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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

West Kentucky Archery Association Presents Check to Hopkins County Fiscal Court

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The West Kentucky Archery Association presented a check for $10,000 to Hopkins County Fiscal Court for its support of the Archery Complex. From left: Magistrate Billy Parrish, Magistrate Jack Whitfield, Frank Williams, Magistrate Charlie Beshears, Crystal Carlton, Judge-Executive Donald Carroll, Michael Hunt, Community Development Director Mike Duncan, Tourist and Convention Commission Executive Director Tricia Noel, Magistrate Bill Rudd, Magistrate Karol Welch, and Magistrate Vicki Thomison.

November 5-11, 2017 Declared as HOSA Week

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Judge-Executive Donald Carroll presents a proclamation declaring November 5-11, 2017 as HOSA Week in Hopkins County to student Courtney Ashby. HOSA – Future Health Professionals is a career and technical student organization for high school, post-secondary, and middle school students who plan to pursue a career in health care.

County Accepts Property Tax Check from Alliance Coal

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Judge-Executive Donald Carroll, center, accepts a check for $998,811 in Hopkins County property taxes from Alliance Coal during the November 7, 2017 Fiscal Court meeting. The check was presented by Kim Humphrey, left, Director of Employee and Community Programs for Alliance Coal, and Joel Bradley, right, Assistant General Manager of Warrior Coal.

October 15-21, 2017 Proclaimed as Kentucky Professional Women's Week


At the October 3, 2017 meeting, with members of the Hopkins County Business and Professional Women's Club in attendance, Hopkins County Fiscal Court proclaimed the week of October 15-21 as Kentucky Professional Women's Week.  From left, Raegina Scott, Nena Matheny, Judge-Executive Donald Carroll, Gina Munger, Sharon Smith, and Wanda Crowe.