July 29, 2020

August 3, 1899... There was no information for this week in the files.

August 4, 1921… All Democrats eligible to vote living in the city limits east of Winter Street, vote at the engine house, and those living in the city limits west of Winter Street vote at the booth next door to Nave Brothers garage on Bruen Street.   
Midway defeated Jetts Station All-stars 10-7 with O. Wiley joining the local team. Next games are against White Sulphur and Lawrenceburg.
S.C. Reid, local druggist, purchased the drugstore of George Beck in Versailles Monday. Mr. Reid will continue to make his home here and operate both stores.
Candidates in next week’s election are, for county judge, Robert S. Hawkins, Ed Mulcahy and Hiram Thompson; for sheriff, Frank Bohannon and J.R. Bond; for tax commissioner, John W. McCabe, W.T. Turner, Jim Ed Bond and George T. Fishback; and for jailer, Leonard Soward and Mrs. Ida F. Edger.
John Gunisall, 18, in jail in Versailles on housebreaking charges, got some ou...

July 22, 2020

July 27, 1899… The press has been heavily criticizing President McKinley and Philippine commander, General 0tis, for suppressing the war news from the fighting in the Philippines, Gen. Otis says that news was suppressed because it would “alarm the people at home.” The fighting against the insurrectionists has obviously been more bitter than U.S. citizens were led to believe.
The South American horses supplied to the British cavalry in South Africa seem to be more satisfactory than any other mount. Coming from a grass country, where horses travel from 30 to 40 miles a day with heavy riders, a class of animals has been developed which combines the constitution and stamina which are lacking in the Australian, with the weight and bone which are lacking in the Arab for cavalry.
A letter from William Jennings Bryan to Kentucky’s Democratic national committeeman puts the national leader of the party squarely in the corner of Mr. Goebel and Sen. Blackburn and makes it certain that the election...

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July 29, 2020

Last week, church food pantry volunteers packed food boxes for 17 families and members from the church delivered them in our community. If you are aware of anyone who is in need, please contact the office.
This past Friday, Gov. Beshear...

March 18, 2020

Due to the coronavirus, we are cancelling services till further notice. We did not have services Sunday.
 

March 18, 2020

Midway Christian Church worshiped by live streaming March 15 with Pastor Heather McColl and Teena Chinn, music director, leading the service. Pastor McColl delivered the sermon using the scripture John 4:5-42. This service, and other inf...

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