Race for Ralph & Ryan top men's finishers (from left) Brian Troyer and Jeff Walker.
Race for Ralph & Ryan top women's finishers (from left) Courtney West, Libby Barnes, and Cheryl Nesselroade.
The 6K Run for Ralph & Ryan brought out 230 runners and walkers and hundreds of onlookers to the Maple Street route between West and East Jessamine High Schools in Nicholasville. Brian Troyer, Jeff Walker, and David Trimble were the top men's finishers, and Libby Barnes, Courtney West, and Cheryl Nesselroade were the top women's finishers. The Oct. 11 event, which was part of the nationwide Second Sunday fitness-awareness day, paid tribute to the memory of local heroes Ryan Robinson and Ralph Sallee. Complete race results available at www.jessamineco.com.
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Wesley Village Heroes, Saints and Legends Banquet
Wesley Village Senior Living Community of Wilmore, Ky., has once again honored three Kentuckians whose vigorous and inspiring lives continue to enrich the world. The 13th Annual Heroes, Saints and Legends Awards Banquet was held on Oct. 6, at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Lexington. Honorees at this year’s banquet were Louisville businessman Robert Holloway, and Wilmore physician and missionary Phyllis Corbitt, and United Methodist pastor Harold Dorsey. Proceeds from the evening benefit Wesley Village’s “Celebrate the Difference!” campaign to build Kentucky’s first “small home” for long-term health and memory care. For more information call (859) 858-3865.
Wesley Village Honors Heroes, Saints and Legends: (from left) Village president/CEO Glenda Creech; Village V.P. for Development Tim Layton; Honoree Harold W. Dorsey; Honoree Phyllis D. Corbitt; Village Board Chair John R. Adams; and Honoree Robert L. Holloway.
Lake Skate Jam Results
The 2009 Lake Skate Jam was held Oct. 3 at Lake Mingo Park in Nicholasville. The free 17 & under event was sponsored by Loki Skate Shop and YMCA of Jessamine County. Results. Advanced: 1st - Micah Wu, 2nd - Elijah Jones, 3rd - Cotie Robinson. Intermediate: 1st - Saunty Wagers, 2nd - Hunter Damon, 3rd - Francis Eble. Beginner: 1st - Dior Meads, 2nd - Jared Miler, 3rd - Travis Baker.
Skate Jam Photo: 11-year-old Micah Wu of Lexington placed first in the advanced division of the Lake Skate Jam in Nicholasville.
Curtain going up at Main Street Playhouse
The newly opened Main Street Playhouse in Nicholasville will present "Trouble at the Tropicabana," a unique mystery dinner theatre production, at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 23 and continuing through Sunday, Nov. 1. See www.bluegrassarts.org or call (859) 881-8247 for complete schedule and tickets.