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July 06, 2015 Karen Robinson
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — On behalf of the Smith Family and the Swingin' for Sadie Scholarship Fund, Congratulations 2015 Graduates. On May 29, 2015 at the Muhlenberg County High School Awards Banquet, Hannah Smith awarded…
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Kentuckians Touched by Organ Donation…

Karen McKnight
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — “Everyone always said she was very small, but mighty. She was a very loving and caring person,” says Driver Joey Gase, of his mother, on FoxSports before finishing fifth at Talladega this May. Joey’s mother, Mary Gase, died suddenly from a brain aneurysm, only a few months after Joey’s 18 birthday. Knowing his mother’s passion and love for life, he made the valiant… Read More...
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KLC to Hold Free OSHA Training for West…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (7/6/15) — The Kentucky Labor Cabinet will hold free informational and training courses from July 13-16 on topics that can benefit all workers and employers in Kentucky. The training will be held at the Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park in Gilbertsville. Participants will be able to choose from a wide variety of topics, including an overview of the Kentucky Occupational Safety… Read More...
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Two Vehicle Head on Collision Sends Two…

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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — According to a McCracken County Sheriff's Department report, on July 3, 2015, at approximately 3:55 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the intersection of North Friendship Road and Seneca Lane for a two vehicle injury accident with one vehicle in the ditch of the south bound lane of North Friendship Road. Derrick Kearney of Paducah, with passenger Sarah Brokaw also… Read More...
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Driving on Suspended License, Alleged…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/6/15) — A Madisonville man was charged with several traffic violations as well as fleeing from police after a Madisonville Police officer attempted a traffic stop Sunday, July 5. According to an MPD report, while speaking to a citizen at 11:31 a.m. on Silkwood Drive, the officer saw a green 1996 Grand Marquis and recognized the driver, Trevin Brinkley. The officer had… Read More...
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City Launches New Website, Online…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/6/15) — The City of Madisonville announced today that it has launched a new city website and implemented a more secure, convenient utility payment system for customers in an effort to enhance online transparency and to create a more user-friendly site for its residents, businesses and visitors. The website, www.madisonvilleky.us was designed by Madisonville-based business,… Read More...
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Two Men Receive Multiple Injuries…

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HENDERSON, Ky. (7/6/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, on July 5, 2015 officers responded to 1425 Mattingly Dr. in reference to a subject who had been stabbed. The report said upon arrival officers found Marcus H Baily, 22, at the residence with multiple stab wounds. Baily advised he had been stabbed by a male subject at the corner of Wilson and Sutton Drive. Officers… Read More...
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Public's Assistance Needed in Local…

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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — According to a McCracken County Sheriff's Department report, on June 29, 2015, Charles Strait Jr., Old Calvert City Road in (Reidland) McCracken County, reported his home had been burglarized and over 20 firearms had been taken from a safe. There did not appear to be forced entry into the home. Strait stated the firearms were taken between June 4, 2015 and June… Read More...
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Swingin' for Sadie Scholarship…

Karen Robinson
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — On behalf of the Smith Family and the Swingin' for Sadie Scholarship Fund, Congratulations 2015 Graduates. On May 29, 2015 at the Muhlenberg County High School Awards Banquet, Hannah Smith awarded four scholarships to the following graduates: Ashley Butler, Mackenzie Johnson, Kolton Renfrow and Cole Greenwalt. The Smith Family would like to thank each player,… Read More...
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Man Accused of Choking Girlfriend,…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/6/15) — A Madisonville man was charged with assault, unlawful imprisonment and other charges after he was accused of choking his live-in girlfriend while threatening to kill her. According to a Madisonville Police report, officers responded to a Beagle Park Loop residence at 7:43 p.m. Thursday, July 2 in reference to a disturbance. Upon arrival, the officer reported no one… Read More...
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Paducah Man Remains Hospitalized after…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/6/15) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, a Paducah man remains hospitalized after a two-vehicle collision Friday night on the Beltline overpass. The report said witnesses told Officer Blake Quinn that a 2003 Nissan Murano, driven by Ma’ken Smith, 20, was heading south when it suddenly crossed the center line and hit head-on a 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier, driven by… Read More...
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PPD Charges Local Man with Alleged…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (7/6/15) — According to a Paducah Police Department report, a McCracken County man was jailed after he admitted stabbing his friend early Sunday morning. The report said Officer Christopher Fearon reported he was dispatched to a home in the 1000 block of River Oaks Boulevard in reference to a stabbing. Fearon said when he arrived, he found the resident, Danny Carden, 45, awaiting an… Read More...
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KSP Investigating Interstate Fatality

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LYON COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — According to a Kentucky State Police report, KSP are investigating the death of a pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle traveling westbound on Interstate 24 at the 34.5 mile marker around 1:30 a.m., this morning. The report said Julie Marie Reimann, 50, of McGregor, Minn., was traveling with family from Florida to Missouri when they stopped on the shoulder of the… Read More...
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OVL Awards Protested Game to…

