Tuesday news briefs 0826

September 03, 2003

Benefit planned for woman with illness:

MACKVILLE - New Harmony Baptist Church will sponsor a benefit supper and gospel singing at 6 p.m. Thursday at Mackville Community Development Center in Washington County.

Proceeds will help eliminate some of the financial hardship that Michelle Holderman and her family have incurred because of her ongoing medical expenses. Holderman, who has been ill since 1994, suffers from Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome.

The menu includes a choice of hamburger, hotdog or ribeye, a vegetable, and a homemade dessert, and the price depends on what is ordered. The concert costs $6 in advance or $8 at the door. Rising country and gospel music start Jennifer Scott Pinkston will perform along with others.


Tickets are available at State Bank and Trust, Harrodsburg, or from church members. Call Jane Shewmaker at (859) 262-5513 or Debbie Settles at (859) 336-9065 for more information.

Family reunions planned for Saturday:

The French and Mary Robertson family reunion will be 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday at Jacobson Park in Lexington, shelter 2. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m.

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STANFORD - The Simpson-Hayes family reunion will be Saturday at Boneyville ball park. A potluck lunch will begin at noon. Hay rides will follow. Family members are asked to bring gifts for prizes and for a silent auction to benefit the scholarship fund. Call Olivia Coffman at (606) 365-1423 for more information.


Danville City Commission - 7 a.m. Wednesday at city hall to discuss compliance with Environmental Protection Agency drinking water standards. |None***

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