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.

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…

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…

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Two men were arrested Thursday afternoon  following an armed robbery of the Dawson Springs Planters Bank, Dawson Springs Police Chief Mike Opalek said.

 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.

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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 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.

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.

The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports this week:

The following food service establishment inspections were conducted by the Hopkins County Health Department through Aug. 16:

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.

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Chairs from all over the city building were brought into the Dawson Springs City Council chambers to accommodate all the guests at Monday night’s meeting.

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.