Henderson County http://wkms.org en Proposed Gas Pipeline to Route Through Henderson http://wkms.org/post/proposed-gas-pipeline-route-through-henderson <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Texas Gas Transmission is planning to build a 30 mile natural gas pipeline through Henderson County, Kentucky. Known as the Southern Indiana Market Lateral, it will extend from Texas Gas mainline facilities in southern Henderson to Posey County, Indiana, to serve the new Midwest Fertilizer and </span>SABIC<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Innovative Plastics plants.</span></p><p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:13:10 +0000 Allison Crawford 41724 at http://wkms.org Proposed Gas Pipeline to Route Through Henderson Kyndle Sparks Economic Development in Northwest Kentucky http://wkms.org/post/kyndle-sparks-economic-development-northwest-kentucky <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The merger of the Henderson Chamber and Northwest Kentucky Forward that happened at the first of the year means another cooperative economic development group joins the West Kentucky Regional Chamber Alliance in taking our region's issues to Frankfort.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">You hear Kyndle and you think of the digital readers, but with a Y, it's an acronym for the</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Kentucky Network for Development, Leadership and Engagement. Kate Lochte speaks with</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Chief Executive Officer, Brad Schneider on </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Sounds Good</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;today, beginning with an event in 2012 that got the ball rolling.</span></p><p> Thu, 22 May 2014 17:41:50 +0000 Kate Lochte 40758 at http://wkms.org Kyndle Sparks Economic Development in Northwest Kentucky 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