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Out 21 months, Luke Mercer Bridge replacement might be coming soon

By Dave Taylor The long saga of the Luke Mercer Bridge might be coming to a merciful end soon, as the current contractor on the bridge replacement project says it will begin work at the site any day now. Do-All Construction, out of Caneyville, is set to begin work on the small bridge on Luke…

Airport having two big days of entertainment, free plane rides

By Dave Taylor As students near the end of another school year and parents begin the annual task of finding ways to keep their families entertained, the Hancock County Airport is coming to the rescue, with a free two-day Open House where kids and families can play, eat, watch hot air balloons and skydivers, and…

Man defends Hawesville in council meeting

By Dave Taylor On Tuesday night, Hawesville’s city council was treated to something out of the ordinary: a citizen who attended simply to compliment the city on its ongoing water projects.  Mike Cook, who lives in Windward Heights subdivision, said he wanted to put in a good word for contractors who are replacing all of…

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