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William S. Emmick

William S. Emmick, 84, of Lewisport went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday July 22, 2022 at his Farm. Bill was born on February 5, 1938 in Owensboro to the late Willie Joe and Francis Ireland Emmick.  Bill was a member at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, served in the Army Reserve, Cattleman’s…

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Jones returns to hometown with Court of Appeals

By C. Josh Givens A three-judge panel from the Kentucky Court of Appeals Tuesday heard oral arguments at the Hancock County Judicial Center in a case which raises questions over what authority the Historic Review Board for the City of Bardstown has in ordering alterations to a structure. The panel included Associate Judge Allison E.…

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Sandy Hendry memorialized for volunteer work at fairgrounds

By C. Josh Givens The Hawesville Lion’s Club has memorialized the contributions of longtime Lion Sandy Hendry and his dedication to the Hancock County Fairgrounds with cooperation from Gary Nugent and his GN Excavating crew. The front exhibition hall at the fairgrounds has been renovated, with the asphalt removed and replaced with concrete. New ceiling…

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What I learned from dying: More bad news

By Dave Taylor I got the results from my most recent CT scan Monday and it was pretty much all bad news. All of the cancer spots we compared from the last scan in May to this one, were not just bigger, but much, much bigger. Most spots doubled in size and one new metastasis…

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Mary JoAnne Alig

Mary JoAnne Alig, 62, of Lewisport, passed away on May 24, 2022 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.  She was born in Indianapolis, IN on March 14, 1960.  Mary was adopted when she was 3 years old, she claimed her close friends as her family.  She greatly enjoyed fishing, going root digging and an avid UK…

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