Each month, The Kentucky
Explorer magazine receives literally scores of letters from
our faithful readers. Among those letters we often find queries,
ranging from requests for words to songs and poems to trying
to locate former classmates and military buddies of long ago.
Here are a few queries from
At Raven, Kentucky
I enjoy reading The Kentucky Explorer and have been a subscriber
for years. I grew up in Knott County, Kentucky.
I have found the Gibson Cemetery, located on Route 899 at Raven
in Knott County to be in grave need of maintenance.
If anyone has family or friends buried at this cemetery, please
6324 Rosebury Drive
Huber Heights, OH 45424
Wanted: Photos Of Locust
And Woodrow, Kentucky
I was born in Breckinridge County, Kentucky.
I am looking for any photos of Locust Hill and Woodrow, Kentucky.
Both of these little communities, where I spent many happy days
as a child, are now gone.
I would appreciate any photos anyone might have of either place.
Locust Hill was located about three miles from Woodrow.
1177 Earl Shives Road
Summer Shade, KY 42166
History Items Needed
We are home schooling, and thank goodness for The Kentucky Explorer.
We can visit a Kentucky location and travel back in time without
ever leaving the kitchen table study area.
We are in need of history books, maps, science project ideas,
etc. We will take all the help we can get. Right now there are
eight of us and one is on the way. We have three girls and five
boys ages 3 to 15. This is our first full year, and we could
The Lynn Turner Family
P. O. Box 873
Columbia, KY 42728
These are only a few of
the many queries inside The Kentucky Explorer.