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November 1, 2014

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Build your PowerPoint skills

Instructor-led courses in Microsoft Office PowerPoint and Outlook 2013 are the latest courses to be added to the Your Center of Training training program. Many people only scratch the surface when it comes to taking full advantages of the powerful tools and customized features in PowerPoint 2010. In a two-day training course on PowerPoint Level 1 […]

Christmas Carol show tickets on sale

Experience the magic of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Join Ebenezer Scrooge on his spirited journey to Christmases past, present, and future. Revel in the sights and sounds of the season with lively dance and glorious music.

Free safety training Nov. 10-11

The Center for Rural Development has been selected as the host site for the Kentucky Regional Conference on School Safety and Bullying on Nov. 10-11 in Somerset. Officials with the School Safety Advocacy Council and representatives from the law-enforcement community will discuss school safety issues and provide training on how to prepare and respond to active […]

Hansel and Gretel comes to stage

Schools still have time to reserve seats for the next School Time Theatre performance of Hansel and Gretel on Monday, Nov. 3, at The Center for Rural Development.

EIEA recipient Cassie Hudson celebrates win

Representatives of the Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards (EIEA) sponsoring partners joined 2014 award recipient Cassie Hudson to celebrate her work with Partnership Housing Inc. at an EIEA Hometown Event in Owsley County.

Now accepting Rogers Scholars applications

The Center for Rural Development is accepting applications now through Jan. 31 for the 2015 summer session of the Rogers Scholars youth leadership program.

2014 EIEA winners announced at awards luncheon

Entrepreneurs are innovators, creative thinkers, and risk takers often defying the odds to turn their dreams into reality. Small business owners and entrepreneurs working to grow the region’s economy were recognized at the 2014 Excellence in Entrepreneurship Awards (EIEA) luncheon.

Sign up for these RDPC courses

Recent outbreaks, the emergence of drug-resistant diseases and the potential threat of bioterrorism have pushed the need to re-examine isolation & quarantine (I&Q) preparedness. Modern conditions have left many responders, especially in rural and remote communities, without the knowledge and training they need for activating or coordinating aid for isolation and quarantine response. Although certain […]

Exhibit by landscape photographer on display

An exhibit by landscape photographer Gary Compton of Somerset is on display at The Center for Rural Development through Oct. 1.

Triple Threat competition on Nov. 7-9

Triple Threat Productions, in partnership with The Center for Rural Development, is presenting the first of three Studio Dance, All-Star Cheer, and Dance competitions on Nov. 7-9 at The Center in Somerset.

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