7-13-11 — SONGWRITER'S WORKSHOP
There will be a Songwriter's Workshop where you can learn how to
write marketable songs, info. copyrights, demo services, publishing/
distribution and more. The workshop will be held at 2144 Hwy. 3106
(Old 90) in Monticello, Ky. on July 23 from noon to 3 p.m. For more
information call 606-307-5451.
REVIVAL IN PROGRESS AT BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Bethel Baptist Church at Parmleysville is currently having revival
this week. Everyone is welcome to attend. Services start at 7 p.m.
Bro. Harold Smith is the evangelist and Bro. Lawrence Haynes is the
MEADOW CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH WILL HOST A SINGING
Meadow Creek Baptist Church will be hosting a singing on Sunday,
July 17 at 6 p.m. The featured guest will be the Coffey Family. The
pastor is Bro. Howard Slagle.
Sherman and Polly Jane Dick Morrow and V.A. and Hattie Gregory
Morrow family reunion will be held on July 23 at the Senior Citizens
building in Monticello. All relatives and friends are welcome. For
more information call 348-7425.
SIMPSON FAMILY REUNION
The Watson-Simpson Family reunion will be held Saturday, July 30 at
the Senior Citizens building. Fried chicken, coffee, and dinnerware
will be furnished. Everyone please bring a covered dish and a gift
for the white elephant sale. Dinner will be a noon. Bro. Elmer Watson
will hold a service at Old Sandusky Cemetery at 11 a.m. Everyone is
invited to attend.
OFFICER TO ASSIST AREA VETERANS
Gary D. Jones, Field Representative for the Kentucky Dept. of
Veterans Affairs, will be available to assist area veterans in Wayne
Co. at the National Guard Armory. He will be there on Tuesday, July
19 from 9 a.m. through 12 p.m. Veterans and their families will be
provided counseling and assistance in filing claims for state and
federal benefits. This is a free service provided by the state of
Kentucky. Veterans should bring a copy of their DD214 with them, if
they have any questions, you may call Gary D. Jones, Regional Field
Representative for the KDVA at (800) 850-1392 or (270) 651-9578.
There will be a church service held at the Morrow Cemetery, just off
Zion Road on Sunday July, 17 at 2 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.
REVIVAL SERVICE AT ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Zion Baptist Church will be having revival services beginning on
Sunday, July 24 at 6:30 p.m. nightly. Bro. Mike Smedley will be the
evangelist. Bro. Eric Criswell and the congregation invite everyone
LIVING WELL WITH DIABETES CLASSES
The Wayne County Health Department will be having free Living Well
with Diabetes classes. The classes will be held on Tuesday from 1 to
3:30 p.m. EST on August 9, 16, 23 and 30 and also on October 4, 11,
18 and 25. There will also be night classes offered from 5 to 7 p.m.
EST with class one on July 18 and class two on September 19.
There will be Graduate Classes for those who have already completed
the 4 class series. The advanced class will be held on October 4 from
10 to 11 a.m. EST. You must pre-register for the class by calling
1-800-928-4416 EXT. 1166.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE
Vacation Bible School will be held at the First Church of the
Nazarene, 2575 East Highway 90, Monticello, Monday, July 18 through
Thursday, July 21 and Saturday, July 23 from 6 until 8 p.m. Classes
are for ages three up to sixth grade (just completed).
The theme is "Mission to Mars: Meet a Risen Savior."
Anyone who needs a ride should call Carolyn at (606) 348-4161 or the
church office at (606) 348-6294.
SEND OFF EVENT FOR VBS
There will be a send-off event for Vacation Bible School at the
First Church of the Nazarene, as part of this year's theme "Mission
to Mars: Meet a Risen Savior." The send-off is set for Sunday, July
17 at 7 p.m. at the church park, behind the church.
ACADEMY WILL BE HAVING A
ICA will be having a fundraising yard sale on Saturday, July 9 and
Saturday, July 16 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon both days. There will be new
and gently used clothing and shoes for all ages and sizes. Also
numerous household items will be offered.
BAPTIST CHURCH VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
Steubenville Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School
July 11-15 from 6 to 9 p.m. for grades 3-6. The theme this year is
WAYNE COUNTY BIGGEST LOSER CHALLENGE
The Wayne County Biggest Loser Challenge will start on Thursday,
July 14 from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Wayne County Health Department. This
will be a fun, free 13-week physical activity, nutrition and weight
loss program for all ages.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL AT OAK GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Oak Grove Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School
Sunday, July 17-Thursday, July 21 starting at 6 p.m. This year's
theme is PandaMania. Come each night to learn more about the Bible,
missions, crafts, and more.
Oak Grove is located on Hwy. 1275 near Conley Bottom. For
transportation call 278-2131.
