The Richmond Register

Lifestyles & Community

May 8, 2013

‘Grill Out Cancer’

Union City days

UNION CITY — Come to Union Cizty this Saturday for “Grill Out Cancer.” This will be a dinner and auction. Donation on entry will give you choice of chicken or ribeye steak. Event will begin at 6:30 pm. and food will be served until 7:30 pm. The pie auction will begin at 7:30 pm. For more information contact Marty Sewell at 859-582-4639 or Robert Murphy at 623-9461.

Robert and Linda Murphy attended the Clark Energy annual meeting in Winchester on Tuesday night. The energy COOP gave out 16 scholarships and one of the scholarship winners has Union City connections. She is Ashley Roy, daughter of Kevin and Michelle Roy. Congratulations, Ashley!

Liberty Chapel revival services continue tonight and  Friday at 7 pm. Evangelists for the meeting will be Kenneth Wasson and George Sparks. Liberty Chapel is located at 464 Three Forks Road. All are welcome.

Waco Baptist Church at Waco invites everyone to come and hear Chuck McAlister, host of Adventure Bound Outdoors TV show,  on Wednesday, May 15 at 7 p.m. For more information contact Jennifer Hensley at 859-369-5766.

Union City Day is scheduled for Saturday, May 18. There will be music and food, yard sales including some “Made in Union City” items. For yard sales, you can start setting up at 7 am on that day. It will be a great day to get out and meet your neighbors. Two raffles are underway. One is for a quilt handmade by Mary Sewell. Raffle tickets are available  for several prizes including, 32-inch TV, Garmin GPS unit and Paula Deen Cookware. See a Ruritan member to purchase tickets. All proceeds from both raffles will go to the floor replacement fund.

Happy Birthday this week to Earlene Thomas, Friday; Carrie Lynn Ramsey, Saturday; Jennifer Hight and Chad Miller, Monday; Eric Thomas, Matthew Murphy and Lana Masters, next Thursday. If you have news or announcements let me know at 623-3880 or email drtech@roadrunner.com

1
Text Only
Lifestyles & Community
  • Bee on the lookout as beekeepers convene

    Summer vacation season is in full swing, and I had the pleasure of spending the last week and a half filling in at the Farm Store while the store manager, Bethany Pratt, got a welcome respite soaking up the beauty of Ireland.

    July 30, 2014

  • Amanda-Sears-c.jpg Cicada-killer wasps are here

    The extension office has received numerous phone calls over the past couple of weeks about large wasps hovering in yards all over the county.
    This insect is called the cicada killer, and despite its aggressive name, it is not something to be scared of.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Brandon-Sears-c.jpg Converting from year-round calving to a controlled breeding season

    Maintaining a controlled breeding and calving season can be one of the most important management tools for cow-calf producers.
    Uniform, heavier and more valuable calves are key reasons to keep the breeding season short.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-29 Nostalgia-Glenmore.jpg Paper boys learned life, business lessons

    I often flash back to the days from the mid to late 1930s when I was a paper boy.
    There were 10 or 12 of us who rolled out of bed at 5 a.m. every day, jumped on our bicycles and headed downtown to the Glyndon Hotel and picked up our papers for delivery.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dick-Ham.jpg Here’s why teachers aren’t paid enough

    The following were included in last year’s exams and were answered by 16-year-old high school students. The answers are genuine, and we must remember that these youngsters will grow up to vote, marry and become parents. It’s a scary thought.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • 7-24 4-H Entries 1.jpg 4-H exhibits are family affair for the Houstons

    Five children from the same family were the first to bring their 4-H exhibits Wednesday to the Madison County Fairgrounds.

    July 24, 2014 5 Photos

  • 7-22 Band Camp 1.jpg Band students ‛take over’ MCHS campus

    The Madison Central High School campus has been “taken over” for two weeks by 170 students attending band camp.

    July 21, 2014 6 Photos

  • Dr-Jack-Rutherford.jpg Warning labels needed on energy drinks

    The popularity of energy drinks has soared since they entered the marketplace, but at least one consumer group wants the FDA to order warnings on product labels.

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Donna-Moberly.jpg Full Gospel ‛Back to School Bash’ is Aug. 2

    Hello everyone.
    I guess everyone is asking, “How much rain did we get?”

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Katie-Rollins.jpg Thank the Lord for the rain

    Hello readers, it’s a stormy Monday evening as I write this, and I’ve been thanking the Lord all day for the good rain – over an inch in the gauge now, and it looks like more before morning.

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo