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July 23, 2019

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Jeff Watson & Friends perform on Oct. 11

Cumberland Productions presents “A Renfro Valley Old Barn Family Reunion” starring Jeff Watson and friends Brandi Anderson, Courtney Arnold, Billy Keith, Maryann Callarman, Jim Stout, Stephanie Harris, and Jerry Isaacs and a special appearance by Hank Williams Tribute artist and Nashville singer/songwriter Tim Hadler. They will be accompanied by the Renfro Valley Band Members Larry Todd (keyboards); Mike […]

Essential Work Skills training

Unemployed and underemployed individuals can now receive financial assistance for work skills training  The Center for Rural Development is providing essential work skills training classes and financial assistance for unemployed and underemployed individuals in 14 Kentucky coal-impacted counties. The classes include workforce skills training in Microsoft Office, QuickBooks, Learning to Lead, and Time Management & […]

Introducing The Traveler’s Table cooking series

Welcome to The Center for Rural Development’s new international cooking series, “The Traveler’s Table” You don’t have to book an international trip to enjoy Brazilian cuisine or try crispy Thai fried spring rolls for the first time. Now, you can enjoy, and learn to make, the tastes and flavors of international cuisine at “The Traveler’s […]

Now offering fiber optic courses

The Center for Rural Development, in partnership with the KCTCS schools, invites you to continue your education by attending one or more of these Certified Fiber Optics (CFO) training courses, to help you become the most qualified in your field!

Sheltowee Artisans art exhibit

View more than 50 different art pieces from some of the finest artisans in Southern and Eastern Kentucky in The Center for Rural Development’s new art exhibit by Sheltowee Artisans.

Workforce training courses

Get started building your career and workforce training skills at our Business & Community Training Center.

Wednesday Wedding Wisdom: Four Reasons You Should Attend a Bridal Show

As the excitement of an engagement begins to fade away, future brides are often struck by an overwhelming sense of panic: “I need to plan my wedding!” Suddenly a mountain of decisions and priorities fall onto your lap, questioning who to call first and what to do next. But, relax…this is the fun part! Thanks to technology and the increase in online wedding resources such as bridal blogs, wedding websites, and social media, wedding

Wednesday Wedding Wisdom: Alternative Wedding Entertainment Ideas

Entertainment is definitely at the top of the list when planning a memorable wedding. Though the focus of the celebration is of course, your marriage, it’s important to ensure your guests are enjoying themselves too.

Wednesday Wedding Wisdom: 2019 Wedding Trends

We have officially entered, engagement season! I’m sure you are already experiencing Facebook and Instagram feeds flooded with beautiful proposal pics and engagement announcements and if any of you are one of those lucky ladies, that means you’ll be in full planning mode for a wedding in 2019. We all know the countless decisions that need to be made and you’ve probably already began digging through bridal magazines, pinning on Pinterest, and scrolling through #weddingideas on Instagram. To help focus your list of ideas, I’ve rounded up 5 of my favorite wedding trends for 2019.

Wednesday Wedding Wisdom: Frequently Asked Wedding Questions

As you can imagine, I am faced with many of the same questions and concerns daily. Here, I have provided answers to some of those Frequently Asked Questions in hopes I can help many of you who are looking at booking your event at our facility.

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