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Woodford County: Newspaper carrier retires after 38 years

Geraldine Woodrum of Midway is retiring after delivering the Lexington Herald-Leader in her Woodford County hometown for 38 years.

Woodrum, who has 11 children, 25 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren, was honored by her family at a reception at the Midway Woman's Club on June 26.

Midway Mayor Tom Bozarth proclaimed June 14 Geraldine Woodrum Day, and he, city council members and city employees wished her well.

Bluegrass Railroad Museum treats fathers to a ride

More than 175 people rode the rails in Versailles on June 19 for the Bluegrass Scenic Railroad and Museum's special Father's Day ride.

The Bluegrass Scenic Railroad and Museum, at 175 Beasley Road in Versailles, offers train rides in vintage passenger cars. Call (859) 873-2476 or go to Bluegrassrailroad.com for more information.

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