News briefs, Sept. 13, 2016

Published 2:21 pm Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Casey County Hospital District Board of Trustees — 6 p.m. today, Tuesday, Sept. 13 in the administration building board room.
Boyle, Mercer County Joint Jail Committee — 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15 at Mercer County. Items on the agenda include: annual Jail Tracker maintenance invoice; request for proposal for jail consultant; personnel policy change; and Intensive Outpatient Program and Red Cross building lease agreement.
Casey County commodities to be given
Commodities will be distributed to income-eligible Casey County residents from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept.14 at the Recycling Center located at 1175 Campbellsville Street. Recipients are asked to bring their own containers for easy storage and transportation. For more information, contact the office of Judge Executive, Randy Dial at (606) 787-8311.
Forkland festival play and race tickets available online
The Forkland Community Center has now setup a system for the purchase of dinner and play tickets for the Oct. 14 and 15 Forkland Heritage Festival and Revue. There are three types of tickets for each night of the festival: Drama Only (no dinner included), Bean Supper and Drama, and Potato Soup Supper and Drama. Go to ticket-sales and there is another link to go to a secure third-party ticket sales site where tickets can be purchased online.
To purchase tickets for Friday night, select the Oct. 14 event labelled “Friday night”. To purchase tickets for Saturday night, select the Oct. 15 event labelled “Saturday night”. After selecting the event with the correct date and day, press “Buy tickets” and you will see the three ticket choices.
The link above also shows a link for the Fox and Hound Walk and Race on Saturday morning of the festival. There is only one ticket or entry fee for that event.
The ticket site accepts PayPal or credit card information.
For questions about the ticket site, please email the webmaster at

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