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Republican lawmaker endorses Democratic nominee for governor

Republican lawmaker endorses Democratic nominee for governor

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 29th, 2019

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andy Beshear has picked up an endorsement from a Republican state lawmaker in his bid to unseat GOP Gov. Matt Bevin in Kentucky. Sen. Dan Seum announced his support for Beshear in a video released Monday. Seum represents […]

VC Sheriff’s Office Arrests Woman for Child Neglect

VC Sheriff’s Office Arrests Woman for Child Neglect

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 29th, 2019

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Shortly after 3 PM on Sunday, July 28, 2019 the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to an address in Grandin Pointe mobile home complex on the northwest side of Evansville in reference to the report of child abuse. The 911 caller reported to Central […]

Methodist Hospital in Morganfield earns ACR Accreditation

Methodist Hospital in Morganfield earns ACR Accreditation

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 29th, 2019

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Methodist Hospital in Morganfield, KY, has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation (2019-2022) in mammography as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).Mammography uses a low-dose x-ray system to aid in the early detection and diagnosis of breast […]

Overnight Shooting in Henderson Leaves One Person Dead, 2 Others Wounded.

Overnight Shooting in Henderson Leaves One Person Dead, 2 Others Wounded.

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 27th, 2019

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Henderson Police make one arrest but investigation into murder continues Henderson City Police say an 18-year old Evansville man was found unresponsive in the middle of Atkinson Street as officers responded to a report of shots fired outside a banquet center at 702 Atkinson. Jaiwaun […]

Official: 3 die in crash on western Kentucky highway

Official: 3 die in crash on western Kentucky highway

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 26th, 2019

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HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — An official says three people have died in a crash on a western Kentucky highway. News outlets report the three-vehicle crash occurred Friday morning on the Pennyrile Parkway in Christian County. Christian County Emergency Management Director Randy Graham told WKRN-TV that […]

Bluegrass in the Park Folklife Festival gearing up for 34th year in downtown Henderson

Bluegrass in the Park Folklife Festival gearing up for 34th year in downtown Henderson

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 26th, 2019

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HENDERSON, Ky. (July 26, 2019) – Bluegrass in the Park Folklife Festival is set to return for its 34th year on Aug. 9-10 in Audubon Mill Park on the downtown Henderson riverfront. This year’s lineup is chock-full of cheerful picking, family-friendly activities, food vendors, folklife […]

Henderson Area Arts Alliance Awarded Grants from Kentucky Tourism & Kentucky Foundation for Women

Henderson Area Arts Alliance Awarded Grants from Kentucky Tourism & Kentucky Foundation for Women

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 26th, 2019

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(July 25, 2019 – Henderson, Ky.) The Henderson Area Arts Alliance was recently awarded a $3,000 Arts Meets Activism grant from the Kentucky Foundation for Women. The grant is to support a workshop at the Women’s Addiction Recovery Manor (WARM) through which women in recovery […]

Beshear: 50 Attorneys General Secure $600 Million from Equifax in Largest Data Breach Settlement in History

Beshear: 50 Attorneys General Secure $600 Million from Equifax in Largest Data Breach Settlement in History

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 22nd, 2019

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Up to $425 million in consumer restitution following investigation into 2017 data breach FRANKFORT, KY. (July 22, 2019) – Attorney General Andy Beshear today announced that a coalition of 50 attorneys general, has reached a settlement with Equifax as the result of an investigation into […]

Ellis Park cancels Saturday’s racing (in addition to today) because of extreme heat advisory

Ellis Park cancels Saturday’s racing (in addition to today) because of extreme heat advisory

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 19th, 2019

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Ellis Park cancels Saturday’s racing (in addition to today) because of extreme heat advisory; We remain open for simulcasting and HHR gaming. We are optimistic we’ll be able to race Sunday. HENDERSON, Ky. (Friday, July 19 2019) — Ellis Park has canceled live racing for […]

AAA: Summer Heat Takes a Toll on Car Batteries

AAA: Summer Heat Takes a Toll on Car Batteries

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 19th, 2019

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Club advises vehicle owners to practice some T.L.C. under the hood to avoid roadside breakdowns With temperatures expected to soar as high as the triple digits this weekend, AAA East Central remind motorists that the heat has the potential to kill more batteries than the winter […]