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House race turns nasty in final weeks of campaign
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com The race for Kentucky State Representative in the 6th district took a decidedly nasty tone last week when automated politic...
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Restructuring plan won’t affect county Red Cross facility
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com In spite of expected cuts in local facilities for the American Red Cross nationwide, an official of Benton-based Lakeland A...
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Health Dept. announces prohibition of tobacco usage at new building, campus
By Rachel Vaughan Tribune-Courier News Reporter editor@tribunecourier.com The Marshall County Board of Health passed a campus-wide tobacco-free policy for Marshall County’s health department last w...
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Upgrade for W. Marshall Fire District
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com Another Marshall County fire district is sharing good news with homeowners. The West Marshall Fire District learned last we...
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Traffic advisory, Interstate 24 ramp closures
A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) plans to close the northbound Purchase Parkway ramp to Interstate 24 eastbound in MARSHALL County on the evenings of Monday & Tuesday, Oc...
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Work gets under way at middle school site
By Rachel Vaughan Tribune-Courier News Reporter editor@tribunecourier.com Site work got underway last week at the site of the new Marshall County Middle School southwest of Benton. The Marshall Cou...
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Benton man charged with sexual abuse
Staff Report editor@tribunecourier.com Michael McWane, 73, of Benton appeared in Marshall County District Court last Wednesday, charged with 1st degree sexual abuse of a minor under the age of 12, ...
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Canadian couple touring North America via canoe
By Rachel Vaughan Tribune-Courier News Reporter editor@tribunecourier.com Three adventurers from Quebec City, Canada, stopped briefly in Marshall County last week during their 1,000-day canoe trip ...
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County schools earn No. 8 rank in testing results
By Venita Fritz Tribune-Courier General Manager vfritz@tribunecourier.com The release of test scores from Kentucky’s Unbridled Learning Accountability System last week found students, teachers and ...
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Truck vs. motorcycle
—David Green/Tribune-Courier Emergency responders attend to a victim of a traffic accident on West 5th Street. Tabb Grace, 48, of Benton was transported to Marshall County Hospital with unknown inj...
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