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PPD Allegedly Finds Multiple Drugs in Woman's Vehicle

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PADUCAH, Ky. (4/17/15) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, a Salem, Ky., woman was arrested Thursday afternoon after she fled from police, and officers found various drugs in her vehicle. The report said officers… Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:33:53 GMT FeedCreator 1.8.0-dev (
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An Open Letter from an Addict

Olivia Kirks
KENTUCKY (4/17/15) — The purpose of the following open letter written by Olivia Kirks, is to provide insight about the disease of addiction. In it, she shares her own experience with opiate addiction. Having battled drug abuse since 2006, Olivia proudly attests to being clean and sober since July 17, 2014. To those who suffer with us and because of us: First of all, you need to know that my… Read More...
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Kentucky Hospital Association and March…

Baptist Health Madisonville
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — In 2012, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services launched the Partnership for Patients’ Hospital Engagement Network. Through that program, and through a partnership between the Anthem Foundation and the Kentucky Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, Inc. (KIPSQ), a nonprofit subsidiary of the Kentucky Hospital Association (KHA), many Kentucky birthing… Read More...
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Paducah Police Seek Unidentified Man

Robin Newberry
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (4/17/15) — Paducah police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who may have information about a stolen vehicle, and in locating the vehicle itself. Officer AJ Parrish was called at 6:06 p.m. Thursday to Shelby’s Wheel and Tire on Kentucky Avenue. Chey Barber was next door at Michael’s Pizza, viewing surveillance video. Barber told Parrish that he had arrived… Read More...
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Senior Volunteers File Job Corps…

Karen Robinson
GREENVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Retired Senior Volunteers of Muhlenberg County visited the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center in late March to file 22 student tax returns. This is the ninth consecutive year the RSVP volunteers have come to the center to file tax returns free of charge for the students. The RSVP tax filing program has been in existence for the past 20 years in Muhlenberg County. Many of… Read More...
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PPD Hosting 'Drug Take-Back' Saturday…

Paducah Police Department
PADUCAH, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Paducah Police Department will hold a “drug take-back” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday April 18, 2015 at the main entrance to Kentucky Oaks Mall. The event allows residents from throughout western Kentucky and southern Illinois to rid their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. The police department cannot accept liquids or… Read More...
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HCHS Teacher Receives Award for…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (4/17/15) — On Monday, April 13, 2015, Laura Freeman, member of the Henderson Breakfast Lions Club and co-advisor for the HCHS Leo Club, was presented with the Finis E. Davis Fellowship Award for Humanitarian Work at the monthly Leo Club meeting. This award, presented by Past District Governor Eldon Pontius and current District Governor Penny Hardwick, is one of the highest awards… Read More...
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HPD to Target Speeders in Downtown Area

Hopkinsville Police Department
HOPKINVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — Recently the Hopkinsville Police Department conducted a five day long speed study on Main Street between West 9th Street and West 14th Street by using a stationary radar. During this five day speed study, 4,378 vehicles were observed and the results showed 3,326 of the 4,378 vehicles were traveling above the posted speed limit of 25 mph. Beginning Monday April 20,… Read More...
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Webster County Traffic Advisory

Keith Todd
WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (4/17/15) — A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans a traffic shift along a work zone on the Breathitt-Pennyrile Parkway in Webster County on Saturday, April 18. 2015. This traffic shift for both northbound and southbound traffic is along a 2-mile long work zone that runs from mile point 59.289 near the Deer Creek Bridge extending northward to mile point… Read More...
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Police Officers Building Up Community…

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — Men and women in blue not only strive to protect and serve the community on the clock, but also are putting the hammer to the nail by serving others off-duty. Members of the Madisonville Police Department Squad D are pitching in to build two Habitat for Humanity homes on Spring Street. The squad also plans to help construct a third home for the organization in June.… Read More...
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UniFirst Celebrates with Ribbon Cutting…

Wes Rucks
HENDERSON, Ky. (4/17/15) — Staff from UniFirst Corporation's Evansville location were joined by Kyndle Ambassadors and Kyndle employees on April 13 at the Kyndle offices in Downtown Henderson to celebrate a ribbon cutting. Read More...
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Lady Blazers Capture Second Region All…

Steve LeMaster
MARION, Ky. (4/17/15) — The University Heights Academy softball team won its first Second Region All "A" Classic title Thursday, blanking Lyon County 10-0 in five innings in the championship game at Crittenden County High School. University Heights, under the tutelage of head coach Keith O'Daniel, notched two wins in one evening on its way to claiming the regional small-school title. Earlier on… Read More...
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Hopkinsville to Host Summer 3v3 Soccer…

