Mount Sterling mayor to speak at Bluegrass Heritage Museum’s 2nd Thursday

Published 3:30 pm Wednesday, September 13, 2023

News Release

Mount Sterling Mayor Al Botts will be latest speaker at the Bluegrass Heritage Museum’s 2nd Thursday event.

He will present a program entitled “A Decade of Growth and Change, Mt. Sterling, 100-1910.”

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The doors open at 6 p.m. and the program begins at 6:30 p.m.  Refreshments will be served after the presentation.

Botts assumed office on Jan. 1, 2019. He served as a city council member from 2015-2018. A 1987 graduate of Montgomery County High School, Botts holds a bachelor’s in history from Columbia (Mo.) College, and is a graduate of Leadership Montgomery County.

He is a retired United States Marine with service in over 28 countries around the world, including deployments to Saudi Arabia and Kuwait (Desert Shield/Desert Storm), Iraq and Afghanistan.

The Bluegrass Heritage Museum is located at 217 South Main St. and is open from noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday.