Glasgow Daily Times
October 1, 2008 – Roller Coaster Fair runs this Thursday through Saturday.
Monroe County Falcons Golf Team is headed to state. Matthew Anderson claims the individual Medalist Honors.
October 2, 2008 – Sammy Kershaw and Bryan White will perform Friday to kick off Cave City Good ole Days.
October 3, 2008 – Soccer News – Trojans roll past Scotties 8-0. Lady Scotties lose to Franklin Simpson 3-2.
October 4, 2008 – Sklyer DeGroft, Barren County 4-H Senior, wins Showmanship Div. III Grand Champion at Kentucky State Fair.
Margie White is named Outstanding Homemaker as Barren County Homemakers celebrates 75 years.
New Arrivals – Abigale Sophia Crumbaugh, Tripp Thomas Rascoe, Carly Ford Tabor, Elizabeth Allene Bell Spillman, Josey Alexander Smith and Anderson Leea Slinker.
October 6, 2008 – Barren River East Fork Bridge at mile marker 13.5 between Gamaliel and Freedom is closed for repairs.
October 7, 2008 – Goodwill will stop accepting TV’s and computers because of it being cost prohibitive – not enough demand.
October 8, 2008 – Cave City holds meeting to share ideas for the future of Ky. 70 throughway.
October 9, 2008 – Tompkinsville City Commissioners are anxious to get to the bottom of a problem involving a gas bill of more than $200,00 for the month of July.
October 10, 2008 – Lady Scotties win 2008 State Golf Title – Blair Dennison, Kristen Wilkinson, Laura Beth Harris, Kylie Foushee and Shannon Bishop.
October 12, 2008 – John Vaughn of Glasgow receives the Legion of Honor Medal more than 60 years after he fought in France during WWII.
October 13, 2008 – Sorghum time in Ft. Run Community with Elton Lee, 90, and his son and grandsons.
October 14, 2008 – “Between Fences” a Smithsonian Exhibit, opened Saturday at the South Central Kentucky Cultural Center.
October 15, 2008 – Falling gas prices is the hot topic around the area. Regular unleaded gas is $2.99 a gallon.
Far Off Broadway Players present “Dracula”.
October 16, 2008 – Ribbon Cutting for Aaron Rentals, Inc. in Glasgow.
October 17, 2008 – Clogging Classes are held at Haywood Volunteer Fire Department every Monday night, taught by the Barren River Cloggers Club.
October 18, 2008 – 300 participants show up for Barren County heart Walk at Beaver Trail.
October 20, 2008 – 3rd Annual Taste of Barren County is set for Tuesday, October 21 at the Cave City Convention Center.
October 22, 2008 – Gov. Steve Beshear presents Park City and Park City School grant money for new sidewalks.
October 23, 2008 – Gala set to kick off drive for T J Samson Community Hospital Women’s Care Center.
October 24, 2008 – Artist Pam Jewell won the People’s Choice Award at the “Between Fences” Art Show featured at the Glasgow/Barren County Chamber of Commerce.
October 26, 2008 – Denton School held its reunion on Sept. 13 with 34 present. (Denton School in western part of Barren County).
October 27, 2008 – Monroe County Attorney, Douglas Carter, 69, of Tompkinsville, dies suddenly.
October 28, 2008 – Wesley England is hired as Cave City’s new police officer.
October 29, 2008 – The Glasgow branch office for the Barren River Area Safe Space is now at 102 W. Front Street.
October 30, 2008 – Pam Browning, Barren County Court Clerk, announces her retirement as of January 1, 2009.
October 30, 2008 – “Magical Mrs. Mable” is a book recently published by Trina Wells Wyatt based on her childhood.
October 31, 2008 – Hart County Judicial Center is dedicated in Munfordville on Thursday.
JoAnn London is appointed to fill the Barren County Clerk position.