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The library has many programs and activities going on right now for both adults and children. All programs activities are free. For more information about any of the programs or activities listed below, call the library at 270-487-5301 or come by or check out the Facebook page. 2019 Reading Challenge A yearlong adult reading challenge…


  Classic Clean, located at 44 Rebekah Ave., will hold a customer appreciation event on Tuesday, Jan. 15, with hand stress relief sessions from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., and a natural stress mini-seminar from 1 to 2 p.m. Everything is complementary to our customers and their guests.


The Monroe County Cooperative Extension Service has collaborated with the Tompkinsville – Monroe County Chamber of Commerce and the City of Tompkinsville Police Department (TPD) to offer an Active Shooter Training to the public. The training will be conducted by TPD Officers Channing Cain and Tyler Shaw at the Monroe County Extension office from 5:30…



Leah Elizabeth Carter

Leah Elizabeth Carter, 19, of Gamaliel passed away December 31, 2018 due to an accident. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, Jan. 9, at 1 p.m., at Strode’s Gamaliel Chapel in Gamaliel with burial to follow in the Gamaliel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m., on Tuesday, Jan. 8 and after 7:30 a.m., …

Christina Carol (Settle) Cauthen

Christina Carol (Settle) Cauthen, age 40, of Fountain Run, passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, at T. J. Samson Hospital in Glasgow. Funeral Services for will be at 1 p.m., on Wednesday, Jan. 2, at Fountain Run Funeral Home, with Bro. Jeff Wells officiating. Burial will follow in the Harrison Family Cemetery in Austin. Visitation will…

Bertha Leigh Young Krueger,

Bertha Leigh Young Krueger,  78, Hestand, passed away Friday, Dec. 28, at the Monroe County Medical Center. Cremation was chosen and a memorial service will be held Friday, Jan. 4, at 2 p.m., at the Strode Funeral Home, with entombment to follow at Monroe County Memorial Lawn. Visitation will be held Friday, Jan. 4,  from…

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Terry’s List for the weekend of Jan. 4, 5 and 6

Monroe County High School basketball Homecoming is Friday night at 6 p.m. at the high school. A benefit coon hunt and auction will be held for Gage Smith, on Saturday, at 2 p.m., at McFarland Creek Outdoor’s, located at 1654 McFarland Creek Rd., in Tompkinsville. Legomania will be going on at the library, in Glasgow,…

Terry’s List for Dec. 28 to Jan. 1

I am combining this weekend’s list and the New Year’s list since there is not a lot on either. Keep in mind that while the list is usually family friendly, this one includes events for ringing in the New year and some are more adult oriented. My top pick for this list is the Holiday…

The 2nd annual Santa’s Christmas Blessing Dinner

Below are scenes from the second annual Santa’s Christmas Blessing Dinner, an event organized and held by volunteers throughout the community, at the National Guard Armory on Christmas Eve. For the full story and more events like this one make sure to check out the coming week’s editions of the Tompkinsville News.


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