The 2015-16 Berea College Theatre Laboratory Season opens with a striking re-telling of Euripides’ Medea, which will run October 9, 10 and 14-17 at 8pm in the McGaw Theater of the Jelkyl Drama Center. Directing the play is Theatre Program chair Dr. Deborah Martin.
Medea centers on the mythological tale of Medea and Jason. Jason, a Greek man who was aboard a ship called the Argo which sailed to the “barbarian” land ruled by Medea’s father, was in search of the Golden Fleece in order to reclaim his throne. The Fleece, which belonged to Medea’s father, was protected by a dragon. Once Jason reached Medea’s land, Colchis, they fell in love, and Medea agreed to help Jason retrieve the Golden Fleece as long as he Continue reading Berea College Theatre Laboratory Opens for Season→
On Saturday, Oct. 3, Karen Brown-Levy, of Louisville, will demonstrate her hand- built clay pumpkins and jack-o’-lanterns from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center.
Born and raised in Louisville, Brown-Levy was introduced to clay at age 16. Attending Indiana University in Bloomington, Brown-Levy earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1982. She has been working in clay ever since.
Ephraim McDowell Health is sponsoring a free health screening on October 10 at Berea Baptist Church, located at 310 Chestnut Street in Berea. The free screenings will be offered from 8 a.m. to noon.
Health screenings that will be offered are cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, body mass index and stroke risk. Flu shots will also be available. After the screenings are complete, participants will have the opportunity to discuss their results with a licensed health professional.
March 28- Test and Tune Open Practice Session #1 for All Divisions (2:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.)
April 4- Test and Tune Open Practice Session #2 for All Divisions (6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.)
April 11- “Dawn of a New Era” Season Opener: Super Late Models, Modifieds, Pro Late Models, KDRA Super Stocks, Four Cylinders (Track Points Begin)
April 17 (Friday)- Richmond Rumble: Super Late Models- $2,000 to win; Modifieds- $1,000 to win; Pro Late Models and KDRA Super Stocks (Four Continue reading Richmond Raceway 2015 Schedule of Events→
On Monday, September 28, 2015, KSP Detectives assisted the Mount Vernon Police Department on a death investigation that was being conducted at the Econo-Lodge Hotel in Rockcastle County.
Upon further investigation Detective Ryan Loudermilk obtained two separate search warrants. One was for a residence located on Lair Street in Mount Vernon. That search warrant yielded ½ ounces of suspected marijuana, 281 suspected Oxycodone pills, 341 suspected Xanax pills and two suspected Suboxone strips. In addition Troopers siezed Continue reading Drug Arrest and Investigation→
Applicants MUST be at least 21 years of age, hold a valid Kentucky Drivers License, and have possess a high school diploma (or equivalent).
Applications are available online or may be picked up at City Hall, 212 Chestnut Street. Resumes will not be accepted unless accompanied by an application. The City of Berea is an equal opportunity employer and Certified Drug-Free workplace.
No experience: $15.64 per Hour
Certified Police Officer: $16.20 per hour
DEADLINE: Friday, October 9, 2015 @ 4:00PM
CODES ENFORCEMENT OFFICER/BUILDING INSPECTOR
Minimum qualifications include high school (or equivalent), supplemented by two years progressively responsible work experience in building construction; Continue reading Job Opportunities→
Driving DUI Suspended: On 09/22/2015 Officers were called to Richmond Road in reference to a single vehicle collision. After speaking with the driver they learned that he had a suspended drivers license for a DUI offense.