News briefs 12/25

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Rumpke Christmas Schedule
There will be no Rumpke services on Wednesday, Dec. 25, Christmas Day.  Services for Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday will be delayed by one day.  Rumpke will operate Dec. 26-28.

Rumpke New Years Day Schedule
Rumpke will provide regularly scheduled services Monday, Dec. 30-31.  There will be no Rumpke services on Wednesday, Jan. 1. Services for Thursday and Friday will be delayed by one day. Rumpke will operate Jan. 2-4.

WC Local Emergency Planning Committee

The Washington County Local Emergency Planning Committee will be holding meetings on Dec. 20 and Dec. 27.  Both meetings will be at 126 Armory Hill in Springfield and start at 1 p.m.

Change in Recycling Dates–Holiday Schedule

There will be a change in curbside recycling dates for Springfield.  The City of Springfield has announced the following change of dates for their recycling schedule:
Recycling dates of Dec. 25-26 will be changed to Jan. 2-3, 2014.

Volunteers Needed
Volunteers are needed at the Lincoln Legacy Museum. If you have any free time, even a couple of hours would be greatly appreciated. Call Lena Russell at 859-336-3232.

Tuesday, Dec. 31

Christmas Piano Concert
Vernon and Nancy Cherrix will give a Christmas Piano Concert Tuesday, Dec. 31, 10:30 a.m. at Loretto Motherhouse, Nerinx, Ky.  All are welcome; admission is free.

Thursday, Jan. 2

Jo Newton, KHEAA, will be helping high school students and their parents fill out the necessary FAFSA form online at the Washington County Public Library on Jan. 1 at 5 p.m.  There will be a chance to win one of four $500 scholarship money from the door prize.
Tuesday, Jan. 7

FAFSA Workshop
Are you or your student going to college in 2014-2015?  
Washington County High School will host a FAFSA Workshop on Jan. 7, 6:30 p.m., in the high school library.   Please bring your 2012 tax returns to use as an estimate.   

Monday, Jan. 13

ECTC Spring Semester 2014 Classes

Spring semester starts Jan. 13 at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.  Current students should be sure to take advantage of early registration.  Please call 859-336-1361 for further information.

June 27-29, 2014

Maryland to KY Reunion
The Maryland to Kentucky and Beyond, Inc. Reunion will be held June 27-29, 2014 at 9 a.m. at St. Catharine College, Springfield. Go to website: https://sites.google.com/site/mdtoky 3/ or facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MDtoKYandBeyondInc for more details.