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Chamber Breakfast, United Way of the Ohio Valley Awards & Recognition

The Hancock County Chamber of Commerce Breakfast was Tuesday April 11th, at 7:30 a.m., at the Career Center. United Way of the Ohio Valley (UWOV) sponsored the event. UWOV President Paula Yevincy spoke about the Culture of Giving. Local businesses and individuals were recognized and presented with awards for their outstanding service to the community.…

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Gerald James Greathouse

Gerald James Greathouse, 80, of Hawesville, passed away on Tuesday, April 18, 2023 at his daughter’s house under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky.  He was born in Louisville, KY on October 9, 1942 to the late William M and Mary Eloise Millay Greathouse. Gerald retired from National Southwire Aluminum and was of the…

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Elizabeth F Grant (Libby)

  Elizabeth F Grant (Libby), 104, of Owensboro, KY went to be with her Lord and Savior on April 2, 2023 at the Heartford House.  Libby was born in Lewisport, KY on July 1, 1918 to the late Joseph Haywood and Nancy Smith Pate. She moved away from Kentucky during World War II and served…

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Donna L. Ogle

  Donna L. Ogle, 78, of Hawesville, passed away on Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at the Heartford House under the care of Hospice of Western Kentucky.  She was born in Hardinsburg, KY on March 16, 1944. Donna was a member of Immaculate Conception Church and was retired from Weyerhauser.  She loved spending time with her…

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Getting to Know You; Carolyn McCarty

Carolyn McCarty is another one of the many fine people in Hancock County who donates time to volunteering in the community. Over the years, she has been a Girl Scout Leader, Cub Scout Leader, Assistant Boy Scout Master, and helped with 4-H, to name just a few. Her daughter, Emily, achieved the Bronze Award in…

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United Way delivers grants to Hancock agencies

This past week United Way staff spent time in Hancock County hand delivering grants to much deserving agencies. Through corporate and individual donations, Hancock County raised $22,466! These funds benefit 9 programs in the county including: Hancock County Food Pantry, Hancock County 4-H, Help Office of Hancock County, Hospice of Western Kentucky, OASIS Shelter, Repair…

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