, Corbin, KY


May 13, 2013

Calendar - May 3, 2013

CORBIN — Medical scholarships

Baptist Health Corbin doctors are offering a scholarship for student accepted into or enrolled in the healthcare field. Call Brenda Brewer at 523-8688. Deadline is June 30.

Low-Income survival

Corbin’s United Effort is offering a six-part series on low-income survival strategies, run May 20-30. Graduates receive $300 grant for rent or utilities. Application deadline is Wednesday, May 15. Call 528-7523.

Redhound Hall of Fame

Nominations for the Corbin Redhound Varsity Club Hall of Fame will be taken through June 1. Nominations must have graduated before 2004. Mail nominations to P.O. Box 1026, Corbin, KY 40702.

Men’s softball league

Corbin Rec. Center is taking signups for Men’s League softball. Call 528-6657.

Free garden plots available

EKU Corbin has free 10x20 community garden spots available for personal use. Visit Call 859-622-6705.

Lynn Camp greenhouse

The Lynn Camp Greenhouse is now open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday’s through the end of the school year.

WCHS greenhouse open

The Whitley County High School greenhouse is now open from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. weekdays. Includes vegetables and flowers. Call Brian Prewitt at 549-7050.

Friday, May 3

Keavy DAVA yard sale

The Keavy Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary (DAVA) is hosting a community yard sale at 8:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday, May 3-4, at the DAV building.  Service officers on site. Space available at 280-7384.

Corbin blood pressure clinic

Falls Road Pharmacy is sponsoring a blood  pressure clinic from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. Call 258-0000.

Lynn Camp K/new students

Lynn Camp Elementary will hold Kindergarten and new student registration from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. through Friday.

New Mount Zion yard sale

New Mount Zion Baptist Church ladies will hold a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday. Refreshments available. Call 549-0187 or 549-5340.

WCPL Ms. Betty’s storytime

Whitley County Public Library’s Ms. Betty’s Toddler Storytime for ages 1-4 will be at 10 a.m. Friday. No registration necessary. Call 549-0818.

Knox Extension yard sale

Knox County Town & Country Homemakers will host a yard sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at the Knox County Extension Office. Proceeds benefit 4-H scholarship fund. Call 546-3447.

Cedaridge grand opening

Cedaridge Ministries will have a “Rock the Warehouse” at its new location (390 Watts Creek Road, Williamsburg) from 7-9 p.m. Friday, May 3, followed by a grand opening from 2-6 p.m. Saturday, May 4.

LCPL movie night

Laurel County Public Library’s Friday Night Movie will begin at 6 p.m.  Friday, May 3. Registration appreciated at 864-5759.

W’burg ‘Rock the Block’

First United Methodist Church in Williamsburg will host a “Rock the Block” party at 6 p.m. Friday, May 3. Includes music by “To the Sky” and comedian Will McDaniel. Cookout included. Call 549-2564.

May Day Festival

The Corbin Ossoli Club May Day Festival will be at 7 p.m. Friday, May 3, at The Arena.

Upper Room Revival

The Upper Room Revival Center with host Revivalist Sean Strong Friday through Sunday, May 3-5 at 7 p.m. nightly and at 11:30 a.m. Sunday. Call 526-7283.

Blazin’ Bluegrass Festival

The Blazin’ Bluegrass Festival will be Friday and Saturday, May 3-4, at the Sandhill 4H/RV Park on Hwy 700 in Whitley City. Call 606-306-5008 or visit

Derby Hat Day Dance

A Derby Hat Day Dance will be held Friday at The Moose Lodge in Lily. Doors open at 7 p.m. and a disc jockey will play from 8 p.m. to midnight. Prizes for the top three hats. Must be 21.

W’burg registration

Preschool and kindergarten registration for Williamsburg City School will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  Friday. Visit the school’s website or call 549-6044.

Saturday, May 4

Chapel Grove yard sale

Chapel Grove Baptist Church will have a yard sale and car wash from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Includes lunch special beginning at 10 a.m. Call 523-0982.

NIBROC Just Lose It

Applications for the NIBROC Just Lose It contest will be taken through Saturday. Pick up applications at Corbin City Hall, Suite 106. Call 523-6522.

Immanuel Yard Sale

Immanuel Baptist Church will hold a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Call 528-4975.

Faith Tabernacle yard sale

Faith Tabernacle Pentecostal Church is having a yard sale, Saturday, May 4, at 9 a.m. at the church. For a $10 donation, you can have your own setup in the church’s parking lot. For more information, call Marie at 620-5334.

First Assembly yard sale

Corbin First Assembly Church will hold a yard sale from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Call 528-7619.

Cumberland Falls hike

Cumberland Falls State Park will host an easy-to-moderate hike from Yamacraw Bridge to Princess Falls and Lick Creek Falls. Register with Pam at 606-516-1750.

Rivers Edge yard sale

Rivers Edge Church women will hold a yard sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the church. Proceeds benefit the church youth. Call 523-2064.

Flower Sale

A flower sale will be held at the London Community Center from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 4. Proceeds go to 4-H and St. Jude Hospital. Call 620-5719 or 528-3592.

WMU anniversary parade

Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) will hold a 125th anniversary parade in downtown London beginning with live music at 1 p.m. at the courthouse.

