Well, I’m nearly eligible for AARP and I think my greatest connection to Minnie Pearl is through The Dead Milkmen’s hit Punk Rock Girl. So, I’m not too torn up at the fact that Murray State University’s Wrather West Kentucky Museum gained a likeness of Minnie and Hickman County lost a source of unfortunate drama. Seems like the metal statue with the squint and short skirt now has a home and Centerville is left with the memory of a classy lady.
… it’s probably here somewhere
Daryl Phillips, CEcD, EDFP
I work as an economic developer consulting with communities and companies developing locations, building communities and identifying and developing workforce. However, my opinions on this blog are free and my own, as is the blog itself.
I am a member of International Economic Development Council, Southern Economic Development Council, Tennessee Economic Development Council and International Council of Shopping Centers.
I have earned over 20 years experience in economic and workforce development. I have earned and maintain the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD) from International Economic Development Council (IEDC), the Economic Development Finance Professional (EDFP) certification from National Development Council. I have earned a Master of Business Administration from Tennessee Technological University.
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