Today's Features

  • Kentucky Women in Agriculture in partnership with the Kentucky Farm Start Program is offering special conference scholarships for beginning farmers who wish to attend the 12th Annual Conference: Our Farms to Your Home to be held Oct. 27 and 28 at the Crowne Plaza-Campbell House in Lexington.  
    “Working with Kentucky Farm Start is a great opportunity to nurture women who are beginning to farm,” said Sharon Furches, KWIA president.  

  • The Marion County Farm Bureau will hold their 73rd annual meeting Monday, Oct. 10, at the Lebanon Masonic Hall. The dinner meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Speaker for this year’s event will be David Givens, senator in the Kentucky Legislature.
    Directors will be elected from each district. Nominated are George Gribbins, Gravel Switch/Bradfordsville, Mike Ford, Calvary/Phillipsburg, Sharon Browning, Lebanon, John G. Mattingly, Raywick/Jessietown/New Market, and Kaye Peterson, Loretto/St. Mary.










    By Dr. David B. Whitlock

  • Pleasant Hill Baptist Church held their homecoming Sept. 11. The church had a moment of prayer in observance of the Sept. 11 loss. The youth and adult choir sang several hymns and read verses from the Bible. There was also a special song sung by Ara, Sami and Matry Tungate. A message was given by Pastor Robert Shockley.

  • Anniversary
    First Baptist Church, N. Depot St., will celebrate its 151st church anniversary at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 9. Guest speaker will be Rev. Darrell Briscoe of First Baptist Church, Danville.

    Mission trip

    On Oct. 9 Pleasant Hill Baptist Church of Gravel Switch will have Carolyn Bottoms and Sandy Lane tell about their two-week missionary trip to Haiti. They will also have a display of some things from Haiti. For more information call (859) 332-0201.

    Religious life

  • Please note spellings are from forms filled out by participants or volunteers and we apologize for any incorrect spellings.

    Window Contest
    Best Decorated Window Contest: Clean As A Whistle.

    Poster contest
    2011 Ham Days Poster Contest winners are listed by grade, name, school and the place they won.
    • Pre-kindergarten - Elizabeth Holtzclaw, Glasscock Elementary School, first.

  • Medal of Honor recipient Sergeant Dakota Meyer will be honored in public ceremonies as part of “Sergeant Dakota Meyer Week” on Oct. 2. Ceremonies will include a parade around downtown Columbia, which will lead Sergeant Meyer to Lindsey Wilson College Blue Raider Stadium. The public and media are welcome and encouraged to attend either or both the parade route or the ceremony to start at 2 p.m.