ky women halloffame 500

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (4/22/13) – The Central City Business and Professional Women's Club held the "Celebration of Service,” honoring three new additions to the Kentucky Women's Hall Of Fame.

The ceremony began on Sunday, April 21st at 2 p.m., inside the Central City Public Library.

The Kentucky BPW honored Kentucky women who have made a significant contribution to the quality of life in their communities, the state and the world.

2013 honorees included Alma Randalph, of the Alma Randolph Charitable Foundation.

Also honored was Madisonville Community College President Dr. Judith Rhoads.

From Hopkinsville, New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, Teresa Medeiros was also inducted.

The Kentucky Women’s Hall of Fame was established in 1982, so far honoring over 20 women, including Kentucky's first woman governor, first woman sheriff, female authors, educators, musicians and more.

The KY Women's Hall of Fame, Inc. is located at 108 East Broad Street.
 
Paul McRee
SurfKY News
Photo provided by the Central City BPW

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

April 17, 2015 11893

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 23, 2015 7473

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News
April 18, 2015 5777

Man Charged with Attempting to Coerce Minor for…

by Madisonville Police Department
April 20, 2015 4867

Nortonville Woman Charged with Meth Possession at…

by Madisonville Police Department
April 24, 2015 4070

UPDATE: Police Can't Substantiate Injured Man…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 11893

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 02, 2015 8800

UPDATE: Madisonville Man Injured in Head-on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

April 24, 2015 4070

UPDATE: Police Can't Substantiate Injured Man…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 24, 2015 1068

Career Fair Provides Students Information about…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 25, 2015 1060

Above and Beyond: Wade Simons

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
April 24, 2015 1028

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
April 24, 2015 1020

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by Karen McKnight
April 24, 2015 972

Probation and Parole Violators - April 24, 2015

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
April 23, 2015 925

Regional Eighth Grade Math Contest Held

by Joyce Riggs
April 24, 2015 917

Elementary Girls in Good GRACES with Unique…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 24, 2015 901

Baptist Health Holds ‘Walk in the Park’ as Part…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 24, 2015 887

Muhlenberg District Court Fines Handed Down

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News