The Logan County Agricultural Council is taking Phase I applications through June 9 at the extension office for tobacco settlement funds. Applications are available at the extension office, 726-6323.
LCHS SBDM elections
This is the final day to submit applications for two parent seats on the Logan County High School Site Based Decision Making Council for next year. Applications are available at the front office between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. The election will be held in Room 154 on Thursday, May 20 at 5:30 p.m. Members cannot be immediate relatives of any employee of the school.
RHS volleyball camp deadline
The Russellville High School volleyball team will conduct a volleyball camp for fourth through eighth graders (this year) May 25-29, except for Wednesday, from 5:30-7:30 at the RHS gym. Tee shirts will be furnished for those who pay their $40 registration fee by today. For information call Coach Maydeen Bailey at RHS (726-8421), Coach Eric Gorham at 726-9761 or Coach Kathy Thweatt at 726-3324.
Free blood pressure screening
Lifeline Home Health will offer free blood pressure screenings at the Ninth Street Houchens in Russellville from 11 a.m.-noon.
RHS golf meeting
Anyone interested in playing on the Russellville High School golf teams next fall is asked to attend an organizational meeting at 5 p.m. at RHS. This is for parents, too. Age and grade level are not a factor.
Free blood pressure screening
Lifeline Home Health will offer free blood pressure screenings at the Adairville Senior Center from 11 a.m.-noon.
RHS basketball camp deadline
The deadline for registering for the Russellville Basketball Camp for youngsters has been extended through today. Contact Coach Kendall at Stevenson, Mrs. Kelly at RMS, or coaches Todd or Swift at RHS.
Tree Board Meeting
The regular monthly meeting of the Russellville City Tree Board will held at 4 p.m., at the offices of Parks and Recreation Department on 190 South Winter Street.
RMS commencement, dance
The Russellville Middle School commencement will be held today, the last day for students in the city school system, at 6 p.m. A dance for eighth graders will be held in the RHS lobby from 7:30-10:30 p.m.
Tourist & Convention Commission
The regular meeting of the Logan County Tourist & Convention Commission will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the Logan County Chamber of Commerce office.
Photo contest deadline
The entry deadline for the Logan County Photo Contest is today. Only amateur photographers may enter. For a complete listing of rules, stop by the Chamber office. This contest is being sponsored by the Logan County Tourist & Convention Commission.
Bloodmobile at Living Word
The American Red Cross is having a bloodmobile at Living Word Church in Adairville from 1-6 p.m. Food and fellowship will be available.
Olmstead SBDM nominations
The Olmstead School PTO will take nominations for two parent representatives for the School Based Decision Making Council until 1 p.m. today.
Bloodmobile at Red Cross office
The American Red Cross bloodmobile will be at the chapter headquarters at 804 Hicks Street in Russellville. There will be homecooked food.
Logan Tele 50th anniversary
Logan Telephone Cooperative will celebrate its 50th anniversary today from 11:20 a.m.-2 p.m. There will be a picnic style meal with tents erected, but those who would like to spread blankets or bring other ways to enjoy the festivities can do so. RSVP's are already due, but those who would like to be added can call 542-4121. Entertainment will be by the Ernie Small Blues Band.
Habitat for Humanity home
Work will begin today on building a Land of Logan Habitat for Humanity home in Adairville on the corner of Church and Vine. Any individuals or churches who are willing to contribute food or money to buy food for the workers should contact Elaine Turner at 726-3983. Those who would like to work should contact President William Woodard.
Rock'n Relay Ride
Logan Aluminum's Relay for Life Team will have a Rock'n Relay Ride, a 100-plus mile through scenic Southern Kentucky via motorcycles, hot rods and classic cars. The first vehicle out will be at 9 a.m. and the last one in at 3 p.m. Prizes are for the best 5-card hand and worst 5-card hand. There's a $5 donation for each hand. Registration is at 8 a.m. at City-County Park. For information, call Frank Tinch at 755-6245 or 755-2411.
