Latest Daviess County, Kentucky Stories

2010-10-28 09:20:00

OWENSBORO, Ky., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's not every day that a musical genre is born, and certainly not one that spreads and takes hold like Bluegrass music. Bill Monroe, the "Father of Bluegrass Music," would turn 100 years old in 2011.

2010-06-03 06:13:00

OWENSBORO, Ky., June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Owensboro Medical Health System will officially break ground for its 447-bed replacement hospital June 5th with a 5K Walk-Run, activities for families and a ceremony that includes participation from OMHS Board of Directors, employees, physicians, several community groups and elected officials, including US Rep.

2009-07-21 05:50:00

OWENSBORO, Ky., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Owensboro Medical Health System, Inc.

2008-08-06 12:00:48

By Joy Campbell, Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, Ky. Aug. 6--Bryan Blount will be watching the traffic on his street closely today. With city schools back in session, basically every Owensboro High School student, parent and staff member who drives to school will use McCreary Avenue to get there.

2008-08-05 09:00:00

By Joanie Baker, Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, Ky. Aug. 5--More than 30 firefighters and 50 tons of sand were needed Monday to extinguish a chemical fire at Owensboro Grain Edible Oils that emitted hazardous fumes.

2008-08-05 09:00:27

By Owen Covington, Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, Ky. Aug. 5--While work progresses on a comprehensive master plan for Owensboro's city core, Downtown Development Director Fred Reeves wants to increase interest in that process and the future of the city's downtown district.

2008-08-01 09:00:00

By Keith Lawrence, Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, Ky. Aug. 1--A Massachusetts company wants to install several turbine generators on the Ohio River bed in Daviess County to generate electricity for area industries.

2008-08-01 09:00:26

By Karen Owen, Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, Ky. Aug. 1--Owensboro Christian Church has a new pastor. Rick Grover, 41, is moving here from the New Orleans area, where he started Journey Christian Church in 2001. Church members here voted Sunday to hire the third-generation minister as pastor.

2008-07-27 09:00:32

By Beth Wilberding, Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, Ky. Jul. 27--Attendance was down for the 2008 Daviess County Lions Club Fair, which ended July 19. Mike Hamilton, chairman for this year's fair, said he thinks the economy was a factor.

2008-07-25 12:00:38

By Beth Wilberding, Messenger-Inquirer, Owensboro, Ky. Jul. 25--With names like Josh of Seagulls, Lynn D. Lauper and Tommy Tubular, the members of the Brat Pack will be bringing popular music from the 1980s to the Owensboro riverfront for Friday After 5 tonight.

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