The Fall Free Large Item Drop-Off will be held during the week of October 20th - 25th, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturday, 8:00 a.m. til 12:00 noon. The Drop Off Center is located at 300 Quality St, Munfordville.  Large items include: couch, chair, tables, lamps. Item not accepted include: wood, carpet, trash, roofing, building materials and tires. For more information, call the Drop Off Center at 270-524-5178.

 

October 24th, 2014

A benefit for the Logsdon Valley School will be held Friday, October 24th, with a Traditional Family Style Amish Wedding Dinner, served "sit-down family style".  The menu includes all you can eat, baked chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, stuffing/dressing, creamed peas, coleslaw, dinner rolls, date pudding and your choice of pies, along with coffee.  The cost is $15 each for adults and children under 10 eat for $8.  The location is Marvin Detwieler's 365 Logsdon Valley Cemetery Road, Munfordville, Ky. 42765.  To make reservations, call 270-524-7970 or go to the following businesses to reserve your plates: Citizens First Bank in Munfordville, D&D Grocer at E-town or R&S Salvage and Bakery in Horse Cave.

The Glasgow-Barren County Chamber of Commerce announces that Christmas Parade applications will be available for pick-up in the Chamber office October 1st, or by download at the Chamber website, www.glasgowbarrenchamber.com.  The theme of the parade is “Paws for Christmas”. In keeping with the theme, the Grand Marshal for the 2014 Christmas Parade will be Barren River Animal Welfare Association (BRAWA).  This application, along with a $15 entry fee must be received by Friday, November 7, 2014; they may be submitted to the Glasgow Barren County Chamber of Commerce located at 118 E Public Square in downtown Glasgow. You may call the Chamber office at 651-3161 for further information. After Friday, November 7, an entry fee of $30 will be charged. Absolutely no applications will be accepted after Friday, November 14, 2014 at 4:30pm. Units that do not complete an application by this time cannot be in the Christmas Parade.

 

October 25th, 2014

A Community Gospel Singing will be held Saturday, October 25th, at the Elizabethtown Baptist Church starting at 6:00 p.m. c.t. The church is located at 1525 North Miles Street.  For more information, Call Bill Twyman at 270-358-0002.

The 1st Annual Stan Cottrell - WLOC  10 mile Fun-Run-Walk will be held Saturday, October 25th, at 8:00 a.m. leaving Munfordville at the traffic light.  $10 donation certificates awarded. Runners can be sponsored with all proceeds going to the Clothes For Kids Foundation.

Sulphur Springs Baptist Church will host a Youth Fall Festival on Saturday, October 25th, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  There will be inflatables, carnival games, relay races and more with numerous prizes to be won.  Lunch will be served at 12 p.m. A hayride will begin at 3:00 p.m.  For more information, contact Karen Cooksey at 270-670-6001.

Siloam Baptist Church will have a Trunk or Treat, Saturday, Oct. 25th, from 2 to 4 p.m. The church is located at 517 Siloam Road, Glasgow. For more information, call 270-678-2817. 

A benefit for Jaeden Meredith who was critically injured in a car accident November 30th last year will be held this Saturday, October 25th from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Red Cross Elementary School.  There will be concessions, live auction, cake walk, coke walk, ham raffle & more.  For more information contact Tonisha Williams at 270-404-6233 or Red Cross Elementary at 270-659-2400.

Sampson Street Church of God will be having a Fall Harvest Celebration on Saturday, October 25th at 3:00 p.m. through Wednesday, October 29th.  There will be a cookout, free food, corn hole contest, cake walk, and hayride.  Saturday, October 25th at 7:00 p.m. The Rangers Quartet from Nashville, TN, Sunday, October 26th at 6:00 p.m. Bro. Mike Shrum from Scottsville, Monday, October 27th at 7:00 p.m. Bro. Jimmy Wilson from Glasgow, Tuesday & Wednesday October 28th & 29th Sister Juanita Combs from Hazard, KY.  Special singing nightly.  Pastor Roger Kinslow.  Church is located at 428 Samson St Glasgow, KY.

The gospel cavaliers will be singing at Cumbo's Old Gospel Barn Saturday, October 25th at 7:30 p.m.  Located at 11286 Louisville Rd Coxs Creek, KY.  For more information contact Gary Graham at 270-465-1976.


October 26th, 2014

Siloam Baptist Church will hold revival services October 26th through October 29th.  Services will be Sunday Morning at 11:00 a.m. and Sunday through Wednesday night at 6:00 p.m.  Dr. Bill Whittaker will be the evangelist, James Bratcher will provide music and Gary L. Cruse is the pastor. For more information, call 270-678-2817.

