The Dawson Springs High School Marching Band started off its competition season with a bang. The band placed first in its class, Class A, at the Russellville Marching Band Contest on Saturday.
A Dawson Springs woman died in a wreck on Tuesday, Sept. 11, at Charleston and Niles roads in Hopkins County, according to a news release from the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Department.
The Dawson Springs Rotary Club meets twice a month and members will host a “Meet the Candidates” luncheon during their regular meeting at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, at Fiesta Acapulco.
A St. Charles man “had a medical condition that incapacitated him” and then wrecked his vehicle on Wednesday morning, Sept. 12, according to a news release from the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Department.
The Dawson Springs Independent Schools board of education met Monday night and approved the district to buy a new school bus.
A fugitive couple wanted for multiple felony offenses in Kentucky was captured on September 5th in Tennessee. Following a lengthy investigation, Matthew Gregory Jackson, age 34, and Ashley Nicole Laureano, age 33, both of Dawson Springs, Kentucky were located in Waynesboro, Tennessee where…
At a regular meeting of the Dawson Springs City Council on Monday night, members present had the first reading of an ordinance that would raise the tax rates.
On Thursday night, the Dawson Springs Board of Education met in special session to conduct a hearing and subsequent vote to set the tax rate for 2018-19 at a rate of: Real Estate Rate: 70.2, Tangible Personal Property 71.0, Merchants Inventory 71.0, Motor Vehicle 68.7, Personal Aircraft/Wate…
Dawson Springs Independent Schools parent-teacher organization has rescheduled Fun Night for Sept. 21. Students in grades 5 through 8 will compete against each other from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The games will be on the softball field. High school students will compete from 7:45 to 9:30 p.m. Co…
Following school tradition, the Dawson Springs High School Band Town Show will be the introduction to the band season that members and supporters have been waiting for.
(AP) — Since the national recession ended in 2009, Kentucky trails the nation in growth of jobs, population and wages but is outperforming four of its seven neighboring states in those categories.
Close to 30 participants ran, paddled and biked their way to the end on Saturday morning during the 2018 Tradewater River Fitness Challenge.
Dawson Springs Independent Schools parent-teacher organization has rescheduled Fun Night for Friday. Students in grades 5 through 8 will compete against each other from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The games will be on the softball field. High school students will compete from 7:45 to 9:30 p.m., whi…
(AP) — Sen. John McCain’s final journey ended on a grassy hill at the U.S. Naval Academy within view of the Severn River and earshot of midshipmen present and future, and alongside a lifelong friend.
A one-of-a-kind triathlon will celebrate its 7th year on Saturday as competitors “pedal, paddle and hoof it” at the Tradewater River Fitness Challenge.
Because of inclement weather, the Dawson Springs Independent Schools parent-teacher organization has rescheduled Fun Night for Friday, Sept. 7. Students in grades 5 through 8 will compete against each other from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The games will be on the softball field. High school studen…
A Dawson Springs woman accused of shooting her husband back in May has been cleared in the case, according to Hopkins County grand jury documents.
A tradition that began in 1974 will continue in 2018. Fun Night, which is sponsored by the parent-teacher organization at Dawson Springs Independent Schools, will start at 5:30 p.m. Friday at the city park.
Gov. Matt Bevin’s reconfigured teacher licensing board immediately drew complaints for its first major decision, dropping a requirement that teachers get advanced degrees to stay employed.
A Dawson Springs woman was taken to a hospital after a hit-and-run wreck after 9 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, on Nortonville Road near St. Charles, according to a Hopkins County Sheriff’s Department news release.
A Dawson Springs man was hurt during an assault on Friday afternoon, Aug. 10, in Madisonville, according to a news release from the police department.
As the Labor Day weekend approaches, families and friends are making plans to celebrate the end of the summer. Sadly, this festive time has also become a dangerous time for motorists, as many impaired drivers get behind the wheel.
Telling doctors that their patients have died from drug overdoses reduce the physicans’ prescribing of opioids, the San Diego County medical examiner’s office in California found when it sent such letters to doctors.
SMITHLAND -- The Princeton man accused of stabbing another to death in April 2017 was agitated and made violent statements the evening of the stabbing, witnesses testified Monday.
If one or both of your parents smoked and you didn’t, you are still more likely to die of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, says a study published Thursday by the American Cancer Society. This is the first study to find a correlation between secondhand smoke and COPD, Kate Furby of the …
Dawson Springs Mayor Jenny Sewell, after speaking with Baptist Health Madisonville officials, is asking for citizens to join Fitness Formula, a gym that faces closure.
A Princeton woman died just before 9 a.m. Friday when she lost control of her vehicle on a curve on Kentucky 109 near Huckleberry Road between Dawson Springs and Charleston, according to Hopkins County Sheriff’s Department news release.
Christian County deputies were called to Crofton Friday afternoon, Aug. 3, as Hopkins County law enforcement chased a car into Christian County at speeds of 70 miles per hour, according to radio traffic.