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Stephen Loveall and John Denton – Revisiting Murder at Glasgow Junction

The following article is from THE ADAIR COUNTY NEWS, Wednesday 17 Apr 1901 “Killing of John DENTON— Occurred at Glasgow Junction Barren County, Twenty Years Ago—. “Some time ago, we published an account of the suicide in this city (Bowling … Continue reading

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Battle Front Messages – Bowling Green KY’s Mordecai Ham

Recently, during Sunday service, our pastor stated that it was doubtful anyone knows the name of Billy Graham’s Sunday school teacher. Well, now, that’s probably true…. Billy Graham has stated in his memoirs that he was raised in the Associate … Continue reading

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Tall Tales of a Tall, Tall Man – The Conundrum of the 9 Foot Grave

In all of the years of my chasing down my own ancestors, I have always been fascinated, and return quite often, to my ever elusive great-great-grandfather, Lorenzo Dow Bunch. So much folklore surrounds this mystery man that he has become … Continue reading

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The Legendary Madam of Clay Street

As Urban Legends go, ghosts and haunted houses usually top the list. There are too many legends around here that have no basis in fact other than to scare your pants off, no other way to put it! Most of … Continue reading

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Before it was Middle Bridge – The Legend Continues

This is an excerpt from an article that ran in the December 4, 1955 edition of the Park City Daily News – now in Bowling Green. The author of this article is not stated, but it is noted by myself … Continue reading

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The Legend of Martin’s Station

Recently, I was asked by a friend about some local information, and when I went into research mode, I pulled out some older manuscripts, and came across this bit of lore, to add to the Warren County Barren River legends. … Continue reading

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Jodee and Lily – A Love for the Ages

When life is hard, and times are rough, there is always that one person who tries to bring levity to the situation, put life into perspective. Joe Delafield Goode married his sweetheart, Lily Carver, and they left here for awhile, … Continue reading

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