Fayette County

Jessamine County: Pictorial history book deadline for submissions extended

A hardbound pictorial history book is in the works and area residents and people with ties to the community are invited to submit photographs for inclusion. The book will include photos of townships, communities, businesses, agriculture, transportation, schools, churches, old homes and people from all walks of life.

The deadline for photo submissions has been extended to Jan. 31. Copies of the limited-edition book must be ordered in advance at $39.95. All materials, photos and orders should be sent to the Jessamine County Pictorial History Book, 1274 Union Mill Road, Nicholasville, Ky. 40356.

Submitted photographs will be scanned and returned, and there is no cost to participate. For more information, see the pictorial book link on the home page at Jessamineco.com or call Denise Cline at 859-885-5363.

Manna Ministry Meal Program

The Manna Ministry program serves hot meals to anyone in need from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays in the community center at the Nicholasville United Methodist Church, 303 West Maple Street.

In the last year, Manna served more than 10,000 meals, averaging 200 meals per week. Takeout boxes are available starting at 12:30 p.m. The program operates off donations from the community. Volunteer inquiries and financial contributions are welcome. For information, call 859-885-4481.