FREE CLASSES ON HOW TO STOP
The Wayne County Health Department will have free classes on how to
stop smoking using the Cooper/Clayton Method. Classes will start on
July 14 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The class size is limited. For more
information contact the Wayne County Health Department at 348-9349
SINGING DOWN ON THE FARM
The 9th Annual Singing Down on the Farm will be Saturday, July 16 at
6 p.m. at 1630 Leslie Road, Hwy. 691, Burkesville, Ky. Special guests
include The Singing Cookes, Cooke Brothers and The Sneed Family.
Admission is free and everyone is welcome. Concessions will be
available. Bring your lawn chairs. Call (270) 864-2230 for more
information or directions.
The annual Eagle's Nest Country Club Men's Invitational Tournament
will be July 23-24. The field is limited to the first 150 golfers.
There will be an entry fee. Each participant may sign up for a 9-hole
golf scramble and social event July 22 at 5:30 p.m. (there will be an
additional fee). For more information, call 679-7754. Entry deadline
is Thursday, July 21.
SPANN HILL BAPTIST CHURCH HAS
Copies of "Heavenly Delights," a cookbook compiled by members of
Spann Hill Baptist Church, are still available. The cookbooks cost
$12 each and can be purchased by seeing Penny Jones at Aletha's
Beauty Shop or by calling her at 348-8361.
If you have any family or friends buried in the Mt. Pisgah Cemetery
and would like to make a donation, donations may be dropped off or
mailed to Mt. Pisgah Cemetery Fund, c/o Monticello Bank, P.O. Box
421, Monticello, Ky. 42633. For questions or more information you may
It's time again for the Sparks-Meredith reunion. It will be held
August 20 at the Monticello-Wayne County Memorial Park in the big
shelter house starting at 10 a.m. All family and friends are asked
to please try to come. Please bring a covered dish and join the fun.
Also, please bring your old memories.
KY PROUD FOOD PRESERVATION AND COMMUNITY
KY Proud Food Preservation and Community Canning Days are here.
Tomatoes, Soups and Salsa will be on July 25 at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 6
p.m. Open canning days will be August 1-5 and 8-12 from 8 a.m. to 4
p.m. You can come use our pressure canners, hot water bath canners
and kitchens to can your produce. FCS staff will be on hand to assist
and answer any questions. All classes will be held at the Cooperative
Extension Office. If you have any questions call 348-8453.
KENTUCKY FOOTHILLS THIRD ANNUAL EAGLES NEST CAMP
The Kentucky Foothills Third Annual Eagles Nest Camp Meeting will be
held at the Albany Fairgrounds July 14-16 from 6-7 p.m. The special
singers will be The Blantons, The Schofields and Shawna Huesman.
There will be a special youth service. The special preaching will be
done by Dr. Todd Br. Zike, Mr. Donnie Bunch and evangelist Mike
Blanton. Call for RV hookups; we have some free limited spaces.
UNITED WAY OF SOUTH CENTRAL KENTUCKY GOLF SCRAMBLE
The United Way of South Central Kentucky 26th Annual Golf Scramble
will be held on August 3 at Eagle's Nest Country Club. There is a
four-person scramble format (golfers must wear collared shirts).
There is a cost of $75 per player or $300 per team which includes
green fees, carts, prizes, mulligans and skirts. The deadline for
entries is August 1.
DONATIONS ARE NEEDED FOR TAYLOR'S GROVE CEMETERY
Donations are needed for the upkeep of the Taylor's Grove Cemetery.
If interested in making a donation you can give it to any member of
the Cemetery Committee: Danny Morgan, Dennis Piercy or Waylan Piercy
or you may mail the donation to 436 Davis Rd., Albany, Ky. 42602.
REVIVAL IN WAYNE COUNTY PRAYER MEETINGS
Revival in Wayne County Prayer meetings (or at your own church) for
Wayne County Ministers and concerned Christians, on every Tuesday at
1:30 p.m. For more information contact Bro. Bob Schaeffer, 348-5581.
WAYNE COUNTY FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER ADVISORY COUNCIL MEETINGS
The Wayne County Family Resource Center Advisory Council conducts
meetings on the second Wednesday of every other month at 12 noon in
the Family Resource Center office at Bell Elementary office at Bell
WAYNE COUNTY REPUBLICAN WOMEN MEETINGS
The WRW (Wayne Republican Women) meets the second Tuesday of each
month at 5 p.m. at the ASPIRE Center. Everyone interested in
attending is welcome. For more information call 348-9250.
DONATIONS TO PLEASANT HILL CEMETERY
If you have loved ones buried in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery and you
would like to help with the mowing this summer then contact any
member of the cemetery committee-Earl Neal, Robert Lee Hancock, Glen
Bertram or Hobert Brown. All donations will be appreciated.
