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Lewko shoots 68 to win All “A” state golf tournament

  Dec Lewko fired a 4-under par round of 68 to win the 2023 All “A” State golf tournament at Gibson Bay Golf Course in Richmond, KY Saturday. The Hancock County High School junior is the first Hornet County golfer to accomplish this feat. The HCHS team finished tied for fifth overall. “I feel good.…

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Jamison Robert Hanks

Jamison Robert Hanks, 17, of Hawesville, passed away on Thursday, September 7, 2023 at his home.  He was born in Owensboro, KY on February 23, 2006 to Benjamin Hanks and Heather Roberts. Jamison was a Junior at Hancock County High School.  He enjoyed fishing, hunting, Four-wheeler riding and Jordan’s.  Jamison was loved by all who…

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Robert Raley

  Rob Raley was affectionately known as “Poppa Rob” to his family, as well as his many friends. He was born in Owensboro, Kentucky, the son of Roy H. and Jean N. Raley of Hawesville. He was a member of the Hawesville Baptist Church. Rob was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Jean;…

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HCHS students enjoy arts activities at school and in Owensboro.

HCHS Students Jayden and Brooklyn Porter Jayden and Brooklyn Porter, brother and sister, are (HCHS) Hancock County High School students with an exceptionally fun and busy life. They are active in extracurricular activities within school and outside the school as well. Jayden is a junior and Brooklyn is a sophomore. They are both in the…

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CMF Company; growing business in Lewisport Industrial Park

On Tuesday morning, August 22nd, the Hancock County Industrial Foundation Board met at the Contour Fabrication & Mechanical, Inc. (CFM) plant site in Lewisport. Hancock native Jason Young, Co-owner of CFM, spoke with board members about the details of the business and provided a breakfast. Young and Scott Dillback, of Evansville, partnered in 2015 and…

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Mike Garvin real estate entrepreneur helping to improve Hawesville

Mike Garvin, 59, began purchasing homes, fixing them up and renting them out right before he started his job at Domtar in 1997.  After 23 years at the paper mill, he’s retired and Garvin Properties has 15 rentals in Hawesville and Lewisport that keep him busy, along with the huge project of remodeling the old…

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HCHS Partners with OCTC through Early College and Dual Credit Classes

HCHS students are preparing for the future. Although the July sun still reminds us we are in the middle of summer, soon Hancock County High School will be welcoming back students for the new school year. For the past several years, qualifying students have had the opportunity to take “dual credit” classes in addition to…

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New Assistant Principal at HCHS; Dr. Jacob Bryant

  Hancock County High School’s new Assistant Principal is Dr. Jacob Bryant. Josh Sherrer, previous assistant principal, is now positioned as Director of Grant Development & Student Support Specialist for Hancock County Schools. Jacob served as Assistant Principal at College View Middle School (CVMS) in Owensboro for the last 2 school years before accepting the…

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Test your School Bus Driving skills this Saturday, July 15

  This Saturday, July 15th, community members are invited to Hancock County High School for FREE Test Drives of school buses in the HCHS parking lot from 9:00 a.m. to noon. This is a great opportunity to see if school bus driving might even turn-out to be a perfect career for you! Those participating in this…

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