DRA Opens 2020 Application Cycle for Economic Development Investment Opportunities
on March 2nd, 2020
According to a press release published on March 2, 2020, the Delta Regional Authority 2020 States' Economic Development Assistance Program (SEDAP) application cycle is open and will remain so until May 31, 2020.  See the full press release below. CLARKSDALE, MS—The Delta Regional Authority (DRA) Federal Co-Chairman Chris Caldwell announced today DRA is opening the 2020 application cycle for the St...  Read More
PeADD Seeking Bids for Roof Replacement
on March 2nd, 2020
The Pennyrile Development and Governmental Center, Inc. will accept sealed bids from qualified professional firms to furnish all materials and necessary equipment and perform all required work necessary to remove and replace the existing flat roof system of the Pennyrile Area Development District (PeADD) office located at 300 Hammond Drive, Hopkinsville, KY  42240.Sealed bids will be received unti...  Read More
Bedspread Pizza Party Held for Residents
on February 28th, 2020
Today was ALL ABOUT RESIDENTS!!! Today we celebrated residents rights. Thanks to the generous community support during the Forgotten Angels program, we were able to celebrate residents rights to individuality. We were able to provide all 45 residents at The Oaks Personal Care Home in Madisonville with a new bedspread. Each resident picked a bedspread of their choice for their room.  Then we celebr...  Read More
Position Open: AmeriCorps Active Choices Program Coordinator
on February 25th, 2020
Summary: Performs a vital role in supporting older adults’ desire to remain independent by providing guidance and support to living a more active lifestyle. The Program Coordinator will oversee their local Active Choices program. This position reports to the host site supervisor.  Duties & Responsibilities:Coordinator serves as AmeriCorps Member through host site (Elderserve.)Oversees delivery of ...  Read More
Regional Entrepreneur Conference
on February 19th, 2020
March 11, 2020KEYNOTE SPEAKERHALEY HOFFMAN SMITHBREAKOUT SESSIONSBUSINESS MODEL | FOOD TRUCK CRAZE | CYBER SECURI TY | RISE OF HEMPDIRECT SALES MARKET ING | SMAL L BUSINESS OWNERSHIP, AND MOREHEAR FROM AREA ENTREPRENEURSHopkinsville Community CollegeAuditorium Building | 720 Nor th Dr . Hopkinsville, KY8:15am - 2:30pmFree Event | Lunch ProvidedDoors open at 7:45 for check-in, networking & light br...  Read More
Grant Funding Opportunities
on February 5th, 2020
The application period will open soon for the Land and Water Conservation Fund, Recreational Trails Program, and Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Management Grants Program. Cities, counties, state and federal agencies are eligible to apply for funds under these programs. The Recycling and Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Management Grants Program is funded by the Kentucky Division of ...  Read More
Governor Beshear in Pennyrile Region to Announce Grant Awards
on February 5th, 2020
On January 13, 2020, Governor Andy Beshear joined Department for Local Government (DLG) Commissioner Dennis Keene to announce recipients of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding in the Pennyrile region. The City of Dawson Springs was awarded $1 million in CDBG funds; these funds, along with State Revolving Fund (SRF) loan funds and Delta Regional Authority (DRA) funds will be used to re...  Read More
on January 23rd, 2020
In six weeks, learn how to figure it out: how to plan a successful, market-driven, cash healthy, well-managed business. Test your business concept. Increase your marketing, operations, and cash flow management knowledge. Plan your business to be a success for you!...  Read More
Availability of Request for Proposals for Competitive Negotiations for FY 2021-2023
on January 21st, 2020
Availability of Request for Proposals for Competitive Negotiations for FY 2021-2023(July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2023).The Pennyrile Area Development District announces the availability of Request for Proposals for Competitive Negotiations for the procurement of aging services provided under Title III of the Older Americans Act of 1965 and the Home Care Program. Proposal packets will be available at th...  Read More
PACS Christian County Tornado Update
on January 16th, 2020
Home delivered meals resumed in Christian County on Tuesday, January 14, 2020.Beginning January 21 the congregate meals will resume at a new temporary location at the old middle school on Glass Avenue. The address is 210 Glass Avenue.The temporary location will be open 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM. Congregate meals will be served and activities such as bingo and blood pressure checks will be offered as w...  Read More
January 2020 PADD Board of Directors Meeting
on January 16th, 2020
The PADD Board of Directors held their monthly meeting on January 13, 2020 at the PADD Office in Hopkinsville. Federal and State reports were provided by field representatives in addition to staff reports. Kisha Jeffrey-Mische with the U.S. Census Bureau provided a census update and Jaime Peterson with Calhoun & Company, PLLC presented the FY'19 Audit Report for Pennyrile ADD. Jason Vincent, PADD ...  Read More
2020 Friendly Visitor Orientation
on January 16th, 2020
Sixty percent of nursing home residents have no visitors--no family or friends to check on them or cheer them up. Research shows that long-term care residents receive better care when they have regular outside visitors.With just a few minutes each week, YOU could change a resident's life, and help improve the quality of care they receive. Learn more at our Friendly Visitor OrientationWednesday, Ja...  Read More