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.
Ware Cemetery Donations
We are needing donations for the upkeep of the Ware Cemetery. Contact Ed Marcum or send donations to 1983 Little Hardwick’s Creek Road, Clay City, Ky 40312.
Nolan Cemetery is in desparate need of donations for the upkeep. If not enough money is donated, everyone will have to be responsible for mowing their own plots. Donations can be made by mail to Wynona Nolan Blythe, 661 Maple Street, Stanton, Ky 40380.
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
Starting July 13 meetings will be held at 7:00 p.m. and meet every two weeks there after 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 group 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
Powell County Tourism Commission
Monthly board meetings. Will be held every fourth Wednesday of the month at 1:00 PM. At Slade Welcome Center, 30 L&E Railroad Place, Slade KY 40376 For information call 859-404-2594
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 Health Department will be offering a free diabetes self-management program in March. Classes will be held on different topics at the Powell County Extension Office at 6:00 pm on Mondays, March 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th. Samples of healthy foods will be served and cookbooks will be provided at the conclusion of the program. For more information, please contact Stacy Crase at 663-4360.
The 18th Annual Curtis/Hall, Woosley/McIntosh, Powell/Puckett & Friends
For the desents of Andrew J. and Gippie Hall Curtis, George W. and Cinthia C. Woosley McIntosh and James and Ida Powell, Puckett Reunion will be held on Sunday, May 27th at AMVET Building 99 Veterans Lane, Clay City, Ky 40312; For more information contact; Raymond A. Puckett, PH: 1-702-474-0418 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or Henry Andrew, PH; 1-606-663-2062… Y’all come, open 9AM, eat at 1PM
The Bowen Elementary Family Resource Center will be hosting “Kinder-Camp” for incoming (‘18-19’) kindergarten students who currently live in the Bowen School District. The once a week program will meet April – May on Wednesday’s from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. in the school cafeteria. Parents/guardians must also attend a “Parent Orientation” on Wednesday, March 28th at 9:00 a.m. For more information, or to register, please call the Bowen FRC at 663-3318.
Retirees will meet for lunch 11:30 AM, Tuesday, March 13 at Michael’s in Irvine. All Winchester Sylvania retirees and former employees are welcome to join us for lunch.
The Powell County Retired Teachers
Will meet Friday, March 9, at noon in the Extension Office in Stanton. Lunch will be pot luck and you can bring whatever you want to prepare. The speaker will be Steve Flairty from Versailles. He is a retired school teacher who is also the author of Kentucky’s Everyday Heros.
He has spoken to numerous groups including the Kentucky Retired Teachers Convention in 2007 and 2015. He has also spoken to local teacher retirement groups, senior citizen groupsm school classrooms, on the radio and on Kentucky Education Televison. He will have books he has written that will be available for purchase. The meeting sounds like it will be very interesting, so please try to attend.
Sons of Amvets
Is having rook tourney on March 9 at 7pm at Amvets Post 67 Clay City. Cost $10, draw for partners, 50 percent to winners. For more information please contact 606-569-5030.