Rivers Edge car wash

Rivers Edge Church youth will have a car wash from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at Hospice of the Bluegrass on Falls Hwy. Call 523-2064.

JFAA yard sale

Justice for Abused Animals will hold a yard sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Parrott Motorsports in London. Call 524-3425.

Parkway medical clinic

Parkway Ministries will host a free medical clinic for anyone with no form of insurance from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Call 528-8100.

Oak Grove car wash

Oak Grove 4th and 5th grades will host a car wash from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 4, at Kids First in Lily to help raise money for their Washington trip. Call 261-5567.

Canaan Way singing

Canaan Way Missionary Baptist Church, Woodbine, will have a special singing at 5 p.m. Saturday. The Country Boys from Williamsburg will perform.  Dinner afterwards. Free. Call 606-515-8583.

Clothes giveaway Saturday

A free clothes giveaway will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Corn Creek Baptist Church’s Fellowship Hall in Woodbine. Call 344-5533 or 344-3046.

Gray Holiness sale

Gray Holiness Church will have a yard sale, bake sale and car wash from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the church on old Barbourville highway. Call 528-8929.

Knox BOE

Knox County Board of Education will hold a work session at noon Saturday with the Kentucky School Boards Association regarding the search for the district’s next superintendent.   KSBA consultants will be meeting with the Board for the first time to discuss the services that they provide and to begin the search process.

New Mount Zion yard sale

New Mount Zion Baptist Church ladies will hold a yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Refreshments available. Call 549-0187 or 549-5340.

Sunday, May 5

Grace singing

Grace Fellowship Church welcomes “City of Lights” at 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, May 5. Call 864-4635.

Pleasant Ridge Revival

Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, Bailey Switch, will be in revival beginning at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, May 5. The speaker is Bro. Ken Smith. Revival continues through Friday with a special singing each night. All are invited.

Girdler to speak at CFA

Special guest Kentucky Assembly of God Superintendent Joe Girdler will preach at Corbin First Assembly, 1015 S.Main St., at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Call  528-7619 or email

Monday, may 6

Laurel Town Hall Meeting

Laurel County Sheriff’s Office will host a Town Hall Meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, May 6, at the Colony Fire Department building.

London City Council

London City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. Monday.

Corbin blood drive

Lynn Camp Elementary will host a blood drive from 2-5 p.m. Monday.

Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous support fellowship meets Monday through Friday in London and in Corbin. Confidential. Call 606-309-6977 or 606-344-7097.

London blood drive

London Fire Department will host a blood drive from 1:30-6:30 p.m. Monday.


The Whitley County Middle School Site Based Decision Making Council meeting will be Monday at 3:30 p.m. in the library. Also, elections for parent members will be at 4:30 p.m. in the library.

Alsile revival

Alsile Missionary Baptist Church will be in revival with Evangelist Doyle Lester at 7 p.m. nightly beginning Monday. Call 539-9611.

Nar-Anon Family support

A Nar-Anon Family Support Group will meet at 6 p.m. Mondays at Parkway Ministries in Corbin. Call 606-215-7863.

Piano recital

Kayrene Scalf will present her piano students in recital at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 6, at Poplar Grove Baptist Church, North Hwy. 830, Corbin. Free and open to the public. Call 528-7309.

Pleasant Ridge Revival

Revival at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, Bailey Switch, will continue at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday with a special singing. Bro. John Fisher will speak. All are invited.

WCPL Craft Madness

Whitley County Public Library’s Craft Madness will be  from 5-7 p.m. Monday for ages 4 through adult. Call 549-0818.

Tuesday, May 7

CHS dedication ceremony

The Corbin High School dedication ceremony will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 7.

Nibroc AA

Nibroc AA group meets at noon and 8 p.m. Monday-Saturday, and at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Sundays at the Corbin Rec Center. Women meet Thursdays at 6 p.m. Men meet Saturdays at 6 p.m. Call 528-0233.

Bell-Whitley Board

Bell-Whitley Board of Directors will meet at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, at the Pine Mountain Park Lodge. Call 337-3044.

Legion Auxiliary elections

Elections of 2013-14 American Legion Auxiliary Unit 88 officers will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 7. Potluck begins at 6:30 p.m. Call 523-2339.

Wednesday, May 8

London blood drive

South London Kroger will host a blood drive from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, May 8.

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 provided. Call 304-3490 or 528-4416.

KY Ministerial Alliance

The Southeastern Kentucky Ministerial Alliance will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 8, at First Baptist Church Williamsburg. Call 549-2564.

London blood drive

South London Kroger will host a blood drive from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, May 8.

LCPL book sale preview

Friends of the Library will have a special preview of the Laurel County Public Library’s used book sale from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 8. Call 864-5759.

‘The Story’

First Christian Church in Barbourville will host a 31-week study of the Bible from Genesis to Revelation at 7 p.m. Wednesdays beginning May 8. Call 546-4017.

Pleasant Ridge Revival

Revival at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church will continue at 7 p.m. Wednesday through Friday with Bro. A.Y. Mills.

Thursday, May 9

LCPL book sale

Laurel Friends of the Library will hold a used book sale from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, May 9-10 at the library. Call 864-5759.

WCPL book signing

Whitley County Public Library will have a book signing for local author of “Inherited Magic,” Jennifer McCullah, from 4-6 p.m. Thursday.

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