Henderson County http://wkms.org en Smith Mills Fire Dept. Receives $500,000 Grant for New Station http://wkms.org/post/smith-mills-fire-dept-receives-500000-grant-new-station <p>Henderson's Smith Mills Volunteer Fire Department will build a new fire station thanks to a&nbsp;$500,000 community development block grant.</p><p>The Smith Mills Fire Department is currently based in a 112-year-old building near a busy intersection, creating hazards for firefighters.</p><p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 22:20:11 +0000 John Null 37841 at http://wkms.org Smith Mills Fire Dept. Receives $500,000 Grant for New Station Endangered Whooping Cranes Found in KY http://wkms.org/post/endangered-whooping-cranes-found-ky <p></p><p>Kentucky wildlife officials say they’ve spotted endangered whooping cranes in Henderson and Hopkins counties. The sightings were at the Sloughs Wildlife Management Area and along the Pond River. Thu, 27 Dec 2012 13:35:52 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 26124 at http://wkms.org Endangered Whooping Cranes Found in KY Patriot Coal Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy http://wkms.org/post/patriot-coal-files-chapter-11-bankruptcy <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>A major coal company with mines in Appalachia and Western Kentucky has filed for bankruptcy. In a <a href="http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=216060&amp;p=irol-newsArticle&amp;ID=1712941&amp;highlight=" target="_blank">news release</a>, Patriot Coal said it was undertaking the move to facilitate restructuring.</p> Tue, 10 Jul 2012 16:08:32 +0000 Erica Peterson (KPR) 19021 at http://wkms.org Patriot Coal Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy