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    Breakfast Lions Club awards Tri-Fest proceeds to groups

    The Henderson Breakfast Lions Club granted financial support to community organizations on June 20 with proceeds from this past April's Tri-Fest. Read on...
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    City wins top United Way award in Bronze level

    The City of Henderson's employees were honored Tuesday morning at a breakfast hosted by United Way of Henderson County as the top contributor at the Bronze Level. Read on...
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    Volunteer and Information Center launches One-on-One program

    Volunteer and Information Center has started a new program that provides referral and information to individuals in need on a one-to-one basis with staff or volunteers. Read on...
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    City receives drop-off box for worn out American flags

    On Flag Day, June 14, the City of Henderson received a Flag Retirement Drop-Off Box to serve as a collection point for American flags that need to be "retired." Read on...
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    City employee finds, returns another City employee's lost wallet

    Braelen Hick's 20th birthday started off on the wrong foot, but she ended up with an unexpected gift. Read on...
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    Arts Alliance reveals new performing arts season

    A new performing arts season with lots of music, Broadway tunes, dance and comedy – including one show starring pets – has been announced by Henderson Area Arts Alliance. Read on...
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    Youth artists still needed for HC Public Library exhibit

    Henderson County Public Library is looking for children and teen artists who would like to participate in an art exhibit running June 21-July 23. Read on...
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    HART extends Shopper Shuttle to Farmers Market

    Henderson Area Rapid Transit (HART) is including the Henderson County Fairgrounds in its Shopper Shuttle Route on Tuesdays and Saturday through July 30. Read on...
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    Nature trail along Canoe Creek in the works

    Sometime this summer, hiking enthusiasts will have a new place to explore: The Canoe Creek Nature Trail. Read on...
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    Boat docks in place for the summer season

    It's a little later than usual because of a rainy May and higher river levels, but the boat docks are finally in place at the Second and Third street boat ramps. Read on...
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    Story heroes coming to Freedom, Central Parks in summer program

    Henderson County Public Library will host its summer reading program “Fun in the Park” at two locations this summer where kids can meet the actual story hero being featured that week. Read on...
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    'Days of Summer' includes Handy on its list

    Henderson's W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival listed in Kentucky Department of Travel and Tourism's interactive "99 Days of Summer" calendar. Read on...
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    Central Park among locations for Summer Feeding Program

    Several sites are participating in the Summer Feeding Program, including those sponsored by Henderson County Schools and the Diocese of Owensboro School Food Services. Read on...
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    Kyndle's new program for veterans has begun

    Kyndle Warriors, an exciting new workforce initiative, will recruit and match skilled and motivated armed forces veterans with employers in Henderson, Union, Webster and McLean counties. Read on...
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    Delkers gets Sidewalk Dining permit

    Delkers Bar & Music Venue and The Alley joins others offering the great outdoors as part of their establishment. Read on...
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    Planters gets Sidewalk Dining permit

    Planters Cafe & Coffee Bar on Main Street starts sidewalk. Read on...
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    Planners honor, spotlight Henderson's Vision Plan

    The Henderson Vision Plan received a special merit award for “Outstanding Comprehensive Plan” from the Kentucky Chapter of the American Planning Association on May 19. Read on...
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    Downtown Farm & Art Market continuing through summer

    The brand-new Farm & Art Market that’s an extension of the Henderson Farmers Market, opened on Wednesday, June 1, in Audubon Mill Park and it will continue on Wednesday through Sept. 28 (except during Handy Week.) Read on...
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    Henderson recognized as 'Playful City USA'

    For the second consecutive year, the City of Henderson has been awarded the Playful City USA designation from KaBoom!, a national non-profit organization. Read on...
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    Rockhouse @ Wolf's gets Sidewalk Dining permit

    Restaurant at First & Green streets is first of the season. Read on...
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  26. 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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