3:42 pm
Mon January 5, 2015

HopTown Public Transit System Begins Passenger Service This Week

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Hopkinsville residents can now benefit from the city’s new public transit system. 

The system, Hopkinsville Transit, began its routes today. 

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11:04 am
Tue October 7, 2014

Hopkinsville Calls on Local Artists to Design New Public Transit Logo

City of Hopkinsville seal
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The City of Hopkinsville is asking citizens to submit ideas to help name the city’s new public transportation system and develop its logo.

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2:08 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Proposed Spending Bill Could Hit Local Tourism Hard

The upcoming state spending bill could have a big impact on local Kentucky tourism.
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  Convention and Visitors Bureaus all over the Commonwealth are concerned about nine million dollars in potential cuts to tourism in the two year state spending bill, significantly affecting CVB advertising money statewide.

According to Erin Carrico, Executive Director of the Murray CVB, this advertising budget blow would severely disable the bureau’s ability to advertise locally, nationally, and internationally to 

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2:25 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Hopkinsville Mayor Declines To Run For Re-Election

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Hopkinsville Mayor Dan Kemp won’t seek  a third term.

Kemp said he hasn’t kept his intentions a secret from his friends and supporters but he felt this week's city council meeting was a good time to make an official announcement.

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3:19 pm
Tue November 13, 2012

Teletech Moves Forward with Hopkinsville Call Center

The Teletech call center in Hopkinsville is expected to open in the first quarter of next year. Hopkinsville-Christian County Economic Development Director Mitch Robinson says the company originally anticipated opening this fall, but pushed back the date because they did not have a committed client.

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