Monthly Archives: August 2012

Morgan County Courthouse

In the summer of 1979, I worked on a crew that started restoring the Morgan County Courthouse.  It was my first summer of really hard work.  My previous summers were spent as a life guard at the West Liberty Kiwanis … Continue reading

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The Doughboy stood as a sentinel on the Morgan County Court House square for over eighty years.  Since the 1920’s when he came to West Liberty, KY and began his watch over our community he had witnessed many changes and … Continue reading

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West Liberty, KY…My Hometown

I was born and raised in West Liberty.  This is a nice small town in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in eastern Kentucky.  Like all small towns across America, West Liberty has some incredibly wonderful people and some real … Continue reading

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Amelia Island Morning

I needed so badly to get out of town.  I love West Liberty and it’s people, but a body can only stand so much post-tornado sights and insurance-slogging.  I went to the only place on God’s earth that could give … Continue reading

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Young Girl in Haiti

Sometimes you just have to get off the depression couch and go outside and put your face in the sun and thank God you are alive. That is what I am doing today.  This photo always makes me smile, like … Continue reading

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