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Videos show leaky ceilings, damaged walls at Hopkinsville HS

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

What's next for Hopkinsville High School? | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Last week, photos from inside Hopkinsville High School went viral on social media. Images showed ceiling tiles swollen with rain water, rain coming through the ...

HHS student arrested for alleged school shooting threat  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

A student at Hopkinsville High School was arrested Tuesday for threatening a school shooting, according to Hopkinsville Police Department.

Hopkinsville Police Arrest High School Student For Alleged Shooting Threats  WKMS

Hopkinsville police arrested a Hopkinsville High School student Tuesday after a school resource officer received reports the student threatened a school.

Home  SurfKY News

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (5/13/19) — Free admission will be offered as the Hoptown Hoppers host the Madisonville Miners in an Ohio Valley League opening night ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

HCC Reception Friday to Honor 3 Retiring Educators  SurfKY News

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (4/30/19) — As the Hopkinsville Community College 53rd graduating class crosses the stage during the May 10 commencement, educators ...

Tiger Connection hosts nickel tax forum | Web  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The Hopkinsville High School parent group Tiger Connection hosted a public forum Thursday night at the HHS gym concerning the recent nickel tax approved ...

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 ...


BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – On Saturday, 86 students representing 43 counties from across the Commonwealth of Kentucky were recognized during The Gatton ...

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.

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...

Hopkinsville 'Nickel Tax' Forum On Thursday  WKMS

A forum discussing a potential 'nickel tax' for Hopkinsville and Christian County High Schools is Thursday. Christian County Public Schools Chief Operations ...

Nickel tax petition coming to Oak Grove | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Oak Grove residents who wish their voices to be heard on the potential nickel tax increase at Christian County Public Schools are getting that opportunity.

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 .

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.

‘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 ...

HHS band director receives citation of excellence at KMEA conference  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The National Band Association recently presented J. Seth Peveler, Hopkinsville High School band director, with a citation of excellence for “outstanding ...

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 ...

Christian Co. Board of Education Unanimously Votes For 'Nickel Tax'  WKMS

The property tax in Christian County will go up 5.5 percent to create funds to construct academic buildings. The Christian County Board of Education voted ...

'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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Black History Recognized: CCPS African-American administrators offer perspective  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

History came full circle Tuesday as Christian County Public Schools' first African-American administrator Levi Peterson Jr. sat down with two former students who ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

School board waiting on special nickel tax election  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The Christian County Board of Education elected Thursday night at the Christian County Public Schools central office to wait until its next meeting to decide if it ...

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...

'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.

Hopkinsville teen dies in accidental shooting

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

Public school board approves selling facility naming rights  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

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

The Gatton Academy Selects 96 Students for Class of 2021  WKU News

“We are very excited to welcome such a remarkable group of students to the Gatton Class of 2021! These students are coming from all across the ...

CCPS nickel tax faces recall petition | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The Christian County Public Schools' new nickel tax could be in trouble. Wednesday morning the Christian County clerk's office confirmed that a group of local ...

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.

Tony Henson named sportsplex coordinator | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Tony Henson has been named the facilities coordinator for the Hopkinsville Sportsplex. Henson is a graduate of Hopkinsville High School and Hopkinsville ...

Franco, McGee Highlight Hot Rods 2019 Opening Day Roster  WBKO

The 2018 Midwest League Champion Bowling Green Hot Rods, in conjunction with the Tampa Bay Rays, announced their 2019 opening day roster on Monday ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Caldwell wins battle of the Tigers with Hoptown  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

It was the battle of the Tigers on Friday at Hopkinsville High School with Caldwell County coming out victorious against the Tigers of Hoptown.

City of Hopkinsville announces summer interns | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Hopkinsville Mayor Carter Hendricks announced that the city is hosting seven students selected to be Summer in the City interns. They include Keyiana ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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

Lafayette High School's marching band won the state's honors for its 20th time, further cementing the Lexington school's dominance in the field. The Kentucky ...

2 Teens Killed, 2 Injured In Hopkinsville Crash

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

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.

Fort to represent Hopkinsville nationally | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Hopkinsville native Mitchell Fort will represent Murray State and his hometown in the national spotlight in June.

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 ...

Murray State's Johnson announces he's transferring  WPSD Local 6

Murray State freshman guard Jalen Johnson will not return to the Racers for his sophomore season. The Hopkinsville High School graduate made that ...

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.

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, ...

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.

CCHS student wins Encouraging Art Award | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Laura DeLoach, Christian County High School senior, was awarded the best in show first-place trophy Thursday during an Encouraging Art Award Program at ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Top prospects, Kentucky native highlight Hot Rods' roster  Glasgow Daily Times

BOWLING GREEN — The 2018 Midwest League Champion Bowling Green Hot Rods, in conjunction with the Tampa Bay Rays, announced their 2019 opening ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Christian County sweeps duals for city championship | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

The Christian County High School wrestling team didn't have two of its top grapplers in action Thursday evening, but still did enough to top Hopkinsville and Fort ...

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 ...

Playing for Austin, Hoptown marches on past Cols  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Breaking each sideline huddle by shouting the name “EJ Austin,” the Hopkinsville High School boys' soccer team overcame heavy hearts to earn a dominant ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Teen Killed In Accidental Shooting Laid To Rest

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

Students compete in Christian County Tournament of Bands

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

High school golf season now in full swing  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

For the first time in program history, the Hopkinsville High School boys' golf team is defending the 2nd Region Championship. It's a task the Tigers know will be a ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Hoptown rebounds with back-to-back wins | Sports  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

ELKTON, Ky. — After losing to crosstown rival Christian County on Saturday, the Hopkinsville High School boys' basketball team played its second game in as ...

Perry County Times Obituaries - March 30, 2019

FAY L.P. GIFT. Fay Lillian Patsy Gift, 88, of Loysville died Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at UPMC Pinnacle Harrisburg. She was born Oct. 28, 1930, in East ...

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 ...

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.

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, ...

Input sought for HHS principal search | News  Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era

Input is being sought regarding the search for a new principal at Hopkinsville High School, following the resignation of Curtis Higgins back at the end of May.

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

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

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.

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