Posted on: October 19, 2016

POW! announces non-profit finalists for $21,000 in grants


HENDERSON, Ky. -- Partnership of Women (POW!) has announced three non-profit organizations who will compete for $21,000 in grants.
The finalists are:Audubon Kids' Zone: Their request is for support for their Strengthening Families and MindUP programs t...Read on...

Posted on: October 19, 2016

Kyndle announces new president and CEO


HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Kyndle Policy Board announced Wednesday that it has selected Anthony "Tony" Iriti as the new president and CEO for the economic development organization.
"After a national search, Kyndle will have a CEO with strong e...Read on...

Posted on: October 17, 2016

Extension offering 'Taking Ownership of Your Diabetes' class series


HENDERSON, Ky. -- Henderson County Diabetes Coalition and the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension will offer a four-session class series call "Taking Ownership of Your Diabetes" starting Wednesday, Oct. 19.
The classes will meet Oct. 1...Read on...

Posted on: October 14, 2016

Nightly lane restrictions on Southbound U.S. 41 Twin Bridges starting Oct. 17


HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has issued a permit to allow a southbound night lane restriction on the US 41 Twin Bridges at Henderson starting Monday, Oct. 17.
The restriction is expected to last through Oct. 26, weather permittin...Read on...

Posted on: September 28, 2016

East End Park officially dedicated at noon ceremony


HENDERSON, Ky. -- A little rain couldn't dampen the spirits of those who attended the dedication and official opening of East End Park at noon on Wednesday.
Schoolchildren who attended from South Heights Elementary couldn't get off their bus because of t...Read on...

Posted on: October 7, 2016

HCC offering community education class in photography


HENDERSON, Ky. -- Henderson Community College will offer two sessions of a community education class titled "Photography -- The Basics" on Oct. 26 and Nov. 2.
Taught by HCC faculty member and award-winning photographer Tony Strawn, the class wi...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2016

'Arts in the Schools' program starts with Kentucky Shakespeare


HENDERSON, Ky. -- The "Arts in the Schools" program for this year will begin on the week of Oct. 17 with a week-long residency program by Kentucky Shakespeare.
Fifth-grade students will participate in an interactive performance workshop explori...Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2016

'Kid's University to start Monday at Henderson Co. Public Library


HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Henderson County Public Library will begin a fall children program, Kid’s University, on Monday, Oct. 3.
Special high-energy literacy-based activities will be offered each week. The schedule is as follows:Mondays Family FUNdament...Read on...

Posted on: October 2, 2016

Fall programming for teens set to start at Henderson Co. Public Library

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Henderson County Public Library will begin fall teen programming, on Tuesday, Oct. 4. Activities geared specifically to teen interests will be offered each week.
The schedule is as follows:-- Game On! Gaming Club, Tuesdays, 4-6 p...Read on...

Posted on: September 15, 2016

Fire Prevention team targets senior adults for safety message


HENDERSON, Ky. -- Since last October when Fire Prevention Month rolled around, the Fire Prevention Team at the Henderson Fire Department has been targeting a new audience for the first time: Senior adults.
They launched the year with a program at the Gat...Read on...

Posted on: August 24, 2016

'Find Your Nature' video viewers curious about Boardwalk Trail


HENDERSON, Ky. -- "Where is the wooded platform over the land area?"
"Where is this walk way across the water?""Where is that the family is walking on the deck path?"
Those questions -- and variations on them -- have been...Read on...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

'Little Rembrandts' series set to resume at Audubon State Park


HENDERSON, Ky. -- A series of arts classes for pre-schoolers is about to start again at John James Audubon State Park.
The classes in the "Little Rembrandts" series this fall meet on the first Friday of the month (except October) at the Audubon...Read on...

Posted on: April 15, 2016

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Posted on: April 15, 2016

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Posted on: April 29, 2016

New storm siren operational

HENDERSON, KY, April 28, 2016– The emergency storm siren located at U.S. 41 and Watson Lane is functional again.
The unit was damaged by high winds late last fall and has been out of service. City officials determined that it was not feasible to repair, ...Read More

Posted on: April 29, 2016

Vision Plan goals falling into place at one-year mark

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One year ago, the results of the Henderson Vision Plan were released in a report that revealed where residents, local business owners and community leaders think the community should be headed in the future.
It’s definitely not been a report that’s been ...Read More