Cars for a Cause
NAMI Lincoln and Garrard Counties (National Alliance on Mental Illness)s will hold a Car Show on Sunday, Oct. 1 on Main Street in Stanford from 1 to 5 p.m. 50/50 drawing. Top 50, Best Ford, GM, Mopar, Best of Show, Top two motorcycles, top two rat rods, top two trucks. 100 dash plaques for the first 100 entries. Food vendors available. For more information, call Debbie Rowe at 606-365-9920, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Auction Sale for Winterfest Toys
There will be an Auction Sale on Saturday, Aug. 19 from 12 noon to 5 p.m. at Lincoln County Fairgrounds for the Winterfest Toys for Kids. Modern Woodsmen of America will match all proceeds made. No clothing please. We need quality items in order to reach our goal. Vehicles, jewelry, antiques, etc. Auctioneer will be Ernie Lear. Bring donated items to the Lincoln County Fairgrounds Aug. 19 from 8:30 a.m. until 12 noon. Send cash donation to Winterfest Toys for Kids, 7255 Hwy. 1247, Waynesburg, Ky. 40489.
LC Blood Drive
The Lincoln County community will hold a blood drive on Thursday, Aug. 17 from noon until 7 p.m. in the basement of Lincoln County Farm Bureau, 100 Ag Way in Stanford. Photo ID is now required of all donors. Register to win Fly Me to Orlando (2 roundtrip tickets, 2 nights at Crowne Plaza Universal Hotel, and 2 passes to Universal Studios). There will also be 3 sets of (2) tickets to Dollywood given away.
New Women's Chorus auditions
A new Women's Chorus under the direction of Barbara Hall, director of Choral Ensembles at Centre College and the Danville Summer Singers, will begin rehearsals this fall on Thursday evenings from 7 to 9 p.m., with a concert in late November or early December. Auditions for this group will be on two Saturdays: August 19 or 26. Rehearsals and auditions will be in room 114 of Grant Hall in the Norton Center for the Arts on the Centre College campus. A prepared solo is not necessary but singing a favorite hymn or folk song would be helpful. The audition should not take more than 15 minutes. Women age 15 and older are eligible. The goal is to have 20-35 singers who enjoy making music in a variety of styles. Please email the conductor (email@example.com) or phone her at 238-5431 to schedule an audition.
Annual Selby Reunion
All Selbys, Selbys by marriage or descendants are invited to the 28th Annual Selby reunion on Sunday, Sept. 3 at the Russell Co. Sportsman/Deer Club. Turn at Hwy. 127 and 619 beside Arby's restaurant in Russell Springs. Travel approximately 1 1/8 mile and turn right at Russell County Deer Club sign. Note: Direction signs will be present. Bring enough food for your family. Drinks and table service will be furnished. Lunch served at 12:30 cst. Come early for fellowship. Entertainment provided. Any questions, call Peggy Galloway (859-236-0816), Linda Simmons (270-384-4124), Dennis Selby (270-384-4942), or reunion building, Russell County Sportsman Club (270-866-2036).
Crab Orchard Park looking for teams
Crab Orchard Parks and Recreation is looking for teams! We are going to have an open fall league at the Crab Orchard Ballpark this fall. If you have a men or co-ed team for our league, call either Jimmy Dyehouse at 355-2989 or Mac Dunn at 355-7403. Starting date will be August 14.
Habitat for Humanity Golf Scramble
The 2nd annual Lincoln County Habitat for Humanity Golf Scramble will be held Aug. 26 at the Dix River Country Club. Shotguns start at 9 a.m. Contact Jamie Leigh at 365-7883.
Stanford EMS & Rescue, Inc., will be hosting an EMT class beginning Sept.1. Anyone interested in the class needs to call 606-365-2833 or 365-2957 or you can stop by the building and pick up an application at 100 South Second Street, Stanford.
Crab Orchard Farmers' Market