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UPDATE: 'More concern' for severe weather this evening, overnight in Tri-State
The National Weather Service says two rounds of thunderstorms could roll through the Tri-State Tuesday evening and overnight, and some of them are likely to be severe. In a midday briefing, officials with the weather service's Paducah, Kentucky, office, which monitors conditions in Evansville and Henderson, noted that the region had been upgraded to an "enhanced risk" zone. An "enhanced risk" means that numerous severe storms are possible, and that some of the storms could be long-lived,...
Kentuckians, You Should Never Let Your Gas Gauge Fall Below This!
How many times during your driving career have you seen that warning light come on? You know? The one that lets you know that your gas tank is just about empty! I have been there and done that too many times to count. Last week, I was basically coasting around the city of Owensboro on fumes.
Arrests made in Henderson vape shop burglary
Two arrests have been made in regard to a burglary that happened at TNT Vape Shop.
WPD: Stabbing results in two arrests
The Washington Police Department says two arrests were made in regard to a stabbing.
Make Your Own Owensboro Burger Week-Inspired Cheeseburger Melt at Home
Owensboro Burger Week 2024 is coming up March 1st through March 9th. For the fourth consecutive year, Hill View Farms Meats is a sponsor of the wildly popular event, which features about 40 local restaurants creating and serving $7 burgers to compete for the grand prize and title of Best Burger in Owensboro! In fact, several participating restaurants are using beef patties from Hill View Farm Meats.
City of Henderson holding first mass foreclosure sale of 2024
HENDERSON, Ky. (WEVV) — Officials in Henderson will be hosting the city's first mass foreclosure sale of 2024 on Wednesday. According to the city, the first sale of the year will be taking place at 10:30 a.m. in the Henderson County Courthouse Fiscal Courtroom. Properties included in the mass...
Savor the Taste: Top 3 Pizzas to Try in Henderson
This article presents three exceptional pizzerias located in Henderson. Have you had the chance to taste their offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below:
Southern Indiana Meteorologist Keeps His Cool After Bringing the Heat to The Breakroom
I know that I have been a victim of a hyper-sensitive smoke alarm. You know, when the indoor grill gets a little too hot and needs to vent? The next you know, the family is evacuating, even though there is barely a puff of smoke. Wayne Hart Sounds the Alarm.
Crews called to house fire in Owensboro
OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEVV) — Crews were called to a house fire in Owensboro in Monday afternoon. The Owensboro Fire Department says its crews responded to a home on West 1st Street around 1:35 p.m. According to OFD, first arriving crews found smoke coming from the attic area of the...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in Calhoun, KY
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around calhoun..
Union County Bravettes take down Webster County in 6th District semifinals
HENDERSON, Ky. (WEVV) — Henderson County High School is playing host to this year's 6th District Tournament, and the action got underway tonight in the semifinals as Union County and Webster County collided. The Bravettes would prove victorious tonight, defeating Webster County 49-26. The win secures them a spot...
United Way of Henderson County to make final campaign call to action
HENDERSON, Ky. (WEVV) — Officials say United Way's 2023-24 campaign has raised more than $300,000 from local businesses and individual donor. Happening Tuesday, February 27th, United Way is encouraging members to join them in reaching their $400,000 and $420,000 stretch goals. On Tuesday, organizers will be set up outside...
How to Get Tickets for the Most Popular Fundraiser in Henderson, KY
Runway Red, Matthew 25's annual local fashion showcase, was recently voted the Best Charity Event in Henderson. The 2024 edition is just around the corner and some tickets remain available. Runway Red is set for Saturday, March 16th at the Preston Arts Center. The event features a VIP Dinner, cocktail...
Traffic backs up on southbound Twin Bridge after vehicle breaks down
HENDERSON, Ky. (WEVV) — Drivers headed into Henderson via the southbound Twin Bridge could see delays Monday afternoon. As of about 2:30 p.m., traffic headed into Henderson on the southbound bridge was heavily backed up. Dispatch officials tell 44News that the backup was caused by a vehicle that broke...
Daviess County Sheriff seeks tips on Dollar General incidents
DAVIESS COUNTY Ky. (WEVV) — The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance in identifying individuals involved in two separate incidents. Before 8 p.m. on Saturday, February 17, 2024, unknown individuals entered the Dollar General store located at 8825 KY 2830 in Maceo, KY. Later that same night,...
Top 3 Things to Do in Owensboro This Weekend: March 1-3
The burgers are back, y’all! Burger Week 2024 kicks off this weekend on Friday, March 1, meaning you’ll have nine days to eat all the burgers you possibly can from roughly 40 different restaurants. From barbecue-slathered to breakfast style, this is where you’ll find the most diverse lineup of burgers you’ve ever tasted! Don’t forget to use the hashtag #owensboroburgerweek for your social media posts for the chance to win some cool prizes and, most important of all, have fun! Burger Week runs March 1-9.
Meteor Caught on Camera Twice in Western Kentucky Early Sunday
When me and my sister were young, my parents used to point out the constellations in the night sky while were on the road. To this day, I can point out Orion and the Big Dipper and Little Dipper. It always drove me crazy when Dad would say "Do you see Orion's belt?" I guess I didn't have much of an imagination when trying to make sense of what visuals the stars created.
Owensboro Sportscenter to Host Free Paper Shredding Event for Daviess County Residents on March 22
A free paper shredding collection event is coming to the Owensboro Sportscenter on March 22, 2024. Piranha Mobile Shredding will be on site from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. All Daviess County residents, businesses, and institutions may participate with a limit of 100 lb. per person. For questions, contact the Daviess County Solid Waste Department at (270) 229-4484.Visit here for more details.
Local Principal awarded KMEA Administrator of the Year
OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEVV) — Alisha Ferry, Principal of Instruction at Owensboro Middle School, has been awarded 2nd District Administrator of the Year by the Kentucky Music Educators Association. District leaders say she was nominated by Jason Smith who spoke of Mrs. Ferry's unwavering support for every arts program and...
Owensboro Property Maintenance Code Enforcement Board Meeting Scheduled for February 28
The Property Maintenance Code Enforcement Board has scheduled a meeting for February 28, 2024. It will be held at 1:00 p.m. in the Commissioner Chambers, City Hall, 101 E. 4th Street, Owensboro, Kentucky. The announcement was made on February 26, 2024.