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July 21, 2017

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Join us for BroadBand Workshop 102

Save the Date for Broadband Workshop 102 on August 31 in Morehead

KidsFest: Fun for all ages

Join us for our Back-to-School KidsFest event on Saturday, Aug. 5, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at The Center for Rural Development. Enjoy games, vendor booths, raffles, free inflatables by Jumping Jacks, and more. There is no admission charge to attend. Wal-Mart will be serving a free lunch. We’ll also be selling our 2017 KidsFEST T-Shirts. Cost […]

Pre-Show Dinner and Concert

Enjoy a Pre-Show Dinner and “great” concert by Kentucky’s own Dale Ann Bradley on Aug. 11 at The Center for Rural Development.

Do you need soft-skills or technical training?

Our Business & Community Training Center is providing customized soft-skills and technical skills training for employees and employers in Southern and Eastern Kentucky.

Broadband workshop draws large crowd

Nearly 100 community leaders and elected officials in Southern and Eastern Kentucky attended the first Broadband and Your Community Workshop 101: Getting Started on Thursday, June 29, at The Center for Rural Development in Somerset.

New art exhibit on display

The Center for Rural Development has been selected as one of several venues across Kentucky to host the Kentucky Arts Council’s traveling exhibit titled “Ways of Seeing.” The exhibit features artwork that depicts alternate reality. The work is abstract, conceptual, fantasy-based, and experimental. Each work is by an artist in either the Kentucky Crafted program or who […]

2017 Rogers Scholars announced

62 high school students from Southern and Eastern Kentucky have been selected to attend this year’s 20th annual Rogers Scholars program.

Win a Houseboat Vacation

Conley Bottom Resort and The Center for Rural Development are partnering for the 2017 Houseboat Vacation Giveaway. The winning ticket will receive a houseboat vacation valued up to $3,500 and a gasoline allowance of $200.

KTIA conference comes to The Center for the first time

The Center for Rural Development brings KTIA conference to Somerset.

Moving Eastern KY Forward with Broadband initiative finalists announced

The promise of accessible, high-speed broadband is motivating communities in Eastern Kentucky to come up with creative, innovative projects that will move Kentucky forward and create training and employment opportunities in a 21st Century digital economy.

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