National Guard Supper
Charlie Company will have a soup bean supper on Oct. 24 at 5 p.m. at the Ravenna Armory. All former, present and retired personnel are invited to attend. Call 606-723-3238 or 606-723-7618.
Relay for Life 2010
Please join us at the “Kickoff” meeting for Estill County Relay For Life 2010. If you are interested in starting a Relay team, or want to participate in the planning, please attend. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 20, at 6:30 p.m. in the Citizen’s Guaranty Bank Community Room. Refreshments will be served. Come on out and bring a friend. Let’s all work together to make this the best Relay ever!!
Board of Health
There will be a Board of Health meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 20 at noon at Cedar Village Restaurant.
Police Department Reception
The Irvine Police Department would like to invite everybody who helped make getting Dozer (the drug dog) possible to a thank you reception at Irvine City Hall on Monday, Oct. 19 from 1-3 p.m. We will be recognizing several individuals for their overwhelming generosity at 1 p.m. in the city council chambers with a reception and chance to meet Dozer to follow.
The Estill/Powell counties Kentucky ASAP (Agency on Substance Abuse Policy) Board will be providing a series of five parenting classes for free. Leaders will use the evidence-based curriculum, Guiding Good Choices, geared for parents and caregivers of children ages 9-14 years of age. Classes will be held every Tuesday at the Ravenna Church of the Nazarene from 6:30-8 p.m. beginning Oct. 27 and concluding on Nov. 23. For more information and to register, call Sharon Hensley at 723-7187 or April Stone at Kentucky River Foothills at 723-6629.
The First Annual Kentucky River Cornhole Classic, sponsored by American Legion Post #79 and the Estill County Chamber of Commerce will be at the American Legion Post, 730 Millers Creek Road, Ravenna Sunday, Oct. 18. Registration begins at 1 p.m.; first bags thrown at 2 p.m. There will be concessions, bike show, classic car cruise-in, inflatables, raffles, fun for the whole family. Join the Legion for a day of honoring the service men and women with food, fun, prizes and cornhole. Active military eat free with valid ID. For more information contact the Chamber office at 606-723-2450 or visit www.KYRiverCornhole.info. All ages and skill levels are welcome to compete for the title of Estill County’s Cornhole Champion. Tournament is sanctioned by the American Cornhole Association.
ECHS Class of 1978
Attention: Invitation to all members of the Class of 1978 to create an account on Facebook. This is a fun and convenient way to stay in touch with friends and to make it easier in planning future class reunions. Please spread the word to anyone you know; help make this happen.
The annual First/Third Brigade dinner and reunion will be at the Cedar Village Restaurant Nov. 6 at 6 p.m. This year General David Evans and CSM Ted Long, Ms. Deborah A. Ashley will receive the John Graham Administrative Award. Come prepared to roast them and have fun. Dress will be casual. Spouses are welcome to attend., Individuals will purchase their own meal. RSVP by Oct. 20; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (859) 986-9235; or write: PO Box 1165 Berea KY 40403.
Twin City Kruzers
The Twin City Kruzers will have a 50″-60″s sock hop and Halloween party Oct. 24 from 6 p.m. to midnight at the Masonic Lodge on Broadway. Prizes will be given for best costumes, hula hoop and dance contest. There will be a silent auction. Price is $3 each or $5 couple; children 12 and under, free. Boot Scootin’ entertainment by Wes Thomas.
Anyone who worked at Kroger in Irvine is invited to a luncheon at Cedar Village Oct. 17 at 1 p.m. If you have any questions call 859-200-6233.
IHS Class of 1945
The Irvine High School Class of 1945 will hold their 64th reunion on Saturday, Oct. 17 at Cedar Village Restaurant. The group will begin meeting around 5 p.m. with dinner around 6:30 p.m.
Madison County Alzheimer’s Family Caregiver training program is for those who have a friend or family member who has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. Local and statewide experts in aging and Alzheimer’s care will present on Alzheimer’s disease, caregiving basics, legal decisions, and how to care for the caregiver. The program will be on Friday, Oct. 16 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Madison County Extension Office. Registration is $10 and includes lunch. Registration is required; call 1-800-272-3900.
The Body Fitness Exercise classes led by Sister Loretta Spotila, RN will meet in the gym of the Central Office Building , 253 Main Street. These classes use gentle exercise and movement and are designed to build strength and flexibility. Classes are held on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. For more information call 723-8505.
American Legion Post 79 will have a spaghetti dinner at 6 p.m. and Halloween dance at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 31. Cost is $10 per person. Proceeds will benefit Jack McIntosh.
Boy Scout Round Up
Boy Scout Troop 144 invites all 11 year old and older boys to come check out the Boy Scouts. If you enjoy the outdoors, camping hiking, archery, and many other activities, then you need to check us out at our meeting every Monday from 6:30-8 p.m. at the courthouse at 6:30 p.m. For more information check out the new website at Irvinetroop144.ScoutLander.com or call Travis Holton at 726-9265.
Class of 1994
The Class of 1994 will have their 15 year class reunion on Oct. 17 at 5 p.m. at the Estill County Fair Barn. If you are interested in attending contact Christy Brandenburg Kelly at 1-859-779 or email at clk email@example.com. The cost is $10 per graduate. PHope to see everyone there.
Old Time Day
The Estill County Historical and Genealogy Society will host their 9th annual Old Time Day Oct. 17 at the museum on Broadway beginning at 10 a.m. There will be corn grinding, soup beans and corn bread, hit and miss engines, music and displays of crafts. Everyone is invited.
IHS Class of 1947-48
Irvine High School classes of 1947-48 will have a reunion on Wednesday, Oct. 28 at Cedar Village Restaurant starting at 11:30 a.m. Those planning to attend, please contact: Eugene Bush 723-3662, Wanda Wilson 723-2418, Juelma Blackwell 723-3416, or Peg Wilson 723-2232.
Estill County Library
The Estill County Public Library and the Estill County schools have expanded their popular online tutoring program, Live Homework Help to include more services for every member of the community. To access the service visit the library’s website at www.estillcountylibrary.org and enter your Live Homework Help card number. To obtain a card number, visit the Estill County Public Library or call 606-723-2181, ext. 226.
Financial Peace Classes
Financial Peace Classes meet every Wednesday for 12 weeks from now to Dec. 2 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Estill County Library. To register call 859-624-4116, ext. 306. There is no cost to residents of Estill, Powell, Madison or Clark counties (a service of foothills CAP).
The Estill County Community Food Bank needs to stock the shelves of the pantry. A collection container will be located in the Extension Office and other places where donations of non-perishable items (canned, boxed foods, etc.) may be dropped off. Please help support this worthy program to help the less fortunate.
Mommie and Me
Mommie and Me Storytime groups will be every Wednesday at 10 a.m. and every Friday at 10:30 a.m. These groups are for children ages 2 through 5. Bring your child to the library for a story, an art activity, and a snack. Call 723-3030 for more information.