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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.

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 ...

City to annex several county schools | Local News  messenger-inquirer

The Owensboro City Commission will hold first reading Tuesday, May 21, on a proposal to annex six Daviess County Public Schools and several DCPS facilities ...

More than 40 interviewed in Daviess County double shooting

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT/WTVW) - The Daviess County Sheriff's Office has "persons of interest" in the investigation of a deadly shooting that killed two ...

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.

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.

Local deaf baseball player stars in indie film  The Owensboro Times

Apollo High School junior Tristin Crusenberry has had a love affair with baseball for as long as he can remember and has been deaf since he was a toddler.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

KHSAA Wrestling 2nd Region Tournament Results  14 News WFIE Evansville

TAYLOR CO., KY (WFIE) - Here's the team & individual results, from the KHSAA 2nd region wrestling tournament. Apollo High School had a big day, finishing in ...

New photos released of Apollo High School break-in suspect

The Daviess County Sheriff's Department has just released new pictures of the suspect who broke into Apollo High School last week.

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 ...

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 ...

Home  SurfKY News

OWENSBORO, Ky. (11/6/18) — The schedule for the boys' basketball version of the 2018 Owensboro Invitational Tournament (OIT) has been finalized.

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.

AHS graduates break scholarship record | Local News  messenger-inquirer

The intersection of Parrish and Hickman avenues were jammed with families and graduates alike clamoring to get to the Apollo High School graduation on ...

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.

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.

Ex-UK, Owensboro Apollo High School, NBA star Rex Chapman: Opioid crisis needs funding, focus  Evansville Courier & Press

"We're going to see this for a generation. Get used to it," Chapman says about society's struggle with opioid abuse.

Apollo student memorizes first 100 digits of Pi  14 News WFIE Evansville

Ben O'Bryan is a junior transfer from Owensboro Catholic. He wants to be an engineer some day.

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 ...

Garner Awarded Kentucky Spanish Teacher of the Year Award

The Kentucky Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese has selected Lisa Garner as the 2017 recipient of the Kentucky ...

DCPS students serve nearly 30 nonprofits for senior projects  The Owensboro Times

Last year, Daviess County High School seniors partnered with Volunteer Owensboro for several *service* projects in the community. Over 320 students were ...

19th Anniversary of Owensboro Tornado

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

Several Tri-State high schools to hold graduation ceremonies Friday, Saturday

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – For many students, Friday marks the end of another school year. Some of the Class of 2019 will receive their diplomas across the ...

Character, strength evident in Bar-B-Q Festival bench press competition  The Owensboro Times

In the spirit of encouraging and celebrating other athletes, weight lifter and trainer Todd Elliott wanted “to do something different” downtown during 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 ...

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.

Apollo hosts unique alternative to 'National School Walkout'  14 News WFIE Evansville

High school students across the are calling for a change one month after a gunman killed 17 people at a Parkland, Florida school.

Apollo High School basketball manager gets chance to play  14 News WFIE Evansville

Jamie Shain is the Apollo High School boys basketball manager. He loves everything about basketball and being a part of the team.

WKU honors 80 students from Owensboro area high schools  WKU News

WKU honored 80 students from eight high schools in the Owensboro area for their academic achievements. The group of students invited to this year's luncheon ...

Kentucky Man Celebrates 10 Years Surviving Brain Cancer  LEX18 Lexington KY News

OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) – A long scar stretches across the top of Todd Self's head, starting above his right ear. The line continues until somewhere above his left ...

Tamarack students, staff show their love with ‘Mr. Ricky Day’  The Owensboro Times

Ideas can come from the most unique places, but it's when they come from the mouths of children that we truly begin to take notice. When fifth-graders Addilyn ...

147 DCPS Students Earn AP Scholar Honors; 7 Earn National AP Designation  SurfKY News

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (8/16/18) — The Daviess County Public Schools district announced today that 147 students have been recognized by the College Board ...

WKU selects 15 for 2019-20 Cherry Presidential Scholarship  WKU News

WKU has selected 15 students as recipients of the 2019-20 Cherry Presidential Scholarship, the school's most prestigious academic award. The scholarship is ...

Former western Ky. high school coach enters plea  WLKY Louisville

A one-time football and baseball coach at a western Kentucky high school, who was accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student, has entered ...

Class of 2017 inducted into Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame  WKU News

Three new members of the Governor Louie B. Nunn Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame were inducted Wednesday (March 8) during a ceremony at the Capitol ...

Chapman talks basketball, opiates | AP /KPNS  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Rex Chapman is a basketball legend in Kentucky. But when the 1986 graduate of Apollo High School delivered the keynote address Wednesday morning to the ...

Daviess Co. High Schools Schedule Proms  SurfKY News

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (4/8/19) — Heritage Park, Daviess County and Apollo high schools have announced their 2019 prom schedules. The Heritage Park ...

