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Sunday earthquake felt across west Ky. region

Sunday earthquake felt across west Ky. region

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Things went bump in the night Sunday when a magnitude 3.5 earthquake occurred near La Center in Ballard County.

Bangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fans

Bangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fans

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BANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City…

Bangkok temple now a venerated site for Leicester City fans

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BANGKOK (AP) — Tucked in the Chinatown area of Bangkok is a Buddhist temple that has turned overnight into a venerated site for Leicester City…

South Korean 2018 Olympic chief quits over company trouble

South Korean 2018 Olympic chief quits over company trouble

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The business tycoon who led South Korea's organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics quit on Tuesday amid esc…

No outfoxing Leicester: owners aim to keep winners together

No outfoxing Leicester: owners aim to keep winners together

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BANGKOK (AP) — The Thai owners of Premier League champion Leicester City aim to keep the victorious squad together despite expectations that m…

Warriors determined to set defensive tone again in Game 2

Warriors determined to set defensive tone again in Game 2

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Andrew Bogut has taken to publicly calling himself unflattering names.

LEADING OFF: Verlander puts a ring on it; Machado moves over

LEADING OFF: Verlander puts a ring on it; Machado moves over

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  • ID of woman found near Manson murders site stirs mystery

    ID of woman found near Manson murders site stirs mystery

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The identification of a 19-year-old Canadian woman found savagely stabbed to death in Los Angeles in 1969 has brought some closure to her last living immediate relative but also resurrected decades-old speculation that her murder is connected to the Manson family killings.

  • Rebecca Thomason Edwards

    Rebecca Thomason Edwards

    Rebecca Thomason Edwards, 59, of Madisonville passed away Sunday, April 24, 2016, at her home.

  • Timothy E. Dunbar

    Timothy E. Dunbar, 39, of Dawson Springs died Tuesday, April 26, 2016, near Dawson Springs.

  • Lucas Ray Jones

    Lucas Ray Jones, infant, died Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at Methodist Hospital in Henderson.

  • Man faces 20-40 years on rape, sodomy charges

    Man faces 20-40 years on rape, sodomy charges

    An area man is facing a possible sentence of 20-40 years in prison in connection with two felony-level sexual assault charges.

  • Doris Virginia Herring

    Doris Virginia Herring, 93, of White Plains died Saturday, April 30, 2016, at home.

  • Helen Mary Bean Adams

    Helen Mary Bean Adams, 66, of Nortonville passed away Saturday, April 23, 2016, at Brighton Cornerstone Healthcare. She was born in St. Charles on Sept. 12, 1949, to the late William Eastel and Geneva Pearl Bloodworth Bean. She was of the General Baptist faith and had worked as a caregiver in a nursing home. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by eight brothers and sisters.

  • James Ray 'Whitey' Edwards,

    James Ray 'Whitey' Edwards,

    James Ray "Whitey" Edwards, 81, of Dawson Springs passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana. Mr. Edwards was born Aug. 13, 1934, in Dawson Springs to the late Luther and Elmer N. Russell Edwards. He worked for 42 years at United States Steel Corp. as a welder. Mr. Edwards served his country in the United States Army as a military policeman and was a member of the American Legion. He was a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Hobart, Indiana.

  • Geneva Modell Barton

    Geneva Modell Barton

    Geneva Modell Barton, 90, of Madisonville passed away, Thursday, April 28, 2016, at NHC Healthcare in Madisonville. She was born Feb. 13, 1926, in Hopkins County to the late Talburn Emmon Martin and Ova Lee Maddox Martin. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Trent Barton; one sister, Joyce Wilson; and two brothers, Raymond Martin and Glendon Martin. Modell was a member at Richland Baptist Church. She retired after 27 years with BellSouth and was a member of Order of the Eastern Star and was a Daughter of the Nile. She also served one year as magistrate to finish Trent Barton's term.

  • Sarah S. Tucker

    Sarah S. Tucker

    TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. -- Sarah S. Tucker, 100, of Traverse City passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at Traverse Manor. Sarah was born April 10, 1916, in White City, Kentucky, to the late John Stephen and Olga Jane (Price) Shadrick. She married Earl Tucker on Nov. 5, 1938. He preceded her in death March 5, 2000. She also was preceded in death by two sisters and a brother, Cassie Barton, Mary Mason and James Shadrick.

Upcoming events

  • Wednesday, May 4, 2016
  • Senior Bingo

    PENNYRILE FOREST STATE PARK SENIOR CITIZENS WEDNESDAY BINGO Enjoy good food, good friends and a great bingo program with prizes from the gift shop and free lunch certificates. This program is every Wednesday of the year, except the Wednesday before Thanksgiving and the Wednesday closest to Christmas, unless otherwise announced. The dining room serves a lunch buffet on these Wednesdays starting at 11:00 am. The bingo is free and starts at 12:30 pm. Large groups should contact the dining room for advanced seating for lunch. Call 1-800-325-1711 for more information.

  • Friday, May 6, 2016
  • Madisonville Noon Kiwanis

    Madisonville Noon Kiwanis will meet at noon on Fridays at First United Methodist Church.

  • Friday Night Dances

    Hopkins County Senior Citizens Center, 200 N. Main, Madisonville, will host a dance from 6:30-9:30 p.m. on the first Fridays of the month. Cost is $5 per person and attendees are invited to bring party foods. For more information, call the center at 821-9173.

  • Singspiration (1st Friday Open Mic Singing Event) Friday

    Open mic night! Doors open at 6PM. The first 10 who sign up will sing that evening, and each month a different artist is featured. Don't miss this night of great Gospel Music, comedy and fun. Admission is free; a free-will offering will be received. Food is provided after the service!

  • Sunday, May 8, 2016
  • Feeding the Hungry "Free Breakfast"

    Free Breakfast each week. Calvary Temple Community is "Feeding the Hungry" every week on Sunday mornings. Breakfast is free and will be served between 9:00-9:30am. Everyone is welcome.

  • Monday, May 9, 2016
  • Western Kentucky Blue Star Mothers

    Western Kentucky Blue Star Mothers will meet at 6:30 p.m. Mondays at American Legion Post 6 in Madisonville. For more information, e-mail Pam Coakley at pammyfaye007@yahoo.com.

  • Tuesday, May 10, 2016
  • Earlington City Council

    Earlington City Council will meet at 6 p.m. at city hall the second Tuesday of each month.

  • Historical Society of Hopkins County

    The Historical Society of Hopkins County meets the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Call 270-821-3986 for more information

  • Wednesday, May 11, 2016
  • Senior Bingo

    PENNYRILE FOREST STATE PARK SENIOR CITIZENS WEDNESDAY BINGO Enjoy good food, good friends and a great bingo program with prizes from the gift shop and free lunch certificates. This program is every Wednesday of the year, except the Wednesday before Thanksgiving and the Wednesday closest to Christmas, unless otherwise announced. The dining room serves a lunch buffet on these Wednesdays starting at 11:00 am. The bingo is free and starts at 12:30 pm. Large groups should contact the dining room for advanced seating for lunch. Call 1-800-325-1711 for more information.

  • Thursday, May 12, 2016
  • Hopkins County Conservation District Board of Supervisors Meeting

    Meetings are always the second Thursday of the month at 8:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted.