Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Pet of the Week, Gilbert

I’m Gilbert, an extremely lovable 8-month-old cat with a lot of love to give a very lucky family. I am neutered, up-to-date on shots, and declawed in the front. I’m looking for a family with a house...

As holidays are upon us, flu vaccine available

The Department for Public Health (DPH), within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS), is encouraging Kentuckians to get vaccinated against the flu, as the holiday season is approaching. “As the holidays approach,...

Turntables for Tots event raises funds for foster children gifts

Record Time Music and Memorabilia, a record store located inside Coal County Vendor Mall in Powderly, held its inaugural Turntables For Tots Christmas fundraiser Saturday. The event raised nearly $3,400 in funds through donations and live auction...

Pet of the Week, Bailey

Hello! I’m Bailey, a super sweet one-year-old collie mix. I’m neutered and up-to-date on shots. I loved the kids I got to meet on my recent field trip to the elementary school. Some kids of my very...

Bambi, Pet of the Week

Hi, I’m Bambi, a two-year-old Ridgeback Terrier mix. I’m heartworm negative and up-to-date on my shots. I get along with other dogs, like going on walks, and I love having your attention. My favorite place to be...

Motorsports HOF inducts Class of 2019

The Kentucky Motorsports Hall of Fame held its 2019 induction ceremony Saturday at the Muhlenberg Music Museum and the Kentucky Motorsports Museum, which opened to the public Labor Day weekend after relocating to Central City after several...

Elizabeth Ann Lacy

BREMEN - Elizabeth Ann Lacy, 78, of Bremen, died Monday, November 4, 2019, at 1:00 a.m. at Baptist Health in Madisonville. Born January 4, 1941, in Montgomery, Ala. She was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church. She was preceded...

One dies in head-on crash near Bremen

On Oct. 26, at approximately 11:47 a.m., Kentucky State Police Post 2 in Madisonville was notified of a two-vehicle collision with injuries that occurred on Kentucky 81 approximatelythree miles north of Bremen. Preliminary investigation...

Olga remnants cause wind damage across county

A powerful storm which the National Weather Service in Paducah has attributed to straight-line winds which gusted more than 60 miles per hour caused significant damage to not only Muhlenberg County, but the surrounding region Saturday afternoon....

Absentee voting now open at clerk’s office

In-person absentee voting is now open statewide for Kentucky’s Nov. 5 General Election. All counties are required to open in-person absentee voting no later than Oct. 18. *For more information, see...
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Jeffrey Earl Jones

BREMEN - Jeffrey Earl Jones, 63, of Bremen, died Monday, November 18, 2019, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. Born October 25, 1956, in Chicago, Ill. He was a coal miner. He was preceded in death by his...

Velva “Mojo” Marjorie Walker Simms

WHITE PLAINS - Velva "Mojo" Marjorie Walker Simms, 40, of White Plains, died Monday, November 18, 2019, at 1:15 p.m. at Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Born August 1, 1979, in Hopkins County. She was an industrial...

Jason Harper

Jason Harper, 41 of Dunmor, Kentucky died Sunday, November 17, 2019, at his residence. Born September 8, 1978 in Morgantown, the son of the late Weldon Harper and the late Patricia Cottrell.  He...