Madisonville Police Department
A Dawson Springs man died from self-inflicted gunshot wounds after he was pulled over by Paducah police in a stolen vehicle, according to police reports.
Dawson Springs Police Capt. Lance Nosbusch was one of 23 law enforcement officers to graduate Friday from the Department of Criminal Justice Training’s Academy of Police Supervision.
A Dawson Springs man, who avoided capture for weeks, was arrested Wednesday by authorities for a variety of gun-related and wanton endangerment charges dating back to mid-July.
Jimmy Donald Farris, 82, of Dawson Springs, passed away Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at Owensboro Health Medical Center in Owensboro. Mr. Farris was born Nov. 26, 1938, in Christian County to the late Clarence Farris and Lorene Hensley Farris. He worked for many years as a supervisor for Buckhorn…
Thomas Lee Qualls, 64, of Madisonville, died at 5:16 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, in Crofton.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Charles Lee Babb, 83, passed away Friday, Sept. 10, 2021, in Huntsville, Alabama.
Cynthia Darlene Kruse, 69, of Dawson Springs, died Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, at Baptist Health Deaconess. She was a residential caregiver at Outwood Rescare and a member of the Charleston Baptist Church.
Kenneth Elwood Putty, 92, of Providence, KY, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday September 7, 2021 at the Lucy Smith King Care Center in Henderson, KY.
Editor’s note: This is an open letter from Dawson Springs Superintendent Lenny Whalen to all parents and guardians of kids in the Dawson system.