Our eye glass and sun glass case is named for Taylor County, home of Damon Earl Allen, Sr. (January 19, 1921 – February 15, 2009), an optometrist from Campbellsville in central Kentucky, who as a three-term president of the Kentucky Optometric Association and led the campaign for passage of a bill permitting optometrists to prescribe medication for their patients. Allen was honored by the Kentucky Optometric Association as the first recipient of its "Lifetime Achievement Award", which thereafter bears Allen's name.
Taylor County was founded in 1848 and is the 100th in order of formation. It was named for General Zachary Taylor, the 12th President of the United States.
The region is home to some of the Commonwealth’s best lakes and top vacation destinations in the eastern United States. Start planning your trip now ...
Green River Lake - The 8,210-acre Green River Lake and surrounding area offer a wide variety of outdoor recreation opportunities for the water sports enthusiasts including houseboats, fishing boats, ski boats, and pontoons.
Lake Cumberland - Lake Cumberland is considered the nation’s number one house boating destination and is one of the ten largest man-made lakes in the country.
Dale Hollow Lake - Dale Hollow Lake is one of the nation's premier bass fisheries and holds the world record for the largest small mouth bass.