A Community Revival will be held starting Sunday night, October 26th, at 6:30 p.m. at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church.  Brother Phillip Hiser will be the evangelist with 7 preachers at 7 churches.  Monday at Whickerville Baptist Church with Bro. Jordan Woodie, Tuesday at Hardyville Union Church with Bro. Barry Locke, Wednesday at Bearwallow Baptist Church with Bro. Lindell Sexton, Thursday at Faith Independent Church with Bro. Glenn Woodard, Friday at Hopewell Church with Bro. Dewayne Cook and Saturday at Rowletts Baptist Church with Bro. Scott Coats. For more information, call 270-786-6571 or 270-528-4011.

The HOSS Foundation will be holding a one-week Radio Auction at the Metcalfe County Board of Education  beginning Monday, October 27th, and running through Thursday on 991, the Hoss, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. nightly.  The HOSS Foundation is a newly established non-profit organization that works with the Metcalfe County School system's resource centers to purchase clothing for Metcalfe County students in need.  Auction items are needed such as:  country hams, antiques, gift certificates, theme baskets, crafts, household items, tools and toys.  If you would like to make a donation, you may bring it to the HOSS Studio on 31-W in Horse Cave, you may also mail your tax-deductible donation to The HOSS Foundation, P. O. Box 85, Horse Cave, Ky. 42749. For more information, call Dewayne Forbis at 270-774-1485.

 

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.

T. J. Samson Community Hospital will be hosting a lunch and learn on Tuesday, October 28th from 12 to 1 p.m. in the Community Center at the T J Health Pavilion.  The topic will be "Breast Cancer Awareness.  What you must know about detection, screenings and treatment."  The lunch and learn panel will be comprised of Dr. Elizabeth Combs Royse, Family Practice Physician; Dr. Donald Goodin, Hematology and Oncology Physician; and Dr. Todd Marion, Surgeon.  The lunch and learn is free to the public and everyone in attendance is asked to wear pink that day.  Bring your own sack lunch.  Glasgow BPW club will be providing drinks and desserts.  For more information please call 270-651-4714.

 

Revival services will be held Thursday through Sunday, October 30th through November 2nd, at 6:00 p.m. nightly.  Thursday night preaching will be Bro. Dale Warren and Les Milby will sing. Friday and Saturday, Joe Milby will preach and on Friday Vicki Bishop will sing and Saturday New Grace will sing. Bro. Jackie Stamps will preach at the 11:00 a.m. service on November 2nd.

 

October 31st, 2014

Rowletts Baptist Church is having Trunk or Treat in the church parking lot on Friday, October 31st, from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. Children are invited to come by and enjoy a safe Halloween.

 

November 1st, 2014

A Benefit Chili/Soup Supper and Auction for Donnie Wright of Munfordville will be held Saturday, November 1st, at 5:00 p.m. at the Hart County High School Cafeteria.  There will be singing by the Chuck Templemen family,  with an auction to follow.  There will also be a gun raffle for a Mossburg 817 17 HMR Rifle.  Drawing will be that night at the benefit.  All proceeds will go toward medical bills.  Donations are appreciated and can be dropped off at the WLOC Radio Station on 31-W in Horse Cave. For more information, call 270-774-1485.

United Faith Independent Church will host a fall festival on Saturday, November 1st.  Activities will begin at 1:00 p.m..  There will be food, games, and a chili cook off.  Trunk or treat and bonfire will be a 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.  Hayride will start at 6:00 p.m.  The church is located on North Jackson Highway in the Goodnight community.  UFI extends a special invitation to the public to join them for a day of fun and fellowship.  For more information call 270-670-5624.

 

November 2nd, 2014

Buddy Willingham will sing Sunday, November 2nd, at 11:00 a.m. at God's House.  For more information, call 270-405-0462.

 

November 3rd, 2014

Community Action of Southern Kentucky will begin the "Subsidy" portion of the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) that provides heating assistance to eligible households on November 3rd, 2014. The significant cost of energy to heat homes leaves many households unable to fully meet heating bills or purchase sufficient bulk fuel to keep their families safe and warm. For a household to be eligible, basic criteria must be met.  Applications will be taken in alphabetic order based on the first letter of the head of household's last name at Community Action offices.  Applicants must bring the following: Most recent heating bill or verification from landlord that the heating expenses are included in rent, Social Security card or Permanent Resident Card for each member of the household and proof of household income for the preceding month.  Hart County residents may apply at 509 A. A. Whitman Lane, Munfordville, Monday through Friday.  For more information, call 270-524-0224.

