The annual Dawson Springs BBQ 5K with its famous pig shirt is set for the morning following the Dawson Springs Barbecue and Homecoming.
With little business to which to tend, the Dawson Springs City Council meeting on Monday night was filled with little action and much discussion.
In order to combine resources and lower expenses, The Dawson Springs Progress is relocating to The Messenger newspaper located at 221 S. Main St. in Madisonville on July 1, 2019.
Gov. Matt Bevin joined Justice Secretary John Tilley and Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rick Sanders in recognizing 58 KSP troopers and officers for acts of bravery, life-saving, professionalism and dedication to duty at a ceremony held in Lexington on May 30.
Those interested in becoming Miss Dawson Springs have until Friday to apply for the pageant, according to the Professional Women's Club of Dawson Springs.
On Page A1 in the May 30 edition of The Dawson Springs Progress, incorrect information was listed in a caption underneath the photo of a Jonathon Morgan, a scout, placing a flag near a relative's gravesite. Kenneth D. Wallace died in the Vietnam War in August 1969 and is buried at Walnut Gro…
The Alhambra Theatre, 507 N. Main St. in Hopkinsville, will roll out the red carpet Friday for actors and their families to walk during the worldwide premiere of "The Silent Natural," an Indie film shot in Oak Grove, Hopkinsville, Dawson Springs and Bowling Green.
In a special meeting on Tuesday night, the Dawson Springs City Council on second reading approved the $2.09 million budget for fiscal year 2019-20. The budget ordinance is 2019-03 Ordinance No. 33.03 and it shows the budget as $2,099,443. Last year's budget was $1,538,100.
More than half of women in the United states with heart disease aren't getting enough physical activity, and that number has increased over the past decade, a study says. In Kentucky, 4.9% of women reported they had been told by a health care provider that they had heart disease, compared to…
The Dawson Springs City Council had the first reading of its 2019-20 budget at its meeting Monday night. The budget total is nearly $2.1 million. Last year's budget was $1.5 million.
The beach at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park opened last weekend and will be ready to accept Memorial Day weekend guests. The beach is available for public use with no charge.
Gov. Matt Bevin and Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear have been feuding for years now and their feud will continue until the November general election as both men won their party's primary election. Bevin is a Republican and Beshear is a Democrat.
The Kentucky New Era Media Group announced to its employees Friday that it has sold its five papers, including The Dawson Springs Progress, to Paxton Media Group.
The annual Dawson Springs School Christmas Concert will be Sunday, Dec. 9th at 2 p.m. in the school gym. The 7th grade, 8th grade, and HS Bands plus HS Chorus will perform for family and friends. Selections will include standards such as Little Drummer Boy, Away In A Manger and Jingle Bells.