The Third Thursday Thing will take place at the Kentucky State University Research Farm from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m., Aug. 16.
The agenda for the MarketReady “Third Thursday” training will start at 9 a.m. and run until 3:15 p.m. It is as follows:
• Introduction and overview (9 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.)
• Selling to restaurants 1 (9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.)
• Break (10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.)
• Selling to restaurants 2 (10:45 a.m. - 12 p.m.)
• Lunch break (12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
Kentucky State Fair
Kentucky State Fair tickets are here at the Marion County Extension Office for those who entered a 4H project at the Kentucky State Fair. Stop by to pick yours up. Call (270) 692-2421 for more information.
After surviving a hot and record-breaking summer, school has now begun in Marion County. I know that school kids that are reading this are disappointed, but I am relieved that this has happened. I can't say the same for Jessica however, since she teaches fourth grade and had to head back to work.
Beginning May 1, 2012, House Bill 281 signed into law by Governor Steve Beshear, went into effect. The bill prevents student athletes from continuing to play if they experience a concussion or exhibit symptoms of a concussion. Kentucky was among 19 states petitioned by the National Football League and National Collegiate Athletic Association to support legislation to decrease the number of concussions suffered by student athletes.