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Regional Propane Distribution Facility Opens in Madisonville

September 22, 2018
MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/22/18) — Fortner Gas unveiled its new propane distribution center at its Nebo Road facility recently. The company has been in the retail side of propane for many years and has operations in Madisonville, Princeton, Murray and Cadiz. The…

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Storm Lose to Logan County, Suffer Second Straight Loss

September 22, 2018 Steve LeMaster
RUSSELLVILLE, Ky. (9/22/18) — Hopkins County Central suffered its second straight loss on Friday night as host Logan County pulled away to win 68-13 in a Class 4A, District 1…
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CPC OPINION: Pregnancy Care Centers…

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KENTUCKY (9/22/18) — More often than not there are enterprises within our communities that we know nothing about. But when little-known organizations have an outsized impact on improving lives, it becomes obligatory for everyone to know. Such is the story of Kentucky's pregnancy care centers — faith-based organizations that help women in the middle of unplanned pregnancies. Of course, it's much…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/21/18) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: Betty A. Rice of Madisonville was charged Sept. 21 with theft by deception (less than $500). Zachary R. McKenney of Madisonville was charged Sept. 20 with second-degree burglary. Cornelius Shantis Mackey of Hanson was charged Sept. 20 with contempt of court. SurfKY News
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports —…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/21/18) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports today: Joshua Glanden of Madisonville was charged Sept. 20 with failure to appear (Daviess County), and served a local warrant on theft by unlawful taking/disposition (less than $10,000). Hope Hawkins of Princeton was charged Sept. 20 with probation violation-misdemeanor (Caldwell County). SurfKY News
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GLENN MOLLETTE: Surgery, Thorns and…

Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
KENTUCKY (9/21/18) — My doctor sent me for a CT scan after I went in to have a couple of lumps in my throat checked out. The lumps were never verified as being anything more than my spit glands. They just felt odd so I wanted them checked out. The scan revealed I had some nodules in my thyroid. My family doctor sent me to a local endocrinologist who eventually did a fine needle biopsy. The biopsy…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/20/18) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: Billie Scott Lamb of Madisonville was charged Sept. 19 with first-degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), second- and third-degree possession of a controlled substance, tampering with physical evidence and receiving stolen property (less than $500). Jason E. Henderson of…
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Social Security Matters: Can I Change…

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KENTUCKY (9/20/18) — In this week’s Social Security Matters, a reader asks about stopping benefits and restarting later. Dear Rusty: I will be 67 years old this September and have been receiving my Social Security benefits since September of last year (2017). I’ve found that I do not need the money now, and since I don’t need the money, I’m wondering if can I repay what I’ve already collected and…
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Legislators Discuss Health, Welfare,…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (9/20/18) — State Rep. Melinda Gibbons Prunty, R-Belton, speaks wish state Sen. Max Wise, R-campbellsville, before the beginning of the Interim Joint Committee on Health and Welfare and Family Services Wednesday in Frankfort. (LRC Photo) SurfKY News
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James Larmouth Council meets Sept. 27

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/20/18) — James Larmouth Family Resource Center Advisory Council meets at noon, Sept. 27. SurfKY News
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports —…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/20/18) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports today: Jon McCoy of Central City was charged Sept. 19 with no registration plates, DUI and possession of open alcohol beverage container in a vehicle. Donald Putnam of White Plains was charged Sept. 20 with contempt of court. SurfKY News
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Owensboro Winter Adult Indoor Soccer…

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/19/18) — Owensboro Parks & Recreation will host a Winter Adult Indoor Soccer League starting in January. The league will offer co-ed and men's recreational divisions. The fee for the league is $250 per team. Each team will play 10 season games and a single-elimination tournament. The registration deadline for the league is December 14. For more information on the winter adult…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/19/18) — Donald R. Cochrane of Madisonville was charged Sept. 19 with failure to comply with sex offender registration. Tara Lynne Strange of Madisonville was charged Sept. 18 with failure to appear, public intoxication (excludes alcohol) and second-degree disorderly conduct. Ronald Banks II of Madisonville was charged Sept. 19 with no registration plates, no insurance card…
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Baptist Health Paducah Radiation…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (9/19/18) — Baptist Health Paducah radiation oncology department, the first in Kentucky to be accredited 20 years ago, has been reaccredited for three years by the American College of Radiology. Accreditation, representing the highest level of quality and patient safety, is awarded only to facilities who meet ACR guidelines following an on-site evaluation by radiation oncologists and…
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Service Academy Fair at WKU Thursday

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (9/19/18) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul will hold his annual U.S. Service Academy Information Fair Thursday, Sept. 20 in the Western Kentucky University Knicely Conference Center. The event provides interested students and parents with an opportunity to learn more about the U.S. Military, U.S. Naval, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Coast Guard, and U.S. Merchant Marine Academies as well as the…
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports —…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (9/19/18) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports today: Matthew B. Nelson of Madisonville was charged Sept. 18 with first-degree wanton endangerment. Michael D. Ramos of Earlington was charged Sept. 18 with first-degree wanton endangerment. SurfKY News
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Princeton Police Reports - Sept. 19

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PRINCETON, Ky. (9/19/18) — The Princeton Police Department released the following reports today: Matthew E. Stevenson, 33 of Ruth Avenue was cited to court Sept. 10 charged with first-degree assault with minor injury. Angela McGregor, 45 of Jill Drive was charged Sept. 13 on two Caldwell County failure to appear warrants. Talena A. Smith, 37 of West Main Street was charged Sept. 13 on a McCracken…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (9/18/18) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: Colton D. Miller of Madisonville was charged Sept. 17 with first-degree possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine), possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Glendell D. Phelps of Madisonville was charged Sept. 17 with first-degree possession of a controlled substance (meth),…

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Deborah Joyce Shanks, 65, of Sacramento

September 22, 2018
SACRAMENTO, KY., — Deborah Joyce Shanks, 65, of Sacramento passed away Thursday, September 20, 2018 at 9:05pm at her residence. Deborah was born on October 22, 1952 in Muhlenberg County. She was a homemaker and a member of Brier Creek Cumberland Presbyterian…

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