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Fashion for Charity: Matthew 25 Launches 12th Annual “Runway Red”

Fashion for Charity: Matthew 25 Launches 12th Annual “Runway Red”

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 12th, 2019

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HENDERSON, KY —Matthew 25 AIDS Services, Inc. plans to pack the Community Baptist Church auditorium on Saturday, September 28th when the nonprofit organization stages its twelfth annual charity fashion show and brunch, Runway Red. This the first time the organization has hosted a fall show, […]

Henderson Leadership Initiative accepting applications for 2020 class

Henderson Leadership Initiative accepting applications for 2020 class

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 12th, 2019

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HENDERSON — The premier leadership program for professionals and aspiring community leaders in Henderson is accepting applications for its 12th class in 2020. The Henderson Leadership Initiative works to expand the circle of leadership throughout Henderson by identifying, nurturing, mentoring, training and placing a new […]

Henderson City Commission makes changes to fireworks ordinance

Henderson City Commission makes changes to fireworks ordinance

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 11th, 2019

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The City of Henderson Board of Commissioners made some changes to its Fireworks ordinance at its regular meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 10. After an ordinance review on Aug. 13, a change was requested by commission members to expand the distance for the use […]

Transportation Cabinet seeking public input on plans for U.S. 41 intersection with Watson Lane in Henderson

Transportation Cabinet seeking public input on plans for U.S. 41 intersection with Watson Lane in Henderson

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 11th, 2019

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Meeting set for Monday, September 16 MADISONVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 11, 2019) –   The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is seeking public input on plans to improve safety and traffic flow at the U.S. 41 intersection with Watson Lane in Henderson. A public meeting is scheduled for 5-7 p.m., […]

U.S. 41 In Evansville to Close for Railroad Track Removal

U.S. 41 In Evansville to Close for Railroad Track Removal

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 10th, 2019

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VANDERBURGH COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation announces a complete road closure on U.S. 41 to remove the railroad crossing between Virginia Street and the Lloyd Expressway. Beginning at 7 a.m. local time Monday, Sept. 30, INDOT maintenance crews will close all lanes […]

Obituaries for Tuesday, Sept. 10th, 2019

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 10th, 2019

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FUNERAL SERVICES FOR ORVILLE NELSON 64 OF UNIONTOWN WHO DIED SATURDAY WILL BE 11 AM WEDNESDAY AT WHITSELL FUNERAL HOME IN MORGANFIELD. BURIAL WILL BE IN ODD FELLOWS CEMETERY IN MORGANFIELD. FRIENDS MAY CALL FROM 4 TO 8 PM TODAY AND FROM 9 AM TO […]

Kentucky lawmaker resigns, citing belief in term limits

Kentucky lawmaker resigns, citing belief in term limits

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 10th, 2019

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky lawmaker who serves as a committee chairman has resigned, citing his belief in term limits. Republican state Rep. Tim Moore submitted his resignation in a letter to Gov. Matt Bevin. The letter says his resignation took effect Tuesday. Moore […]

DOWNTOWN HENDERSON PARNERSHIP INVITES YOU TO DINNER ON THE RIVER WITH HENDERSON BREWING CO.

DOWNTOWN HENDERSON PARNERSHIP INVITES YOU TO DINNER ON THE RIVER WITH HENDERSON BREWING CO.

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 9th, 2019

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Wanting to celebrate the final days of summer? Look no further than right here in Downtown Henderson on Saturday, September 21st when the Downtown Henderson Partnership presents Dinner on the River with Henderson Brewing Co. in beautiful Audubon Mill Park. “We are so excited to […]

Obituaries for Monday, Sept. 9th, 2019

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 9th, 2019

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ORVILLE NELSON, 64, OF UNIONTOWN DIED SATURDAY AT HIS HOME. HE WAS A RETIRED HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR. HE WAS PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HIS WIFE, CAROLYN NELSON; BY A SON, JONATHAN NELSON, A DAUGHTER, LISA NELSON AND BY A BROTHER, THOMAS NELSON. SURVIVORS INCLUDE: 1 […]

Red Cross urges blood and platelet donations after Hurricane Dorian impacts blood supply

Red Cross urges blood and platelet donations after Hurricane Dorian impacts blood supply

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

September 9th, 2019

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 9, 2019) — As the American Red Cross works around the clock supporting those impacted by Hurricane Dorian, providing food, shelter and comfort, individuals outside the affected areas are urged to help by giving blood or platelets to ensure patients in the storm’s path and around […]