Inter-County Energy will award one $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior from each of the cooperative’s six director’s districts, including Lincoln, Garrard, Mercer, Boyle, Casey and Marion counties.
Students are encouraged to apply if their parent or legal guardian is a member of Inter-County Energy Cooperative with their primary residence being served by the cooperative.
Applications may be picked up at high school counselors’ offices or downloaded from www.intercountyenergy.net. Individuals can also contact the Inter-County office to request an application by emailing email@example.com or calling (888) 266-7322 or (859) 236-4561. The application deadline is March 25.
LEBANON — Antique and craft dealers will come from all over the state and beyond to create a shopping and viewing event 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-4 p.m Sunday in downtown Lebanon.
The show is set in the Convention Complex at Centre Square. Items for sale will include Amish baskets, birdhouses, pottery, floral displays, jewelry, art photography, soaps and natural art.
Admission is $3 for adults. Children 12 and under get in free and all proceeds from the gate and concessions go to the American Cancer Society.
Concessions and bathrooms will be available. Children can have breakfast and photos made with Mickey Mouse.
Representatives of Hays & Associates Inc. will appraise antiques. They specialize in toys, dolls, furniture, silver, porcelain and cut glass. Firearms, knives and jewelry are excluded. This service is free with paid admission.
For more information, go to VisitLebanonKy.com, call (270) 692-6397 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The following is a schedule of events:
- Saturday: 9 a.m.-12 p.m. — Breakfast (pancake, sausage and bacon) with Mickey Mouse, $7 for adults and $5 for kids. Pictures with Mickey can be purchased for $1 more. Pictures without breakfast are $3. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. — Show is open to the public.
- Sunday: Noon-3 p.m. — Ken and Ann Hays of Hays & Associates Inc. will appraise antiques. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. — Show is open to the public.
LOUISVILLE — Civil War scholars preparing for a busy 150th year commemoration will speak March 10 and 11 at a University of Louisville conference on “Pathways to Freedom: Kentucky and the Civil War.”
The public symposium is sponsored by UofL’s College of Arts and Sciences and the Arts and Culture Partnerships Initiative. The initiative is intended to bring together history, arts and cultural institutions to enhance community life.
Sessions will be in Ekstrom Library’s Chao Auditorium with Thursday lunch at the University Club and dinner downtown at the Frazier International History Museum. The Thursday schedule is 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. with 6 p.m. dinner. The Friday schedule is 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Historians and other scholars will discuss the war in Kentucky, the state and national divisions, African Americans in the war, emancipation and the war’s depiction in the arts.