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    Downtown Partnership earns national, state accreditation

    Downtown Henderson Partnership is designated as an accredited National Main Street Program for meeting the commercial district revitalization standards set by the National Main Street Center, a subsidiary of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Read on...
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    Henderson Co. schools presenting "Artsfest" on Saturday, Feb. 27

    Henderson County Schools will present "Artsfest" on Saturday, Feb. 25, at Preston Arts Center, formerly Henderson Fine Arts Center. Read on...
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    DHP hosting 'Gatsby-inspired soiree' on March 4

    Downtown Henderson Partnership is hosting a fundraiser it's calling "A Gatsby-Inspired Soiree" on Saturday, March 4. Read on...
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    Gas Department to conduct its biannual survey in early March

    Henderson Municipal Gas is making plans to conduct its bi-annual telephone survey in early March. Henderson Municipal Gas asks that citizens take a few minutes to answer the telephone and complete a few “yes” and “no” questions. The survey is brief. Read on...
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    HCC Health Careers Fair set for Friday, Feb. 24

    Henderson Community College Health Careers Fair is scheduled for this Friday, Feb. 24. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to noon in the Preston Arts Center. HCC is located at 2660 S. Green St. Read on...
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    Southbound lane restriction on U.S. 41 Twin Bridge planned for Thursday, weekend

    A contractor plans a southbound lane restriction on the U.S. 41 Twin Bridges between Henderson and Evansville on Thursday, Feb. 23, and again over the weekend. Read on...
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    Career support resources outlined with closing of local employment office

    With the closure of the local office of Kentucky Career Center at Second and Water streets, local citizens might like to know what resources are available to help with filing new unemployment insurance claims or reopening existing claims. Read on...
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    Public Works no longer collecting loose leaves

    With this weekend and next week’s spring-like weather forecast showing great promise for yard work, the Public Works Department is reminding folks that they’re no longer collecting loose leaves. They will pick up bagged ones. Read on...
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    OVAL hosting Native American Dinner Forum on March 16

    Ohio Valley Art League will host a Native American Dinner/Forum featuring keynote speaker Dennis Banks on March 16 in McCormick Hall at Preston Arts Center. Read on...
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    Kyndle will host Ag Appreciation Breakfast on March 9

    Kyndle is currently collecting nominations for the awards that will be presented at its 2017 Agricultural Appreciation Breakfast. Read on...
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    DHP seeking nominations for annual Awards Breakfast

    The Downtown Henderson Partnership is accepting nominations for its annual awards to be presented at the 23rd Annual Awards Breakfast on March 23. Read on...
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    HCC Dental Program offers special promotion for February

    February is National Dental Health Month, and to celebrate Henderson Community College's Dental Program is offering a special promotion. Read on...
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    City limits, 'History Walk' signs being refurbished

    The city limits signs marking your arrival in Henderson, Kentucky, are presently being updated along with the sign in Red Banks Park on the Henderson Riverfront. Read on...
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    Food truck application form now available on City web site

    The application form for obtaining a Mobile Food Vending License to do business on certain City of Henderson properties is now available on the City’s web site, www.CityOfHendersonKy.org. Read on...
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    Preston Arts Center hosting theatre, visual arts, music, 'Artsfest' in February

    Preston Arts Center (formerly Henderson Fine Arts Center and renamed late last year) has reopened after being dark in January. Read on...
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    Vision Group issues 'call for artists' to submit 'Gateway' design

    The Henderson Vision Group has issued a "call" to artists interested in submitting ideas for a Henderson Gateway Design to be located at the foot of the Second Street overpass and marking the entrance to downtown Henderson. Read on...
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    Henderson Habitat now accepting applications for homebuilds

    Habitat for Humanity of Henderson will accept applications for Habitat homebuilds for 2017 and 2018 through March 31. Read on...
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    Board of Commissioners opening office in Municipal Center

    Starting Monday, Feb. 6, each member of the City of Henderson’s Board of Commissioners will begin keeping office hours once each week. The office is located on the second floor of the Henderson Municipal Center, 222 First St. Read on...
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    Southbound 'Twin Bridges' lane restrictions schedule changes

    Due to a delay caused by an equipment issue, the schedule for work zone lane restrictions on the U.S. 41 Twin Bridges between Henderson and Evansville have been reworked for the remainder of the week. Read on...
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    W.C. Handy Festival reveals its 2017 festival logo

    The W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival, Henderson's signature summer music festival, has revealed the logo design for the 2017. Read on...
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    Sandy Lee Songfest opens its 2017 grant cycle

    Henderson Songfest Inc., which each summer presents the Sandy Lee Watkins Songwriters Festival in downtown Henderson, has opened its 2017 grant program applications period. Read on...
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    Tax season is here, Henderson VITA site is now open

    Free Tax Preparation starts Saturday, Jan. 28, at Housing Authority of Henderson. Read on...
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    Henderson Society of Art has a full calendar of spring events

    Henderson Society of Art has launched a new year with a full calendar of events from exhibits to workshops. Read on...
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    Library offering eight-week session of 'Beginning Bridge'

    The Henderson County Public Library will offer "Beginning Bridge," for eight weeks on Tuesdays and Thursdays, starting Jan. 17. Read on...
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    Audubon Beekeepers Association 'Bee School' set for March 4

    Audubon Beekeepers Association will host its annual "Bee School" on Saturday, March 4, at the Henderson County Extension Expo Center. Read on...
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  28. 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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