The Mitchell-Purdy Family Reunion will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Dawson Springs Community Center. A potluck meal will be served at noon. All descendants of Albert Eli Purdy and Sarah Jane Davis and Jessie James Mitchell and Gertie Ann Gamblin are invited. For more …

Paige Acres, Dawson Springs, is a new member of the American Angus Association, said the CEO of the national breed organization, which is headquarters in Saint Joseph, Mo. Allen Moczygemba is the CEO.

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) has named 24 recent high school graduates of Hopkins County as Sen. Jeff Green Scholars. Three of them graduated from Dawson Springs High School.

New Palestine Baptist Church, 9997 Dawson Springs Road (Kentucky 109), Crofton, is having a Homecoming on Sunday, Sept. 16. Morning service starts at 9 a.m. with special singing by Ridge Runners at 10 a.m. A meal will follow at 11. 

Pastor and astronomer Jackie Mathis will be teaching a class at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, at the Clarkdale Community room. This week’s subject is entitled, “United States and Bible Prophecy.” Everyone is welcome.

Tommy and Judy Gunn will provide mule-pulled wagon rides to guests at the Dawson Springs Senior Citizens Center starting at 10:15 a.m. Sept. 24 at the center at Clarkdale Court. Mike Gunn will also provide musical entertainment that day at the center.

The Mitchell-Purdy Family Reunion will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Dawson Springs Community Center. A potluck meal will be served at noon. All James Mitchell and Gertie Ann Gamblin are invited. For more information, call 270-619-0933.

The Hopkins County 4-H Council will meet at 7 a.m. Tuesday at the Hopkins County Extension Office.  The meeting is to discuss the 4-H budget, United Way, and upcoming events. Anyone with additional items to add, contact Brenda Pruitt by Monday.

Crofton Baptist Church, 155 College St, Crofton,  is having a Revival starting Sunday, Sept. 16 through Wednesday, Sept. 19 with Evangelist Bro. Ronnie Sivells. Sunday School starts at 9:45 a.m. (High Attendance Day) and  Worship services are at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Sunday. Nightly Revival …

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A new program at Madisonville Community College (MCC) is putting people to work in good jobs after only eight weeks of class. The first lineman class graduated with more than half already employed and the others expected to be employed within three months. The best part is the potential sala…

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The 2014 Hopkins county central graduate earned his Bachelors in Aviation Management degree with Air Traffic Controller minor and Aviation Flight associates and walked with the May 12, 2018 commencement procession at the University of Southern Illinois Carbondale Arena. Ryan sported an orang…

The Creekmur Cemetery in Caldwell Co. is having its annual meeting at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8. The meeting is to discuss any busyiness for the cemetery. There will be a potluck lunch to follow for those who want to participate. Those who are unable to attend, please get your donations t…

The Mitchell-Purdy Family Reunion will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Dawson Springs Community Center. A potluck meal will be served at noon. All James Mitchell and Gertie Ann Gamblin are invited. For more information, call 270-619-0933.

Hopkins County Extension Office is having a County Extension Council Member (CEC) meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11. Dinner will be provided. The meeting is to present a Council System Overview and an update on the building project. RSVP by Friday, Sept. 7 for the meal count. 

Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church at 741 White School Rd., will be having its annual homecoming on Sunday, Sept. 2. Sunday School starts at 9:45 am and worship service starts at 10:45 am with Bro. Ronnie Hooks preaching. There will be a potluck meal to follow and  will also be a singing b…

Hopkins/Muhlenberg Elder Abuse Council Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 5, at 9 a.m.  at the Hopkins County Senior Center at 200 N. Main St., Madisonville. For more information, contact Cindy Tabor at 270-886-9484 or via email at Cindy.Tabor@ky.gov.

Hopkins County Cooperative Extension Office is having a Groundbreaking Ceremony at 2:00 p.m. on Sept. 4, 2018 at the Mahr Park. The ceremony is in honor of breaking ground on an Outdoor Learning Center and Farmers Market at the Mahr Park. For more information, call the office at 270-821-3650.

The Dawson Springs YW Club met Thursday evening, Aug. 16 at 6 p.m. at the Dawson Springs Art and Museum Center with hostesses Barbara Kinsolving and Wanda Hughes.  

Pastor and Astronomer, Jackie Mathis will be teaching a class on Thursday, Aug. 30, at 6:30 p.m. at the Clarkdale Conference room. It is sanctioned by R.I. Institute and will help you understand how the record of nature and the record of scripture is very compatible. This weeks subject is en…

Alzheimer’s Association is having a webinar, “Caregiver SOS: How to get the help you need,”  on Sept. 20, with two times, first one from 11 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. and the second one from 1 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Kristen Jenkins of the Alzheimer’s Association will be presenting best ways to find tailor-…

Guests at the Dawson Springs Senior Citizens Center will look through five old Progress newspapers from July 25, 1974, the centennial edition during its next presentation at 10:30 a.m. Aug. 27.

Midway University has announced its 2018 Spring semester Dean’s list. To be named to the list, a student must be classified as full-time and obtain a 3.60 grade point average for the semester.

There will be a FRYSC Advisory Council meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018 at noon in the FRYSC office. The meeting is to amend the budget to include Jonathon Storms’ salary. Lunch will be served. 

Rita’s Front Porch Gospel Jubilee at 335 Princeton St. St. Charles will have “The Ford Family” singing on Saturday night, Aug. 25, 2018 at 7:00 pm.  There is no admission charge but a Love offering will be accepted. Concessions will be available. For more information please call 270-875-6249

Annual Young Cemetery Meeting will be held at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church on Sunday, August 26th at 2:30 pm! To make a donation or for more information contact: Chris Baird- Treasurer—17739 Dawson Rd Dawson Springs, KY 42408! Phone-270-875-3764

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There’s no place like family! Relatives of Ella (Ligon) and James Melvin Inglis visited Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park from Aug. 3-5 for a family reunion that included more than 50 attendees. Ms. Toni Curtis of Versailles, Kentucky, organized the three-day event, which was attended by si…

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Madisonville Community College’s Glema Mahr Center for the Arts is passionate about all the genres of art. “The Fall 2018 season is a fine example of this.” explains Center Director Brad Downall. “Passion. It’s different for each of us, and it’s what drives every artist on our schedule this …

The family of Bob and Nola Harris Davis will have a reunion on Sunday, Aug. 26, at the Dawson Springs Community Center.

The Gospel Music Extravaganza will be at Victory Church on 615 Brown Road in Madisonville KY, the admission is free- and offering received. On Friday September 7 at 6:30 p.m. the 11th Hour will perform. On Saturday, September 8 at 2:00 p.m. the Hoppers will perform. Appearing both days and h…

The Princeton Optimist Club’s Black Patch Heritage Festival will be held Saturday, September 8 in downtown Princeton. All Venders must have their applications turn in by August 25, or sooner.

Landmark Church, 590  Industrial Park Road, will have a children’s revival weekend for children of all ages with Donna Hendricks and Company. Events will be at 5 p.m. Saturday and at 2 p.m. Sunday.

The Hopkins County Agricultural Development Council will meet August 13, at the Hopkins County Cooperative Extension office at 7:30 a.m. Meeting discussion will include allocation of county development funds and discussions of the Grant Applications including: Farmers Market Grant Applicatio…

The Pennyrile Area Development District will be holding several meeting through out the month of August.