News briefs, Feb. 2

Published 7:41 pm Friday, February 1, 2019


City of Danville Commission/Boyle Fiscal Court — 3 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4 at Inter-County R.E.C.C. meeting room, 1009 Hustonville Rd. This special called Parks and Recreation workshop consist of a presentation of the Master Parks and Recreation plan and discussion between City Commission and Boyle Fiscal Court.

The Garden Club of Danville — 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6 at the Boyle County Extension Service, 99 Corporate Drive. The program will be  ” Soil and Insects in Our Gardens.”  The speaker is Jessica Besson, Horticulture Agent for the Mercer County Extension Service. Jessica will share information about soil and its contents and insects that make our gardens successful. Visitors and prospective members are always welcome.  For more information about the club and its activities, see

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Boyle County honor roll correction

Boyle County senior Vanita Fitzwater was  omitted from the All A’s honor roll and Jack I. Stomberger, also a senior, was listed on the A/B Honor roll and should have been listed on the All A honor roll.

CASA orientation and volunteer training

A volunteer orientation will be 6 p.m. Feb. 4 at the CASA office, 473 W. Walnut St., Danville. Attendees will learn about the work CASA of the Bluegrass does in the community.

A volunteer training kick-off will be 6 p.m. Feb. 18 at the CASA office. To reserve a training spot, contact Jessica Johnson at (859) 936-3510 or For more information about CASA,

Masonic breakfast planned

Danville’s Franklin Masonic Lodge will have a country breakfast 7-10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2 at the lodge hall, 400 North Fourth St. The menu includes pork tenderloin, country ham, sausage, bacon, pancakes, eggs, potatoes, biscuits, gravy, coffee, orange juice and pastries. Everyone is welcome.