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Board of education approves nickel tax | Web  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The Christian County Board of Education approved a new nickel tax levy hike Thursday night during its regular session at the central office. After much debate ...

Videos show leaky ceilings, damaged walls at Hopkinsville HS

Videos showing leaking ceilings and damaged walls at Hopkinsville High School have some parents furious.

Hopkinsville High School making changes | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Hopkinsville High School parents were confused on Monday when they received an automated alert from the school. The message told parents that HHS will be ...

Hopkinsville High School student sent to juvenile detention center  WBKO

Isabella Messer says she was stopped by the principal for a dress code violation for showing her shoulders.

CCPS leaders urge community to accept nickel tax  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The Hopkinsville League of Women Voters held an education forum Tuesday night at Hopkinsville High School to discuss the structural state of both public high ...

How a new nickel tax could help CCPS  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

EDITOR'S NOTE: Learn more about the district's plea for a new nickel tax here...

OPINION: In support of the nickel tax | Web  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Christian County's two high school facilities are aging and dilapidated. Regardless of how the buildings came to be in the condition they are in, and whether the ...

Two Hopkinsville High students arrested for separate assaults  Clarksville Now

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (CLARKSVILLENOW) – The Christian County Sheriff's Office says two students at Hopkinsville High School have been arrested in separate ...

Meeting Regarding Christian Co. 'Nickel Tax' Increase On Thursday  WKMS

The Christian County Board of Education may vote Thursday night on increasing property taxes to aid in constructing new academic buildings .

Dress Code Controversy Ends In Assault Charges for Hopkinsville Teen

A Hopkinsville High School family says it is considering legal action against the school after their sophomore daughter was reprimanded for two dress code ...

Miller named new Hoptown basketball coach | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

After being named the interim coach May 1, Larry Miller's interim tag was removed Thursday making him the boys' basketball coach at Hopkinsville High School.

New Hopkinsville principal announced | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Dr. John Gunn will be the next principal of Hopkinsville High School, the Site Based Decision Making Council announced Thursday.

Hoptown teacher, ex-Wildcat reminisces on '93 Peach Bowl  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Before Kentucky takes on Georgia today for a spot in the SEC Championship, the Wildcats will honor the 1993 Peach Bowl team, which happens to be a pretty ...

Christian County Public Schools Honor Roll | Web  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Editor's note: These are the listings for principal's list and honor roll for Christian County Public Schools for the first grading period of the 2016-2017 school year.

‘Do my shoulders turn you on?’ Dress code protest T-shirt lands Kentucky student in jail  Lexington Herald-Leader

A Hopkinsville High School student in Kentucky ended up in a juvenile detention center on charges after a principal and officer stopped her over a dress code ...

'Tigers' steal spotlight from Little Green Men | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Tigers” — not Little Green Men — proved to be a showstopper for a large crowd that enjoyed a variety of fun-filled activities at the eighth annual Little Green Men.

Hopkinsville High School Arrest Latest in Series of Incidents at Area Schools Since Shooting  WKMS

The Christian County Sheriff's Office arrested a 17-year-old male student at Hopkinsville High School Thursday while investigating another incident.

School facility naming rights approved | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The Christian County Board of Education approved the intent to accept bids for sponsorship opportunities of numerous school facilities Thursday night. Stadium ...

Student Jailed 6 Days In Fight Over Dress Code Protest T-Shirt

Dress Code Protest T-Shirt Lands Student In Jail - Lexington, KY - Student who wore a protest T-shirt with the message "do my shoulders turn you on?" got into a ...

2 teens arrested in separate incidents at Hopkinsville H.S.  WKRN News 2

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (WKRN) - Authorities say two teens have been arrested for assaulting another student in separate incidents at Hopkinsville High School.

Kentucky student jailed for fight over dress code protest T-shirt  Fox News

One Kentucky high school student was arrested and jailed following an altercation with her school's resource officer over a dispute sparked by her so-called ...

2 Hopkinsville Students Charged With Assault

Two students have been charged with assault after two incidents at Hopkinsville High School.

Hopkinsville 'lays foundation' for Boys and Girls Clubs executive  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

His father's death was one of the things that spurred him on to a career in youth development.

Kentucky test scores stay flat  WPSD Local 6

FRANKFORT, KY — Kentucky Public Schools test scores are in and the interim education commissioner says there is not a lot to get excited about. Wednesday ...

Last day of school pushed back | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The last day of school for students of Christian County Public Schools was changed from Thursday, May 17 to Monday, May 21 at a school board workshop ...

