LOCAL AND AREA ANNOUNCEMENTS
Local and area announcements for WNKJ/WNLJ listeners edited by Tammy Cummins and maintained by Ken Cummins. Please submit your announcements two weeks in advance and we ask that it be by fax 270-885-7210, e-mail email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. We request no phone calls for announcements please. You may mail your announcement as well to WNKJ, PO Box 1029, Hopkinsville, KY 42241. Thank you.
END DATE: 1/31/2016 AT 8 AM
TOPIC: Hope through Hilarity
Concord Baptist Church of Hopkinsville invites you to join them for a fun-filled event featuring Scott Davis with Hope through Hilarity on Sunday, January 31st at 9:30 a.m. It will be a special program with comedy and music. For more information call 270-886-4314.
END DATE: 1/30/2016 AT 10 A.M.
TOPIC: Pancake Breakfast Fund-raiser
The Christian County Relay For Life will host a pancake breakfast on Saturday, January 30th at First Baptist Church, 1400 South Main Street, Hopkinsville, They will have pancakes, sausage and breakfast beverages, from 7-11 a.m. To-go boxes and limited delivery are available. All ticket sales and donations will go to benefit the Christian County Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society. For more information contact Edith Marcum at 270-881-7948 or Staci Robnett at email@example.com.
END DATE: 2/11/2016 AT 10 A.M.
TOPIC: Women’s Conference
The Madisonville/Hopkins County Economic Development Corporation announces the American Dream Women’s Conference being held Thursday, February 11th from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Catering and Creations on North Main Street in Madisonville, KY. The conference will begin with a luncheon and culminate with a keynote address by Gigi Butler, founder of Gigi’s Cupcakes. Cost per person is $20. The event is open to the public. For more information call Ruthann at 270-821-1939.
END DATE: 2/6/2016 at 6 P.M.
Faith to Faith Ministries in Clarksville, TN, 214-A Tiny Town Rd, is having Revival services, “Kingdom Reinforcement: Strengthening Those Who Remain.” They will be Thursday, February 4th through Saturday, February 6th at 7:00 nightly. The Evangelist will be Prophet Paul R. Dade from Richmond, Virginia. For more information call Pastor Reggie Williams at 931-614-9181.
END DATE: 2/7/2016 AT 10 A.M.
TOPIC: Women of War
Garfield Curlin Ministries presents the Women of War event Friday, February 5th at 7 p.m., Saturday, February 6th at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m., and Sunday, February 7th at 11 a.m., with speakers Jacqueline E. McCullough, J. Denise Ray, Joyce Rodgers, Garfield Curlin, and Guest Psalmist, Tanya Ray. Come to All Nations House of Prayer, 313 Edwards Mill Rd., Hopkinsville. For more information call 270-885-4940, or go to www.curlinministries.org.
END DATE: 2/8/2016 AT 9 A.M.
TOPIC: Jobs for Life Classes
The next Jobs for Life Classes begin February 10th at Aaron McNeil House, 604 East 2nd Street, Hopkinsville. Participants must attend an Orientation Meeting before classes begin, and it is Monday, February 8th at 10 am. Classes will begin Wednesday, February 10th at 10 am, and will be held every Monday and Wednesday starting promptly at 10 am and ending at 12 noon. To enroll call Aaron McNeil House at 270-886-9734 or Emanuel Wilson Jobs for Life Coordinator at 270-987-2055. Learn more about “Jobs for Life” at www.jobsforlife.com.
END DATE: 2/8/2016 AT 5 P.M.
TOPIC: Christian Motorcyclists Meeting
The Christian Motorcyclists Association Bikers of Grace, Springfield, TN, chapter meeting is held the 2nd Monday of every month at The Catfish House in Springfield. Join them February 8th at 6 p.m. for dinner/fellowship (your own cost) and the meeting at 7 p.m. They take a chapter ride on the 3rd Saturday of every month. Call Randall Hayes at 615-207-6486 with any questions.
END DATE: 2/8/2016 AT 4:30 P.M.
TOPIC: Grief Support Group
Pennyroyal Hospice is offering a six-week long grief support group beginning Monday, February 8th, and running for six consecutive weeks. The group will meet at 5:15 each Monday night at the Pennyroyal Hospice office at 220 Burley Avenue in Hopkinsville. If you would like to participate please call Kim Baggett at 270-885-6428.
