Winchester Chorale Christmas concert is coming and more community news

Published 5:00 pm Monday, November 21, 2022

Solar Work Shop

The Utility Scale Solar Workshop for Public Officials and Community Leaders will take place on Thursday, Dec. 15th. It has been rescheduled from its original Nov. 2nd date. The event will take place at the Clark County Public Library located at 370 S. Burns Avenue in Winchester and is hosted by the Center for Energy Education, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and a center for renewable energy research, education, and community development. Workshop topics include environmental and safety impacts of solar technology, economic impacts of utility-scale solar projects, legal considerations for landowners.

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The Winchester Chorale will present its Christmas concert on Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. and Dec. 4 at 2:30 at First Baptist Church at 32 E. Lexington Ave. in Winchester

Winchester Christmas Parade

The Winchester Christmas Parade will be on Dec. 3 starting at 6 p.m. with the tree lighting and then the parade down Main Street. Santa, floats and sweet treats will be available afterward on Depot Street starting at 7:30 p.m.

BCTC is hiring

Bluegrass Community & Technical College in Winchester is hiring adjunct faculty for the spring and fall 2023 in content areas such as Spanish, Music, Biology, Nursing, and Math. Contact Bruce Manley at

Santa Clause is coming to town

On Sunday, Dec. 18th at 4:00 p.m., Abettor Brewing Company at 128 N. Highland St welcomes Santa Clause, Mrs. Clause, and Hank the Horse! New and gently used toys will be collected Monetary donations will also be accepted. These toys are free and open to all children from Clark County. Drop off-location is South Main Street Grocery and Grill at 385 South Main Street.

WMU will be closed for Thanksgiving

WMU will be closed on Thursday, November 24th & Friday, November 25 in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday. Solid Waste services will be collected on Wednesday, November 23 for WMU customers that have collection on these days. Please have the curbits and items to be collected to the curb by 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 23. If you should have any questions, please contact the Solid Waste Department at (859) 744-1170.