Looking Back: Bluegrass Area Development officials, 1977

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A group of Lincoln and Garrard County officials met October 26, 1977, with Bluegrass Area Development District Chairman Don Ormsby, judge-executive of Bourbon County, at Dix River Country Club in Stanford. The group approved an educational project — Education for the Handicapped Act for Lincoln County High School. The $16,640 project was funded by Kentucky Bureau for Exceptional Children. Officials, from left, are Ormsby, Lincoln County Judge-Executive Earl Butcher, Lancaster Mayor Billy Moss, Garrard County Judge-Executive L.G. “Russ” Hammons, Stanford Mayor Adam Pence; and State Rep. Harold DeMarcus of Stanford.