Relay yard sale
Mansfield Chevrolet will have a Relay for Life yard sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. with proceeds going to the American Cancer Society.
St. Jude's Walk-A-Thon
A walk-a-thon to raise money for St. Jude's Children's Hospital will be held at City-County Park in Russellville. To participate or for information, call 726-4300 and ask to speak to Amy or Linda.
Russellville High School commencement exercises will be held at 10 a.m.
Cougar Golf Scramble
The second Cougar Golf Scramble to benefit Logan County boys basketball will be held today at Dunmor Lakeside Golf Course at Lake Malone. The $40 entry fee includes a continental breakfast, lunch from Roy's Bar-B-Q, and a chance at the $700 in prize money. For information, contact Coach Greg Howard at 542-6611 or 726-8454.
Lewisburg Masonic Lodge open house
The Lewisburg Masonic Lodge will hold a public open house at the lodge building, located at the old Lewisburg Laundromat building on U.S. 431 from 2 to 5 p.m.
Relay steak dinner fund raiser
The Auburn Baptist Church Relay for Life Team is having a steak dinner at the church at 12:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall. The adult menu will be steak, potato, salad, dessert, and drink and the price will be $8. The children's menu is hot dog, chips, dessert, and drink at a price of $3.50. Tickets are not being sold; however, reservations are required by calling 542-4296 or Barnes Insurance at 542-4135 by Friday, May 21.
Purple Martin pageant deadline
The Purple Martin Festival Little Mr. & Miss Pageant will be held June 5 at Lewisburg School for ages 6 months to 13 years. Today is the deadline for entries at $20. After today the fee will be $25. For more information, contact Lisa Stuart at 726-8015 or Roseann Thomas at 755-2300. Entry forms are available at U.S. Bank and Team 4 Hair Design in the Bethel Shopping Center, or Logan County Gymnastics.
Bloodmobile at Sacred Heart
The American Red Cross is having a bloodmobile at Sacred Heart Catholic Church from 2-8 p.m.
RHS volleyball camp
The Russellville High School volleyball team will conduct a volleyball camp for fourth through eighth graders (this year) today, Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 5:30-7:30 at the RMS gym. Tee shirts will be furnished for those who pay their $40 registration fee by May 18. For information call Coach Maydeen Bailey at RHS (726-8421), Coach Eric Gorham at 726-9761 or Coach Kathy Thweatt at 726-3324.
Community Ed class
Call 726-8405 to register for the Community Ed workshop in Basic Website Design, which will be held today and Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the Russellville High School Computer Lab. Tim Bollenbecker is the instructor and the fee is $25.
Lewisburg alumni banquet deadline
The annual Lewisburg Alumni Banquet will be held May 29 at Lewisburg Elementary School Cafeteria at 6:30 p.m. A social hour will be held from 5-6:30 p.m. Graduates of 1979 and 1954 will be honored. Dinner reservations are $10 per person and association dues are $4 per graduate. For reservations and more information, call Nancy Gant at 755-4639. The deadline for reservations is today.
District, circuit clerk's office closed
The offices of Logan and Circuit Clerk Sherry Wilkins will be close today so the clerks can attend mandatory training session in Bowling Green. They will reopen Friday.
Tennis lessons at park
Russellville Parks & Recreation will offer USA Tennis 1-2-3 lessons for children ages 6 and up this summer. Today is the deadline for registration. The lessons will be on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The first session will be June 2-18 and the second June 23-July 12. The fee for each session is $20. To obtain more information and to register, calls the Rec Center at 726-5033.
Chapman Family Reunion
The Chapman Family Reunion will be held beginning at 10 a.m. at the Russellville Senior Center on 701 Day Street. All family and friends are invited to attend. The event is potluck and those who attend are asked to bring either a covered dish or dessert. For more information contact 755-4225 or 726-8311.
Kiwanis Golf Scramble
The annual Kiwanis Golf Scramble will be played at Rolling Hills Golf Course, beginning with a Shotgun Start at 8 a.m. For information on entering, contact David Hatchett, Tom Gray or Don Firchow. Entry forms are available at the golf course. A highlight will be a raffle for a Hole Flag from the Buick Open signed by professional Kenny Perry.
