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Man arrested in connection to Apollo HS burglary  14 News WFIE Evansville

Police have made an arrest in connection to the March burglary at Apollo High School.



Man Charged with Apollo High School Burglary  SurfKY News

OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/9/19) — A months long investigation culminated in charges for an Owensboro related to the burglary at Apollo High School in March.



Daviess County Public School gets athletic facility upgrades  14 News WFIE Evansville

A new football season means new facility upgrades.



Authorities release surveillance of man who broke into Apollo High School  14 News WFIE Evansville

DAVIESS CO., KY (WFIE) - Apollo High School is closed Thursday. School officials say there was a break-in at the school. The sheriff's office says the vice ...



Mewes achieves Eagle Scout rank | Country Living  The Navigator

Nathan Mewes, grandson of Kenneth and June Mewes, recently achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. He was also awarded a Gold, Silver and Bronze Palm for ...



Home  SurfKY News

OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/5/19) — The Brescia University cheer and dance programs combined to add eight freshmen for the 2019-20 schoolyear. 'We have eight ...



Apollo High School turns 50  The Owensboro Times

Apollo High School celebrated its 50th birthday on Friday, Aug. 31, making it the youngest of the four high schools in Daviess County to celebrate this milestone.



High School football fields under construction  14 News WFIE Evansville

Apollo and Daviess County High Schools are getting new football fields.



AHS under lockout as OPD pursues burglary suspect in area  The Owensboro Times

UPDATE: According to Owensboro Police Department Information Officer Andrew Boggess, the original call came in as a burglary, but when officers arrived in ...



Benches Donated to Honor Nurse's Life, Raise Awareness of Domestic Violence  SurfKY News

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (7/24/19) — The family of Erica Owen generously donated purple benches to four Daviess County schools in loving memory of their ...



New stadium designs approved for Apollo and Daviess County High Schools  The Owensboro Times

Mike Ranney of RBS Design Group Architecture gained approval today for his designs to construct new football stadiums at both Apollo High School and ...



Daviess County schools could be annexed into city limits  14 News WFIE Evansville

The Owensboro city commission had it's first reading to annex nine Daviess County School Properties on Tuesday night.



Apollo student gets perfect score on ACT  14 News WFIE Evansville

Trevor Payne, a junior at Apollo High School, earned a perfect score of 36 on the ACT test when he took it on March 20.



AHS to host VEX Robotics Tournament  The Owensboro Times

Apollo High School will host its second annual VEX Robotics Tournament from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16. Participating schools include Apollo High ...



Apollo expansion project proposed, DCMS new site still to be determined  The Owensboro Times

On Tues., Sept. 18, Mike Ranney, the architect for RBS Design Group, brought what he referred to as a “preliminary master plan” for the renovations needed to ...



DCPS graduation dates announced  The Owensboro Times

The Daviess County Public Schools have announced the dates and locations for the graduating class of 2019. Apollo High School graduation will take place ...



OPS, DCPS moving forward with big construction projects  messenger-inquirer

School is out for summer, but Owensboro and Daviess County public school systems are not taking a break from moving forward with summer projects -- which ...



Apollo, DC will end spirit week with war  The Owensboro Times

It's going to be a spirited week for Daviess County and Apollo high school families as the annual football rivalry kicks off with spirit weeks at both schools.



DCPS band programs begin 2019 school year under new leadership  The Owensboro Times

Both Daviess County Public Schools' high school bands will be under new direction for the upcoming school year. Apollo High School. The AHS band will be led ...



Sheriff charges teen after threats made to AHS student  The Owensboro Times

A 16-year-old male, who officials say is not a current student at Apollo High School, was charged with second-degree terroristic threatening. Daviess County ...



Local elementary schools celebrate 2019 graduates  The Owensboro Times

Whitesville Elementary School (WES) started a new tradition last year by inviting Daviess County High School Class of 2018 graduates back to their elementary ...



AHS senior sets state, national bench press record at first sanctioned meet  The Owensboro Times

Known for his strength and power at Apollo High School on and off the football field, senior and offensive lineman, Daniel “DC” Boone has been garnering ...



