, Corbin, KY


April 13, 2012

Calendar - April 10, 2012

CORBIN — Bluegrass band competition

Blazin’Bluegrass Festival in Whitley City is sponsoring a Bluegrass or Bluegrass-Gospel band competition. Submit a 3-song CD before May 1 to Blazin’ Bluegrass Band Contest, Attention Doris Slavey, 131 Pine Ridge Road, Somerset, KY 42501. Call 606-382-5005 or visit    

Laurel High School reunion

Laurel High School Class of 1977’s reunion will be Oct. 13 at Cumberland Falls. All classes of 1977-79 are invited. Reservations required at or call 859-361-3826.

Rotary Golf Scramble

The Dave Hudson Memorial Rotary Golf Scramble will be May 11. Entries are due y May 8. Call 523-8584.

Laurel Summer Feeding

Any church interested in participating in the Laurel County Summer Feeding Program for their Bible School should contact Judy Nicholson at 330-0702 before June 4.

Woodbine High School 1962

Woodbine High School’s Class of 1962’s 50th reunion will be May 26. Register at 812-333-4245 or e-mail before May 18.

Murder for a Cause

Corbin’s United Effort’s annual Murder for a Cause dinner theater features a Golden Girls spoof Saturday, April 21, at The Depot. Tickets are available at the CUE office behind the Corbin Post Office. Call 528-7523.

HomeSkills Learning Project

Corbin’s United Effort is offering the six-class HomeSkills Learning Project May 7-17 for low-income families. Apply at 528-7523 before May 1.

Benefit Golf Scramble

The Marie and Archie Cima Memorial Golf Scramble will begin at 9 a.m. Friday, May 18, at the Tri-Country Club. All proceeds benefit St. Jude’s Children’s Research. Register at 523-0393 or 528-2166.

Free tax help

KCEOC will have someone available for free tax assistance weekdays through Saturday. Call 546-3152 for an appointment.

Free tax assistance is available at the following libraries:

Corbin Public Library: Thursdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Thursday. Call 528-6366.

Laurel County Public Library: Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Whitley County Public Library: Mondays 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. (later by appointment only)

Tuesday, April 10

Parkway community dinner

Parkway Church of God will host a free community dinner from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday. Call 528-8100.

Lay K registration

Lay Elementary Kindergarten registration will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. through April 20.

Corbin City Utilities

Corbin City Utilities will meet at 4 p.m. Tuesday.

DAV state service officer

A Disabled American Veteran state service officer will be at the London DAV building Tuesdays from 9 a.m. to noon. Call 877-1308 or 862-0032.

Gray Holiness revival

Gray Holiness Church will be in revival beginning Tuesday at 7 p.m. nightly with Evangelist Letcher Napier of Somerset. Call 528-8929.


Whitley County Middle School Site Based Decision Making Council will meet at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in the library.

Williamsburg BOE

Williamsburg Independent Board of Education will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Keavy DAV service officer

DAV Chapter 158, Keavy, will have five service officers on duty at the post from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesdays and from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays at the London American Legion. Call 215-7330 or 864-7641.

Knox Ministerial Assn

The Knox Ministerial Association will meet at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Knox County Hospital cafeteria.

DAV Unit 90

Disabled American Veterans Unit 90 and Auxiliary will meet at 5 p.m. Tuesday. All veterans are invited. A meal will be served. Call 549-2545 or 549-5985.

Wednesday, April 11

Legion Service Officer

An American Legion service officer will be on duty Wednesday from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Corbin Post 88 in the upstairs office. Call 528-1086.

UC Show Choir

University of the Cumberlands Show Choir will perform at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Mary McGraw Recital Hall.

Celebrate Recovery Program

Celebrate Recovery, a 12-step Christ-centered faith-based recovery program for all hurts, habits or hang-ups meets Wednesdays from 6-8:30 p.m. on Spruce Creek Road in Corbin. Child care available. Call 304-3490 or 528-4416.

Thursday, April 12

Corbin Board of Education

Corbin Board of Education will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Cumberlands concert

University of the Cumberlands Singers will hold their spring concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Mary McGraw Recital Hall.

AARP free tax help

Free tax assistance is available at the Corbin Public Library Thursdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through April 12. Call 528-6366.

Corbin Tourism

Corbin Tourism will hold a special called meeting at 9 a.m. Thursday in the Depot Street meeting room. Call 528-8860.

Friday, April 13

Tri-County Prayer Focus

A Tri-County Prayer Focus will begin at 7 p.m. Friday in the Gatliff Chapel on the University of the Cumberlands’ campus.

Rockholds VFD spaghetti

Rockholds Volunteer Fire Department will hold a spaghetti dinner from 3:30-8 p.m. Friday. Delivery available at 515-8890.

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