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Hancock County Chamber of Commerce

After 5 Nights; Hancock businesses open until 7 p.m.

After 5 Nights 3rd Tuesday Each Month through December Local Businesses Open until 7 p.m.   The Hancock County Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring “After 5 Nights” for your local shopping needs! On the 3rd Tuesday of each month, August through December, several Hancock County local small businesses will be staying open until 7:00 p.m.…

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High Speed Internet coming to Hancock County; important to sign up now

  Hancock County Chamber sponsor, Kenergy, presented details on high speed internet for the county at the Hancock County Chamber of Commerce Picnic, Tuesday, August 8th. Leslie Barr, Kenergy’s Communications & Public Relations Specialist, spoke along with Leslye Krampe, Business Development Manager at Conexon, to inform the audience on the progress in connecting homes and…

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Green River Distilling; 8 rickhouses at Lewisport campus

  David Carroll, Director of Operations at Green River Distilling Company, was the speaker at the Hancock County Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner on Tuesday, June 13th, addressing the completion of the first rickhouse and seven more that will be built in Lewisport. “We want to give everyone some updates,” Carroll said. “Something we’ve found…

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Hancock County Chamber Breakfast; Businesses of the Month Recognized

  Chamber Businesses of the Month for May were recognized at the breakfast Tuesday, May 9th, at the Hancock County Career Center. Businesses recognized at the breakfast were: Owensboro Community Technical College, Hancock County Industrial Foundation and Edward Jones. Rehabilitation & Performance Institute (RPI) sponsored the Breakfast, and provided the speaker, Brittney Hughes. Hughes is…

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John Robert Brown

John Robert Brown died peacefully on February 9, 2023 with his family at his side at the Heartford House residential facility of Hospice of Western Kentucky in Owensboro, Kentucky. He was born on April 27, 1929 to John Robert and Georgia Jane Jump Brown in Hardin County, Kentucky. John’s father was a farmer with a…

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Hancock County Chamber Breakfast; State of the County Meeting

The Hancock County Chamber of Commerce held their first meeting of the year on Tuesday morning, January 10th at the Lewisport Library – a Chamber Breakfast and a State of the County meeting. Judge/Executive Johnny Roberts, Lewisport Mayor Chad Gregory and newly elected Hawesville Mayor Robbie McCormick spoke about their plans for this year. Judge…

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Hancock County Chamber; Christmas events

Hancock County Chamber of Commerce President Chelsea Boling announced several events at the Chamber Breakfast last week.  You’ll want to mark your calendars for some of these, such as; Small Business Saturday The Chamber is having Small Business Saturday on Saturday, November 27th and encourages all of you to please stop by local businesses in…

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Hancock Chamber Fall Market; Saturday, October 15

The Hancock County Chamber of Commerce is having their Fall Chamber Market on Saturday, October 15 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. in downtown Lewisport on Fourth Street. There will be local vendors with many different wares and delicious foods, as well as fun activities for families and children. Vendors Local vendors will be at…

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Hancock teachers honored; Williams Teacher of the Year finalist

At the Hancock County Board of Education meeting on Thursday evening, August 25, two very special ladies were recognized, as well as the stellar Hancock County High School Administration for their completion of the National Institute for School Leadership (NISL) Program. Laura Kessans, Family Resource Youth Service Coordinator at HCHS and HCMS, and Charlena Williams,…

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