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Maw is none too pleased with her trip to the mall.


 

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It’s the day after Thanksgiving, and all Ellie and her new husband, Jackson, want is to celebrate their first holiday season at home together. But their holiday peace and quiet quickly turns into holiday chaos when they are summoned to the security office at the local Continue reading Maw is none too pleased with her trip to the mall.

Beware of Micajah and Wiley Harpes

Jadon Gibson

If Micajah and Wiley Harpes were alive today and relived their exploits of the late 1700’s, their names and pictures would be plastered in post offices and bannered on television newscasts across the nation. Some call them America’s first serial killers. If someone is bent on killing, why not do in themselves first?

Micajah was born in North Carolina in 1768 and Wiley was born about two years later. Their father fought for the British in the early years of the war before changing coats when it appeared it would prove beneficial. Those who knew the senior Harpes turned him in and he was forced to flee with his life. Micajah and Wiley stayed Continue reading Beware of Micajah and Wiley Harpes

Two Great Shows to Start Your Holiday Season

“Such a playful spirit romps through ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, you might think the show itself was a product of Santa’s workshop.” – The Washington Post

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“‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse.” But wait! A mouse is Continue reading Two Great Shows to Start Your Holiday Season

A matter of honor, between attorneys no less

Jadon Gibson

Robert Triplett’s neighbor in Owensboro, KY, couldn’t understand Triplett’s preoccupation with death at-first. Triplett was wealthy and in robust health, yet the 33-year old Virginia-born lawyer drew up his will and proceeded to make other final arrangements.

His neighbor understood when Triplett confided that he would soon be involved in a duel with fellow Owensboro attorney Phillip Thompson. Continue reading A matter of honor, between attorneys no less

Country Star Walker Hayes to Perform at Bluegrass Rockin’ Rodeo

The Kentucky Horse Park is thrilled to announce that popular country artist Walker Hayes will perform on the second night of its Bluegrass Rockin’ Rodeo in the Alltech Arena Saturday, Nov. 18. 

“The Kentucky Horse Park is lucky to have such an accomplished artist as Walker Hayes to grace the stage during our inaugural Bluegrass Rockin’ Rodeo,” said Laura Prewitt, Executive Director of Continue reading Country Star Walker Hayes to Perform at Bluegrass Rockin’ Rodeo