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NWS PADUCAH…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT…

NWS PADUCAH…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT…

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 19th, 2019

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…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT… * WHAT…A period of heavy snow is expected late this afternoon and this evening. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches are expected. Locally higher amounts are possible. Winds may gust as […]

Gov. Bevin Recognizes Sacrifice of  Fort Campbell Soldier

Gov. Bevin Recognizes Sacrifice of Fort Campbell Soldier

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 18th, 2019

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jan. 18, 2019) – Gov. Matt Bevin today recognized the sacrifice of a Fort Campbell soldier, Army Chief Warrant Officer 2 Jonathan R. Farmer, 37, of Boynton Beach, Florida. Chief Warrant Officer Farmer was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 5th Special Forces Group […]

KYTC :  KY Transportation Cabinet Crews in District 2 Prepare for Winter Weather Event

KYTC : KY Transportation Cabinet Crews in District 2 Prepare for Winter Weather Event

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 18th, 2019

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Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews across the 11 counties of District 2 are preparing for an approaching winter weather event that could bring some icy driving conditions to the region Saturday night into Sunday. Rain is expected during the day Saturday, followed by plummeting temperatures with […]

South Middle School to Host District Governor’s Cup Competition

South Middle School to Host District Governor’s Cup Competition

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 18th, 2019

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On Saturday, January 19, 2019, four local schools will gather to take part in the 10th District Governor’s Cup Competition, an academic event sponsored by the Kentucky Association for Academic Competition. Participating schools are: Henderson North Middle School, Holy Name School, Owensboro Catholic Middle School, […]

Paul’s lawyers want his political views excluded from trial

Paul’s lawyers want his political views excluded from trial

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 18th, 2019

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Rand Paul’s attorneys say the Republican lawmaker’s political views should be off-limits at his upcoming civil trial against his neighbor. The attorneys say his political beliefs could “alienate” potential jurors who don’t share his views. The senator’s legal team […]

Kentucky residents again seek to block new Medicaid rules

Kentucky residents again seek to block new Medicaid rules

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 15th, 2019

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Sixteen Kentucky residents have again asked a federal judge to block new eligibility requirements for Medicaid. The group, led by a trio of advocacy organizations, wants a federal judge to block Republican Gov. Matt Bevin’s plan that would require some Medicaid […]

Traffic ADVISORY – Southbound Green Street/US 60 Lane Restiction Planned for Wednesday

Traffic ADVISORY – Southbound Green Street/US 60 Lane Restiction Planned for Wednesday

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 14th, 2019

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The Henderson Water Utility plans a work zone lane restriction along US 60/North Green Street on Wednesday, January 16, 2019. This work zone lane restriction along US 60/North Green Street is at the site of a recent water main leak near the 3rd Street intersection. […]

KY Highway Water Over Road Report for District 2

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 14th, 2019

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KY Highway Water Over Road Report for District 2 at 3:30 p.m., CST Henderson County KY 3522/Ellis Park Connector beneath the US 41 Twin Bridges- Signs Posted KY 136 CLOSED at 0 to 5mm in Ohio River Bottoms- Signs Posted Union County KY 130 OPEN […]

New City Commission Gets Organized at First Meeting of Year

New City Commission Gets Organized at First Meeting of Year

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 9th, 2019

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE HENDERSON, Ky. – The City of Henderson Board of Commissioners focused on organizational matters and awarded a few bids at the regular meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 8. It was the first meeting of a commission elected on Nov. 6 consisting of Mayor […]

2019 Marks 150 Years of Public Education in Henderson

2019 Marks 150 Years of Public Education in Henderson

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 9th, 2019

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Henderson County Schools will mark the Sesquicentennial by hosting several events throughout 2019 and will begin with a Kick-Off Celebration. The community is invited to a Sesquicentennial Kick-Off Celebration on January 16th at 2:00 p.m. at the Henderson County Public Library Rotunda area. The student-designed […]