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Veronica Jenenell Oliver

Miss Veronica Jenelle Oliver of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, September 29, 2021, at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, Kentucky, having attained the age of 57 years, 3 months, and 9 days. She was born in East Peoria, Illinois on Saturday, June 20, 1964, the daughter of M. V. and Mary (Hopkins) Gibson. She…

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Cheryl Riley Gilbert

Cheryl Riley Gilbert, age 47 of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 at the Medical Center at Albany. Cheryl was born on October 21, 1973 in Cumberland County, KY to the late Dalllas Riley and Betty Davidson Riley. She was an employee of Five Star Food Mart. In addition to her parents…

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Nora Agnes Sherer Thurman

Obituary Mrs. Nora Agnes (Sherer) Thurman of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away Monday, September 27, 2021, at her residence in Burkesville, having attained the age of 61 years and 10 days. She was born in Glasgow, Kentucky on Sunday, September 11, 1960, the daughter of Otis Odel and Ella Mae (Murray) Sherer. She was a CNA…

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CCMS 8th Grade Team Remains Undefeated

The Cumberland County Middle School Lady Panther 8th grade team pulled out a big win tonight over the Wayne County Lady Cardinals by a score of 44-17. The team is now 8-0 on the season. The girls that are 8th graders now have never lost a game in their middle school career. They are looking…

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COVID In Ky

COVID-19 Spreading By Al Cross, Cumberland County News  – From the Kentucky Health News The Kentucky General Assembly started their special session Tuesday, morning after a call issued Saturday afternoon by Gov. Andy Beshear, to set state policy for the pandemic as it continues its record surge. Beshear has issued many edicts under a state…

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Health Warning:

Allergies and ‘Whole Foods’ Meatballs The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert because Whole Foods Market, Inc., sold an undetermined amount of beef meatballs with marinara sauce that were misbranded and were produced with an undeclared allergen. The products contain parmesan cheese made from milk,…

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The spybait technique is an overlooked, but productive, option for March fishing

Kentucky Afield Outdoors: The spybait technique is an overlooked, but productive, option for March fishing FRANKFORT, Ky. (Feb. xx, 2020) – New bass fishing techniques or presentations are cast into the marketplace seemingly every year and become the newest rage, pushing established techniques into the prop wash of the next new thing. The spybaiting presentation…

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