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Memorial Day is time to show respect and reflect – Column By Senator Dorsey Ridley

Memorial Day is time to show respect and reflect – Column By Senator Dorsey Ridley

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 18th, 2018

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FRANKFORT — Memorial Day is a time to remember those brave Americans who fought for our nation and its freedom. This national day of remembrance is especially close to our hearts this year as our young men and women are fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan […]

Motorists Urged to Be On The Lookout for Farm Equipment On The Movealong Area Highways

Motorists Urged to Be On The Lookout for Farm Equipment On The Movealong Area Highways

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 16th, 2018

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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is urging motorists to be alert for farm equipment on the move along highways across the region. In 2017, there were 189 farm tractor-related crashes in Kentucky. There were 40 injury crashes and 6 farm tractor-related fatal crashes on Kentucky highways […]

Henderson Community College will Close Herron Center Building

Henderson Community College will Close Herron Center Building

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 9th, 2018

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(Henderson, KY) – Henderson Community College will close its Herron Center building in Morganfield, Kentucky, on July 1, 2018. HCC President Kris Williams stated, “HCC reviews it resources on an on-going basis. Recently, three actions have required college leadership to consider closing the Herron Center […]

National Police Week 2018: HOnoring and Remembering our Fallen Law Enforcement Officers

National Police Week 2018: HOnoring and Remembering our Fallen Law Enforcement Officers

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 9th, 2018

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Henderson, KY – Again this year, communities across the United States will come together during National Police Week—May 13-19—to honor and remember those law enforcement officers who made the ultimate sacrifice, as well as the family members, friends and fellow officers they left behind. This […]

Juvenile Charged with Assault 1st Degree in Shooting – HPD

Juvenile Charged with Assault 1st Degree in Shooting – HPD

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 8th, 2018

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On May 6th, Henderson City Detective Jake Isonhood responded to a shooting at 2310 Adams Lane. Henderson City Police Public Information officer Jennifer Richmond says the victim, 56-year old Thomas Walker, was accused of breaking into a trailer where 20 year old Paul Sisco lives. […]

Arrest – Assault 2nd Degree – Domestic Violence – HPD

Arrest – Assault 2nd Degree – Domestic Violence – HPD

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 8th, 2018

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Earlier today (5/08/2018), Henderson City Police responded to Methodist Hospital regarding an alleged assault. HPD Public Information Officer Jennifer Richmond says a woman reported that 30-year old Deandra Bryant of the Downtown Motel had choked her because she was ignoring him. The victim reported that […]

KSP Offers Free School Safety Resource for Educators

KSP Offers Free School Safety Resource for Educators

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 4th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 4, 2018) As part of its Safe Schools Program, the Kentucky State Police (KSP) is rolling out a new video, ‘Be Prepared, not Scared’, that provides tips for keeping children safe in schools. The video is designed for pre-school through elementary-level students […]

2018 Henderson County Sports Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

2018 Henderson County Sports Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 3rd, 2018

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Several multi-sport athletes, another member of Henderson County’s 2000 state championship baseball and a cornerstone of youth sports in the community are among the 2018 inductees into the Henderson County Sports Hall of Fame. Also included in this year’s class is the 2000-01 Henderson County […]

Presidential Disaster Declared for Kentucky Counties Impacted by Severe Weather and Flooding

Presidential Disaster Declared for Kentucky Counties Impacted by Severe Weather and Flooding

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 27th, 2018

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (April 27, 2018) – President Donald Trump has authorized assistance for certain Kentucky counties that suffered significant damage as a result of the severe weather and flooding event occurring from Feb. 21, 2018 through March 21, 2018. “We are grateful to the President […]

Commission allocates funds to outside agencies; passes first readings on HWU rate table, natural gas services

Commission allocates funds to outside agencies; passes first readings on HWU rate table, natural gas services

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 25th, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The City of Henderson Board of Commissioners conducted its annual public hearing on outside agency funding and passed the first readings of ordinances on both water, wastewater and stormwater services and natural gas service at its regular meeting on Tuesday, April 24. […]