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93 Year Old Union County Resident is Gold Medal Champion

93 Year Old Union County Resident is Gold Medal Champion

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 15th, 2017

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Elizabeth Brown (93) of Union County participated in Basketball Hotshot during the May 31, 2017, Senior Games in the Park sponsored by GRADD, BB&T, and Daviess County Parks and Recreation. Seniors from across the GRADD region participated in Corn Hole, Football Throw, Basketball Hot Shot, […]

Kentucky’s unemployment rate decreases to 5 percent in May 2017

Kentucky’s unemployment rate decreases to 5 percent in May 2017

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 15th, 2017

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 15, 2017) – Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary May unemployment rate was 5 percent, according to the Office of Employment and Training (OET), an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. The unemployment rate for May 2017 was down 0.1 percentage […]

KYTC Traffic Update – Southbound US 41 Lane Restriction Near Ky-In State Line Friday

KYTC Traffic Update – Southbound US 41 Lane Restriction Near Ky-In State Line Friday

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 15th, 2017

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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to restrict SOUTHBOUND traffic to one lane on US 41 near the Kentucky-Indiana State Line on Friday, June 16, 2017. This daytime work zone lane restriction for southbound traffic is to allow electrical work on the Kentucky Weigh Station’s open […]

Flag Day ceremony taking place at Worsham Post 40

Flag Day ceremony taking place at Worsham Post 40

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 14th, 2017

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HENDERSON, Ky. — A ceremony of retirement for unserviceable flags is set for Flag Day, Wednesday, June 14, at American Legion Post 40 in Henderson. The ceremony starts at 6 p.m. This is open to the public and everyone is encouraged to bring unserviceable flags […]

JFK center hosting Handy children’s art camp

JFK center hosting Handy children’s art camp

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 14th, 2017

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The City of Henderson’s John F. Kennedy Community Center will host the 27th-annual W.C. Handy Children’s Art Camp on Thursday, June 15. The camp, which takes place from 1 to 3 p.m., is designed to help the community’s children get ready for […]

Road Closing TODAY: North Elm St. between Barker and Watson Lane

Road Closing TODAY: North Elm St. between Barker and Watson Lane

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 14th, 2017

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North Elm Street between Barker Rd. and Watson Lane will be closed Wednesday (06-14-2017), starting at 8:00 a.m. The street is expected to re-open by the end of the day. Both north-bound and south-bound lanes will be closed, with local access only. Crews from Henderson […]

City Races will Continue to Appear on May Primary Ballot

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 14th, 2017

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Without a vote the Henderson City Commission has decided not to change the way Primary elections are currently conducted. A proposed ordinance that would have eliminated primary elections for the offices of mayor and city commissioner died for the lack of a second at Tuesday […]

DEACONESS MOBILE BREAST CENTER PROVIDING MAMMOGRAMS IN HENDERSON

DEACONESS MOBILE BREAST CENTER PROVIDING MAMMOGRAMS IN HENDERSON

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 14th, 2017

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HENDERSON – The Deaconess Mobile Breast Center will offer screening mammograms on Friday, June 16 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Deaconess Clinic Henderson Starlite, 340 Starlite Dr. As the only mobile breast center in southern Indiana to offer 3D mammography, Deaconess Mobile Breast […]

Methodist Hospital to offer Freedom From Smoking® program in August

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 13th, 2017

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A Freedom From Smoking® smoking cessation program, which will include an introductory session followed by eight weeks of the comprehensive program, will be held at Methodist Hospital locations in both Henderson and Union Counties in August. The program is designed to offer the group support […]

GOP lawmaker: Bevin’s executive order concerning

GOP lawmaker: Bevin’s executive order concerning

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

June 13th, 2017

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A powerful Republican lawmaker says a significant number in the GOP-controlled state legislature believe Gov. Matt Bevin’s use of executive orders threatens their independence. Republican state Rep. John Carney is chairman of the House Education Committee. He said Bevin’s recent executive […]