Piney Grove Baptist Church will be having revival services starting Sunday, June 8. Bro. Denzil Jones will be the evangelist. Bro. Chester New is the pastor.
Drug addiction is on the rise. If you know anyone who is struggling with drug addiction, get them the help they need. Call 1-800-431-1754 for a free brochure on the signs of addiction. Narconon also offers free screenings and referrals. You can also visit www.drugabusesolution.com for more information.
SPECIAL MEETING OF THE W.C. BOARD OF HEALTH
The Wayne County Board of Health will have a special called meeting on Thursday, June 12 at 12 noon at the Wayne County Health Department.
A Slaven family reunion will be held on Saturday, June 7 at the Scott County Rescue Squad building in Oneida, Tenn. beginning at 10 a.m. Please bring a covered dish and enough drinks for your family and some to share. Lunch will be at 12:30 p.m. EST. Please bring old photos and family history.
The late Willie and Florence (Dodson) Turpin family reunion will be held Sunday, June 8. It will be at the Monticello Wayne County Memorial Park at the large shelter house. All relatives are invited to attend. Please bring a dish.
VBS AT GAP CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH
Gap Creek Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School June -13 from 6-8 p.m. If you need a ride, please call Bro. David Flagler at 348-9679. Everyone is welcome to attend.
The Rice family gathering will be held on Saturday, June 7 at the Monticello-Wayne County Memorial Park at noon. Please bring old family pictures, letters, records, etc. to share. Sandwiches and vegetable trays will be provided. Please bring drinks, chips, etc. Family will also be attending services at Bethel Church on Sunday, June 8. For more information, contact Joyce (Rice) Jacobs at email@example.com or 606-388-5250 or 606-341-2217.
14TH GOSPEL SPRING SPECTACULAR
The 14th Gospel Spring Spectacular will be held at the Wayne County Memorial Park on Saturday, June 7 at 11 a.m. This event features gospel singers and recording artists. Concessions will be available. For more information, call 307-1258 or 348-9832.
MONTICELLO FIRST CHURCH OF GOD YARD SALE
Monticello First Church of God will be having a big yard sale on Old Hwy. 90 on Saturday, June 7 beginning at 8 a.m. all proceeds will go the youth group.
QUALITY HEALTH CARE COVERAGE
Quality health care coverage for every Kentuckian will have enrollment assistance available through your local health department. The Lake Cumberland District Health Department has a dedicated team of staff known as “KYNECTORS” available to assist the public with enrollment in health insurance plans, public programs and insurance
affordability programs through kynect. Open enrollment can be reopened due to a change of circumstance in a household. To speak directly to a KYNECTOR call 1-855-762-1227 or call your local health department at 348-9349.
The families of Sherman Morrow and Polly Jane Dick Morrow invite all relatives are having a reunion on Wayne County Senior Citizens building on May 31 starting around 11 a.m For more information 348-7452.
BRANDY-MATTIE KEITH REUNION
The children and family of Brandy and Mattie Keith invite all relatives and friends to attend the 2014 Keith Family reunion “Keeping Our Roots Strong and Staying Connected.” This years events will be at McKinley Farms on West Hwy. 92. Friday, June 6 events will start at 4:30 p.m. with the annual cookout at 6 p.m.; The events on Saturday, June 7 will start with a family country breakfast at 8:30 a.m. followed by a fun day. The annual BBQ and something old, something new auction will begin at 1 p.m. The events on Sunday, June
8 will begin at 9:30 a.m. with breakfast followed by Sunday morning Bible service and a pot luck lunch at 1 p.m. followed by family prayer circle and group picture. For more information, contact Ellen McKinley at 307-2979.
The Denney-Catron Reunion will be held at the Senior Citizens Building on Saturday, June 21 beginning at 10 a.m. Please bring a covered dish. For more information, call Alice Roberts at 606-307-6702.
CONTENTED HEART QUILT GUILD QUILT AUCTION
The Contented Heart Quilt Guild annual quilt auction will be held Saturday, June 7 at 1 p.m. at the Historic Wayne Theater. Enter your quilts on Friday, June 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Preview quilts June 7 from 9-11 a.m. at the theater. For more info., visit www.contentedheartquiltguild.org or call 340-0015.
