Community Action of Southern Kentucky announces participation in the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program. Meals will be served at no separate charge to enrolled participants at the center. Participants eligible for free and/or reduced price meals must have a complete application with documentation of eligibility information. Locally, the participating center is Hart County Head Start at 1779 South Dixie Highway, Munfordville.  For more information, call 270-524-5711.

The Hart County Community chorus is planning for this year's Christmas concert. This group has been singing for over 25 years and all singers are welcome. There are no auditions, but you need to be able to carry a tune and willing to come to rehearsals. There is a $20 participation fee per person. Rehearsals are Tuesday evenings, beginning October 14th, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Horse Cave Baptist Church. Interested singers should sign up soon. For more information, call Steve Kistler at 270-524-1095.

 

August 29th, 2014

Faith Independent Church will have a weekend revival, August 29th - 31st, at 6:30 p.m. nightly. The evangelist will be Bro. Justin Dial, from Green County. The church is located off Hwy. 88 on Hwy. 1854 between Hardyville and Munfordville. The pastor is Bro. L. H. Sexton.

Leadership Metcalfe County Sessions will begin in September, register now. Class is limited to 20.  For more information, call 270-432-3222.

 

Old Fashion Holy Ghost Revival will be held at Samson St. Church of God in Glasgow, on Fri, Sat and Sun with preaching by Bro. Kelly Blankenship from Mt. Sterling.  There will be special singing nightly.  The Kinslows will sing Friday night, along with Marris Taylor, of Three Springs. On Saturday night, The Coulters, from TN will sing. On Sunday night, Humble Harmony will sing along with Charity Blankenship.  For more information, call 270-606-1214.

 

August 30th, 2014

Chris' Fight Car Show will be held in Downtown Cave City on Saturday, August 30th, from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  The entry fee is $10, there will be goodie bags and door prizes, concessions will be available.  All proceeds go to Friedrich Ataxia and the Cave City Fire Department.  For more information, call 270-590-5542 or 270-590-4887.

Bonnieville Labor Day Fest will be held Saturday, August 30th, featuring a Cruise-In and Poker Run that morning, with kids games, vendors and cake walk starting at 4:00 p.m.  A free outdoor concert featuring the band, Nightfall, is scheduled from 7 to 11 p.m.  Contact Tommy at 270-774-2337 for information about the Poker Run and Rocky at 270-531-2568 about other activities.

A gospel singing will be held at Woodsonville Baptist Church on Saturday, August 30th, at 6:00 p.m. featuring the McCubbins Family and Herbert Smith & the Smith Brothers, also Keyshia Smith, of Tennessee. Rev. Kendell Ford is the pastor.

Labor Day Weekend Singing will be held at Dale Hollow State Resort Park in Burkesville, Saturday and Sunday, August 30th and 31st. The host groups include: The Kellys, from Lawrenceburg, TN, and the Spirituals, from Edmonton. The concerts begin at 7:00 p.m. nightly and Sunday morning service will be at 10:30 a.m.  There's free admission, bring your lawn chairs or sit in the Amphi Theater.  For more information, call 270-432-2796.

A benefit for Jessie Houchens will be held Saturday, August 30th, at 2:00 p.m. at the pavilion behind Little Country Diner on East College Street in Glasgow. All proceeds will go toward Jessie's funeral expenses.  There will be an auction, cornhole games, money and country ham raffle, a cake walk and concessions. 

 

August 31st, 2014

The annual Family Reunion for descendants of Robert and Pauline Mae Francis Wilson, of Park City, will be held Sunday, August 31st, starting at 9:00 a.m. at Bowling Park Gym, 1608 West Stockton St., Edmonton.  For more information, contact Karen Cooksey at 270-670-6001.

Bro. Mickey Pruitt will preach at Wisdom Cumberland Presbyterian Church on Sunday, August 31st, at 11:00 a.m.  Bro. Joe Michael Bunch is the pastor. 

Dewayne Forbis will preach Sunday, August 31st, at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church at 11:00 a.m.  Bro. Billy Joe Foster is the pastor.

In anticipation of demolition of the classroom wing of the old MCHS building to make way for the new elementary school, Metcalfe County Schools will host a reunion/open house of the old Metcalfe County High School classes 1958-94, on Sunday, August 31st, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

The Adams Family will sing Sunday, August 31st, at 4:30 p.m. at the Leitchfield Crossing Baptist Church. Bro. Ben Benningfield is the pastor.

Sulphur Well United Methodist Church presents "Jared and Friends" featuring Grand Ole Opry musicians and Metcalfe County's own Jared Shaw.  Sunday, August 31st at 6:30 pm at Sulphur Well UMC.  For more information contact Ronnie Tucker at 270-590-4970 or  Gary at 270-576-3258.

Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, located at 6070 Lonoke Road in Uno, will hosts a special gospel music singing on Sunday evening, August 31st, at 6:00 p.m.  The Trinity Gospel Heirs from Campbellsville will be singing.  Call 270-786-1475.

