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Man arrested for alleged theft of Owensboro vehicle and license plate taken in Morganfield

Man arrested for alleged theft of Owensboro vehicle and license plate taken in Morganfield

Bill Stephens

November 4th, 2016

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An Owensboro man was arrested Thursday for allegedly stealing a vehicle, as well as a license plate off of a vehicle in Morganfield.

Sturgis man uninjured when semi overturns and shuts down road in Henderson

Sturgis man uninjured when semi overturns and shuts down road in Henderson

Bill Stephens

October 28th, 2016

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A Sturgis man escaped injuries when the semi he was driving overturned in Henderson and shut down KY 136 W around 7:50 a.m. Friday morning.

Morganfield City Council approves 4-way stop; presented update on utilities project in downtown

Morganfield City Council approves 4-way stop; presented update on utilities project in downtown

Bill Stephens

October 28th, 2016

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Motorists traveling in Morganfield need to be aware of a new 4-way stop in the City after action by Morganfield City Council last (Thursday) night.

Morganfield woman injured in 5-vehicle wreck

Morganfield woman injured in 5-vehicle wreck

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2016

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A Morganfield woman was injured in a five vehicle wreck on US 60 West in Henderson County around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Morganfield fire chief recognized for COTC Level 1 Achievement

Morganfield fire chief recognized for COTC Level 1 Achievement

Bill Stephens

October 12th, 2016

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Morganfield Fire Department Chief Rick Millikan was among nearly 200 city officials from across the Commonwealth recently recognized for their educational achievement during the City Officials Training Center, or COTC, Awards Program at the 2016 KLC Conference & Expos.

Milling & Paving along US 60 in Southwest HENDERSON County starting THIS WEEK

Milling & Paving along US 60 in Southwest HENDERSON County starting THIS WEEK

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2016

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans milling and paving along US 60 in southwestern HENDERSON County starting THIS WEEK.

One injured in two-vehicle rollover wreck in Union Co.

One injured in two-vehicle rollover wreck in Union Co.

Bill Stephens

October 7th, 2016

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According to Morganfield Police Officer Chance Whitfield, officers and emergency personnel responded to the two-vehicle wreck around 1:40 p.m. at the intersection of Crutcher and Airline Road where one vehicle had rolled over.

Union County Public School District Achieves Proficient Status

Union County Public School District Achieves Proficient Status

Bill Stephens

September 30th, 2016

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Union County Public School district has increased overall to reach Proficient status in the state’s Unbridled Learning Accountability System.

Taylor Gumz to compete in Congress Queen Contest at All-American Quarter Horse Congress

Taylor Gumz to compete in Congress Queen Contest at All-American Quarter Horse Congress

Bill Stephens

September 30th, 2016

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In October, a local young lady will be competing in the Congress Queen Contest at the All-American Quarter Horse Congress.

Coroner releases name of man who died in Uniontown mobile home fire

Coroner releases name of man who died in Uniontown mobile home fire

Bill Stephens

September 28th, 2016

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The Union County coroner has released the name and cause of death of the man who died in a mobile home fire in Uniontown last night.

MPD: Four injured when vehicle hits trailer

MPD: Four injured when vehicle hits trailer

Bill Stephens

September 23rd, 2016

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Four local residents were injured in a vehicle accident in Morganfield Thursday night.

Morganfield City Council Approves Trick or Treat Hours, Hears Update on Water Plant Projects and Raw Water Line

Morganfield City Council Approves Trick or Treat Hours, Hears Update on Water Plant Projects and Raw Water Line

Bill Stephens

September 23rd, 2016

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During Thursday night’s meeting, Morganfield City Council heard an update regarding the water plant projects and raw water line, and set start and stop times for Trick or Treat within the city.

Despite Periods of Rain, Annual Morganfield Corn Festival Deemed a Success

Despite Periods of Rain, Annual Morganfield Corn Festival Deemed a Success

Bill Stephens

September 20th, 2016

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The annual Morganfield Lions Club Corn Festival was deemed a success again this year, despite periods of rain over the three day event.

Preparations Underway for the 2016 Morganfield Lions Club Corn Festival

Preparations Underway for the 2016 Morganfield Lions Club Corn Festival

Bill Stephens

September 14th, 2016

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Preparations are underway in downtown Morganfield for the 43rd Annual Morganfield Lions Club Corn Festival.

GRADD Announces Partnership with multiple agencies for Regional Sign-Up Event

GRADD Announces Partnership with multiple agencies for Regional Sign-Up Event

Bill Stephens

September 14th, 2016

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RADD Announces Partnership with multiple agencies for Regional Sign-Up Event