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Kentucky hosting event spotlighting issues for older adults

Kentucky hosting event spotlighting issues for older adults

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 25th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky officials say a regional conference is planned in the state to spotlight issues that promote healthy aging. The state Cabinet for Health and Family Services says Kentucky will host this year’s annual conference from Sept. 30 through Oct. 3 in […]

Testing for Kentucky State Police academy begins this week

Testing for Kentucky State Police academy begins this week

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 25th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say testing starts this week for anyone who is interested in becoming a trooper. A statement from the agency says testing dates run from Sept. 25 through Oct. 11 to be part of a training class that begins […]

New, more secure Kentucky driver’s license designs unveiled

New, more secure Kentucky driver’s license designs unveiled

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 25th, 2018

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By DYLAN LOVAN , Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky transportation officials say newly redesigned driver’s licenses will enhance security and make it harder for counterfeiters to duplicate. State Department of Vehicle Regulation Commissioner Matt Henderson showed off the design at a news conference […]

Kentucky league of cities presenting award locally to Mayor steve austin

Kentucky league of cities presenting award locally to Mayor steve austin

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 25th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. – Kentucky League of Cities Deputy Executive Director J.D. Chaney will visit Henderson on Tuesday, Sept. 25, to present an award locally to Mayor Steve Austin. Austin was named KLC Elected City Official of the Year at an awards luncheon last week during […]

Kyndle to celebrate Manufacturing Month in October

Kyndle to celebrate Manufacturing Month in October

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 20th, 2018

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Kyndle will recognize October being Manufacturing Month by organizing a set of tours of local industries for technical students as well as recognizing industries at its 2018 Industry Appreciation Luncheon. Manufacturing Month and Manufacturing Day, which is October 5, addresses common misperceptions about manufacturing by […]

Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet releases August 2018 unemployment report

Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet releases August 2018 unemployment report

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 20th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Sept. 20, 2018) — Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary August 2018 unemployment rate was 4.4 percent, according to the Kentucky Center for Statistics (KYSTATS), an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. The unemployment rate for August 2018 was up from the […]

HOME INVASION SHOOTING UPDATE

HOME INVASION SHOOTING UPDATE

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 20th, 2018

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On 9/19/18, officers responded to a home invasion at 2491 Wood Drive Apt. C. Upon arrival, Zachary Pearson (resident) was found with two gunshot wounds, one to his shoulder and one to his leg. Pearson stated that a group of 4-5 men stormed into his […]

Traffic ADVISORY – Street & Highway Closures Planned in SEBREE Community of WEBSTER County starting MON, SEPT 24

Traffic ADVISORY – Street & Highway Closures Planned in SEBREE Community of WEBSTER County starting MON, SEPT 24

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 20th, 2018

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CSX Railroad plans several street and highway closures in Sebree for rail crossing upgrades starting Monday, September 24, 2018. CSX plans to close Dixon Street and Webster Street Monday & Tuesday, September 24 & 25. This closure could continue into Wednesday morning. CSX plans to […]

Traffic ADVISORY – US 41 CLOSED by Sinkhole at KY 112 Intersection in EARLINGTON

Traffic ADVISORY – US 41 CLOSED by Sinkhole at KY 112 Intersection in EARLINGTON

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 19th, 2018

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US 41 is blocked at the intersection of KY 112 in EARLINGTON due to a sinkhole in the intersection. The roadway at this site along US 41 at the 12 mile marker in Hopkins County has been closes since about 12:30 p.m., CDT. A KYTC […]

Community Group Hosting Lorie Maltby presentation on   Elbert Ball and the WW1 Polar Expedition

Community Group Hosting Lorie Maltby presentation on Elbert Ball and the WW1 Polar Expedition

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 19th, 2018

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Henderson, KY. – The community group, “Henderson and the Great War,” will host local history professor Lorie Maltby on Thursday, October 4, at 6 pm, in the Henderson County Public Library Multipurpose room. Lorie will discuss Hendersonian Elbert Ball and his participation in the little […]