The First Presbyterian was formed on June 14, 1817

and celebrated another anniversary this week.

Of course this picture was taken way after 1817.

Kim Thompson retired after more than 20 years as the nursery attendant at First Presbyterian.  

Pictures from her retirement party at the church.

Church member Bruce Carlson is having two Buffalo sculptures placed in Limestone Park in Maysville. 

This is the mother Buffalo and then a baby buffalo will be added.

In case you missed seeing this young man 

on FACEBOOK today.  

Here is young Jimmy Dougans in Winnipeg.

Walker Wood, son of Andrew and Beth Wood

“Craft Academy welcomes its fourth class; the Class of 2020. Walker Wood, son of Andrew and Beth Wood, members of Maysville First Presbyterian Church has been selected to attend the Academy.

These young people represent some of the best and brightest students in the commonwealth who have an expressed interest in pursuing a STEM career. Craft Academy and Morehead State University look forward in expanding the goals and aspirations of these students as they dedicate their academic efforts to Imagine, Invent and Impact, Kentucky and beyond.

The Craft Academy for Excellence in Science and Mathematics will meet the unique educational needs of academically gifted and talented high school juniors and seniors in the Commonwealth. A college-level curriculum will allow students to finish high school while also completing up to two years of university coursework. It will offer a residential college experience and environment to promote innovation and a creative enterprise, developing the full potential of the state’s brightest minds and most promising future leaders.

Students will live on campus designed for high school-aged students. The facility will have meeting and social space and be staffed 24/7. Counselors and advisors also will be available.

At the end of the two years, students will have earned a minimum of 60 credit hours, finished high school and have the opportunity to further their education at MSU or transfer to any other college/university in Kentucky or elsewhere.

Photos from our beautiful sanctuary.

Jane Wood and daughter Katie Blakefield-Scaggs were in Lexington attending the University of Kentucky basketball game tonight. 
It was a win for Kentucky!!!

Can you pick out the young Jim Dougans, now the Pastor Jim Dougans?  

The year is 1967.  He is  playing baseball for a team in Lansing Michigan.


Youth Group  placed items in the "blessing box" at the Rotary Park.  The Youth Group with Betsy Parker @ the Circle H Ranch in                                                                                                                         Maysville, KY. 


The decoy collection of Dr. Phillip Yunker now on exhibit .                         at the Maysville Library                                                                         

More ducks from the decoy collection of Dr Phillip H.  Yunker