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Study: Older, less educated at risk in Medicaid changes

Study: Older, less educated at risk in Medicaid changes

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 16th, 2018

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By ADAM BEAM, Associated Press FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — As Kentucky prepares to impose the nation’s first work requirements for Medicaid, a new study suggests the people most likely to lose their coverage are older and in poor health while those most likely to keep their […]

Boil Water Advisory in Effect for Anthoston Area

Boil Water Advisory in Effect for Anthoston Area

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 14th, 2018

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To the Henderson County Water Distrist customers receiving water in the Anthoston area: Henderson County Water District has issued a boil advisory due to a water main that needed to be replaced due to a break. The customers affected area between the addresses of 10558-10743 […]

Commission awards bid for demolition of former ibt sanctuary

Commission awards bid for demolition of former ibt sanctuary

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 14th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. – Following recommendations from staff, the City of Henderson Board of Commissioners awarded a bid for the demolition of the former Immanuel Baptist Temple at its regular meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 13. The City-owned property at 540 Second St. is expected for become […]

Take a Road Trip through Kentucky Utilizing Tourism’s 2018 Official Visitor’s Guide

Take a Road Trip through Kentucky Utilizing Tourism’s 2018 Official Visitor’s Guide

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 12th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 12, 2018) – The Kentucky Department of Tourism has announced the release of the 2018 Official Kentucky Visitor’s Guide. The guide features unique Kentucky activities, attractions, lodging, shopping, entertainment, recreation and authentic dining options to inspire visitors to take a road trip […]

City staff to start cleaning up cemeteries week of Feb. 12

City staff to start cleaning up cemeteries week of Feb. 12

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 12th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. — The City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department staff will begin cleaning up our city-owned cemeteries – Fairmont and Fernwood – the week of Feb. 12 in preparation for spring and the mowing season that is not very far in the future. […]

HENDERSON’S JASON WARD WINS PRESTIGIOUS LEWIS B. COMBS AWARD

HENDERSON’S JASON WARD WINS PRESTIGIOUS LEWIS B. COMBS AWARD

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 9th, 2018

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A MEMBER OF THE LOCAL STATE HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE OFFICE WHO ALSO SERVES IN THE U.S. MILITARY HAS WON ONE OF THE NAVY’S HIGHEST AWARDS COMMANDER LANCE FLOOD, ON BEHALF OF THE CEC-SEABEE HISTORICAL FOUNDATION HAS ANNOUNCED THE RECIPIENT OF THE REAR ADMIRAL LEWIS B. COMBS […]

INDOT Releases I-69 Section 6 Final Environmental Impact Statement

INDOT Releases I-69 Section 6 Final Environmental Impact Statement

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 9th, 2018

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Combined FEIS and Record of Decision put project on path to completion INDIANAPOLIS (February 8, 2018) – The final leg of Interstate 69 in Indiana is a step closer to completion with the release of the Tier 2 Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) and Record […]

Gov. Bevin Appoints Adam R. O’Nan as  Union County Judge-Executive

Gov. Bevin Appoints Adam R. O’Nan as Union County Judge-Executive

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 8th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. 8, 2018) – Gov. Matt Bevin has appointed Adam R. O’Nan, of Sturgis, as County Judge-Executive of Union County. O’Nan is a farmer and has owned the restaurant Doc and Betty’s Place since 2013. “I am honored and humbled to receive this […]

Links to Fly-over Vids of I-69 Bridge Alternatives

Links to Fly-over Vids of I-69 Bridge Alternatives

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 7th, 2018

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As mentioned on WSON’s Speak Up public Affairs program this morning here are the links to the fly-over videos of I-69 corridors now available to download: Just copy and paste in your browser. West Alternative 1: https://www.dropbox.com/s/7wgf187rfydy8rd/20180206%20VID%20West%20Alt%201%20Flyover%20FINAL.mp4?dl=0 West Alternative 2: https://www.dropbox.com/s/62r6ugkazywhapl/20180206%20VID%20West%20Alt%202%20Flyover%20FINAL.mp4?dl=0 Central Alternative 1: https://www.dropbox.com/s/4tsqtv0frdgy0qs/20180206%20VID%20Central%20Alt%201%20Flyover%20FINAL.mp4?dl=0 […]

Traffic ADVISORY UPDATE Snow & Ice Report at 4:30 a.m., CST (D2)

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

February 7th, 2018

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Freezing rain and sleet has started moving out of some KYTC District 2 counties, leaving behind ice covered trees, power lines, and vehicles at some locations. Ice-fighting efforts have focused mainly on the Ohio River border counties where cold temps were sufficient to cause the […]