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Clark County Animal Shelter Open House

Open House

Friends…hope you will join us Saturday September 8th, 2-4 at The Clark County Animal Shelter Open House. PLEASE take the time to stop by and show your support. This will be a great time to check out the new building & enjoy some refreshments. The shelter is also in need of cat & kitten food and cat litter…if you can help with these items please bring to the open house.

Baptist Healthcare Announces Rebranding, New Addition


RICHMOND, Ky. – Pattie A. Clay Regional Medical Center, Richmond, Ky., and Baptist Health System will host an announcement on Friday, Sept. 7 at 11 a.m. The press conference will take place in a ceremony tent in the front parking lot at Pattie A. Clay, 801 Eastern Bypass, Richmond.

Todd Jones, President and CEO, Baptist Health Richmond
Pattie A. Clay Infirmary Association
Aaron Thompson, Board of Directors
Tommy Smith, President and CEO, Baptist Health System
Bill Sisson, President and CEO, Central Baptist Hospital

Pattie A. Clay Regional Medical Center, founding in 1892 and located on the Eastern Bypass in Richmond has grown and evolved in direct response to the Continue reading Baptist Healthcare Announces Rebranding, New Addition

Berea Parks & Recreation Talent Show

Parks & Recreation

The Berea Parks & Recreation Department is excited to offer a talent show for Individuals with Special Needs of all ability levels!

Join us on September 27th at 6pm at the Russel Acton Folk Center in Berea for a night full of fun! Can you sing, dance, act or have a special talent? Show off your tricks and talents for a grand prize!

Call 986-9402 for more information.

Richmond Planning and Zoning

The City Commission is doing the first reading of the Recreation and Landscape Manual today! We are excited for the new changes to our Development Ordinance. If you would like to see a copy of the Recreation and Landscape Manual please visit the link below.

Puppet Time

Parks & Recreation

Sidekick Siblings Connecting siblings one game at a time! Thurs. Sept. 13th 5:30pm – 7pm at Memorial Park Large Shelter for Sock & Bag Puppets! Please bring socks that you can turn into puppets; other supplies will be provided by Puppets & Such in Berea as well as Berea Parks & Recreation! Free & Open to the Public! Further questions please contact Berea Parks & Recreation at 986-9402.

Cassius Marcellus Clay: An Audacious American

A young Cassius

An Audacious American, a sixty-minute PBS documentary about the famed Kentucky emancipationist Cassius Marcellus Clay, premiers at the Kentucky Theatre, in Lexington, Thursday, September 27, at 7 p.m.

In the film, Clay takes the viewer with him as he boldly, purposely and fearlessly strides through the 19th-century landscape of bitter politics and duels, palatial homes and beautiful women, slavery and the Civil War and a diplomatic mission precipitating the purchase of Alaska, leaving the lasting imprint of his fiery emancipationist personality in his wake. Produced Continue reading Cassius Marcellus Clay: An Audacious American

Berea Country Club VS Blue Grass Army Depot

Berea Country Club retains the Ryder Cup in 2012 Whitney Maupin, President.

August 25 and 26, Berea Country Club and Blue Grass Army Depot competed in their annual Ryder Cup Tournament. The first day was played at BGAD and it was tied at the end of the day. Sunday, the Berea Boys brought their “A” games and at the end of the day they had won 15 ½ to 8 ½.

Nick Bowling was the President of the BGAD golfers and Whitney Maupin was the President for Berea Country Club. These fellows always do an awesome job of getting the players and keeping tabs on everything.

Signups for Soil Health Cover Crop


Madison County Conservation District is having soil health cover crop cost share signups August 27, 2012 through October 5, 2012 at 1024 Ival James Blvd. Suite A-1, Richmond, KY 40475. For more information call 624-1981 ext 3.

The Madison County Conservation District organized February 23, 1944. It is one of 3,000 Conservation Districts in the nation. It is made up of several board members. The District is a subdivision of the Kentucky Department of natural resources, responsible for assisting landowners and land users in solving soil and water resources problems; set priorities for conservation work; and coordinate the federal, state and local resources used to conduct conservation programs.

The District board also supervises the sub-district activities of the Red Lick Creek Watershed Conservancy District.

Obituaries August 26 to September 2, 2012

Alicia Sturgill

Alicia Sturgill

Alicia Rennee Faye “Sissy” Sturgill, 2, of Jenkins, Kentucky died Sunday, August 26, 2012 as the result of injuries sustained in an ATV accident. She was born August 24, 2010 in Richmond Kentucky, daughter of Anthony Sturgill and Sara Shelby.

She is also survived by 2 siblings, Robert Jayden Lee Sturgill, Brynna Grace Alene Sturgill; paternal grandmother, Patricia Sturgill; maternal grandfather, Timothy Shelby; as well as numerous relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather Robert Sturgill and maternal grandmother Alicia Godding.

Funeral Service 2:00 PM, Thursday, August 30, 2012 at Reppert Funeral Home, Berea, Kentucky. Visitation 12:00 Noon until service time Thursday. Continue reading Obituaries August 26 to September 2, 2012