Local briefs for Oct. 2, 2016
Published 8:52 am Monday, October 3, 2016
City meetings rescheduled
The Oct. 4 Winchester Board of Commissioners meeting has been rescheduled from 5:30 p.m. to 10 a.m. The Oct. 3 Winchester Licensing Board has been canceled and rescheduled for 5 p.m. Oct. 10.
Sylvania retirees meeting Oct. 11
Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram/UAW retirees will meet for a short meeting at the Union Hall at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, and travel to Natural Bridge Park for lunch at 11:30. All Winchester Sylvania retirees and former employees are always welcome to join us for lunch.
Grimes is featured artist
The Winchester Black History and Heritage Committee is sponsoring featured artist Le Datta Grimes and “Words to Live By,” at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, at the Bluegrass Heritage Museum. Grimes is an award-winning newspaper journalist whose work has appeared in national magazines such as People and Newsweek. She is a PhD candidate at the University of Kentucky, where her research includes early 20th Century African communities and Rosenwald schools.
Class of 1948 meeting
The Clark County High School Class of 1948 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Maddie’s on Main.
Extension District audit available online
The Clark County Extension District Board’s most recent audit and adopted budget can be viewed any time on the Department for Local Government’s Public Portal website at https://kydlgweb.ky.gov/Entities/specDistSearch.cfm. To view the most recent financial statement, please visit the Clark County Extension Office, 1400 Fortune Drive, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Campbell YSC council meeting
The Campbell Junior High Youth Service Center advisory council will meet at 11 a.m. Monday in the family resource center room.
Zoning adjustments special meeting
The Winchester-Clark County Board of Zoning Adjustments will have a special meeting and public hearing at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, in the city commission chambers at Winchester City Hall.
County pay grade committee meetings
The Clark County Fiscal Court’s classification and pay grade committee has called the following special meetings for county employees:
— 8 a.m. Monday at Clark County Fire Department Station 1 for fire department employees
— 8 a.m. Wednesday at Clark County Animal Shelter for shelter employees
— 9 a.m. Wednesday at Clark County Animal Shelter for home incarceration employees
— 8 a.m. Oct. 18 at Clark County Road Department for department employees.
First Settlers meeting Oct. 11
The sixth meeting for residents of the Ford and Kentucky River area will be at 6 p.m. Oct. 11 at the First Settlers House on Old Boonesboro Road.
Community Ed classes
The following Community Education classes will begin in the next two weeks:
— Yoga Fitness, 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 5 to Nov. 16, $25.
— Bellydance Fitness, 7:15 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 5 to Nov.16, $30.
— Book Making (for children ages 10 – 16), Thursdays, Oct. 6-20, 5-7 p.m., $25
Registration and payment are required two business days in advance. Location of class is disclosed upon registration. Contact Community Education at 745-3946 or firstname.lastname@example.org or 24 W. Lexington Ave., Ste. 220 (inside Kentucky Bank).
GriefShare starts Monday
GriefShare starts Monday at Calvary Christian Church, building 6. GriefShare is a special seminar and support group for people grieving the loss of someone close. GriefShare is a non-denominational group. Fore more information, call Dickie Everman at 744-0817.
The Raney reunion will be Saturday at the Ruckerville Church of Christ. A potluck luncheon will be served at 1 p.m. Tableware will be furnished. All family and friends are invited. Contact Wanda McCord at 744-8914 with questions.