City Of Monticello Offering Leaf Pickup Service Oct 27th - 31st
The City of Monticello will offer leaf pickup service from Monday, October
27th through Friday, October 31st. Call 348-0167 and give your name,
address, phone number, directions and number of bags to be picked up.
Wayne County Schools FCA Rally October 26th - 28th
Wayne County Schools FCA Rally will be held October 26th through the
28th at 6:30 nightly at First Baptist Church. A Christian Rock band,
"Uncaged Lion" will provide the music and Somerset's Victory Christian
Church youth pastor will be speaking. Services to be followed by Fields
of Faith on Wednesday, October 29th at Jewell Field. Local churches are
invited to dismiss their services and attend.
Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, 11/2/14
Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, November 2nd at 2am. Set your clocks BACK one hour.
Walk For Down Syndrome Awareness This Saturday
Kayley's Klub Walk for Down Syndrome Awareness will be held on
Saturday, October 25th at Memorial Park. Registration, a silent auction
and other activities begin at 10AM. The opening ceremony and one mile
fun walk starts at 11:30. The walk will be followed by a tenderloin meal
and fellowship. Registration of $20 per person includes a t-shirt and
meal. For more info - call Patty at 278-3866 or Trish at 872-0588.
14th Annual Safe Trick-or Treat Friday, Oct 31st
The 14th annual safe trick-or-treat at the ASPIRE CENTER is Friday, October 31st from 5-8pm. Any business, individual, church or civic organization interested in participating should contact the Aspire Center 340.9362 to secure a location for distributing treats.
Kentucky State Parks Roll Out Halloween Events In October
October is arriving, and that means the Kentucky State Parks will be
getting out the pumpkins and goblin decorations as they prepare for
one of the most popular times of the year – Halloween.
General Burnside State Park, Burnside
Halloween activities Oct. 24-25
Come to the park if you dare for a “spooktacular” fun-filled weekend.
Special activities for campers only include site-to-site trick-or-treating,
a costume contest, pumpkin carving, campsite decorating, games and
much more. For campers only. Call 606-561-4104.
Cumberland Falls State Resort Park, Corbin
Tour of Terror, Oct. 24-25
Most people see the falls during the daylight hours, but after dark
anything can happen. There are numerous stories told about frightful
and supernatural happenings around the falls area. Our naturalist
guides will take you on a tour of Cumberland Falls that you will never
forget. Not recommended for children under 10. Your adventure will
begin at the visitor center near the falls. Tours 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tickets
are $10. Call 606-528-4121.
Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park, Burkesville
Halloween Haunted Celebration, Oct. 24-25
Dale Hollow Lake will be hosting its Halloween Haunted Celebration
Oct. 24-25. Activities include a costume contest, trick-or-treating,
hayrides, hot chocolate and coffee, campsite decorations and more.
Expect a fun-filled weekend for all. Call 800-325-2282.
Entries Now Being Accepted For Chamber's Christmas Parade
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.
Fundraising Fishing Tournament At Conley Bottom 11/22/14
A fundraising King of the Mountain Fishing Tournament featuring $10,000
dollars in cash and prizes will be held on Saturday, November 22nd at
Conley Bottom. It's a $200 dollar per boat buddy tournament with a
free cookout after the event for all fishermen. All proceeds go to Youth
Athletics in Southeast, Kentucky. Call Brent at 606-233-1080 for more
information on registration.
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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