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File for Unemployment Insurance – Kentucky Career Center

Apply for Medicaid only - Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange website or call the Kentucky Healthcare Customer Service line toll-free at (855) 459-6328

Public Assistance (SNAP, KTAP, etc) – Department for Community Based Services

WIC – contact the Hopkins County Health Department at 270-821-5242


Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Pennyroyal Center Crisis Number: 1-877-473-7766


Emergencies: dial 911

Central Dispatch: 270-821-1720

Hopkins County Sheriff: 270-821-5661

TO REPORT CHILD ABUSE/NEGLECT: 877-597-2331 or 800-752-6200

Service Pins Awarded 9-17-2013

On June 25, 2013 Judge Executive Donnie Carroll presented service awards to employees who had been serving Hopkins County for 5, 10, and 15 years.

The following employees received 5 year service awards: Kathy Williams and Diana Wardfor their service to the Hopkins County Jail.

The following employees received 10 year service awards: Candace Ashby for her service to the Hopkins County Sheriff's Office and Timmy Tapp for his service to the Hopkins County Road Department.

The following employees received 15 year service awards: John Holmes for his service to the Hopkins County Road Department and Karon Wise for her service to the Hopkins County Sanitation Department.

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Kathy Williams - Hopkins County Jail 5 years Diana Ward - Hopkins County Jail - 5 years Candace Ashby - Sheriffs Office - 10 years
Timmy Tapp - Road Department 10 years John Holmes - Road Department 15 years Karon Wise - Sanitation Dept.  15 years