City considers annexation of nine DCPS properties  The Owensboro Times

The Owensboro City Commission will hear the first reading of city ordinances that propose the annexation of nine Daviess County Public School properties.



OPD searching for suspect after man shot; victim identified  14 News WFIE Evansville

Police are on scene at an apartment complex after a shooting occurred.



OPS announces 2019 graduation dates  The Owensboro Times

All three of the Owensboro Public Schools high schools have announced their graduation dates, times and locations. Gateway Academy graduation will be ...



DCPS superintendent gets glowing evaluation | Local News  messenger-inquirer

At its Thursday meeting, the Daviess County Public Schools Board of Education gave Superintendent Matt Robbins unanimous exemplary marks on his annual ...



Winners announced in Wesleyan art exhibition  The Owensboro Times

The annual Theophilia Oexmann Juried Exhibition, sponsored by the Theophilia Endowment donated from the late Dr. Richard Oxemann for local high schools, ...



OPS Superintendent Nick Brake to leave school district at end of 2019  messenger-inquirer

Owensboro Public Schools Superintendent Nick Brake announced Thursday he will be leaving the district at the end of this year.



Daviess County Sheriff’s Office has ‘people of interest’ in weekend shooting  14 News WFIE Evansville

DAVIESS CO., Ky (WFIE) - Two teens shot and killed over the weekend and we are now learning the Sheriff's Office has several people of interest in the case.



Football coach Phillip Hawkins leaves Doss High School for Apollo job  The Courier-Journal

Phillip Hawkins has stepped down after four seasons as the football coach at Doss High School to take the same position at Apollo High School in Owensboro.



AHS and DCHS get approval for $10 million stadium and parking lot renovations  The Owensboro Times

The Daviess County Board of Education met in a special-called meeting Tuesday, Oct. 2 to vote in approval of bids for the new Apollo High School stadium and ...



Facility projects moving along | Local Sports  messenger-inquirer

Players, coaches and fans are looking forward to having new football and track and field facilities at both Daviess County and Apollo high schools for this school ...



OPD investigates early morning shooting on Byron Court  The Owensboro Times

UPDATE – 4:10 p.m.. As Detectives continue to investigate the circumstances around the shooting, the Criminal Investigations Division has determined that this ...



AHS graduate serves as KDA summer intern  The Owensboro Times

This summer, Sarah Yeckering from Saint Joseph in Daviess County is serving as an intern in the Kentucky Department of Agriculture's (KDA) Promotion and ...



Current, former AHS students recognized by FFA  The Owensboro Times

Faith Payne was elected to serve as the 2019-2020 Kentucky FFA Green River State Vice President. Faith is the daughter of Kevin and Faith Payne of ...



Lockdown lifted for Owensboro school after police investigate nearby shooting  14 News WFIE Evansville

Apollo High School in Owensboro was on lockdown for about 20 minutes Monday.



From home to home plate  The Owensboro Times

John Biggs has been a coach for most of his life. He began coaching youth baseball as a senior in high school and then, after graduating from Western Kentucky ...



Kentucky News  14 News WFIE Evansville

Toby Keith was in town for his concert at the Ford Center, but he made a stop at Ellis to watch one of his horses run before his performance Sat. night.



DCHS, AHS compete on court, unite in stands  The Owensboro Times

When Apollo High School plays Daviess County High School in any sport, it is often an anticipated rivalry game — basketball is no exception. However, Friday ...



Local high schools ‘Close the Deal’ with college, career exposure  The Owensboro Times

Thinking and preparing for the future is not always at the forefront of every teenager's mind. On Tuesday morning, over 400 juniors from Daviess County High ...



Owensboro Innovation Academy graduates first class  The Owensboro Times

Owensboro Innovation Academy graduated its first senior class Sunday. Sixty of the original 80 students who enrolled in the New Tech Network school ...



Trinity wins archery state title; other local teams near top  The Owensboro Times

The Trinity Raiders secured their first state championship in any sport this weekend at the S3DA Archery State Tournament in London, Ky. Neighboring Daviess ...



