Rotarian of the Year

The Bowling Green Rotary Club recently recognized Bob Kleier. He was named Rotarian of the Year for his chairmanship of the “Happy Feet” project (provided 300 pairs of new shoes and socks to area children). 

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Cram the Cruiser and Stuff the Bus

On July 13, Edmonson County Youth Service Center, Edmonson County Family Resource Center, Kentucky State Police, Edmonson County Sheriff’s Office, and Brownsville Police all collaborated together for the 12th annual “Cram The Cruiser” and the 13th annual “Stuff The Bus”. Both of which are events to come together to raise money, supplies, or snacks for…

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ECMS Academic team honored

On July 9, the Fiscal Court held a meeting where they approved a proclamation in Honor of Edmonson County Middle School Academic Team. The proclamation  proclaims “Whereas,  The Chairman of the National Academic Championship has declared the Edmonson County Middle School academic team the Junior National Academic Champion and;  Whereas, Edmonson County Middle School academic team was one of two…

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School shopping, make plans to attend

The date is set for the upcoming Back to School Bash in Morgantown. On Aug. 2, from 4 to 6 p.m., students along with their families will be able to shop the School Supply Store at the Eva J. Hawes Building. Students registered with the Butler County School system are eligible for the service. The…

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Stars and Stripes appreciation

Patriotism is a very important thing to families in Butler County. The flag is displayed proudly in front of several homes and businesses in numerous locations within Morgantown and Butler County. Each of the colors on Old Glory depicts a specific meaning; white stands for purity and innocence, red shows hardiness and valor, and blue…

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We Are Losing Small Business

By PJ Martin Jobe Publishing, Inc – I recently attended the first meeting of the Business Association in Edmonton. I must admit, I was surprised at the number of people that attended and I feel like it was a great idea on the part of Charles and Sandy Costello and Matt Gallagher to schedule this…

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Another Business Closes It’s Doors

By PJ Martin Jobe Publishing, Inc. – The sun may have been shining bright, but the mood was gloomy as the word spread that Save-A-Lot would be closing its door on Friday, July 13th.   The sign on the door made it official last week after employees were told that the store would be closing due…

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BILLY O’NEIL LLOYD

ELI COMMUNITY – Billy O’Neil Lloyd, son of the late Carma and Josephine Gann Lloyd, was born on Thursday, June 4, 1931, in Corbin, Kentucky, and departed this life on Friday, July 13, 2018 at his home in the Eli Community of Russell County, Kentucky, having attained the age of 87 years, 1 month, and…

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