Alleyne selected as next editor of the New Era  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Zirconia Alleyne has been named editor of the Kentucky New Era. Alleyne, 29, is a longtime Hopkinsville resident and 2008 graduate of Hopkinsville High ...

A big name in Kentucky high school basketball is on the move  Lexington Herald Leader

Hopkinsville basketball coach Tim Haworth has been hired to the same position at Male High School in Louisville.

HHS senior named Distinguished Young Woman of Kentucky  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Hopkinsville High School senior Riley Fort has won the 2019 Distinguished Young Woman of Kentucky Scholarship Program.

First-time politician Ferguson among winners in magistrate races  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Christian County settled three primary elections for magistrate on Tuesday night, including two in which the winner will be running unopposed in the general ...

2 Teens Killed, 2 Injured In Hopkinsville Crash

Two teenagers were killed in a single-vehicle crash in Hopkinsville, Kentucky.

Hopkinsville teen dies in accidental shooting

Police said they were called to Beaumont Court in Hopkinsville, Kentucky around 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

Hopkinsville High School Band of Tigers claims 2nd in state  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Two local high school marching bands competed in the state championship Saturday and one of them fell just short of defending their state championship.

'No excuses' for Leach in cancer fight | Web  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Waking up in a local emergency room the day before Thanksgiving, Blake Leach tried like crazy to figure out how he had ended up flat on his back.

Teen arrested in feud over dress code protest T-shirt: cops  New York Post

One Kentucky high school student was arrested and jailed following an altercation with her school's resource officer over a dispute sparked by her so-called...

Workman promoted to president at Planters Bank | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Planters Bank and its board of directors announced two promotions Wednesday: Kelley Workman has been named president of Planters Bank and Leigh ...

Lafayette wins state marching band championships for 20th time. See all the results.  Lexington Herald-Leader

Lafayette High School Marching Band wins state marching band championships for the 20th time. See how other Kentucky schools did.

Toyota of Hopkinsville Classic roundup | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Turnovers plague Trigg in loss to Eagles. Up first on the docket Saturday in the Toyota of Hopkinsville Classic at Christian County was the Trigg County Wildcats ...

EJ Austin: A Tiger tale ends too soon  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Thursday night, Elijah Austin led his football team in tackles during a loss at Logan County.

Student Arrested After Hopkinsville Threat

According to police, a lockdown was lifted at all schools in the Hopkinsville school district, and a student was arrested.

Hoptown loses football giant Herb Covington | Web  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

When it comes to the evolution of the Hopkinsville High School football program and the moments that have led to its tradition-rich history, there may be no one ...

Tigers ready to reload | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Anytime a program loses 11 players, it's normal to see a regression, but that's not the mindset of the Hopkinsville High School boys' soccer team.

Shorty Cager and his attorney question suspension | Web  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part story about the issues surrounding the suspension of HHS basketball player Shorty Cager. The second part will run ...

Misconduct led to resignation of HHS asst. principal  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Claudell Robertson, a former assistant principal at Hopkinsville High School, resigned from his position in mid-September, following allegations that he had ...

Police Arrest Christian Co. High School Student for Threatening to Shoot School  WKMS

The Christian County Sheriff's Office arrested a 15-year-old Friday after an alleged school threat made on Thursday at Christian County High School.

Principal returning to his roots | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

When the principal position at Hopkinsville High School opened up eight years ago, Todd Marshall applied. However, at the time, he did not receive the job.

Athlete of the Year: Riley Fort | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

On stage, Hopkinsville High School's Riley Fort gets to be someone else, but on the court, she gets to be herself as she leads the Lady Tigers tennis team with.

A first for Hoptown High chess club | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

For the first time in its four-year history, the Hopkinsville High School chess team won first place at the Quad A Regional Chess Tournament last Saturday.

17-year-old crushed by football equipment on practice field  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

A 17-year-old senior at Hopkinsville High School was crushed by a heavy piece of metal football equipment before 4 p.m. Thursday while helping set up a ...

Hopkinsville local remembers Bud Hudson | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Before the days of sports specialization, kids played whatever was in season, whether it be football, basketball, baseball or any other sport.

Athlete of the Year: Ellis Dunn | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

When Hopkinsville's Ellis Dunn crossed the goal line this season, he brought his arms up and made an “X” to show how far he came this season, but it was.

Sunny skies bring out football fans | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Fans packed the stands at the Hopkinsville High School practice field Saturday for the second week of the Bud Hudson Youth Football League.

