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Free Community Shred Day

On Saturday, May 4, 2019, Fortera Credit Union will host one of its bi-annual Shred Days in Hopkinsville.

A Shred-it truck will be available for onsite shredding at the Fortera branch located at 130 Griffin Bell Drive. This event will be held from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and is open to the community.

Documents that contain personal information that could be used to steal one’s identity should be shredded. Consider gathering up your receipts, statements, pre-approved offers, and other items to be shredded. For more information, visit www.forteracu.com.

2019 Pennyroyal Hospice Annual Dinner

Join the community at the 2019 Pennyroyal Hospice Annual Fundraising Dinner! The event will be held on April 25th at The Bruce. Doors open at 6:00 pm, and the dinner begins at 6:30 pm.

All proceeds from the dinner are used to assist our friends and neighbors who may not have the means to pay for end of life care.

For questions or more information, please contact Elissa Tucker at 270-885-6428 or [email protected]

Earth Day Planting Celebration

Please join the Hopkinsville Beautification Commission as we celebrate Earth Day by beautifying our community!

We will be planting the planters on 9th Street, Main Street, Virginia Street, and 6th Street, along with weeding garden beds along the way.

Plastic Gloves, Tools, and Water will be provided.

Meet at Founders Square by the Farmers Market Pavilion at 9:00 A.M. on the 22nd of April.

For more information, call Beautification Coordinator Heather Braun at 270-498-1555.

Women’s History Month Celebration

Celebrate achievements by women across Hopkinsville and Christian County at the Women’s History Month Celebration, held on Thursday, March 21, 2019, at thePAC at Christian County Middle School. The event will feature local high school students, each presenting her choice of a visionary woman, followed by “She Talks,” a conversational, panel-style discussion with local visionary women who have created and are passing a legacy to the generations to come. In addition, the Hopkinsville Human Relations Commission will announce the 2019 recipients of the Fannie Bronson Postell “Woman of the Year” Award and the Women Educating Women Scholarship.