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Lewisport Christmas Parade; entry form, entry awards, parade route

“Christmas on the Farm” The Lewisport Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 3rd, 2022, beginning at 4:00 p.m. This year’s parade theme will be “Christmas on the Farm” with the Lewisport Lions Club sponsoring Santa and his sleigh. All persons planning on having an entry in the parade are asked to be at…

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HCHS Varsity teams take the floor

The Hornets and Lady Hornets varsity teams begin their seasons next week when they go on the road to Owensboro and Whitesville. The Hornets are projected as a top 4 team in the 3rd Region this year as Hancock County returns four starters from last season. Head coach Mike Orr has eight seniors, two juniors…

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Annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 3rd

  The Mission Minded Women of the Hawesville United Methodist Church will be having their Annual Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, December 3rd in the Connection Cafe(Fellowship Hall)at the church. Serving begins at 10:30 am.  We will be serving chili, soup, sandwiches, desserts, and drinks.  Reduced prices for children.  We will also be selling our famous…

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Getting to know you; Briana Pulliam

Briana Pulliam, Literacy Coach & Interventionist at Hancock County Schools, was born and raised in Lewisport. “My childhood was just the best because we stayed out until dark, played outside, rode bicycles and played basketball at the boat dock,” she said. “I had so many friends that grew up with me. It was the most…

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Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s 2023 hemp licensing program; now open

FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 17, 2022) – The window to apply for the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s 2023 hemp licensing program is now open, Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles has announced. “Regulatory inaction toward cannabinoids by the Food and Drug Administration continues to hamper the nation’s hemp industry,” Commissioner Quarles said. “As we enter the 10th growing…

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Thelma Robertson celebrates 100 Years

Thelma Robertson is celebrating 100 Years of good life! By Jennifer Wimmer The public is invited to come and join Thelma Robertson, along with family and friends, in celebrating her 100th Birthday at the Hawesville Baptist Church’s New Life Center on Saturday, November 26 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. No gifts please! Cake & punch along with…

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Lewisport Christmas in the park; Christmas parade

  Christmas in the Park Friday, December 2 is Christmas in the Park in downtown Lewisport from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 3 is the Lewisport Christmas Parade! Mark your calendar for these 2 special upcoming holiday events. Christmas in the Park will have many local food booths, as well as a…

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2023 calendars are ready; old photo scenes in Hancock County

These Popular calendars now on sale! The Ladies of the DAR ( Daughters of the American Revolution) have produced, the 2023 calendars. Each month presents an old photo of a scene in Hancock County. The old photos are from the Hancock Clarion archives. Calendars are available for purchase at the Hancock Clarion, 230 Main Street, Hawesville,…

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Hawesville Christmas Parade, Saturday, December 3

      The Hawesville Christmas Parade is Saturday, December 3. The parade will begin at 1:00 p.m. and is themed “Christmas on the Farm” this year.  Directly after the Christmas Parade, Santa Claus will be in Hawesville City Hall giving out presents to children 12-years-old and younger.  If you’d like to make a cash…

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New Chapel Homemakers Club make handmade patriotic quilts

The New Chapel Homemakers Club work on making handmade patriotic quilts throughout the year.  This year 19 veterans were gifted these beautiful quilts.  From left: Maggie Craig. Brenda Brown, Mary Ann Hubbard, Diann Crask, Anita Cambron, Janet Bruner and Karen Colbert.

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