Things to do …

Posted September 11, 2013 at 7:06 pm

Senior Carnival to be held

On Saturday, September 21 from 5-9 p.m. the Class of 2014 will be hosting a Senior Carnival at John Emmitt Polston Field. Events include: bouncy houses, dunking booth, hay ride, fire truck ride, and putt putt golf. Hundreds of dollars in prizes will be available. Admission is only $2.00 with five tickets and each additional ticket is 50 cents a piece or 11 for $5. Concessions include tenderloin, burgers, hot dogs, popcorn and cotton candy.

Clinton Drug/Health forum

Clinton County’s annual Drug/Health forum is set for September 20 from 9-11 a.m. at Albany First United Methodist Church. There will be several key speakers discussing drug concerns and health related topics in Clinton County. Please RSVP Tyler Young, KY ASAP Coordinator at 606-488-4960 or April Speck, Healthy Hometown coordinator at 606-306-7044 by September 16.


VFW & American Legion to meet

VFW and American Legion will meet Saturday, September 14 at 1 p.m. at the Post Hall on Hopkins Street. All members are urged to attend.

Twin Lakes Beekeepers to meet

Twin Lakes Beekeepers Association will meet Thursday, September 12 at 7 p.m. at the Extension Office. Anyone interested in beekeeping are welcome to attend.

Project Graduation meeting

Project Graduation will meet Monday, September 16 at 6 p.m. at the CCHS cafeteria. All seniors and parents are urged to attend.

Farm Bureau annual meeting

Clinton County Farm Bureau’s annual meeting will be Thursday, September 12 at 6 p.m. at the Clinton County Fairgrounds building.


Fiscal court meeting scheduled

Clinton County Fiscal Court is scheduled to conduct its regular monthly meeting Thursday, September 19 at 5 p.m. at the courthouse. The meeting is open to the general public.


Retired teachers to meet

The Clinton County Retired Teachers will meet Tuesday, September 17 at 1 p.m. at Lee’s Famous Recipe.

Cordell Hull Festival pageant

The Cordell Hull Festival Pageant has been scheduled for Saturday, September 21, 2013 at the Pickett County K-8 School Gym in Byrdstown, Tennessee. Registration will begin at 2 p.m. for the age groups of infant through eight years of age, with the pageant beginning at 3 p.m. Registration will begin at 5 p.m. for the age groups of nine years through 21 years, with that portion of the pageant beginning at 6 p.m. There will be eight total categories of competition. Contestants must compete in their respective age category at the time of the pageant. Dress competition will be formal. A Miss Photogenic Contest will be held for each category with the contestant supplying the photograph. The photograph may be color or black and white. The photograph’s size must not exceed 8×10. Only one photograph per contestant will be allowed. For more information contact Doris Stephenson at 931-864-6418 or Laura Brown at 931-879-1050.


CCHS Class of 1968 reunion

The Class of 1968 would like to invite all class members who attended CCHS with us from 1965-1968 to attend our 45th class reunion luncheon on November 9, 2013 starting at 12 noon Central Time. The BBQ luncheon will be held at the Clinton County Fairgrounds building in Albany. The cost is $15 each or $25 per couple, due by October 1. We have established an open Facebook page, Clinton Co., KY Class of 1968. Invitations are being sent out to the addresses we have on file. If you know someone who was a classmate and didn’t receive an invitation in September, please invite them or send us their address or contact, Class of 1968, P.O. Box 855, Albany, Ky. 42602 for more information.


Jewelry and accessory sale at hospital

A $5 jewelry and accessory sale will be held Thursday, September 12 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Clinton County Hospital dining room, sponsored by the Clinton County Hospital Auxiliary. All proceeds benefit Clinton County Hospital. Shop early for Christmas!


Free flu shots

The best way to protect yourself against the flu is to get a flu shot each year. As a Healthways SilverSneakers® Fitness Program member, just visit. Twin Lakes Family Wellness Center on September 16th at 10 a.m. and October 7th at 4 p.m. A registered nurse will administer your flu shot. There’s no hassle and no cost.

