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News briefs, March 7

Meeting

Boyle-Mercer County Joint Jail Committee — 1:30 p.m. Friday, March 8 at Boyle County Fiscal Courtroom. Agenda includes: Shepherd’s House IOP update; Brandstetter Carroll; jailer’s report; control room update; JailCore update; washing machines; HVAC; Jail Policy & Procedure Manual changes; Ted Dean and Chris Herron, Attorneys; jail budget for 2019/2020.

Women’s Network offers speaker

The Women’s Network announces an open meeting 7 p.m. March 12 with Rep. Ruth Ann Palumbo, Democratic House District 76 (Lexington), who will speak on the 2019 General Assembly. The free event welcomes everyone, and will be held in the community room of Inter-County Energy, 1009 Hustonville Road, Danville. For more information, call (859) 236-9305.