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Kathy L. Murphy
Works at Hawkins First United Methodist Church
Attended Eureka High School in Eureka, Kansas
Lives in Holly Lake Ranch, Texas
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Check out my feature How The Pulpwood Quee Got Her Mojo Back, story & photographs by Tamra Bolton, pages 40 - 43!
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This sure did brighten up my day!
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Hey sweet, think you forgot to attach something.
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Read All About It, this great feature by Joe Holley on me in The Houston Chronicle!
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thanks!
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If you're having a day like me and could use something to make you smile, here's an adorable video of Emma walking her horse Cinnamon. 

http://youtu.be/LZmIkHvGEfs
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Girlfriend Weekend made SHELF AWARENESS!
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That is terrific, Kathy. Missing all the fun this weekend. I know it will be the best GFW ever.
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Here we go on our biggest author event of the year, Girlfriend Weekend!
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Thanks Amber, and holding a press pass for you and Nick at the door!  Just make sure for tickets they know to call 903-601-2725 or email thepulpwoodqueen@gmail.com. The program is up at www.beautyandthebook.com!  See you there!  Save me copies for my scrap book!
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Now accepting appointments at my NEW Beauty and the Book location, 2501 S. Fm 2869 Suite B, Hawkins, Texas 75765, call 903-769-3400 or my cell 903-601-2725 or email thepulpwoodqueen@gmail.com!
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Thanks Colleen!  I'll always miss Jefferson but Holly Lake Ranch is wonderful!
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Confirmed! Author, Kellie Coates Gilbert for our 15th Anniversary Girlfriend Weekend, www.beautyandthebook.com for membership and tickets!
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It just gets better and better. Thanks, Kathy!
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One of the highlights of this past year's Girlfriend Weekend was getting to hear GLORIA LORING speak and sing!  Not a dry eye in the house!  Stay tuned for big news on up and coming 15th Anniversary celebration, Girlfriend Weekend 2015!
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Getting more excited by each notice you send out!
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Gloria Loring and I at Girlfriend Weekend 2014 in historic Jefferson, Texas
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I loved being there with you and enjoying some full-throttle Girlfriend time!!
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Check out Timber Guy Paul Roberson, my New Webmaster and I next big book adventure!
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okie dokie!
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Work
Occupation
Cosmetologist/Bookseller/Author/Youth Director
Skills
I wear many hats
Employment
  • Hawkins First United Methodist Church
    Director of Youth Ministries, 2013 - present
  • The Nail and Hair Shed
    Cosmetologist, 2013 - present
  • Beauty and the Book
    Owner/Cosmetologist/Bookseller/Author, 2000 - present
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Currently
Holly Lake Ranch, Texas
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Work
Phone
903-601-2725, 903-601-2725, 903-769-3400
Email
Address
2501 S. FM 2869, Suite B Hawkins, Texas
Story
Tagline
I am the owner/ operator of Beauty and the Book @ The Nail and Hair Shed, the ORIGINAL Hair Salon/Book Store located in Hawkins, Texas that is the Headquarters of my 550+ book clubs, The Pulpwood Queens, the largest "meeting and discussing" book club in the world!
Introduction
Besides running my shop and book club, I am the Director of Youth Ministries at The First United Methodist Church of Hawkins, Texas and also work at The Nail and Hair Shed in Hawkins, Texas.  I am also the author of "The Pulpwood Queens' Tiara Wearing, Book Sharing Guide to Life".
Bragging rights
I am the only two time Lucile Pannell Award winner for outstanding children's programming, the recipient of the James Patterson Pageturner Award, two time Rotarian of the Year, and most recently was award The Dorothy Spotlight Award given by The Opera House Theater Players for helping promote their theater group and my hometown of Jefferson, Texas.
Education
  • Eureka High School in Eureka, Kansas
    1971 - 1974
  • Kansas State University
    Art/Design, 1974 - 1976
  • Butler County Community College
  • Emporia State University
    Art/Geology
  • Grossmont College
    Art/Geology
  • Panola College
    Art/Geology
  • Texarkana College
    Art/Geology
  • Texas A&M University
    Art/Geology
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Gender
Female
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