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  • Circuit Clerk’s Office launches new organ donor heart on license

    Starting Jan. 23, you can add a symbol that stands for hope and generosity on something you carry with you everywhere: your driver’s license.
    Like Indiana, Ohio and several other states, Kentuckians will soon have the option to have an organ donor heart printed on their license.

  • What's Happening — Week of Jan. 23

    Boys varsity basketball team to host dodgeball tourney
    The Spencer County High School boys varsity basketball team will host a dodgeball tournament on Saturday at 4 p.m. at Spencer County Middle School.
    The cost is $50 per team with 10 players per team.
    Entry forms and payment are due by 3:30 p.m. Saturday.
    For more information, contact Rhonda Dockery at 220-8925, Staci Dennis at 502-487-1437 or Sissy Miller at 502-262-8616.

    Historical Society to meet Monday

  • Bullitt, Spencer Red Cross to host gala

    The American Red Cross in Bullitt and Spencer counties will host its annual Valentine Gala on Saturday, Feb. 9.
    The 15th annual event at Paroquet Springs Conference Centre will include music by Wulfe Pack.
    Tickets are $50 per person or $100 per couple. A table of eight is available for $400.
    Cocktails begin at 7 p.m. with dinner at 8 p.m. featuring music by Hans Sander.
    The dance runs from 9 p.m. until midnight. The Wulfe Pack will perform. Rick VanHoose will be the MC.
    Tickets may be purchased by calling 955-6259.

  • Apply for financial aid for college at the Spencer County Public Library

    The Spencer County Public Library and Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority will help interested parties apply for financial aid. On Jan. 26, 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., Gene Weis will be at the library to provide step-by-step directions through the process.
    Bring your information and use our computers. For a complete list of information and forms you will need to bring, check out our website at spencercountylibrary.us or call the library at 502-477-8137.

    Find out how to get free ebooks at the library

  • Apply for financial aid for college at the Spencer County Public Library

    The Spencer County Public Library and Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority will help interested parties apply for financial aid. On Jan. 26, 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., Gene Weis will be at the library to provide step-by-step directions through the process.
    Bring your information and use our computers. For a complete list of information and forms you will need to bring, check out our website at spencercountylibrary.us or call the library at 502-477-8137.

    Find out how to get free ebooks at the library

  • PHOTO: Habitat receives Trim Masters donation
  • LIHEAP crisis component began Jan. 7

    Multi-Purpose Community Action Agency, Inc. began operating the “crisis” portion of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program on Jan. 7. The program is operated on a first come first serve basis until federal funds are exhausted.
    LIHEAP assists households that are in a home heating crisis. The deepening of cold winter weather combined with rising utility costs leaves many households unable to fully meet heating bills or purchase sufficient bulk fuel to keep their families safe and warm. Your local Community Action Partnership stands ready to help.  

  • PHOTO: Retired Teachers participate in special food drive

    As a result of receiving a matching grant from AARP and the Kentucky Retired Teachers Association, the Spencer County teachers were able to donate more that 200 cans of vegetables to Dare to Care at First Baptist Church to be distributed to those in need. Pictured is Charlotte Nedros, left, president of Spencer County Retired Teachers, presenting Linda Dudukovich 206 cans of vegetables to be distributed through the Dare to Care program at First Baptist.
     

  • What's Happening — Week of Jan. 16

    Tea Party to meet
    The Spencer County Tea Party will meet Thursday at 7 p.m. at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Building, 695 Taylorsville Road, next to Dairy Queen.  Gun control and other constitutional issues of immediate concern will be on the agenda.
    For more information, contact Carol Ferriell at 618-1940 or Rick Devine at 641-2346.

    Magnet office closed for MLK Jr. Day
    The Spencer Magnet office will be closed Monday in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

  • PHOTO: Preparing for session to start

    Rep. Regina Bunch, R-Williamsburg, right, talks with Rep. Kim King, R-Harrodsburg, before the start of the first day of the 2013 Legislative Session in Frankfort. King represents a portion of Spencer County in the 55th District.