 

September 2nd, 2014

The Hart County Republican Party will have a meeting and cookout on Tuesday, September 2nd at Thelma Stovall Park at 6:00 p.m.  For more information,

call 270-531-3115

September 3rd, 2014

Beginning October 1, 2014, the Social Security Administration will no longer provide benefit verification letters in their offices. You can still get a benefit verification letter online instantly with a My Social Security account.   Social Security representatives will be in Munfordville Wednesday, September 3rd, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Hart County Communication Action Community Services/Senior Center, at 509AA Whitman Lane, Munfordville.  For more information, contact Tonia Bruton at 270-524-0224.

 

September 5th, 2014

The Hoss Foundation, a 501 C3 non-profit group founded by 991 radio to help with clothing needs for students in Metcalfe County Schools, will host a Big Bar-B-Que on Friday, Sept. 5th, all day on the courthouse square in Edmonton. Serving barbeque shoulder and chicken plates consisting of cole slaw, chips and a drink for $6.  Deliveries will be available in Edmonton by calling 270-774-1485. All money raised will be deposited into the HOSS Foundation to help our children in Metcalfe County. Everyone is invited to come out or call your order in and donate to this great cause.

The Horse Cave Zoning Ordinance addresses political campaign signs as follows: "Political campaign signs announcing the candidacy of individuals or those which seek support for or against a proposition to be voted on may be placed upon private property with the consent of the owner or owners. Such political signs must not exceed twenty square feet in area and must be removed within 7 days after the vote is taken."  No signs should be placed on public right-of-way property or at any location that hinders a driver's line of sight, paying special attention to corner lots. Violations of the ordinance may result in signs removed and stored for 30 days at City Hall for candidates to pick up.

Campmeeting will be held at Bonnieville Church of God of Prophecy Friday and Saturday, September 5th and 6th at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday, Sept. 7th, at 11:00 a.m. For more information, call Bro. Dewayne Kidd at 270-670-7725.

The Hart County Raider Football Alumni Association  is having their 4th Annual Raider Football Alumni Reunion Friday night, September 5th, at the HCHS football stadium.  All former HCHS players and coaches are invited to attend and will meet at the enzone of the old football field.  Sandwiches and chips will be served.  At halftime the association will present the new inductees to the HCHS Football Hall of Fame.


September 6th, 2014

Redlick United Methodist Church invites any and all singers for their 59th Annual "All Night Singing" on Saturday, September 6th, at 7:00 p.m. The church will be providing a meal.  The church is located at 3976 Mosby Ridge Rd. Edmonton.

A local non-profit group known as FEAST Food will hold a Food Allergy Awareness Walk and Festival on Saturday, September 20th, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Preston Miller Park. The event is free and open to the public.  For more information, contact Holly at feastky@hotmail.com.

 

A benefit for Alex Davidson will be held at Hart County High School on Saturday, September 6th.  Davidson was recently diagnosed with a rare brain cancer.  A car, truck, bike and tractor show will be held starting at 2:00 p.m. The entry fee is $10, Trophies will be awarded in each category. A live auction begins at 4:00 p.m.  Activities include: corn hole, volleyball, live dj and karaoke.  Lunch plates will be available all day.

 

The 14th annual Global Fest in the Barrens (www.barrenglobalfest.com) returns to Glasgow-Barren County on Saturday, September 6, from 10:00 A.M. To 5:00 P.M. held on the Glasgow Public Square in Glasgow, Kentucky. Global Fest is a Celebration of World Cultures and American Unity that promotes interaction among diverse individuals by discovering their similarities and differences. A fun filled day promoting Education, Entertainment, Children’s Activities, sharing and enjoying the Diversity in our community. Broadway the clown will be attending. Concessions will be available from various restaurants and door prizes will be given away.  For more information, call 270-651-3161.

 

Glasgow Faith Church will have a singing Saturday, September 6th. The Gospel Sounds will sing at 6:00 p.m.  The church is located at 3050 Old Bowling Green Road. Bro. Roger Poynter is the pastor.

 

 

September 7th, 2014

 

Valley Chapel of Edmonton will have a Lay Speaker, Kiffen Jones, who will give his testimony  at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 7th, followed by a cookout and a time of fellowship. Take Hwy 68N to Hwy 544 to Larry Cooksey Road. Call 270-432-5821.

 


September 8th, 2014

Metcalfe County Community Education will be offering Driver's Education for all area students including, home-school and out-of-county. Must have a valid driving permit by October 27th to enroll in the fall course. The cost is $50/In-county, $100 out-of-county full payment or first installment must be paid by September 1st.  For additional information, call Geneva at 270-432-0553.

Seven Springs Cumberland Presbyterian Church will be having a revival starting on Monday, September 8th, at 7:00 p.m. nightly. The evangelist will be Bro. Sammy Norris and the pastor is Bro. Randal Gray. The church is located between Center and Sulphur Well.

 

September 11th, 2014

Sulphur Springs Baptist Church annual homecoming will be held on Thursday, September 11th, at 11:00 a.m. at 1323 Beechville Road in Edmonton.  The singers will include Revived from Green County. A meal will be served following the singing.

