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Miss Hopkins County Fair 2015 Chosen

July 29, 2015 Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/29/15) — The 60th Annual Miss Hopkins County Fair Pageant began with thunder and lightning as 12 beauties lit up the stage on Tuesday evening. The Ballard Center was full of anticipation and excitement as the…
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Lourdes Hospice, Palliative Care…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/30/15) — Lourdes Hospices and Palliative Care has been selected to participate in the Medicare Care Choices Model, announced today by Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell. The model provides Medicare beneficiaries who qualify for coverage under the Medicare Hospice Benefit and dually eligible beneficiaries who qualify for the Medicaid Hospice Benefit the option to… Read More...
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WCK2C Donation Received

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DIXON, Ky. (7/30/15) — The Webster County Industrial Development Authority presented the Webster County Kids to College program with a donation of $250,000 as part of its commitment to increasing educational opportunities for all students in Webster county. Members of the Development Authority and the Economic Development Corporation Board include Steve Whitsell (Chair), Jim Crouse, Mike Farris,… Read More...
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Parks Department Extends Noble Park…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/30/15) — The Paducah Parks Services Department is extending the Noble Park Pool season by one week. The pool will close to the public at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 9. The pool is closed to the public on Mondays. From Tuesday, Aug. 4 through Sunday, Aug. 9, the hours of operation for the pool will be reduced. It will be open from 1 until 5 p.m. on those days. The pool was scheduled to… Read More...
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Dugan Best Recreation Center Announces…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/30/15) — Dugan Best Recreation Center will be closed on Labor Day, Sept. 7, 2015. Regular "school is in session" hours of operation will resume on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. Located at 1003 Omega Street, the center's amenities include a gymnasium, a game room complete with pool tables, foosball, table tennis, and air hockey; a fitness room and computer stations. Games and… Read More...
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Edge Ice Center Open Labor Day

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/30/15) — The City of Owensboro's Edge Ice Center will be open from noon to 4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 7, for a special Labor Day public skating session. A holiday rate of only $3 per person will be offered, and includes admission and skate rental. There are no spectator fees for parents and/or guardians wishing to take advantage of the spacious off-ice area that includes free Wi-Fi… Read More...
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Golden Alert D Issued for Missing…

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WICKLIFFE, Ky. (7/30/15) — Officials in Ballard County have issued a Golden Alert D for Skyleigh Pool, who has been reported missing since 5 p.m. CST Wednesday July 29. Skyleigh has developmental delays and is nonverbal. Skyleigh is described as a white female, age 8, 4 feet 7 inches tall, 47 pounds, blue eyes, and brown hair. She was last seen wearing a black and white t-shirt with a flower… Read More...
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Neighbors Provide Helpful Information

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KENTUCKY (7/30/15) — As Kentucky Transportation Cabinet engineers have started evaluating the site of a fatal washout on Kentucky 276/Blackhawk Road in Caldwell County, area residents have responded with helpful information that will assist engineers with their evaluation of the site. Farmers near the location report rainfall amounts of 3.8 inches, and 4.2 inches of rain, much of it in the… Read More...
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Kentucky Lottery Results for Wednesday…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (7/30/15) — The following are the results of the Kentucky Lottery Drawing for Wednesday July 29, 2015. Powerball Wednesday 4 - 22 - 27 - 28 - 52 - 35 Power Play 3 Pick 3 Wednesday Midday 4 - 3 - 7 Wednesday Evening 9 - 2 - 5 Pick 4 Wednesday Midday 4 - 8 - 0 - 7 Wednesday Evening 8 - 9 - 3 - 4 Cash Ball Wednesday 13 - 16 - 17 - 24 - 2 Kicker 8 - 2 - 7 - 6 - 1 5 Cash Card Wednesday… Read More...
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Whitfield Welcomes Summer Intern from…

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WASHINGTON (7/30/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01) recently welcomed Alex Englen to serve in his office on Capitol Hill this summer. Englen, a resident of Fort Campbell, Ky., began in the office in late June as part of an internship experience aimed at providing a multifaceted look at the legislative process and a first-hand understanding of how Congress works. She will graduate in December of… Read More...
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Upcoming Events at Land Between the…

