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Henderson Man Shot

Henderson Man Shot

Bill Stephens

December 2nd, 2020

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Henderson City Police responded to Deaconess Hospital Henderson shortly before 10 pm CST Tuesday in reference to a 27-year-old male subject who had been shot multiple times. Henderson Police were informed that a white SUV pulled up next to the victim’s vehicle near the intersection […]

KSP Charges Marshall Co. Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

KSP Charges Marshall Co. Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

Bill Stephens

December 2nd, 2020

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Benton, Ky. (December 1, 2020)— On December 1, 2020, the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch arrested Randolph H. Crawford, 50, on charges related to child sexual abuse material. Crawford was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. The KSP Electronic Crime […]

Asphalt Patching on I-69 and U.S. 41 in Henderson

Asphalt Patching on I-69 and U.S. 41 in Henderson

Bill Stephens

December 2nd, 2020

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Patching efforts to take place Dec. 2 thru Dec. 4 MADISONVILLE, Ky. (Dec.1, 2020) –  The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) advises motorists of asphalt patching operations beginning tomorrow, Dec. 2, and continuing through Friday, Dec. 4.  The repairs are needed to seal the pavement and prevent further […]

Gov. Beshear: For the First Time, More Than 4,000 New COVID-19 Cases

Gov. Beshear: For the First Time, More Than 4,000 New COVID-19 Cases

Bill Stephens

December 2nd, 2020

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Record new cases, deaths, cases in children, hospitalizations, number of Kentuckians in the ICU, number of Kentuckians on ventilators; highest positivity rate since May FRANKFORT, Ky. (Dec. 1, 2020) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear announced the state’s worst ever COVID-19 report by virtually every measure. He […]

Red Cross and country music star Martina McBride urge Americans to give comfort through blood donation

Red Cross and country music star Martina McBride urge Americans to give comfort through blood donation

Bill Stephens

December 2nd, 2020

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Suburban Propane is supporting the effort by offering blood donors a chance to win an Outdoor Living Experience, powered by Propane for those who give now through Dec. 15 The American Red Cross and country music star Martina McBride have joined together this holiday season […]

GRDHD Reports 175 Additional COVID-19 Cases and 9 COVID-19 Related Deaths

GRDHD Reports 175 Additional COVID-19 Cases and 9 COVID-19 Related Deaths

Bill Stephens

December 2nd, 2020

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On Tuesday, December 1, 2020, the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 175 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases with 105 in Daviess County, 3 in Hancock County, 18 in Henderson County, 4 in McLean County, 32 in Ohio County, 10 in Union County, and 3 […]

Kentucky State Police Encourage Motorists to Prepare for Potential Winter Weather

Kentucky State Police Encourage Motorists to Prepare for Potential Winter Weather

Bill Stephens

November 30th, 2020

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 29, 2020) – Kentuckians could experience their first taste of winter weather as a band of snow is predicted to impact the Commonwealth late Sunday night. The Kentucky State Police (KSP) are asking motorists to be aware that weather conditions may change rapidly […]

Gov. Beshear Thanks All Who Sacrificed for Greater Good During Holiday Weekend

Gov. Beshear Thanks All Who Sacrificed for Greater Good During Holiday Weekend

Bill Stephens

November 30th, 2020

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First responders; health care workers; workers battling food insecurity; responsible business owners, employees; Kentuckians following guidelines among many heroes who rose to challengeFRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 29, 2020) – On Sunday, Gov. Andy Beshear thanked every Kentuckian who sacrificed for each other and rose to the […]

Bill Stephens

November 28th, 2020

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Gov. Beshear: Thursday Was Highest Day Ever for New COVID-19 Cases Second highest number of deaths also confirmed Thursday FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 27, 2020) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear announced case information for Thursday and Friday, including the highest number of new daily cases ever reported […]

Black Friday offers a beacon of hope to struggling stores

Black Friday offers a beacon of hope to struggling stores

Bill Stephens

November 27th, 2020

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NEW YORK (AP) — After months of slumping sales and businesses toppling into bankruptcy, Black Friday is offering a small beacon of hope. In normal times, Black Friday is the busiest shopping day of the year, drawing millions of shoppers eager to get started on […]

GRDHD Reports 171 Additional COVID-19 Cases and 9 COVID-19 Related Deaths

GRDHD Reports 171 Additional COVID-19 Cases and 9 COVID-19 Related Deaths

Bill Stephens

November 25th, 2020

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On Wednesday, November 25, 2020 the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 171 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases with 92 in Daviess County, 6 in Hancock County, 29 in Henderson County, 6 in McLean County, 33 in Ohio County, 2 in Union County, and 3 […]

New Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship campaign encourages adults to go to college

New Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship campaign encourages adults to go to college

Bill Stephens

November 25th, 2020

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Henderson, KY – Never Underestimate You!  That’s the mantra behind a new campaign for the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship, an effort to boost education and employability among adults. The scholarship, which Henderson Community College (HCC) began offering in 2017, offers up to 60 hours of free […]

Federal extended unemployment aid to end for Kentuckians

Federal extended unemployment aid to end for Kentuckians

Bill Stephens

November 25th, 2020

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Labor Cabinet says payments that are part of a federal program to aid those unemployed because of the ongoing pandemic will end this weekend under federal rules, affecting roughly 4,700 Kentuckians. The U.S. Department of Labor notified the state […]

GRDHD Reports 129 Additional COVID-19 Cases and 5 COVID-19 Related Deaths

GRDHD Reports 129 Additional COVID-19 Cases and 5 COVID-19 Related Deaths

Bill Stephens

November 24th, 2020

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On Tuesday, November 24, 2020 the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 129 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases with 45 in Daviess County, 7 in Hancock County, 31 in Henderson County, 6 in McLean County, 20 in Ohio County, 4 in Union County, and 14 […]

New orders critical to stopping spread, saving lives

New orders critical to stopping spread, saving lives

Bill Stephens

November 24th, 2020

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 23, 2020) – Gov. Andy Beshear implored Kentuckians to adhere to new restrictions and guidance that will help stop the rapid spread of COVID-19 in the commonwealth. The number of Kentuckians diagnosed with COVID-19, hospitalized with the disease, admitted to the ICU and […]