News briefs, May 22

Published 9:34 pm Monday, May 21, 2018

Overdose training provided on June 14

A free overdose training will be provided from 5-7 p.m. June 14 at the Boyle County Public Library. The first 30 families will receive free Narcan kits (one per family) provided by the Boyle County Agency for Substance Abuse Prevention (ASAP) through the Kentucky ASAP Harm Reduction Grant.

Prescriptions by Voices of Hope for the kits will be available for others with insurance coverage.

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Anyone with questions can contact Probation and Parole by calling (859) 239-7614 or (270) 465-5451.


Danville Boyle County Convention and Visitors Bureau — 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 23 at the McKinney Conference Center Items on the agenda include: chairman’s report; and executive director’s report, first reading 2018-2019 presentation, no action needed.

The Garden Club of Danville — 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, at the Boyle County Extension Office, 99 Corporate Drive, the program is “Summer Table Arrangements,” and members will share ideas for festive centerpieces for summer picnics and other events. Visitors and prospective members are always welcome. For more information:

Fish fry at Ruritan Club of Cartersville

The Ruritan Club of Cartersville will hold an all-you-can-eat fish fry 4-7 p.m. Saturday, May 26. The event will be at the club’s shelter and grounds, on Harmons Lick Road — follow the blue and yellow signage. Carry-out is available. Cost is $9 per adult, $5 per youth. For more information follow or call (859) 595-1434.