JESUS' LIGHTHOUSE GOSPEL SINGING AND SUPPER
Jesus' Lighthouse will be having a gospel singing and supper every
third Saturday of the month. Everyone is welcome to attend.
WAYNE COUNTY HUMANE SOCIETY MONTHLY MEETINGS
The Wayne County Humane Society will hold monthly meetings starting
in April and continuing until September on the third Tuesday of every
month. The meetings will be held at the United Methodist Church
starting at 6 p.m.
WAYNE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1960-61 50TH CLASS REUNION
The Wayne County High School Class of 1960-61 will be celebrating
their 50th reunion on September 2 and 3. Everyone who attended class
from 1957-58 and 1960-61 is invited to attend. For reservations and
more information call 348-7670 or 348-7239 or 348-8981.
DONATIONS NEEDED FOR THE OLD MONTICELLO CEMETERY
Donations are needed for the upkeep of The Old Monticello Cemetery.
Donations are tax deductible. Send donations to: P.O. Box 401,
Monticello, Ky. 42633.
WAYNE COUNTY KY-ASAP BOARD MEETINGS
The local Wayne County KY-ASAP (Agency for Substance Abuse Policy)
Board meets the first Thursday of February, June, August, October,
December in 2011 at 8:30 a.m. in the Wayne County Hospital Conference
The public is welcome to attend this meeting. Please call the chair
Kathryn Tucker at 348-9343 to be put on the agenda.
SECOND CHANCE OUTREACH CENTER
Second Chance Outreach Center is a non-profit Christ centered
addiction recovery program serving your local community. If you or
someone you know is struggling with substance abuse or addictive
behaviors please feel free to call 24 hours for a free over the phone
consultation or referral at 1-270-384-9548, or visit us at www.
NEW COVENANT FELLOWSHIP CHURCH SERVICE AND LUNCH
New Covenant Fellowship Church will be having a covered dish lunch
after 10 a.m. the first Sunday of every month. The church is located
at the corner of 1275 and Bell Lane. The Pastor is Jerry Munsey.
Everyone is welcome to attend.
COMPASSIONATE FRIENDS LAKE CUMBERLAND CHAPTER
A local chapter of The Compassionate Friends has been started in the
Monticello area. The Compassionate Friends is a mutual assistance,
self-help organization offering friendship and understanding to
families who have experienced the death of a child. The organization
welcomes bereaved parents, adult siblings, grandparents, and
immediate family members to its meetings.
Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month at Monticello
United Methodist Church, 145 Michigan Avenue at 7 p.m. For additional
information contact Jenny West, Chapter Leader at 340-1955.
OPEN GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
An Open Grief Support Group, hosted by Hospice of Lake Cumberland,
will be held the second Monday of every month from 6-8 p.m., EST at
the Hospice of Lake Cumberland Monticello office, located at 1219
North Main Street, Suite 5.
MONTICELLO ELEMENTARY SBDM MEETING
Monticello Elementary SBDM will meet on the second Tuesday of the
month at 5:30 p.m. in the Media Center.
BETHESDA CEMETERY DONATIONS
Donations are needed for the upkeep of the Bethesda Cemetery. To
donate send to 1265 Hwy. 858, Monticello, Ky. 42633 or for more
information call 348-8190. 606-521-0498 or 606-523-6039.
DONATIONS NEEDED FOR OLD CHARITY CEMETERY
Old Charity Cemetery is in need of donations for the mowing of the
grounds. Anyone who has family buried there is asked to contribute to
the cemetery fund. For new burial, it is encouraged that donations be
made at the time of internment. Contributions may be made to Old
Charity Cemetery Fund c/o Margie Alley, 261 Sam Alley Road,
Monticello, Ky. 42633.
DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS
The Disabled American Veterans Chapter 105 and Auxillary meets the
first Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Senior Citizens Center
on Columbia Ave. All veterans welcome.
W.C. HORSEMAN'S ASSOCIATION MEETS FIRST FRIDAY OF EACH MONTH
The Wayne County Horseman's Association would like to invite you to
join them on the first Friday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the
conference room of the Wayne County Library. Our focus is a shared
interest in the horse. Membership, however, does not require horse
There is diversity in our annual activities which include a spring
and fall horse show, monthly trail rides, picnics, Coggins testing,
Christmas Party and participation in community events. As a result of
our fundraising efforts, we provide continuing education
scholarships. For more information, call Connie at 348-8258 or
Lynetta at 348-0455.
MONTICELLO MS GROUP
The Monticello MS Group's monthly meeting will be temporarily moved
to McDonald's in Monticello. The meetings take place the first
Thursday of each month. Everyone interested is invited to attend.
