Steve Henry WebpageHENDERSON, Ky. (10/4/17) — Webster County Judge-Executive Steve Henry won the Texal Brooks Regional Leadership Award, recognizing a current or former Green River Area Development District board or committee member that has demonstrated outstanding regional leadership.

Henry received the honor at the 2017 GRADD Awards dinner held Monday night at Reid’s Orchard in Owensboro, GRADD announced in a press release.

Since his appointment by Gov. Matt Bevin last year, Henry has proven that he wants to give back to the community, where he was raised and grew up.

Under his guidance, stewardship grants totaling $900,000 have been awarded for a new senior citizens center and a water rehabilitation project. He has also assisted other officials in procuring grants for upgrades for a local elementary school sidewalk.

Most recently, he organized and was the master of ceremonies for the 100th year anniversary of the worst coal mine disaster in Kentucky, and has been been very diligent in encouraging all departments to cut spending and better control the budget.

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