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UK's Barnhart, Wildcat Visit Veterans in Hanson

June 20, 2018
HANSON, Ky. (6/20/18) — The Patrick Rudd Project hosted Mitch Barnhart and the University of Kentucky Wildcat mascot at the Joseph “Eddie” Ballard Western Kentucky Veterans Center. Barnhart, UK’s athletic director, and the “Wildcat” spent some time with local…

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Apollo High School Dance Team to Host Zumbathon Fundraiser

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/20/18) — The Apollo High School Eaglette Dance Team will host a Zumbathon Fundraiser from 9-11 a.m. at AHS on Saturday, Aug. 11. Admission for the fundraiser is…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/20/18) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: Raymond E. Caldwell of Madisonville was charged June 19 with fourth-degree assault-domestic violence. Isaac R. Chamberlain of Elkton was charged June 19 with violation of a Kentucky EPO/DVO. Kelly A. Stallins of Nortonville was charged June 19 with failure to pay court costs or fines. Gary S.…
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports — June…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/20/18) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following report today: Summer Tucker of Madisonville was charged June 19 with failure to pay court costs. SurfKY News
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Section of Brown Road Daytime Closure…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/20/18) — CSX Railroad has extended the closure of a section of Kentucky 254/Brown Road in Hopkins County today-Thursday, state highway officials reported. Kentucky 254/Brown Road will be closed during daylight hours at milepoint 1.1 to allow CSX to work on a railroad overpass. This closure is between Sunrise Drive and KY 892/Gill Field Road. The closure point is just over a…
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Hopkins County Democratic Women Meet…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/19/18) — The Hopkins County Democratic Women meet 6 p.m. Monday at Democratic Headquarters, 315 S. Main St. (the old Kentucky Bank building across from Multicare) in Madisonville. Registered Democratic Woman are urged to attend. Casual attire. For more information, call Pat Vincent at 270-399-1578. SurfKY News
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/19/18) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: Christopher M. Spivey of Madisonville was charged June 19 with public intoxication. Demetrius Deron Glover of Louisville was charged June 18 with failure to appear and served a Jefferson County warrant on failure to appear. Lance D. Johnson of Madisonville was charged June 18 with contempt of court…
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BILL ADCOCK'S BLOG: Atheists Targeted…

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KENTUCKY (6/19/18) — The atheists wanting freedom from religion are trying to lasso America’s military as well as the public schools. The U.S. Navy has stood up and rejected their demand to remove the Bible from a respected custom among the military ranks .. the Missing Man Table. This is a long-held tradition honoring the MIA, POW or KIA in America’s military service. This custom was on display…
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Dever Completes UT Training Course

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/18/18) — Riley Dever was one of more than 50 economic development professionals from Tennessee and 10 other states who graduated from the 12th annual Tennessee Basic Economic Development Course last month in Nashville. Dever is a marketing and social media specialist with Madisonville-Hopkins County Economic Development. The week-long course is one of 10 courses offered by…
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Madisonville Police Department Reports…

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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/18/18) — Madisonville Police Department released the following reports today: Jacob R. Phillips of Madisonville was charged June 16 with driving on a suspended or revoked license and rear license not illuminated. Holly Elizabeth Moore of Hanson was charged June 15 with no registration plates, driving on a suspended or revoked license and failure to maintain required…
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New Ag Certification Added to High…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (6/18/18) — Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles today announced a state partnership that will open a new career path for Kentucky high school students. The Kentucky Department of Education has added Agricultural Pesticide Applicator Certification to the list of qualified KDE industry certifications in a partnership with the Kentucky Department of Agriculture. The certification…
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2018 Summer Scrub Commonwealth Cleanup…

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (6/18/18) — Throughout the Commonwealth, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Adopt-a-Highway volunteers will participate in the scheduled 2018 Summer Scrub cleanup between now and Sunday, June 24. Volunteer groups are eligible to submit their Adopt-a-Highway projects for entry in Gov. Matt Bevin’s Beautify the Bluegrass contest, sponsored by Kentucky Living. Summer Scrub is an annual…
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MARKET COMMENTARY: U.S. Markets Mostly…

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KENTUCKY (6/18/18) — Deal or no deal? Last week opened with heightened trade tensions between the United States and its allies. It closed with the United States imposing new tariffs on $50 billion of Chinese goods. The Chinese declared it was the start of a trade war, reported Financial Times. U.S. markets largely ignored the potential impact of trade wars on multiple fronts. Barron’s reported…
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9 KSP Trooper Cadets Earn Degrees in…

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KENTUCKY (6/18/18) — One year ago, the Kentucky State Police announced a change to its hiring policy that would allow trooper cadet applicants, who did not have 60 hours of college credit, to earn those hours while attending the training academy. The legislative change is already paying dividends as nine cadets in the current academy class have earned an Associate’s Degree in General Occupational…
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Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports — June…

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HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/18/18) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office released the following reports today: Michael A. Weedman of Dawson Springs was charged June 15 with failure to appear in court. Katie Faulk of White Plains was charged June 16 with two counts of failure to appear. Shannon Fox of Madisonville was charged June 16 with failure to appear. SurfKY News
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Dawson Springs Police Department…

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DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (6/18/18) — Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports today: Leanndra Reed, 18 of Dawson Springs was charged June 9 with possession of drug paraphernalia and second-degree fleeing police on foot. Richelle V. Ray, 18 of Dawson Springs was charged June 9 with second-degree fleeing police on foot. Anthony B. Houston, 33 of Dawson Springs was charged June 11…
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Baptist Health Paducah July Events…

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PADUCAH, Ky. (6/18/18) — The following events have been scheduled at Baptist Health Paducah: Baptist Health Paducah Arthritis Support GroupNoon to 1 p.m., Monday, July 2, Baptist Carson-Myre Heart Center conference roomThe group provides support for people living with arthritis. Phone 270.575.2721 for more information. Baptist Health Paducah Stroke Support Group3 to 4:30 p.m., Monday, July 2,…
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DAVE SAYS: Don't Feel Obligated to Pay…

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KENTUCKY (6/17/18) — In this week’s Dave Says, Dave advises a woman about funeral expenses for her estranged father. Dear Dave, My father died recently. He walked out of my life 25 years ago when I was a teenager, and he never wanted anything to do with me after that. His brothers, who have already paid for some of his final expenses, asked if I wanted to pay to have his body cremated. They…

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Alice Faye Miller, 73 of Dawson Springs

June 20, 2018
DAWSON SPRINGS, KY., — Alice Faye Miller, 73 of Dawson Springs passed away on Sunday, June 17, 2018 at Baptist Health in Madisonville Kentucky. She was born in Owensboro Kentucky on October 18, 1944 to the late Louis and Gracy K. Pierce Payne. She was of the…

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