Briarpatch Restaurant outlasts franchise, celebrates nearly 50 years in Owensboro  The Owensboro Times

The Briarpatch Restaurant is a staple in Owensboro. For almost 48 years, the restaurant has served the community in the same location and with a lot of the ...



Sheriff’s office identifies three teenagers in Whitesville shooting  The Owensboro Times

UPDATE — 3:05 p.m.. The Daviess County Sheriff's Department has released the names of the teenagers involved in the Whitesville shooting. The two victims ...



Reading across Owensboro, Daviess County  The Owensboro Times

In celebration of Dr. Seuss' birthday on March 2 and the National Education Association's annual “Read Across America” event, many area educators created ...



OPD investigates conflicting reports of Carpenter Drive shooting  The Owensboro Times

UPDATE: The assault victim has been identified as Tyshawn Hawkins, 18 years old, of Owensboro. A shooting that occurred in the 2100 block of Carpenter ...



Maddox sets US raw bench press record | Local Sports  messenger-inquirer

Owensboro's Julius Maddox set an American record in the raw bench press on Saturday with a press of 723.1 pounds in a Saturday competition at the American ...



Victim identified in West 8th Street homicide  The Owensboro Times

UPDATE: The Daviess County Coroner's Office has identified the deceased victim as Kevin D. White, 34 of Hopkinsville, KY. According to the Owensboro Police ...



Notre Dame Sunday Night Lights: O-Linemen, D-Linemen to know  247Sports

Notre Dame's first summer football camp, Sunday Night Lights, will take place this weekend. Here are the offensive linemen and defensive linemen to keep an ...



'If you build it' | Local Sports  messenger-inquirer

As it turns out, you don't need a vast cornfield in Iowa to construct a great baseball diamond in your own backyard.



DCPS cancels Chinese teaching contract with WKU  The Owensboro Times

Daviess County Public Schools has decided to cancel its contract with Western Kentucky University's Confucius Institute, which provided Chinese teacher to ...



McConnell visits Owensboro; speaks about national, statewide political successes  The Owensboro Times

The Owensboro Riverport Authority hosted U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and U.S. Congressman Brett Guthrie on Monday to visit with local ...



YMCA announces renovations during ‘Young Leaders’ lunch  The Owensboro Times

For the first time on their own campus, the Owensboro Family YMCA held their annual Young Leaders luncheon Tuesday with a gymnasium full of community ...



DCPS Chinese classes in jeopardy after WKU ends program  The Owensboro Times

In a news release sent Monday, WKU announced that the University has ended its agreement with the Confucius Institute Headquarters. The decision could ...



Two Rivers Buddy Ball hosts glow party, campout prior to Autism Walk  The Owensboro Times

Two Rivers Buddy Ball is hosting a Buddy Ball Glow Party Friday, June 7 at 6 p.m. at the Daviess County Lions Club Fairgrounds. Regardless of the weather, the ...



Deer makes dramatic entrance into local barber shop  The Owensboro Times

The gentlemen at Goodman's Barber Shop on East 18th Street rarely turn away a customer. However, shortly after 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon, barber Steve ...



Discovering Owensboro’s lesser-known parks  The Owensboro Times

As the weather continues to turn warmer, Owensboro and Daviess County have a lot to offer in terms of outdoor parks and recreation. Diverse in their offerings, ...



DCPS students named National Merit Finalists  The Owensboro Times

Six Daviess County Public Schools district students have been named finalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These students were ...



AHS boasts male, female state champions in weightlifting  The Owensboro Times

Apollo High School has been making its weightlifting presence known in 2019. But, at the Kentucky State lift meet on March 16, AHS not only made a positive ...



DCPS employees fill City Hall, voice concern over annexation plan  The Owensboro Times

Daviess County Public School employees filled City Hall chairs Tuesday night to protest eight ordinances read by Owensboro city commissioners in relation to ...



Malco Owensboro Cinema accepting applications for new location  The Owensboro Times

Malco Owensboro Cinema is scheduled to open in Gateway Commons in late spring and recently posted online it is now accepting applications for several ...



