Category: Genealogy

Jan 2, 1947: Bailey’s Weekly Column

Bailey’s Country Store was known for many things during its long history, including a column in the local newspaper and a live radio show.  Here is a transcript of their newspaper column from Jan 2, 1947:

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Ms. Betty’s Toddler Storytime for October

Come join the fun for parents and toddlers Every Friday at 10:00 am Ages 1-4 NO Registration Neccessary Themes are: October 3 Even Firefighters Hug Their Moms October 10 Little Owl’s Night October 17 Sam The Scarecrow October 24 Here Comes Halloween October 31 Trick or Treat, Little Critter

Support Your Library With A Phone Call

Do you want to help support us at the Whitley County Public Library? Two Kentucky House Bills that would benefit libraries have gone to the State Senate. We would like to encourage you to call in support of these bills. Call Senator Robert Stivers at 800-372-7181. Support the Library Language of House Bill 445 and Support Library …

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Library Closed for July 4th

4th of July

The Whitley County Public Library will be closed for Independence Day, Thursday July 4th but that doesn’t mean you can’t still use our services. Find free music legally for the holiday with Freegal. Check out and download ebooks and audiobooks with Kentucky Libraries Unbound. Find the latest news stories with America’s News. Take classes to …

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Library Closing for Memorial Day

Memorial Day

The Whitley County Public Library will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2013 for Memorial Day. We will reopen Tuesday, May 28, 2013, at 9 am and resume regular hours. That doesn’t mean you have to be without the library for a day though. Our eLibrary features will still be up and running. We these …

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Server Downtime

Please be advised. Our server will be undergoing some routine maintenance tonight, February 19, from 8 pm to Midnight. You may experience outages with our online services during that time. Thank you for your patience.

Library Closed

With road conditions and weather conditions not improving, we have decided to remain closed for today, January 25, 2013. Please stay safe and stay off the roads if you can.

Library Delaying Opening

Due to the weather and dangerous road conditions, the Library will be opening at noon today, January 25, 2013. Please stay safe out there. Watch our facebook, twitter and this blog for more information as it comes.

Library Closing

Just a friendly reminder, the Library will be closing early today at 6:00 pm and will be closed tomorrow. We will reopen Wednesday at 9:00 am. Thank you for your support and have a Happy New Year.

Digital Yearbook Archive

The University of the Cumberlands (formerly Cumberland College) Office of Alumni Service announced the release of their Digital Yearbook Archive.  Over 50 yearbooks reside in the archive, which is the equivalent of approximately 12,000 pages of student history.  Searches may be performed by name, sport, or department.

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