COMMUNITY NIGHT AT OTTER CREEK LODGE
Otter Creek Lodge is having community night on Saturday, May 31 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. This event is free to the public.
FREE DUMPING DAYS
Free dumping days are set for June 3 and 4 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Wayne County Recycling located on Creek View Drive behind Rite-Aid. Items not accepted include: shingles and building materials, tires and hazardous materials. No dump truck loads. For more information, call 348-4241 or 307-5065.
VBS AT CANADA’S CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH
Canada’s Creek Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School June 16-20 at 6:30 p.m. The theme is “God’s Amazing Grace.” Everyone is welcome to attend.
DECORATION SERVICE AT FOSTER CLARK CEMETERY
Decoration service will be held at the Foster Clark Cemetery in the Freedom community on Friday, May 30 at 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome to attend.
APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR THE LAKE
CUMBERLANDCOMMUNITY ACTION GARDEN PROGRAM
Lake Cumberland Community Action Agency is currently accepting applications for participation in the Garden Program. Individuals interested in participating may apply at the local Community Action Office located at 130 W. Columbia Ave. between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. For more info., call 348-8481.
DONATIONS TO THE GENEALOGY LIBRARY
The Wayne County Historical Society accepts donations of old pictures, letters and other documents to help preserve the history of the community. Donated documents can also be added to the research files to help others. You can drop off items Tuesday through Saturday or call 343-0399.
MONTICELLO MASONIC LODGE 431 MEETING
The Monticello Masonic Lodge 431 meets the second Tuesday of each
month at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be served at 6 p.m.
The Wayne County Historical Society has calendars for sale
featuring the early years of Monticello School. The cost is $10, and
they can be shipped or purchased at the Museum or the Genealogy
Library. The calendars commemorate the historic advances and legacy
of the early years of the school with unique photos and selections
from the 1915 yearbook.
WALKER EARLY LEARNING CENTER SBDM MEETING
The Walker Early Learning Center SBDM will meet on the second
Tuesday of each month at 5 p.m. in the school conference room.
GOSPEL MUSIC EVERY SECOND
There is gospel music on the second Saturday of each month starting
at 6 p.m. All music players and singers are welcome to perform. Join
us at 669 Hwy 3106, house across from old Gamble Brothers on old Hwy
90. For more information, call 348-3113
Any Veteran who has earned service medals while serving in the U.S.
Military and has not received those medals, please contact Bill
Rutherford. Please note, you will need a copy of your DD-214 to
request your medals. Contact Bill at 20 Robin Lane, Monticello, Ky.
42633 or call 606-340-3142
Donations are needed for the upkeep of the Bethesda Cemetery.
Donations may be sent in care of Aletha Bertram, 1265 Hwy. 858,
Monticello, Ky. 42633 or call (606) 307-4577 for more information.
DONATIONS NEEDED FOR CATRON
Donations are needed for the mowing of the Catron Cemetery. Must
pay someone to mow. Donations may be sent to: Logan Catron, 9998 Hwy.
200 Monticello, Ky. 42633.
WAYNE COUNTY SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER
The Wayne County Senior Citizens Center invites everyone 60 years
and older to come and join them from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m Monday-Friday.
There is a variety of activities to choose from including: checkers,
puzzles, bingo, pool table, grocery shopping, or just come to
socialize. Every third Friday of the month is potluck or an outing if
weather permits. Offered everyday is: T.V., exercise (on treadmill or
bike), well-balanced meals served at 11 a.m., transportation to and
from center (outside city limits on certain days of the week), day/
afternoon trips, card games, blood pressure checks monthly; health
clinic, annually; health and nutrition speakers and other informative
speakers. If you have any questions call 348-5811.
LOOKING FOR A JOB? HAVE A
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Program” is a resource for those looking for employment, full time,
part time, or seasonal. KY Teleworks is for people who would like to
work from home only. High Speed Internet is required. All employers
listed on the website have been approved. This is not a scam. On any
given day, KY Teleworks has 500 to 2500 jobs listed on their website.
No money is asked except possibly for the cost of a background check
or headphones. You don’t have to live in Kentucky to use this
resource. Tell your family and friends about this opportunity.
Contact kentuckyteleworks.com or facebook.com/kentuckyteleworks for
DONATIONS NEEDED FOR THE OLD
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.
