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Wayne County Marching Band to share program August 1st
The award winning Wayne County High School Marching Band would like to invite the community to a public performance of their new program this Friday, August 1st at 5:00 p.m. in the high school parking lot (weather permitting).

The marching band students have participated in a two-week camp and are anxious to present “Hush,” their exciting new 2014 field show under the guidance of Band Director Andy Critz.

For the second year in a row, the students are playing an original arrangement by Ben Lee. Their drill is written by Cory Zilisch.

This year’s drum major is Natalie Humble.
Wayne County Schools Orientation Schedule
Walker Early Learning Center
• Morning Preschool—August 5 at 4 p.m.
• Afternoon Preschool—August 5 at 5:30 p.m.
• Kindergarten (Students with last names
starting with A-M)—August 4 at 4 p.m.
• Kindergarten (Students with last names
starting with N-Z)—August 4 at 5:30 p.m.

Bell Elementary
• First Grade—July 31 at 5 p.m.
• Second Grade—August 4 at 5 p.m.

Monticello Elementary
• Fourth Grade—July 29 at 6 p.m.
• Third Grade—July 31 at 6 p.m.
• Fifth grade—August 4 at 5:30 p.m.

Wayne County Middle School
• Sixth Grade—July 31 from 4 until 7 p.m.
• Seventh and Eighth Grade—August 4 from 4 until 7 p.m.

Wayne County High School—August 4 from 4 until 7 p.m.
Opening Day Welcome Back Program for Staff—August 4 at 1 p.m.–HS Gym
First Day of School—August 6
Back To School Bash At Aspire Center Friday, August 8th
Defensive Action Against Drugs will present their Annual Back to School Bash will be held Friday, August 8th from 6 til 9PM at the Aspire Center. All Wayne County students are welcome, and one parent must accompany all children,
12 and under. A laptop computer is the grand prize - with other door prizes. There will be free food, swimming, school supplies, drug free leaflets, inflatables and more. Numbers will be given out at 5PM.

There are many opportunities for community members to help before and
during the Back to School Bash. If you would like to volunteer, call 340-9362.
Learning To Control Diabetes Classes During October
Learning to control diabetes classes - step by step - will be held on
Tuesday's during October at the Wayne County Health Dept. For
more info or to sign up - call 348-9349, Ext 1166.
Heart Health Support Group Meeting Monday, August 11th
A Heart Health Support Group Meeting will be held on Monday, August
11th from 1 til 2 at the Wayne County Health Dept. Call 348-9349,
Ext 1166 to sign up. Sessions are free, but preregistration is required.
Wolf Creek opens up powerhouse for public tours
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District is offering the public free guided tours of Wolf Creek Powerhouse. Approximately 45 minutes in length, tours are scheduled again August 16, and September 6. The tours start at noon Central Time.

Registered participants are required to check in at the Powerhouse entrance gate located at the end of Dam Rd., Jamestown, KY 42629 (near Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery) 10 minutes before the tour start time.

Tour size is limited and is on a first-come, first-serve basis. All guests including minors are required to submit a request form at least seven days prior to the tour and receive an email confirmation from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District Security Office. To obtain a tour request form and to learn more about the tours rules and details, please call (606) 679-6337 or visit the Resource Manager’s Office at 855 Boat Dock Road Somerset, KY 42501. Forms can also be obtained at the Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery 50 Kendall Road. Jamestown, KY and any Corps operated Campground on Lake Cumberland. Also forms can be requested and sent via e-mail at
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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