Mud Lick Firefighters will be receiving a new tanker truck after receiving notification of a grant from FEMA. Congressman James R. Comer, Jr. announced last week that the Mud Lick Volunteer Fire Department in Monroe County will receive $255,238.09 in grant funding for new tanker firefighting capabilities. This funding is provided through FEMA’s Assistance to…
Several people came out to the annual “Taste of Monroe” event held at Old Mulkey on Sunday, Sept. 22, to taste test the many selections offered to attendees. Those interested had a chance to enter best contest, demonstrate their cooking skills and gather information and recipes, as well as sample the offerings of the other…
A live Nativity, soup and chili supper, a visit from Santa and an auction was held at the H.A.M Henderson Lodge on Saturday, Dec. 22. Below are scenes from the event. Be sure to subscribe to the Tompkinsville News to get the full stories on events such as this.
Sometimes a lot of sound hides inside quiet little boys. When they are comfortable — it all spills out, but when meeting new people it’s not always so clear. Luke Watson is a quiet little boy, at least it seems on the surface. Yet, push him just a bit to talk about one of his…
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.