Virginia Street to close for sewer work Wednesday
Hopkinsville City Council will move its council and committee of the whole meetings back to online only beginning in October. The move was made based on recommendations of the Christian County Health Department after the Kentucky incident rating system marked Christian County as a “critical”…
The Christian County Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual State of the Community update via Zoom Thursday with city and county officials providing updates on fiscal budgets, community progress and challenges amid the pandemic.
Hopkinsville Committee of the Whole voted Tuesday to forward the small business stimulus program to city council for approval and to form a subcommittee to re-evaluate how the city will spend the rest of the $2.23 million it received for COVID-19 relief reimbursement.
Christian County Sheriff Tyler DeArmond announced Monday the creation of the 2020 Christian County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Sheriff Academy.
Helping Hands Dental clinic, which operates as Blount Rural Health Center in Elkton, is getting $42,000 to purchase the equipment needed for a new general dentistry workstation.
Christian Health Center in Hopkinsville is working to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in the long-term care facility after 30 residents and six staff members tested positive for the virus.
The VFW Post 1913 hosted its annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony Friday morning to recognize those who lost their lives in the largest terrorist attack in American history and to honor the first-responders who saved many others.
The sixth annual Hopkinsville Antique Tractor and Engine Show will roll on Saturday despite the pandemic but with scaled back festivities and plenty of room to show off the machines.
A new Gold Star Families Memorial Monument honoring the families of servicemen and women who sacrificed their lives while serving in the military is currently being planned at Fort Campbell.
U.S. Senate Democratic candidate Amy McGrath came in hot on her opponent’s track record Thursday during a campaign stop in Christian County.
The Christian County High School Percussion Ensemble and the Christian County High School Concert Choir have been selected to perform at the KMEA Professional Development Conference in February 2021.
FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Department for Public Health updated its guidance to say that students, teachers and staff should wear face masks at all times in school and on buses, except when actively eating or drinking, unless the person has a medical waiver.
Hopkinsville City Council voted Tuesday to go back to the drawing board on the recommended spending plan for COVID-19 Relief Funds and voted to keep the property tax rate the same as last year’s rate.
A local group of citizens that came together in March to help Nashville residents recover from tornado damage is now organizing a free barbecue to feed Hopkinsville’s homeless population.
The first day of the 2020-2021 school year for Christian County Public Schools looked a lot different than years before.
Heritage Christian Academy sent a letter to parents Wednesday confirming that at least one person at the school has tested positive for COVID-19.
Two people were injured Sunday afternoon after a dispute turned into shots fired at Walmart on Clinic Drive, according to Hopkinsville Police Department Public Information Officer Mike Atkins.
Attorney General Daniel Cameron announced Friday that a Trigg County Grand Jury indicted Trigg County Sheriff Jason Barnes, 50, Gracey, for providing alcohol to a person under 21 and later tampering with the testimony of a potential witness.
Hopkinsville Police Department identified and arrested a juvenile in connection to a robbery that happened late Friday evening on Koffman Drive.
Christian County Sheriff’s Office arrested 58-year-old Alan Barnett of Crofton on Friday night after he was identified as the alleged driver in a hit-and-run fatality Wednesday morning.
The driver in a fatal hit-and-run collision that occurred at approximately 5:45 a.m. Wednesday on Madisonville Road was located Wednesday evening, according to Christian County Sheriff’s Office.
Oak Grove Racing, Gaming & Hotel announced Wednesday that it will open its historical racing machine gaming floor, four restaurants and event center to the public at 10 a.m. Sept. 18.
Tuesday’s Hopkinsville City Council meeting included the council approving two ordinances on second reading and Mayor Wendell Lynch and Judge-Executive Steve Tribble reading a proclamation for the centennial of women’s suffrage, which was approved by the Senate on Aug. 18, 1920.
A former executive director of the Pennyrile Area Development District is returning to the agency to fill a two-year position as a disaster recovery/resiliency coordinator.