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Today's News

  • American Red Cross issues emergency call for blood donors

    Want to donate?
    A blood drive is scheduled for Tuesday from 2 to 7 p.m. at the First Baptist Church fellowship hall.

    The American Red Cross blood supply has reached emergency levels with 50,000 fewer donations than expected in June, according to a news release. This shortfall leaves the Red Cross with half the readily available blood products on hand now than this time last year.

  • Alzheimers patients eligible for scholarship to provide ‘safe return’

    A grant from the Kentuckiana Regional Planning and Development Agency is once again enabling the Alzheimer’s Association’s Greater Kentucky and Southern Indiana Chapter to offer 15 scholarships for enrollment into its MedicAlert + Safe Return program.  
    MedicAlert + Safe Return is a nationwide identification and support program that activates local law enforcement agencies and Alzheimer’s Association chapters when a person with Alzheimer’s or a related dementia wanders and becomes lost, either locally or far from home.

  • Local library trustee attains state certification

    Natalie Cecil, a member of the Spencer County Public Library Board of Trustees, has completed the Kentucky Public Library Trustee Certification Program.
    The program is the first of its kind in the state and is available to all Kentucky public library trustees through the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives. It was created to provide trustees with tools to help them fulfill their responsibilities to the libraries and their communities.

  • What's Happening

    Tea Party to meet Thursday
    The Spencer County Tea Party will meet Thursday at 7 p.m., at the Farm Bureau Insurance Building (next to Dairy Queen), 695 Taylorsville Rd.  A 30-minute documentary of up-to-date information on the Muslim Brotherhood and Shariah Law will be shown, followed by guest speaker Ed Holloway, former Kentucky state representative.
    The dangers of Shariah Law will be the topic of discussion.

  • Mount Eden Christian to host 'Journeymen'

     

    Mount Eden Christian Church will feature the “Journeymen” during its 11 a.m. service on Sunday.  The church is located at 12441 Mount Eden Road in Mount Eden. The community is invited to attend.

  • Holding up Jesus' name

  • The answers to life cannot be found in shortcuts

    More years ago than I care to remember, my wife and I were living in California and we took a trip to the Sequoia National Forest and then up to Yosemite.  Both of these are beautiful amazing places that I would recommend highly.  What I would not recommend is the route we took between the two.

  • Church Happenings

    Little Union Baptist to host VBS
    Little Union Baptist Church, located at 4620 Little Union Road, will host VBS through Friday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. for children ages kindergarten through age 12.
    Commencement exercises will be Sunday morning.

    ‘64 to Grayson’ to perform at Spencer Christian
    Spencer County’s Craig Cunningham and Laura Jones will perform live in their band “64 to Grayson” at Spencer Christian Church at 6 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is free; a love offering will be taken.

  • BACK IN TIME: Churches band together for VBS parade in 1962

     

  • Trailblazers visit Churchill Downs

    The Spencer County 4-H Trailblazers Horse Club took a field trip to Churchill Downs on June 4. The group went to the Derby Museum, toured Churchill Downs, and the backside.  Shannon Bishop, club leader, organized the field trip. If you are 9-18 and interested in horses, please contact the Extension Office for more details at 477-2217.