News brief, Nov. 1

Published 6:06 am Thursday, November 1, 2018


If you or someone you know is living in an abusive relationship, GreenHouse17 can be reached on its 24-hour crisis hotline at (800) 544-2022. It is a non-profit agency that serves as a legal advocate, as well as a number of other services, for anyone involved in intimate partner abuse. The toll-free number was incorrect in Tuesday’s story.

Anyone interested in finding out more about being a part of GreenHouse17’s local steering committee, with the first meeting planned for February and aimed at engaging and educating the community, may call Mary Trollinger at (859) 519-1922 or email to learn more.

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Boyle County District Board — 5:30 p.m., Monday, Nov. 5 at the Boyle County Extension Office, 99 Corporate Drive. Phone number is (859) 236-4484. Future meetings (same time and location) are scheduled for December 3, January 7, February 4, and March 4.

Lodge to have country breakfast

Danville’s Franklin Masonic Lodge will a country breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 3, at the lodge, 400 N. Fourth Street. The menu includes country ham, bacon, sausage/ tenderloin, pancakes, eggs, potatoes, biscuits, gravy, coffee/orange juice and pastries. Everyone is welcome.

Kathleen O’Brien’s 10th Annual Autumn Open Studio

Kathleen O’Brien’s 10th Annual Autumn Open Studio, 1-4 p.m. Nov. 3 at 875 Phillips Lane, Harrodsburg. Open studio will include an architectural feature as well as her array of new products, art and bead necklaces. This year, she presents three new sets that are components of the four seasons themed “Atlas of the Year” with its eCourse, journals and art exhibitions. See map to location and other information at

Heritage Hospice Business Over Coffee

Heritage Hospice is holding a Business Over Coffee from 7 to 9:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 1 at 120 Enterprise Drive. Members from Boyle, Garrard, Lincoln and Mercer County Chambers will be in attendance.