Georgia Powers en Former State Senator Powers to Make Rare Appearance in Bowling Green <p>Former State Senator Georgia Powers, who was a pivotal figure in the Civil Rights Movement in Kentucky, is scheduled to appear tonight at a &quot;Kentucky Live&quot; event hosted by WKU Libraries.&nbsp;Senator Powers, who was the first African American to serve in the Kentucky Senate, will attend a discussion about her career.</p><p> Thu, 09 Feb 2012 12:35:00 +0000 Dan Modlin 7132 at