Spaghetti-strap ban a wet noodle of a policy  Lexington Herald-Leader

Public school officials cannot silence students who express opinions about the school dress code or other issues in non-disruptive ways. As often as possible, ...

Cayce Mill Supply Co., with fifth-generation ownership, approaches 100 years of business  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Few American businesses ever achieve the milestone that Cayce Mill Supply Co.'s owners and employees will be fortunate to celebrate in 2019.

Suspect in Hopkinsville police officer's death killed by authorities in Clarksville  Clarksville Leaf Chronicle

A suspect wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of a Hopkinsville Police Department officer was shot and killed overnight in an encounter with law ...

Crofton debuts its revamped veterans memorial | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The 5-foot-tall structure bears the insignias for the five branches of the U.S. military and is inscribed with the name of the park that recognizes the military ...

Tigers win first region title in 17 years | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

PADUCAH, Ky. — A senior stepped up, a seventh-grader stepped in and the Hopkinsville High School swim program achieved a banner day at the Region 1 ...

William Coleman: Baptist pastor and social worker to bring harmony to KY House  Forward Kentucky

As a former Army MP who's now a Baptist pastor with two social work degrees, William Coleman thinks he's got the resume to bring harmony to the KY House.

District 6 Magistrate Lackey is running on his record  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Don't think too hard about the “D” next to Jack Lackey's name as he runs for re-election as District 6 Magistrate.

Watts, Hopkinsville win back-to-back games | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

PADUCAH, Ky. — After losing four-straight games for the first time since 2007, the Hopkinsville High School boys' basketball team has won back-to-back games ...

Honor roll Spring 2018 | Web  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Christian County High School. A-Honor roll ninth grade: Joseph Alexander, Dalton Bahr, Kallie Baker, Macy Baker, Zniya Benson, Harley Boren, DeAnna ...

Terry Hayes named superintendent of the year | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Former Hopkinsville High School basketball coach and assistant principal Terry Hayes has been named the 2017 Superintendent of the Year by the Kentucky ...

Planters Bank and board of directors announce two promotions  Clarksville Now

CLARKSSVILLE, Tenn.- (CLARKSVILLENOW) Kelley Workman has been named President of Planters Bank and Leigh Durden has been named Chief Credit ...

Pair accepted into Gatton | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky selected 100 Kentucky sophomores for the Class of 2018, and two of those students are from ...

Hopkinsville community mourns the loss of a promising young life

It's the first game for the Hopkinsville High School football team since the death of one of their players.

Area roundup | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

FOOTBALL. Langhi, Colonels stay unbeaten. When the Christian County football team left the high school Friday afternoon for its game with Owensboro, senior ...

Attorney: Cager was singled out | Web  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Editor's note: This is the second part of a two-part story about the issues surrounding the suspension of HHS basketball player Shorty Cager. The first part ran ...

Young Hardware closing for good | Living  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The anchor of Sixth Street is closing up shop. Gone will be the floor-to-ceiling cubby holes at Young Hardware filled with everything from nuts and bolts to WD-40 ...

Academic All Stars look to college | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The future was in the building at the Hopkinsville Community College Auditorium, Tuesday evening, for the 16th Annual Regional Academic All Star awards and ...

Hoptown volleyball falls on Dig Pink night | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Despite a big night from its 6-foot-3 senior hitter, the Hopkinsville High School volleyball team dropped a home match to 2nd Region foe Caldwell County, 3-1 ...

Students duel in high-tech tourney | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

For the third year, robots battled it out Saturday in a tournament to find out which teams were going to the state competition.

Gateway robotics teams take on the world | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Here is your task: construct a robot that can pick up small cones and place them in certain areas of an arena. To score more points, the robot must be.

Students compete in Christian County Tournament of Bands

Six area bands took the field to compete in the Christian County Tournament of Bands.

Learn the history behind The Black Patch Steak & Seafood  Clarksville Now

Learn more about the history behind The Black Patch Steak & Seafood and how the Hopkinsville, Ky. business got its name: The black patch tobacco war dated ...

Teen Killed In Accidental Shooting Laid To Rest

A teenager killed in an accidental shooting has been laid to rest.

Pink for Ware: Students honor former HMS teacher  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

A teacher at Hopkinsville Middle School who died Dec. 7 left such a big impression on her students that many of them, even though they are now in high-school, ...

Falcons flying high | Post Sports  The Fort Campbell Courier

HOPKINSVILLE, Kentucky – The Fort Campbell High School wrestling team finished sixth at Kentucky High School Athletic Association Region 1 wrestling ...

