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WENK/WTPR remind you that if you have civic or community news, send it to us and we’ll air that information free of charge. You can mail it, e-mail it, fax it to us, or bring it by. We do not accept it over the phone, but you can call us at (731)-885-1240 / (731)-642-7100 / (931)-232-2246 for mailing addresses, e-mail or fax numbers.

7/25 REGISTRATION FOR THE “EVERY DAY SUMMER CAMP” CONTINUES THROUGH FRIDAY.  THIS SUMMER CAMP IS DESIGNED TO TEACH CHILDREN ABOUT THE IMPORTANCE OF NUTRITION, SLEEP AND EXERCISE TO THEIR HEALTH WITH FUN ACTIVES AND GAMES.  THERE ARE 30 SPACES STILL AVAILABLE FOR THIS FREE CAMP GEARED TOWARDS ELEMENTARY AND MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS.  THE CAMP WILL RUN NEXT WEEK AT ATKINS PORTER GYM IN PARIS.  TO REGISTER, CALL 644-3463

7/26  THE CAMDEN CRUISE-IN WILL BE SATURDAY AT THE CAMDEN COURT SQUARE IN BENTON COUNTY.  BRING OUT YOUR CLASSIC RIDES AND REGISTER FOR PRIZES.  THERE IS NO ADMISSION FEE AND NO ENTRY FEE.  DASH PLAQUES WILL BE GIVEN TO THE FIRST 80 ENTRANTS.  PLUS, “THE CLASSICS” WILL PERFORM LIVE.  EVERYTHING STARTS AT 4PM AND EVERYONE IS INVITED.

7/26  THE DOWNTOWN PARIS ASSOCIATION WILL SPONSOR THE 5TH ANNUAL ICE CREAM SOCIAL AND ANTIQUE CAR SHOW ON SATURDAY FROM 3PM-6PM.  EVERYONE WITH A WRISTBAND CAN ENJOY ICE CREAM FROM MORE THAN 18 BOOTHS SET UP AROUND THE DOWNTOWN AREA.  WRISTBANDS ARE $10 OR $5 FOR CHILDREN 12 AND UNDER.  VOTING FOR THE ANTIQUE CAR SHOW IS A $.25 DONATION.  THE CAR WITH THE MOST VOTES WILL WIN THE “PEOPLES’ CHOICE AWARD” AT 6PM.  PROCEEDS RAISED DURING THE EVENT WILL BENEFIT THE R.E.A.L. HOPE YOUTH CENTER AND THE DOWNTOWN PARIS ASSOCIATION.

.7/26  TICKETS ARE ON SALE FOR THE OBION COUNTY CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING REBEL BAND’S ANNUAL CHICKEN DINNER, AUCTION AND PREVIEW SHOW ON FRIDAY NIGHT.  THE SUPPER AND AUCTION WILL BE IN THE COMMONS AREA AT THE HIGH SCHOOL FROM 5PM-7PM AND THE FIELD SHOW PREVIEW WILL BEGIN AT 7PM.  TICKETS ARE $8.  YOU CAN PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS IN ADVANCE FROM ANY BAND MEMBER OR GET THEM AT THE DOOR ON FRIDAY. 

7/26  THE LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES NATIONAL RECREATION AREA WILL OFFER A SUNSET KAYAK TRIP ON SATURDAY NIGHT.  ENJOY THE BEAUTY OF AN LBL SUNSET AS YOU PADDLE THE WATERS OF ONE OF LAKE BARKLEY’S SCENIC BAYS.  YOU’LL ALSO SEARCH FOR WILDLIFE THAT VISITS THE LAKE AT TWILIGHT SUCH AS BEAVERS, HERONS AND SONGBIRDS.  IT IS $20 PER KAYAK. REGISTRATION IS LIMITED.  RESERVATIONS AND FULL DEPOSITS ARE REQUIRED. TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT, CALL 270-924-2020

 7/26  AUTHOR DR. THOMAS D. STUBBLEFIELD, A NATIVE HENRY COUNTIAN, WILL BE SIGNING COPIES OF HIS BOOK “SACRED SEED AND LIVING BREAD” ON SATURDAY AT JACK’S JAVA ON MARKET STREET IN PARIS FROM 11AM-1PM. STUBBLEFIELD WAS BORN AND RAISED IN BUCHANAN AND WAS PRESIDENT OF THE FIRST GRADUATING SENIOR CLASS AT HENRY COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL IN 1970.

7/26  THE PARIS LANDING STATE PARK CONTINUES THEIR “SUMMER IN THE PARK CONCERT SERIES” WITH MUSIC FROM THE COUNTY GROUP “JACKSON PURCHASE” ON SATURDAY NIGHT STARTING AT 7PM.  BRING YOUR LAWN CHAIRS AND BLANKETS AND ENJOY SOME GREAT MUSIC ALONG BEAUTIFUL KENTUCKY LAKE.

