Business

REP. SUZANNE MILES JOINS OTHER HOUSE REPUBLICANS IN EXPRESSING OPPOSITION TO PROPOSED ANTI-AGRICULTURE RULE

REP. SUZANNE MILES JOINS OTHER HOUSE REPUBLICANS IN EXPRESSING OPPOSITION TO PROPOSED ANTI-AGRICULTURE RULE

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 23rd, 2018

0 Comments

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Representative Suzanne Miles of Owensboro has joined other Western Kentucky legislators in sending a letter to the Food and Drug Administration urging them to reject a rule under consideration which would severely undermine Kentucky’s signature tobacco industry. Representatives Suzanne Miles, Richard Heath, […]

Kyndle Names New Chamber Membership Sales Representative

Kyndle Names New Chamber Membership Sales Representative

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 12th, 2018

0 Comments

HENDERSON, KY. — Jordan Staples, a native of Henderson, Kentucky, has been named the Membership Sales Representative and will be joining the staff of Kyndle on July 23. Staples will serve in this newly created position and will be tasked with increasing Henderson Chamber of […]

OFFICIALS AT TWO WESTERN KENTUCKY MINES CHARGED WITH CHEATING ON SAFETY AND LYING TO REGULATORS ABOUT BLACK LUNG-CAUSING RISKS TO MINERS

OFFICIALS AT TWO WESTERN KENTUCKY MINES CHARGED WITH CHEATING ON SAFETY AND LYING TO REGULATORS ABOUT BLACK LUNG-CAUSING RISKS TO MINERS

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 11th, 2018

0 Comments

Those charged include Mine Superintendent and Multiple Safety Officials. OWENSBORO, Ky. – United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman announced that 8 former supervisory and safety officials at Armstrong Coal, formerly of Madisonville, KY, were charged by a Federal Grand Jury today with Conspiracy to Defraud […]

Kyndle FAME Holds Signing Day

Kyndle FAME Holds Signing Day

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 6th, 2018

0 Comments

(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

0 Comments

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

0 Comments

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

0 Comments

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

0 Comments

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 […]