Government

The Latest: False plates spurred chase that ended in crash – Cause of Deaths Released by Coroner

The Latest: False plates spurred chase that ended in crash – Cause of Deaths Released by Coroner

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 1st, 2017

0 Comments

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Southwestern Indiana police say a pursuit that ended when a fleeing motorist crashed into another car, fatally injuring two children, began when officers tried to stop the man because his car had false plates. Evansville Police Sgt. Jason Cullum said Thursday […]

KSP Charges Owensboro Man with the Murder of Tromain Mackall

KSP Charges Owensboro Man with the Murder of Tromain Mackall

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 1st, 2017

0 Comments

UPDATE (11-30-2017): Kentucky State Police detectives at Post 16 in Henderson arrest a Daviess County man in connection to the Kidnapping and Murder of Tromain Mackall. KSP Public Information officer Trooper Cory King says detectives charged Christopher S. Hill, 33 of Owensboro with Murder, Kidnapping […]

REPRESENTATIVE ROBBY MILLS FILES TO RUN FOR THE KENTUCKY STATE SENATE’ S 4TH DISTRICT

REPRESENTATIVE ROBBY MILLS FILES TO RUN FOR THE KENTUCKY STATE SENATE’ S 4TH DISTRICT

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 29th, 2017

0 Comments

Henderson, KY–  On Wednesday , Rep. Robby Mills announced his intention to run for the Kentucky State Senate’s 4th District .The 4th district includes all of Caldwell , Crittenden, Henderson, Livingston, Union, and Webster Counties. “Our region deserves to have a conservative voice in Frankfort […]

Henderson Man Injuried When Motorcycles Crashes in Audubon Park

Henderson Man Injuried When Motorcycles Crashes in Audubon Park

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 29th, 2017

0 Comments

A Henderson man is recovering from injuries received when his Honda Shadow motorcycle crashed on John James Audubon State Park Drive. The mishap occurred Tuesday afternoon according to Henderson city Police Public Information Officer Jennifer Richmond. 53-year old Christopher Byrd of Canoe Creek Drive suffered […]

Commission hears reports on HWU audit, humane society activity, need for niches at cemetery

Commission hears reports on HWU audit, humane society activity, need for niches at cemetery

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 29th, 2017

0 Comments

HENDERSON, Ky. – A presentation on the Henderson Water Utility’s annual audit, a quarterly report from the Humane Society of Henderson County and a presentation about the need for niches to hold burial urns were all part of the Board of Commissioners regular meeting on […]

Christmas in the park opening in Downtown Central Park  

Christmas in the park opening in Downtown Central Park  

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 27th, 2017

0 Comments

HENDERSON, Ky. – The 32nd-annual Christmas in the Park celebration in downtown Henderson’s historic Central Park will officially open with the tree lighting ceremony at 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1. There are more than 15,000 lights in the display and the popular cutouts will […]

City Manager Names Acting Police Chief  

City Manager Names Acting Police Chief  

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 22nd, 2017

0 Comments

HENDERSON, KY, November 22, 2017– A 17-year veteran of the Henderson Police Department has been named to fill a vacancy that will occur when Chief Charles “Chip” Stauffer’s retirement goes into effect on Dec. 1. Lt. Jason M. Hargitt was named to the position of […]

Christmas holiday events offered at Kentucky parks

Christmas holiday events offered at Kentucky parks

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 21st, 2017

0 Comments

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky State Parks system is gearing up for the Christmas season by offering candlelight tours, special meals and entertainment. Parks officials say special Christmas tours are planned at such historic homes as Waveland, White Hall and My Old Kentucky Home. […]

KSP Stepping Up Enforcement Over the Thanksgiving Holiday

KSP Stepping Up Enforcement Over the Thanksgiving Holiday

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 21st, 2017

0 Comments

A Significant Amount of Travelers are Expected to Hit the Roads     HENDERSON, Ky. – (November 20, 2017) — Historically, the Thanksgiving Holiday travel is one of the busiest and deadliest holidays of the year.  AAA estimates nearly 51 million travelers will journey 50 […]

Henderson Circuit Court Clerk Files for Full Term in Office

Henderson Circuit Court Clerk Files for Full Term in Office

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 21st, 2017

0 Comments

Herb McKee Jr. recently filed for office at the Henderson County Clerk’s office. Here is the background information he has provided WSON News concerning his run for a full four year term. Dear Bill Stephens: Thank you for the opportunity to send in my candidate […]