Local briefs for Feb. 1, 2017

Published 8:12 am Wednesday, February 1, 2017


In a story that appeared in Tuesday’s edition of the Winchester Sun, Laura Freeman was incorrectly identified as the owner of the Laura’s Lean Beef Brand. She is actually the former owner of the brand.

Retired school lunchroom manager meeting

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The Retired School Lunchroom Managers group will meet at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7 at Kentucky Fried Chicken on Carol Road.

Dementia and Alzheimer’s caregivers support group

There will be an Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care support group meeting at 6 p.m. on the second Monday of each month at First United Methodist Church on South Main Street. Any caregiver is welcome to attend meetings. Meetings will include discussions about topics pertinent to Alzheimers or Dementia care and open discussion among caregivers. For more information, contact Sandra Johnson at 859-293-2968.

Clark County GOP meeting Saturday

The Clark County Republicaan Party will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at Golden Corral. The speaker Tim Gilliam of Americans for Prosperity. All registered Republicans are welcome.

Clark Homemaker Council meeting

The Clark County Homemaker Council will meet at noon Tuesday, Feb. 7, at the Clark County Extension Office, 1400 Fortune Drive.

Sylvania retirees meeting Feb. 14

Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram/UAW retirees will gather for lunch 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, at the Broadway Café in Winchester. All Winchester Sylvania retirees and former employees are welcome for lunch. If Clark County Schools are closed because of weather, the group will NOT gather for lunch.

Nurse aide classes to be offered 

Community Education is offering a state registered nurse aide class this spring. Classes begin March 7 and continue through May 21. Classes will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuition is $280 and is due by Feb. 24. Contact Community Education at 859-745-3946 or clark.comm.ed@gmail.com or 24 W. Lexington Ave., Ste. 220 (inside Kentucky Bank) for more information or to register. Full details are available at http://teach.clarkschools.net/Depts/CommEd or communityedclarkcounty on Facebook.