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Ellis Park 2-year-olds showcased at Belmont Park

Ellis Park 2-year-olds showcased at Belmont Park

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 7th, 2017

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Lookin At Lee, Senior Investment carry banner into Triple Crown finale; Astoria-bound Waki Patriot highlights locals’ improving stock HENDERSON, Ky. (Wednesday, June 7, 2017) — Pea Patch to Big Apple: Ellis Park’s burgeoning 2-year-old program will be on display this week in New York. Kentucky […]

Morganfeld and Sturgis Chambers of Commerce merge to form Union County Chamber

Morganfeld and Sturgis Chambers of Commerce merge to form Union County Chamber

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 6th, 2017

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Two chambers merge to form Union County Chamber of Commerce MORGANFIELD, Ky. — After years of consideration and months of meetings, the Morganfield and Sturgis chambers of commerce have merged to create the new Union County Chamber of Commerce. “We want to have a unified […]

Solar Eclipse Business Training Seminar Free to Area Businesses

Solar Eclipse Business Training Seminar Free to Area Businesses

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 30th, 2017

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n Hopkinsville Solar Eclipse coordinators partner with Christian County Chamber of Commerce to promote preparedness Hopkinsville, KY – The City of Hopkinsville in partnership with the Christian County Chamber of Commerce will hold a business training seminar on Wednesday, May 31st from 8:00-10:00 a.m. at […]

Local industries Pay for Students to Earn While They Learn

Local industries Pay for Students to Earn While They Learn

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 30th, 2017

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(Henderson, KY) – There’s a new program in the region focused on providing education in the high-skill/high wage field of advanced manufacturing. Regional industry is on-board the Kyndle FAME Advanced Manufacturing Technology program, which educates technically-skilled technicians while also providing paid on-the-job training. The Kyndle […]

Economic Development Secretary Addresses Kyndle Annual Celebration

Economic Development Secretary Addresses Kyndle Annual Celebration

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 12th, 2017

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Kentucky’s new Economic Development Cabinet Secretary was one of the featured speakers at Thursday night’s Kyndle Annual Celebration. Click on this link to hear his remarks.

W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival announces 2017 presenting sponsor, Field & Main Bank

W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival announces 2017 presenting sponsor, Field & Main Bank

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 4th, 2017

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HENDERSON, KY – Field & Main Bank returns as presenting sponsor of the 2017 W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival, a four-day music festival that draws incredible talent and entertainment, as well as visitors, to Henderson, Ky., each year. This year’s event is June 14-17 […]

Field & Main Bank appoints Joe Meyer to serve as Bank President

Field & Main Bank appoints Joe Meyer to serve as Bank President

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 2nd, 2017

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HENDERSON, KY – Field & Main Bank has announced changes to its executive leadership team, which go into effect in June. Joe Meyer, partner at BKD, a national CPA and business advisory firm, will join Field & Main Bank to serve as president of the […]

Henderson County jobless rate hits 12-year low

Henderson County jobless rate hits 12-year low

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 29th, 2017

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​HENDERSON, Ky. — Henderson County’s annual unemployment rate fell to its lowest point in 12 years in 2016, according to figures released this week by the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training. ​The average jobless rate dipped to 4.7 percent last year, down from 4.9 […]

Kenergy Denies It Is Responcible for Q Wireless Interference Issues

Kenergy Denies It Is Responcible for Q Wireless Interference Issues

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 21st, 2017

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Kenergy says it has come to their attention that Q Wireless, a local internet provider, has stated their recent interference issues are the result of equipment installed by Kenergy. Kenergy Spokesman Kyle Heavrin says the Coop maintains and operates all of its equipment in strict […]

United changes policy, crew can’t displace seated passengers

United changes policy, crew can’t displace seated passengers

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 17th, 2017

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CHICAGO (AP) — United Airlines is changing a company policy and will no longer allow crew members to displace customers already onboard an airplane. The change comes after a passenger, Dr. David Dao, was dragged from a fully-booked United Express flight in Chicago because he […]