News Briefs for May 9

May 09, 2004

Economic Summit follow-up is Thursday

A meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday to follow up on the recommendations that came from the June 2003 Summit on the Economic Status of Kentucky's Women.

The meeting will be in the Keeneland Education Center, Building D, in the St. Joseph Office Park at the corner of Harrodsburg Road and Bob-o-Link Drive in Lexington. The program will be to review the recommendations from the Summit and decide which should be implemented in the Bluegrass region and make plans to work on them.

The meeting is sponsored by the Bluegrass Central Branch of the American Association of University Women and the Kentucky Commission on Women. For more information, to register to attend or to be put on a future contact list, contact Nancy Dicken, (859) 879-0955, or Sara Porter (859) 846-9062,


Lincoln Habitat for Humanity to host car show

Lincoln County Habitat for Humanity will host a car show 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday on Main Street in Stanford. Door prizes will be given and vendors are welcome. Contact Calvin Denham at (606) 365-7519 or Jamie Leigh at 365-7883 for more information.

Stanford Cruise-In season begins Friday

Stanford's Cruise-In season begins 6 p.m. Friday on Main Street. The first of six summer cruise-ins will be held from 6-10 p.m. The cruise-in will begin at 9:30 p.m. on West Main Street to Old Fort Road, Food Lion back to Wal-Mart and then end at Dairy Queen. Charlie Napier will D.J. the event.

All vendors are welcome, and may call (606) 365-4518 for an application. The event is sponsored by the Stanford Renaissance Main St. Program.


Boyle County Fiscal Court - 10 a.m. Monday in the fiscal courtroom. Items on the agenda include a proclamation for EMS and Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, a Goodwill proclamation, EMS budget workshop and Planning and Zoning quarterly report.

Boyle County Public Library Board of Trustees - 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the library.

Danville City Commission - 5:30 .m. Monday at city hall. Items on the agenda include a police officer memorial proclamation, skate park discussion, Community Arts Center update and America's Promise pdate. An executive session to discuss personnel, litigation and property acquisition is scheduled.

Danville Board of Education - 6 p.m. Monday at the board office meeting room. Items on the work session agenda include a tentative budget, staffing update, police officer grant, maintenance projects and board policies.

Garrard County Fiscal Court - 8 a.m. Thursday at the Garrard County Courthouse, special session.

Casey County Board of Education - 7 p.m. Monday at Phillips Elementary School. The agenda includes update on school renovations, and discussion of school calendar, grant applicatgions, school nurses and personnel. An executive session will be held for superintendent evaluation.

Casey County Hospital Board of Trustees - 8 p.m. Tuesday in the hospital conference room. The agenda includes discussion of a contract on the renovation and addition to the Primary Care Clinic.

Garrard County Fiscal Court - 7 p.m. Monday at Garrard County Courthouse.

Liberty City Council - 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at City Hall.

Lancaster City Council - 7 p.m. Monday at Lancaster City Hall, special meeting on municipal aid.

Lincoln County Fiscal Court - 9 a.m. Tuesday in the Old K.U./Courthouse Annex building.

Lincoln County School Board - 7 p.m. Thursday in the Central Office.


Natalie Bethlyn Pierce was born April 23 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Center to Lori and Shawn Pierce of Liberty. The parents' last name was incorrect in a birth list May 2.

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