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Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 18th, 2017

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On December 17th at approximately 8:50 pm, deputies with the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office located a black Dodge Neon that had been reported stolen to the Henderson (KY) Police Department. Further information placed the driver as a suspect in a robbery within Henderson City. Deputies […]

Kentucky lawmaker won’t resign; says assault claim false

Kentucky lawmaker won’t resign; says assault claim false

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 13th, 2017

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Republican state representative in Kentucky says a woman’s claim that he sexually assaulted her in 2013 has no merit and he won’t resign. Dan Johnson made the announcement at his church on Tuesday, a day after the Kentucky Center for […]

Kentucky governor might not call special session

Kentucky governor might not call special session

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 12th, 2017

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Republican governor has acknowledged for the first time he might not call a special session of the state legislature to overhaul one of the country’s worst funded public pension systems. Matt Bevin has said repeatedly he would call a special […]

Timothy Southard has become the second person to file for Dist. 3 Magistrate in Henderson County

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 11th, 2017

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After many years of watching local politics, Timothy Southard has decided to throw his hat in the ring in next year’s local election. In a statement Southard says he believes new blood is needed for a new and prosperous future. Southard says he’s a lifelong […]

Eagle Watch Weekends Available At Kentucky State Parks

Eagle Watch Weekends Available At Kentucky State Parks

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 8th, 2017

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Trips Available In January, February FRANKFORT, Ky. – (Dec. 8, 2017) –  A unique Kentucky State Park tradition – Eagle Watch Weekends – will be offered once again in January and February 2018. The park system sponsors this wildlife-watching opportunity as bald eagles gather around the […]

State Urges Propane Customers to Plan for Winter

State Urges Propane Customers to Plan for Winter

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 8th, 2017

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Inventories of U.S. heating oil and propane are lower this year  FRANKFORT, Ky. (Dec. 7, 2017) – The Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet (EEC) and Kentucky’s propane industry want Kentuckians to be prepared to meet their home heating demands this winter. “Weather is a dominant influence in […]

GOP House members ask Kentucky governor not to call session

GOP House members ask Kentucky governor not to call session

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 7th, 2017

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky GOP House members are asking Republican Gov. Matt Bevin not to call a special legislative session on pension reform before the end of the year. The Courier Journal reports that a large majority of House Republicans sent a letter making […]

KSP Offers Winter Driving Tips to Motorists

KSP Offers Winter Driving Tips to Motorists

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 7th, 2017

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HENDERSON, Ky. – (December 05, 2017) – The Tristate may experience its first dusting to a blanket of snow for the season later Friday night and into Saturday morning. Not only does snow and ice cause travel issues but now the influx of temperatures hold […]

City Leaf Collections Continue

City Leaf Collections Continue

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 6th, 2017

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leaf collection season has had special challenges   HENDERSON, KY, December 5, 2017 – If you still have leaves that haven’t been collected, rest assured that they will be picked up. City of Henderson Public Works Department has faced a perfect storm this season with […]

State releases county unemployment data for October 2017  

State releases county unemployment data for October 2017  

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 1st, 2017

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State releases county unemployment data for October 2017   FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 30, 2017) –  Unemployment rates fell in 88 Kentucky counties, stayed the same in ten and rose in 22 counties between October 2016 and October 2017, according to the Kentucky Center for Education and […]