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Governor Bevin Signs Rep. Suzanne Miles’s Bill to Boost Kentucky Economy into Law

Governor Bevin Signs Rep. Suzanne Miles’s Bill to Boost Kentucky Economy into Law

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 10th, 2017

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 10, 2017) – Governor Bevin has signed legislation that will have an enormous positive economic impact on both the aluminum and trucking industries in Kentucky. House Bill 184, sponsored by Rep. Suzanne Miles, R-Owensboro, will allow trucks hauling metal commodities such as […]

Traffic Advisory – contractor plans to close a section of KY 812/Airline Road in HENDERSON County starting TODAY, April 10th

Traffic Advisory – contractor plans to close a section of KY 812/Airline Road in HENDERSON County starting TODAY, April 10th

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 10th, 2017

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close a section of KY 812/Airline Road in HENDERSON County starting Monday, April 10, 2017. KY 812 will be closed at mile point 4.2 to allow a deck overlay on the Elam Ditch Bridge. This is […]

Traffic ADVISORY – contractor plans milling & paving along a section of US 60 in HENDERSON County starting TODAY, April 10th

Traffic ADVISORY – contractor plans milling & paving along a section of US 60 in HENDERSON County starting TODAY, April 10th

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 10th, 2017

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans milling & paving along a section of US 60 in HENDERSON County starting Monday, April 10, 2017. Milling along US 60 will run from about the 14 mile marker to about the 19 mile marker in Henderson […]

Training to focus on backlog of sexual assault evidence kits

Training to focus on backlog of sexual assault evidence kits

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 7th, 2017

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear’s office says training sessions planned this month will focus on the backlog of sexual assault forensic evidence kits. The three-day training sessions are for law enforcement, prosecutors and victim advocates. The sessions are set for April […]

Solar panels to help power Kentucky Coal Museum

Solar panels to help power Kentucky Coal Museum

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 7th, 2017

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Coal Museum won’t need as much coal anymore. The museum in Benham, Kentucky, is installing solar panels on its roof, part of a project aimed at lowering the energy costs of one of the city’s largest electric customers. Opened […]

Gov. Bevin Eliminates Dozens of Obsolete Boards and Commissions

Gov. Bevin Eliminates Dozens of Obsolete Boards and Commissions

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 6th, 2017

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Red Tape Reduction efforts target 30 percent of Kentucky’s 570+ boards FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 6, 2017) – Gov. Matt Bevin, as part of his Red Tape Reduction initiative, has signed documents to eliminate more than 65 obsolete, inactive and superseded boards and commissions. A 2012 […]

Proactive Patrol Reminder To Motorists

Proactive Patrol Reminder To Motorists

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 6th, 2017

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HENDERSON, Ky. (April 6, 2017)–The Kentucky State Police would like to offer periodic reminders to drivers who travel our roadways. Our agency strives daily to ensure the safety of the motoring public. Some of these proactive measures include various roadside safety checkpoints and saturating known […]

Henderson Recycling Schedule Change Due to Easter Holiday

Henderson Recycling Schedule Change Due to Easter Holiday

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 6th, 2017

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Henderson County Recycling will be closed Friday April 14, 2017 and Saturday April 15, 2017 in observance of Good Friday and the Easter Holiday. After hours drop off and weekend drop off is always available. Normal business hours will resume Monday April 17th, 2017.

Municipal golf course closed wednesday, april 12

Municipal golf course closed wednesday, april 12

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 6th, 2017

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Routine maintenance will be done on greens HENDERSON, KY, April 6, 2017– The City of Henderson’s Municipal Golf Course will be closed on Wednesday, April 12, for aerification and routine maintenance of the greens. The course will reopen with normal hours on Thursday, April 13. […]

Traffic ADVISORY – daytime lane & load width restriction on the Shawneetown Bridge starting Monday, April 10th

Traffic ADVISORY – daytime lane & load width restriction on the Shawneetown Bridge starting Monday, April 10th

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 6th, 2017

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans a daytime lane and load width restriction on the KY 56/Illinois Route 13 Ohio River “Shawneetown” Bridge starting Monday, April 10 2017. This daytime lane and 10 ft. load width restriction is to allow use of a […]