The future of the family dairy farm  The Owensboro Times

Friday, Oct. 12 is National Farmer's Day, a day created to celebrate all of the hard-working farmers in the agriculture industry. It may surprise some to know that ...

Carter children brave tornado; community comes together for clean-up  The Owensboro Times

The EF1 tornado that wound through Stanley, Ky. Saturday has been the focus of hundreds of local and national news stories today. The storm itself is not the ...

Answer Man: High school designs have students going in circles  Post-Bulletin

Dear Answer Man, Mayo High School is one of the most unusual school buildings I've ever seen. It's designed as a circle, or a wheel-and-spokes, as you know.

Remembering Owensboro 2000 tornado 18 years later

January 3, 2000 is a day many in Owensboro remember 18 years later. The National Weather *Service* categorized a tornado as an F-3 with winds around 180 ...

Owensboro's annual 'International Bar-B-Q Festival' taking place Friday, Saturday

The International Bar-B-Q Festival takes place this Friday and Saturday in Owensboro.

High school embraces bowling as varsity sport  Seattle Times

OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — For most people, bowling is just a hobby or an activity to do with friends on the weekends, but for Apollo High School, it's much more ...

Coroner releases name of worker who died at Glenmore Distillery in Owensboro

The Daviess County Coroner has released the name of the worker who died at the Glenmore Distillery.

Daviess Co. Coroner identifies victim in Tuesday's deadly shooting

The Daviess County Coroner's Office has identified the victim in a deadly shooting on Tuesday night.

Locals react to Gov. Bevin’s call to special session on pension crisis  14 News WFIE Evansville

Gov. Matt Bevin spoke for several minutes at a news conference Monday afternoon, at which he announced a special session that will convene later in the ...

Louisville grad among 5 local golfers to play at Barbasol Championship  Courier Journal

Louisville grad Derek Fathauer is among 5 golfers with local ties playing in the Barbasol Championship next weekend in Nicholasville, Kentucky.

Hayden affected entire community: 2017 memorable year for local sports  messenger-inquirer

The sports scene in Daviess County throughout 2017 produced everything from the passing of some of the area's most beloved figures to exceptional individual ...

'Super Cooper': Baby Born With Rare Disorder in Kentucky  U.S. News & World Report

OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — His family calls him "Super Cooper" and "Cooper the Trooper."

Perfect Harmony: Zion Harmon Is Bringing A New Level Of Excitement To The Kentucky Prep Hoops Scene  SLAM Online

Not since Rex Chapman in the 1980s has the state of Kentucky seen a groundswell of excitement like that generated by point guard Zion Harmon this season.

Owensboro WWII veteran turning 100, family asks for birthday cards

The veteran loves getting mail, especially birthday cards.

Owensboro needle exchange offers 'safe and secure' drug recovery

Green River Health District in Daviess County thinks its paving the way with this trendy program that launches in mid-January.

Motorcyclist dies due to injuries from accident on Thursday

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) - A motorcyclist has died from injuries, which he sustained in a collision on Thursday.

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin set to visit Owensboro

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin will be visiting several place in the Tri-State Wednesday.

Catholic wins thriller, 3-2 | Local Sports  messenger-inquirer

The Owensboro Catholic High School volleyball team won the 9th District Tournament championship against Apollo in a five-set thriller on Wednesday night at ...

Owensboro Farmers Market Puts Down Roots with Permanent Building  WKU Public Radio

The Owensboro Regional Farmers Market opens for the season April 14. The 34-year-old marketplace will soon feature a new look as it puts down permanent.

Owensboro Apprenticeship Program Creating Pipeline for Advanced Manufacturing  WKU Public Radio

At Sun Windows are, left to right, GO FAME apprentices Colby Jarboe and Walker Hohiemer, Omico Plastics Vice President and GO FAME President William ...

3 juveniles arrested for Greenville Elementary vandalism

GREENVILLE, Ky. (WEHT) - Three juveniles have been charged with criminal mischief after playground at a Muhlenberg County Elementary School was ...

Catholic Diocese of Owensboro confirms allegations of priest abuse

The Diocese of Owensboro confirms two people have alleged sexual abuse by priests that are now deceased.

KSP investigating bomb threat at Caldwell County Court House

Kentucky State Police are invesitgating a bomb threat at Caldwell County Court House. KSP received a call around Noon requesting assistance in investigating ...

Ex-UK star Rex Chapman says McCarty a great hire for Evansville Aces  Evansville Courier & Press

Walter McCarty's hiring as the new University of Evansville coach got a ringing endorsement from another ex-University of Kentucky star, Rex Chapman.

'A blockbuster year': 2018 local economy looking strong for Owensboro  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Owensboro's economy has been steadily growing for several years. And it looks like the trend will accelerate in 2018. Metalsa Structural Products, the Mexican ...

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

Gatton Academy selects 100 students for Class of 2018  WKU News

The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky has selected 100 Kentucky sophomores for the Class of 2018. “Our admissions process was as ...

