More than two dozen 19th century letters have been acquired by the Kentucky Historical Society, which says the handwritten documents offer a look at African-American communities in Lexington and Hopkinsville.

A  Japanese-owned radiator company is announcing plans to invest more than ten million dollars in its facility in Hopkinsville.  State officials say the expenditure will help to retain hundreds of jobs.

TeleTech will invest more than $12 million in a new delivery center in Hopkinsville.  State officials say the investment will include a 45,000 square foot facility. Hopkinsville Mayor Dan Kemp says the company has been considering the area for several years, and this week’s announcement is a reflection of the quality of the workforce in  Hopkinsville and Christian County.

A Christian County plant has landed a contract through 2020 to make extra-wide airplane body parts for Airbus. Plymouth Engineering Shapes in Hopkinsville is undergoing a $13 million expansion project to accommodate the new contract.