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Cause of Friday Afternoon Crash on Bi-State Memorial Bridge Revealed

Cause of Friday Afternoon Crash on Bi-State Memorial Bridge Revealed

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 31st, 2017

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Date of News Release: 07/31/2017 Henderson, KY. (July 28, 2017) — Kentucky State Police responded to a one vehicle collision on US 41 north bound bridge. Upon arrival, 52 year old Robert Ashby of Boonville Indiana was traveling south bound on the north bound bridge […]

HPD – Second Suspect Wanted In Connection With April Burglary/Assualt Arrested

HPD – Second Suspect Wanted In Connection With April Burglary/Assualt Arrested

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 31st, 2017

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Henderson City Police say they have made a second arrest in connection with an incident that occurred in the 1600 block of Powell Street last April. According to HPD Public Information Officer Jennifer Richmond 28-year old Odis Bonnell of Henderson was located Sunday during a […]

Longtime HPD Lt. Colonel Retires

Longtime HPD Lt. Colonel Retires

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 31st, 2017

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The Henderson Police Department is taking a moment to congratulate Lt. Col. Frank Cates on his 26 years of service to Henderson’s Finest. Today, July 31st, is Lt. Co. Cates last day at HPD. Lt. Col. Cates joined the local police force on February 6th, […]

Solar Eclipse Preparation Underway for Henderson County Schools

Solar Eclipse Preparation Underway for Henderson County Schools

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 28th, 2017

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Henderson County Schools is preparing for the August 21st total solar eclipse. A total solar eclipse occurs when the disk of the moon appears to cover completely the disk of the sun in the sky. Many areas in Kentucky, including Henderson, will provide great viewing […]

Audubon Metals to Add 39 Jobs with Expansion in Henderson

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 28th, 2017

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New aluminum smelting furnace will boost production capacity FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 28, 2017) – Gov. Matt Bevin today announced aluminum producer Audubon Metals LLC will expand its Henderson plant with a more than $8.3 million investment that will create 39 full-time jobs. “Audubon Metals has […]

HPD Make Arrest – Endangering the Welfare of a Minor, Poss. of Synthetic Drugs 1st, etc.

HPD Make Arrest – Endangering the Welfare of a Minor, Poss. of Synthetic Drugs 1st, etc.

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 27th, 2017

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On Wednesday July 26th, Henderson City Police Detectives executed a search warrant at 1617 Powell Street. Inside the home, police say detectives located a bag of suspected synthetic marijuana, digital scales, and multiple baggie corners. 29-year old Megan Billings and 22-year old Jake Williams were […]

Ky. National Guard member shocked by Trump transgender ban

Ky. National Guard member shocked by Trump transgender ban

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 27th, 2017

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky National Guard member says he was shocked by President Donald Trump’s announcement that he will ban transgender people from serving in the military. Trump took to Twitter on Wednesday to announce the ban because of “tremendous medical costs and […]

Free family movie showing July 27 in Audubon Mill Park

Free family movie showing July 27 in Audubon Mill Park

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 26th, 2017

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City Parks & Recreation Dept. offering Disney film “Moana” HENDERSON, Ky. – A Free Movie Night offered by the City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department will take place after the Downtown Wind Down event on Thursday, July 27. The movie is the Disney film […]

Smoking Ordinance exemption for Detention Center Finalized

Smoking Ordinance exemption for Detention Center Finalized

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 26th, 2017

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The City of Henderson Board of Commissioners finalized an amendment to the smoking ordinance as it applies to the Henderson County Detention Center. Henderson County Jailer Amy Brady had requested that the Detention Center be exempt from the portion of the ordinance […]

Henderson County Schools Back to School Events & Activities

Henderson County Schools Back to School Events & Activities

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 26th, 2017

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Henderson County Schools will host back to school events for students before the start of school on August 9, 2017. Below is the schedule for each individual school. District Wide: Henderson County Schools Welcome Week – July 31-August 4, 2017 A.B. Chandler: Parent-Teacher Conversations will […]