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Tater Day pageant winners chosen
On Saturday boys and girls of all ages gathered in the Benton Middle School gymnasium to compete for an array of pageant titles. In the first photo are six of the the winners from Saturday’s pagean...
Apr 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 46 46 recommendations | email to a friend
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Benton resident dies in Sunday accident
By Chris Wilcox Tribune-Courier News Reporter editor@tribunecourier.com A Benton resident died Sunday afternoon and several others sustained injuries following an accident that involved a tractor-t...
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High speed chase through county results in arrest of fugitive
Police arrested a Smithland man overnight following an 18-mile high speed pursuit and foot chase through Marshall County. Kevin Goff, 20, was arrested after Kentucky State Police observed his vehic...
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Miller cleared of wrongdoing
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com Marshall County Judge Executive Mike Miller was cleared of criminal charges last week when a grand jury found there wasn’t ...
Mar 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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State expedites annexation of KDV
By Chris Wilcox Tribune-Courier News Reporter editor@tribunecourier.com Plans to annex the Kentucky Dam Village State Park into Calvert City limits are on a fast track following the state’s determi...
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Benton resident to be featured on TLC’s Hoarding: Buried Alive
Staff Report editor@tribunecourier.com A Benton resident identified only as Tim will be featured on this week’s episode of “Hoarding: Buried Alive” on the TLC channel. The show, entitled “The Stenc...
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A Leap of faith
Local man working to organize Marshall County chapter of disaster relief group
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KYTC to reactivate traffic signal at US 641 and KY58/Mayfield Hwy intersection
Press Release The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet began work Tuesday to reactivate the traffic signal at the US 641 Spur intersection with KY 58/Mayfield Highway at the west edge of Benton in Marsh...
Mar 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community mourns passing of city leader
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com Long-time Benton city councilman Kenton Holland, 91, died Saturday following an apparent heart attack. Holland was Benton’s...
Mar 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nashville recording artist to film music video in Marshall County
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com The lyrics of the song Hillbilly Water have all the makings of a country hit-moonshine, a preacher’s daughter and a shotgun...
Mar 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 96 96 recommendations | email to a friend
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