Hancock County, KY

Hawesville, KYhancockclarion.com

Sen Rand Paul meets with Century on importance of military grade aluminum

Dr. Senator Rand Paul met with Century Aluminum employees, local industry leaders from Domtar Paper Mill, Commonwealth Rolled Products, Southwire and Hancock County’s leaders on Thursday. The primary purpose of Senator Paul’s visit was to meet with Century Aluminum and key leaders of Hancock County regarding issues facing the aluminum industries. Hancock County has an aluminum smelter, aluminum roller, wire producer and paper mill which accounts for over 3,000 jobs.
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Hancock County, KYhancockclarion.com

“Go Fund Me” for News Editor, Dave Taylor

The “Go Fund Me” page for Dave Taylor is currently being shared on Facebook and also on the Hancock Clarion’s website: hancockclarion.com. The normal cost of chemo is around $10,000 per month. The goal is to help raise $100,000 for Taylor’s chemo treatments. Taylor is the News Editor for the Hancock Clarion. The Clarion is grateful for anyone who might be able to donate, or if not, just by sharing Dave’s “Go Fund Me” page with your Facebook friends or with email contacts, would help him tremendously. The link to Taylor’s Go Fund Me page is https://gofund.me/cbcad21b.
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Career Fair Scheduled for Thursday in Hancock County

Anyone in the Hancock County area who's in need of work may have a chance to find it Thursday at the Hancock County Career Center. From 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 10, job seekers will have the chance to connect with professionals, employers, and companies. Potential employers...
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Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer

DC, Hancock to play for region title

MORGANTOWN — Following Monday night’s semifinal round, the championship game of the 3rd Region Softball Tournament will pit a team seeking a second consecutive trip to the state tournament against a program looking to get there for the first time. Daviess County, the 2019 3rd Region champion, advanced to Tuesday’s...
Leitchfield, KYOwensboro Messenger-Inquirer

Owensboro Catholic wins 3rd Region baseball crown

LEITCHFIELD — No late-inning rescues needed for Owensboro Catholic in the 3rd Region Tournament baseball championship game. The Aces dropped Ohio County 11-4 for the regional championship Monday night at Grayson County High School. It was the first regional baseball championship for the Aces since they won back to back...
Hancock County, KYhancockclarion.com

Hancock Accidents

No one suffered injury when a pickup stalled while crossing U.S. 60, and a log truck hit the vehicle. The accident happened on June 1 at approximately 2 p.m. Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy Aaron Emmick filed the accident report. Robert Douglas of Hawesville went to exit state Route 69 and...
Hawesville, KYhancockclarion.com

Dorothy Boutcher Sweeney

Dorothy Boutcher Sweeney, 92, of Hawesville, KY died peacefully at her home on June 2, 2021. Dorothy made a wise choice in professing the truth of God, for over 75 years. Mrs. Sweeney was born in Hancock County to the late Spurgon and Emma Harrison Boutcher of Hawesville. She retired from Hancock County Board of Education, where she was a bus driver. She was preceded in death by a husband Jess W Applegate, son Steve Applegate, two sisters Faye Socks and Ernestine Nelson and two brothers Hugh B Boutcher and Leroy Boutcher.
Hancock County, KYhancockclarion.com

Windward Heights Country Club, Pool Memberships

Windward Heights Country Club is a beautiful place to golf and swim in Hancock County. A regular membership includes all of the amenities. There are special rates for families. It’s a great place to have family reunions, birthday parties and pool parties. Windward Heights Country Club swimming pool opened Memorial...
Owensboro, KYOwensboro Messenger-Inquirer

Region softball semis set for Monday

Due to rain in the forecast, the 3rd Region Softball Tournament semifinals have been pushed to Monday. Daviess County (29-6) will take on host Butler County (31-7) at 5:30 p.m., followed by Owensboro Catholic (21-13) against Hancock County (22-14) at 7:30 — all at Butler County High School in Morgantown.
Hancock County, KYOwensboro Messenger-Inquirer

Catholic, Hancock advance in 3rd Region baseball

LEITCHFIELD — Owensboro Catholic fell behind early Saturday, but regained control in the bottom of the first inning with five runs against Muhlenberg County. The Aces stretched out to a 10-3 win in the first round of the 3rd Region Baseball Tournament at Grayson County High School. Hancock County dropped...
Hancock County, KYhancockclarion.com

Upcoming Events, Hancock County

• 4-H Livestock Club meeting, Hancock County Fairgrounds Livestock barn, 6 p.m. • Hancock County Chamber of Commerce Dinner, Hancock County Fairgrounds, 6 p.m. • Hawesville City Council Meeting, City Hall, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 10, 2021. • 4-H Rabbit Club meeting, Hancock County Fairgrounds, 5 p.m.• Hancock County Fiscal...
Hancock County, KYhancockclarion.com

Industries rebounding, new company coming

As the global economy recovers from the pandemic shutdown, Hancock County’s economy, namely its industry, is not only rebounding, but in some ways it is getting stronger with another new company locating and the existing ones returning to pre-COVID form. “We’ve come through 14 months of a pandemic and our...