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Friday, August 07, 2020

A Flat Lick man was taken into custody after the Knox County Sheriff’s Department received a call of a physical domestic disturbance in progress on Burnett Drive. Kentucky State Police were di… Read more

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A Flat Lick man was taken into custody after the Knox County Sheriff’s Department received a call of a physical domestic disturbance in progress on Burnett Drive. Kentucky State Police were dispatched to assist.

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Ever since I can remember deer hunting, I have dreaded July and August. Not because deer season is not here yet but because it will soon be. And if I am going to be ready for the cooler mornings of September and the colder days of October and November, I have to force myself into the heat of…

On Sunday July 19, 2020, I received an email from Jack Gibson, a former Barbourville resident currently living in Hideaway, Texas which is a community 20 miles Northwest of Tyler, TX.  Jack, an avid reader of the Mountain Advocate, asked if I had completed my series of articles on polio surv…

There is nothing better than having your own garden. It gives a feeling of purpose, to be able to provide for your loved ones throughout the year from it's harvest. I grew up on fresh garden food like most of you. It would fill our freezers stowed in bags or line our shelves on display in jars.

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The days are moving ahead at a steady pace. While 2020 has been unpredictable and unbelievable, one thing has been consistent and unchanging. It’s each day’s twenty-four-hour cycle. Nothing has slowed it down, sped it up, or altered its guaranteed coming and going. As a result, deer season i…