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Bobbie Foust Recounts Her 54-Year Career in Journalism

Bobbie Foust, the 2020 Kentucky Lake Chamber of Commerce’s Lifetime Achievement Awardee grew up on her ancestral homeplace — a farm on Needmore Road halfway between Palma and Lone Valley. She acquired her early education at the one-room Howard’s Grove School, and as a fifth grader, transferred to Palma’s two-room school. Read more here

Thomas "Tom" Rickman - February 8, 1940 – September 3, 2018 was an American film director, playwright, and screenwriter best known for his work on Coal Miner's Daughter, Hooper, Tuesdays with Morrie and Truman. "Tommy " as he was known to his friends was born and raised in Sharpe, Kentucky, Marshall County. Bobbie Foust recalls her interviews with Tom and his family. -Tom Rickman

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