Dr. Ronald P. Rogers
Support for your body's natural healing capabilities
Click here for details
Click here for information
What's Going On
Columbia Gas Dept.
GAS LEAK or GAS SMELL
24 hrs/ 365 days
270-384-2006 or 9-1-1
Call before you dig
Directory of Churches
phone numbers and more
for churches in Adair County
Find Great Stuff in
Antiques, Help Wanted,
Autos, Real Estate,
Legal Notices, More...
Author Mel Hankla to appear in Columbia
By Tiffany Collins
Mel Hankla, founder of American Historic Services LLC, will be appearing in Columbia on September 17, 2021.
He will be signing his book, Into The Bluegrass, from 10amCT to 2pmCT at the Trabue Russell House, an event being held in conjunction with the 200th anniversary of the historic house.
Hankla is a noted collector, researcher, lecturer, and writer of Kentucky heritage. He is an active member of the Kentucky Rifle Association, is a past president of the Contemporary Longrifle Association, and editor-in-chief of American Tradition Magazine.
He grew up in Jamestown, Kentucky and attended Western Kentucky University.
His bachelor's degree is in Agriculture, and Wildlife Management and Ecology. His Master's degree is in Administration. In 2010, he completed an Educational Doctorate (Ed.D.) in Educational Administration through Western Kentucky University and the University of Louisville Cooperative Doctoral Program.
He has worked for 25 years with the Kentucky Humanities Council presenting Chautauqua characters of frontiersman Simon Kenton and General George Rogers Clark. In 2012, he was cast for the leading role, in the PBS documentary, An Audacious American, the story of Kentucky abolitionist Cassius Marcellus Clay.
This story was posted on 2021-08-04 08:40:39
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.
More articles from topic Books:
Crystal Wilkinson to be 2021-22 KY Poet Laureate
4th Annual Book Fair will be virtual
WKU professor's Appalachian Reckoning among winners of American Book Awards
Local author announces fourth book
Book Party at Barn Lot, Sunday 10 Nov 2019
Governor and First Lady to launch foster/adoption book
Books! Books!! Books!!! Annual Book Fair is Sat 6 Oct
Adair Book Fair Sat 6 Oct 2018
Become a Bookworm at Kentucky Artisan Center Wed 3 Oct 2018
Tompkinsville author's 3rd novel explores right to reproduce
View even more articles in topic Books
Bank of Columbia
The Best of
Local Stories of
The Greatest Generation
Order Book or e-Book
See who's celebrating
Birthdays and Anniversaries
Special Events List
Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.