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Closure on KY 758 in UNION County on THURSDAY, June 21st

Closure on KY 758 in UNION County on THURSDAY, June 21st

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 20th, 2018

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close a section of KY 758 in UNION County on Thursday, June 21, 2018. KY 758 will be closed near the 8 mile marker to allow a cross drain to be replaced. This closure site is […]

Additional Charges Brought Against Man Already Incarcerated For Golf Course Burglaries

Additional Charges Brought Against Man Already Incarcerated For Golf Course Burglaries

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 19th, 2018

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ONE OF THE THREE HENDERSON MEN CHARGED WITH THE RECENT BREAKINS AT THE MUNICIPAL GOLF COURSE IS NOW FACING EVEN MORE CHARGES. HENDERSON CITY POLICE SAY 18-YEAR OLD CHARLES IVIE JUNIOR IS BEING CHARGED WITH THE RECENT BREAK-IN AT THE NEW HOPE ANIMAL RESCUE ON […]

Holiday Trash Collection Schedules will be Altered for July 4th Week

Holiday Trash Collection Schedules will be Altered for July 4th Week

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 19th, 2018

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HENDERSON, KY, June 19, 2018– Trash collection in the City of Henderson and services at the landfill/transfer station will be operating on a different schedule the week of July 4th. Wednesday, July 4, is a holiday for City of Henderson employees and there will be […]

Ex-police officer convicted of arrest without probable cause

Ex-police officer convicted of arrest without probable cause

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 19th, 2018

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — A former Kentucky police officer has been convicted of arresting a person without probable cause. The U.S. Justice Department said in a news release Monday that William Dukes Jr. was found guilty last week in federal court in Owensboro. The release […]

Commission finalizes budget ordinance for FY2019

Commission finalizes budget ordinance for FY2019

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 19th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The City of Henderson Board of Commissioners finalized a $31.286 million general fund budget and appropriations ordinance for the 2019 fiscal year at a special-called meeting on Monday, June 18. The board also finalized an ordinance amending the 2018 budget to make […]

Project Team Updates Preliminary Alternatives for I-69 ORX

Project Team Updates Preliminary Alternatives for I-69 ORX

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 18th, 2018

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20180618 MATT Updated Alternatives Handout FINAL (reduced size) Preferred alternative expected this fall Evansville, Ind. (June 18, 2018) – The I-69 Ohio River Crossing (I-69 ORX) Project Team has updated the preliminary alternatives being considered for a new I-69 bridge and interstate connections. The updates […]

Three Men Arrested in Connection with Recent Break-ins at Municipal Golf Course

Three Men Arrested in Connection with Recent Break-ins at Municipal Golf Course

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 18th, 2018

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According to Henderson Police Department Public Information Officer Jennifer Richmond, City police responded to a June 11th burglary at the Henderson Municipal Golf Course located at 1801 North Elm Street. Money was found missing and there was damage to the facility. Three days later Officer […]

KENTUCKY MAN SENTENCED FOR ASSAULTING A MEMBER OF CONGRESS

KENTUCKY MAN SENTENCED FOR ASSAULTING A MEMBER OF CONGRESS

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 15th, 2018

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Senator Rand Paul attacked while mowing his yard. Indianapolis B Josh J. Minkler, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana, announced today that a Bowling Green, Kentucky, man was sentenced for assaulting a member of congress resulting in personal injury, a felony […]

State Association Urges Nonprofits to Get Up to Speed on New Law Requiring Charities to Charge Sales Tax

State Association Urges Nonprofits to Get Up to Speed on New Law Requiring Charities to Charge Sales Tax

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 15th, 2018

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky Nonprofit Network (KNN), the Commonwealth’s association of nonprofits, is providing resources and hosting a webinar on June 28 to help nonprofits learn how to comply with a new Kentucky law effective July 1 that requires organizations to collect sales tax from […]

CHFS and Its Partners Are Working to Keep Older Residents Safe

CHFS and Its Partners Are Working to Keep Older Residents Safe

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 15th, 2018

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Three Community Groups Awarded for Elder Abuse Prevention Efforts FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 14, 2018) – In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) on Friday, June 15, the Kentucky Adult Protective Services (APS) Branch asks all Kentuckians to help guard against elder abuse. APS, […]