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Robin Hart, Author at The Advocate-Messenger

Boyle County

McDowell House museum to be featured on KET Saturday

Danville’s McDowell House will be featured on KET’s “Kentucky Life” series at 8 p.m. Saturday. It will air several more times throughout the week until ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Friday, July 10, 2020 11:11 am

Boyle County

From our files, July 10, 2020

100 YEARS AGO — 1920   Miss Georgia Ooten, 22, of Danville, was shot three times yesterday in Dayton, Ohio where she is a typist ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Friday, July 10, 2020 8:59 am

Boyle County

Our farmers’ faces: Jimmy Elliott

Jimmy Elliott is a “super grain” farmer who grows his sorghum crop to produce sweet sorghum syrup for toast and biscuits. And now he’s using ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Thursday, July 9, 2020 12:26 pm

News

Weston elected to LWV of Kentucky board of directors

Susan Perkins Weston has been appointed as a director of the League of Women Voters of Kentucky. “I have always loved the League’s thoughtful energetic ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Wednesday, July 8, 2020 11:24 am

News

Local African American historical society finds ‘permanent’ home

The Danville-Boyle County African American Historical Society now has a place to call home, and it’s located on North Second Street, which was historically an ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Saturday, July 4, 2020 10:58 am

Obituaries

Phillip Leon Smock

Phillip Leon Smock 1955-2020 Phillip Leon Smock, 64, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020. Phillip was the husband of Charlotte Rae Holt Smock for 9 ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Friday, July 3, 2020 9:07 am

Boyle County

Our farmers’ faces: Quince Arnold

Quince Arnold, 84, has been bringing his produce to the Boyle County Farmers Market for more than 20 years. He also sold plants at the ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Friday, July 3, 2020 8:37 am

News

Local businesses, organizations disappointed the Bourbon Chase has been cancelled

The annual 200-or-so mile relay race that normally brings in thousands of people to downtown Danville and Perryville has been cancelled due to concerns about ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Thursday, July 2, 2020 11:00 pm

News

Presbyterian Church raising money to move Confederate statue

A statue of Confederate Capt. Robert E. Logan, which stands above West Main Street on property belonging to the Presbyterian Church, will be moved once ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Thursday, July 2, 2020 10:08 pm

News

KSD surplus property affecting downtown master plan

Two master plans for Kentucky School for the Deaf developed in 2004 and 2007 are slowly being implemented and now, its 170-acre campus is affecting ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Thursday, July 2, 2020 9:50 pm

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