May 18, 2013 office of Gov. Steve Beshear
FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/18/13) – Governor Steve Beshear announced today that Marcheta Sparrow will retire May 31 from her post as Secretary of Tourism, Arts and Heritage. “Secretary Sparrow has done a…
May 18, 2013 Stu Recke (KSP)
May 18, 2013 Amber Mena, SurfKY News Reporter
May 17, 2013 Chris Pack
May 16, 2013 David Dowdy
May 16, 2013 Cammie Beasley (KSP)
May 16, 2013 Kim Brannock
May 15, 2013 David Bayens
May 15, 2013 office of Gov. Steve Beshear
May 15, 2013 J. L. Graham, SurfKY News
May 15, 2013 Cliff Feltham
May 14, 2013 Melony Bray
May 13, 2013 Kentucky State Police
May 11, 2013 office of Gov. Steve Beshear
May 11, 2013 Amber Mena, SurfKY News Reporter
May 09, 2013 office of Gov. Steve Beshear
May 09, 2013 David Dowdy
May 09, 2013 David Dowdy
May 08, 2013 David Dowdy
May 08, 2013 Allyson Bakehouse (KSP)
May 06, 2013 Kentucky State Police
Ronnie McBrayer May 19, 2013
KENTUCKY (5/19/13) - There is something rotten in the state of Denmark.” That is a centuries old phrase from William Shakespeare’s masterpiece, “Hamlet.” Going back to your high school English class, you might remember that strange things were indeed going on in Hamlet’s world. His father, the Danish king, had been murdered. His uncle was behind the conspiracy and had taken over the country.… Read More...
Rev. James L. Snyder May 19, 2013
KENTUCKY (5/19/13) - I have a terrible confession to get off my chest. It is a secret I have tried to hide from family and friends for years. Up to this point, I have been fairly successful in hiding this but I believe the time has come to clear the air. Having a secret is a terrible burden to bear especially around people who know you. You always run the risk that somebody is going to find out… Read More...
Dave Ramsey May 19, 2013
KENTUCKY (5/19/13) – This week Dave discusses She wants to work and Financing the college experience. Dear Dave,I’m a stay-at-home mom now, and my husband brings home $2,600 a month. We’re trying to get out of debt, but we need more money coming in. I want to go back to work, but emotionally part of me feels like I should stay home with our 2-year-old daughter. What do you think? - Kayla Dear… Read More...
Center for Disease Control May 18, 2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. (5/17/13) – A study of public pools done during last summer’s swim season found that feces are frequently introduced into pool water by swimmers. Through the study, released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), researchers found germs in samples of pool filter water collected from public pools. CDC collected samples of water from pool filters from public… Read More...
Historyorb.com May 17, 2013
KENTUCKY (5/17/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history. The first merry-go-round was presented at a fair 393 years ago today in Turkey. Britain declared war on France 257 years ago today. Lewis and Clark began exploring the Louisiana Purchase 209 years ago today. Rubber bands were patented 168 years ago today. The first Kentucky Derby was held 138 years ago… Read More...
SurfKY News May 17, 2013
KENTUCKY (5/17/13) – SurfKY News is honored to congratulate the following individuals for Birthdays, Anniversaries, achievements, and much more. Happy Anniversary to Tim and Thea Groves from Gloria Phillip Happy Birthday to Aaron and Amy Hourigan Happy Birthday to Scarlet Foster Alton Happy Birthday to JoHanna Elizabeth Davis Happy Birthday to Darren and Duane Harvey Happy Birthday to David… Read More...
National Weather Service May 17, 2013
FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/17/13) – Western Kentucky Residents are undecided for weekend plans due to a very unpredictable weather situation. Today, Friday, May 17, there is a 60 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon hours, and continuing into the late evening hours. Temperatures during the daytime hours will be around 77, dropping to 63 tonight. Saturday will see a slight drop in chance of… Read More...
Food and Drug Administration May 17, 2013
FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/17/13) – Rural King Distributing of Mattoon, IL is recalling 205 tons of Deer Corn, because it has the potential to be contaminated with aflatoxin. Aflatoxin is a naturally occurring mold by-product. Animals that have consumed any of the above recalled products may exhibit symptoms of illness including sluggishness, unthriftiness, or lethargy combined with a reluctance to eat,… Read More...
SurfKY News May 17, 2013
OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/17/13) – On Thursday, May 16, SurfKY Region 2 News Director J.L. Graham was honored to visit the students of Majesty Christian Academy in Owensboro, in a follow-up from a series of articles written by the students. Earlier this year, Mr. Graham visited Majesty via request from a teacher, Lynn Reid. Reid had informed him that the students from her class were very interested in… Read More...
Seth Stewart (Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife) May 17, 2013
WESTERN KY (5/17/13) – It flows through the heart of Kentucky for some 255 miles from the confluence of the North and South forks at Beattyville to the Ohio River at Carrollton. The Kentucky River is a scenic waterway with numerous quiet backwaters and tree-shaded tributary streams. For the enterprising angler who is willing to spend some time looking at maps and driving back roads, the search… Read More...
Amber Mena, SurfKY News Reporter May 16, 2013
WESTERN Ky. (5/16/13) – As summer approaches and more people are enjoying the outdoors, it is important to know what you are looking for, in case you come across a venomous snake. According to the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources, of the 32 species that live in Kentucky, only four are venomous. Ranging in sizes, some are slender and masters of camouflaging themselves, while… Read More...
office of Gov. Steve Beshear May 16, 2013
FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/16/13) – Governor Steve Beshear today ceremonially signed House Bill 207 that unites the state’s two Career and Technical Education (CTE) systems under the guidance of Kentucky’s Department of Education. The goal is to create a unified, more relevant and efficient system to educate and prepare students for the world of work in a real-life setting. “Our students need an education… Read More...
SurfKY News May 16, 2013
CALLOWAY COUNTY, KY (5/l16/13) – This week SurfKY News is featuring Maine Coon Kittens as our Pet of the Week. These kittens that have been fostered due to coming into the shelter at such a young age. They are 8 weeks old now (5-11-13). Appear to be Maine coon/short hair mixes. 2 males and 1 female. Pet Specifics: Pet ID: 13-0338 • House trained If you would be interested in giving these kittens… Read More...
United States Food and Drug Administration May 15, 2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. (5/15/13) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Xofigo (radium Ra 223 dichloride) to treat men with symptomatic late-stage (metastatic) castration-resistant prostate cancer that has spread to bones but not to other organs. It is intended for men whose cancer has spread after receiving medical or surgical therapy to lower testosterone. Prostate cancer forms in a… Read More...