Posted on: January 19, 2018

Charter offers new low-cost, high-speed broadband to qualifying families

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Charter Communications, which offers services in the City of Henderson, has recently launched a new standalone low-cost, high-speed broadband service, titled Spectrum Internet Assist, for hundreds of thousands of low-income American seniors and families o...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 20, 2018

Rotary accepting scholarship applications for 2018-19

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HENDERSON, Ky.  — Rotary Club of Henderson will award five $1,000 scholarships in April that are based on current academic success and need.

Applicants should be graduating high school seniors or college students who live or attend schoo...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 19, 2018

HLI Forward program scheduled for Feb. 1 at Preston Arts Center

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Henderson Leadership  Initiative  (HLI) will host its HLI  Forward Event for the Class of 2017, on Thursday, Feb. 1, at Preston Arts Center.

The community is invited to attend the 5:30 p.m. event. Preston Ar...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 18, 2018

Local legislators to provide update on 2018 General Assembly

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HENDERSON, Ky. — On the heels of Gov. Matt Bevin’s State of the Commonwealth Address, local state legislators will share their views on the 2018 General Assembly at the Kyndle Legislative Update Breakfast on Monday, Jan. 22.

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 15, 2018

Frigid weather is back. Take precautions to protect pipes

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- Extremely frigid temperatures are headed back our way for a few days so you might want to take precautions to protect your water lines.

Here is some good advice from the Henderson Water Utility:

PREVENTING FROZEN PIPES

Here are six tips to ...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 12, 2018

Ninth-annual Rotary Trivia Night coming up on Feb. 3

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HENDERSON, Ky. – Do you know the average approximate lifespan of a grizzly bear?

How about the fifth unearthly element from the days of Aristotle?

If you do and know another handful of trivia buffs, you might want to reserve your table for the Nin...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 11, 2018

Commission starts program of work for second year of term

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The City of Henderson Board of Commissioners started a program of work for the second year of a two-year term when it held its first 2018 meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 9.

Ten of the things the commission did in its first year:

  • Adopted ...
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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 11, 2018

Events at HCC to honor legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- The legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be honored with several events at Preston Arts Center on the campus of Henderson Community College over the next month.

A photo exhibit titled "Martin Luther King Jr., and the Civil Right...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Enrollment at HCC increased during fall semester

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- Henderson Community College ended the fall 2017 term unofficially with 1,490 students as compared to 1,323 total student headcount from fall 2016. This is an increase of 12.6 percent.

The increase was primarily attributed to the enrollmen...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Audubon Beekeepers to host annual Bee School in March

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- Audubon Beekeepers will host their Annual Bee School on Saturday, March 3.

The day of workshops will take place at Henderson County Cooperative Extension Expo Center, 3341 Zion Road in Henderson.

The cost is $15 with pre-registration and $...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 9, 2018

HPD hosting another session of Citizen's Academy

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Henderson Police Department will host its spring session of Citizen's Academy starting March 13.

The eight-week course takes place from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays at HPD, located at 1990 Barret Court in Henderson.

Hands-on classes will in...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 8, 2018

OVAL hosting 'Remembering Emily' Exhibit at Citi-Center Gallery

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- Ohio Valley Art League is presenting a new photography exhibit titled "Remembering Emily" at the OVAL Citi-Center Gallery in downtown Henderson.

The memorial exhibit features the work of the late local photographer Emily Mabee.

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Preston Arts Center presenting Jazz On-Stage Series

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- The Preston Arts Center has announced a new programming venture that will bring a two-concert Jazz Series to Henderson.

The Jazz On-stage Series will offer music by the award-winning University of Louisville Faculty Ensemble and the Unive...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 2, 2018

Protect your pets during winter weather

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HENDERSON, Ky. --  Temperatures have plummeted throughout the region and will be sticking around for the next several days, so there are things that pet owners need to do to keep pets warm and healthy. 

Here are some tips from the Kentuck...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: January 2, 2018

Severe cold spell creates firefighting challenges

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HENDERSON, Ky. – Working outdoors in extreme cold is always challenging regardless of the type work, but when water is involved the hazards definitely multiply.

That’s what the Henderson Fire Department has been dealing with this last s...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: December 30, 2017

Library to offer several tech classes in January

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- Technology can become simpler in January through participation in the Henderson County Public Library's series of Tech Classes.

Whether you're an experienced computer user or a complete novice, tech pro Retta Zollinger can improve your di...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: December 29, 2017

OVAL to host Mixed Media Workshop Series at Preston Arts Center

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HENDERSON, Ky. – Ohio Valley Art League will host a series of workshops during January on working with mixed media.

The Mixed Media Workshop Series taught by artist Barbara Rodenberg will meet on Jan. 10, Jan. 17, Jan. 24 and Jan. 31 at Preston A...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: December 28, 2017

Downtown parking vouchers to be available starting Jan. 2.

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HENDERSON, Ky. – Parking ticket vouchers that will over-ride an overtime parking violation will be available to downtown businesses in good standing starting Tuesday, Jan. 2.

Each qualifying business will be issued five vouchers annually that can...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: December 28, 2017

Cable TV rates going up in January within City of Henderson

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HENDERSON, Ky. – The two companies that provide cable television services in the City of Henderson have notified City officials that they will be adjusting their rates in January. Most of the adjustments are increases.

The companies are Spectrum ...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: December 21, 2017

Eagle Watch Weekends available at Kentucky State Parks

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – A unique Kentucky State Park tradition – Eagle Watch Weekends – will be offered once again in January and February 2018.

The park system sponsors this wildlife-watching opportunity as bald eagles gather around...

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City of Henderson Announcements
Posted on: November 7, 2017

Henderson County Recycling sets it holiday season schedule

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HENDERSON, Ky. -- Henderson County Recycling has announced its schedule for the holiday season.

The Center will be closed on Friday, Nov. 10, and Saturday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. It will resume normal business hours on Monday, Nov. 13.

The ...

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City of Henderson Announcements