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Posted on: January 23, 2019

Preston Arts Center hosting UL Jazz Band for concert on Saturday

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HENDERSON, Ky. — The University of Louisville Jazz Band will be sharing the stage with the Castle High School band to bring a night of jazz and big band music to the Preston Arts Center.

The event begins Saturday, Jan. 26, at 7 p.m. It takes plac...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 23, 2019

National Geographic Photo Ark Exhibit now open at Preston Arts Center galleries

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By HOLLI MELTON

Administrative Intern

HENDERSON, Ky. —The Preston Arts Center is hosting the Photo Ark exhibit from National Geographic beginning this week.

The Photo Ark exhibit was created by acclaimed photographer Joe Sartore and looks to captur...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 23, 2019

HPD taking applications for a new session of Citizen Police Academy

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By HOLLI MELTON

Administrative Intern

HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Henderson City Police Department is now accepting applications for their annual Citizen Police Academy.

The Academy allows citizens a better understanding of how the department serves the community ...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 23, 2019

Program on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. planned at JFK Center on Thursday, Jan. 24

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John F. Kennedy Community Center will host a program for the After School Children at 3:15 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24. A group from Earle C. Clements Job Corps will present a program in honor of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The public is invite...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Ceremony at library launches Henderson County Schools Sesquicentennial celebration

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By HOLLI MELTON

City of Henderson Administrative Intern

HENDERSON, KY, January 16, 2019— A short ceremony  was held Wednesday afternoon to announce that Henderson County Schools and the Henderson County Public Library have partnered toget...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Legislative Preview Breakfast outlines challenges for local legislators

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By HOLLI MELTON

City of Henderson Administrative Intern

HENDERSON, KY, Jan. 16, 2019—Kyndle and the Chamber of Commerce hosted the Legislative Update Breakfast Monday morning, Jan. 14, to give legislators a chance to share what ideas and challenge...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Change in software system could slow down Collections office

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HENDERSON, KY, January 16, 2019– A change in the software used by the City of Henderson’s Finance Department – which includes the Collections office – could result in some delays as customer service representatives ...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 15, 2019

DHP accepting nominations for annual Awards Breakfast

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Downtown Henderson Partnership is now accepting nominations for its annual awards to be presented at the 24th Annual Awards Breakfast on March 22.

Awards include Excellence in Preservation, Business of the Year, Downtowner of the Year...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 15, 2019

OVAL opening colorful new exhibit at Citi-Center gallery

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HENDERSON, Ky. - The Ohio Valley Art League will be hosting a reception for the exhibit, “Dreaming in Color,” by Lynn Buckman on Thursday, Jan. 17, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the OVAL Gallery in the Citi Center building in downtown Henders...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday trash collection scheduled

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HENDERSON, Ky. —Trash collection in the City of Henderson and services at the landfill/transfer station will be operating on a different schedule the week of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Monday, Jan. 21.

Monday, Jan. 21, is a holiday...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 14, 2019

2019 marks 150 years of public education in Henderson

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The community is invited t...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 11, 2019

KYTC making preparations for possible winter storm

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ADVISORY

A winter storm will impact much of the area starting late Friday afternoon and continuing into the weekend.

While it appears most of the winter mix and snow will go north of our counties, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Crews in District 2 are prep...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 8, 2019

I-69 public comment period continues through Feb. 8

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- If you didn't have the opportunity to attend the public hearing at Preston Arts Center on Jan. 7 about the remaining options for the I-69 River Crossing, you can still make your voice heard through Feb. 8.

There are a variety of ways that...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 8, 2019

Children's winter programs heat up at public library

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- School’s started again so it’s time for the winter session of children’s programs at the Henderson County Public Library.

When the weather is cold, there are always fun activities for all ages in the children...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 7, 2019

Friends of Audubon group sets annual meeting for Jan. 28

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Friends of Audubon organization, a community support group for John James Audubon State Park, will host its annual meeting and luncheon on Monday, Jan. 28.

The noon luncheon is held in the Friends of Audubon meeting room in the lower ...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 7, 2019

VITA tax preparation site to open on Feb. 2

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Volunteer and Information Center and United Way of Henderson County will again provide the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.

Last year, volunteers in the VITA program were able to help more than 1,000 people in Henderson...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: December 14, 2018

Central Corridor selected as preferred route for I-69

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- 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).

The Draft Environmental I...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: December 7, 2018

Conservation practices can help lower utility bills

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 HENDERSON, Ky. – Early season reports from the Kentucky PSC with a forecast for lower utility bills have not held true.

Instead, higher than anticipated costs for natural gas and early cold temperatures are teaming up to indicate that c...

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City of Henderson Announcements