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HCSO: Morganfield man arrested on Federal Drug Warrant

HCSO: Morganfield man arrested on Federal Drug Warrant

Bill Stephens

August 16th, 2016

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Authorities say a Morganfield man has been arrested on a Federal Drug Warrant.

Union Co. Public School District Enrollment Numbers for First 3 Days of School

Union Co. Public School District Enrollment Numbers for First 3 Days of School

Bill Stephens

August 16th, 2016

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Over 21-hundred students have enrolled in the Union County Public School District after the first few days of school.

Morganfield Corn Festival 2016 Theme “Envisioning the Future from New Heights”

Morganfield Corn Festival 2016 Theme “Envisioning the Future from New Heights”

Bill Stephens

August 10th, 2016

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The Corn Festival in downtown Morganfield is over a month away and the Morganfield Lions Club has released this year’s theme and the grand marshals.

Union Co. Fiscal Court Approves Tax Rates and Bids

Union Co. Fiscal Court Approves Tax Rates and Bids

Bill Stephens

August 10th, 2016

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Union County Fiscal Court magistrates approved bids and tax rates during Tuesday morning’s regular meeting.

Sturgis City Council Votes to Accept Bids for Fire Truck

Sturgis City Council Votes to Accept Bids for Fire Truck

Bill Stephens

August 9th, 2016

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Sturgis City Council met in a special called meeting last night to vote whether to accept bids for a fire truck.

UCSO Releases Names of Couple Involved in Shooting

UCSO Releases Names of Couple Involved in Shooting

Bill Stephens

August 8th, 2016

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The Union County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the husband and wife involved in a domestic related shooting last week.

Local fire departments looking for volunteer firefighters

Local fire departments looking for volunteer firefighters

Bill Stephens

August 8th, 2016

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The city and county fire departments are looking for volunteer firefighters.

Daytime Clousres along KY 2153 in UNION County starting TODAY

Daytime Clousres along KY 2153 in UNION County starting TODAY

Bill Stephens

August 5th, 2016

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Daytime Clousres along KY 2153 in UNION County starting TODAY

Sturgis Municipal Airport Allocated $1.3 Million in Funding for Runway Improvement Projects

Sturgis Municipal Airport Allocated $1.3 Million in Funding for Runway Improvement Projects

Bill Stephens

August 5th, 2016

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Governor Matt Bevin has announced late Thursday that the Sturgis Municipal Airport has been awarded over 1.3 million dollars to fund overdue airport pavement renovations.

UCSO Continues Shooting Investigation

UCSO Continues Shooting Investigation

Bill Stephens

August 3rd, 2016

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The Union County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a domestic-related shooting.

Trial Date Set for Man Charged with Robbery at Morganfield Bank

Trial Date Set for Man Charged with Robbery at Morganfield Bank

Bill Stephens

August 3rd, 2016

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The trial date has been set for a local man charged in connection to an armed robbery at a Morganfield bank.

KYEM and FEMA to Conduct Joint Preliminary Damage Assessments in Union, Crittenden, & Webster Cos.

KYEM and FEMA to Conduct Joint Preliminary Damage Assessments in Union, Crittenden, & Webster Cos.

Bill Stephens

August 3rd, 2016

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FEMA and Kentucky Emergency Management personnel will be conducting preliminary storm damage assessments in Union, Crittenden, Webster and other counties caused by severe flooding in July, pursuant to a request from the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Henderson Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Suspended for Sexual Abuse Allegations

Henderson Co. Sheriff’s Deputy Suspended for Sexual Abuse Allegations

Bill Stephens

August 3rd, 2016

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A Henderson County Sheriff’s deputy has been suspended from duty after he was indicted on sexual abuse charges.

Four Individuals Indicted by Union Co. Grand Jury

Four Individuals Indicted by Union Co. Grand Jury

Bill Stephens

August 3rd, 2016

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The Union County Grand Jury indicted four individuals, including a man involved with local authorities in a high speed chase after an alleged bank robbery in Shawneetown.

Unemployment Rate for June 2016 Rose in Union, Crittenden and Webster Counties Compared to June 2015

Unemployment Rate for June 2016 Rose in Union, Crittenden and Webster Counties Compared to June 2015

Bill Stephens

July 28th, 2016

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Unemployment rates fell in 64 Kentucky counties between June 2015 and June 2016, rose in 49 counties, including Union, Crittenden and Webster, and remained the sale in seven counties, including Henderson, according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training.