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September 5, 2015

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Partners on broadband project

As a long-time technology leader in the region, The Center for Rural Development is proud to be part of a project that is bringing reliable, high-speed Internet to every county of the state. The Kentucky Wired I-Way broadband network, which was launched in Eastern Kentucky on Aug. 31, will bring high-speed Internet connectivity to every corner of the Commonwealth. […]

Purchase Center Stage season tickets

Get a jump start on the 2015-2016 Center Stage performing arts season by purchasing new season subscriptions before individual show tickets go on sale to the general public. Season subscriptions are $115 per person for a five-show package or $70 per person for a three-show package (choose any three shows in the lineup). Season tickets […]

John Maxwell’s LIVE2LEAD

LIVE2LEAD is a world-class leadership experience designed to equip you with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways. You’ll breathe new life into your leadership during this information-packed half-day event. Learn from world-class leadership experts at this simulcast broadcast on Oct. 15 from 9 a.m.-noon at The Center for Rural Development. You will return to […]

Kentucky artists exhibit work

A new art exhibit by two Kentucky artists is on display at The Center for Rural Development. The exhibit, “Art: From the Mountains to the Sea,” showcases the work of Estill County resident Donna Morgan and William F. Adams, who makes his home in Madison County. Morgan, who lives on a 145-acre farm in Eastern Kentucky, began […]

Forward in the Fifth hosts College & Career Summit

Dr. Bill Symonds, director of the Global Pathways Institute and Professor of Practice at Arizona State University, will be the keynote speaker at Forward in the Fifth’s College and Career Readiness Summit on Friday, Sept. 11, from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at The Center For Rural Development. Symonds is a graduate of Dartmouth College and Oxford University […]

Spaces are limited: Reserve your table now

Do you want to earn some extra cash? Are you looking for a place to sell your wares? Is your nonprofit organization, school, church, or club planning a fund-raising event this fall? The 2015 Fall in to Cash community yard sale may be your answer. The event, expected to be one of the largest community yard sales in the Lake Cumberland region, […]

Register online for EIEA luncheon

Twelve small business owners and entrepreneurs will be recognized at EIEA luncheon.

Seats still open for Soft Skills Pineville workshop

Greg Coker has made a career of teaching senior level executives the fundamentals of communication, teamwork, problem-solving, customer service, and conflict resolution.

Next cooking class: Greek Cuisine

Learn how to prepare gyros, stuffed grape leaves, spinach pie, chicken soup with egg lemon sauce, and Greek donuts with honey and walnuts at the next World Class Cuisine international cooking class

ELI winning team earns EKU scholarship offer

Four graduates of The Center for Rural Development’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute (ELI) have earned college scholarship offers from Eastern Kentucky University for an innovative new market product that will help keep cell phones germ free. High school students Breece Hayes II, Shawna Holbrook, William “Mason” Miller, and Hunter Davis, members of the winning team The […]

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