Steve LeMaster
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — Hopkinsville Christian County Family YMCA will host a summer 3v3 soccer league at Debow Park starting on June 9 and running each Tuesday and Thursday night through July 16. The registration fee for the summer soccer league is $45 for YMCA members and $55 for non-members. Each player who registers for the league will receive a shirt. The league is open to players ages… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Reports Released

Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) ― The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Friday, April 17. William N. Whitsell, Madisonville, was charged April 17 with alcohol intoxication in a public place – first and second offenses. Barbara E. Thorp, Madisonville, was charged April 16 on a Hopkins County warrant for non-payment of fines. Misty G. Caudill, Madisonville, was charged April… Read More...

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports…

SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Friday, April 17. Jeremy Henderson, of Dawson Springs, was charged April 16 on a Hopkins County warrant for non-payment of fines. Wilford Allen Hibbs, of Dawson Springs, was charged April 16 for menacing and fourth-degree assault. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office Read More...
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Blazers Take Second Region All 'A' Title

Steve LeMaster
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — The University Heights Academy baseball team is back on top among Second Region small-school squads. University Heights claimed the 2015 Second Region All "A" Classic title on Thursday evening. The Blazers, who won their sixth straight game, defeated Lyon County 5-3 in the Second Region All "A" Classic title game. University Heights improved to 9-5 with the win.… Read More...
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Colonels Hold off Warren Central for…

Steve LeMaster
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Christian County baseball team claimed its second straight win Thursday evening, defeating visiting Warren Central 5-3. With the win, Christian County improved to 12-4. Warren Central slipped to 4-11 with the loss. Christian County pitcher Lane Diuguid earned the win. Diuguid, a freshman left-hander, registered 11 strikeouts and gave up only four hits and no… Read More...
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Lady Colonels Drop One- Run Game to…

Steve LeMaster
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — Christian County, ranked No. 18 in the latest Kentucky Softball Coaches Association Top 25 Poll, dropped a close game to visiting Calloway County in its latest outing. Calloway County edged the Lady Colonels 3-2 in a mid-season high school softball game on Thursday. The win allowed Calloway County to improve to 4-3. Christian County dropped to 8-5-1 with the loss.… Read More...
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Free Seedling Plantings Available While…

Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Kentucky Division of Forestry hands out tree seedlings Friday, April 17 at Baptist Health Wellness Park. Baptist Health purchased 1,000 seedlings for employees. Other seedlings are available to the public for free until all are handed out. (SurfKY News Photo/Amber Averitt) Read More...
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Children's Advocacy Benefit Rally on…

Michael Hathaway
OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/17/15) — The Owensboro Police Department is pleased to announce the third annual Children’s Advocacy Center of Green River District benefit rally, which is scheduled for Saturday, April 18, 2015. The Owensboro Police Department works closely with the Children’s Advocacy Center and knows the value of such a terrific organization. Spearheaded by Chapter One of the Blue Knights… Read More...
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Brown Pitches Baseball to Series Opener…

UK Athletics
LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/17/15) — Zack Brown fired 7.1 shutout innings and Logan Salow retired the final five hitters of the game to post a 5-0 win for Kentucky over Tennessee to open the series, on a perfect Thursday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium. A native of Seymour, Ind., Brown (3-4) fired a gem in leading the Wildcats to the opener of the series. Brown tossed 7.1 innings, allowing only five hits,… Read More...
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Lady Colonels Shut Out Hancock County

Steve LeMaster
HENDERSON, Ky. (4/17/15) — Host Henderson County limited Hancock County to three hits and pulled away to win 3-0 in a high school softball game Thursday evening. Henderson County pitcher Maci Brown worked the three-hitter and earned the win. Hancock County hurler Rae Lynn Wigginton took the loss. With the win, Henderson County improved to 7-3. Hancock County dropped to 12-4 as a result of the… Read More...
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Lady Panthers Fall to South Spencer

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/17/15) — Daviess County couldn't match visiting South Spencer when the two teams met for a mid-season high school softball game Thursday evening. Visiting South Spencer plated one run in each of the first six innings, pulling away to win 9-6. Daviess County dropped to 11-5 as a result of the loss. In the circle, South Spencer pitcher Kaylea Horn posted the win. Horn overcame… Read More...
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WHE Academic Team Wins District…

