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Kyndle FAME Holds Signing Day

Kyndle FAME Holds Signing Day

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 6th, 2018

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(Henderson, KY) – Kyndle FAME recognized students chosen for the 2018 Kyndle FAME program as part of a Signing Day Ceremony on June 5, 2018 held at Henderson Community College. The program is a partnership between the Kyndle FAME sponsor employers, economic development organization Kyndle, […]

Three Kyndle Region Census Tracts Designated  As Opportunity Zone

Three Kyndle Region Census Tracts Designated As Opportunity Zone

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 13th, 2018

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Friday, April 13, 2018 – Gov. Bevin recently announced three census tracts in the Kyndle region as being certified by the U.S. Department of Treasury as an Opportunity Zone. The Opportunity Zone is a program in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 that […]

State releases county unemployment data for February 2018

State releases county unemployment data for February 2018

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 30th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 29, 2018) – Unemployment rates fell in 119 Kentucky counties between February 2017 and February 2018 and rose in one (Metcalfe County), according to the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics (KCEWS), an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development […]

Pioneer Plastics to Upgrade Webster County Plant, Create 17 Jobs

Pioneer Plastics to Upgrade Webster County Plant, Create 17 Jobs

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 29th, 2018

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Company will add production capacity to meet demand Kyndle announced Pioneer Plastics, which manufactures a range of products for the restaurant, retail and appliance industries, will invest $600,000 and create 17 full-time jobs as it renovates its facility in Dixon. Pioneer will purchase new equipment […]

City Manager Russell Sights wins DHP ‘Heart of Henderson’ Award

City Manager Russell Sights wins DHP ‘Heart of Henderson’ Award

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 22nd, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The City of Henderson’s City Manager Russell Sights was named the recipient of the Downtown Henderson Partnership’s most prestigious award, the Heart of Henderson Award, at the organization’s 24th-annual Awards Breakfast on Thursday morning, March 22, at Rookies Banquet Room. The award […]

Kyndle seeks award nominations, sponsorships for 2018 Annual Dinner

Kyndle seeks award nominations, sponsorships for 2018 Annual Dinner

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 8th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Kentucky — Do you know someone deserving of Henderson’s highest honor? Do you know a local small-business owner who has worked to make this community better and excelled at commerce, and deserves to be recognized? Do you want your company’s name before the eyes […]

Kentucky’s annual unemployment rate at lowest level since 2000

Kentucky’s annual unemployment rate at lowest level since 2000

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 5th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (March 5, 2018) – Kentucky’s annual unemployment rate dropped to 4.9 percent in 2017 from 5.1 percent in 2016, while nonfarm employment gained 11,300 jobs, according to the Kentucky Center for Education and Workforce Statistics (KCEWS), an agency of the Kentucky Education and […]

DOWNTOWN HENDERSON PARTNERSHIP ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR ANNUAL AWARDS

DOWNTOWN HENDERSON PARTNERSHIP ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR ANNUAL AWARDS

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 15th, 2018

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HENDERSON, KY (Feb. 14, 2018) – The Downtown Henderson Partnership is now accepting nominations for its annual awards to be presented at the 24th Annual Awards Breakfast on March 22, 2018. Awards include Excellence in Preservation, Business of the Year, Downtowner of the Year, Volunteer […]

Court Sides with Bevin Administration on Right-to-Work

Court Sides with Bevin Administration on Right-to-Work

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 24th, 2018

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HB 1 has already resulted in unprecedented economic investment across the state FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 24, 2018) – The Franklin Circuit Court has dismissed a lawsuit brought by labor unions challenging the Commonwealth’s historic new right-to-work law. House Bill 1, passed by the 2017 General […]