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Terry’s List for the weekend of April 19, 20 and 21

A bake sale will be held on Saturday at 8 a.m., in front of Price Less. https://www.tompkinsvillenews.com/2019/04/17/millies-mob-to-hold-bake-sale-saturday/ The Easter Bunny will be at Walmart in Tompkinsville Saturday, from 12 noon to 4 p.m. A dance will be held on Saturday at 7 p.m., at the Mt. Hermon Community Center. https://www.tompkinsvillenews.com/2019/04/17/dance-to-be-held-at-mt-hermon-community-center-10/ A community egg hunt will…

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SPRING FLING DEMOLITION DERBIES TO BE HELD

The Allen County Jaycees will be sponsoring the 2019 Jacksonian Days Spring Fling Demolition Derbies on Saturday, April 27, at 6 p.m., at the Allen County Fairgrounds in Scottsville. Over $4500 in prize money will be awarded with categories of big cars, small cars, lawnmowers and power wheels. Gate admission is $10. All proceeds go…

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lecture to be presented tonight

Jonathan Jeffrey, department head for Western Kentucky University’s Library Special Collections, will present the Osby Lee and Lillian Garrison Memorial Lecture for the Monroe County Historical Society at 5 p.m., on Thursday, April 18, at the Monroe County Courthouse in Tompkinsville, titled “County Fairs and Exhibitions: How Kentucky Fares.”

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AUDITIONS ANNOUNCED FOR “HOW I BECAME A PIRATE”

The Far-Off Broadway Players will hold auditions on April 29 and 30, from 6 to 8 p.m., in the Casablanca Room of the historic Plaza Theatre in Glasgow, for the musical “How I Became A Pirate.” Auditions are open to men and women of all ethnicities ages 17 and above. For more information, contact Artistic Director…

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Hunting… of another kind

As opening season for turkey draws near on April 16, it is also time to start hunting another elusive harvest – a mushroom that seems to appear overnight in the woods called a Morel. While turkey season is set by the government, the dry land fish season is set by mother nature and is affected…

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Eggceptional egg hunt held

Below are scenes from the “Eggceptional egg hunt” held on Monday, April 15. Watch the coming weeks editions of the Tompkinsville News for the full story.    

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Terry’s List for the weekend of April 12, 13 and 14

A lot of local events this weekend. Try to check those out.  My top picks are the library egg hunt, the concert for Relay at the Armory, the dog bone hunt in Glasgow and the after dark egg hunt in Edmonton.    The Monroe County Medical Center Relay for Life team will have a concert,…

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