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COVID-19 Updates


As of April 1, 2021, at 4:30 p.m., there have been
6,611 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Christian County.
6,356 individuals have recovered.
165 cases remain active; 90 have died.

KY Statewide Mask Mandate Still in Effect:

KY Governor Andy Beshear has issued an executive order requiring that Kentuckians in public must wear a mask.

To read the executive order and exemptions, click here.

COVID-19 Vaccine Update (3/29/21):

The Christian County Health Department continues to provide COVID-19 vaccines at the Bruce Convection Center (303 Conference Dr, Hopkinsville, KY 42240).

Due to an increase in vaccine supply, the Christian County Health Department has now opened up phase 3. We are now vaccinating ANYONE who is over the age of 18.

We are vaccinating BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. No walk-ins will be accepted. Appointments scheduled that do not meet phase criteria may be cancelled without notice.   Prioritization is placed on age and health conditions. Moderna vaccines (1000) are received each week and appointments will be available based on vaccine supply. If you are an essential worker, please come prepared to provide proof of eligibility.

If you would like the vaccine and have not yet gotten an appointment please call 270-887-4160 or visit We are asking those in the community to help those 70 plus with making appointments.

In order to be eligible for the vaccine from the Christian County Health Department you must meet the following criteria:
  • A resident of the Commonwealth of Kentucky able to demonstrate residency consistent with the requirements of KRS 186.010(12), or
  • An individual providing healthcare services involving direct care to patients in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
  • Over the age of 18

**If you schedule an appointment and do not meet the criteria above, your appointment may be cancelled without notice.

Vaccine quantities vary, and scheduling is based on availability. The Christian County Health Department has created a website for the most up-to-date information on vaccine schedule availability Individuals can also call the health department for more information at 270-887-4160 ext. 640. We understand that many of our senior population, 70+, do not have internet access and can sometimes feel as though they are not getting the latest information. We ask that community members share this information with senior agencies, churches, and other organizations who might serve our senior population to ensure they have access to vaccine information.

For more vaccine info & to sign up for vaccine notifications from the state, visit

Free COVID-19 Testing:

The Christian County Health Department (partnered with the Kentucky Department of Public Health) is now offering FREE COVID-19 testing for ANYONE who wants to be tested with or without symptoms. COVID-19 testing will now be held at the Christian County Health Department on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9am-11am and NOT at Tie Breaker Park. Please call 270-887-4160 ext. 133 to make your appointment.  CCHD is no longer offering rapid testing on Tuesdays & Thursdays.  

Restaurant & Business Support

Don’t forget to support local restaurants and other businesses with pick up orders, by purchasing gift certificates, or leaving positive Yelp reviews.  Here’s a list of downtown restaurant and beverage establishments as well as others around town.  These restaurants are offer takeout options.

Click HERE or on a link below for information on Small Business Administration loans, Unemployment Insurance, and other benefit program resources.

Christian County Chamber Resources

Kentucky Chamber Resources

United States Chamber Resources