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Cardinals Release Opening Day Schedule

Cardinals Release Opening Day Schedule

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 2nd, 2019

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OPENING DAY IN ST. LOUIS — APRIL 4, 2019 All 16 Living Members of the Cardinals Hall of Fame Will Attend 2019 Home Opener ST. LOUIS, Mo., April 2, 2019 – A pregame ceremony that welcomes home the 2019 St. Louis Cardinals, honors the club’s […]

Methodist Hospital and Henderson County Sheriff’s Department join forces to promote safe drug disposal

Methodist Hospital and Henderson County Sheriff’s Department join forces to promote safe drug disposal

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 2nd, 2019

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Methodist Hospital is partnering with the Henderson County Sheriff’s Department to provide drug disposal pouches to the public as part of a unique pilot project to help combat the opioid epidemic. Henderson County is one of four Kentucky counties (also including Floyd, McCracken and Perry […]

Amber alert issued for missing Kentucky teen

Amber alert issued for missing Kentucky teen

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 2nd, 2019

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DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (AP) — State police in Kentucky have issued an Amber alert for a teenage girl reported missing from her home. State police say in a news release 16-year-old Lauryn Sizemore of Dawson Springs was last seen early Saturday in her bedroom. The […]

Boil Water Advisory Issued For Some Henderson County Water District Customers

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 2nd, 2019

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Henderson County Water District has fixed a water main break and has issued a boil water advisory for the customers affected on Hwy 136 between the address of 12979 Hwy 136 East and the intersection of Hwy 136 and North Pleasant Valley Road until further […]

Murder Victim’s Family Requests Privacy From Media Inquiries

Murder Victim’s Family Requests Privacy From Media Inquiries

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 1st, 2019

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According to Henderson City Police the family of a Henderson woman who was found murdered in a Northend apartment complex last month is asking the media to refrain from any further attempts to gather information or statements. Authorities say the family of Chole Randolph-Abdikadir will […]

Nonprofit Sales Tax Exemption Effective March 26

Nonprofit Sales Tax Exemption Effective March 26

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 1st, 2019

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HB 354 makes change to law on admissions and tangible property for nonprofit fundraising Frankfort, KY (March 29, 2019) – Governor Bevin’s March 26th signing of HB 354 resolved questions and confusion about the application of sales tax to nonprofit sales. Due to an emergency […]

Protesters interrupt McConnell remarks at Kentucky event

Protesters interrupt McConnell remarks at Kentucky event

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 1st, 2019

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A group of protesters briefly interrupted remarks by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell while he was hosting a campus event in his Kentucky hometown. Nearly a dozen protesters stood up Monday at an event at McConnell’s alma mater, the University of […]

Gasoline Trends Fueling American Aspirations for Summer Road Trips

Gasoline Trends Fueling American Aspirations for Summer Road Trips

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

April 1st, 2019

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AAA survey finds Americans are more likely to travel if gasoline remains relatively lower With spring in the air and summer right around the corner, cheaper year-over-year gasoline prices are giving more Americans the “fuel” they need to take a road trip. According to AAA’s […]

Obituaries for Friday, March 29th, 2019

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 29th, 2019

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FUNERAL SERVICES FOR TRACY CRITSER, 55, OF HENDERSON WHO DIED SUNDAY WILL BE NOON SATURDAY AT BENTON GLUNT FUNERAL HOME, A LIFE CELEBRATION HOME. BURIAL WILL BE IN FAIRMONT CEMETERY. FAMILY AND FRIENDS ARE INVITED TO TRACY’S LIFE CELEBRATION FROM 5 TO 8 PM TODAY […]

Tech Classes at the Library

Tech Classes at the Library

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

March 29th, 2019

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Henderson, Ky. – Beginning Monday, April 1, and continuing through Monday, April 22, there’s something to learn at the Henderson County Public Library! Whether you’re an experienced computer user or a complete novice, our technology pro, Retta Zollinger, can make your digital experiences better with […]