• Barnett to host November Omega chapter meeting

    Omega chapter of Beta Sigma Phi met on Oct. 5 at the home of Pat Terhune.  Members answered roll call by telling what they were going to do the next day.  Some had fun plans, some planned to work at home or in the yard.
    Service chair Barbara Snopek gave a report on the 2015 recipient of the Judy Mitchell Letcher scholarship, which was Autumn Gray. She is attending Maysville Community College, working toward a two year associate degree in science. She is also working part time at Brooks Animal Clinic, with a desire to pursue a career in veterinarian medicine.

  • Marriage Licenses

    Amy Eileen Worrell, 40, and Jarrod Douglas Stephens, 26, married Sept. 19, 2015.
    Dorothy Elizabeth Hamilton, 30, and Ricky Joseph Craft, 23, married Sept. 27, 2015.
    Sean Micahel Florence, 23, and Brittany Denise Woodford, 23, married Sept. 19, 2015.
    Layken N. Switzer, 24, and Kendrick Michael Wright, 22, married Sept. 26, 2015.
    Emily Anne Smith, 31, and Daniel Joel Montesdeoca, 29, married Sept. 26, 2015.
    Lora Judy Carpenter, 44, and Robert Lavelle Walker, 47, married Sept. 20, 2015.

  • Hillside Library Summer Reading
  • Sadie Drew Gaunce

    Sadie Drew Gaunce was born to Clint and Hilary Gaunce on Sept. 4, 2015
    She weighed 6 lbs.
    Maternal grandparents are Elmer and Gina West; maternal great-grandparents are Phyllis Claypool and the late Billy Claypool, and Jo Ann West and the late Elmer West.
    Paternal grandparents are Kenny and Kim Gaunce; paternal great-grandparents are Steve and Sue Hobbs, Becky Gaunce and the late Ronnie Gaunce, Phyllis Penick and Billy Jett.

  • Museum Musings

    * It is beautiful Autumn - it is the season to quote “A pictur’ that no painter has the colorin’ to mock - When the frost is on the punkin and the fodder’s in the shock.”
    * These well known ‘punkin’ lines were written by the Indiana poet James Whitcomb Riley (1807-1892). We have some books related to James Whitcomb Riley in one of the Raggedy Ann and Andy displays in the museum.

  • MCTC Spring 2016 registration underway

    Registration for Spring 2016 classes is currently underway at the MCTC/Licking Valley Campus.
    Classes begin Jan. 11.
    “By coming in early, students save themselves lots of hassle,” campus director Bruce Florence said. “The process is not difficult and starting soon is a good way to begin.  We are always glad to give the time and attention needed to get you off to a smooth start.”

  • Extension office to offer free workshop on lightbulb shopping

    Standing in the store’s lighting aisle can be confusing if not overwhelming. Armed with less than an electrical engineer background, the simple light bulb decision has quickly evolved into a shelf-side research project ending in a starling price analysis. Once you crack the code, only then can you focus on what really matters – how much you’re willing to spend and how bright a bulb you need.

  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Cooper Allen Anderson, Aug. 15, son of Shawn and Jullian Florence Anderson; Edward Cole Fizette, Oct. 3, son of Edward and Andrea Fizette; Claire Elizabeth Fritsch, Sept. 6, daughter of Etienne and Whitney Cammack Fritsch; Samuel Isaac Herald, July 5, son of Thomas and Penny Herald; Ethan Carl Moore, Oct. 10, son of Michael and Carla J. Moore.

  • Davis crowned queen
  • Way Back When

    10 years ago . . .
    Births announced this week are: Logan Robert Denniston, Sept. 6, son of Chris and Amanda Denniston; Jed William Mac Fryman, Sept. 26, son of Donald Mac and Estha Fryman; Adam Rees Walters, Sept. 7, son of Jason “Bucky” and Susan Gossett Walters; John Allen Craig, Sept. 16, son of Wesley and Melissa Craig; Sydney Elizabeth Doming, Aug. 31, daughter of Shay and Kelly Doming; Hannah Faine Mitts, Aug. 13, daughter of Edward and Keri Mitts.