Bobby Proctor


In my small town, our librarian now carries a gun

BY: - August 15, 2023

LAWRENCEBURG, KY — The library director swiveled her chair to the right, reached into a desk drawer, and showed me her gun. “Have you always carried a gun?” I said. “No,” she said, demonstrating how she tucks it up underneath her arm when she walks to and from the library parking lot. “I started carrying […]

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A library board appointment speaks volumes

BY: - August 1, 2023

On Friday, July 28, after learning that a man named Bobby Proctor had been appointed by Anderson County Fiscal Court to our public library’s board of directors, I stopped by the library and asked to see a copy of Proctor’s application.  His application does not exist.  He did not apply.  Library director Demaris Hill told […]