According to Christian County historian William T. Turner, several well-known businesses have operated out of the building at 8th & Main in downtown Hopkinsville. The Kentucky New Era will join this list in late 2019.
 
1865 – E.H. Crutchfield & David R. Beard (Saddlers); G.W. Graves (Wool Carder); E.L. Foulks (Abrotypist and Photographist)
1874-1920 – Frankel’s Dry Goods
1921-1940 – J.H. Anderson Department Store
1941-1971 – J.C. Penney
1972-1990 – Dollar General Store
1991-1996 – vacant
2001 – New To You Furniture

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