November 20, 2008
Chapter 1828 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association met at 6 p.m. on Oct. 28 at the Taste of China. Harry Mason was the guest speaker. He spoke on the subject of the renewed activities by Russia and the effect they have on the U.S. and the several nations that became independent after the Soviet Union underwent significant transformations. Present for the meeting were Gayle Rees, Charlotte Rees, Julia Dever, Donald Spillman, Neville Bowman, Fred Dulin, Teresa Dulin, Elbert Powell, Evelyn Powell, Ann C. Hall, Will Bentley, Cindy Bentley, Jim Fehr, Bob Larkey, Garrett Brown, Serena Brown, Doris Gish, Billye Jean Stigall, Otella Witt, R.B. Omohundro, Lila Omohundro, Stoner Parsons, Helen Parsons, Billie Scrivner, Jean Brandenburg, Larry Bosco, Janice Taulbee, Audrey King, Betty Hollon, Dolores Tabor, Wanda Bachman, Herman Butler, Nancy Butler, Harry Mason and Nancy Mason.
May 24, 2008
Chapter 1828 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association met at 6 p.m. April 22 at Taste of China. Dr. Emily Settle, D.M.D., and Steve Taylor were the guest speakers for the meeting. They shared stories from their mission trip to Cambodia and provided a slide show of pictures. While in Cambodia, Dr. Settle did dental work on students at a school and on children at an orphanage.Present at the meeting were Gayle H. Rees, Charlotte B. Rees, Floyd Gibbs, Pat Gibbs, Doris Gish, Billye Jean Stigall, Betty Hollon, Audrey King, Philip Jackson, R.B. Omohundro, Stoner Parsons, Helen Parsons, Ruby Lenox, Geneva Lenox, Jane Larkey, Janice Taulbee, Elizabeth Bunch, Billie Scrivner, Jean Brandenburg, Charles Tingle, Velma Tingle, Verne Orndorff, Don Henry, George Chalfant, Elizabeth Chalfant, Donald Spillman, Will Bentley, Cindy Bentley, Jim Fehr, Otella Witt, Garrett Brown, Julian Hazelrigg, Emily Settle, Kali Settle, Steve Taylor and Gail Tingle.
November 10, 2008
AARP met Oct. 31 at 6 p.m. at the Generations Center. The regular potluck dinner was held with 45 in attendance. Audrey King and Carolyn Steagall were recognized for their October birthdays. Wilma Ballard gave the prayer for others and the blessing for the meal. There were a few reports and then the monthly auction was held. All the money from this and any other fundraisers during the year will be donated to different charities at Christmas. Those attending were Betty Ballard, Garland Roe, Gerri Roe, Bonnie Hudson, Clyde Hudson, Gib Anderson, Linda Anderson, Velma Miller, Ron Blackburn, Larry Bosco, Louise Kohl, Clyde Kohl, Mary Rupsis, Joseph Rupsis, Carolyn Steagall, Jean Pasley, Vesteen Pasley, Gladys Hammonds, Wilma Ballard, Joe Ballard, Irene Lowry, Pauline Perdue, Roy Mills, Al Yeager, Jean Vaughn, Donna Patzer, H. Cubbison, Pauline Mack, Dorothy Moberly, Audrey King, Mae Belle Martin, Paul Blackwell, Judy Blackwell, Don Rose, Janet Rose, Jessie Stapleton, Rosemary Rice, Colista Ledford, June Curtis, Lenora Lovings, Pat Brown, Elizabeth Gay, James Gay, Jim Crowell and Jean Crowell.
November 12, 2009
Casey commodities to be distributed Commodities will be distributed to income-eligible Casey County residents 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday at the Casey County Recycling Center, 1175 Campbellsville St., Liberty. Recipients are asked to bring their own containers. This is a change in the usual distribution day because of Veteran's Day on Wednesday. The date was incorrect in a previously published announcement. Garrard band going to national competition LANCASTER ?
July 8, 2009
THURSDAY, JULY 9 ? Movie night, "The Flim Flam Man," Clark County Public Library, 6:30 p.m. Call 744-5661 to register. Free popcorn and sodas available. ? Clark County-Winchester Heritage Commission meeting, 4 p.m., Holly Rood. ? Boonesboro Lions Club meeting, clubhouse, Ford Hampton Road. Potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m., followed by the business meeting at 7. Induction of officers for the new year will be conducted by Lion Carolyn Chism. ? Bluegrass Heritage Museum, 217 S. Main St., Second Thursday Program, 6:30 p.m. FRIDAY, JULY 10 ?
August 28, 2008
TODAY - The High Stakes League bowling league season will begin at 6:30 p.m. - AARP Chapter 632 meeting at the Generations Center, 32 Meadow St., at 6 p.m. There will be a potluck dinner and entertainment by members. FRIDAY, AUG. 29 - Winchester Rotary Club meeting at noon at the Winchester Country Club. - Pee Wee's Jazz and Blues Place, 209 Madison Ave., will be offering a free line dance class, taught by Barbara Commodore from 8 to 10 p.m. for adults only.
January 14, 2008
Jan. 14, 1983 Earlier this week, Robert L. Baldwin, an engineer, and James Baker, and Dick Yeary, engineering aides, were on top of The Winchester Sun building preparing to shoot the North Star to get a true north reading. Data obtained in the reading will be utilized to aim a satellite dish at Western Union's Westar III satellite. Once the dish is in lace atop The Sun building, the newspaper will receive news from the Associated Press via satellite rather than the conventional telephone land line.
June 21, 2007
TODAY - Winchester Lions Club, annual potluck picnic, installation of officers and awards presentation, 5:30 p.m., Lions Club Park, C-G. Stephenson Drive and Forest Avenue. - Officers of the Harold Glenn Epperson MOH Detachment 1113 of the Marine Corps League, 6 p.m., City Hall. - Winchester Chess Club, 6 p.m., College Park gym, Wheeler Avenue. - Water Works Park!, vacation Bible school, 6-8:30 p.m., Calvary Baptist Church, 204 French Ave. - "Mysteries of the Spirit World," 6:30 p.m. by author, paranormal investigator and spiritual teacher, Linda Prather, using a video presentation and a discussion of auras, ghosts, ESP, orbs and spirit guides.
May 16, 2007
NARFE MEETINGThe chapter 1828 of the National Association for Retired and Active Federal Employees (NARFE) will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, at the Clark County Fish and Game Club for a potluck dinner and auction. CANCELLATION The luncheon meeting of the Clark County High School Class of 1953, scheduled Thursday at Gaunce's Deli, has been canceled due to the death of Doris Estes Thornberry, a class member. ABSENTEE VOTING The Clark County Clerk's office will be open during regular office hours for absentee voting from now through May 21 for eligible voters that will be out of the county all day on Election Day, May 22. The office also will be open from 9 a.m. until noon Saturday, May 19. Voters with disabilities that confine them to home, hospital or nursing homes, may apply for a mailed paper ballot through May 15 by calling 745-0280.
February 16, 2008
RETIRED TEACHERS TO MEET Clark County Retired Teachers will meet at noon on Feb. 19 at Taste of China Restaurant. County Judge-Executive Henry Branham will address the group on special programs planned for Clark County within the next few years. TOURISM COMMISSION The Winchester-Clark County Tourism Commission will meet at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 2 S. Maple St. On the agenda are discussions of the World Equestrian Games, the commission's new Web site and publications, the Civil War Fort at Boonesboro, a grant proposal, a Kentucky Tourism Council conference bid and the Oct. 4 Scarecrow Festival.