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(Last updated Thursday April 24, 2014 @ 12:50pm)
McCreary County Preschool registration will be Friday April 25th from 10:00AM-5:00PM at Pine Knot Intermediate School. To enroll, children must have their physical, eye exam, immunization record, dental exam, birth certificate, social security card and proof of income.
All McCreary County residents are invited to attend a free "movie in the park" event, including hot dogs, popcorn and more, Saturday April 26th at 8:00PM at the McCreary County Park. For information call Park Manager Melissa Vanover at 376-7275 or e-mail melissa@mccrearycounty.com.
McCreary County citizens are encouraged to sign up to take part in the April 26th "Clean Sweep" cleanup weekend. You can sign up at the McCreary County Judge Executive's office through Friday April 25th to receive free trash bags and information. Clean up your yard and property, your roadway or your entire neighborhood with filled trash bags picked up by the county Monday April 28th. For information stop by or call the Judge Executive's office at 376-2413.
The Big South Fork Beekeepers will present a Bee Field Day Saturday April 26th at Sandhill Camp on Highway 700 in Whitley City. The event will begin at 10:00AM and cover assembling woodenware, candle making, honey extraction, heat stress, hive inspection and beginner basics. Lunch will be provided by the group. For information call the McCreary County Extension Office at (606)376-2524. or e-mail gwhitis@uky.edu.
The McCreary County Extension Service is hosting a free estate planning workshop Monday April 28th from 6:00-8:00PM at the McCreary Center of Somerset Community College. Topics will include final arrangements, paying fewer taxes, Power of Attorney and other related issues. For information or to reserve your space call the extension office at (606)376-2524.
The Lake Cumberland Community Action Agency is taking applications for the Spring Garden Program. Eligible households will receive vouchers for free garden supplies, based on income and household size and while funding is available. To apply, stop by the office at 431 North Hwy 27, Big M Plaza, in Whitley City between 8:30AM-3:00PM. For information call 376-2593.
The McCreary County Senior Citizens Center will host a yard sale, rain or shine, Wednesday April 30th, Thursday May 1st and Friday May 2nd from 8:00AM-3:00PM each day. Donations can be dropped off at the center weekdays from 8:00AM-4:00PM.
The Limber Legged Librarians Relay for Life team is hosting its annual "Tastin' Luncheon" Thursday May 1st from 11:00AM to 2:00PM upstairs at the McCreary County Public Library. The cost is $5.00 with lots of food available to sample. Proceeds will go to the Relay for Life. For information call the library at 376-8738. 
The Hillbilly Mudslingers ATV Club will sponsor a mud bog Saturday May 10th near mile marker 3 on Highway 27 south of Pine Knot with registration starting at 3:00PM and the event at 7:00PM. All classes will be the same day with a $7.00 admission fee. Children 10 and under will be admitted free if accompanied by an adult. For information call Rodney at 354-2755 or April at 376-4207.
The McCreary County Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting applications from local high school seniors for their 2014 scholarship award for $500. For full details visit www.mccrearychamber.com or look up McCreary County Chamber of Commerce on Facebook.
A community blood drive will be held Thursday April 24th from 1:30-6:00PM at Whitley City Elementary School in the library. All eligible donors are encouraged to help save lives by donating blood. For information call 1-800-775-2522 or visit www.kybloodcenter.org.
The Big South Fork Saddle Club will host a "Trade Day" Saturday May 3rd from 9:00AM-1:00PM in the parking lot at South Fork Tack on West Third Street in Oneida, TN. Vendor spaces are $10 and vendors must provide their own tables, chairs or other setup equipment. Food will be sold and the club will offer saddle and tack cleaning for a small fee. For information call Vicky Taylor at 423-223-7721 or Leslie Helm at 931-704-3407.
Revival will be held at Sawyer Missionary Baptist Church starting Sunday April 27th at 6:00PM, weeknights at 7:00PM, with speakers Evangelist Jody Goodin and Pastor Wade Heath. Everyone is welcome.
The Chitwood Family Singers will be at the Dixie Bend United Baptist Church Saturday April 26th at 7:00PM. Everyone is welcome.
There will be a singing at the Pine Knot Freewill Baptist Church Saturday April 26th at 7:00PM with Cindy Strunk from Helenwood, TN. Everyone is invited.
Old Beech Grove Baptist Church will host a singing with the Chimney Rock Singers Saturday May 3rd at 6:00PM. Everyone is welcome. 

 

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