Tri-State News

Crash on North Main in Madisonville Thursday Injures Four


            A collision on North Main Street near Pebble Creek Drive this (Thursday) morning left four people injured.             Just after 11:00am, Madisonville P

Motorcyclist Injured in Thursday Crash Near Nebo


            A motorcyclist was injured after colliding with two vehicles this (Thursday) morning near Nebo.             According to Kentucky State Police, 43 year o

Rewards Offered for Arrest in Hanson US Bank Robbery


            A series of rewards is now being offered to help with the apprehension of the person or persons responsible for the April 14 US Bank robbery in Hanson.          &n

Two Arrested after Search Warrant Served in Hopkins County Monday


            A four month long investigation in Hopkins County has led to two people being arrested.             Kentucky State Police started an investigation in Dec

Henderson County Man Faces Multiple Wanton Endangerment Charges


            A Spotsville man has been charged with numerous counts of wanton endangerment after his alleged threats of burning down his house.             The Hender

MCC Offering Online Medical Receptionist Course


Madisonville Community College is now offering a Medical Receptionist certificate with all coursework being completed online and in less than 2 semesters.  Medical receptionists are the first point of contact; they greet patients, answer non-medical

Hopkins County School Board Approves New Tech Center


     THE HOPKINS COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MOVED LAST NIGHT TO APPROVE A 3 YEAR 6.7 MILLION DOLLAR BOND ISSUE FOR CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW CAREER AND TECHNICAL CENTER.  THE BOARD HEARD FROM GREG PHILLIPS OF HILLYARD LYONS.  HE RECO

MCC Hosting Open House for Mid-Continent University Students


Madisonville Community College’s Enrollment Center will host an Open House & Advising Day on Thursday, May 1, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. for all students affected by the impending closure of Mid-Continent University.   “It’s imp

County FFA Chapters Holding Test Drive Fundraiser Saturday


April 15, 2014 – Madisonville KY—On Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Hopkins County Central and Madisonville North Hopkins FFA Chapters will hold a test drive fundraiser at Hudson Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram to raise money for the National

Madisonville Council Notes from Monday's Meeting


     THE MADISONVILLE CITY COUNCIL MET IN REGULAR SESSION YESTERDAY AFTERNOON.  POLICE CHIEF WADE WILLIAMS TOLD THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL THAT OVER ONE HUNDRED-TWELVE THOUSAND DOLLARS WORTH OF ILLEGAL NARCOTICS HAD BEEN CONFISCATED IN THE

MCC Celebrates Occupational Therapy Month


In celebration of April as Occupational Therapy (OT) Month, students in Madisonville Community College’s (MCC) Occupational Therapy Assistant program are working to educate the community about their profession.  Occupational therapy enables peo

MCC Student from Hanson One of 25 Scholarship Winners


RICHMOND, Ky. – A total of $28,000 in scholarships was awarded to 25 students across Kentucky by the Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation. The Gerald F. Healy Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial Foundation Scholarships were awarded to telecomm

Pothole Patching on I-64 Planned This Week


DALE, Ind. -- The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) is advising motorists crews will be on the interstate patching potholes this week.  There will be temporary lane restrictions on Interstate 64 (I-64) in Warrick, Spencer, Dubois and Perry

Kentucky Dam Village Holding Special Earth Day Events


GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. – Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park and the Marshall County Soil and Water Conservation District are holding special events on April 22 to celebrate Earth Day.    Here is a listing of the events for the day:  

Derby Weekend Package Offered at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park


DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. – Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park is offering guests a chance to celebrate the Kentucky Derby at the park with a special Derby Weekend Package May 2-4.   The package includes two nights’ lodging, a continental break

MCC Reading Series Continues April 25


Madisonville Community College (MCC) invites the community to the Loman C. Trover Library Reading Series for an evening of reading and conversation with Scott Phillips and Jedidiah Ayers.  The event will be held on Friday, April 25, beginning at 7 p.

Code Red Program Still Available in Hopkins County


Severe weather season is approaching fast.  CODERED is a free county wide alert system. It takes only a few seconds to sign up. This service is free of charge to residents and businesses. The system is only used by Hopkins County officials to provide

KSP Trooper Island Raffle Features Pickup as Prize


   The Kentucky State Police Trooper Island raffle features a vehicle ready for work or play this year. Newly re-designed and re-engineered for 2014, the GMC Sierra 1500 SLE pickup includes an Iridium Metallic exterior and Jet Black interior; a

Hopkins County's Most Wanted


Information courtesy of Madisonville Police and Hopkins County Crimestoppers Link to Hopkins County CrimeStoppers If you have any information on the following persons, please call Crime Stoppers at 270-825-1111 or Hopkins County Central Dispatch a