88 students graduate in the WKU Gatton Academy's 11th class – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (May 14, 2018) — On Saturday, May 12, eighty-eight students representing forty-eight counties from across the Commonwealth of ...

OPD continues search for missing teen

The Owensboro Police Department is still searching for a missing teen.

Three local students awarded scholarships by MasterBrand Cabinets  Dubois County Free Press

Three local high school seniors were included in a list of ten scholarships awarded by MasterBrand Cabinets, Inc. for the 2018-2019 academic year. Morgan ...

Former Wildcats star Rex Chapman to join UK basketball radio network -

Rex Chapman, the former Apollo High School star and University of Kentucky basketball legend, has been named the new co-host of the UK Radio Network's ...

KYTC: KY 138 blocked in Webster County

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says a crash is blocking KY 138 in Webster County.

Raising Cane's coming to Owensboro this fall

Raising Cane's, a fast food restaurant specializing in chicken fingers will be coming to Owensboro.

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Ohio Co. plant cited in environmental group's report

A report from an environmental watch dog group says an Ohio County processing plant has committed dozens of violations regarding wastewater the past two ...

Update: Lanes reopen after semi overturns, catches on fire in Webster County

A preliminary Kentucky State Police investigation has revealed that 37-year-old Michael Kellems of Rockport, was operating the semi-tractor, with an empty ...

News  West Kentucky Star

PADUCAH, KY - Independence Bank awarded a record amount of $85,250 to area high school seniors within our *service* area at a scholarship reception held in ...

OCTC 2017 Commencement, Honors Ceremony; Ealum Named Distinguished Alum  SurfKY News

OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/16/17) — Owensboro Community & Technical College honored Owensboro Police Department Chief Art Ealum as the distinguished ...

Neighbors search for answers in Owensboro stabbing

Neighbors are in shock, others are searching for answers in a reported stabbing in Owensboro.

History lesson | Basketball Preview  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

It's been more than 60 years since Bill French and the Rinveyville Red Devils won a region title, but French's memories of winning a championship haven't ...

Former McLean County IGA locations sold

Two months after closing, two former IGA grocery stores in McLean County have been sold.

New Subdivision with 300 Homes Planned

As construction continues on several buildings in downtown Owensboro, more housing is also in the works.

One person killed in crash, Highway 431 reopen south of Owensboro

Authorities say one person has died in a crash on Highway 431 south of Owensboro.

E'town's at center of game's history | Basketball Preview  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

The journey started years ago and still has years to go. Elizabethtown was selected in 2011 as the site for the Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame ...

Sophomores Shine Through Class of Kentucky Program  UKNow

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 12, 2012) — The 2011-12 academic year has been a banner year at the University of Kentucky with record enrollment, the dedication of ...

3 selected for 2017 class of Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame  WKU News

Members of the ninth class of the Governor Louie B. Nunn Kentucky Teacher Hall of Fame — (from left) Opal T. Sibert, Ron Skillern and Joe Westerfield — will ...

Kentucky Basketball: 'Jorts' and the Top 10 Fan-Favorite Wildcats Ever  Bleacher Report

The Kentucky Wildcats have had many great players over the years. There have been league MVPs, Players of the Year and All-Americans. But a select few ...

Man accused of attempted murder of police officer

Owensboro Police said the incident in which a suspect drove at a police officer in a stolen van began as an investigation into an alleged attempted abduction.

Owensboro Teacher Adopts Five Brothers

An Owensboro school teacher is now a mother of five but it wasn't quintuplets.

Trojanettes finish second at bowling regional | Sports  Glasgow Daily Times

The Barren County High School Trojanettes finished second at the recent Kentucky High School Athletic Association Region 1 Bowling Tournament at Southern ...

Owensboro Roundabout Reducing Accidents

Two and a half years after opening, a redesigned intersection in Daviess County is already paying dividends.

Three area men who shaped the girls' game  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Ask anyone of a certain age and they'll try to pinpoint when things started to change for their careers.

Light-hearted Peeples never stops improving | Basketball Preview  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Senior Rayven Peeples had a problem during the summer season. Her best friend on the team, junior Keyona Curry, was actually able to get stops against her.

Having all-around game drives Pearson | Basketball Preview  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Most people would look at John Hardin senior Mickey Pearson and immediately think he plays in the post. He stands 6-foot-7 and has an incredible wingspan.

Reid's Orchard Preparing for Big O Music Festival

The stage is getting set at Reid's Orchard in Owensboro for the annual Big O Music Festival.

Madisonville Police investigating assault at gas station

A Madisonville woman is taken to the hospital after she was assaulted at a gas station.

Body Found in Grayson Co. Identified as Ohio Co. Man

The Grayson County Coroner and Chief Medical Examiner's Office in Louisville have identified the body found inside a tool box earlier this month.

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