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Southern comedy “The Savannah Sipping Society” coming to West T. Hill Community Theatre in May

West T. Hill Community Theatre is showing a Southern comedy centered around four middle-aged women in Savannah, Georgia, ... Read more | Add your comment

Ephraim McDowell Health now offering walk-in COVID-19 vaccines

Ephraim McDowell Health is now offering walk-in Covid-19 vaccines (Moderna) for all individuals age 18 and over at ... Read more | Add your comment

Danville school board ponders SB 128, ‘Do over year’ for students

The Danville Board of Education is deliberating how it wants to handle Senate Bill 128 — allow all ... Read more | Add your comment

Ready, set…grow!
BCPL’s seed library is free way to try gardening

The Boyle County Public Library offers more than just books with seeds of knowledge. It is also a ... Read more | Add your comment

Danville Sports

Ads ranked fourth in state, record now 17-1

It isn’t every year that a team like Danville can truly say the sky’s the limit, but this year the Admirals have every reason to ... Read more | Add your comment

by Mike Marsee.

EMH

Ephraim McDowell Health Emergency Departments earn Pediatric Ready recognition

EMH News release The Emergency Departments at all three of Ephraim McDowell’s Hospitals (Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, Ephraim McDowell Fort Logan Hospital and Ephraim ... Read more | Add your comment

by Advocate-Messenger.

Briefs

News briefs, April 23

Boyle FFA Greenhouse Sale starts Monday From April 25 to May 15, the Boyle County High School Future Farmers of America will be hosting a ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Friday, April 23, 2021 11:30 am

Public records

Boyle County property transfers

Deeds filed recently in the office of Boyle County Clerk Trille Bottom include: • Julius M. and Christina J. Baldwin to Das and Lauren Manninen, ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Friday, April 23, 2021 10:39 am

Opinion

Danville High School students write letters about life during COVID-19

Letter 1 Covid has changed many things in my life. Initially, I thought that not being around my friends constantly and not leaving my house ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Friday, April 23, 2021 10:00 am

Boyle County

Patriot Guard honors fallen veteran Wednesday

Patriot Guard Riders rolled up flags planted for an honor mission for deceased U.S. Army veteran Larry Wayne Emmons prior to his funeral service at ... Read more

by Olivia Mohr, Friday, April 23, 2021 9:00 am

Sports

UK’s Lilley is SEC player of the year

All-American Madison Lilley was an easy choice for SEC player of the year in voting by the league’s volleyball coaches this year. She led UK ... Read more

by Larry Vaught, Friday, April 23, 2021 8:00 am

fiscal court

County animal control ordinance still being discussed; Read letters from attorney here

Boyle County Fiscal Court’s latest discussion on how to amend its animal control ordinance to regulate barking dogs and noise nuisance, either at someone’s home ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Thursday, April 22, 2021 3:34 pm

Sports

Danville beats Rebels, the cold to complete sweep

The fans were bundled up on a cold Wednesday evening as Boyle County hosted crosstown rival Danville. And for the first few innings, the Admirals ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Thursday, April 22, 2021 3:31 pm

Kentucky

Audit shows state workers took nearly $117K in jobless benefits

State Auditor Mike Harmon released Volume Two of the Statewide Single Audit of Kentucky for Fiscal Year 2020 on Wednesday, which detailed problems in the ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Thursday, April 22, 2021 3:28 pm

Library

Virtual and hands-on activities at the library are available

BCPL News release The Boyle County Public Library offers numerous virtual and hands-on activities for a variety of ages. These free activities are a great ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Thursday, April 22, 2021 1:14 pm

Briefs

DEA Take Back Day Saturday

Police officers will be in the side lobby of Danville City Hall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 24. They will be ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Thursday, April 22, 2021 12:45 pm

Briefs

Boyle FFA Greenhouse Sale starts Monday

From April 25 to May 15, the Boyle County High School Future Farmers of America will be hosting a greenhouse sale. This will take place ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Thursday, April 22, 2021 10:50 am

Opinion

Band festival shouldn’t take place, yet

Recently The Advocate-Messenger announced that Danville will be having the Great American Brass Band festival. Holding a festival full of people and instruments during a ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Thursday, April 22, 2021 9:30 am

Sports

Former Cats Patterson, Rondo playing well together in L.A.

Patrick Patterson did not play with Rajon Rondo at Kentucky but he certainly is glad to be playing with him now on the Los Angeles ... Read more

by Larry Vaught, Thursday, April 22, 2021 8:00 am

News

Community invited to document graves in Danville’s National Cemetery

News release Volunteers across Central Kentucky plan to photograph and record a potentially record-breaking number of military gravestones on a single day from 10 a.m. ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 2:30 pm

News

Pike is promoted at Farmers National Bank

Farmers National Bank recently announced Beth Pike has been promoted to Assistant Vice President. Pike, a graduate of Centre College, was named Treasury Operations Manager ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:30 pm

Opinion

Thank you, teachers!

Over the course of the past year, things have gotten… difficult for everyone. It’s easy to complain about how hard it has been, but I ... Read more

by Letters to the Editor, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:12 pm

Opinion

Don’t lose your identity when forced to change

  There is nothing better than sitting down and watching your favorite television show. I did just that recently except once I sat down and ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 1:00 pm

News

LG&E and KU reach settlement agreement in rate review

KU News release Credit lowers initial impact; at least four years before next review; basic service charge remains flat. Louisville Gas and Electric Company, Kentucky ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 12:00 pm

Business

Pet supply store opens in Danville

FEEDERS PET SUPPLY News release Feeders Pet Supply has announced the opening of a new store in Danville, located at 60 Cassaday Ave. To celebrate ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 8:54 am

Sports

Sumrall says incoming linebackers will be big for Kentucky

Incoming linebackers Trevin Wallace and Martez Thrower have garnered a lot of attention and will arrive on the UK campus in June with big expectations. ... Read more

by Larry Vaught, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 8:00 am

Sports

Making history: Kentucky volleyball team reaches Final Four

Craig Skinner has built Kentucky into a national powerhouse and the Wildcats are two wins away from winning the school’s first national volleyball championship. The ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Wednesday, April 21, 2021 7:19 am

Farmers market

Farmers market to help lower-income families make more purchases

The Boyle County Farmers Market, which opens Saturday, May 1, will again participate in four voucher programs aimed at helping lower-income families purchase more fresh ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 5:06 pm

News

Federal grant will help local inmates find jobs, turn lives around

Jail to Job is a new program being implemented through local partnerships and funded by a federal grant to help those with addictions who are ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 5:04 pm

EMH

New medical app will speed up treatment for children

Imagine a 1-year-old child having a severe allergic reaction and not breathing. Her mom is terrified and wailing. Her dad is trying to keep their ... Read more

by Robin Hart, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 5:01 pm

Opinion

Kentucky State Police recognize Crime Victims’ Rights Week

In honor of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (April 18-24), Gov. Andy Beshear and the Kentucky State Police (KSP) are raising awareness for victims’ rights ... Read more

by Advocate-Messenger, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 4:58 pm