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Faces and Places - 25 Most Recent Comments

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Description: Elmer Meyer hangs sign he painting for Shears and Tears Hair Styling at Hathawy and US 42
Comment: Elmer Bernard Meyer, my paternal grandfather.
Date Posted: Feb 22, 2020 12:18 PM by Marcia Meyer O’Rourke
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Description: Looking south on U.S. 42 at intersection with Frogtown Road (left) & Hathaway Road (right)
Comment: That is My Zion Road on the left,not Frogtown
Date Posted: Feb 18, 2020 9:57 PM by Shawn S
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Description: Graduation at Mother of God gym
Comment: This is either the class of 1935 or the class of 1938.
Date Posted: Feb 13, 2020 12:02 PM by Nate Thamann
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Description: Gene Kenney, owner of the "Roundup Club"
Comment: I remember Gene and the Roundup Club well. What a place! We had some really great times there!
Date Posted: Feb 11, 2020 9:33 PM by Nicky McSwain
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Description: helicopter crash at Rolling Hills Fishing Lake
Comment: This is the crash that killed Erlanger resident Joe Stetter
Date Posted: Feb 04, 2020 9:34 PM by Kenneth Buring
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Description: Jim Joseph, Paul Kennedy, Chris Johnson. Dixie Heights Colonel Staff
Comment: We were all on the staff of the Dixie Height H.S. student newspaper and our dads all worked at The Kentucky Post, so they wrote a story about us. It's the kind of community news that doesn't have a prayer today.
Date Posted: Jan 29, 2020 2:29 AM by Jim Joseph
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Description: From left: Jim Joseph, Paul Kennedy, Chris Johnson.
Comment: We were all on the staff of the Dixie Heights H.S. newspaper in 1969-70 and our dads all worked at The Kentucky Post.
Date Posted: Jan 29, 2020 2:26 AM by Jim Joseph
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Description: Crescent Springs life squad carry body of man pulled out of Ohio River believed to be welder who disappeared from dock of B&B Riverboats
Comment: John Radenheimer, Jeff Groneck Helment, Ann Bradner Front
Date Posted: Jan 27, 2020 10:27 PM by Rob Butcher
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Description: Rod W. Bagby, FBI
Comment: Mr. Bagby was actually with the U.S. Secret Service and worked out of the Cincinnati office. His son Todd, another good guy was a Florence Kentucky Police Officer, then was hired with the Secret Service where he wanted to follow his father's footsteps.
Date Posted: Jan 20, 2020 12:57 AM by Ken Honchell, Newport Police
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Description: Nathan Marksberry
Comment: It is wrong to believe every word we read on the internet.
Date Posted: Dec 24, 2019 10:48 PM by Anne Mercer
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Description: Cecil Oder (42) operating bulldozer at landfill
Comment: Thanks for the post of grandpaw, David Oder!!
Date Posted: Dec 20, 2019 11:41 AM by Mitch Wolfe Jr.
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Description: Kenneth Alexander
Comment: Very good man. Retired after 25 years as an FBI Special Agent. Was one who assisted in investigating mobster Jimmy Hoffa. Also saved the life a young man who was kidnapped. Agent Alexander was hidden in the back seat of the David Shor’s car as he dropped off ransom money in NKY. When they arrived at the undisclosed location, the young man was able to run from the kidnappers and Agent Alexander was able to apprehend one of the suspects. The other suspect jumped into the OHIO River, later caught.
Date Posted: Dec 19, 2019 11:38 PM by Ken Honchell, Newport Police
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Description: Bishop Brossart (dark) and Beechwood High School Basketball game
Comment: David Sullivan is the player for Beechwood
Date Posted: Dec 19, 2019 9:59 PM by David Sullivan
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Description: Mark Noll, as Elvis, performing for Ludlow Elementary students
Date Posted: Dec 11, 2019 1:27 PM by MARK NOLL
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Description: Newport and Fort Thomas Police search house at 832 Central Avenue, Newport, for fugitive believed armed and dangerous.
Comment: The 2 officers on the steps are Allen Napier in back and Steven Foster in the middle.
Date Posted: Dec 09, 2019 1:48 PM by Junetta Alexander
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Description: Barbara Adams (19), John Peters (26), Rick Parker (18) NKSC Commercial Art Students
Comment: I am the nephew of John Harley Peters, pictured in this photo. I inherited his artistic ability. Thanks to whomever posted this photo. He died when I was very young.
Date Posted: Dec 05, 2019 3:51 PM by Benton Thomas Peters
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Description: Unidentified trying on Santa's hat
Comment: Frank Hein, Ludlow KY.
Date Posted: Dec 02, 2019 8:30 PM by Danny Hein
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Description: Jim Thomas and his attorney Howell Vincent after Jim was found not guilty in his perjury trial
Comment: This is my father, James Aubrey Thomas.
Date Posted: Nov 24, 2019 7:23 PM by Luci Lane
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Description: Art Kaplan
Comment: Arthur and his brother Louis were owners of Parisian clothing on Pike street in Covington. They were both great retailers and such nice men
Date Posted: Nov 15, 2019 11:57 AM by Keith Swayne
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Description: Pfc. J.L. Holcomb
Comment: I have the original copy of this photo. Love and miss you so much dad!
Date Posted: Nov 08, 2019 6:24 AM by Kristin Holcomv
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Description: Mrs. Russell Wilmhoff, Mrs. John Acree, Mrs. Rector Jones, Mrs. Floyd Kells, Mrs. Robert Howard, Mary Manby, Mrs. Cecil Adkins, Mrs. James Miner, Mrs. William Shotwell, Mrs. Robert Hammersmith
Comment: Caption only lists six of the seven women standing. Left out is Mrs. William Bill Tupman. She is third from left back row.
Date Posted: Oct 15, 2019 4:34 PM by Roy Wilmhoff
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Description: Ernest (Lucky) Johnson, escaped from Newport Jail, 2/23/1973
Comment: This is my Birth dad . I would love to talk to him if he is still alive. I never met him. He might not know about me. I was born in 1968 . Jeanie Farmer was my Birth mother.
Date Posted: Oct 09, 2019 1:40 AM by Michelle Buckley
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Description: Dr. Mehdi Zargar (37), OB-GYN, Highland Heights Kentucky.
Comment: This is the doctor who delivered me when I was born, now I’m 30 years old!
Date Posted: Oct 08, 2019 1:21 AM by Junko Plavšić
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Description: Mr. and Mrs. Ollie Wiley, Hebron, parents of first twins born in 1966 at Booth Hospital, boys, February 1.
Comment: My pap an mamaw an my uncle's Keith and Kevin wiley
Date Posted: Oct 04, 2019 2:31 PM by Chris Thacker
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Description: Clyde's Steakhouse, KY 8, sold to highways Bureau for $205,00. 100th property acquired on KY 8
Comment: My mother Della Brueggen was a waitress there, I was a busboy and eventually a valet parking attendant till the day it closed December 20th 1975. Lots of memories, Elaine Goodhew owner was wonderful to us.I remember cooks Bob, Steve, and Louie, waitresses Juanita, Phyllis,Don organ player Mattie and James, BeverlyElaines daughter Randy, Sandy, wonderful memories,best steak house in the area.
Date Posted: Oct 03, 2019 7:32 AM by Christopher Brueggen