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DANCE TO BE HELD AT MT. HERMON COMMUNITY CENTER

A dance featuring “Southern Rain” will be held on Friday, Dec. 14, at the Mt. Hermon Community Center. The doors open at 6 p.m., and the music starts at 7 p.m.

Library holds Christmas party

The library held their annual Christmas party tonight, featuring milk and cookies, singing, reading stories, gifts and a visit from Santa. Below are scenes from the event.  

AUDITIONS TO BE HELD FOR STEEL MAGNOLIAS

The Far-Off Broadway Players will hold open auditions on Monday, Dec. 10 and Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 6 to 8 p.m., in the Casablanca Room of the Plaza Theatre, for the production of Steel Magnolias, directed by Artistic Director, Paul Glodfelter. No preparation or experience is necessary, if you are woman between the ages of…

Sports

Scenes from the Watermelon Festival Marble Tournament

Below are scenes from the Watermelon Festival Marble Tournament. Watch for winners to be posted in the coming week’s editions of the Tompkinsville News.    

Scenes from the Watermelon Festival Horseshoe Tournamnet

Below are scenes from the Watermelon Festival Horseshoe Tournament. Watch for winners to be posted in the coming week’s editions of the Tompkinsville News.  

Obituaries

Mary Jane Warren

Mary Jane Warren, 84, Tompkinsville, passed away Friday, Dec. 7, peacefully, at Monroe County Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 2 p.m., Monday, Dec. 10. Jason Page will officiate, with burial to follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation is Sunday, Dec. 9, from 5 to 8 p.m.…

Boyd Copass

Boyd Copass, 92,Tompkinsville, passed away Thursday, Dec. 6, while in the company of family members, at Medical Center at Bowling Green. Funeral Services were held  at Yokley Trible Funeral Home on Saturday, Dec. 8, with Tim McHenry officiating. Interment at Old Mt. Herman, KY. with Military Honors. More details will be published in the next…

Jimmie D. Turner

Jimmie D. Turner, 79, Gamaliel, passed away Friday, Dec. 7, at The Monroe County Medical Center. Funeral Services will be held at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 1 p.m., on Tuesday, Dec.11. Visitation is Monday, Dec. 11, from 5 to 8 p.m.,  and Tuesday, Dec. 12, from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Yokley Trible…

Area News

Updated Terry’s Christmas List

Christmas activities have already started around the area so a list will be compiled. It will be added to as more events are announced throughout the month so check back often. These are not listed in any particular order. A Christmas Open House, featuring photo booths, kids activities, snacks, and more, will be held on…

Terry’s List for the weekend of Nov. 30, Dec. 1 and 2

Christmas on Main will be held on Nov. 30, at 4 p.m., with the parade at 6 p.m., and giveaway drawings at 7:15 p.m., in downtown Tompkinsville. https://www.tompkinsvillenews.com/2018/10/30/christmas-on-main-entry-forms-now-available/ A Christmas Expo will be held on Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Extension office, behind Walmart. A dance will be held on Friday,…

More pictures from the viewing of the Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall

Below are more pictures from the viewing of the Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall, located at City Park and open 24 hours a day until Sunday.      

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