Today's News

  • The Wipeout has been cancelled

    A day's worth of activities that had been planned for Saturday at Centre Square has been cancelled.

    Les Rakes had scheduled an event he named The Wipeout for Aug. 20, but that event will not take place.

     Originally, The Wipeout was planned to include a variety of games and activities, such as bingo, a karaoke contest and musical performances.    

  • Wind generator is installed

    The newly installed Windspire® located on the Inter-County Energy property at 1009 Hustonville Road in Danville gives new meaning to the old Bob Dylan tune, “Blowing in the Wind.” As hoped, the generator is producing both energy and interest in alternative energy sources.
    Jim Jacobus, president and CEO of Inter-County Energy, and his staff never tire of hearing the question about the unusual device located at the entrance to the cooperative’s community room: What is that and what does it do?

  • Participation in food program announced

    Central Kentucky Community Action announces participation in the Family Day Care Homes in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program administered by the Kentucky Department of Education.
    In accordance with the Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discrimination on basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability.
    Income guidelines for participants are:
    • Household size of one: $20,147 annually; $1,679 monthly; or $388 weekly.

  • Truitt named grants & development analyst


  • Tech center students build and sell home


  • Twenty-six students earn AP Scholar Awards

    The College Board’s Advanced Placement Program® (AP®) provides willing and academically prepared students with the opportunity to take rigorous college-level courses while still in high school, and to earn college credit, advanced placement, or both for successful performance on the AP Exams. About 18 percent of the more than 1.9 million students worldwide who took AP Exams performed at a sufficiently high level to also earn an AP Scholar Award.
    The College Board recognizes several levels of achievement based on students’ performance on AP Exams.

  • Orientation helps students get acquainted


    Ninety-seven freshmen filled the halls of Bethlehem High School on July 27 for freshmen orientation.  
    Students spent the afternoon getting acquainted with fellow freshmen, finding their classrooms, meeting their teachers, and enjoying time with the Bethlehem family.
    Later in the evening, parents joined their students for dinner and an information session. Aug. 3 saw the beginning of school with 321 students, the largest enrollment in recent years.

  • 8-17 school menus

    Monday, Aug. 22: Pancake and sausage on a stick with maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Aug. 23: Scrambled eggs and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Aug. 24: Granola breakfast cookie and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, Aug. 25: Baked ham and biscuit or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.

  • 8-17-11 Church Briefs

    Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church invites you to AWANA. The program incorporates scripture learning with fellowship, worship time and game time. It is for ages second through sixth grade and meets Sunday night from 6:30 to 8 p.m. For more information or to register a child, contact Tracy Cochran at 699-9671 or Carol Reynolds at 692-1891.

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  • Aliceton Camp meeting begins Aug. 18

    The annual Aliceton Camp meeting will be held Thursday, Aug. 18 through Sunday, Aug. 28, at the Aliceton Camp, 657 Wards Branch Road, Gravel Switch. Services will be at 7 p.m.