Planters Bank Promotes Kelley Workman and Leigh Burden  Clarksville Online

Planters Bank Hopkinsville, KY - Planters Bank and its Board of Directors are pleased to announce two promotions: Kelley Workman has been named President.

The Gatton Academy selects 99 students for Class of 2020 – Lane Report | Kentucky Business & Economic News  The Lane Report

By Zack Ryle. BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (April 4, 2018) – The Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky has selected 99 Kentucky sophomores for ...

Challenge House director blindsided by termination | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

On the night of May 23, the Rev. Buddy Slaughter was still employed as the executive director of Challenge House. But, around 5 a.m. May 24 when he went to.

Jalen Johnson returns, Hoptown wins opener | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

It's been a tumultuous few months for Jalen Johnson.

Hearts go out to CCHS family | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

At Hopkinsville High School on Tuesday, the marquee that normally welcomes visitors instead contained a message of sympathy for the Tigers' crosstown rivals.

Local marching bands compete at regionals | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Four local high school marching bands competed Saturday in the West Regionals, with the 4A competition being hosted at Stadium of Champions.

Hoptown senior Noel notches 100th career assist | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

While it wasn't celebrated or even recognized during a loss Tuesday on the road, the Hopkinsville High School boys' soccer team had one of its members reach ...

Local semi-pro team trying to establish itself  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

It's been years since the Jokers stopped laughing, the Marauders disbanded, the Crusaders lost their fight and the Stars burned out, but that isn't stopping Jamel ...

Police investigating bank robbery | Web  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Police were called to US Bank just before 2 p.m. Wednesday on Lafayette Road for a reported robbery.

Short-handed Hoptown handles Falcons | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. — Those who have followed the Hopkinsville High School boys' basketball program the past several years have come to know the ...

HHS track coach named to home country's HOF  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Sixty-six-year-old Fred Sowerby may not move as quickly as he once did, but that doesn't mean the accolades for the former Olympian have slowed down.

Uncaged: Hoptown senior makes instant impact | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Shorty Cager is back and he's standing tall. Despite missing the first 16 games of the high school basketball season due to suspension, the Hopkinsville High ...

Spotlight on Lady Tigers at Hopkinsville Invitational | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

A total of seven athletes earned first-place finishes in various events Saturday during the annual Hopkinsville Track and Field Invitational at Stadium of ...

Blazers win physical battle over Braves, Tandy tallies 21  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

HENDERSON, Ky. — At the end of the first half between University Heights Academy and Union County on Saturday in the boys' 2nd Region Tournament ...

Hallmark resigns as HCA basketball coach | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Longtime high school basketball coach Daryl Hallmark has resigned as head coach of the boys' team at Heritage Christian Academy, according to the school.

It's official, Hopkinsville declared Eclipseville | Eclipse  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

With a total solar eclipse five days away, Mayor Carter Hendricks issued a proclamation at a Hopkinsville City Council meeting Tuesday, officially declaring ...

bell hooks joins Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

When bell hooks writes about her childhood in Hopkinsville during the 1950s and '60s, she recalls living in a state of fear as a black girl growing up in a.

Hopkinsville Community College to hold Community Talent Showcase Wednesday, April 11th  Clarksville Online

Hopkinsville, KY - When Dr. Alissa Young was considering how to more fully involve the community in the life of the college, and how that could be.

VAPR holding club volleyball tryouts at Hoptown | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The Volleyball Academy of the Pennyrile Region (VAPR) will hold the first of two club team tryouts on Nov. 12 at Hopkinsville High School. Players 14 years old ...

Classmates were returning from Sweet 16 tourney | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Two Christian County High School students have died following a crash that also injured two of their classmates Friday on the Bluegrass Parkway.

Hoptown's Jalen Johnson transferring to Aspire Academy | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Jalen Johnson was on the verge of smashing career football records and looking to make a nearly-unprecedented fifth trip to the Sweet Sixteen basketball ...

Season volley | Post Sports  The Fort Campbell Courier

Northeast High School Lady Eagles emerged victoriously Monday night after a hard-fought win against the Lady Falcons in Fort Campbell High School's first ...

Carrie Caples named next MLK principal | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Carrie Caples, a longtime teacher at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary, has been selected as the school's next principal.

Atom, Maddux win divisions at scholastic chess tournament  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Darrick Atom, a junior at Hopkinsville High School, won the middle and high school division of the scholastic chess tournament held Saturday at his school, ...

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