December 1, 1998 –A truck owned by Southern States of Park City ran into the front of the BBQ Place on E. Main Street on Monday.
December 2, 1998 – Edmonton Metcalfe County Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a Metcalfe County Holiday Candlelight Tour of Homes – Bill and Margaret Reece, Don Allen and Freida Reece, Tommy and Charlotte Atkins, Mildred Glover, Johnny and Tammy Reece, and Curtis and Lisa Boswell.
December 3, 1998 – 13th Annual Living Christmas Tree at Glenview Christian Church will be December 12 and 13.
Gale ‘N Dales opens at 405 Happy Valley Road specializing in home style food.
December 3, 1998 –Barren County 4-H Holiday Home Tour – Jewell and Brenda Cooper, Sydney and Sue Bunnell and Jeff and Tina Sharp.
December 4, 1998 – Comcast Communications announce its cable television upgrade to fiber optics.
December 6, 1998 – Tonya Dishman of Horse Cave, is honored with one of 15 Commissioner’s awards given across the state by the Cabinet for Families and Children.
December 7, 1998 – Rex Kelly Patterson was sworn in as the new Barren County PVA on Monday.
December 8, 1998 – AD – Christmas Gifts 20-30% off at Books on the Square, 111 W. Public Square, Glasgow.
December 9, 1998 – Scotties step up defense, rally to overtake Caverna 77-64. Trojans go to 3-0 with an 80-48 win over the Patriots.
December 10, 1998 – Rabies Alert in the Goodnight/Hiseville area of Barren County.
December 11, 1998 – Walk Through Bethlehem continues tonight at Glasgow Baptist Church.
Area Servicemen – SPC Richard Cline, PVT Brian Wise, SSgt Sanford T Brown.
December 13, 1998 – Richard Terrell Lindsey retires from R R Donnelly after 20 years.
December 14, 1998 – AD – Nascar Fans, PitRow is now open at Sherfey’s Shell, Happy Valley Road. Collectibles, T Shirts, License Plates and lots more.
December 16, 1998 – BCHS Drama Club presents Mr. Toad’s Mad Adventures.
December 17, 1998 – Barren County Sheriff Department is investigating a rash of mail box vandalism in the County.
December 18, 1998 – Friday night on TV – NBC – “It’s a Wonderful Life”. CBS – Kids say the Darndest Things, Candid Camera, Nash Bridges. ABC – Two of A Kind, Boy Meets World, Sabrina, the Witch, Brother’s Keeper and 20/20.
December 20, 1998 – Bula Smith will be celebrated her 100th birthday at Glenview Health Care.
December 21, 1998 – Blaze destroys one of Hart County’s oldest Churches – Bolton Schoolhouse Missionary Baptist Church. The church was over 100 years old.
December 22, 1998 – Gov. Patton presents $600,000 check to Hart County for a new jail.
December 24, 1998 – Winter Storms produce snow and ice. Travel remains hazardous.
December 27, 1998 – Anniversaries – Mr. and Mrs. James Wallace Duvall, Earl and Mildred Froedge, Mr. and Mrs. Pete Eaton and Mr. and Mrs. Chester Ward.
December 28, 1998 – AD – Smokin Steer and Family Budget Inn New Year Eve Special Dinner and room for 2 – $65.00. (Formerly Holiday Inn)
December 29, 1998 – Glasgow Man, Leroy Jones is in critical condition after being attacked in his home Christmas Night. (Rock Man).
December 30, 1998 – Tony Jackson is named Fire Fighter of the Year for East Barren Volunteer Fire Department.
December 31, 1998 – The B B Q Place reopens January 6 following repairs to the restaurant.