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Spegal selected for quilting competition

Posted on September 2, 2014 at 1:46 pm

MQX Quilt Festivals is pleased to announce that Lesa Spegal, of Frankford, has been selected as a finalist in the upcoming MQX Quilt Festival quilt/wearables competition. MQX is a prestigious, juried competition which is held at the Crowne Plaza Convention Center in Springfield Ill., Sept. 24 to 27. In addition to the competition quilts and wearables, there are special exhibits, events and over 100 classes taught by some of the

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  • Honeyshuck to hold special events with Heritage Day

    Posted on September 2, 2014 at 1:41 pm

    The Champ Clark House – “Honeyshuck” – will celebrate Heritage Day next Saturday with a special event of their own. The house will be open from noon to 4 p.m. and has announced they are waiving the newly-installed admission fee in honor of the day. Refreshments will be served. Honeyshuck’s new acquisitions, a period organ and chair, will be on display in addition to some of the house’s featured items,

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  • Heritage Festival set for Saturday, Sept. 13 – Route 66 Corvette Club invited, Moolah Shriners miniatures cars to appear

    Posted on September 2, 2014 at 1:39 pm

    Wayne Gamm’s 1916 Case car

    The Champ Clark Heritage Festival Car and Truck Show will be held at the Bowling Green courthouse square Saturday, Sept. 13 rain or shine. Registration will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Anyone wishing to drive their vehicle in the parade will need to be at the Bowling Green High School by 9:30 a.m. The car and truck show will have 24 different classes with multiple awards in each

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  • Local musician requests votes for radio contest

    Posted on August 26, 2014 at 1:38 pm

    Tyler Cannon, a 2010 graduate of Bowling Green High School and December 2013 graduate of Middle Tennessee State University, is currently competing in a radio contest and needs Pike County’s help. Cannon now lives in Nashville, Tenn. and is very passionate about music. He has been writing music since the seventh grade and continues to follow his dream of becoming a songwriter. The musician is competing in a contest through a

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  • Honor Flight announces Mission 26 to Washington this week

    Posted on August 26, 2014 at 1:35 pm

    The morning of Aug. 28 will mark the 26th Mission of the Great River Honor Flight program and on its return will increase the number of local veterans who have flown to Washington D.C. for free to over 800. The trip will depart from Hannibal LaGrange University around 2 a.m. on Aug. 28.  The 33 Veterans representing WWII, Korea and Vietnam Wars and their Guardians will travel by Charter Bus

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  • Parks, Recreation department announces fall, winter events

    Posted on August 26, 2014 at 1:35 pm

    The City of Bowling Green Parks and Recreation Department recently released its Fall/Winter activities guide for 2014-2015. The guide provides a comprehensive listing of various activities which will be undertaken in the coming months. These programs have been designed to appeal to a wide range of interests and age groups. The activities are quite varied and include youth archery, adult softball, holiday crafting, art, fitness classes and even a winter

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  • Hodge gives himself to the groove – Local man finds passion in dancing

    Posted on August 26, 2014 at 1:21 pm

    Aaron Hodge, a local dancer, succumbs to the music no matter where it strikes him.

    Fortunately for one Bowling Green resident, the City is not like that of Footloose movie infamy. Aaron Hodge, age 22, says he’s been passionate about dancing since he was just a youngster. Although he loves the aforementioned movie, he can revel in the ability to cut a rug whenever and wherever he sees fit, something that happens quite often. “After I watched it (Footloose) I’d always go outside away from

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