March program

March 10, 2016 Historical Society program at 6:30 pm will feature Ed Moore sharing the Military History of Colonel Norvell Moore.

Feb 11 meeting

Phillip Ferrell to present “History of Ferrell’s Burgers,” with stories of his dad and brothers as he shares this iconic local business history!

6:30 pm at the Museum/Library. 107 Uniin Street, Madisonville.

January 14 meeting

The Life and Times of Dixie Logan will be shared by Horace Cox Jan 14 at 6:30 pm after the regular brief monthly meeting.

Members – Life or Annual with 2016 dues paid may pick up their annual yearbook.

  

Meeting December 3, 2015

Joint Christmas Potluck with Genealogical Society. Members only, please register. 

Museum open 12-2 pm on Dec 3, closing early to prepare for Christmas program which includes Kevin Hardesty’s portrayal of Daniel Boone. 

    
  

Summer At the museum

July speaker was Rebecca Poole of Adsmore.

  
In August VP Randy Teague and his guest Bob Kelley shared memories of WFMW- Elmer Kelley, Uncle Dick Harris and the Story Lady Ann Brown.  

   

June 11 picnic

June 11 meeting: Picnic at Historic Home 

   June 11 at 5 pm the Society members will convene at the home of Dr. & Mrs. Lynn Leigh, 533 Gordon Avenue, Madisonville for a potluck picnic and tour. Some special announcements will be made but no business meeting will be held.  
  The house built in 1824 and featured in the book 86 Madisonville Historic Homes by Jane Ann Jackson was home to three generations of Gordons including in the 1960’s U.S. District Judge James Fleming 

May 14 meeting 6:30 pm

• The Historical Society of Hopkins County will hold its regular monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. May 14 at the museum located at 107 Union St. This month’s speaker will be Muhlenberg County historian Barry Duvall who will speak about “The History of Muhlenberg County as Seen through the Eyes of its Early Historians.”

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