Community News Briefs

Published 5:30 pm Monday, May 9, 2022

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• Lady Veterans Connect will host a Car, Truck and Motorcycle Show on Saturday, May 14, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m at 1400 Irvine Rd.
The entry fee is $20. Food will be available, and there will be a live DJ.
There will be a special class for children’s big wheels and battery-operated vehicles.
The non-profit is also hosting a musical on June 25 to raise awareness for post-traumatic stress disorder. Any musicians who are interested in performing should contact Phyllis Abbott at

• The Winchester campus of Bluegrass Community and Technical College–located at 2020 Rolling Hills Ln.–will host a job fair on Tuesday, May 10, from noon to 5 p.m.
Admission is free, and attendees are encouraged to “dress to impress” and bring their resumes.
Kyle’s Kitchen Food Truck will also be on-site for those wanting a bite to eat.

• BCTC-Winchester will also host a production of William Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” on May 12th and 13th in its amphitheater.
Both shows start at 7 p.m. and the doors open at 6.
Tickets are $10 and can be purchased by calling 859-425-2550.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair for seating.

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• More in-person absentee voting will be held at the Clark County Clerk’s office on the following dates: Tuesday and Wednesday, May 10 and 11, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on May 17 for the primary election. The following is a complete list of all polling stations in Clark County:
• Clark County Courthouse, 34 S. Main St.
• Campbell Junior High School, 620 Boone Ave.
• Strode Station Elementary, 1750 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
• Extension Office Annex, 1400 Fortune Dr.
• Rogers Parrish Clark County Station 3, 125 New Log Lick Rd. (for Goodes precinct only. Goodes precinct voters may also vote at any of the vote centers)
• The Robert D. Campbell theatre department put on its adaptation of “The Wizard of Oz from April 29 to May 1.
• The 2022 king and queen of the George Rogers Clark High School prom were Phillip Watts and Sophia Watts.

• The Winchester-Clark County Chamber of Commerce will host Beer Cheese Food Week from May 23-29. A variety of local restaurants will offer their spin on the local delicacy. For more information, visit the chamber’s website,

• Clark Regional Medical Center as will dedicate a community art exhibition,“Of Thee, I Sing” on May 12 at noon. The exhibition is a public art project that invites area residents to consider a new understanding of their past and a vision for their future.
Artist Marjorie Guyon and photographer Patrick J. Mitchell collaborated to create 21 mages featuring Clark County residents. The project honors Hannah and Daniel, a mother and son enslaved in Clark County from 1810 through abolition. Hear from the artists, listen to songs from a local choir and see the art in person as we celebrate the diversity of our community. Boxed lunches will be provided. RSVP to Marsha Chism by calling 859.737.8559 or emailing