 

September 12th, 2014

September 12th through the 14th will be the Hart County Civil War Days & Battle for the Bridge Historical Preserve.  For more information visit  www.visitmunfordville.com.

 

September 13th, 2014

There will be a singing Saturday, September 13th, at Highland United Methodist Church at 4471 Mammoth Cave Road, Cave City. The singing will be at 6:00 p.m. The Master's Four will be featured. For more information, call 270-404-5256.

 

September 14th, 2014

The descendants of the late C. C. and Ethel Groce Riddle will have a reunion on Sunday, September 14th, at Branstetter Park, near Summer Shade. Friends and family are invited, please bring a covered dish and old photos. The doors will open about 9:00 a.m.

New Beginnings Community Church of God will hold homecoming service on Sunday, September 14th. The service will be held at Bowling Park's Leftwich Hall at 11:00 a.m.  With special singing by John Steed, followed by a potluck meal.  For more information, call 270-590-3762.

A Tent Revival will be held in Upton, September 14th through September 18th, at the Upton Ball Field.  The evangelists will be Kenny Marr and Travis Sharp. Services will start at 7:00 p.m. (EDT). For more information, call 270-369-8289 or 949-1623.

 

September 15th, 2014

Lonoke Baptist Church, Munfordville, will hold revival services beginning Monday, September 15th, at 7:00 p.m.  Bro. Bobby Wood, pastor of Edmonton Worship Center will be the evangelist.  Lonoke's pastor, Bro. Chuck Templeman and the congregation invite all to attend.

 

September 21st, 2014

The Southern Gospel Group the Erwins from Edgewood Texas will be at Cedar Grove Baptist Church Sunday morning, September 21st, at 11:00 a.m. CT. The church is located at 300 Cedar Grove Church Road in Glasgow and there will be a potluck following the service. The Pastor is Bro. Troy Stephens.  For more information, call Roger Barrick, call 270-678-2067.

 

September 27th, 2014

Seven Springs Sorghum Festival will be held Saturday, September 27th, at 1696 Edwin Williams Road, Sulphur Well.  There will be live music, vendors, 5K, car show, tractor show, demonstrations by craftsman and sorghum making.  For more information, contact Emory Kidd at 270-528-6259.

 

September 28th, 2014

New Direction from Glasgow will sing at Dover Missionary Baptist Church for Homecoming Services on Sunday, September 28th, at 11:00 a.m. and the meal will be served at 12:00 p.m. with singing to follow.  The church is located on Ethel Williams Road near Mt. Hermon.

New Direction from Glasgow will be singing at Elk Horn Baptist Church on Sunday, September 28th at 6:30 E.T.  The church is located at 3145 Elkhorn Road, Campbellsville, KY in Taylor County.  For more information call 270-572-3931 or 270-670-5144.

 

October 4th, 2014

The 33rd annual Metcalfe County Pumpkin Festival will be held Saturday, Oct. 4th.  No set-ups before 4:00 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3rd.  Booth space must be pre-paid.  For more information, call 270-432-3222.

 

October 11th, 2014

Sulphur Springs Baptist Church is hosting the annual Walk-A-Thon to raise money for the Cassady's Annual Children's Christmas Benefit which is held in November. The Walk-A-Thon will be Saturday, October 11th, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Edmonton Memorial Park football field. Snacks and drinks will be served. For more information, call Karen at 270-670-6001.

 

October 17th

October 17th & 18th is the Big Buffalo Crossing BBQ Cook-Off on the square in Munfordville.  For more information go to www.visitmunfordville.com.

 

October 28th, 2014

The 9th Annual Taste of Barren County will be held Tuesday, October 28th, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Cave City Convention Center. Come sample specialty cuisine from area restaurants and caterers.  Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door.  Advance tickets are on sale at the Chamber offices.

 

November 30th, 2014

The Lindsey Family from Greensburg will sing at Siloam Baptist Church in Glasgow, on Sunday, November 30th, at 6:00 p.m.

 

Non-Specific Dates

 

Friends of Mammoth Cave, a group of concerned citizens and community leaders working with the National Park Service started the organization in order to preserve and protect Mammoth Cave National Park.  At the same time, the Friends Organization hopes to enhance visitors' and family experiences for years to come.  The organization works to fund important projects and initiatives many of which are beyond the financial capacity of the National Park Service.  The Friends of Mammoth Cave National Park receives no annual government funding, relying instead upon the support of private citizens, foundations, and corporations.  The organization is a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization.  All donations are tax deductible.  For more information, contact Gayle at 1-270-597-7604 or visit www.FriendsofMammothCave.org

 

From the Abundance of the Hart Food pantry will be open every 3rd Thursday of the month at the Munfordville Baptist Church from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.  Also the food pantry is open on the following Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. You must meet the income eligibility guidelines and only receive commodities one time per month.

 

Hart of Autism, a support group for parents and educators of children on the autism spectrum will be held every 3rd Monday of every month at Munfordville Baptist Church at 3:15 p.m.  For more information call 774-1180.