"This process provides one way we can show our appreciation for the great work taking place in classrooms," said Superintendent Pam Rogers.
Nomination forms are available at any school front office or on the district web site at www.boyle.k12.ky.us. Forms should be returned to the school front office or mailed to Teacher of the Year, Boyle County Board of Education, 352 N. Danville Bypass, Danville 40422.
For further information, call (859) 236-6634 ext. 3272.
Rape crisis center needs volunteers
The Danville and Nicholasville offices of the Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center need hospital advocacy volunteers.
A four-day training has been scheduled in Lexington as follows: 5:30 to 8 p.m. Jan. 21; 9:30-4:30 p.m. Jan. 22; and 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 29 and Feb. 5. The training is comprehensive and presented in a casual style with guidance and support from professional staff.
When the volunteers are trained, they will meet victims of sexual assault at local hospitals or police stations in a five-county area including Boyle, Lincoln, Mercer and Garrard counties; provide referrals for follow-up services; and assist with community awareness campaigns by distributing agency information or managing community information fair booths.
Volunteers must make a six-month commitment and must be 20 years old with transportation. The training is free.
To volunteer, call the Rape Crisis Center hotline at 1-800-656-4673 or the Danville office at (859) 236-4445, or the Nicholasville office at (859) 881-5110.
Junction City Council seated
JUNCTION CITY - Mayor G.G. Harmon administered the oath of office to newly-elected council members Jim Douglas, Dewayne Taylor, Donnie Goode, Ron Pemberton, Scott Terry and Kenny Baldwin on Dec. 28.
The City Council will have its first meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday at City Hall.
Lodge to have breakfast
LANCASTER - Lancaster Masonic Lodge 104 will have a country ham and egg breakfast from 8 to10 a.m. Saturday. Proceeds go to lodge charities.
The time of the boot camp exercise classes in the announcement Wednesday was incorrect. The time of the classes is 5:30 to 6:30 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday at McDowell Wellness Center.
Due to a reporter's error, a cutline in the Dec. 30 edition of The Advocate incorrectly identified Lincoln County firefighter Michael Hopkins, who responded to a vehicle accident on Crawford Lane.