Posts with the tag “christian-county”

Ascend Elements Ground Breaking on Hopkinsville Facility
by Melissa Thompson on October 20th, 2022
Company approved for $480 million in federal grants to boost EV battery production in the United States FRANKFORT, Ky. (Oct. 20, 2022) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear joined local officials in Christian County and leaders from Ascend Elements Inc., a manufacturer of advanced, sustainable battery materials made from recycled lithium-ion batteries, for the groundbreaking of the company’s largest operatio...  Read More
PACS Christian County Tornado Update
by Melissa Thompson 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
2018-2019 Christian County New Venture Entrepreneur Competition
by Melissa Thompson on October 29th, 2018
​This contest is designed to stimulate entrepreneurial activity and greater awareness of the resources available to grow entrepreneurs in Christian County. All winners will be selected on an objective basis as determined by the criteria set forth below. You must read and comply with these rules to enter the The Christian County New Venture Competition. This competition is void where prohibited by ...  Read More
World Elder Abuse Day 2018 Celebrated in Christian County
by Melissa Thompson on June 19th, 2018
​Mayor Carter Hendricks and the Tri Counties Elder Abuse Council celebrated World Elder Abuse Awareness Day at the Pardue Lane Dog Park on Friday, June 15, 2018.  Mayor Hendricks released 9 purple balloons representing the 9 counties in the Pennyrile District.  The event was held in partnership with Hopkinsville Parks & Recreation “Movies in the Park”.  The council provided snacks and information ...  Read More
Pennyrile Counties Receive Opportunity Zone Designation
by Melissa Thompson on April 10th, 2018
​Gov. Bevin announced on April 9, 2018 the U.S. Department of the Treasury certified 144 Opportunity Zones in 84 Kentucky counties under a program in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 that aims to encourage long-term investments in low-income urban and rural communities nationwide.  Four counties in the Pennyrile region were among the 84 selected: Christian, Hopkins, Muhlenberg, and Todd Counties....  Read More