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Sheriff, KSP debate county coverage, lament lack of staff

By Dave Taylor A Kentucky State Police captain defended his agency in Monday’s fiscal court meeting against statements made in the previous meeting by Hancock County Sheriff Dale Bozarth, where the two men found agreement in the believe that their respective departments are both understaffed. See this week’s Hancock Clarion for the full story

EXCLUSIVE: Photos of the robbery of Hancock Bank in Lewisport last Thursday
Teachers share success stories of all-day preschool

By Dave Taylor What started as a bit of an experiment has paid big dividends immediately and laid the groundwork for big change in the schools, according to four preschool teachers who sang the praises of Hancock County’s all-day preschool at the school board meeting Thursday. Beginning this school year the district expanded its preschool…

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Gilbert L. Potter, Sr

Gilbert L. Potter, Sr, 78, of Tell City, passed away on December 10, 2017 at Golden Living Center in Tell City.  He was born in Daviess County on January 14, 1939 to the late WD Brown and Stella Mae Hall Potter.  Gilbert was retired from Green River Steel where he was a Mill Right.  He…

Aldena Mae Sanders Tindle

Aldena Mae Sanders Tindle, 80 of Hardinsburg passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital in Owensboro. She was born February 25, 1937 in Hancock County to the late Oscar & Ethel Sanders. She was Pentecostal by faith and until unable attended church regularly. Aldena married O.W. Tindle and he preceded her…

Terry G. Powers

Terry G. Powers, 55, of Hawesville went to be with his Lord and savior on Wednesday December 6, 2017 at his home with family at his side under the care of Western Kentucky Hospice. Terry is now reunited with his father in Heaven.  Terry was born on January 29, 1962 in Owensboro to Eddie and…