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/6/15) — The Owensboro Oilers' 3-2 win against the visiting Hopkinsville Hoppers played on July 1 has been overturned by the OVL. The game has been awarded as a 9-0 win to Hopkinsville. The Hoppers protested the game after an illegal player substitution was made by the Oilers. A pitcher not submitted on the lineup card to the umpires, scorekeeper and the Hopkinsville coach was… Read More...
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Oilers' Win Overturned by OVL

Steve LeMaster
OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/6/15) — The Owensboro Oilers' 3-2 win against the visiting Hopkinsville Hoppers played on July 1 has been overturned by the OVL. The game has been awarded as a 9-0 win to Hopkinsville. The Hoppers protested the game after an illegal player substitution was made by the Oilers. A pitcher not submitted on the lineup card to the umpires, scorekeeper and the Hopkinsville coach was… Read More...
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Cane Run Station's New NGCC Generating…

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (7/6/15) — After more than two and one half years and over two million construction hours, Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company's new 640-megawatt natural gas combined-cycle generating unit - known as Cane Run Unit 7 or CR7 for short - is now commercially available, providing customers with another source of safe, reliable energy. Employees and… Read More...
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Madisonville Fire Department Reports…

Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/6/15) — The city’s fire chief is elated there were no fireworks-related incidents over July 4 holiday. Madisonville Fire Department Chief Greg Brasher credits the new city ordinance, police and MFD’s fire prevention safety measures designed to curb dangers associated with fireworks. “People did excellent abiding by city ordinance and everyone was safe,” Brasher said.… Read More...
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Bowling Green Takes down Muhlenberg…

Mike Groves, SurfKY News
OHIO COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — The Bowling Green East All Stars defeated the Muhlenberg County 10-year-old All Stars 14-4 during a game Sunday, July 5 at the Ray Chatmon Sports Complex in Ohio County. Mike GrovesSurfKY News Photographer Read More...
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Kentucky 70 West of Madisonville to…

Keith Todd
HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — As a reminder, P&L Railroad plans to close Kentucky 70/Beulah Road west of Madisonville in Hopkins County starting Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Kentucky 70 will be closed to allow a rail crossing to be upgraded at mile point 16.170. This is near the P&L Rail Yard for Madisonville. This crossing is along Kentucky 70 between Perkins Road and Poole Road. Motorists who… Read More...
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Madisonville Police Arrest Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/6/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Monday, July 6. Doyle L. Austin, Jr., of Evansville, Ind., was charged July 4 with theft by unlawful taking/shoplifting under $500 and on a Christian County warrant for failure to appear. Trevin L. Brinkley, of Madisonville, was charged July 5 with operating on a suspended or revoked operations license,… Read More...
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Muhlenberg 11 - 12-Year-Old All Stars…

Mike Groves, SurfKY News
OHIO COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — The Bowling Green East All Stars defeated the Muhlenberg 11 and 12-year-old All Stars during a semi-finale game Sunday, July 5 at Ray Chatmon Sports Complex in Ohio County. Mike GrovesSurfKY News Photographer Read More...
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MCHS Qualifies for Three National TEAMS…

Russ Buchanan
MARSHALL COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — Our Marshall County High School team was among those that qualified for all three national TEAMS competitions – Prepared Presentation, Problem Solving and Written. Teams that qualified for all three national TEAMS competitions are also automatically considered for the TEAMS Best in Nation title. This title is awarded to the middle school, nine/ten and eleven/twelve… Read More...
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Oilers Double up Dubois County, 6-3

Steve LeMaster
HUNTINGBURG, Ind. (7/6/15) — Owensboro doubled up Dubois County 6-3 in an Ohio Valley League game on Sunday. As a result of the setback, Dubois County had a six-game winning streak. With the win, Owensboro improved to 8-17. Dubois County dropped to 20-9 with the loss. A total of 11 pitchers worked during the Ohio Valley League matchup. On the mound for Owensboro, Jared Dwyer earned the win and… Read More...
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MCMS Football Team to Practice June 13

Jessica Browning
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (7/6/15) — The Muhlenberg County Middle School football team will begin practice at 4:30 p.m., Monday, June 13 at Mustang Stadium. Any interested seventh or eighth grader should report to the field house at 4:30 p.m. You must bring a copy of your up to date physical to participate. SurfKY NewsInformation provided by Jessica Browning Read More...
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Miners Derail Fulton, 14-1

Steve LeMaster
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/6/15) — Madisonville rolled past visiting Fulton 14-1 in an Ohio Valley League game on Sunday. The setback sent Fulton back into the loss column. With the win, Madisonville improved to 15-11. Fulton dropped to 16-12 with the loss. Madisonville pitcher Drew Mullinax earned the win. Mullinax allowed only one run in five innings. The two Ohio Valley League teams used nine… Read More...

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Woodall Energetically Takes on Role as MCC Advancement Director

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (06/11/15) – Madisonville Community College announced the promotion of Chris Woodall to Director of Advancement. Woodall began his career… Read More...
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SurfKY Spotlight: Blackwell’s Diner and Sports Bar

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Locals Help Improve Hopkins County Farmer's Market

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HENDERSON, Ky. (7/6/15) — Larry “Chiefy” Gene Henshaw, 66 of Henderson died Saturday July 4, 2015 at his home. He was born January 12, 1949 in Henshaw, Kentucky to Claude and Maebelle Henshaw. He…
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