 on a Hopkins… Read More...
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Muhlenberg County Traffic Advisory

Keith Todd
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close Kentucky 277 in Muhlenberg County starting Wednesday, July 1, 2015. Kentucky 277 will be closed to allow slope stabilization work at mile point 2.8. The roadway will be closed at this site on Wednesday and Thursday. The roadway will then be reopened through the July 4th Holiday Weekend. Kentucky… Read More...
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Outdoor Movie Night Rescheduled Due to…

Leslie Curneal
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — Due to the forecast of rain for Wednesday, July 1, the 4thFest committee has announced that the Outdoor Movie Night at the Trover Wellness Park has been rescheduled for Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. Outdoor Movie Night is sponsored by Baptist Health – Madisonville. For more information, visit www.Madisonville4thFest.com or call (270) 824-2101. SurfKY NewsInformation provided… Read More...
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KRS Accounting Fraud Created Pension…

Dr. William F. Smith
KENTUCKY (6/30/15) — The Kentucky Retirement System created the current pension crisis by conferring benefits that exceed the parameters established by the KRS funding mechanism. KRS benefits are based on a series of numbers called benefit factors that determine the rate at which pension benefits accrue. The same benefit factors are also used to calculate the service cost and funding requirements… Read More...
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Job Corps Students Participate in Relay…

Karen Robinson
GREENVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — The staff and students of the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center were proud to participate in the Muhlenberg County Relay for Life event to benefit cancer research Friday, June 26. The Bulldog Angels fundraising club sponsored Friday Jean Days for monetary donations and the Center was also able to add in a corporate match donation. The American Cancer Society Relay for Life… Read More...
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PSC Approves Settlement in KU, LG&E…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Kentucky Public Service Commission has approved a settlement that reduces the base rate increases sought by Louisville Gas and Electric Co. and Kentucky Utilities Co. Under the terms of the unanimous settlement agreement, LG&E's electric customers will see virtually no change to base rates. Rates will increase for LG&E natural gas customers and KU customers, but the… Read More...
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Providence Police Reports Released

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PROVIDENCE, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Providence Police Department recently released the following reports. Charles Quartermous, 67, of Providence, was charged June 24 on a criminal summons for third-degree terroristic threatening and on a warrant for third-degree terroristic threatening. Amanda Robinson, 33, of Providence, was charged June 24 on a criminal summons for flagrant non-support. Robert… Read More...
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Hope2All Food Bank Opens in Drakesboro

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — Hope 2All, a community food bank, is now open in Drakesboro. Director of Food Bank Services Brad Payne said he is one of the many people that volunteer at the Drakesboro food bank. H2A has been operating the food bank since October 2014 and is seeing large numbers of people in need within the area. Christ Apostles Food Bank in Greenville closed due to loss of… Read More...
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GRADD to Get Part of $3.7 Million…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (6/30/15) — Governor Steve Beshear announced that Kentucky has received more than $3.7 million in AmeriCorps funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service for 12 programs. Programs receiving funding include Teach for America-Kentucky in Hazard, Operation Unite in Prestonsburg and Disaster Services Corps in Owensboro. Some of the grants are for programs in eastern… Read More...
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MCC Advising, Registration Day – July 9

Joyce Riggs
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Madisonville Community College Enrollment Center will host a special Advising and Registration Day from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m., on Thursday, July 9. Academic advisors will be available to assist readmit, transfer, and other students plan their class schedules for the fall 2015 semester. Only students who have attended MCC or another college will be eligible to… Read More...
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Henderson County Police Reports

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HENDERSON, Ky. (6/30/15) — The Henderson Police Department released the following report. On Monday, June 29 2015, Jonathan P. Laughlin, 32, was charged with being a fugitive from another state (Alabama). Laughlin was already being held on other charges at the Henderson County Detention Center and remains lodged on this additional charge. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Jennifer Richmond Read More...
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Henderson Man Faces Multiple Charges…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (6/30/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, on June 30, 2015, officers were dispatched to a burglary in progress in the 1100 Block of Washington Street. The report said the female victim stated that Santiago Sanchez, 35, of Henderson, threw a brick through her bedroom window causing it to shatter. Sanchez then began to climb through the window until the victim… Read More...
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Accident at Intersection Results in…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (6/30/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, on June 28, 2015, Henderson EMS, fire and police responded to the intersection of Airline Road and Hallway in reference to a vehicle accident with injuries. The report said Amy Blaize, 27, of Henderson was traveling west on Airline Road at the intersection of Hallway. Charles E. Goffinet, 30, of Evansville attempted to… Read More...

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Locals Help Improve Hopkins County Farmer's Market

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/16/15) — The Hopkins County Farmer's Market received some tender loving care with the help of from community volunteers. Gary… Read More...
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Maroon Football Team Uses Muscle to Build Home for ‘Habitat’

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/7/15) — Very soon, a new family will be living in a new home on Spring Street thanks to the efforts of Habitat for Humanity. Saturday,… Read More...
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SurfKY Spotlight: First Kentucky Bank

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MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (5/5/15) — First Kentucky serves the region with all your banking and investment needs. SurfKY spoke with the bank’s Pennyrile Region… Read More...
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SurfKY Spotlight: Blackwell’s Diner and Sports Bar

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. — Blackwell’s Diner and Sports Bar has been in business since May of 2007 with owners Eric and Leslie Blackwell, who have worked in the… Read More...
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SurfKY Spotlight: Lynelle S. Eaves Realty

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Ron Ingram, 49, of Morgantown

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (6/30/15) — Ron Ingram, 49 of Morgantown, Ky. passed away Sunday June 28, 2015 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green, Ky. Ron was born Feb. 28, 1966 in Chicago, Ill., to the…
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Is Physical Activity the Key to a Healthier Brain?

LEXINGTON, Ky. (6/28/15) — In his "Conduct of Life" address in 1873, British statesman Edward Stanley advised “Those who think they have not time for bodily… Read More

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KENTUCKY (6/28/15) — This week Dave discusses traps to avoid after graduation and stay away from interest-only mortgages. Dear Dave, I’m currently a senior in… Read More

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KENTUCKY (6/28/15) — Men have this uncanny ability to compartmentalize most of what we do. We can simply, mentally, separate one thing from another. We can… Read More

White Plains Freedom Fest Provides Free Family Fun

WHITE PLAINS, Ky. (06/28/15) – The 3rd Annual White Plains Freedom Fest took place on Saturday, June 27. Many local food and craft vendors took part in the… Read More

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/27/15) ― The following fines were handed down recently in Hopkins District Court: Elizabeth J. Crawford, third-degree forgery, 60 days,… Read More

Weather Doesn’t Deter Relay for Life Events

The annual Muhlenberg Relay for Life to benefit the American Cancer Society was held inside the Muhlenberg County High School West Campus from 6 p.m. until… Read More

Scherm Ditch Watershed Improvements Starting Monday

OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/27/15) — A contractor for the City of Owensboro will be closing Scherm Road from Mayfair Drive to Wesleyan Park Drive starting Monday, June… Read More

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KENTUCKY (6/27/15) — With summer here, the state health department is urging Kentuckians to adopt a regular walking schedule to connect with friends and… Read More

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/26715) ― First Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1540 Anton Road, Madisonville, will host its annual Homecoming Celebration at 11 a.m.… Read More

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