Friday, 01 November 2013 07:05

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and while many of us are busy planning our Thanksgiving meal, we tend to forget those in our community that are less fortunate.  Ernest Franklin, along with his family, started the ‘Community Thanksgiving Feast’ several years ago because of his mother and grandmother as he explains:

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Last year about 1800 people either visited the Bunche Center on had Thanksgiving Dinner delivered to them. There are a lot of people in our area that are hungry and this is a way to help says Franklin:


All food is provided by sponsors and all meals are served and delivered by volunteers. This Sunday at 5:00 there will be a volunteer meeting at the Bunche Center in Glasgow for anyone interested in being a part of the ‘Community Thanksgiving Feast’. Volunteers may sign up for 1 hour slots at Sunday’s meeting.

For more information on this event or about Sunday’s meeting contact Ernest Franklin at (270)590-6886 or Alma Glover at (270)404-5175.


This is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week- Today we are patting on the back the “Unseen First Responders”. Beverly Harbison and employees- Julie Greer, April Dunbar, Dennis Hatcher, Laura Lee Williams, Amy Houchin, Colleen Hamilton, Schelly Vance, Pan Lyons, Jim Spears, Lisa Shirley, Teresa Bull, Alison Burton, Matthew Vaughn, Bill Ekhardt, Bill Shoopman, Kathy Tyree, Joe Perry, Joann Eaton.

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