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Local briefs for May 26, 2017

Clerk’s office closed Memorial Day 

Clark County Clerk Michelle Turner’s office will be closed Saturday and Monday in observance of Memorial Day. Regular hours will resume Tuesday, May 31.

Marine Corps League meeting Saturday

Harold G. Epperson MOH Marine Corps League Detachment No. 1113 will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at Winchester City Hall.

Community open house scheduled at Holly Rood 

There will be a community open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, June 11, at Holly Rood, 28 Beckner St. Everyone is welcome.

Bluegrass Heritage Museum trolley tours scheduled

The Bluegrass Heritage Museum Trolley Tours will continue May 30 with a visit to First Baptist Church on Highland Street and Broadway Christian Church to learn about history and preservation efforts.

Reservations are required by calling the Bluegrass Heritage Museum at 745-1358 between noon and 4 p.m. The tour is $10. The bus will leave the museum at 5:30 p.m. Arrive early to pay for your tour and board the bus.

Applications accepted for CAIP 

Applications are now available for Clark County County Agriculture Investment Program sign-ups through May 30. Applications for money for farm improvements can be picked up from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Clark County Conservation District Office, 667 Tech Drive. For more information, call Angie Embry at 744-2322.

Flag retirement ceremony is Saturday

The Central Kentucky Coon Hunters Association will have its annual flag retirement and veteran appreciation ceremony at 6 p.m. Saturday at the club’s property at 3601 Pine Ridge Road. A meal will be at 6 p.m. followed by the flag retirement ceremony at 7 p.m. For more information, call 771-0866. It is open to the public.