The Hopkins County Sheriff's Department is seeking the public's help to find a missing man.

Coverage from the Tuesday night meeting of the Dawson Springs City Council will be included in next week's edition of The Dawson Springs Progress.

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.

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.

The Madisonville Police Department released the following report Thursday:

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.

These establishments were inspected by the Hopkins County Health Department from Aug. 29 through Sept. 26:

The Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports Tuesday:

In March, the Dawson Springs will have a new, fully trained police officer on the streets.

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.

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 Independent School system's Parent-Teacher Organization has organized the annual Fall Festival and its coming up on Friday night.

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 Dawson Springs Police Department released the following reports Tuesday:

The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Thursday:

The City of Dawson Springs was recently awarded $1,475 by the Kentucky League of Cities Insurance Services, according to a news release from the city.

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.