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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…

TREE GIVEAWAY TO BE HELD

The William Harlin Memorial Tree Giveaway will be held on Thursday, April 18, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, at 201 W. Paige St. Tree types include grey dogwood, rough leaf dogwood, northern red oak and paw paw. Hot dogs and drinks will be served. For more information, call 270-487-6589, ext. 3.  

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…

Sports

REGISTER NOW FOR MCHS SAFE DRIVER COURSE

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 www.kentuckysafedriver.com or call 502-699-2295.  

MOTHER-SON RENDEZVOUS TO BE HELD

Old Mulkey Meetinghouse State Historic Site will host its Mother-Son Rendezvous on Saturday, March 30, at 9 a.m. The event is open to mothers and sons ages 6 to 96. Activities include tent pitching, several types of marksmanship, orienteering, backyard fishing, whittling marbles and more. You MUST pre-register by March 15, in order to participate.

MONROE YOUTH THEATRE TO PRESENT PLAY

The Monroe Youth Theatre will present “Dearly Departed,” a play raved as “drop dead funny,” on Friday, March 22, and Saturday, March 23, at 7 p.m., and Sunday, March 24, at 2:30 p.m., at the old high school auditorium. The cost for adults is $6 with students admitted for $3.

Obituaries

James Ritter

James Ritter, 79, Tompkinsville passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, at The Medical Center in Bowling Green. Funeral services were conducted Sunday, Feb. 3, at Strode Funeral Home, with burial following in Monroe County Memorial Lawn. More details will be published in the Tompkinsville News.

Dr. James Richardson Comer Sr.

Dr. James Richardson “Sam” Comer, Sr., 77, of Tompkinsville passed away Monday, Jan. 28 at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn. Funeral services were conducted Friday, Feb. 1, at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial in Monroe County Memorial Lawn, with Military Rites performed at graveside by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow. More details are…

Carley T. “Buddy” Vibbert

Carley T. “Buddy” Vibbert, 79, Tompkinsville, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, at Monroe County Medical Center. Funeral Services will be held at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 2 p.m., on Thursday, Jan. 31. Visitation is Wednesday, Jan. 30, from 2:30 to 8 p.m., and Thursday, Feb. 1, from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Yokley…

Area News

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…

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.    

GOSPEL MEETING TO BE HELD

Correction: reposted as this was supposed to run as a display ad in this week’s paper and not just an announcement.  

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    Meeting at Extension Office

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