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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Historic Spring Garden Cemetery damaged by vandals

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Henderson Police Department is investigating vandalism at the historic Spring Garden Cemetery located behind the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Office on Zion Road. More than a dozen tombstones were knocked over and broken at the cemetery so...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 15, 2018

DHP announces Downtown Wind Down schedule

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- Downtown Henderson Partnership has announced its schedule and lineup for the second season of Downtown Wind Down (Music, Market, More).

The event takes place on Thursday nights in Audubon Mill Park from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Downtown Wind Down ...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 15, 2018

Service days pitch in with community improvements

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HENDERSON, Ky. – “Help comes in all sizes.”

That photo description accompanied an image captured at a community event that took place the second weekend in May in and around Henderson.

Help did come in all sizes on Saturday, Ma...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 14, 2018

Memorial Day holiday alters trash collection schedule

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HENDERSON, KY, May 14, 2018– Trash collection in the City of Henderson and services at the landfill/transfer station will be operating on a different schedule during the week of the Memorial Day holiday.

There will be no trash collection on Monda...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 10, 2018

Wildlife experts offer advice for dealing with coyotes

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HENDERSON, Ky. – Wildlife experts met with local citizens concerned about coyotes and other nuisance wildlife on Thursday evening at Community Baptist Church.

The meeting was organized after residents in the Balmoral neighborhood spoke at a Hende...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Winning entries in City's first Arbor Day essay contest

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Appreciation of Trees

By Patrick Hauke, Fifth Grade, Holy Name School

If I am lying beneath a tree, I think about the future of our world. I think about my future, the future of my generation, and the future of my posterity. Trees play a vital role to all o...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 1, 2018

Henderson Farmers Market opens for the season

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Henderson, KY – The Henderson Farmers Market has opened for the season at the Cates & Porter Pavilion located at the Henderson County Fairgrounds.

On the first official day of the market (May 1), vendors were selling honey and honey products,...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 2, 2018

W.C. Handy Festival looking for volunteers

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- The W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival is quickly approaching and the planning committee is looking for volunteers to work this year’s event.

A sign-up sheet is available at this link: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0e4...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: April 26, 2018

Circuit court clerk shares update on driver's license renewal, Real ID

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From Henderson Circuit Court Clerk Herbert McKee:

The  Kentucky Department of Transportation (KYDOT) no longer sends out renewal notices for their Driver’s License. Therefore, I ask everyone to check on their birthday every year to see i...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: May 1, 2018

Volunteers sought for June 16 Ohio River Sweep

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- Henderson County Recycling & Solid Waste will host the local site for the 2018 Ohio River Sweep on Saturday, June 16.

The Ohio River Sweep is a riverbank cleanup that extends the entire length of the Ohio River and many of its tributa...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Sidewalk project on Sand Lane expected to start Friday, April 13

HENDERSON, KY, April 10, 2018 – In a project tentatively set to begin Friday, April 13, the City of Henderson and Knight Contracting and Excavating Inc. will be installing a new sidewalk with curb and gutter on the south side of Sand Lane/Kentuc...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Garden Club of Henderson sets its bi-annual Garden Tour for June 16

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Garden Club of Henderson will host their Bi-Annual Garden Tour on Saturday, June 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The host gardens are as follows:

Ron and Debbie Faupel, 1135 N. Main St. — This hilltop home offers many ideas for ga...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: April 8, 2018

Missoula Children's Theatre returning this summer, producing 'Snow White'

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- Henderson Area Arts Alliance will bring back Missoula Children's Theatre this summer for a week-long residency that will result in a performance of "Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs."

An audition will be held for students in grad...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Henderson County Recycling planning waste tire collection

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- Here's your early notice that Henderson County Recycling is planning a waste tire collection event on May 31, June 1 and June 2.

The collection site is at Henderson County Recycling, 398 Sam Ball Way just off Airline Road, but tires can b...

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City of Henderson Announcements