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New Munday Activities Center Unveiling


10/24/14 11:23 AM
Several hundred gathered in the parking lot of the Sportscenter at the corner of Parrish and Hickman yesterday for the unveiling of the architect’s rendition of the new Munday Activities Center.  Daviess County Judge Executive Al Mattingly &nbs

Officials To Attend Aleris Groundbreaking


10/23/14 02:48 PM
Governor Steve Beshear and Congressman Brett Guthrie will join Aleris company executives for the official groundbreaking of a $350 million expansion at its Lewisport rolling mill in Hancock County. This new construction is the largest single project investment by a company in Kentucky in more than a year.

Daviess County Ties For Lowest KY Jobless Rate


10/23/14 01:52 PM
Unemployment rates fell in all 120 Kentucky counties between September 2013 and September 2014, according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training, an agency of the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. This is the second co

Little debating between the Daviess County Commissions Candidates last night


10/23/14 12:31 PM
There wasn’t a lot of debate at last night’s debate in Owensboro as the four candidates for the two contested Daviess County Commission seats met at the Courthouse in the second Chamber of Commerce political forum.  In fact the candidates

Payne Leaving Daviess EMA


10/23/14 11:08 AM
The Daviess County Director of the Emergency Management Agency is leaving his post at the end of November. According to media partner 14News, Richard Payne's resignation is effective November 28, after which he will be working at Emergency Management

Pedestrian Struck and Killed in Lewisport


10/22/14 01:52 PM
A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and killed Monday night in Lewisport. According to the Hancock County Sheriff's Department, Chad White was driving east on KY 334 when he thought he had struck a deer at the intersection with Carl Yoing Road.

Six Arrested on Drug Charges in Ohio Co.


10/22/14 11:38 AM
Six people have been arrested on drug charges in Ohio County. According to media partner 14News, detectives started investigating when Stephen Taylor allegedly bought pseudoephedrine with the intent of manufacturing methamphetamine.

Owensboro Man arrested for manufacturing meth


10/22/14 07:11 AM
KSP arrested an Owensboro man last night at approximately 7:45PM.  Kentucky State Police conducted a traffic stop on a green 1996 Ford Ranger on KY 54 at Gateway Drive in Owensboro, KY. Upon approach, troopers could detect an odor of ether coming fro

Reynolds Station man dies in vehicle accident


10/22/14 07:04 AM
Kentucky State Police responded to a single vehicle collision on Old Leitchfield Rd near Zion Church Rd. Upon arrival, the driver had already fled the scene. He was located a short time later and transported to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital to be tre

First of 3 Political Debates Held Last Night


10/21/14 09:33 AM
The Owensboro Chamber of Commerce held its first of three political debates last night.  Seven candidates for city commission answered questions on wide range of topics like revitalizing Owensboro, outside of downtown, and being more business friendl

Clinton Returns Visits Kentucky to Rally Democrats


10/21/14 09:19 AM
Former President Bill Clinton returns to Kentucky today to try and tip the scales in one of the most watched Senate races in the country.  Clinton is making his third trip to Kentucky to rally the Democrats.  Both he and his wife Hillary have ca

DCPS to host 3 Public Forums


10/20/14 11:14 AM
Daviess County Public Schools are hosting three public forums to help develop recommendations to establish new classroom standards.  The Attendance Zone Committee is trying to determine the most effective learning environments for students and to mak
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