A state-owned office building that’s had many uses will become the Real ID center for Madisonville. The Transportation Cabinet hopes to open it by mid-March.

The Madisonville Police Department released the following report Thursday:

Freshmen Macy Drennan and Noah Chappel are members of the homecoming court, which was presented between basketball games on Saturday, Jan. 25.

Whenever a publication is acquired by a new owner, there is a level of uncertainty within the staff. But for the Kentucky New Era in Hopkinsville, Ky., since being purchased by Paxton Media Group, there have been only been positive steps forward.


Musician Josh Coffey performs at the event.

Dawson Springs Cub Scout Pack 3000 enjoyed visits from several special guests on Thursday, Feb. 6.

The regularly scheduled monthly meeting of the Hopkins County Extension District Board is coming up.

Two webinars hosted by the Alzheimer’s Association aims to shed some light on the memory disease, according to a news release from the association.

The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County is thrilled to announce the Grand Re-opening of the Pennyroyal Area Museum on Thursday, Feb. 27.

Avery Buntin and Samuel Adams are introduced as the sophomore homecoming court representatives on Saturday, Jan. 25.

These establishments were inspected by the Hopkins County Health Department through Feb. 6:

The Dawson Springs Museum and Art Center board had its first meeting of the year and discussed plans.

• The Dawson Springs Independent Schools board of education will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17, at the school board office.

The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Department released the following reports recently:

In today’s world of package tracking and interconnectivity, an email from the U.S. Postal Service or even our Inspector General regarding mail delivery might seem legitimate.

Gavin Sewell (from left), Melissa Heflin, Jenny Sewell and Traci McKnight perform Saturday during the It’s Amore dinner and concert in the Dawson Springs multipurpose room. Emcee Tony Winfield (right) watches. The event was a fundraiser for the Darby House.

The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports on Tuesday

Decorations put up as part of the hallway contest for Spirit Week at Dawson Springs Jr./Sr. High School has created a stir on social media and prompted the superintendent to release a statement.


Above: Nan Capps is crowned Dawson Springs High School homecoming queen on Saturday afternoon between basketball games in Panther Gym. Last year’s queen Carolann Oakley gives Nan her crown.

The local food bank board has voted to stop helping with utility bills and to focus on providing food, according to a post on the Dawson Area Personal Services Facebook page.

The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports Tuesday: