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Sunday, October 21, 2018  


Today In History

Today is Saturday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2018. There are 72 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History:

On Oct. 20, 1973, in the so-called "Saturday Night Massacre," special Watergate prosecutor Archibald Cox was dismissed and Attorney Gener ... « more »

Haunted Town festival kicks off with surprise

SHELLEY BYRNE/The Mayfield Messenger
A ghoulish preacher mans the pulpit at Cartwright Grove's church as a huge plastic skull sits in a rear pew in advance of the Cartwright Grove Haunted Town Festival. The festival is tonight and Saturday night at the replica 1880s Old West town at the Mayfield-Graves County Fairgrounds on Ky. 121.

BY SHELLEY BYRNE sbyrne@mayfield-messenger.com
The annual Cartwright Grove Haunted Town Festival, which begins tonight, kicked off a day early with a surprise sign unveiling and building dedication.
Mayfield Mayor Teresa

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Eagles, Devils vie for district title

JAIME PRINCE/Special to the Messenger
Graves County players celebrate on the sideline at the Stadium of Champions last Friday following Ryan Mathis' final touchdown that helped solidify a 44-36 comeback win over Christian County.

By ERIC WALKER ewalker@mayfield-messenger.com
Despite winning three games in a row to even up a 1-4 start to the season -- and that those three wins were against First District opposition -- there isn't a sense of accomplishment. . . more »

Mayfield "All Stars' to face off against Harlem Ambassador "Flight Squad" at MMS gym

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The Mayfield Foundation is bringing the Harlem Ambassador "Flight Squad" to Mayfield on Tuesday, Oct. 23 to play the Mayfield "All-Stars." The event will take place at 6 p.m. in the Mayfield Middle School gymnasium and is sponsored by Pilgrims Pride. Adult tickets are $10. One free child ticket will be provided for every adult ticket purchased. Additional child tickets will cost $5 each. Tickets are available at the Mayfield/Graves County Chamber of Commerce office on College Street or at the door on the day of the event. The Mayfield "All Stars" lineup will include Derrick Parrott, Karisha Biggers, Ammie Reed, Reanna Olive, Larry Jackson, Charles Parrott, Bryce Rodgers, Adam Shelton, Austin Willett, Brandon Henson, James Topp, Chris Payne, Derrick Parrott, Jay Jackson and Tiene England.

Does group B strep status carry over between pregnancies?

DEAR DR. ROACH: My daughter tested positive for group B streptococcus while pregnant with her first child, who had no medical problems after delivery. She's almost 36 weeks along with her second and just tested negative for GBS. I've read that a carrier c . . . more »

October 2018