Coronavirus updates

  • Hancock County Schools will begin the 2021 school year on August 26 and will add approximately 25 minutes to each day to make up for the later start
  • All city and county parks are closed to the public
  • The Hancock County Judicial Center remains closed until June 1
  • Owensboro Health Regional Hospital COVID-19 hotline 877-888-6647, available 24/7 for concerns about the coronavirus
  • Income tax deadline has been pushed back to July 15
  • Both branches of the county library will be closed to the public until further notice but both are offering curbside pickup and porch drop-off. Call the library for details
  • All funerals will be held without visitations, for family only
  • All Hancock County senior citizens centers will be closed to activities until further notice starting at the end of the day on March 13, but meals will be offered on a drive-thru basis. The senior bus will continue to run as usual.

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