 

November 7th, 2014

Kentucky Homespun Christmas Show will be held at the Cave City Convention Center. On November 7th, a Candle Light Preview will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. with the event on Saturday, November 8th, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with more than 50 top antique dealers, folk artists, early country, primitives and more from all over the U. S.  For more information, call the Chamber Office at 270-773-5159.

Samaritans Purse Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box drive is underway.  Fill a shoebox full of hygiene items, toys, clothes, school supplies, etc and bring them to Hardyville Union Church on 31-E in Hardyville during the week of November 17th - 23rd, from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  The boxes will be loaded and taken to warehouses where they will be sent to very needy children.  For more information, call Peggy Avery at 270-528-3698.

 

November 8th, 2014

Modern Woodman and friends will be hosting a benefit for Bro. Nicky Ferguson to help pay medical expenses.  Bro. Nicky was in the hospital for 12 days. Donations are needed for the chili supper and the auction.  The benefit will be Saturday, November 8th, at the Upton Community Center beginning at 5:00 p.m.  For more information, call Renee at 502-523-4849 or Wanda at 270-590-0718.

The Bobby Driver Memorial Scholarship Fund presents the 7th Annual Singing for Scholarships with the Songs of Disney at the Historic Plaza Theater in Glasgow on Saturday, November 8th at 7:00 p.m.  Music is provided by the Glasgow Community Band.  This is a night of family fun with lots of local talent singing and dancing to your favorite Disney songs.  All tickets are $10.  For more information, call 270-361-2101 or www.plaza.org.

Campground United Methodist Women's Country Ham Dinner will be held Saturday, November 8th. The annual Country Ham Dinner with all the fixings will begin at 4:00 p.m., carry outs are available.

The Annual Clothes for Kids Gospel Singing will be held Saturday, November 8th, at the Lighthouse Church in Horse Cave. A fellowship meal will be served starting at 5:00 p.m. inside the Fellowship Hall with soup, chips, drinks, desserts. The singing begins at 6:00 p.m. featuring the Sextons, Gospel Crusaders, Durretts, Margaret Jones, Trinity Gospel Aires, Believers of the Cross. A love offering will be taken to benefit WLOC Clothes for Kids. For more information, call 270-774-1485.

A benefit for Cindy England, sister of Terry England, will be held Saturday, November 8th, at Caverna Elementary School Gym on Hwy 31-W starting at 12:00 noon with UCW wrestling action meet and greet beginning at 6:00 p.m. with bell time at 8:00 p.m.  Concessions will be available.  For more information, call 270-670-7331 or 270-528-2564.

A singing will be held at the Highland United Methodist Church on Mammoth Cave Road, Cave City, on Saturday, November 8th, featuring Heartland Quartet.

17th Annual Children's Christmas Benefit will be Saturday, November 8th at the Edmonton Worship Center Gym at 6:00 p.m.  This is to purchase a little Christmas for Children of Metcalfe County.  Singers will be the Edmonton Quartet, Gospel Sounds, The Spirituals, and Revived.  Food will be hotdogs, chips, chili, nachos, desserts, and drinks for a small price.  A silent auction will be held the night of the event.  There will be baked goods, home decor, and more to bid on.  For more information contact Mary Jane Jessie at 270-590-2091 or Karen Cooksey at 270-670-6001.

The Glasgow Barren County 2014 Veterans Day Parade will be held on Saturday, November 8th at 2:00 p.m.  Everyone participating in the parade is encouraged to start lining up at 1:00 p.m. behind Save-A-Lot & the Methodist Church parking lot on South Broadway.  The community can watch the parade throughout the following routes:  Begins on South Broadway. cross over East Main Street onto North Broadway, turn left onto East Front to West Front, and left on North Race, over West Main ending at the Glasgow-Barren County Wall of Honor.  There will be an event at the Veterans Wall of Honor and a reception at the South Central Ky Cultural Center immediately after the progarm.

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.

 

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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.

 

Metcalfe Head Start Parent Group is seeking donations to help provide Thanksgiving Baskets for their Head Start families.  They currently have 40 children enrolled in their program.  Any help would be greatly appreciated.  Head start is a non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible.  If you choose to make a monetary donation please make checks payable to the Metcalfe County Parent Group.  Would like to receive all donations by Friday, November 21st.  If you have any questions call 270-432-7236.