On Sunday, members of Dawson Springs First Baptist Church gathered for the 10:30 a.m. worship service and voted to select Trent Keeton as the next pastor of the church.

Bradley Bilbro, DO, joined Baptist Health Medical Group Primary Care in Madisonville on Thursday, the same day Abigail Weisenburger, MD, joined Baptist Health Madisonville's Family Medicine Residency program as faculty.

The commencement ceremony for Madisonville Community College's Adult Centers for Educational Excellence (ACE2)will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, August 9, 2019 at Byrnes Auditorium located on MCC's Health Campus. Friends and family are invited to attend the ceremony that recognizes the aca…

There is something exciting for everyone in the 2019 Fall line-up at the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts!

The Hopkins-Muhlenberg Elder Abuse Council will have its meeting in Madisonville on Wednesday, according to a news release from the Pennyrile Area Development District.

A local bank branch manager was appointed as finance director for the county's planning commission at its recent meeting.

The Dawson Springs YW Club held its monthly meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 20, in the Katherine Barnett Room at the Dawson Springs Branch Library with hostesses Martha Parsons and Kathy McAbee.

Daniel Couch, an evangelist, will speak at The River Church, 1580 Nortonville Road, Nortonville, at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. For more information, visit www.2theRiver.com.

The annual Thanksgiving Food Drive was a success with a total of 2,835 items donated.  The winning grade levels will celebrate with a pizza party.  Congratulations to Mr. Baird and Mrs. P’Poole’s 4th Grade class and Congratulation to the Class of 2019.  Great Job!


Rob and Mi’Chell Huddleston of Eddyville are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Colie Huddleston, to Warron Sutton, the son of Quin and Amye Sutton of Eddyville.

The Tree of Hope is inside Laura’s Stylin’ Salon on Arcadia Avenue. The Flyin’ Purple Cancer Beaters team for the American Cancer Society’s Hopkins County Relay for Life have brought the tree to town.


Three members of the Dawson Springs Pennyrile Homemakers Club recently attended the 2018 Pennyrile Area Extension Homemakers Annual Meeting which was  held at the Trigg County Recreational Complex, Cadiz, Ky. They were  Wanda Hughes, Sophia Logan, and Martha Parsons.

Carman Legacy Tour will be at The River Church, 1580 Nortonville Rd., on Saturday, Nov. 29 at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. and admission is free. Special VIP seating is available. For more information, call or text 270-875-6041.

Hopkins County Extension District Board will meet on Thursday, Nov. 15 at noon at the Hopkins County Extension Office.

Becky Beanblossom of Louisville, Ky will present strategies for navigating the difficult waters of family and dementia in a program by phone. “Family Conflict & Alzheimer’s: Finding Common Ground” will be from noon to 1 p.m. or record to listen at a later time on Tuesday, Nov. 13. Regist…

Kentucky State Parks are offering discounts on lodging to current military, retirees, and veterans between Nov. 1 to March 31, 2019.  Proof of military service is required during check in.

Green Grove Baptist Church in Providence is having “Gold City” in concert on Thursday, Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. Admission is free but a love offering will be accepted. For more information contact Bro. Wesley Curtis at 270-625-3512.

Pennyrile Homemakers will meet Nov. 9 at 10 a.m. at the Branch Library. The hostesses will be Sophie Logan and Lou Nell Hensley. All members are asked to bring a nonperishable item for DAPS.

The First United Methodist Church is hosting a community Thanksgiving Dinner on Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. at the church. Everyone is invited to attend a traditional meal of turkey & dressing, baked ham, green beans, mashed potatoes and assorted of desserts.

Landmark Apostolic Holiness Church, Industrial Park Rd., is hosting a Youth Rally on Friday, Nov. 2 at 7:30 p.m..The speaker will be Jasen Perry. The 88th Anniversary Service will be Sunday, Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. with “Upper Room Experience” from Bloomington, Ind.. Everyone is invited to attend.

Northwest Volunteer Fire Dept. at  7812 Poole Mill Rd., Crofton is having their annual Chili Supper and Bingo on Saturday, Nov. 10. They will start serving at 11 a.m. and Bingo begins at 7 p.m. For more information call 270-424-5515.

RENEW Women’s Retreat, sponsored by Women’s Connection,  will be Nov. 2 and 3 at the Western Kentucky 4H Camp.

Hopkins/Muhlenberg Elder Abuse Council will meet Wednesday, Nov. 7 at 9 a.m. at the Hopkins County Senior Center located at 200 N. Main St., Madisonville.

The Dawson Springs Museum and Arts Center is holding its final tag sale of 2018 on Nov. 8, 9 and 10. The sale is located on South Main St. across from U.S. Bank and will open each day at 9 a.m. Some items included in sale are home and Christmas decor, gifts, books, furniture and kitchenware.…

New Palestine Baptist Church on 9997 Dawson Springs Rd. in Crofton will have Trunk or Treat on Wednesday, Oct. 31 from 5 - 7 p.m. and a Fall Festival on Friday, Nov. 2 at 5 p.m..

Rita’s Front Porch Gospel Jubilee at 335 Princeton St., St. Charles, will have a singing at “4 His Glory” from Paducah area  at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 27. There is no admission charge, but a love offering will be accepted. Concessions will be available. For more information, call 270-875-6249.