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KENTUCKY MAN SENTENCED FOR ASSAULTING A MEMBER OF CONGRESS

KENTUCKY MAN SENTENCED FOR ASSAULTING A MEMBER OF CONGRESS

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 15th, 2018

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Senator Rand Paul attacked while mowing his yard. Indianapolis B Josh J. Minkler, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana, announced today that a Bowling Green, Kentucky, man was sentenced for assaulting a member of congress resulting in personal injury, a felony […]

State Association Urges Nonprofits to Get Up to Speed on New Law Requiring Charities to Charge Sales Tax

State Association Urges Nonprofits to Get Up to Speed on New Law Requiring Charities to Charge Sales Tax

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 15th, 2018

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky Nonprofit Network (KNN), the Commonwealth’s association of nonprofits, is providing resources and hosting a webinar on June 28 to help nonprofits learn how to comply with a new Kentucky law effective July 1 that requires organizations to collect sales tax from […]

CHFS and Its Partners Are Working to Keep Older Residents Safe

CHFS and Its Partners Are Working to Keep Older Residents Safe

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 15th, 2018

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Three Community Groups Awarded for Elder Abuse Prevention Efforts FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 14, 2018) – In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) on Friday, June 15, the Kentucky Adult Protective Services (APS) Branch asks all Kentuckians to help guard against elder abuse. APS, […]

Juvenile Charged With First Degree Rape – HPD

Juvenile Charged With First Degree Rape – HPD

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 14th, 2018

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Henderson City Police Detective Jake Isonhood was contacted last Friday to investigate an alleged sexual assault. HPD Public Information Officer Jennifer Richmond tells WSON News that a female juvenile reported that she had been forced to perform a sex act on a male juvenile numerous […]

Bridging Kentucky Program to Restore 1,000 Bridges Statewide

Bridging Kentucky Program to Restore 1,000 Bridges Statewide

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 14th, 2018

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New KYTC Program to address bridges needs in all 120 counties FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 14, 2018) – With a renewed focus on safety and protecting critical transportation assets, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is launching Bridging Kentucky – a statewide bridge program that will rehabilitate […]

Henderson Man Arrested for Rape of Morganfield Woman

Henderson Man Arrested for Rape of Morganfield Woman

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 13th, 2018

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The Investigation Yielded a Positive DNA Match MORGANFIELD, Ky. (June 12, 2018)— Kentucky State Police arrest a Henderson man today for rape after DNA linked him to the crime. The investigation was initiated by KSP on April 18, 2016 when an adult female stated she […]

Commission approves budget ordinance for FY2019 on first reading

Commission approves budget ordinance for FY2019 on first reading

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 13th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The City of Henderson Board of Commissioners passed on first reading a $31.286 million general fund budget and appropriations ordinance for the 2019 fiscal year at its regular meeting on Tuesday, June 12. The board also passed on first reading an ordinance […]

East End Park’s Sprayground to be Operational Again

East End Park’s Sprayground to be Operational Again

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 12th, 2018

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HENDERSON, KY, June 12, 2018– The sprayground water feature at East End Park will be operational again on Wednesday, June 13. The water feature, which was vandalized, was not opened as scheduled on Memorial Day weekend because a replacement part had to be ordered for […]

Closure along KY 758 in Pride Area of UNION County on THURSDAY, June 14th

Closure along KY 758 in Pride Area of UNION County on THURSDAY, June 14th

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 12th, 2018

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Traffic ADVISORY The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close a section of KY 758 in the Pride area of UNION County on Thursday, June 14, 2018. KY 758 will be closed at milepoint 5.15 to allow a cross drain to be replaced. This is along […]

UK Extension Service Taking Applications for Henderson Senior Farmers Market Voucher Program

UK Extension Service Taking Applications for Henderson Senior Farmers Market Voucher Program

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 12th, 2018

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Henderson Senior Farmers Market Voucher program is here again. Vouchers are available to any senior (60+ years old) and have income level of 185% of federal poverty level or lower. The Henderson County Cooperative Extension Service is the county facilitator for the Senior Farmers Market […]