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  1. Three facing charges after drug investigation in Hopkins Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    The sheriff's office and the Madisonville Police Department say they have both received several complaints of illegal drug activity occurring on Southland Drive in Madisonville. According to the sheriff's office, vice-narcotics units of both agencies began a joint operation to deter criminal drug activity in the area.

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  2. KSP Post 16 - April 12-18 is National Public Safety Telecommunicators WeekRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Kentucky State Police

    ... 191 telecommunicators at its 16 posts throughout the state. In 2014, they handled 551,500 calls. Post 2 in Madisonville has nine telecommunicators on staff who handle calls from a seven-county area: Caldwell, Christian, Crittenden, Hopkins, ...

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  3. Former KY State Representative receives fine, probated sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Columbia Magazine

    Click on headline for complete story Leland Hulbert, Deputy Communications Director Office of Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway Attorney General Jack Conway today announced the plea of guilty and sentencing of former Kentucky State Representative Forrest "Ben" Waide, of Madisonville, KY, for violations of Kentucky campaign finance laws. This morning, in Franklin Circuit Court, Waide pleaded guilty to Attempting to Accept Illegal Campaign Contributions and Attempted Unlawful Campaign Expenditures.

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  4. Former GOP State Lawmaker Pleads Guilty, Avoids Jail TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... The company's shareholders filed a complaint in 2010 that prompted the investigation. Waide represented Madisonville in the state House of Representatives from 2010 to 2014. He did not run for re-election. Instead, he ran for Hopkins County ...

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  5. Police say woman used her baby's identity during Madisonville traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    During the stop, the officers suspected that Brewer was under the influence. We're told she also gave the officers someone else's name and provided a social security number belonging to her baby, who was in the backseat.

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  6. Hopkins Co. pair arrested on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Two people are arrested in connection with a joint investigation by the Madisonville Police Department and the Hopkins County Sheriff's Office.

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  7. Mine safety officials demonstrate new equipment to help in rescuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Post-gazette.com

    ... operations. Mr. Main said he hopes by the end of the year the system also will be in Beckley, W.Va.; Denver; Madisonville, Ky.; and Price, Utah. Alpha Natural Resources affiliates have partnered with the federal mine administration to test the ...

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  8. Hopkins Co. first responders get new supplies thanks to Everyday Heroes mini grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... received money for these new supplies through the Everyday Heroes mini grants. One of these agencies, the Madisonville Fire Department, recently purchased rehab equipment for the fire department. The equipment purchase was made possible due to ...

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  9. Vacant Madisonville lot rezoned, againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The Madisonville City Council approved a change in zoning for a lot off Anton Road and people who live nearby are curious about what businesses could go there. This is the fourth time this empty space has been re-zoned, and time and time again, there have been no buyers for the lot.

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  10. New gallery opens at Glem Mahr Center for the Arts in MadisonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    All of the paintings in the gallery have been done by Hopkins County artist and retired art teacher Carl Berges. This will be his second art gallery to be featured at the Glema Mahr Center.

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  11. Man Thrown Out of Bed when Driver Crashes Into HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | WEHT

    A Madisonville man was thrown out of his bed and across the room after and alleged drunk driver crashed into his home. A man was thrown out of his bed and across his room after an alleged drunk driver crashed into his home.

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  12. Moving parts: Navy football's defense will be a work in progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Powell played on special teams in 2014 and was credited with four tackles. The 6-foot-3, 215-pound product of Madisonville North Hopkins High (Providence, Kentucky) has the size and athleticsm the staff is looking for at Striker. "Josiah is real ...

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  13. 2 semi collision blocking Breathitt Pennyrile ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... as well as traffic from I-69 and the Western Kentucky Parkway trying to head north on the Pennyrile toward Madisonville and Henderson. The preliminary investigation revealed that Sheravgan Muninov, 25, Brooklyn, New York, was driving a Freightliner ...

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  14. NB traffic on Pennyrile Pkwy blocked due to semi accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    All northbound traffic on the Pennyrile, as well as traffic from I-69 and northbound Western Kentucky Parkway towards Madisonville and Henderson, is affected. A detour is set up at the U.S. 62/Nortonville Exit to U.S. 41 NB to return to the Parkway at the KY-813/Mortons Gap Exit or the Earlington/KY-2171 Interchange.

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  15. Semi Collision Blocks Pennyrile ParkwayRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | Kentucky State Police

    ... tractor-trailer northbound on the Pennyrile Parkway. He was hauling consumable goods. Norris Brooks, 40, Madisonville, KY, was operating a 2006 Mack tractor-trailer hauling construction equipment. Mr. Brooks had exited the WKP westbound and was ...

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  16. Construction project to impact Western Kentucky for monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... route." This is one of several projects to upgrade the Pennyrile to interstate standards from Henderson to Madisonville. The upgrade is necessary to allow Interstate 69 to be extended northward along the parkway later this year. This project is ...

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  17. Construction project to impact Western Kentucky for monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... route." This is one of several projects to upgrade the Pennyrile to interstate standards from Henderson to Madisonville. The upgrade is necessary to allow Interstate 69 to be extended northward along the parkway later this year. This project is ...

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  18. Edith "Buddie" Nell LaMondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Marshall County Tribune-Courier

    Edith "Buddie" Nell LaMond, 81, of Madisonville, KY, passed away March 27, 2015 at her residence. Mrs. LaMond was born on April 28, 1933 in Dalton, KY, to the late Charles Ralph Hale and Ida Belle Mullens Hale.

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  19. Anti-bullying organization host parents event Thursday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    An international, freedom from bullying organization known as "The Protectors" is in Hopkins County this week, visiting students and addressing bullying in schools. Thursday night, it will be mom and dad's turn, as the organization will be holding a parent and community event at Madisonville North Hopkins High School from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The Protectors have been in the anti-bullying movement for a decade to combat bullying not just in schools but in all aspects of life.

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  20. Police: Suspect Nearly Ran Over Officers, Fled on FootRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WEHT

    Madisonville police are searching for a suspect on-the-run. Police say an attempted traffic stop led to the hunt, when a man allegedly tried to run over police officers.

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