Hungry for History program returns

Hungry for History program returns

There are 6 comments on the story from Oct 6, 2008, titled Hungry for History program returns. In it, reports that:

Second-annual lecture series begins Oct. 21 at Corbin Tourism Community Room, hosted by Corbin Main Street Special to the Times-Tribune Corbin Main Street's Second Annual Hungry for History luncheon series ...

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raised in Corbin


#1 Oct 6, 2008
Here is some Corbin History. Nellie Giles was the first Woman firefighter in Corbin. Pauline Burgen was the first woman Police Officer in Corbin. Are you looking for History in Corbin or just any History?
wanting more info

Sikeston, MO

#2 Oct 11, 2008
How can we find out more about Nellie Giles or Pauline Burgen?

Thank you.
Get a life

Englewood, CO

#3 Oct 11, 2008
this is ridiculous. have a womans group meeting for fluff like this not a city meeting
Main Street Fan

Brooklyn, NY

#4 Oct 11, 2008
Yeah I sort of agree too. The city Main Street program could be doing so much. Concerts, lectures and wagon rides are not very effective for making main street look better and I think that should be first and foremost. I will give everybody an A for effort but maybe it is a hopeless cause.
Down Town


#5 Oct 11, 2008
One of these days our good mayor may just wake up and see that he is wasting money on this. The program is doing everything but fix up main street which is what it was supposed to do. They try to do tourism but there is already a tourism commission. What was he thinking when he started this?
Downtown resident

Phelps, KY

#6 Oct 11, 2008
I was very excited about this program when it first started. I thought it would make our downtown look better. Instead all that has happened is some lectures and little festivals and stuff. I guess that is OK but it is not what everyone expected. Is there a plan yet to do some improvements to the way downtown looks? I have not heard anything about a plan.

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