Soccer League Sign Ups
The Powell County Youth Soccer League will be holding sign-ups for the Spring League on Feb. 6, Feb. 13 and Feb. 20 from 2-4 p.m. at the Clay City Dairy Queen. For more information call Doug at (606) 524-1209.
Census Jobs Available
Census jobs are coming to Kentucky. The U.S. Census Bureau now is looking for applicants to fill thousands of jobs this spring in all counties. Earn $10.75 an hr. For information about working in the 2010 Census, call toll-free 1-866-861-2010. Or go online to “http://www.2010censusjobs.gov.” Test dates in Powell County are Jan.20 at 1 p.m. and Jan.26 at 5 p.m. at the Powell County Library. Call for more dates.
Carrying Concealed Deadly Weapons Class will be held Saturday, Jan. 23 at the Stanton Fire Department. For more information contact Eddie Barnes at 663-5672 or 859-771-5872.
PCHS 5 Year Reunion
Powell County High School 5-Year General Class Reunion will be held Saturday, May 29, at the Powell County High School beginning at 12 noon. This reunion is for every student who has attended PCHS. A lunch menu is planned and the cost is $10 per person. There will also be a silent auction with all proceeds going to fund the scholarships given annually to seniors. An advance head count is required for the lunch so please send in your lunch reservation along with your payment no later than May 1 to Powell County High Alumni Assoc., P.O. Box 12, Stanton, Kentucky 40380.
Weight Management Classes
The Powell County Health Department and Powell County Extension Office will be offering a weight management series each Thursday night from Jan. 7 to March 11. Classes are free and will be held at 6 p.m. at the Powell County Extension Office. Participants will learn practical ways to eat healthy and get more physical activity. Cookbooks and other giveaways will be provided, along with the opportunity to sample healthy recipes each week. For more information, please call 663-6405 or 663-4360.
Friends of Powell County’s Pets will be hosting another low cost spay and neuter clinic on Jan. 23 at the Clay City Elementary School. Registration is required. Male dogs cost $48, female dogs are $58, male cats are $38 and female cats cost $48. Call 606-481-5721 to sign your pet up.
Friends of PC Pets Meetings
Friends of Powell County’s Pets hold their monthly meetings at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of every month at the Clay City Elementary School. For more information call 606-424-4100. If the school is closed the group meets at Hood’s Pizza in Stanton.
Powell County Diabetes Support Group
Kentucky River Foothills Rural Health Network is sponsoring a Diabetes Support Class. Classes will meet every second Thursday of the month. Classes meet at the Powell Adult Day Care (behind Foothills Mobile Clinic) in Clay City from 4-5 p.m. For more info, please call Tena at 663-9011
Nurse Aide Training
Community Education, a program of Clark County Schools, will be offering State Registered Nurse Aide Training (SRNA) beginning Saturday, Jan. 30 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (1/2 hour for lunch). The instructor is Rhonda Gilmore, RN. Classes will be held at the Clark County Area Technology Center, 650 Boone Ave., Winchester. The cost is $220 and textbooks are available at Bethany Book Room. The $75 state testing will be collected in early March, toward the end of the 75 hour course. Contact 859-745-3946 for more information or to register. Checks can be made payable to Community Education and mailed to 24 W. Lexington Ave., Suite 220, Winchester, KY 40391. Students must register and pay in advance by Monday, Jan. 25. There are ten available slots for this class.
Powell County Democrats In Action
The Powell County Democrats in Action group meets on the third Thursday each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Powell County Courthouse.