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CONGRESSMAN COMER ANNOUNCES COMMUNITY OFFICE HOURS WITH FIELD REPRESENTATIVE

CONGRESSMAN COMER ANNOUNCES COMMUNITY OFFICE HOURS WITH FIELD REPRESENTATIVE

WMSK Staff

June 11th, 2019

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TOMPKINSVILLE, Ky. – Congressman James Comer’s Field Representative, Amelia Wilson, will host office hours on behalf of the Congressman in Henderson County to help 1st district residents with federal casework issues. Tuesday June 25th  3:30 pm – 4:30 pm CDT KYNDLE Training Room 136 Second […]

Former WKU student who shot classmate gets early release

Former WKU student who shot classmate gets early release

Bill Stephens

June 11th, 2019

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A former Western Kentucky University student who drunkenly shot his friend and was sentenced to four years in prison for reckless homicide is being released after only 125 days. The Bowling Green Daily News reported Monday a Kentucky judge granted […]

Six Counties Selected for Post-Primary Election Audits

Six Counties Selected for Post-Primary Election Audits

WMSK Staff

June 10th, 2019

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Counties include Bourbon, Carter, Fleming, Marion, Muhlenberg and Scott FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 10, 2019) – DeputyAttorney General J. Michael Brown today announced the six Kentucky counties randomly drawn to undergo post-primary election audits. By law, the Office of the Attorney General has jurisdiction to investigate […]

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE SPECIAL TICKET OFFER & SWEEPSTAKES FOR ALL-STAR VOTERS

CARDINALS ANNOUNCE SPECIAL TICKET OFFER & SWEEPSTAKES FOR ALL-STAR VOTERS

WMSK Staff

June 10th, 2019

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Fans Who Cast Ballots Online Can Purchase $8 Tickets for Upcoming Friday Home Games vs. Diamondbacks or Astros and Will Be Entered to Win Four All-Inclusive Passes on July 28 ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 10, 2019 – Voting for the 2019 MLB All-Star Game in […]

Lexington native Alex Francke named Miss Kentucky

Lexington native Alex Francke named Miss Kentucky

WMSK Staff

June 10th, 2019

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The first runner-up in last year’s Miss Kentucky pageant is now wearing the crown. News outlets reports Lexington native Alex Francke won the competition Saturday night at the Brown Theater in Louisville. Francke will represent Kentucky in the Miss America Pageant […]

Union County Accident Victims Identified

Union County Accident Victims Identified

WMSK Staff

June 10th, 2019

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The identities of the two people killed in a tragic weekend traffic crash in Union County have been released. According to Union County Coroner Stephen Shouse, the victims were Donald West and Conia Agnes Wilson, both of Union County. Shouse says they both died from […]

Governor Bevin ceremonially signs HB 158, creating Foster Child Bill of Rights

Governor Bevin ceremonially signs HB 158, creating Foster Child Bill of Rights

WMSK Staff

June 7th, 2019

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 5, 2019) – Governor Matt Bevin ceremonially signed House Bill 158 into law this week at the Kentucky State Capitol. The new law, in part, codifies a foster child bill of rights. “We felt it was time to elevate these rights and codify them in state statute through […]

Single-Game UK Football Ticket On-Sale Dates Announced

Single-Game UK Football Ticket On-Sale Dates Announced

WMSK Staff

June 7th, 2019

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Available to season-ticket holders on June 25, general public on July 2 LEXINGTON, Ky. – Single-game tickets for the Kentucky Wildcats’ eight home games at Kroger Field in 2019 will be available to season-ticket holders on June 25 and to the general public on July […]

Teen arrested in deadly shootings at Kentucky party

Teen arrested in deadly shootings at Kentucky party

WMSK Staff

June 7th, 2019

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(Information from: Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer, http://www.messenger-inquirer.com) WHITESVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police have arrested a Kentucky teenager on charges of killing two people and wounding a third during a party. The Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer reports the 17-year-old was arrested Thursday in Owensboro. His name was not released because […]

FEMA Issues Public Notice for Kentucky Spring Storms

FEMA Issues Public Notice for Kentucky Spring Storms

WMSK Staff

June 7th, 2019

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereby gives notice to the public of its intent to reimburse eligible applicants for eligible costs to repair or replace facilities damaged by severe storms, straight-line winds, flooding, landslides, and mudslides that occurred during the incident period that began […]

Traffic ADVISORY – Night Milling & Paving along US 41 at Henderson starting Monday, June 10th

Bill Stephens

June 5th, 2019

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans night milling and paving along a section of US 41 at Henderson starting Monday, June 10, 2019. Milling and paving along US 41 runs from milepoint 11.525 at the Interstate 69/US 41/KY 425 Henderson Bypass Interchange extending […]

LONGER DEER SEASON APPROVED

LONGER DEER SEASON APPROVED

WMSK Staff

June 5th, 2019

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Crossbow season for deer extended in Kentucky this year FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Deer hunters in Kentucky are getting a longer crossbow season, after a proposal to expand the season went into effect May 31. The new crossbow season will open the third Saturday in […]

CARDINALS AND POST-DISPATCH ANNOUNCE $5 TICKET OFFER

CARDINALS AND POST-DISPATCH ANNOUNCE $5 TICKET OFFER

WMSK Staff

June 4th, 2019

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Discounted Tickets Available for Four-Game Series vs. Marlins ST. LOUIS, Mo., June 4, 2019 – The St. Louis Cardinals and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch are teaming up to present fans with a special discount ticket offer.  On sale now, fans can purchase tickets for just […]

State of Kentucky Abandons Body of Ward of the State-Coroner

State of Kentucky Abandons Body of Ward of the State-Coroner

WMSK Staff

June 3rd, 2019

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The Vanderburgh County Coroner’s Office is currently investigating the abandonment of a ward of the State of Kentucky. The victim, Randy Smith, a resident of Hartford, KY, was a ward of the State of Kentucky because of his disabilities.  On 05-31-2019 he died at Select […]

Henderson Community College Announces Health Science Technology Program

Henderson Community College Announces Health Science Technology Program

WMSK Staff

June 3rd, 2019

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Henderson, KY – Henderson Community College is excited to announce its new program coming in Fall 2019, Health Science Technology. Henderson Community College’s Health Science Technology Program is designed to prepare students for entry-level career opportunities in the field of healthcare and health-related services. The […]