I Am From Kentucky

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 212 People

    Home of Churchill Downs,

    the bourbon capital of the world, bluegrass, and Me of course
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    Jun 6, 2014

    Well Received And Most Applauded

    You may have read my story of my hometown in the group 'I Am a Southerner'.EP LinkI wanted to let the good people of EP know a little about where I come from. I saw this group and being it is my home state, I decided to add this as well.If you follow country music, then you may...
    PrecariousMe PrecariousMe
    31-35, F
    Nov 5, 2011

    This is where I live .

    minameis minameis
    22-25, M
    Dec 23, 2013

    Not Cold Enough

    I love cold places this place is hot i mean its not hot Its hot to me wh ick different for normal people I don't like it here because everyone at school hates me .
    holyflapjacks holyflapjacks
    18-21, M
    Jun 27, 2012

    Does any one live close to pineville ky

    that wants to be friends
    athomas16 athomas16
    18-21, M
    Oct 25, 2015

    Every time I see a KFC commercial recently I

    just want to curl up in bed and cry with a bucket of fried chicken and a about 64 ounces of lemonade.
    AshleyWCSloth AshleyWCSloth
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 26, 2015
    exploringmike exploringmike
    26-30, M
    Feb 18, 2014

    NKY here. Dayton KY small town on the river.

    Across from Cincinnati Ohio
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    Dec 22, 2013

    I Want To Leave

    I am Kentucky born and raised. I am a born and raised UK fan. I have moved around from Flaherty in Meade County, to Valley Station in Jefferson County, back to Meade County, and currently in Shepherdsville in Bullitt County. I want to see more of the world other than small...
    InsecureBlonde InsecureBlonde
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 1, 2013

    my bf is looking for work

    and a place to live no one will help us
    nellie1973 nellie1973
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 19, 2015

    I Love Kentucky

    My mom is from Carter County and dad from Lewis County. I was born in Ashland but we all moved to Illinois when I was 2. I was raised there but every year we would come to Kentucky on vacation. I remember thinking it was such a magical place. Mountains and caves and so many...
    Kasen Kasen
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Apr 18, 2008
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    2 Responses Jul 9, 2015

    I Am From Ky

    I am from the state of kentucky a southernbelle, with the accent to go with the laughter
    lunnas lunnas
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Oct 2, 2010

    What's up with all this snow?

    Now freezing rain today?? I was in Michigan the other day and it was warmer there and had less snow compared to NKY
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    1 Response Feb 21, 2015

    Gotta Love Small Towns And Being From The South!

    I am from a small town in South Eastern KY!!! Love it here and love the ability to raise my children with such a strong moral compass that is reinforced with school and community.
    mafuson mafuson
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 18, 2013

    Sure Am!

    I was born and raised in South Central Kentucky. Spent the first eighteen years of my life there, and have been back a few times since. I now reside in West Virginia and find that I prefer it. Its where all my more conservative family members reside and while I love them to...
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    2 Responses May 9, 2010


    I am a Kentuckian. We are not different than anyone else. You might think we are all hillbillies well we aren't. We are the same as the surrounding states. I lived in pike county, West Virginia, and Tennessee its nothing different. We all we not all have country accents. I do...
    XxTeresaaBoooxx XxTeresaaBoooxx
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 8, 2013

    Central Ky Guy

    Born and raised elsewhere, I've been in ky for 12 years now. Hey to the peops in the group!
    Netrunner Netrunner
    36-40, M
    Oct 2, 2010

    I'm looking for love some

    where some how I'll find it
    oldmap oldmap
    16-17, M
    Jul 6, 2015


    I was born in Johnson County (Paintsville) but I was raised around most of the Eastern side of the state, good ol' Hazard specifically. My mamaw lives in Knott County (Hindman) and I was there for about three weeks helping her after a knee replacement surgery. I've lived in...
    Serenity18 Serenity18
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 12, 2009

    east ky over here....

    mountains and hillbilly twang and wat not.... :D
    ocifersanchez ocifersanchez
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 10, 2015

    Beautiful state, great bourbon,

    Bluegrass, and excellent field herping. I guess you can say that I am 'Kentucky Proud.'
    PurpleHippo5 PurpleHippo5
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 8, 2016

    Home Sweet Home

    Man do I miss Kentucky my home sweet home.  My family was all born in jefferson county louisville kentucky and so was I.  There's many memories from that state that I can definitely say that I miss very much.  I can say I very gald to have moved back.  I...
    dragon143 dragon143
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jan 8, 2009

    Hyuk Hyuk Hyuk

     That's a laugh by the way. Kentucky.. oh Kentucky. I dislike so many things about this state. I guess there are as many good things as bad. Maybe. I'll have to do some reasearch to be sure, though.
    NaomiZero NaomiZero
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 14, 2009


    People of Kentucky, take heed. The Insanity of Mitch McConnell and the support of his Billionaire Friends. "WASHINGTON -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's (R-Ky.) support for looser campaign finance laws is coming under fire in a large advertising campaign in his home...
    DreamWizard DreamWizard
    51-55, F
    Oct 4, 2013

    Where I Come From

    I have lived in a small town in Eastern Kentucky my whole life.
    depressedmommy depressedmommy
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Mar 4, 2009

    Home Sweet Home

    I grew up in Fairdale, a sleepy little town south between Brooks, Shepardsville, and Louisville.  I was always so bored there when I was little, but never thought that the "exciting" city life would be so miserable.  Now I sit in a suburb of Houston 1 week before...
    TXschoolin TXschoolin
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Dec 16, 2010
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