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  1. Jessie InmanRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Police are searching for a missing man after a single vehicle collision near the Brookport Bridge according to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department. On October 19 the department received a call around midnight.

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  2. Carolyn G. HollowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 22, 2017, at the Brookport Funeral Chapel with the Rev.

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  3. Locks and Dam 52 reopened to shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Locks and Dam 52 near Brookport, Illinois, reopened to Ohio River navigation over the weekend, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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  4. Ohio River backup stalls 564 bargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Rising river levels and the aging infrastructure of the Locks and Dams 52 and 53 near Brookport, Illinois, have closed Ohio River traffic and caused a near 60-mile backup of vessels.

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  5. Charles MassieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    He is survived by his mother, Melba Massie of Paducah; a daughter, April Massie of Maryland; a son, Wesley Massie of Jacksonville, Florida; three grandchildren; one sister, Debra Massie of Smithland; and two brothers, Kevin Massie and Dale Massie of Brookport.

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  6. Metropolis, IL man accused of disturbance has been arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | KFVS12

    A Metropolis, Illinois man has been arrested after a reported disturbance and leading officers on a chase on Friday, October 6. According to the Massac County Sheriff's Office, deputies were called to a disturbance on Unionville Road in the city limits of Brookport. When they arrived, deputies say a silver Chevrolet Camaro left the scene at a high rate of speed.

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  7. Metropolis, IL man accused of disturbance, leading officers on chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | KFVS12

    A Metropolis, Illinois man is wanted after a reported disturbance and leading officers on a chase on Friday, October 6. According to the Massac County Sheriff's Office, deputies were called to a disturbance on Unionville Road in the city limits of Brookport. When they arrived, deputies say a silver Chevrolet Camaro left the scene at a high rate of speed.

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  8. Viking Planning Hydrogen-powered Cruise ShipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | Marine News

    ... to produce USCG licensed merchant officers. The Ohio River was closed to commercial navigation on Monday near Brookport, Illinois, after a hydraulic system used to open... Liv Hovem will step in as CEO of DNV GL's Oil & Gas business area from ...

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  9. Suez Canal Orders Two Cutter Suction DredgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | Marine News

    ... The 15th ship of the Virginia Class, Colorado... The Ohio River was closed to commercial navigation on Monday near Brookport, Illinois, after a hydraulic system used to open... A high-speed rigid inflatable boat (RIB) will be featured in the first ...

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  10. Locks Failure Highlights US Infrastructure WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | Marine News

    The Ohio River was closed to commercial navigation on Monday near Brookport, Illinois, after a hydraulic system used to open and close lock gates at lock and dam 53 failed, the Waterways Council said. A queue of more than 65 towboats was waiting to pass through the area on Monday morning, the group said in a news release.

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  11. Ohio River closed to shipping after lock failure: industry groupRead the original story

    Monday Oct 2 | WHTC

    The Ohio River was closed to commercial navigation on Monday near Brookport, Illinois, after a hydraulic system used to open and close lock gates at lock and dam 53 failed, the Waterways Council said. A line of more than 65 towboats was waiting to pass through the area on Monday morning, the group said in a news release.

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  12. Elmer 'Cowboy' Leon Henderson Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... 3:50 p.m. Wednesday, September 27, 2017, at the Ray & Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center. Mr. Henderson was born in Brookport, Illinois, on March 5, 1926, to Elmer and Ruth Henderson. He served his country as a United States Marine during W.W.II, and ...

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  13. Church CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    New Bethel Free Will Baptist Church in Brookport, Ill., will celebrate its 123rd church anniversary on Sunday with special services at 2:30 p.m. featuring Henrietta Owens of Pilgrim Baptist Church in Paducah as the guest speaker.

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  14. Donald Lee BurrusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Donald Lee Burrus, 73, of Brookport, passed away at 5:47 a.m. Sunday, September 24, 2017, at Baptist Health Paducah.

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  15. Transportation Cabinet seeks information about damage/theft on two bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... County Sheriff's Department investigated a report of damage to navigation lights on the U.S. 45 Ohio River "Brookport" Bridge at Paducah. Someone had severely damaged a solar panel that powers critical navigation lights, prompting a report to the ...

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  16. Man accused of Metropolis battery, trespassRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    A Brookport man was arrested after assaulting a woman and trying to get her to perform a sexual act, Metropolis police reported.

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  17. Larry EdwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Ruble Edwards of Las Vegas and Randal Edwards and Tommy Edwards, both of Ledbetter; two sisters, Wanda Lane of Brookport, Illinois, and Betty Jean Inglish of Possum Trot; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. ...

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  18. Rolling down the riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... in the Ohio River near downtown Paducah. After an eight-day shutdown, the Ohio River at Lock and Dam 52 near Brookport, Ill., has reopened. An Ingram tow boat maneuvers barges Friday in the Ohio River near downtown Paducah. After an eight-day ...

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  19. Lock and Dam 52 operational againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | West Kentucky News

    By Kat Russell The Paducah Sun After an eight-day shutdown, the Ohio River at Lock and Dam 52 near Brookport, Illinois, has reopened. "We resumed locking at noon ," said U.S. Army Corps of Engineers spokeswoman Carol Labashosky, adding that commercial and recreational traffic is once again able to pass through the area.

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  20. Ohio River Locks and Dams 52 Likely to Reopen After Emergency RepairsRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2017 | Milling Journal

    On September 8, Ohio River Locks and Dam 52, near Brookport, IL, was closed to all traffic due to a component failure of the dam. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers performed emergency repairs and the lock should be operational by late Thursday .

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