Tag Archives: West Liberty

Reconstruction of the West Liberty Christian Church

  We won another victory over the tornado of 2012. Almost four years after a horrible tornado took our 102-year old building from us, we moved into our new church building. Previous to this, we worshiped at another church.  I … Continue reading

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Old Mill Park Swinging Bridge

I would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas from West Liberty in Morgan County in eastern Kentucky in the United States of America on the North American continent of the planet Earth in the Solar System of the Milky … Continue reading

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Remembering Park Drive-In

Today I am feeling a little nostalgic… I don’t know if looking at this photo made me nostalgic or nostalgia came  so I looked at this picture.   Either way today I am thinking about the past. I took this … Continue reading

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Sweet Gum in Late Autumn Sun

To quote that noted  philosopher George Costanza as he left a message on Jerry’s answering machine,  “This is George, I got nothing.” I wish I could say I had writer’s block, but that would imply that I was a writer. … Continue reading

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Faculty Recessional at Graduation

I have been emancipated from the financial vise of undergraduate education…free at last! I have written my last tuition check, my last apartment rent check, my last food dispensing check, my last parking ticket reimbursement, and my last college calamity … Continue reading

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West Liberty, KY Tornado

I swore to myself that I would not write about this photo. I don’t know why I decided to write about it. Maybe, because it is the one year anniversary of the event that will forever be remembered. That is, … Continue reading

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Female Cardinal

Don’t you just love when little pleasures suddenly invade your dull, dreary routine. I am not saying that we all live dull, dreary, mundane lives and I don’t think of my life as that way either. However none of us … Continue reading

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Morgan County Office Building

This building is very familiar to most folks who grew up in Morgan County, Kentucky and have lived there anytime from the 1930’s til now. Currently this building houses offices of the Morgan County government. Many of us Morgan Countians … Continue reading

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Morgan County Courthouse at Christmas

I would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas. As most everyone does at this time, I always look back on the current year and do some reflecting. It seems like this year has been a lot harder upon which … Continue reading

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Taking Liberty Road Curve

I saw the speedometer needle shimmy past the 100 mile per hour indicator. The landscape was blurring past like some angry impressionistic painting. I was so excited. I was about eight or nine years old and was riding in a … Continue reading

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