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Authorities: Deputy shot at suspect

A Marshall County deputy was involved in a shooting Tuesday near Calvert City after responding to an assault call. The sheriff's office said deputies were dispatched to Lee's Lane after receiving a call regarding a disturbanc...

Former jailer pleads not guilty

A former McCracken County deputy jailer accused of multiple counts of misconduct made his first court appearance Tuesday in McCracken District Court. Ben Green, 31, was indicted May 5 for 16 counts of first-degree official mi...

Former UK coach Guy Morriss diagnosed with Alzheimer's

Former University of Kentucky football head coach Guy Morriss is battling Alzheimer's disease, according to a report by WKYT-TV in Lexington on Monday. Dr. Greg Jicha, who has been treating Morriss, told WKYT that the conditi...

Marshall County Man Sentenced to Federal Prison and Ordered to Pay over $100,000.00

Corey A. Thorson, age 41, of Benton, Kentucky entered a guilty plea to all charges in a six-count indictment on January 12, 2017. Those charges included bank fraud and identity fraud. On May 19, 2017, Thorson was sentenced t...

local business

Fiscal Court to hold Public Hearing before making County Road 1057 one-way

Fiscal Court to hold Public Hearing before making County Road 1057 one-way

The court discussed the pros and cons of changing the short County Road 1057 that connects US 62 and Hwy 307 from a two-way road to a one-way from US 62 over to Hwy 307. The court held a 1st Reading of an Ordinance to change the road to one way and there will be a Public Hearing at the next Fiscal Court meeting on June 6 to allow the public to voice their opinion.

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Two Rivers Fisheries, Inc. receives 2017 Pacesetter Award

Two Rivers Fisheries, Inc. receives 2017 Pacesetter Award
"The Chinese market for carp continues to grow," she said. The company has been running a single shift, but "When we have more fish, we'll add a second shift and be able to hire an additional six seven more employees," she said. There are currently 16 production employees working for Two Rivers Fishery.
In addition to Two Rivers doubling fish exports, a newly formed sister company, Eco Fish Products, will begin processing the fish waste that until now has been given away to a Louisiana pet food manufacturer. It will now be made into Organic Fish Fertilizer.
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victorious living

I will lie down and sleep

I will lie down and sleep

How hard is it for you to fall sleep? To sleep all night? Does your mind refuse to quiet down enough to relax? Lack of sleep is one of the number one complaints doctors hear. Fatigue. Insomnia. It's an epidemic in America. Almost everyone is tired all the time.

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Creativity and Christ

Creativity and Christ

This passage highlights several dimensions of God's creativity in the Person and work of Christ. Because of His perfect sacrifice on our behalf, we are made new creations in Him! God's work of creativity includes our spiritual rebirth, and goes on to include grace upon grace in our sanctification: we are conformed to His likeness (Romans 8:29).

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TEACHING YOUR KIDS INTEGRITY

TEACHING YOUR KIDS INTEGRITY

We are not born with integrity. It is a value based on honesty and developed over a lifetime. It requires clear and consistent training from those who also demonstrate integrity. In many situations society challenges our quest for it. Many do not appreciate that integrity works both ways. For example, John discovers he has been overcharged at the grocery store. Of course he will request a refund. However, if John finds that he has not been charged for an item, will he go back and pay for it?

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Sports

BUSCH FINISHES STRONG

BUSCH FINISHES STRONG

Busch drove to his first win at Charlotte Motor Speedway in a Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series vehicle - yes, really - in the non-points exhibition event thanks to a crafty move at the start of the race's fourth and final 10-lap segment.

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