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Birthday contest winner announced

The winner of our Facebook Birthday contest and an online subscription to the Tompkinsville News, for the week of Nov. 18 to 24 is ************************************************************************************* Drum roll ************************************************************************************* ************************************************************************************* ************************************************************************************* *************************************************************************************     Cory Flippin, who a birthday on Nov. 19. It was posted by Shelia Clarkson Bridges. Send a message to Monroe County Press or…

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Volunteers are hard at work decorating down town for the Christmas season. Many activities are planned for this weekend including Christmas on Main, The Expo and parades. These activities are outline in this weeks edition of the Tompkinsville News.          

Spreading kindness through the community



Ronnie Abbitt

Ronnie Abbitt, age 76, of Gamaliel, KY passed away Monday, October 15, 2018 unexpectedly at residence. Funeral Services will be conducted on Friday, Oct. 19, at 2 p.m., at Strode’s Gamaliel Chapel with burial to follow in the Gamaliel Cemetery. Danny Pace will officiate the funeral service. Masonic services will be conducted on Thursday, Oct.…

Rena Belle Gentry

Rena Belle Gentry, 75, Tompkinsville, passed away Saturday, Oct. 13, peacefully, in Tompkinsville. Funeral Services are at Yokley Trible Funeral Home, at 11 a.m., on Tuesday, Oct. 16, with Bro. Tim White officiating. Interment is at Skaggs Creek Cemetery. Visitation is on Monday, Oct. 15, from 4:30 to 8 p.m., and Tuesday, Oct. 16, from…

Eurie Edward Gearlds

Eurie Edward Gearlds, 88, Tompkinsville,  passed away Friday, Oct. 12, while in the company of family members, at a Bowling Green, hospital. Funeral Services will be held at Indian Creek Baptist Church, in Flippin, at 2 p.m., on Monday, Oct. 15, with his son, Brother Gene Gearlds officiating and Interment at Old Mt. Herman Cemetery.…

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