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Protect your pets during winter weather

Protect your pets during winter weather

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 2nd, 2018

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HENDERSON, Ky. — Temperatures have plummeted throughout the region and will be sticking around for the next several days, so there are things that pet owners need to do to keep pets warm and healthy. Here are some tips from the Kentucky Humane Society’s Pet […]

Frozen Water Pipes

Frozen Water Pipes

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 2nd, 2018

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The severe cold weather that has blanketed Henderson for the past week is causing burst water pipes throughout the city according to John Baker, manager of the Henderson Water Utility. If you are having problems with frozen water lines and you know that a water […]

CHANGE IN STATE TRANSPORTATION CABINET SOFTWARE CREATES DELAY AT COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE

CHANGE IN STATE TRANSPORTATION CABINET SOFTWARE CREATES DELAY AT COUNTY CLERK’S OFFICE

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

January 2nd, 2018

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Henderson County Clerk’s officials are advising patrons to call ahead if they have vehicle transfer or licensing business to conduct today. County Clerk Reneesa Abner tells WSON News that the state Transportation cabinet has updated their vehicle registration software as of the first of the […]

3 flu-related deaths confirmed in Kentucky county

3 flu-related deaths confirmed in Kentucky county

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 29th, 2017

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Authorities say the flu is responsible for the deaths of three elderly people in one Kentucky county. WKYT-TV reports that Lexington-Fayette County Health Department Communications Officer Kevin Hall says all three had other health complications, but the flue was the ultimate […]

Proactive Patrol Reminder To Motorists

Proactive Patrol Reminder To Motorists

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 29th, 2017

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HENDERSON, Ky. (Dec 29, 2017)–The Kentucky State Police would like to offer periodic reminders to drivers who travel our roadways. Our agency strives daily to ensure the safety of the motoring public. Some of these proactive measures include various roadside safety checkpoints and saturating known […]

GENEOLOGY, CREATIVE WRITING, NEW COMPUTER CLASSES ALL ON TAP IN EARLY 2018 AT LOCAL LIBRARY

GENEOLOGY, CREATIVE WRITING, NEW COMPUTER CLASSES ALL ON TAP IN EARLY 2018 AT LOCAL LIBRARY

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 29th, 2017

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Start Off the New Year with Teen Programs at the Library Henderson, Ky. – The Henderson County Public Library will host another fun month of programs for teens beginning Tuesday, January 2. Teen Services Librarian Glennese Patterson has planned an exciting line-up of cool activities: […]

Downtown Parking Vouchers to be Available Starting Jan. 2

Downtown Parking Vouchers to be Available Starting Jan. 2

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 29th, 2017

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HENDERSON, Ky. – Parking ticket vouchers that will over-ride an overtime parking violation will be available to downtown businesses in good standing starting Tuesday, Jan. 2. Each qualifying business will be issued five vouchers annually that can be used to negate a parking ticket during […]

Regional Hospitals Implement Visitation Restrictions  Due to Increased Flu Activity

Regional Hospitals Implement Visitation Restrictions Due to Increased Flu Activity

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 29th, 2017

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EVANSVILLE, IN – In response to the increase in influenza (flu) cases in the tri-state area, several hospital members of the Community Patient Safety Coalition are implementing unified hospital visitation restrictions effective Friday, December 29. The restrictions include: * No visitors with influenza-like symptoms in […]

Cable rates going up within the city of henderson

Cable rates going up within the city of henderson

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 28th, 2017

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The two companies that provide cable television services in the City of Henderson have notified City officials that they will be adjusting their rates in January. Most of the adjustments are increases. The companies are Spectrum (also known as Charter Communications) and […]

Henderson Community College Open Enrollment Opportunity

Henderson Community College Open Enrollment Opportunity

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

December 27th, 2017

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(Henderson) KY- Henderson Community College will host an Open Enrollment session for both new and returning students on Friday, December 29, from 1 – 8 PM. Open enrollment will be held at Henderson’s Start Center, located on the second floor of the Sullivan Technology Center. […]