DeAnna Brown
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/17/15) — The West Hopkins Elementary Academic Team competed in the District 13 Elementary Governor’s Cup Competition and was named the District Champion. The team won by 20.5 points, a very strong and convincing victory. The District 13 Governor’s Cup Competition was held at Southside Elementary on Saturday, Feb. 28. Teams represented at the competition were Earlington… Read More...
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Gregory, Embry among KHSAA Regional…

LEXINGTON, Ky. (4/17/15) — Thirty-two regional winners have been selected as part of the 2015 Forcht Bank/KHSAA CLASS Awards Recognition Program. The 32 regional winners will each receive a $350 scholarship, an award from Forcht Bank and the KHSAA, and an invitation to the Awards Banquet on Sunday, April 26. One male and one female from the pool of regional honorees will be selected as the… Read More...

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'Always…Patsy Cline' comes to Martin Hall Stage

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This inspirational show is told through the letters of star-struck fan Louise Seger, portrayed by Sara Minihan, a regular on the Variety Stage. This popular… Read More...
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MPD Offers Advice On Prom, Underage Drinking

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Lt. Billy Poe of the Madisonville Police Department warns parents and youth about the dangers of underage drinking during the upcoming prom season. Read More...
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Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - April 15, 2015

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Crime Stoppers of Hopkins County Top Most Wanted has issued a new list. Read More...

Probation and Parole Violators - April 15, 2015

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
Probation and Parole has issued a new list of their top most wanted. Read More...
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Locals Gather to Remember ‘Jackson Stage Stop’

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
The Historical Society of Hopkins County held its monthly meeting Thursday, April 9. Read More...
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UPDATE: Winners Announced in Mine Safety Competition

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Nine mining organizations from around the state and Indiana competed in the Mine Safety Skills Competition held today at the Kentucky Coal Academy-Mine… Read More...

Glema Center April Schedule Features Jo Dee Messina

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (3/31/15) — Glema Mahr Center for the Arts Director Brad Downall highlights the upcoming schedule for April during a video interview with… Read More...

VIDEO: Shoe Charity Expands to 'Sweet Sixteen' Counties in Kentucky

Gary Gates, SurfKY News
What started as a solution to a need of one county’s children, soon spread into a cause that now assists 16 Kentucky counties by providing shoes for students.… Read More...



Willie Ray Mallory, 83, of Greenville

GREENVILLE, Ky. — Willie Ray Mallory, 83, of Greenville, Ky. passed away Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 6:28 p.m. in the Muhlenberg Community Hospital, Greenville, Ky. after a short illness. He was…
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Over $4.1 million in Road Projects Awarded in Muhlenberg, Hopkins Counties Since Early March

FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/15/15) — A total of $4,193,628 has been awarded since March for state and/or federal road projects in Muhlenberg and Hopkins counties, State… Read More

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/15/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Wednesday, April 15. Timothy L. Devere, of Hanson, was… Read More

Over $650,000 Approved for Tri-County Area by State Oversight Committee

FRANKFORT, Ky. (4/15/15) — A total of $658,798 in state, federal, agency and coal severance funds were approved by a state legislative oversight committee… Read More

Area Golfers Challenged to Play 100 Holes in a Day for Charity

HENDERSON, Ky. (4/15/15) — The third annual Hendo 100 golf marathon will offer the region's golfers a rare challenge when it's held April 27 at Henderson… Read More

Kentucky Transportation Chief to Provide Kyndle Annual Celebration Keynote

HENDERSON, Ky. (4/15/15) — Mike Hancock, Secretary of the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, will be the featured speaker at the Kyndle Annual Celebration… Read More

Nominations Accepted Now for Kyndle Annual Event Awards

HENDERSON, Ky. (4/15/15) — Kyndle is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Henderson County Distinguished Citizen of the Year Award and the 2015 Henderson… Read More

PPD Searching for Burglary Suspect of Local School

PADUCAH, Ky. (4/15/15) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, PPD are seeking the public’s help in solving a burglary at a local high school. The… Read More

Fountain Avenue Park Vision Shared at Commission Meeting

PADUCAH, Ky. (4/15/15) — The following are the highlights of the Paducah City Commission meeting from Tuesday, April 14, 2015. Read More

Baptist Health Paducah - May 2015 Events

PADUCAH, Ky. (4/15/15) — The following events are scheduled for May at Baptist Health Paducah: Baptist Health Paducah Stroke Support Group3 to 4:30 p.m.,… Read More

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