The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports on Tuesday:
Workforce Solutions at Madisonville Community College is now providing ServSafe Food Safety Training coursework and examinations for certification in food protection manager or food handler.
On Oct. 8, the Delta Regional Authority (DRA) made a $1,270,726 investment that will strengthen public infrastructure and train the next generation of workforce to grow the region's economy and create jobs, DRA Federal Co-Chairman Chris Caldwell and Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin announced.
A police officer who served on the Dawson Springs Police Department for a short time has died, as announced Tuesday by the Christian County Sheriff's Department on its Facebook page.
Two Paducah leaders were impressed by the city's turnout -- about 530 people -- at Thursday's gubernatorial forum between Gov. Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear.
The Interprofessional Simulation Program at Madisonville Community College has received provisional accreditation from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare.
The Season of Giving has arrived once again, and Planters Bank branches are competing to see who can raise the most money for 12 local charities through the end of the year.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has secured $25 million to help fight the infestation of Asian carp in area lakes and rivers as part of the Senate Interior Appropriations Bill.
A Dawson Springs man has died and an autopsy of the body should help answer some questions investigators have, Hopkins County Sheriff Matt Sanderson told The Progress on Monday afternoon.
A Hopkins County man was indicted by a Hopkins Circuit Court grand jury on Sept. 19 on charges stemming from a July 30 incident that started in Dawson Springs, according to court documents.
An annual music festival that supports area pregnancy care centers has expanded its hours and changed its day in hopes of raising more money to support the cause.
Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes is reminding eligible Kentuckians that the deadline to register to vote in the upcoming November 5, 2019 General Election is Monday, October 7.
Western Kentucky University is increasing the affordability of a higher education by making a number of major changes to its scholarship programs.
Customers of Dawson Springs City Water and Sewer may notice crews inspecting the city's sewer system in the coming weeks and months, according to an announcement made by the system.
The Dawson Springs City Council at its regular meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 17, had the first reading of four ordinances related to zoning and code enforcement.
On Tuesday, educators, parents, students and education stakeholders will see for the first time how their local schools are performing under Kentucky's new 5-star accountability system.
Lieutenant Governor Jenean Hampton and Justice and Public Safety Secretary John Tilley joined Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rick Sanders to recognize the promotion of officers at a ceremony held on Sept. 23 in Lexington. One colonel, two lieutenant colonels, five majors, four captains, …
Kentucky is one of the top five states for the highest death rates, according to a new study that compared mortality patterns between the five states with the highest and lowest death rates.
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.