Officials: Semi-truck rollover crash sends driver to hospital

The Henderson County Sheriff’s Deputies, Kentucky State Police and other agencies responded to a semi-truck tanker rollover crash with injuries on Friday.

  National Guard summoned to aid cities amid protests, police clashes

The unrest followed the killing in Minnesota of George Floyd after a white officer pressed a knee into his neck while taking him into custody.
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Minnesota governor apologizes for arrest of CNN crew

Following the arrest of a CNN crew on live television by police on Friday, an apologetic Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz promised that journalists would not be interfered with in reporting on violent protests following the death of George Floyd.

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  OHMCH receives over $1M to provide black lung screenings for KY miners

  Fort Branch businesses announce temporary closure due to COVID-19 exposure

  OCTC announces reopening plans for upcoming summer, fall semesters

  Land purchased for Henderson solar facility

  Daviess Co. Public Library to gift 5 seniors with college survival baskets

The Daviess County Public Library is giving away five college survival gift baskets to local graduating high school seniors.
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  Pentagon puts military police on alert to go to Minneapolis

Protests erupted in Minneapolis and spread across the country after the police killing of George Floyd.

  Evansville church hosting community food share event

  OMU ends coal-fired electricity production

  Kitten thrown from moving car, officials say

  Man flown to hospital after ATV accident near Corydon

  Hancock Co. schools announce in-person classes resume in August

  Pittsburgh Glass Works closing Evansville facility after 40 years

  Evansville restaurants taking advantage of outdoor seating permits

  Vanderburgh County Fair projects to be judged virtually amid cancellation

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  George Floyd protests: National Guard mobilized in Atlanta; fatal shooting in Detroit

Demonstrators marched, stopped traffic and in some cases lashed out violently at police as protests erupted Friday in dozens of U.S. cities.

SPORTS

  Senior Send-Off: Addison Brown

  Senior Send-Off: Brenson Brown

  Senior Send-Off: Jordan Parker

  Senior Send-Off: Kenna Newsome

The senior from Henderson County plans to attend Lindsey Wilson College to play golf and major in accounting.

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  Small Business Saturday helping business owners reignite local economy

  Owensboro community hosts farewell parade for WWII veteran

  Man and woman dead after shooting in Carmi, IL

Crash causes traffic backup near Audubon Parkway in Henderson

  EPD sees increase in phone scams

The Evansville Police Department says they have recently seen an increase in phone scams in the Tri-State area.
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  Minneapolis officer charged with George Floyd’s death as protests flare

The police officer who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, a handcuffed black man who died in custody after pleading that he could not breathe, was arrested Friday and charged with murder in a case that sparked protests across the United States and violence in Minneapolis.

Authorities looking for suspect who crashed stolen vehicle before leaving scene in Ohio Co.

7 shot as Breonna Taylor supporters protest in downtown Louisville

  Campers back at Scales Lake, beach to reopen Sat.

  EPD: Kentucky man with felony warrant arrested in Evansville after 3 hour search