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Archives for September 2013


September 2013 –Barren County Progress

9-5-2013 – Sitel, a call center in Glasgow, announces a major commitment to the Boys and Girls Club – bringing the total for the club’s fund raising campaign to $2.9 million.

Crossroads Life Center shares their mission with the Glasgow Rotary Club.

Charlie Daniels Band will play at the Plaza October 4th.

Don Emlinger has reached 50 years of service to R R Donnelley & Sons.

Grand opening of Subway on the Square is held and is now under new management.

9-12-2013 – Reel Generation Film Festival partners with Watkins College, one of the Country’s top film colleges.

Assisted Living Week is proclaimed in Barren County and Glasgow.

Lady Scotties take all “A” State Golf Title – Emily Alexander, Taylor Phelps, Ashton Foushee, Katie Jones and Emmalee Lawrence.

Glasgow Fire Department responded September 5th to a fire at Alcon/3A Composites. No injuries but foam core, plastic pallets and old machinery were destroyed.

Jennifer Moonsong is the guest speaker at Rotary Club, sharing upcoming events at the Plaza.

9-19-2013 – A group of 39 immigrants gathered inside Mammoth Cave for a naturalization ceremony last Friday. The 39 immigrants represented 22 countries.

Harvest of History brings the past to life – Steven Landrum, George J. Ellis, Sr., Rev. James Chenault, Terry Loving Hatchett, Dora Barlow Young, Nettie Bayless Courts Depp and Molly Carmon.

Best of the Barrens is presented by Glasgow Musicale Sunday, Sept. 22.

The Arts Guild of the Barrens announces the opening of their new gallery “212 on Main” at 212 W. Main Street.

Ribbon Cutting held at Blossoms Florist and Gifts at 507 Happy Valley Road.

Mike Swift, director of the Barren/Metcalfe Ambulance Service, was honored on September 11 as part of South Green’s Elementary School annual Patriots Day Observance.

9-26-2013 – PROUD Days will celebrate Cave City September 26-28.

Slick Rock School graduates held a reunion Saturday at Eastern Elementary School. Lucille Williams Johnson was the oldest student present. She graduated in 1938.

Aubrey Tedder, BCHS Senior was crowned 2013 Homecoming Queen.

Banned Books Week of September 22 celebrated the Freedom to read.

Walk In the Park this Saturday at Mammoth Cave National Park. The hike will be along the Mammoth Cave Railroad Hike and Bike Trail for a total of 4 miles.