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Terry’s List for the weekend of Feb. 8, 9 and 10

My top picks would be the Father Daughter dance at Joe Harrison Carter Elementary, the “Guys and Dolls” play being performed at Glasgow High School (I always try to support kids in theatre) the micro car machine display in Cookeville or the Pet Expo in Cookeville. A Father-Daughter Dance will be held on Saturday, at Joe…


Monroe County students needing to fulfill their Graduated Driver Licensing requirement can register now for a class to be held on Thursday, March 14, at Monroe County High School from 4 to 8 p.m. To register, go to or call 502-699-2295.  

Readers’ photo contest: Here comes the sun…

By: Terry Simpson If you follow our Facebook page, you know as the rains continued to fall this past week, our readers have posted photos and jokes hoping to lighten the mood as they waited for the sun to finally appear and wondered if it ever would. When that big ball of brightness finally peeked…



Travis J. Pruitt

Travis J. Pruitt, 61, Tompkinsville passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the Monroe County Medical Center. Funeral Services were held Friday, Dec. 7, with burial at the Mt. Poland Church Cemetery.

Jeanie Andrews

Jeanie Andrews, 60, Tompkinsville, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, at The Medical Center of Scottsville. Cremation has been chosen and a celebration of life will be held at a later date. More details will be listed in the next edition of the Tompkinsville News.    

Lynsi DeLeon Velazquez

Lynsi DeLeon Velazquez, 1 year and 10 months, passed away Saturday, Dec. 8, at Macon County Hospital ER in Lafayette, Tenn. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Dec. 13, at 1 p.m., at Fountain Run Funeral Home, with Father Will Fredo Fernandez and Bro. Jackie Rich officiating. Burial will follow in the Fountain Run…

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A motor coach trip to Washington, D.C., with pick ups in Tompkinsville, is being planned for Oct. 7 to 11, to tour the Nation’s Capital, with several historical stops. An escort will always be with the group and luggage will be delivered to and from hotel rooms. Call now to reserve your spot as these…

Terry’s List for the weekend of Feb. 15. 16 and 17

A color by number event, featuring a Valentine’s Day picture, will be held at the library in Glasgow all weekend. “Romance at the Rails” will be held in Bowling Green on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, at 4:45 p.m. A Spring Fishing Classic, featuring seminars and kids activities will be held at Cabela’s in Bowling Green…

A special Terry’s Valentines Day List

A special Valentines Day list to help plan dates for Thursday, Feb. 14, including the few days before and the weekend after. Make your plans now as some of these events require tickets and are selling out fast. My top picks (and this was hard because it all sounds like so much fun!) for the kids…


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