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Drum Roll – Some More Caves in the Barrens

From pages 80-81 KY Explorer magazine – May 1995. The following is a rough list, taken from even older manuscripts. 1- A series of caves on a branch of Skaggs Creek (Hacker’s Branch) about a mile north of Freedom Post … Continue reading

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The Truth About Hiram Hudson

On the old Charles Wininger farm, which comprised many acres on the hills surrounding Beaver Creek, west-northwest of Glasgow, there was once a beautiful view of the Beaver Creek Valley and the woodlands that surrounded it. The farm kept in … Continue reading

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The Hallowed Murray Picnic Grounds

This excerpt was taken from the Sunday edition of the Glasgow Daily Times, November 14, 1965. “The hallowed Murray picnic grounds were located about 4 miles out of town, a skip and a hop off the Bowling Green Road, near … Continue reading

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The Meddling Mother-In-Law – 19 September 1898

Much attention was given to this murder at the time of its occurrence, but shortly thereafter, Bob Brown went on a shooting rampage at his in-law’s house, killing his father-in-law, severely wounding his mother-in-law, and traumatizing his 10-year old niece. … Continue reading

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