Not a SilverSneakers member yet? If you want to enroll in the program, just stop by Twin Lakes Wellness Center Today or for more information, log on to Questions? Call 1-888-423-4632 (TTY: 711), Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Eastern.

Class of ‘48 reunion planned

The CCHS Class of 1948 will meet at Lee’s Famous Recipe in Albany on October 5 at 6 p.m. for its class reunion. Please RSVP Molly Denney at 1702 S. Legion Dr., New Castle, Indiana 47362 if you plan to attend or for more information.

Wolf River Resort

Cornhole tournament

The 2nd annual Wolf River Resort corn-hole tournament will be held Saturday, September 28 starting at 4 p.m. Central Time. There will be door prizes, 50/50 drawing and other entertainment. Please register at the dock by 2 p.m. Central Time.


New at TLFWC

Tyler King and Dee Soma have started a new kids class called FAST for ages 8-18 years old.

FAST stands for Functional Aerobic Strength Training. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Get your child active and fit with FAST. For athletes or anybody wanting to get in better shape. Mostly body weight exercises and circuits. Call 606-387-9622 for more information.


Center fitness classes 

The Twin Lakes Family Wellness Center is offering the following fitness classes: 

* Mondays: Lap Swimming, 5:30 a.m.; Water Aerobics, 8:30 a.m.; cycling, 3:30 p.m.; Ab Ripper, 4:30-5 p.m.; Line Dancing, 5 p.m.; Kid Fit Club 7-12 year olds, 6 p.m.; Water Aerobics, 6 p.m.

* Tuesdays: Lap Swimming, 5:30 a.m.; Pilates/Yoga, 8:30 a.m.; Ab Ripper, 4:30 p.m.; Cycling, 5 p.m.; FAST, 8-18 year olds, 5:30 p.m.; Zumba, 6:15 p.m. 

* Wednesdays: Lap Swimming, 5:30 a.m.; Water Aerobics, 8:30 a.m.; Tai Chi, 10 a.m.; Kid Fit Club, 4 p.m. 4 – 7 year olds.

* Thursdays: Lap Swimming, 5:30 a.m.; Pilates/Yoga, 8:30 a.m.; Ab Ripper, 4:30 p.m.; Cycling, 5 p.m.; FAST, 8-18 year olds, 5:30 p.m.; Self Defense, 6:15 Public Swimming (lifeguard on duty) 4 – 7:30 p.m., $3.

* Friday: Lap Swimming, 5:30 a.m.; Water Aerobics, 8:30 a.m.

* Sunday: Public Swimming, (lifeguard on duty) 1 – 4 p.m. $3.

Zumba classes with membership is $2.50 per class; non-members, $5 per class. All other group fitness classes are included in the membership.

Facility Hours: Monday – Friday 5 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Sunday – 1 – 4 p.m.

Twin Lakes Family Wellness Center is offering a Free CPR class to the community on Sept 26th. The only cost to you is $20 for the Red Cross Certification! To register for the class please stop by the Center.

Kids Fit Camp

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Kids Fit Camp is open to kids 7-14 years of age (do not need to be a member to attend)During Fall Break, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Swimming, games and activities are planned. Register at Twin Lakes Wellness Center 606-387-9622.




The Backyard Wiffleball Classic tournament will be held Saturday, September 21, 2012 at Mountain View Park. There will be fun for all ages. Maximum of six (6) per team (can have fewer). Prizes will be awarded. Fee is $50 per team. For more information contact Chris Browning or Sarah Wilson at 606-306-3489.


Green Cleaning Your Home

Want to go green as you clean? Many people seek natural cleaning methods to reduce exposure to harsh chemicals while helping the family budget. Learn how to make your own cleaning supplies using products that you will find in your kitchen cabinets, such as white vinegar, lemon juice, baking soda and salt. The class will be offered on September 5th at 9:00 a.m. at the Clinton County Extension Office. For more information or to register, please call 387-5404.