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Bridgmon’s wild ride to music stardom

By Dave Taylor On April 5, Steve Bridgmon will find himself in the Grand Ole Opry in a fancy suit, waiting to hear whether his name will be called as the Inspirational Country Music Association Newcomer of the Year, or perhaps as the winner of Song of the Year. Some will remark that he’s really…

School safety forum stresses prevention, moderation

By Dave Taylor Concerned parents and members of the public gathered in the Hancock County High School gym earlier this month for a public forum on school safety, to listen to and ask questions of school officials, a mental health professional, and the sheriff’s department, on the topic of school safety. The forum, hosted by…

Calloway seeking 10th District seat

By Dave Taylor Josh Calloway is running for State Representative for the 10th District, but the Republican says his goal isn’t just to fix things in Frankfort, but instead to look long-term, with a focus on leaving a better future for today’s youth. See this week’s Hancock Clarion for the full story

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Area Obituaries

Robert J. “Bob” Conen

Robert J. “Bob” Conen, 90, passed away October 29, 2017 at Oakwood Health Campus. He was born in Tell City, Indiana on January 11, 1927 to the late Otto and Bertha (Berg) Conen. Also preceding him in death was a sister, Berniece Brown. Bob was a graduate of Troy High School and a veteran of…

Jeff “Bruno” Gorman

Jeff “Bruno” Gorman, 56, of Lewisport, passed away on October 31, 2017 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.  Jeff was born on April 2, 1961 in Owensboro, KY to J.W. and Aretha Ammons Gorman.  Jeff was a member of Hawesville Baptist Church, was employed by Domtar where he has worked for 36 years, and was a…