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SEASON PASSES NOW ON SALE

Season passes for all home game high school sports are now available for $100, and will get you into all jv and varsity games. They will available at the meet the team for football on Friday, Aug.3, at 6 p.m., at Darrel Carter Stadium.

DANCE TO BE HELD

A dance will be held at the Mt. Hermon Community Center on Saturday, July 20, featuring “Southern Rain.” The doors open at 6 p.m., and the music starts at 7 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children ages 4-10.  Concessions will be available.

MCMS CHEERLEADERS TO HOLD BBQ AND BAKE SALE

The Monroe County Millde Schoolcheerleaders will host a bar-b-que and bake sale on Saturday, July 14, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Walmart. The $5 cost includes shredded pork, chips and a drink. A variety of baked goods will also be available.

Sports

SEASON PASSES NOW ON SALE

Season passes for all home game high school sports are now available for $100, and will get you into all jv and varsity games. They will available at the meet the team for football on Friday, Aug.3, at 6 p.m., at Darrel Carter Stadium.

MCMS CHEERLEADERS TO HOLD BBQ AND BAKE SALE

The Monroe County Millde Schoolcheerleaders will host a bar-b-que and bake sale on Saturday, July 14, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Walmart. The $5 cost includes shredded pork, chips and a drink. A variety of baked goods will also be available.

FROG GIGGING TOURNAMENT TO BE HELD

A frog gigging tournament, open to the public, will be held on Friday, July 20, from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m., at Darrell Carter Stadium, with the winner being determioned by weight. Entries received by Friday, July 13 will receive a free meal at 7 p.m., prior to departure.  Participants may use their own spots but must…

Obituaries

Samantha Elizabeth Ellis

Samantha Elizabeth Ellis, 21, Tompkinsville, passed away Friday, July 20, surrounded by family, at her home. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at Yokley Trible Funeral Home with Gary Emberton officiating. Visitation is Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m., and Sunday, from 1 to 2 p.m., at Yokley…

Lena Ann (Botts) Gillenwater

Lena Ann (Botts) Gillenwater, 96, formerly of Monroe County,  passed away in Imboden Creek Nursing Home in Decatur, Ill., on Tuesday, July 17, with her family at bedside. Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, July 20, at 11 a.m., at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville, with burial to follow in Harlan Crossroads Cemetery. ]…

John Denver White

John Denver White, 86, Tompkinsville, passed away Tuesday, July 17,  at Monroe County Medical Center. Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m.,  on Friday, July 20,at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Visitation is Thursday, July 19 from 4 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. Burial is in Centerpoint Cemetery    

Area News

ICE CREAM SOCIAL AND AUCTION TO BE HELD IN RED BOILING SPRINGS, TENN>

The eighth annual Ice Cream Social and fifth annual auction benefit for the Red Boiling Springs Heritage Museum will be held on Saturday, July 21,  at the Donoho Hotel, located on  East Main St., in Red Boiling Springs, Tenn. All you can eat homemade ice cream will be served from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. , with a contest…

PAINTING CLASS TO BE HELD IN RED BOILING SPRINGS, TENN.

A painting class will be held at the Step Back in Time shop, located in Red Boiling Springs, Tenn., on Friday, July 20, from 6 to 9 p.m. To reserve a spot, call 615-699-1919. The cost for the class is $30. The painting design is posted on facebook.

CRYSTAL GRID MAKING CLASS TO BE HELD IN RED BOILING SPRINGS, TENN

 A class on making a crystal grid will be held on Wednesday, July 18, at the  Step Back in Time Shop, located in Red Boiling Springs, Tenn.  The cost of the class is $22, with materials supplied. To reserve a spot, call 615-699-1919.

Events

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October 08 - October 14
  • 08
    No events
  • 09

    Gamaliel City Commission

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Oct-09-17
    Gamaliel City Hall
    404 W Main St, Gamaliel, KY 42140, USA

    City commission meeting

    Call 270-457-2901 for more info.

     

    Monroe County Water District Meeting

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Oct-09-17
    Monroe County Water Board Building
    205 Capp Harlan Road

    regular meeting for Water Board

    Fountain Run City Commission Meeting

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Oct-09-17
    Fountain Run City Hall
    202 Main St, Fountain Run, KY 42133

    City commission Meeting

    Call 270-434-3544 for info

  • 10
    No events
  • 11

    Student Aid Workshops

    9:00 am-1:00 pm
    Oct-11-17

    Free Application for Federal Student Aid workshops to help with application process

    Call Mitzi Holland for an appt.

  • 12

    Interagency Meeting

    9:30 am-10:30 am
    Oct-12-17
    Monroe Medical Center
    529 Capp Harlan Road

    Regular meeting

    Monroe County Board of Education meeting

    5:30 pm-7:00 pm
    Oct-12-17
    Tompkinsville Elementary
    420 Elementary School Rd, Tompkinsville, KY 42167

    Regular monthly meeting

  • 13

    Halloween in the Park

    6:00 pm-8:00 pm
    Oct-13-17
    Old Mulkey State Park
    38 Old Mulkey Park Rd, Tompkinsville, KY 42167

    Halloween party for children through fifth grade.

    Cost $3.00 per person

    Information -Call Sheila at 270-487-8481

     

  • 14

    Copas Family Reunion

    10:00 am-3:00 pm
    Oct-14-17
    Old Mulkey State Park
    38 Old Mulkey Park Rd, Tompkinsville, KY 42167

    The Bobby and Minnie (White) Copas  reunion and pot luck at noon

     

     

    Goad Family Reunion

    12:00 pm-6:00 pm
    Oct-14-17

    Descendants of H.N. and Sally (Newberry)

    Reunion and potluck meal

    More information  270-487-8255 or  270-407-1233

     

     

    Carter Reunion

    12:00 pm-4:00 pm
    Oct-14-17
    Monroe County High School
    755 Old Mulkey Rd, Tompkinsville, KY 42167

    Call Ravenel Gerughty 270-487-5366 or Steve Carter  270-427-0008 for information

    Chili Cookoff

    4:00 pm-7:00 pm
    Oct-14-17

    Chili Cook-Off and entertainment.

    Held on the square in Glasgow.

    Proceeds go to Crossroads Life Center

    GHS Class of 1972

    6:00 pm-9:00 pm
    Oct-14-17
    Eatin' Table
    1272 Gamaliel Rd, Tompkinsville, KY 42167

    Call 270-457-2973 or 270-457-2466 for information