US 41 6 24HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (6/24/18) — Hopkins countians and vendors joined in for the seventh annual Highway 41 Yard Sale this weekend.

The annual sale got a rainy start Friday, but clouds parted Saturday to allow sellers to set up early for the caravan of shoppers. Residents off the beaten path also set up shop that lured bargain hunters.

All-Star Cheer Titans team took advantage of the sale and conducted a fundraiser for their squad in front of Todd’s Gymnastics off U.S. 41 in Madisonville.

Cheer mom Rebecca Berth said they do not have a booster club and had no way to pay for uniforms, shoes and competition fees other than raising the money on their own.


“It’s our first year of competition, so we have nothing,” she said. “We are starting from scratch.”

Berth has two girls on the squad, Jayden and Miranda, noting it is an expensive endeavor.

Hopkins County Tourist and Convention Commission Director Tricia Noel explained five counties in western Kentucky participate including Henderson, Webster, Hopkins, Christian and Todd counties. The 150-mile sale spans from the Indiana state line to the Tennessee line and includes U.S. 41-A to pick up Webster County.

“Hopkins County happens to lay right in the middle of that 150 miles, which is great, because most people go right through here if they are following the path of the sale,” said Noel.

Highway 41 Sale

Tammy Holloway
SurfKY News Reporter

Tammy Holloway/SurfKY News photos

sitelogosm© Copyright 2008 - 2018 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.

Click here to subscribe to receive daily updates by email.

Most Read This Week...

Dec 09, 2018 1830

Authorities Track Down Georgia Man across Southern Hopkins Co.

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Dec 09, 2018 1308

Henderson Authorities Charge 3 with Meth Trafficking

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Dec 10, 2018 897

Thrift Shopping Trend Prompts Madisonville Store Partnership with thredUP

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
Dec 09, 2018 822

DAVE SAYS: Don't Put Emergency Fund into Bonds

by SurfKY News
Dec 09, 2018 720

We are all Family at Henderson Chevrolet

by Gwen Smith
Dec 10, 2018 621

AMAC: Gene Therapy Offers Hope for Osteoarthritis

by SurfKY News
Dec 08, 2018 584

Lady Aces Level E-Gals, 53-21

by Steve LeMaster
Dec 10, 2018 514

KSP Recognized for Reaching NICS Milestone

by SurfKY News
Dec 09, 2018 466

Colonels Battle Back, Beat Evansville Day School

by Steve LeMaster
Dec 09, 2018 441

Dawson Springs Edges Lyon County, 84-83

by Steve LeMaster

Most Read This Month

Dec 07, 2018 12470

UPDATE: Corydon Man Charged with Attempted Murder

by Nick Risley
Nov 30, 2018 6599

Madisonville Woman Charged with Eluding Police, Biting City Officer

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Weather brought to you by

°F | °C
Humidity: 69%
Partly Cloudy
24 | 42
-4 | 5
Mostly Sunny
25 | 47
-3 | 8
Mostly Cloudy
38 | 49
3 | 9
Scattered Showers
44 | 52
6 | 11

Market Report brought to you by

Market Report