Owensboro Apollo joining football schedule in 2019 | Sports  Princeton Times Leader

Caldwell County finished off its football schedules for the next two years this week, adding newcomer Apollo High School of Owensboro.



Azzip Pizza coming to Owensboro  The Owensboro Times

Owensboro is getting a new pizza place and it's not going on the east end. Azzip Pizza, an Evansville-based restaurant, is expected to open in July in The ...



Man with autism becomes part of team at UniFirst  The Owensboro Times

Brandon Mason has only been in his new position at UniFirst since May, but he has already become a beloved part of the team in his sew and seal department.



U.S. Bank mentors first-generation college students, provides scholarships  The Owensboro Times

The U.S. Bank Scholars Class of 2019 participated in a scholarship luncheon on Friday, the culminating event of a four-year program that began when students ...



Memorial Day weekend events, pool openings and business closings  The Owensboro Times

The arrival of Memorial Day weekend often signifies a multitude of things. It typically marks the conclusion of the school year and the beginning of summer.



RiverPark releases ‘Movies on the River’ summer lineup  The Owensboro Times

The RiverPark Center has released its Movies on the River lineup. Sponsored by US Bank Home Mortgage, the family-friendly event shows films on a large, ...



Brescia University making strides with athletic programs | Local Sports  messenger-inquirer

Brescia University has made a strong effort over the last few years to build its athletic programs.



BES raises over $7,000 for children’s hospital in memory of former student  The Owensboro Times

The Burns Elementary School gym was filled with 111 first- through fifth-grade students, along with staff and family members, Friday after school. Even though ...



Hospice of Western Ky. offers grief camp for children  The Owensboro Times

For children grieving the loss of a friend or loved one, Camp Courage is a one-day event that genuinely changes the lives of the children and caregivers that ...



OCTC celebrates Kentucky Manufacturing Going Pro signing day  The Owensboro Times

On Friday, rookies in advanced manufacturing and the companies they'll be working for participated in the first ever Kentucky Manufacturing Going Pro Signing ...



Maceo man uses fatal accident to educate students, honor cousin’s memory  The Owensboro Times

For most people, the Fourth of July holiday brings to mind feelings of celebration and freedom. Up until the early morning hours of July 4, 2017, the same held ...



Local attorney elected to serve as vice president for Ky. Bar Association  The Owensboro Times

James David (JD) Meyer has been licensed to practice law for 21 years. Two of those years, he spent as a federal law clerk for Judge McKinley and then went ...



City approves $4.6 million incentive toward newest downtown hotel  The Owensboro Times

Commissioners approved a municipal order at Tuesday's city commission meeting, entering the City of Owensboro into a $4.6 million public-private incentive ...



Apollo Summer Slam volleyball schedule released  The Owensboro Times

Teams can look forward to one of Western Kentucky's premiere volleyball tournaments after the schedule for the 18th Annual Apollo Summer Slam was released ...



City of Owensboro proposing to annex DCPS property  TriStateHomepage.com

The City of Owensboro could be planning to annex properties belonging to Daviess County Public Schools.



Prosecutors seek death penalty for man accused of triple homicide  The Owensboro Times

The men accused of three counts of murder and one count of first-degree assault in the Jan. 17 shootings on Audubon Avenue appeared before Judge Jay ...



Federal, local law enforcement send serious message with 8 gun-related indictments  The Owensboro Times

At a press conference held Thursday between federal and local law enforcement agencies, Russell M. Coleman, United States Attorney for the Western District ...



Glenn Funeral Home celebrates D-Day 75th anniversary with free movie event at Bluegrass Hall of Fame  The Owensboro Times

Paratroopers descended from the sky and over 150,000 troops stormed the beaches of Normandy, France on June 6, 1944, in what would be known as the ...



19th Anniversary of Owensboro Tornado  TriStateHomepage.com

Now nearly two decades later, damage from one of the biggest weather events in the history of the Tri-State is easily remembered.



City provides Owensboro with online information map  The Owensboro Times

The City of Owensboro released a new interactive map on the city's website, which provides information for residents dependent on which area of the city they ...