7/29  THE FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER WILL ACCEPT APPLICATIONS FOR FREE SCHOOL SUPPLIES AND BACKPACKS UNTIL TUESDAY, JULY 29TH.   FAMILIES MUST SHOW PROOF OF INCOME AND MEET ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS.  TO FIND OUT MORE, CALL 642-2938

7/31  THE MARTIN MEN’S INDEPENDENT FALL SOFT-BALL LEAGUE IS PLANNING TO START THE NEW SEASON THE 3RD WEEK IN AUGUST.  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SPONSOR OR ENTER A TEAM IN THE LEAGUE, CONTACT JAMES HENSLEY FOR MORE INFORMATION AT 731-514-5891

7/31  APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2014 QUOTA DEER HUNTS AT LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES NATIONAL RECREATION AREA MAY BE SUBMITTED BY JULY 31ST.  THE APPLICATION FEE IS $5 ONLINE OR $7 BY PHONE.  APPLICANTS CAN CHECK BACK BY LATE-AUGUST TO SEE IF THEY WERE DRAWN.  BOTH YOUTH AND ADULT HUNTS ARE AVAILABLE.  TO FIND OUT MORE, CALL 270-924-2065 OR LBL.ORG.

7/31  THE GLEASON CLINIC IS HOSTING A FREE “WOMEN’S NIGHT OUT” HEALTH SEMINAR ON THURSDAY, JULY 31ST AT 6PM.  A REGISTERED DIETITIAN WILL HAVE INFORMATION ABOUT HEALTHY EATING HABITS AND WEIGHT LOSS. PLUS, THERE WILL BE A CERTIFIED PERSONAL TRAINER ON HAND TO DEMONSTRATE EFFECTIVE FITNESS EXERCISES.  TO FIND OUT MORE, CALL THE GLEASON CLINIC AT 648-5634

8/1  THE TWIN CITIES CHAMBER OF COMMERCE WILL HOST A “NITE LITE” GOLF SCRAMBLE ON FRIDAY, AUGUST 1ST AT THE FULTON COUNTRY CLUB.  ENTRY FEE IS $25 PER PERSON AND THAT INCLUDES DINNER, CART, GREEN FEE & 1 GLOW BALL.  A PORTION OF THE PROCEEDS WILL BENEFIT THE FULTON COUNTRY CLUB.

8/1  REGISTRATION FOR STUDENTS NEW TO THE PARIS SPECIAL SCHOOL DISTRICT WILL BE FRIDAY, AUGUST 1ST FROM 8AM-11AM IN EACH BUILDING IN THE DISTRICT.  RETURNING STUDENTS WILL RECEIVE PHONE CALLS FROM THEIR TEACHERS STARTING ON MONDAY, JULY 28TH WITH REGISTRATION INFORMATION.

8/3  LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES NATIONAL RECREATION AREA WILL HOST THE ANNUAL HUMMINGBIRD FESTIVAL ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 2ND AND SUNDAY, AUGUST 3RD AT THE WOODLANDS NATURE STATION FROM 10AM-4PM EACH DAY.  THEY’LL HAVE HUMMINGBIRD BANDING DEMONSTRATIONS, WILDLIFE SKETCHING WORKSHOP, WILDLIFE ART SHOW AND MORE.  ADMISSION IS $6 FOR AGES 13 AND UP, $4 FOR AGES 5-12 AND FREE FOR CHILDREN 4 AND UNDER.

8/3  THE DEADLIEN FOR ENTERING THE “FAIREST OF THE FAIR” AND OTHER PAGEANTS AT THE HENRY COUNTY FAIR IS COMING UP SOON.  ENTRY FEE FOR THE FAIREST OF THE FAIR IS $20 AND MUST LIST A SPONSOR.  THE ENTRY FEE FOR MISS TEEN AND ALL OTHER PAGEANTS IS $10.  ENTRIES MUST BE IN BY FRIDAY, AUGUST 1ST TO BE LISTED IN THE PROGRAM.  LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL 6PM ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 3RD WITH AN ADDITIONAL $5 LATE FEE.  THE PAGEANTS WILL BE MONDAY, AUGUST 4TH AT THE FAIRGROUNDS.

8/4  THE GLEASON CLINIC WILL HOST THEIR ANNUAL HUNTER SAFETY COURSE AUGUST 4TH, 5TH, 7TH AND 8TH AT 6PM.  THE CLASS IS FREE OF CHARGE, BUT YOU MUST BE 10 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AND ATTEND ALL 4 CLASSES.  CALL THE GLEASON CLINIC FOR INFORMATION ON HOW TO REGISTER AT 648-5634.

8/10  FORMER RESIDENTS OF THE AREA NOW KNOWN AT LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES WILL GATHER ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 10TH AT FENTON FOR THEIR ANNUAL HOMECOMING CELEBRATION.  ALL FORMER RESIDENTS, RELATIVES AND FRIENDS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND.  FENTON IS LOCATED JUST EAST OF THE EGGNER’S FERRY BRIDGE ON US68/KY80;  THE REUNION WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE PAVILION.  TO FIND OUT MORE, GO TO LBL.ORG.

8/31  HERE’S A COUPLE OF GREAT IDEAS FOR SUMMER FUN FROM THE PARIS LANDING GOLF COURSE.   “TWILIGHT RATES ARE NOW IN EFFECT.   PLAY FOR $28 AFTER 1PM EVERY DAY.   PARIS LANDING ALSO HAS A “GROWING THE GAME” SPECIAL NOW THROUGH AUGUST 31ST.   JUNIORS 17 AND UNDER PLAY FREE WITH PAYING PARENT OR GUARDIAN AFTER 1PM SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.  ENJOY THE BEAUTIFUL PARIS LANDING GOLF COURSE AND TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THESE SPECIALS THIS SUMMER.






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