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    Central Corridor selected as preferred route for I-69

    The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) and the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) have identified the Central Alternative as the preferred route for the proposed I-69 Ohio River Crossing (I-69 ORX). Read on...
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    HPD joins national effort to reduce impaired driving fatalities

    The Henderson Police Department is joining with law enforcement throughout the nation for the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign, Dec. 14-Jan. 1. Read on...
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    Henderson Tourist Commission receives four awards at annual KTIA conference

    The Henderson Tourist Commission has received four prestigious Traverse Awards for Excellence in Tourism Marketing from the Kentucky Travel Industry Association (KTIA). Read on...
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    New Board of Commissioners, Mayor Austin sworn in

    Newly elected Board of Commissioners members for the City of Henderson including Mayor Steve Austin were sworn in at a ceremony on Tuesday, Dec. 11 just prior to the regular commission meeting. Read on...
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    Conservation practices can help lower utility bills

    Higher than anticipated costs for natural gas and early cold temperatures are teaming up to indicate that consumers can expect to see increases in their utility bills, likely throughout the winter season. Read on...
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    Preston Arts Center hosting Christmas events over next couple of weeks

    Preston Arts Center located on the campus of Henderson Community College will host music, dance and theater focused on the holiday season over the next couple of weeks. Read on...
  7. Overnight work zone set for southbound 'twin bridge' through Dec. 21

    Charter Spectrum Cable has a permit for a night work zone lane restriction along the southbound lanes of the U.S. 41 Twin Bridges between Henderson and Evansville with work expected to continue through Dec. 21. Read on...
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    Veterans exhibit open through December at Depot Community Room

    Remembering Henderson's connection to the attack on Pearl Harbor, on Dec. 7, 1941, the Depot Community Room's 2018 Veterans Exhibit includes an expanded display on Admiral E.H. Kimmel. Read on...
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    City Manager experiences disaster relief first-hand

    When Hurricane Michael devastated Florida cities in October, City Manager Buzzy Newman could have watched how relief efforts played out from the comfort of his office. Instead, he hit the road to experience first-hand how cities were impacted. Read on...
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    Santa, elves will answer children's Christmas letters

    In a few days when he leaves for the North Pole to pack his sleigh for his big annual delivery night, Santa Claus will mail a bundle of reply letters from the post office in Santa Claus, Ind., that bears his name. Read on...
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    Parks Dept.'s Candy Cane Hunt canceled because of rain

    The City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department has canceled ites Candy Cane Hunt that was scheduled for Sunday afternoon. Read on...
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    Scout Troop 301 starts annual Christmas Tree sales project

    Boy Scout Troop 301 has started its annual Christmas Tree sales project. The location is the vacant lot at 330 N. Green St. (just south of railroad tracks between Third and Fourth streets.) Read on...
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    Christmas in the Park opening in downtown Central Park

    The 33rd-annual Christmas in the Park celebration in downtown Henderson’s historic Central Park will officially open with the tree lighting ceremony at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 30. Read on...
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    Last 'walking tour' of season to take place at The Depot

    The Depot Community Room's last free walking tour of the 2018 season will be an indoor presentation at the Depot on Saturday, Nov. 3, at 10 a.m. Read on...
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    Property tax discount period ends on Nov. 15

    Property owners within the City of Henderson have until the end of the business day (5 p.m.) on Thursday, Nov. 15, to receive a 1 percent discount on their 2018 property tax bills. The 2018 tax bills are due in full on Jan. 3. Read on...
  16. New storm siren operational

    The emergency storm siren located at U.S. 41 and Watson Lane is functional again. Read More
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    Vision Plan goals falling into place at one-year mark

    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 time to check in. Read More
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