Serving those who serve; Owensboro community shows support for local Coast Guard  The Owensboro Times

During the government shutdown, the United States Coast Guard took on national attention for being the one military branch that would not be funded by the ...



WKU selects 15 students for 2019-20 Cherry Presidential Scholarship  WBKO

(WBKO) -- Western Kentucky University released the names of scholarship recipients. WKU has selected 15 students as recipients of the 2019-20 Cherry ...



Overby ready to continue success as new Lady Aces’ soccer coach  The Owensboro Times

Years of hard work and commitment have finally paid off for Lindsey Overby, who has been named the new head coach for the Owensboro Catholic High School ...



Kauffeld named as next McCracken County President for Independence Bank  The Owensboro Times

Independence Bank has named Kevin Kauffeld as the new face of leadership for McCracken County as the next president for the market. Kauffeld most recently ...



Local veterans organization conducts Flag Day disposal, burning ceremony at Panther Creek  The Owensboro Times

With June falling somewhere in between Memorial Day and the Fourth of July holidays, many local residents are proudly displaying their American flags.



Shuler off to solid start with Triggers | Local Sports  messenger-inquirer

"Living the dream" has, quite obviously, become overused in today's lexicon of popular phrases; to the point, even, of cliche.



Dust Bowl kicks off Friday, features new format  The Owensboro Times

When the 46th Annual Owensboro Dust Bowl kicks off Friday at Kendall Perkins Park, the tournament will be a mix of tradition and newness. Tournament director ...



Local admissions counselor to compete for Miss Kentucky in June  The Owensboro Times

Gabrielle Bradley is an admissions counselor at Kentucky Wesleyan College, an advocate for emotional and financial support programs focused on families with ...



Fishing, camping events set for first weekend in June  The Owensboro Times

During National Fishing and Boating Week, most states offer free fishing days. In Kentucky, the weekend of June 1 and 2 fishing is free – this means anglers can ...



McConnell introduces legislation to make 21 the new minimum age for purchasing tobacco products  The Owensboro Times

In new legislation proposed Monday, U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) aims to make 21 the new minimum age for purchasing any tobacco ...



Local spring break activities  The Owensboro Times

For those staying local for spring break, there are still lots of activities to enjoy. See the full list below to make the most of your staycation. Daily – April 1-5



Gene’s Health Food meets unique health needs of community  The Owensboro Times

At the 2019 Chamber Celebration, Gene's Health Food, Inc. was named the business of the year for 1-10 employees. Though nominated before, partners ...



Burmese family reunited; begin new life in Owensboro  The Owensboro Times

Sar Kloo Htoo is 25 years old. His brother, Bar Jor, is 22. Both men are refugees from Burma who now call Owensboro their home. After almost 13 years of ...



Gold Star mother to sing National Anthem at Ellis Park on July 4  Evansville Courier & Press

As America celebrates her birthday on July 4, Ellis Park's National Anthem singer will serve as a poignant reminder that freedom isn't free.



Diamond Lake Resort thanks community for help after storm damage  The Owensboro Times

After a major storm rolled through western Daviess County Sunday, significant damage was sustained from straight line winds throughout the area, including ...



Despite Western Kentucky measles outbreak, Daviess County has no confirmed cases  The Owensboro Times

While there have been no confirmed cases of measles in the Daviess County area, officials say, because there has been a child positively diagnosed in the ...



Owensboro native murdered on Nicaraguan island  The Owensboro Times

Owensboro native Henry Bugay was killed over the weekend on Little Corn Island, 40 miles off the coast of Nicaragua in Central America. According to ...



Crowd of nearly 1,000 assembles for STAND Against Child Abuse event  The Owensboro Times

Nearly 1,000 children and their families gathered on the south lawn of Kentucky Wesleyan College Thursday as the Community Collaboration for Children ...



O’Charley’s restaurant receives follow-up health inspection  The Owensboro Times

When a photo of the recent health inspection at the Owensboro location of O'Charley's surfaced on Facebook Tuesday, it caused a flurry of comments and ...



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