Christian County

National Weather Service

The National Weather Service reports multiple tornadoes touched down in west Kentucky last weekend, including two that traveled across multiple counties.

Hopkinsville City Council Races Attract 27 Candidates For 12 Seats

Jan 15, 2020
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  Two Republican and four Democratic races will be contested in the May 19 primaries when Hopkinsville voters cast ballots for the city’s 12 council representatives. 

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More than 20 protesters lined up in Hopkinsville on Monday to call for the resignation of their Commonwealth’s Attorney after he wrote a letter requesting the pardon of a sex offender.

United States Department of Justice

A new Hopkinsville task force is forming to coordinate efforts in investigating illicit gun traffickers and armed violent offenders.

Casey Jones Distillery

The Christian County Fiscal Court passed the first reading of an ordinance on Tuesday that would allow alcohol to be sold at distilleries on Sundays.

Christian County Detention Center

A pilot charged in the 2015 shooting deaths of three people in western Kentucky has pleaded not guilty.

Christian County Detention Center

Kentucky's attorney general says a pilot charged in the 2015 shooting deaths of three people is scheduled for a court appearance next week.

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A nonprofit opposed to expanded gambling in Kentucky cites a lack of public input as a reason to oppose a $150 million dollar horse racing track in Oak Grove.


A program that advocates for children in abuse and neglect cases will be coming to Christian County.

Churchill Downs Incorporated

Churchill Downs officials met with the Oak Grove mayor’s office on Wednesday to discuss plans for the new $150 million racetrack coming to the west Kentucky community.