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Robin Hart, Author at The Advocate-Messenger

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From our files

100 YEARS AGO — 1920 Melvin Chapman and his son John, had a successful turtle hunt in Mercer County at Norton’s Bend. They captured nine, ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Saturday, August 15, 2020 10:10 am

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Joint Jail Committee ‘still exists’

The Boyle-Mercer Joint Jail agreement is intact and the two governments are still overseeing the finances of the Boyle County Detention Center. However, the 23-year-old ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Friday, August 14, 2020 7:59 am

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Couple raise a variety of produce in their spare time

Spouses, Dan Crossfield and Kelcey Prater, are the faces for their Tallulah Farm at the Boyle County Farmers Market every Saturday. When asked what all ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Friday, August 14, 2020 7:40 am

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Annual Veterans Appreciation luncheon cancelled

The 13th annual Heritage Hospice Inc. Veterans Day Appreciation luncheon has been cancelled due to concerns involving the COVID-19 pandemic. Even though it wasn’t scheduled ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 10:15 am

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Danville Christian Academy students head back to class Wednesday

Wednesday will be the first day of school for students, faculty and staff at Danville Christian Academy. Influenced by the pandemic which hit the area ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Monday, August 10, 2020 10:13 am

Features

From our files, Aug. 7, 2020

100 YEARS AGO — 1920   A heavy hail and ice storm passed over the edges of Boyle, Mercer and Garrard counties yesterday afternoon, causing ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Saturday, August 8, 2020 10:24 am

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Kayaks, canoes take to the lake for United Way

The first Yak-Coe fundraiser for the Heart of Kentucky United Way was held at Cedar Creek Lake in Lincoln County on Friday. It brought in ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 8:25 am

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Lawsuit filed against companies involved in last year’s Lincoln County pipeline explosion

A civil lawsuit against companies involved in the Aug. 1, 2019 gas pipeline explosion in Lincoln County, along with a local compressor station operator, has ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Tuesday, August 4, 2020 7:58 am

Boyle County

From our files, July 31, 2020

100 YEARS AGO — 1920   This newspaper has made arrangements with both of the banks in Perryville to receive subscriptions toward the Confederate monument ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Friday, July 31, 2020 2:15 pm

Boyle County

Blue Bird Market has a new ‘nest’; Opens on Saturday after being closed four months

The Blue Bird Market, which financially helps support Wilderness Trace Child Development Center (WTCD) by selling gently used home furnishings and other donated items, has ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Thursday, July 30, 2020 9:20 pm

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