END DATE: 2/21/2016 AT 1:30 P.M.
TOPIC: African-American Art Exhibit
The Focus 21st Century “African-American Art Exhibit” will be on Sunday February 21 at 2 pm at the Pioneers Inc. The exhibit will showcase minority artists from Hopkinsville and around the state. The event is free and refreshments will be served. For more information contact Zirconia Alleyne at 270-887-3243 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
END DATE: 1/31/2016 AT 10 PM
TOPIC: New Section on Hopkinsville’s City Website
Hopkinsville Mayor Carter Hendricks announced the launch of a new section on the city’s website designed to promote a variety of winter weather resources available in Hopkinsville. Located at www.hoptown.org under the Residents tab, this one-stop shop aims to link individuals and groups with a passion for service toward the appropriate organizations to assist the neediest in our community, especially as the colder weather sets in. At the site, learn about volunteering, providing financial support, donating needed supplies, and referring individuals to featured crisis relief agencies such as Aaron McNeil, Micah Mission Center, and The Salvation Army.
END DATE: 2/13/2016 AT 9 A.M.
TOPIC: Commodity Distribution
Saturday, February 13th Aaron McNeil, 604 East 2nd Street, Hopkinsville, will have a Commodity Distribution at 10 am. Items will be distributed on a first come first serve basis. Photo ID or other proof of residency in Christian County is required. Proof of income is not required. More information-call 270-886-9734.
END DATE: 2/28/2016 AT 2 P.M.
TOPIC: Seminar for Parents of Teenagers
Parents of teens and pre-teens, please join 1st United Methodist Church in Madisonville, KY, for a seminar for parents of teenagers called ‘No Parent Left Behind.’ Nationally recognized speaker, Walt Mueller, will lead the seminar Sunday, February 28th from 3-6 p.m. Call 270-821-5734 before February 21st to reserve your free tickets. After February 21st tickets are $10 each. The conference is sponsored by a multi-denominational cooperation of community youth pastors in Hopkins County.
END DATE: 3/17/2016 AT 5 P.M.
TOPIC: Tabernacle Christian School Fundraiser
Tabernacle Christian School’s 10th Annual Fundraising Gala will be held at First Baptist Church, 435 Madison Street, in downtown Clarksville on Thursday, March 17th at 6 p.m. For more information call Mrs. Servella Terry at 931-552-9431.
END DATE: 4/2/2016 AT 5 P.M.
TOPIC: Garden and Outdoor Living Expo
The Christian County Master Gardeners will host the Garden and Outdoor Living Expo Friday, April 1st from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday, April 2nd from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Bruce Convention Center, Hopkinsville. Special guest, Troy Marden of TV’s Volunteer Gardener, will speak and do a book signing. Enjoy many other speakers, plus children’s gardening activities. Vendors will showcase their products, and 4-H will have hotdogs for sale. The event is free to the public. Call the Christian County Extension office at 270-886-6328 for more information.
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Topic: The Cornell Memory Center Needs Volunteers
The Cornell Memory Center, across from the Chapel House off of North Drive in Hopkinsville, KY, is a part of the Christian Care Communities Campus. They are non-profit and specialize in senior citizens with Alzheimer’s and Dementia. The Cornell Memory Center is in need of volunteers. If you are interested, please call Marie Davenport at 270-885-1375, ext. 2 at work, or at 270-978-8113 on weekends. Marie is the Activities and Volunteer Coordinator. Also, to learn more, you can contact her at email@example.com.
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Topic: Healing the Heartbreak of Abortion
Healing the heartbreak of abortion; finding freedom, healing, and hope after abortion; and picking up the pieces. You’ve been in the wilderness of secrets, despair, shadows, and shame long enough. It’s time to heal. For post abortion Bible study and family support, or more information, contact Heather Hawkins at 270-719-0735; Lorrie Brown at 270-498-9886; or Alpha Alternative at 270-885-3820. It’s time for healing from the pain of abortion.
If you have an announcement, please send it two weeks in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org, mail it to WNKJ/WNLJ, PO BOX 1029, Hopkinsville, KY 42240 or by fax 270-885-7210.