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  • New Screening Added to Birthing Hospitals

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/16/14) – Kentucky’s birthing hospitals have implemented a crucial screening for newborns, adding pulse oximetry testing for Critical Congenital Heart Disease to the list of routine newborn screenings. For early detection of this lif...
  • Kentucky Shatters All-Time Export Record in 2013

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/16/14) – For the third straight year, Kentucky’s exports set a new all-time annual record. Governor Steve Beshear today announced the new mark of $25.3 billion in sales of Kentucky-made products and services in 2013.  The recor...
  • John Kendoll Johnson, 96, of Greenville, Ky

    GREENVILLE, Ky  - John Kendoll Johnson, 96, of Greenville, Ky passed away Friday, February 14, 2014, at Belle Mead Nursing Home. He was born in Crockett County, Tenn on October 28, 1917. He was the son of the late Chester and Maude Nelson Johnson. He...
  • Reverend Carl Dugger, 75, of Calhoun, Ky

    CALHOUN, Ky - Reverend Carl Dugger, 75, of Calhoun, Ky passed away Friday, February 14, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at the Owensboro Health Regional Hospital after a short illness. He was born on April 18, 1938 in Boone, North Carolina the son of Samuel Monroe Dugg...
  • These Snacks Pack an Energetic Punch

    KENTUCKY (2/15/14) — Many adults find themselves feeling drowsy in the hours after they eat lunch. Aheavy lunch, a staid office atmosphere or a combination of the two can make professionals feel sleepy as the workday winds down. Though some might o...
  • Outdoor Truths – Good For Best

    KENTUCKY (2/15/14) –The bass fishing tournaments are getting ready to start with a vengeance. Once they begin, each weekend will offer another opportunity to fish for money. All bass tournaments have pretty much the same rules; two fishermen; one boat...
  • Outdoors With Big Country – 'Take a Kid Fishing'

    MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (2/15/14) – The Muhlenberg County "Take a Kid Fishing" Committee had their First Monthly meeting last week at the Conservation District Office in Greenville. Several Committee members attended the very first of 2014 Monthly Meeti...
  • UK Track & Field's Dezerea Bryant Torches 60m Field

    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., and BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Dezerea Bryant entered Friday as the as the nation's premier sprinter, having posted the nation's fastest 60-meter time and the world's fastest 200m earlier this season. Her performance Friday only solidified he...
  • Kentucky Clinches Match Over Ohio State

    Wildcats earned their sixth-consecutive home win The No. 38 University of Kentucky women's tennis team clinched their sixth-consecutive home win when they faced off with Ohio State, Friday, Feb 14 at the Hilary J. Boone Varsity Tennis Center. They beat O...
  • KYTC Offers Scholarships for Civil Engineering, Engineering-Tech Students

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/15/14) — Continuing one of the Commonwealth’s most attractive postsecondary education opportunities, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will award up to 30 new scholarships for the 2014-2015 school year for students pursuing civil e...
  • KSP Adds Instagram To Social Media Lineup

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/15/14) – The Kentucky State Police have added Instagram to their current social media platform. The agency already hosts a large following on its Facebook (75,275 likes) and Twitter (11,700 followers) pages and hopes IG will complemen...
  • Happenings and Meetings

    HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (2/14/14) — The following meetings and events are scheduled for the following week: The Pennyrile Forest State Resort and Friends of the Pennyrile will be sponsoring Valentines Getaway from 3 p.m. to 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 14 thr...
  • Spring Forest Fire Hazard Season Begins Tomorrow

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (2/15/14) – It doesn’t make sense for wildfires to start easily when Kentucky has had such a run of cold, wet weather but how wet or cold the ground is has little to do with how vulnerable dead grass is to a spark. “Despite recent pr...
  • Easy Ways to Enjoy a Flu-Free Winter

    KENTUCKY (2/15/14) — Spending significant time in close proximity to others indoors can make people more susceptible to the flu. As a result, winter, when people typically spend more time indoors than outdoors, is often dominated by the sniffling a...
  • Car Thefts More Likely During Certain Times of the Year

    KENTUCKY (2/15/14) — Automotive break-ins and thefts are something no driver wants to experience. They can leave a person feeling violated, and the hassle of replacing the vehicle and the contents inside the car can bring additional stress. Statistics ...
  • Mary Lou Burden, 58, of Central City, Ky

    MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. - Mary Lou Burden, 58, of Central City, Ky passed away Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 3:35PM at Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Mrs. Burden was born April 27, 1955 in Greenville. She loved music, especially gospel music. She was prec...
  • Edward J. Fortney, 83, of Central City, Ky

    MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. - Edward J. Fortney, 83, of Central City, Ky passed away Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 10:45PM at Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Mr. Fortney was born December 18, 1930 in Muhlenberg County. He was a coal miner with Gilbralter Coal ...
  • Jackie Faye Glassco, 54 of Reed

    HENDERSON, Ky. - Jackie Faye Glassco, 54 of Reed passed away February 13, 2014 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. She was born July 13, 1959 in Evansville, IN to the late Wilfred R. and Irene (Quick) Adams. She was a member of New Beginnings Baptist Church ...
  • Randy Lee Bowland of Henderson, KY

    HENDERSON, Ky. - Randy Lee Bowland of Henderson, KY passed away Thursday, February 13, at the Five-Star Mines in Petersburg, IN. Randy was born June 24, 1962 in Paducah, KY. He was preceded in death by his grandparents: KR and Curdy Bowland and AC and Ev...
  • Mark 'Tony' Harris, 48, of Mortons Gap, Ky

    HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - Mark A. 'Tony' Harris, 48, of Mortons Gap, KY passed away at 6:15 a.m. on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at his home. He was born on September 20, 1965 in Manassa, VA to Judy Hancock and Leonard Harris. He was employed with Tyson Foods...
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