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HPD Investigates Early Morning Vandalism

HPD Investigates Early Morning Vandalism

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 7th, 2017

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Shortly after 3 am Wednesday, Henderson City Police responded to Thornton’s and Cool Breeze Vapors on North Green Street concerning broken windows. A Thornton’s employee stated she was working when she heard glass break. Upon investigation she found the glass in one of the front […]

Creation Gardens INC. RECALLS GROUND BEEF AND BEEF PRIMAL CUT PRODUCTS  DUE TO POSSIBLE E. COLI O157:H7 CONTAMINATION

Creation Gardens INC. RECALLS GROUND BEEF AND BEEF PRIMAL CUT PRODUCTS DUE TO POSSIBLE E. COLI O157:H7 CONTAMINATION

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 6th, 2017

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WASHINGTON, June 5, 2017 – Creation Gardens, Inc., a Louisville, Ky., establishment, is recalling approximately 22,832 pounds of raw ground beef and beef primal cut products that may be contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) […]

Kentucky hospitals say drug overdoses constrain resources

Kentucky hospitals say drug overdoses constrain resources

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 6th, 2017

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(Information from: Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer, http://www.messenger-inquirer.com) OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — Amid the opioid epidemic in Kentucky, hospitals say overdoses have strained emergency rooms. The Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer reports that Kentucky hospital officials say drug overdose cases require intervention and critical care, tying up resources. According to the […]

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 2nd, 2017

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Celebrate National Trails Day on June 3rd FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 2, 2017) – Saturday, June 3rd is National Trails Day in Kentucky and across the United States. Hosted and organized by the American Hiking Society, National Trails Day is a nationally coordinated event to draw […]

Gov. Bevin establishes Charter Schools Advisory Council, reorganizes key education boards, councils and committees

Gov. Bevin establishes Charter Schools Advisory Council, reorganizes key education boards, councils and committees

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 2nd, 2017

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Executive action modernizes and strengthens Kentucky’s education system FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 2, 2017) – Governor Matt Bevin signed an executive order Friday that establishes the Kentucky Charter Schools Advisory Council to ensure successful implementation of House Bill 520 (HB 520). The order also realigns key […]

Kentucky to Celebrate 225th Birthday

Kentucky to Celebrate 225th Birthday

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 31st, 2017

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Events throughout the Commonwealth scheduled to celebrate anniversary of statehood FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 31, 2017) – The Kentucky Department of Tourism, among others throughout the state, will celebrate Kentucky’s 225th anniversary of statehood on June 1. Additional events will honor the Commonwealth during the course […]

Paving of five streets scheduled for Wednesday, May 31

Paving of five streets scheduled for Wednesday, May 31

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 30th, 2017

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HENDERSON, Ky. — The following streets are scheduled for paving on Wednesday, May 31, according to Public Works Engineer Dylan Ward: William & Mary Court from Sunset Lane to end North Elm Street from Watson Lane to 200 feetSouth of Watson Lane Springer Drive from […]

Student-created mural being added to east end park

Student-created mural being added to east end park

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 30th, 2017

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HENDERSON, KY, May 30, 2017 – East End Park, located at 214 Letcher St. in Henderson’s East End and just opened last fall, is getting a new feature: A mural designed and created by senior art students at Henderson County High School. Students in instructor […]

Traffic ADVISORY –  turn lane restrictions at the US 60/KY 425 Bypass intersection at HENDERSON starting Wednesday, May 31, 2017.

Traffic ADVISORY – turn lane restrictions at the US 60/KY 425 Bypass intersection at HENDERSON starting Wednesday, May 31, 2017.

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 30th, 2017

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans turn lane restrictions at the US 60/KY 425 Bypass intersection at HENDERSON starting Wednesday, May 31, 2017. The contractor plans to close the US 60 eastbound right turn lane to the KY 425 Henderson Bypass. The contractor […]

City Police Investigate Monday Night Armed Robbery at Subway

City Police Investigate Monday Night Armed Robbery at Subway

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 30th, 2017

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Around 10 pm Monday night Henderson City Police Public Information Officer Jennifer Richmond says a young white male subject dressed totally in black and carrying a black backpack entered the Subway restaurant on North Gardenmile Road and showed a handgun. Richmond says the subject demanded […]