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KENTUCKY (7/30/15) — Land Between the Lakes offers a variety of fun programs for all ages and interests. Friday and Saturday, July 31 and Aug. 1 5:30 and 7 p.m. - Laser Light Shows - Golden Pond PlanetariumListen to your favorite retro, country, pop, or rock artists as laser lights dance across the 40-foot theater dome. Even if you have seen our laser shows before, you have never seen them like… Read More...
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Two Teens Face Multiple Charges…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/30/15) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, two McCracken County teens were taken into custody early today after they broke into a home on Tennessee Street, brandished a gun and demanded money and drugs. The report said, Shurrod L. Wilbon of the 1100 block of Tennessee Street called police at 5:37 a.m. today and said two white males had kicked open the front door of… Read More...
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DCSO Congratulates Retirees

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DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (7/30/15) — The Daviess County Sheriff's Office would like to announce that after more than 80 plus years of extraordinary leadership along with the combined service to the citizens of Daviess County, Ky., Captain Ottaway Kirby, Detective Sergeant Larry Wilbanks along with Deputy Frank Howard will officially retire Friday July 31, 2015. These three individuals have made many… Read More...
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Hanson City Council Discusses…

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
HANSON, Ky. (7/29/15) — Hanson City Council had its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, July 28 with Mayor Mickey Demoss calling the meeting to order. The minutes of June 30 and July 21 meetings were approved as was the treasurer’s report. Kim Ezell, Hopkins County GIS Office submitted a request for an approval of the resolution to provide a more modern and accurate legal description of a… Read More...
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24th Annual Miss Teen Hopkins County…

Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/29/15) — The 24th Annual Miss Teen Hopkins County Fair Pageant began as 13 teens performed a number to “Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend” on Wednesday evening in the Eddie Ballad Convention Center. The contestants, dressed in pink, dazzled the crowd with their moves as well as their smiles. They were judged in their choice of pink sportswear, interview and evening gown,… Read More...
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Traffic Stop Results in Multiple Charges

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HENDERSON, Ky. (7/29/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, HPD made a traffic stop at 12:10 p.m., on July 28, 2015. The report said Matthew Jarrett, 32, of Henderson was stopped for a traffic violation and was found to be operating on a suspended license. After being placed under arrest he then attempted to conceal a small amount of marijuana he had on his person. Jarrett was… Read More...
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Lt. Gov. Luallen Honors Exemplary…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (7/29/15) — Lieutenant Governor Crit Luallen honored 14 groups and individuals from across the Commonwealth for their volunteer and service contributions today at a ceremony in Frankfort. Lt. Gov. Luallen and Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services Secretary Audrey Tayse Haynes presented the Governor's Service Awards at the Governor's Mansion. The awards honored service… Read More...
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PPD Warns Public: Beware of Facebook…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/29/15) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, Paducah police are warning the public of a scam reported today by a Facebook user. The report said, the man reporting the scam said he received a message from a friend on Facebook, telling him about money available to him through the “Federal Govt and Private Grants Poverty Eradication Foundation.” The man contacted the… Read More...
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Local Teen Cited on Charges for Alleged…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/29/15) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, a teenager was charged after an investigation into an online classified ad website led to a motel room on Paducah’s south side. A detective with the Paducah Police Department’s Drug and Vice Enforcement unit was investigating the website, and contacted Ashley Lamb, 19, through text messages and telephone calls. Lamb told… Read More...
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MPD to Attempt to 'Cram' to Fill Hummer…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/29/15) — The Madisonville Police Department will be conducting its “Cram the Car” event again Saturday, Aug. 1. Officers will be at Walmart from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. trying to fill MPD's HUMMER to its maximum capacity with school supplies for students. “It is such a rewarding feeling to pour into the youth of our community,” said Lt. William Poe. “We invite everyone to come… Read More...
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Madisonville Topped Fulton 9-7 in OVL…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/29/15) — The Dubois County Bombers and Madisonville Miners posted wins in the Ohio Valley League Playoffs on Sunday. Dubois County outlasted Hopkinsville 6-5 and Madisonville topped Fulton 9-7. The outcome of Sunday's games set up a Dubois County-Madisonville championship series. More on each Ohio Valley League game from Tuesday follows. Dubois County 6, Hopkinsville 5:… Read More...
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Bombers Edge Hoppers, Miners Hold off…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/29/15) — The Dubois County Bombers and Madisonville Miners posted wins in the Ohio Valley League Playoffs on Sunday. Dubois County outlasted Hopkinsville 6-5 and Madisonville topped Fulton 9-7. The outcome of Sunday's games set up a Dubois County-Madisonville championship series. More on each Ohio Valley League game from Tuesday follows. Dubois County 6, Hopkinsville 5:… Read More...
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Dubois County-Madisonville Game…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/29/15) — Tuesday night's Ohio Valley League championship playoff round one, game one between the Dubois County Bombers and Madisonville Miners was postponed due to rain and field conditions. The game has been rescheduled for Wednesday, July 29, in Madisonville. The best-of-three series' games two and three have been moved to Thursday and Friday and will be played in Dubois… Read More...
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Muhlenberg County Head Start Preschool…

Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (7/29/15) — The Muhlenberg County Head Start Preschool program is now accepting applications for children between the ages of 3-4 years old. The program also accepts 5-year-old children if they turn 5 after Oct. 1. The Head Start program is having a countywide registration day from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Aug. 3 at their main office at 303 W. Whitmer St. in Central City. Their contact… Read More...

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Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 29, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More...
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Berry Employees Accept Kickin' Kafe 'Battle of the Burgers' Challenge

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/24/15) – What’s for breakfast this sunny Friday morning? For a group of Berry Plastics third-shift employees, it was a healthy 5-pound… Read More...
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Nation's Oldest Travel Team Tournament Still Running Strong

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (7/20/15) — SurfKY News was at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville over the weekend for the Kentucky Hoopfest directed by Hopkins County… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Warn Homeowners of Potential Scams

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/17/15) - Madisonville Police Department's Lt. Billy Poe shares a few tips about protecting the public from scams. This is a public service… Read More...
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Muhlenberg Most Wanted - Top 10

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MUHLENBERG, Ky. (7/17/15) — Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Deputy Alex Piper needs help in locating 10 fugitives. Anyone with information regarding the location… Read More...
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College Bound Muhlenberg Student Shares Essay with Chamber

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (7/9/15) – Greater Muhlenberg Chamber of Commerce recognized Andrew Vincent during the July 9 noon luncheon meeting. Andrew was a recipient of… Read More...
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Splendor of Adsmore Shared with Historical Society

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/16/15) — Hopkins County Historical Society met for their monthly meeting on Thursday, July 9th. This month the group was honored to have… Read More...
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Community Joins Together to Pray for Nation

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SurfKY News was in downtown Greenville, Kentucky today to witness prayer and art on the courthouse square. Read More...

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William H. 'IKE' Bartlett, 82, of Madisonville

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/30/15) — William H. "IKE" Bartlett, 82, of Madisonville died Wednesday July 29, 2015 at his home in Madisonville. Mr. Bartlett was born December 22, 1932 in Madisonville, KY the…
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ODC All Stars Fall to Muhlenberg

GREENVILLE, Ky. (7/27/15) — The Muhlenberg All Stars defeated the ODC All Stars 17-0 Saturday, July 25 at the Greater Muhlenberg Parks and Recreation Complex… Read More

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GREENVILLE, Ky. (7/27/15) — The Muhlenberg All Stars defeated the ODC All Stars 17-0 Saturday, July 25 at the Greater Muhlenberg Parks and Recreation Complex… Read More

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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (7/27/15) – According to a McCracken County Sheriff's Department report, on July 24, 2015 at approximately 10:10 p.m., the MCSD responded… Read More

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/27/15) — The City of Madisonville and the Hopkins County Fiscal Court are pleased to announce an agreement has been made to offer… Read More

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/27/15) — An 11 member team from Broadway United Methodist Church, led by Rebecca O’Brien, returned to Belize for the third time with… Read More

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WASHINGTON (7/27/15) — U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01) announced Monday a federal grant to the Kentucky Community and Technical College in Madisonville. The… Read More

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released – July 27, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/27/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Monday, July 27. Charles R. Gentry, of Madisonville, was… Read More

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/27/15) — Baptist Health recently named Catherine Sivills as Regional Marketing and Public Relations Manager for its West Region, which includes… Read More

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/27/15) — Madisonville Fire Department extinguished an electrical fire that sparked in a resident’s attic. Firefighters responded to 338… Read More

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