A faith based support group for those suffering from the loss of a loved one. If you are feeling sad or depressed, having a hard time coping with your loss, or simply need to talk. The Supporting Angels Support Group will be meeting every Monday night, at 5:30 p.m. at Harbor of Light (Old Hood’s Skating Rink). The group will be led by Bro. Jimmy Cole.
Stanton Tourism and Convention Commission
City of Stanton Tourism and Convention Commission’s regular scheduled meeting is the 3rd Monday of every month at 5pm at Stanton City Hall located at 98 Court Street.
The Public Library is taking donations
of VERY GENTLY used DVD’s and Blu-ray discs as payment towards any fines and fees you may have on your library account! Bring those discs in that are just gathering dust on your shelf and pay off those old fines! Please, no damaged or scratched discs the director has the final say on accepting or rejecting any discs.
Democratic Party Meeting
Meets every third Thursday at 7:00 P.M. at the Reed Industrial Park.
12 Step AA / NA Meetings
Meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. and meet every two weeks thereafter at the Appalachian Wellness Center located at 592 Highway 15, Suite #6 in Campton, KY. Appalachian Wellness is located across the road from Creech Auto Sales and the Dollar General Store in Campton, Ky.
R&R Christian Youth Center
At 194 Sunset Drive on Adams Ridge in Clay City will be hosting a Youth Event every 2nd and 4th Friday of each month from 6:00-8:00pm. Concessions will be available. Age group: 4th grade- 12th grade. Cost: Free. Chaperones will be on site.
Meets on Fridays 7-9pm (with dinner starting at 6) at Clay City First Church of God, 3200 Main Street Clay City. We have large groups for all from (7-8pm), and small groups (from 8-9pm) for men’s life issues and chemical dependency (as one group), women’s chemical dependency, women’s life issues, parents of adult children in addiction, and Celebration Place– kid’s group for ages 5-13, and childcare for kids 4 and under. Dinner and childcare is provided free of charge. We are a valid 12-step recovery group recognized by the court system and rehabilitation facilities. We offer help and support for people in need of recovery from chemical dependency, as well as a wide array of life issues: anxiety, depression, grief, loss, food issues, and many others. FMI contact April Smith (859) 771-5527.
A veterans benefits field representative will be at the Powell County Courthouse in Stanton, KY on the first Thursday each month. Veterans will be seen by appointment only. Veterans and their dependents will receive assistance filing for federal and state veteran benefits. This service is provided free of charge by the Kentucky Department of Veteran Affairs. To apply, veterans need to furnish copies of pertinent documentation to verify eligibility. For further information please call 858-497-6444 to speak with a veterans field representative.
The Powell County Tourism Commission
The Powell County Tourism Commission meeting dates have changed and will now meet the fourth Thursday every month at the Slade Welcome Center
EKU Upward Bound
Accepting applications from PCHS students. Eastern Kentucky University Upward Bound, an academic, college preparatory program, is currently accepting applications from motivated freshmen, sophomores and juniors at Powell County High School. Applicants must meet eligibility requirements and must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Students can be nominated at upwardbound.eku.edu/nominate-student. More information about EKU Upward Bound can be found at upwardbound.eku.edu.
Annual Senior Citizen Thanksgiving Dinner
All senior citizens of Powell County are invited to the Annual Thanksgiving Dinner held at Our Lady of the Mountains Catholic Church at 1093 E College Avenue on Saturday, November 10th. Doors will open at 11:30AM. Dinner will be served at noon. There will be music and door prizes. Come and bring a friend.
Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram/UAW retirees
Winchester GTE/Sylvania/Osram/UAW retirees will gather for lunch 11:30 AM, Tuesday, Nov. 13 at The Blue Isle on Shopper’s Drive in Winchester. All former Sylvania employees and retirees are welcome to join us for lunch.
The Annaul Red-White
The Annaul Red-White at Powell County High School will be held on November 13 at 6 p.m. The Powell County Basketball. The event will offer a first look at the 2018-2019 Boy’s basketball team and coach Dave Fraley. The Lady Pirates who are coached by Ken Jones will also be featured during the event. The 2018-2019 PCHS Cheerleading squad, Pep Band and Dance team will also be introduced.
Come out and support you 2018-2019 Lady Pirate and Pirate basketball teams.
Attention Retired Teachers
Our Powell County Retired teachers always meets the second Friday of every month, but due to rescheduling issues, the November meeting will be Thursday, November 8, at noon, in the Extension Office, as usual. Remember Thursday, instead of Friday. Pizza will be served, so bring a dessert, salad, or finger food. Please attend this meeting.