AWANA PROGRAM AT STEUBENVILLE
Steubenville Baptist Church will be having their AWANA program each
Wednesday night at the church. The AWANA program exists for helping
churches and parents worldwide raise children and youth to know, love
and serve Christ. For more info., call the church at 348-5011.
BELL ELEMENTARY SBDM COUNCIL MEETING
The Bell Elementary SBDM Council conducts regular monthly meetings
on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 4 p.m. in the school
library. All members of the school community and general public are
invited to attend.
Defensive Action Against Drugs (DAAD) meets the fourth Thursday of
each month at 6:30 p.m. at the ASPIRE Center. Anyone may attend the
meeting and help with and learn about substance abuse.
Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered support group for anyone
having hangups, habits, or needing help in any area of their lives.
Celebrate Recovery is free and meets each Thursday night at 6:30 p.m.
at the ASPIRE Center. Come and visit and see what it is all about.
CABELL GROVE METHODIST CHURCH CEMETERY DONATIONS
Cabell Grove Methodist Church would appreciate any donations for the
upkeep of the cemetery. Donations can be mailed to Janet Bell, 497
Kendrick Ave., Monticello, Ky. 42633.
FUNDS NEEDED FOR CHOATE CEMETERY
Anyone who would like to donate for the upkeep of the Choate
Cemetery, please send donations to Jeff Sutton at 4941 Hwy. 1546,
Monticello, Ky. 42633.
FOLLOW WAYNE CO. COOPERATIVE EXTENSION ON FACEBOOK
Please LIKE the Wayne County Cooperative Extension Family and
Consumer Sciences Facebook page. Get great research and evidenced
based information, reminders and announcements of Cooperative
THE ARC OF LAKE CUMBERLAND
The ARC of Kentucky works to ensure a quality of life for children
and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The
monthly meeting is the fourth Thursday at Golden Corral in Somerset,
Ky. at 12 noon. The ARC of Lake Cumberland is an agency of the South
Central KY United Way Chapter of the ARC of KY and the ARC of the
U.S. For more information, contact Marsha Van Hook at (606) 706-3402.
TOPS “TAKE POUNDS OFF SENSIBLY”
TOPS weight loss support group meets every Monday night from
4:30-5:30 p.m. at Immanuel Baptist Church on N. Main Street.
Individuals may visit for one meeting before choosing to join the
Monticello Chapter #346.
REVIVAL IN WAYNE COUNTY PRAYER MEETINGS
Revival in Wayne County prayer meetings for Wayne County ministers
and concerned Christians are taking place at multiple churches. For
more information, contact pastors: Philip Drake-(606) 307-7797, Bob
Duranceau-(606) 348-6294, Bob Schaeffer-(606) 348-5581 or Bishop C.
Duncan-(606) 307-7195. Kelvin Upchurch (348-7014) at Living Faith
Pentecostal every Thursday at 6:30 p.m.
Benchmark Family Services-Foster Care Agency is offering free
orientation classes every Tuesday from 5-6 p.m. to anyone interested
in becoming a foster parent or wishing to obtain information about
fostering. The office is located at 200 S. Vine Street, Somerset.
Call (606) 451-9534 to register for the class or to receive a free
information packet with no obligation.
WAYNE CO. HUMANE SOCIETY MEETING
The Wayne County Humane Society meets on the third Tuesday of each
month at 6 p.m. in the basement of the Wayne Co. Public Library.
Everyone is welcome to attend.
WAYNE COUNTY ADULT EDUCATION
Wayne County Adult Education is open 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday,
Wednesday and Friday and 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. All
our services are free. Call 348-5286 for more information.
WAYNE COUNTY HORSEMAN’S
ASSOCIATION MEETS FIRST FRIDAY OF EVERY 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. at the
Rescue Squad building located on Boone Street, Monticello, Ky. Our
focus is a shared interest in the horse. Membership, however, does
not require horse ownership.
There is diversity in our annual activities which include horse
shows, 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.
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, call
DONATIONS ARE NEEDED FOR
TAYLOR’S GROVE CEMETERY
Donations are needed for the upkeep of the Taylor’s Grove Cemetery.
If you are 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,
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.
W.C 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—Glen Bertram or Hobert Brown. All
donations will be appreciated.