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Closings In Connection With Thanksgiving Holiday
The Wayne County Health Dept and Wayne Public Library will be closed
this Thursday and Friday, November 27th and 28th. The Library will
reopen Saturday morning at 8:30.
Property Tax 2% Discount Extended Til December 3rd
The Wayne County Sheriff's Dept will be closed til Monday, December
1st for the Thanksgiving Holiday. The deadline for paying property
taxes with the 2% discount has been extended til December 3rd.
Payment mailed with postmark of the 3rd will also be accepted.
Extension Office Christmas Open House Friday, December 5th
The Wayne County Extension Office will celebrate 100 years of service
with a Christmas Open House on Friday, December 5th from 10 til 2
at their office building behind the Monticello Post Office. Christmas
trees will be decorated for each program area and refreshments will
be served.
KSP Cram The Cruiser Food Drive Now Underway
The Kentucky State Police Post 11, in London fifth annual ‘Cram the
Cruiser’ food drive today campaign continues through Dec. 16th.
It's designed to collect non perishable food items for needy families.

The food will be distributed to shelters, churches or other organizations
serving those in need during the holiday season. Suggested donations
include canned fruit and vegetables, canned meat, macaroni and cheese, cereal, peanut butter, jelly, canned soups, chili or spaghetti sauce, brownie
and cake mixes, coffee, water, powdered milk and juices. Last year KSP collected 124,000 pounds of food. Donations can be dropped off at the Kentucky State Police Post 11 in London.

Fundraising Christmas Expo In Albany Saturday, December 6th
The 2nd Annual Christmas Countdown Expo will be held at the Clinton
County Community Center at 110 North Spring Street in Albany on
Saturday, December 6th from 10 til 6 Central Time. Fore more info -
call 606-307-2092.

44th Annual Kiwanis Radio Auction Continues Thanksgiving Night
The 44th Annual Kiwanis Radio Auction will be held on WKYM FM 101.7
on Thursday, November 27th from 6 til 10PM. Numerous items will be
available including UK basketball tickets, country hams, gift certificates
and much more. For more info or to bid and buy items, call 348-0490.
A portion of the proceeds will go to Christmas charities.
KSP Now Taking Applications For Their 93rd Academy Class
The Kentucky State Police is now taking applications for its 93rd Academy Class scheduled to begin May 24th, 2015. Interested applicants should visit the KSP website at

Information available on the website includes an outline of the application process, a list of minimum requirements and disqualifications, a downloadable application form with a list of supporting documents required, a downloadable study guide for the written test, physical standards requirements and a list of the following testing dates, times and locations.

For more information - applicants may call toll-free to (866) 360-3165 during office hours from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday
or leave a message any other time.

All application materials must be completed and returned to the KSP Recruitment Branch at 919 Versailles Road, Frankfort, KY 40601 no later than December 31st.
Annual Burnside Christmas Parade is December 13
Annual Burnside Christmas Parade – Highway 27, Downtown Burnside, 1pm. Enjoy this annual parade through historic downtown Burnside. Call 606-561-7117 or visit for more information.
Annual Spirit of Giving Tree Lighting Ceremony at The Center
The Center for Rural Development 2292 S. Hwy 27 5:30pm-7:00pm. Join The Center for Rural Development for a night of family entertainment and music at the annual Spirit of Giving tree lighting, a free community event and holiday tradition at The Center. Holiday music by the Bell Tones, a visit from Santa and an encore performance of “Frosty the Snowman”. Bring canned and nonperishable food items to put in Santa’s sleigh for God’s Food Pantry. Call 606-677-6000 or visit for more information.
Festival of Trees at the Brown-Lanier House Canceled
The Festival of Trees at the Brown-Lanier House at Mill Springs for December 12th - 14th has been canceled.
Entries Accepted For Chamber's Christmas Parade Til This Friday
The Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for their 44th Annual Christmas Parade to be held Friday, December 5th at 6PM. The theme - ”I’ll Be Home
For Christmas‘’. This year’s Grand Marshal will honor our World War II Veterans. Businesses, clubs, organizations, schools, churches and others
are encouraged to participate by building a float unit, or entering a vehicle promoting their business or organization. Contact the Chamber office or
the Mayor’s office as soon as possible for registration information. Entry's
must be submitted by Friday, November 28th.
Defensive Action Against Drugs Meets 4th Thursday
Defensive Action Against Drugs (DAAD) meets the fourth Thursday of
each month at 6:30PM at the ASPIRE Center. Anyone may attend the
meeting and help with and learn about substance abuse.
Contact Person For Veterans Due Service Metals
Any Veteran who has earned service medals while serving in the
U.S. Military and has not received their medals is asked to contact
Bill Rutherford. You will need a copy of your DD-214 to request
your medals. Call Bill at 340-3142.
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