Area Breaking News

Hawesville facing expulsion from planning and zoning over late payments

By Dave Taylor After not making required payments to the Hancock Urban Planning Commission dating back to October 2018, the city of Hawesville is in danger of being kicked off of the planning and zoning board, meaning all zoning in the city will essentially cease to exist.  See this week’s Hancock Clarion for the full…

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Storm knocks out power to 700 Sunday

By Dave Taylor A sudden storm Sunday night knocked out power to 700 Hancock County residents and toppled trees over a wide area, including one that crushed a trailer east of Hawesville. See this week’s Hancock Clarion for the full story

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School board chair wants nickel tax; will be on July agenda

By Dave Taylor The public campaign by a group of eighth graders to implement a nickel tax for school improvements appears to have gained a powerful ally Thursday after the chairman of the school board announced his support for the tax and the board’s intention to put it on the agenda of next month’s meeting.…

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COMING SOON!

SOUTHWIRE >  50th ANNIVERSARY! Show your support in the special commemorative edition and be a part of a historical piece for years to come.  Call the Clarion for reservations by May 5th, 2019.   270-927-6945

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