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ONGOING EVENTS
WCHS SBDM nominations
The WCHS SBDM Council will be taking nominations for a SBDM Parent Representative. Please contact Joey Spalding at 481-1585 or Paul Terrell at 336-5475 if you are interested. Nominations will be accepted until 3 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 16, 2011.

Wednesday, Sept. 14
Water and Sewer Commission
The Springfield Water and Sewer Commission will have their regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, Sept. 14 at the water office. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m.
 
The Nelons in Concert
New Hope Baptist Church, 3909 Valley Hill Road, Springfield, will be hosting the Nelons in concert on Wednesday, Sept. 14, at 7 p.m. This will be a free concert, and a love offering will be taken. For questions or more information, contact info@newhopespringfield.org or (859) 284-5202.

Thursday, Sept. 15
Airport Board Meeting
The Marion-Washington County Airport Board Monthly Meeting will be held Thursday, Sept. 15 at 6 p.m. at the Airport Terminal, 650 Airport Lane.

Friday, Sept. 16
Special Fish Fry
The Springfield Knights of Columbus, Council  4270, will hold a Special Fish Fry as a fund raiser for the Mentally Challenged of Washington County. Proceeds will go to the Washington County Industries Program. The event is from 4:30-7:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 16, at the K of C Council Hall, 2013 Bardstown Rd, Springfield.

ECTC Constitution Day

On Friday, Sept. 16, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College will celebrate Constitution Day with a talk by Colonel Robert J. Cotell, Staff Judge Advocate, US Army Accessions Command and Fort Knox. He will discuss “The Constitution and Military Justice” at 5 p.m. in room 212 of the Regional Postsecondary Center on ECTC’s main campus. The event is free and open to the public.  

Saturday, Sept. 17
WC Fair Horse Show
The Washington County Fair Horse Show will be held at the Willisburg Community Park on Saturday, Sept. 17 beginning at 4 p.m. Some of the classes offered are Western Pleasure, 4-H classes and Open Plantation Pleasure, plus much more! For more information, please call the Washington County Extension Office at 336-7741.

WCHS Class of ‘91 Reunion
Washington County High School 20-year class reunion is set for Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011 at 7 p.m. at Mordecai’s Restaurant in Springfield. Please contact Melissa Hamilton Knopp by e-mail devinemelissa@hotmail.com, find me on Facebook, or by calling (270) 699-5029 for more information.

Sunday, Sept. 18
Haydon Reunion
The descendants of Murray and Nanny Bell Haydon will hold their annual reunion Sunday, Sept. 18 at Fredericktown Park. Lunch at 12:30 p.m.

Brush Grove Baptist Church Homecoming
Brush Grove Baptist Church will be having their homecoming, Sunday, Sept. 18. Service will be at 11 a.m. followed by a meal at noon. Special music will be at 1:30 p.m. The Trinity Gospel Aires will be the music for the afternoon. Everyone is invited.

Hahn-White Reunion

The annual Hahn-White Reunion will be held Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011 in the fellowship hall of The First Cedar Creek Baptist Church, 754 Bellwood Road, Bardstown. The reunion will begin with a potluck meal at 1 p.m.
All attendees are invited to the church worship service at 11 a.m. Those who are not attending the worship service are asked to arrive after 12:30 p.m. For more information, contact Lucille Keeling at (502) 348-3196.

Rockbridge Baptist Homecoming

The Rockbridge Baptist Church 2011 Homecoming Worship will be held Sunday, Sept. 18 at 10:30 a.m. followed by music and fellowship meal. Guest preacher: Brother Harold Harris. For more information call (859) 481-8684.

Monday, Sept. 19
WCES SBDM
The Washington County Elementary School Site Based Decision Making council meeting will be held at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19 in the Media Center.

Tuesday, Sept. 20
Planning Commission
The Planning Commission will meet in regular session on Tuesday, Sept. 20 at 5:30 p.m. for the final plat approval as submitted by Wesley Smith for property located at Rosary Heights. Immediately following the Planning Commission meeting, there will be a one hour training session to meet the HB 55 training requirements.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact city hall at (859) 336-5440 or in writing to 127 West Main Street, Springfield, KY 40069 or by e-mail at springcityhall@hotmail.com.

Wednesday, Sept. 21
Board of directors meeting
Central Kentucky Community Action, Inc. will hold an area board of directors meeting at 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 21 at the Lincoln Trail office, located at 613 College St., Elizabethtown.  

Saturday, Sept. 24

St. Catharine Academy
The last graduating class of St. Catharine Academy (Class of 1971) is having its 40th class reunion at Mordecai’s Restaurant in Springfield on Saturday, Sept. 24, at 7 p.m. All St. Catharine alumni and friends, particularly the classes of ’68 to ’71 and the class of ’72 (had the school remained open) are invited to attend. A tour of St. Catharine campus and a Mass will be held earlier in the day. Please contact Lisa Jones Haydon at (859) 285-0099 or Nell Robertson Haydon at (859) 336-4255 for information.

Sept. 25-27

Mackville Church of Christ Revival
There will be a revival at Mackville Church of Christ, 45 S. Church St. on Sept. 25-27. Sunday morning services at 11 a.m., Sunday night through Tuesday night at 7 p.m. Speakers are Bro. Ross Knecht and Bro. Max Brewer.

Sept. 25-30

Brush Grove Revival
Brush Grove Baptist will be in revival beginning Sunday morning, Sept. 25 and will run through Friday night, Sept. 30. Bro. Greg Haynes of Woodlawn Baptist Church will be the Evangelist for the week. Services will be held at 7 p.m. nightly. All are invited to attend.

Tuesday, Sept. 27
Diabetes Coalition
The Marion, Nelson, Washington Diabetes Coalition will meet at 4:45 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27 at the Diabetes Care Solutions. For more information, call Melissa Conder at (800) 280-1601, ext. 1035.

Sept. 30-Oct. 1-2
Washington Co. Fair
The Washington County Fair will be held Sept. 30, Oct. 1 and 2 at the Washington County Senior Citizens Building. Entries accepted between 2:30 and 6 p.m. on Sept. 30, displayed on Oct. 1 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Entries will need to be picked up between 3-4 p.m. on Oct. 1. Oct. 2 Farm Scapes Display and Doll Contest. Registrations 9:30-11 a.m., judging at noon and on display till 3 p.m. New classes this year include the doll contest, egg, yarn and honey classes. Fair Books can be picked up around town and at the Washington County Extension Office. For more information call Krista Thompson at 859-284-5524.

Saturday, Oct. 8
Holy Trinity Turkey Supper
Holy Trinity Turkey Supper and Social in Fredericktown will be held Saturday, Oct. 8. Supper served 4-8 p.m. Mass times 4 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Food, booths, games, fun and prizes.

Willisburg High School Reunion
The Willisburg High School Class of 1961 will have their 50th class reunion on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 6 p.m. at Mordecai’s. For more information call Berneice Mitchell at (859) 375-262 or Freddie Carey at (859) 336-3856.