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Coat drive to benefit foster children in Kentucky

Coat drive to benefit foster children in Kentucky

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 20th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentuckians are being encouraged to donate coats and hoodies for children in foster care. A statement from the Cabinet for Health and Family Services said its department for income support and the Kentucky County Attorneys Association are partnering to collect the […]

Transportation officials encourage residents to gather documents for upcoming license changes and check expiration date ahead of holiday travel

Transportation officials encourage residents to gather documents for upcoming license changes and check expiration date ahead of holiday travel

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 19th, 2018

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KYTC launches online document guide and reminds travelers to check credentials FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 19, 2018) – With large numbers of travelers expected to take to the skies and roads this holiday season, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) encouraging license holders to check their card’s […]

Fed report shows farm income on the decline

Fed report shows farm income on the decline

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 19th, 2018

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — A report by the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank says farm income is continuing to decline within its district. The Fed says the third-quarter report released this week was the 19th straight survey in which most bankers indicated that farm income […]

A close call: Just 1 vote decided this Kentucky House race

A close call: Just 1 vote decided this Kentucky House race

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 16th, 2018

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By ADAM BEAM FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Mary Beverly Goetz is 76, uses a walker and recently had surgery to remove a cancerous tumor. Worried her health issues would prevent her from voting for Democrat Jim Glenn in her western Kentucky state House district, she […]

First 72 On You – Be Prepared to Stay Safe and Healthy in Cold Temps

First 72 On You – Be Prepared to Stay Safe and Healthy in Cold Temps

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 16th, 2018

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Increased risks for carbon monoxide poisoning, hypothermia, foodborne illness, host Facebook Live Discussion FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 15, 2018) – As part of the year-long First 72 On You campaign, the Department for Public Health (DPH), within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS), is […]

Thanksgiving holiday will alter schedules

Thanksgiving holiday will alter schedules

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 16th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. — The Thanksgiving holiday will alter work schedules for trash collection, Parks Department offices, Henderson Municipal Center, recycling pickup and the recycling center. There will be no trash collection on Thursday or Friday, Nov. 22 and Nov. 23. Here is the trash collection […]

Henderson County Public Library Closing Thanksgiving Day

Henderson County Public Library Closing Thanksgiving Day

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 15th, 2018

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Henderson, Ky. – The Henderson County Public Library will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving Day on Thursday, November 22. Patrons may use the drop box located to the right of the entrance on Washington Street or the new drop box at the parking lot […]

Estranged Husband Charged in 7 Count Indictment With Murder of Ft. Campbell Solider

Estranged Husband Charged in 7 Count Indictment With Murder of Ft. Campbell Solider

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 14th, 2018

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PADUCAH, Ky. – United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman today announced the charging of Victor E. Silvers, by a federal grand jury with seven counts relating to the premeditated murder of Sgt. Brittney N. Silvers, who was killed on base at Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Defendant […]

State transportation crews ready to respond to winter weather this snow and ice season

State transportation crews ready to respond to winter weather this snow and ice season

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 13th, 2018

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KYTC snowfighters are responsible for maintaining more than 28,000 miles of road during winter weather events FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 13, 2018) – Stocked salt supplies, trained maintenance crews and 1,400 plow trucks are ready to respond during this snow and ice season. Approximately 2,000 Kentucky […]

Drive to Survive this Winter Season – AAA

Drive to Survive this Winter Season – AAA

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

November 13th, 2018

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Tips and suggestions to help motorists stay safe on slippery roads Winter can put a damper on driving conditions, especially when snow and ice are involved. Hazardous storms and inclement weather are a factor in more than half a million crashes and more than 2,000 […]