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Summer of ’64… 4-H Camp and FFA guitar pickers

Gold Brick Memories Memories of Tompkinsville High School articles by Ricky Miller The picture in a recent paper of those attending 4-H camp put me in mind of some pictures my sister took during her years at the Dawson Springs Camp in the mid-60s. I never attended that camp but instead went another hour-and-a-half into…

Writers in the Park event held at Old Mulkey

By: Terry Simpson The magic of a new book is special — one shared by many of the visitors to the Writers in the Park event at Old Mulkey. The picnic tables at Old Mulkey State Meetinghouse were lined with books such as those on Saturday, June 15, at the second annual “Writers in the…

Dairy — does a body (or a nose) good

By: Terry Simpson What do ice cream, string cheese, chocolate milk and cookies all have in common? Milk of course! But, where do we get it and why do we love it so much? Of course, the simple answer is it comes from cows, but there is so much more to it than that. In…

Sports

Scenes from the Watermelon Festival Cruise-in

Below are scenes from the Watermelon Festival Cruise-in.  

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.  

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Area News

Summer Reading Camp held at library

Below are scenes from the Summer Reading Program held at the Library recently.

Scenes from Drama Camp

Below are scenes from the Drama Camp held at Joe Harrison Carter Elementary recently.

Terry’s List for the weekend of June 14, 15 and 16

A dance will be held on Friday at 7 p.m. in Mt. Hermon. https://www.tompkinsvillenews.com/2019/06/11/dance-to-be-held-at-mt-hermon-2/ The Music on Main Concert will be held at Printers Park on Saturday at 7 p.m. https://www.tompkinsvillenews.com/2019/06/12/free-concert-to-be-held-saturday/ A Dyslexia Simulation will be held at the library in Tompkinsville on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. https://www.tompkinsvillenews.com/2019/06/11/dyslexia-simulation-to-be-presented-at-library/ The River Race in Gamaliel has been…

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