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Over 70,000 votes cast in the Best of Barren contest

GLASGOW – Over 70,000 votes were cast in this year’s Best of Barren poll, which aimed to highlight the best businesses and services in Barren County. The winners were announced on Friday.

Voters were allowed to vote once a day. The competition included an initial nomination period and then a voting period. The contest ended on May 31.

Food drink:

General Restaurant: Garcia’s Grill

Breakfast: country cowboy cuisine

Mexican Restaurant: Garcia’s Grill

Drive-Thru: Freddy’s Frozen Custard

BBQ: Big Man’s BBQ

Pizza: Papa John’s

Asian: family-style chicken and seafood

Country cuisine: the country cuisine of the cowboys

Catering: Afton Bunch – Local Roots

Coffee: Southern Cup Coffee & Coffee

Food Truck: she sells shrimp

Grocery: Phillips IGA

Liquor Store: Barren River Beverages

Bakery: the best donuts

Bed and Breakfast: Hall Place Bed & Breakfast

Bar: Gastro Pub and Yancey Brewery

Professional services:

Place of work: Central Bank of the South

Lawyer: Brian Pack

Auctioneer: Dakota R. Elmore

Auto Repair: Diamond Auto Collision

Bank: Central Bank of the South

Bank Teller: Michele Waldridge

Carpenter: Barry Jones Contracting

Electrician: Bruce Groce

Funeral Home: AF Crow & Son Funeral Home

Excavation: JB Contracting

Heating and air conditioning contractor: Eaton Refrigeration Service

Insurance Agency: Calvert & Nunn Insurance

Insurance Agent: Chris Short

Greenhouse: Luxury Garden Center

Landscaping Service: Luxury Garden Center

Industry/Factory: 3A Composites USA

Realtor: Kole Wilkinson

Real estate agency: Elmore Realty & Auction

Paint Contractor: Wyatt Paint

Plumber: Botts Plumbing & Sanitation

Roofing company: Toiture DMR

Pet Groomer: Carol’s Pet Groomer

Veterinarian: Animal Clinic of Glasgow

Photographer: Photography by Autumn

Shooting Range: Barren River Rod & Gun Club

Artist: Black Stone Cherry

Mortgage lender: South Central Bank

Waste Removal: Lakeside Recycling

Live Entertainment Venue: The Grove

Beef producer: Siddens Farm

Poultry producer:

Dairy producer: Legacy Dairy

Pork Producer: Moore Family Farms


Car Dealership: Don Franklin

Farm Equipment Supplier: Rural King

Florist: All in Bloom Florist

Gift shop: touch of trend

Shop: Touch of Trend

Car Salesman: Bobby Lee Hurt

Gun shop: Fire Line guns and knives

Tire Shop: Glasgow Tire & Auto Center

Car Wash: Thoroughbred Express

Health beauty:

Physician/Nurse Practitioner: Alysia Wheeler

Dentist: Dr. Matthew Riley

First Responder: Barren-Metcalfe Emergency Communications Center

Chiropractor: Active Health Chiropractic

Physiotherapy Clinic: TJ Samson Rehab & Sports Medicine

Fitness Center: The Barren County Family YMCA

Pharmacy: Ely Drugs Medical Supply

Long-term care facility: NHC HealthCare, Glasgow

Massage Therapist: Mary Christensen

Hair Salon: Debbie’s

Barber Shop: Heritage ’76 Shop and Salon

Barber: Amanda McCord

Nail Salon: Perfect Nails LLC

Dental Hygienist: Sally Long