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Ohio County Real Estate Transfers Listed - April 24

April 24, 2018
OHIO COUNTY, Ky. (4/24/18) — The following property transfers were recently recorded in Ohio County. Heather Booth to Tony Vance and Sandra Vance, tract or parcel in Ohio County. BRYMAC LLC to WJC Holdings LLC, lot in Ohio County. Carol Cox, Donald R. Cox,…

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KWC Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018 Announced

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/24/18) — The Kentucky Wesleyan College athletic department announced its Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018 on Monday. The 2018 class is made up of Paul Bates…
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McConnel Introduces CAREER Act to…

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KENTUCKY (4/24/18 — U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) continues to build on his work to help combat the opioid and substance abuse epidemic in Kentucky and throughout the nation. Today, he announced the introduction of his bill, the Comprehensive Addiction Recovery through Effective Employment and Reentry Act, which helps address the devastating impact substance abuse is having…
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Baptist Health Would Care Raising…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (4/24/18) — Baptist Health Wound Care is helping raise awareness of how stress can affect wounds during Stress Awareness Month in April. Evidence suggests stress and other behavioral factors can affect wound healing. Stress is the body’s natural response to any outside stimulus that is mentally or physically agitating. The body secretes hormones such as cortisol and adrenaline during…
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SHMS Principal Selection Meeting…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/23/18) — There will be a principal selection meeting for the South Hopkins Middle School Site-Based Council 3 p.m. Thursday at Hopkins County Board of Education, 320 S. Seminary St., Madisonville. The meeting's purpose is the continuation of the principal selection process. The committee will review input survey results, edit criteria if needed, draft interview questions…
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Princeton Man Charged with Stabbing

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PRINCETON, Ky. (4/23/18) — A Princeton man has been charged with first-degree assault after Kentucky State Police said he stabbed another man during the wee hours of Sunday morning. KSP said Caldwell County Medical Center advised they were treating a stabbing victim with non-life threatening injuries at 12:21 a.m. Sunday. Trooper Joseph Bartolotti responded and started an investigation.…
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/23/18) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports today: Lisa Lee of Dawson Springs was charged April 15 with burglary. Michael Sharp of Madisonville was charged April 21 with theft by unlawful taking (less than $10,000). Jimmy McGregor of Earlington was charged April 21 with driving on a suspended or revoked license. Jacob Todd of Sebree was charged…
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Dawson Springs Police Department…

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DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (4/23/18) — Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports today: Joseph S. Eli, 49 of Dawson Springs was charged April 11 with theft by unlawful taking-less than $10,000 and third-degree criminal trespassing (Caldwell County). James R. Bivins, 21 of Hanson was charged April 15 with failure to pay court costs or fees. Chad M. Poole, 31 of Dawson Springs was…
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Legislator's Column by Melinda Gibbons…

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BELTON, Ky. (4/23/18) — I would like to continue to summarize highlights of the recent 2018 Session that concluded on Saturday, April 14. Much good work was done that will help citizens across the Commonwealth of all ages and in all walks of life, a few of which are listed below. Major adoption and foster care reforms were passed in HB 1. Some of the measures implemented include policies for…
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Police Bust Alleged Meth Trafficking;…

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MORGANFIELD, Ky. (4/22/18) — A Morganfield woman was charged with drug trafficking after police executed a search warrant at an Enterprise Drive residence Thursday night. Kentucky State Police, Union County Sheriff’s Deputies and Morganfield Police went to the residence at 8 p.m. with a search warrant. Troopers reported locating more than 2 grams of a substance suspected to be methamphetamine,…
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OUTDOOR TRUTHS: God Keeps Up with the…

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KENTUCKY (4/22/18) — There’s nothing like fishing this time of year. The mornings are cool, the evenings are warm and the fishing can be good most of the day. While most fishermen still prefer to arrive at daylight, some of the best fishing will actually be up in the morning as the sun comes up and warms the water. This really allows more opportunities to hitch up the boat and head to the lake or…
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DAVE SAYS: Reader Asks About Tiny House…

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KENTUCKY (4/22/18) — In this week’s column, Dave Ramsey advises a couple on honoring commitments during Baby Step 1. Dear Dave, My husband and I are just starting Baby Step 1 of your plan. Prior to this, we told my two nephews we would buy them laptop computers for college. They don’t get a lot of encouragement or support from their immediate family, so we try to help them when we can. Should we…
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LBL Children's Day on Farm Planned at…

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LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES, Ky. (4/21/18) — Children’s Day on the Farm is Saturday, May 5 at the Homeplace 1850s Working Farm in Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. The annual event runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is $5 for ages 13 and up, $4 ages 5-12, and free for ages 4 and under. This year’s theme is “Living Close to the Land.” Children can participate in a variety of hands-on…
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GLENN MOLLETTE: When Barbara Bush Said,…

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KENTUCKY (4/21/18) — I've always admired Barbara Bush. Like millions of others I was saddened to hear about her declining health and then recent death. Many television tributes and well deserved accolades have been verbalized in recent days. Her beautiful funeral service and all that was said from their Houston Episcopal Church was a tribute to one of America's finest ladies. I had the…
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McConnell: Growing Kentucky's Economy…

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KENTUCKY (4/21/18) — For far too long, the federal government has prevented most farmers from growing hemp. Although it was a foundational part of Kentucky’s heritage and today you can buy products made with hemp at stores across the country, most farmers have been barred from planting it in their fields. I have heard from many Kentucky farmers who agree it’s time to remove the federal hurdles in…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/20/18) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: Jerome I. Patterson of Madisonville was charged April 19 with contempt of court. Jason E. Henderson of Madisonville was charged April 19 with contempt of court. Kimberly R. Tucker of Madisonville was charged April 19 with third-degree terroristic threatening. Cherail N. Pettus of Lexington was…
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AT&T Cell Users Having Outtage Friday

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OHIO COUNTY, Ky. (4/20/18) — AT&T cell phone users in Ohio County may be having problems today. Ohio County Sheriff’s Office confirmed AT&T towers in Ohio County are down but service is expected to be restored by 4 p.m. today. SurfKY News
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/20/18) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports today: Brian Bourland of Madisonville was charged April 19 with public intoxication. Jimmy Elrod of Earlington was charged April 19 with driving on a suspended or revoked license, rear license not illuminated and no brake lights. SurfKY News

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Ta'Keisha La'Shay O'Hara, 30, of Hopkinsville

April 24, 2018
HOPKINSVILLE, KY., — Ta'Keisha La'Shay O'Hara, 30, was a native of Paducah, KY. Ta'Keisha was the daughter of Janice O'Hara and Robert Sims. Ta'Keisha O'Hara passed away on April 19, 2018 at Summitt Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Family Gathering Wednesday,…

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