Harrodsburg Forced To Buy Out New Police Officer’s Contract

The Harrodsburg Board of Commissioners have agreed to pay $21,580.99 to buy out a new policeman’s contract, but they’re not happy about it. The commissioners voted unanimously to hire Patrolman Michael Todd Tims last month. However, his former employer, the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office, is demanding to be reimbursed for part of Tims’ contract. Mayor…

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Margaret June Sharpton Holland, widow of Frederick Hugh Holland, died Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. Born Aug. 5, 1923, in West Blocton, Ala., she was daughter of the late Lelias Coleman Sharpton and June Moore Sharpton. She was a photographer, painter and published writer and poet.

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Ruby L. Riley, 97, of Burgin, widow of Harry Robertson and Sidney Riley, died Thursday, October 6, 2016, at the Madison Health and Rehabilitation in Richmond. Born January 28, 1919, in Russell County, she was the daughter of the late Robert L. and Hettie J. Rexroat DeFeet. She was one of the oldest members of…

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