Library closed for weekend
Logan County Public Library will be closed today through Monday for the Memorial Day weekend.
Masonic ham and egg breakfast
Russellville Masonic Ledge #17 will host an all-you-care-to-eat ham and egg breakfast from 6-10 a.m. Lodge members will have tickets for sale or they can be purchased at the door for $5.
Decoration Day at Belmont Cemetery
Decoration Day will be observed at Belmont Cemetery in Allensville, beginning at 3 p.m. A devotional will be conducted by Dr. Mack Wayne Craig and the Allensville Community Chorus will be directed by Frank Walton.
Auburn Beautification Contest
The deadline for submitting applications for the Auburn Beautification Contest is today. Categories are residential, commercial and most improved. Contact city hall or Tourism Chairman Wayne Dinsmore for information.
Cougar Basketball Camp
The 2004-05 Cougars basketball team will hold its annual summer camp June 1-4. Cougar coaches and players will teach the fundamentals of the game and provide the fun.
It's for all boys who will be in grades 3-9 this fall and will be at the LCHS gymnasium from 8 a.m. until noon.
The fee is $35 per camper and checks should be made out to Coach Greg Howard.
Camp fees along with registration forms can be dropped off at LCHS. Preregistration will be held Saturday, May 29, from noon until 1:30 p.m. They will also be accepted this morning from 7:15-7:45 a.m.
Auburn Museum open
The Auburn Museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as part of the 68/80 400-mile event.. This is part of four straight days of being open. A PowerPoint Virtual Computer Walking Tour of the Auburn Homes listed on the National Register will be shown, along with new acquisitions.
Arts and Crafts Show
The Logan County Chamber of Commerce is coordinating an arts and crafts show in Russellville's Public Square in conjunction with a countywide yard sale to be held from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Spaces for the show are 10' by 10' and $10 each. Applications are now available for craft vendors at the Chamber of Commerce or online at www.loganchamber.com.
Logan Aluminum Relay yard sale
The Logan Aluminum Relay for Life team will hold its fourth annual yard sale at 6825 Lewisburg road across from the plant. It will begin at 7 a.m. and will be held rain or shine.
Auburn Historical Society yard sale
The Auburn Historical Society will have a yard sale beginning at 8 a.m. in the parking lot of the Auburn Museum. Anyone in the community who would like to donate items can bring them on Friday, June 4 from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. of call 542-7040. No clothes, please.
Hospital junior volunteers
Logan Memorial Hospital's Junior Volunteer program begins with an orientation today from 1-4 p.m. in the hospital's main dining room. Each junior volunteer must complete this orientation before beginning the program. Potential volunteers must be at least 13 years old and have written parental consent and enjoy helping others. Call 725-4601 for more information or to register for orientation.
Phase I applications
The Logan County Agricultural Council is taking Phase I applications through today at the extension office for tobacco settlement funds. Applications are available at the extension office, 726-6323.
Logan Jr. High Football Camp
Coach Lee Proctor's Junior High Football Camp will be held on today through Friday at Logan County High School. The camp runs from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. The camp is for students who will be in grades 4-8 in the Fall 2004 school year. The cost is $25. For more information contact Coach Proctor at LCHS 726-8454.
Domestic violence support group
Barren River Area Safe Space (BRASS) offers a domestic violence support group in Logan County every Wednesday from 1-3 p.m. Anyone interested in attending may call Nora Wright on Monday, Wednesday or Thursday at 726-4509. BRASS is the domestic violence shelter and serves victims of domestic violence and their children in this area. A 24-hour crisis line may be reached at 800-928-1183.
Housing Authority plan meeting
The Russellville Housing Authority will hold a public hearing on its Agency Plan for Fiscal Year 2004 at the Housing Authority office, located at 940 Hicks Street. It will begin at 11:30 a.m.