Come to a Defensive Action Against Drugs (DAAD) meeting and help
take back your community from drugs. DAAD meets each fourth Thursday
night at 6:30 p.m. at the ASPIRE Center. The meetings are free and
open to everyone who would like to attend.
Celebrate Recovery meets each Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the ASPIRE
Center. Celebrate Recovery is a free Christ centered support group
for anyone who has hurts, habits, or hangups which includes just
about all of us. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call
340-9362 for details. For more information check out the following
STATE SERVICE OFFICER WILL BE AT SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER EACH WEDNESDAY
Donnie Blevins, Service Officer for the Disabled American Veterans,
will be at the Senior Citizens Building every Wednesday from 10 a.m.
until 3 p.m. Any veterans or dependents in need of assistance should
stop by during these hours.
W.C. REPUBLICAN WOMEN'S CLUB
The Wayne County Republican Women's Club meets the second Tuesday of
each month at 5 p.m. at the ASPIRE Center. Everyone interested in
attending is welcome. For more information, call 348-7624.
NEW COVENANT FELLOWSHIP
New Covenant Fellowship, located in the Bell Subdivision, is
beginning a church van ministry. Anyone who needs a ride can call
(606) 348-1855 or (606) 307-6246. Everyone is welcome.
CLASS OF 1973 FLOWER FUND
The Wayne County High School Class of 1973 has established a flower
fund. To make a donation you may bring it to any Monticello Bank
location for deposit or mail it to: Class of 1973 Flower Fund c/o
Sandra Franklin Troxell, MBC, P.O. Box 421, Monticello, Ky. 42633.
DONATIONS FOR CATRON CEMETERY
Anyone wishing to make a donation to the Catron Cemetery Fund may do
so by mailing donations to Logan Catron, 9998 Hwy. 200, Monticello,
Ky., 42633. All donations are greatly appreciated.
FUNDS NEEDED FOR UPKEEP OF ROGERS GROVE CEMETERY
If you have relatives buried at Rogers Grove Cemetery, we need funds
for the upkeep of the cemetery.
Send your donations to: Rogers Grove Cemetery Fund, BB and T Bank,
Cumberland Crossing, Monticello, Ky. 42633 or Irene Koontz, 1396 Hwy.
1275 S., Monticello, Ky. 42633.
SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER ACTIVITIES
The Wayne County Senior Citizens Center offers a variety of
activities: grocery shopping, monthly blood pressure checks, day and
afternoon shopping trips, an annual health clinic, exercise daily,
health and nutrition speakers, transportation to and from the center,
well-balanced meals served at 11:30 a.m., Canasta Club and Rook card
games. For more information, call 348-5811.
NAMI OF SOMERSET SUPPORT GROUP
NAMI of Somerset Support Group meetings are the first and third
Tuesdays of each month at 7 p.m. at the NAMI office located at 275
Parkers Mill Road, stoplight 22 in Somerset, Ky. For more
information, please contact 606-679-4782, ext. 299; 606-274-4565; or
DONATIONS FOR ALEXANDER CEMETERY
If you have any family or friends buried in Alexander Cemetery, you
may make any donations to Alexander Cemetery Mowing Fund c/o First
Southern National Bank, PO Box 489, Monticello, KY 42633.
W.C. ASAP BOARD MEETING
Wayne County Ky.-ASAP (Agency for Substance Abuse Policy) Board
meets the first Thursday of each month at 9 a.m. in the Wayne County
Hospital Board Room. Anyone interested in attending is welcome. If
you want to be on the formal agenda, please call 348-8453.
LIFE ABUNDANT MINISTRY HEALING ROOMS
The Life Abundant Ministry (LAM) Healing Rooms are open on Tuesday
from 4 p.m.-6 p.m. and on Thursday from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. There is a
service on Tuesday at 7 p.m. and a Saturday Intercessory prayer is
held at 4:30 p.m. The Life Abundant Ministry healing room provides a
different guest speaker every Tuesday evening service.
Life Abundant Ministry Healing Rooms is located at 303 South Main
Street, Somerset, Ky. For more information call 1-877-LAM-HEAL or
606-677-0088 or check out the website at
www.lifeabundantministry.org. You can also e-mail
Employers value the talents older workers bring to the workplace and
are looking for people like you. Let Experience Works help you put
your experience to work. If you're 55 or older with a low-income,
local organizations are ready to help you refresh your job skills and
re-enter the workforce.
Individuals who qualify will be placed in a part-time community
service training assignment to gain experience while expanding their
skills and earning an income.
For more information about Experience Works, call Jean Adams,
Employment and Training Assistant, at 606-387-6322 or call 606-688-0839.