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December 4, 2016

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Apply now for 2017 Flex-E-Grants

Application forms for the 2017 Flex-E-Grants are now available online and will be accepted through Jan. 6.

Celebrating 20 years serving our region

Please join us on Monday, Dec. 12, from 2-4 p.m. as we celebrate The Center for Rural Development’s 20th Anniversary and the addition of the Courtyard by Marriott hotel. U.S. Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers (KY-05) is scheduled to be the keynote speaker. Entertainment will be provided. Tours of the new hotel will be given at the conclusion […]

The Coasters spread holiday cheer

Legendary rhythm and blues vocal group The Coasters will celebrate the holidays with a live Christmas concert at The Center for Rural Development. Enjoy some of your favorite holiday carols sprinkled with their greatest hits at The Coasters Christmas Concert on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 7:30 p.m. at The Center. The Coasters had a string […]

Tickets available for two remaining Center Stage shows

Individual show tickets for the three remaining 2016-2017 Center Stage performances presented by Lake Cumberland Performing Arts, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, are now on sale. Individual show tickets may be purchased at the Box Office or tickets may be purchased online at Purchase your tickets now! Individual Show Tickets: The Center’s […]

Looking back: Grand Opening

June 15, 1996: Take a look back at the grand opening of The Center for Rural Development.

We can help you plan your ‘dream wedding’

You’ve been planning this day your whole life… but now you need help making those dreams a reality. Whether you need a wedding planner or a “day of” coordinator…The Center is here to assist. We help brides, grooms and their families get through the most important, and often the most stressful time of their life, […]

Free workforce training for displaced coal miners

Are you a displaced coal miner or former coal mine employee? If so, you could qualify for free workforce training from The Center for Rural Development’s Displaced Coal Miner Training (DCMT) program. The DCMT program is open to displaced coal miners and former coal employees who have been adversely affected by the decline in the […]

Second class of Rogers Scholars 2016 graduates

Thirty-two high school students from 26 Kentucky counties graduate from the second class of Rogers Scholars Rogers Scholars is all about helping young people “be the best they can be” and seize their potential as the region’s new generation of community and business leaders. Sixteen-year-old Lauren Williams of Adair County may not know her career […]

First class of Rogers Scholars 2016 graduates

Thirty-two high school students graduate from first week of the 2016 Rogers Scholars program “Rogers Scholars has truly been a life-changing experience. My time at Rogers Scholars has opened my eyes and taught me how to be a leader and have a heart for community service.” – 2016 Rogers Scholars graduate Allison “Alli” Wade of […]

AppLE nominations extended

You have until Sept. 30 to submit your nominations for Forward in the Fifth’s AppLE Awards.

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