Tag Archives: Knob Lick KY

Wyoming Brewer Garnett President

Wyoming Brewer Garnett President was born 16 February 1908 in Metcalfe Co., KY to Ms Cynthia Brewer. Her mother died soon after she was born, so she never knew who her father was. Wyoming was raised by her grandfather, Mr. … Continue reading

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The forgotten village of Craig

The following was written by Virginia Freeman, for a series of articles about various Metcalfe County communities. “The small village of CRAIG is situated on the banks of the clear flowing Blue Spring Creek. Craig is about 5 miles east … Continue reading

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A Runaway Tragedy

From a 1903 Glasgow Times’ newspaper: “The breaking of a bridle bit going down a steep hill at the edge of town last Wednesday afternoon caused an old family horse to run away throwing Miss Lucille Hays, of Knob lick, … Continue reading

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The Cholera in Glasgow – 1853

I had not thought to cover this subject when I first started this project, but someone said it would not be right not to cover it, as it was the most tragic incident in the history of Barren County. It … Continue reading

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