Franklin County: KHS seeking volunteer docents for Old State Capitol

The Kentucky Historical Society is seeking volunteer docents to lead tours of the Old State Capitol. An open house will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday for anyone who is interested.

Participants will discover the myths and mysteries associated with the Old State Capitol, a National Historic Landmark and Kentucky's capitol from 1830 to 1910. This is a free information session about becoming a volunteer docent at the society. No script memorization or prior knowledge is required, but a passion for Kentucky history and interest in public speaking are preferred.

For more information or to RSVP, contact Phyllis Gilman at (502) 564-1792, Ext. 4422 or

Job fair for vets, service members slated for today

A job fair for veterans, service members and their family members will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at Capital City Christian Church, 15 Locust Lane, in Frankfort. Participants can register at the door.