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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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Mother charged with DUI, children aboard
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com MARSHALL COUNTY, KY - A Benton woman was arrested Sunday on DUI 2nd offense and four counts of wanton endangerment after sh...
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Draffenville traffic relief in view
By David Green Tribune-Courier Staff sports@tribunecourier.com Marshall County’s board of education approved a state highway department proposal to acquire right-of-way to widen U.S. highways 68 an...
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Marshall Burn Ban Lifted
Officials in Marshall County have lifted the burn ban which has been in place since June 26. According to Melissa Combs, the ban is being lifted by order of Judge Executive Mike Miller, with recomm...
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Dangerous Chase on Parkway Leads to Arrest of Paducah Man
A Paducah man was arrested yesterday after Marshall County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the Purchase Parkway upon reports of a vehicle going north in the southbound lanes at the 41 mile marker. ...
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Schools see jump in enrollment from McCracken
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com The exodus of students from McCracken County into Marshall County continues, with a 106 transfers reported as the new schoo...
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Update: Newcomb bows out in round of 16 in U.S. Amateur
Staff Report CHERRY HILLS VILLAGE, Colo. – Benton’s Patrick Newcomb made it to the round of 16 before bowing out of the U.S. Amateur Championship Thursday. The Murray State senior survived a late d...
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Traffic Safety Checkpoints to be conducted by Sheriff's Office
Benton - The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints throughout the county. These checkpoints will be at designated areas on highways where statistics have sh...
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Vet fears more cases of parvo could surface at shelter
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com Most dog owners will tell you one of the most feared diagnoses for man’s best friend is the parvovirus. Last week, the Mars...
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Board rejects bank request
By Alan Reed Tribune-Courier News Editor areed@tribunecourier.com Benton’s planning commission voted unanimously against a rezoning proposal for a lot at Sixth and Ash streets at their Aug. 6 meeti...
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