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Memorial Day is time to show respect and reflect – Column By Senator Dorsey Ridley

Memorial Day is time to show respect and reflect – Column By Senator Dorsey Ridley

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 18th, 2018

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FRANKFORT — Memorial Day is a time to remember those brave Americans who fought for our nation and its freedom. This national day of remembrance is especially close to our hearts this year as our young men and women are fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan […]

Motorists Urged to Be On The Lookout for Farm Equipment On The Movealong Area Highways

Motorists Urged to Be On The Lookout for Farm Equipment On The Movealong Area Highways

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 16th, 2018

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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is urging motorists to be alert for farm equipment on the move along highways across the region. In 2017, there were 189 farm tractor-related crashes in Kentucky. There were 40 injury crashes and 6 farm tractor-related fatal crashes on Kentucky highways […]

National Police Week 2018: HOnoring and Remembering our Fallen Law Enforcement Officers

National Police Week 2018: HOnoring and Remembering our Fallen Law Enforcement Officers

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 9th, 2018

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Henderson, KY – Again this year, communities across the United States will come together during National Police Week—May 13-19—to honor and remember those law enforcement officers who made the ultimate sacrifice, as well as the family members, friends and fellow officers they left behind. This […]

KSP Offers Free School Safety Resource for Educators

KSP Offers Free School Safety Resource for Educators

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 4th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 4, 2018) As part of its Safe Schools Program, the Kentucky State Police (KSP) is rolling out a new video, ‘Be Prepared, not Scared’, that provides tips for keeping children safe in schools. The video is designed for pre-school through elementary-level students […]

Presidential Disaster Declared for Kentucky Counties Impacted by Severe Weather and Flooding

Presidential Disaster Declared for Kentucky Counties Impacted by Severe Weather and Flooding

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 27th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 27, 2018) – President Donald Trump has authorized assistance for certain Kentucky counties that suffered significant damage as a result of the severe weather and flooding event occurring from Feb. 21, 2018 through March 21, 2018. “We are grateful to the President […]

Commission allocates funds to outside agencies; passes first readings on HWU rate table, natural gas services

Commission allocates funds to outside agencies; passes first readings on HWU rate table, natural gas services

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 25th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The City of Henderson Board of Commissioners conducted its annual public hearing on outside agency funding and passed the first readings of ordinances on both water, wastewater and stormwater services and natural gas service at its regular meeting on Tuesday, April 24. […]

Less than week left to register to vote in Kentucky primary

Less than week left to register to vote in Kentucky primary

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 17th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentuckians have less than a week left to register to vote in next month’s primary election. The deadline to register is April 23. Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes says county clerks’ offices statewide will accept online and paper applications until […]

Traffic ADVISORY  – Northbound Work Zone on US 41 Twin Bridges at Henderson on THURSDAY,April 19th

Traffic ADVISORY – Northbound Work Zone on US 41 Twin Bridges at Henderson on THURSDAY,April 19th

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 17th, 2018

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to restrict northbound traffic to one lane on the US 41 Twin Bridges between Henderson and Evansville on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Northbound traffic will be restricted to one lane on the US 41 Twin Bridges on […]

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 […]

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week (April 8-14) Honors Silent Heroes Behind The Headsets

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week (April 8-14) Honors Silent Heroes Behind The Headsets

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 10th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. (April 08, 2018) — Telecommunicators at Kentucky State Police Post 16-Henderson in will be recognized along with more than 200,000 of their fellow communicators nationwide April 8-14 during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. These silent heroes behind the headsets are more than just […]