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Marshall Man Charged With Cultivation of Marijuana
On Tuesday, members of the Governor’s Marijuana Strikeforce report they observed Ronald G. Ledbetter, 49, of Benton attempting to remove marijuana plants from a plot in Marshall County. Troopers re...
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UPDATE: New evidence forced a delay of the trial of Tiffany Pittman until Dec. 4.
Pittman was scheduled to stand trial in Marshall Circuit Court beginning today. Pittman, 19, of Paducah, has pleaded not guilty to wanton murder in the Aug. 15, 2011, head-on crash which killed Ste...
Aug 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Carter to represent Court
By Alan Reed Tribune-Courier News Editor areed@tribunecourier.com Lisa Carter will represent the Marshall County Fiscal Court in any investigation of the county Refuse Board. Judge-Executive Mike M...
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Marshall free clinic raising seed money
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com Prayer, money and community commitment are the greatest needs of the Marshall County Free Clinic right now, according to Re...
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School board unanimously votes to hike property taxes
By Alan Reed Tribune-Courier News Editor areed@tribunecourier.com A handful of Marshall County residents spent an hour in debate with the Marshall County Board of Education over a proposed tax hike...
Aug 28, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family grateful for survival, generosity after fire
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com BENTON ­ — Nine people, including five adults and four children, are homeless today after a Friday afternoon fire that dest...
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Hall of Fame welcomes new members
By David Green DRAFFENVILLE – “They were and are winners. They were our heroes.” That was the summation offered by Bill Morgan, himself a member of the Marshall County Athletic Hall of Fame, to the...
Aug 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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One Step Closer
Groundbreaking ceremonies were held yesterday on the long-awaited Children's Art Center on Elm Street between 12th and 13th in Benton. Community leaders,  alongside 15 children representing each of...
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Calvert to seek bids for city hall repairs
By David Green Tribune-Courier Staff sports@tribunecourier.com CALVERT CITY – City Council voted unanimously Aug. 13 to proceed with repairs to City Hall, including a new roof covering and a remode...
Aug 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Marshall graduation rates near state average
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com DRAFFENVILLE — Marshall County’s graduation rate for 2011 was 78.5 percent, slightly below the 2010 rate of 79.2 percent, a...
Aug 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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