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Ultimate sacrifice honored
By Alan Reed Tribune-Courier News Editor areed@tribunecourier.com DRAFFENVILLE – Marshall County celebrated the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in uniform Monday during a Memorial Day...
May 28, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sonic coming to Benton
BENTON — After months of rumors and speculation, Benton Mayor Steve Cary has announced franchise owners for the Sonic drive-in signed a contract to buy and develop property in the city. The announc...
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MC moves toward higher dropout age
Financial incentives offered to first 57 school districts to switch to 18-year-old minimum
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2 assault indictments returned by grand jury
Staff Report editor@tribunecourier.com A Marshall County grand jury indicted two men on assault charges last week in unrelated incidents. Jamie Morgan, 29, Murray, is accused of being under the inf...
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Snake causes major outage in Marshall County Sunday
Many residents and businesses in the Marshall County area were without power on Sunday afternoon due to a snake that interfered with West Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative’s Benton Substation. Th...
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FBLA wins award of $5,000 for Marcella's Kitchen
Marcella's Kitchen will be receiving $5,000 in its coffers thanks to an award from the Lead to Feed Program, and the efforts of a home-school chapter of the Future Business leaders of America. The ...
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NTSB says crew ignored warnings
The National Transportation Safety Board said the primary cause of the Delta Mariner's collision with the Eggners Ferry Bridge was the crew's reliance on a pilot's advice. Contributing factors incl...
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No injuries reported in Tuesday morning wreck
An accident at the intersection of Elm Street and Harold King Drive in Benton blocked traffic briefly this morning. Virginia Williams failed to yield to a stop sign and was struck by a vehicle driv...
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Medicaid contractor owes $112,834 to county
By Alan Reed Tribune-Courier News Editor areed@tribunecourier.com The closing of a Kentucky Medicaid contractor will leave a debt of $112,834 to the Marshall County Health Department. Kentucky Spir...
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Parkway interchange revamping to begin
By Alan Reed Tribune-Courier News Editor areed@tribunecourier.com PADUCAH — The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet anticipates a bid date of late this year to award a contract for a new interchange at...
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