Barren County has a military heritage unmatched in Southern Kentucky and beyond. Kentucky has had only three Four Star Generals, all from Southern Kentucky.
Barren County has had two congressional Medal of Honor and nine Confederate Medal of Honor recipients. Barren County is the birthplace of seven Generals.
Come to the South Central Kentucky Cultural Center Thursday, October 24th at 6:00 PM to hear Tommy Jackson share “Seven Generals From Barren County and More”!
The South Central Kentucky Cultural Center and the Barren County Historical Society are partnering to present this program. Admission is free.
Pictured is Speaker- Tommy Jackson and one of the seven Barren County Generals – General Russell E. Dougherty.