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Beshear announces $200,000 for Splash Park at Vastwood

Governor Andy Beshear presented a $200,000 check to Judge/Executive Johnny Roberts and Hancock County Fiscal Court Clerk Sage Young. Petrie Young at the Grant Award Announcement on Thursday, September 22 for the construction of a new splash park with a splash pad and new park restroom at Vastwood Park. Judge Roberts said that the splash…

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COVID-19 still a very real threat to public health

  Despite a call from Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell to “forget the tribalism” from the political division surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic and scale back enduring emergency public health measures, Governor Andy Beshear is not so sure. In reporting from Melissa Patrick at Kentucky Health News, Beshear said, “To fully unwind a state of emergency…

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Quad-state tornado outbreak leaves scar of destruction

  As the victims and communities affected by the Dec. 10-11 “Quad-State Tornado” begin to pick up the pieces of their lives and push forward with recovery, the stories of loss, survival and compassion will forever be etched into the minds of those impacted. In the late-night hours of Friday, and extending into the early…

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Hancock Senior Services reopens November 15


Hancock County Senior Services Staff-Back Row L to R: Rachel Schneider-Data Entry, Darrell Forbes-Meal Driver Middle Row L to R: Carla Early-Lewisport Site Manager, Connie Duncan-Meal Driver/Workforce Development, Ken Patterson-Bus Driver, Front Row-Christine Schroader-Meal Driver, Lona Morton-Director, Linda Sanders-Meal Driver. Hancock County Senior Services will reopen to the public on Nov. 15. The centers at…

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Fraud is rampant, getting more sophisticated and ruthless with every attack

Dear Community, Fraud is rampant, getting more sophisticated and ruthless with every attack. Every age, gender, and walk of life can be negatively impacted and fall victim to scammers. In 2020, identity theft cases topped 1.3M according to – that’s a 100% increase in fraud versus 2019. Governor Andy Beshear recently signed an executive…

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