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Overnight water line repair to close Green Street on Tuesday, Dec. 11

Overnight water line repair to close Green Street on Tuesday, Dec. 11

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 10th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. — Henderson Water Utility (HWU) is planning to repair a waterline leak starting Tuesday evening (12/11/2018) and continuing overnight. This time has been chosen to avoid peak traffic times. This work will result in Green Street between Third and Fourth streets being closed […]

NATURAL GAS PRICES RISING – CONSERVATION PRACTICES CAN HELP LOWER UTILITY BILLS

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 7th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. — HENDERSON, Ky. – Early season reports from the Kentucky PSC with a forecast for lower utility bills have not held true. Instead, higher than anticipated costs for natural gas and early cold temperatures are teaming up to indicate that consumers can expect […]

Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 6th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Dec. 6, 2018) – Gov. Matt Bevin has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, in observance of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. This is in memory and honor of the more than […]

Personalized license plates expire in birth month beginning in January 2019

Personalized license plates expire in birth month beginning in January 2019

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 6th, 2018

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House Bill 530 syncs renewal window with standard issue plates FRANKFORT, Ky. (Dec. 6, 2018) – The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has announced all personalized license plates will transition to a birth month expiration beginning January 2, 2019 to comply with House Bill 530. This legislative […]

Traffic Advisory – Lane Restriction on SB Bi-State Memorial Twin Bridge

Traffic Advisory – Lane Restriction on SB Bi-State Memorial Twin Bridge

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 6th, 2018

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Charter Spectrum Cable has a permit for a night work zone lane restriction along the southbound lanes of the US 41 Twin Bridges between Henderson and Evansville with work expected to continue through December 21, 2018. This southbound work zone is to allow a Charter […]

Veterans Exhibit open through December

Veterans Exhibit open through December

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 5th, 2018

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Remembering Henderson’s connection to the attack on Pearl Harbor, on December 7, 1941, the Depot Community Room’s 2018 Veterans Exhibit includes an expanded display on Admiral E.H. Kimmel, a native Hendersonian who was Commander of the Pacific Fleet at the time of the attack that […]

KSP Encourages Drivers to Prepare for Winter Driving

KSP Encourages Drivers to Prepare for Winter Driving

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 4th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky.(Dec. 4, 2018) – With the possibility of wintery weather moving into the Commonwealth this week, the Kentucky State Police (KSP) is cautioning motorists to be prepared for hazardous driving conditions. “Winter driving can present formidable challenges including sleet, snow, slick roads, freezing temperatures […]

Santa, Elves Answer Children’s Christmas Letters

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 4th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. – In a few days when he leaves for the North Pole to pack his sleigh for his big annual delivery night, Santa Claus will mail a bundle of reply letters from the post office in Santa Claus, Ind., that bears his name. […]

Line-Clearing Essential for Efficient Power Delivery

Line-Clearing Essential for Efficient Power Delivery

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 4th, 2018

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HENDERSON, KY, December 3, 2018– When your community has been recognized as a Tree City USA for 23 years, trees are clearly something cherished and valued as an asset. But when those trees are planted in locations that impact utility services, liability can quickly outdistance […]

New Harvest Record Set for Modern Gun Deer Season

New Harvest Record Set for Modern Gun Deer Season

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 3rd, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 30, 2018) — A record 106,797 deer were taken over Kentucky’s 16-day modern gun season that concluded Nov. 25, topping the previous record from 2015 by almost 1,400 deer. “We anticipated an increase in harvest for the season due to several changes […]