Advocate Messenger http://weku.fm en Park Day Will Restore Civil War Sites http://weku.fm/post/park-day-will-restore-civil-war-sites <p><a href="http://www.centralkynews.com/amnews/news/amn-volunteers-needed-for-cleanup-at-state-civil-war-sites-20120210,0,6963380.story">Volunteers from throughout Kentucky</a> are about to team up with the Civil War Trust to help clean and restore seven Civil War sites in the state, including Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site. The annual event &mdash; dubbed Park Day &mdash; is part of a nationwide effort that includes more than 100 historic sites in 25 states. Fri, 10 Feb 2012 18:22:21 +0000 Advocate Messenger 21233 at http://weku.fm Centre Makes National Best Value List http://weku.fm/post/centre-makes-national-best-value-list <p><a href="http://www.centralkynews.com/amnews/news/amn-princeton-review-rates-centre-a-best-value-college-20120210,0,874424.story">In its recently released &ldquo;Best Value Colleges: 2012 Edition,&rdquo; </a>Princeton Review has included Centre College on its list of the nation&rsquo;s top 75 best-buy private colleges. Centre is the only private college in Kentucky to make the list, and Kentucky is one of just 37 states represented. &ldquo;Centre College remains committed to being a place of high achievement and high opportunity,&rdquo; said John A. Roush, Centre&rsquo;s president since 1998, &ldquo;and this recent ranking affirms our efforts.&rdquo; Fri, 10 Feb 2012 16:31:53 +0000 Advocate Messenger 21218 at http://weku.fm Manufacturer Moves North American HQ to Danville http://weku.fm/post/manufacturer-moves-north-american-hq-danville <p><a href="http://www.centralkynews.com/amnews/news/amn-denyo-moves-headquarters-to-danville-20111214,0,170190.story">Denyo America Corp. and its affiliate, Denyo Manufacturing Corp.</a>, have relocated their North American corporate headquarters and staff from Los Angeles to Danville. Denyo manufactures high-output diesel electric generators. The global headquarters for Denyo Co. Ltd. is in Tokyo. Wed, 14 Dec 2011 18:04:46 +0000 Advocate Messenger 18000 at http://weku.fm Junction City Votes 'Yes' for Alcohol Sales http://weku.fm/post/junction-city-votes-yes-alcohol-sales <p>Voters said &quot;yes&quot; to alcohol sales in Junction City by the slimmest of margins Tuesday. The final tally for the three precincts, all located at First Baptist Church of Junction City, was 198-195. The outcome of the election opens the door for retail beer sales and package liquor stores. Wed, 05 Oct 2011 14:02:31 +0000 Advocate Messenger 13719 at http://weku.fm Northpoint Prison Scores 100 on Re-Accredidation http://weku.fm/post/northpoint-prison-scores-100-re-accredidation <p><a href="http://www.centralkynews.com/amnews/news/amn-northpoint-scores-100-on-reaccreditation-20110928,0,303433.story">Northpoint Training Center received a perfect score </a>during its re-accreditation audit with the American Correctional Association. The 100-percent score is the highest the medium-security prison in Boyle County has ever received. Wed, 28 Sep 2011 17:03:20 +0000 Advocate Messenger 13309 at http://weku.fm Danville Ranks High in Top Places to Retire http://weku.fm/post/danville-ranks-high-top-places-retire <p><a href="http://www.centralkynews.com/amnews/news/amn-magazine-danville-a-great-spot-to-retire-20110916,0,7362940.story">Money magazine has named Danville No. 4 in its list of Top 25 </a>places in the country to retire. Danville ranks in the top five on the list of United States cities along with No. 1 Marquette, Mich.; No. 2 Cape Coral, Fla.; No. 3 Boise, Idaho; and No. 5 Weatherford, Texas. Danville was the only Kentucky community to make the list. Fri, 16 Sep 2011 16:47:43 +0000 Advocate Messenger 12590 at http://weku.fm Danville Ranks High in Top Places to Retire Danville Interim Mayor Resigns Over Threats http://weku.fm/post/danville-interim-mayor-resigns-over-threats <p><a href="http://www.centralkynews.com/amnews/news/amn-breaking-news-bowling-resigns-as-interim-city-manager-following-death-threat-20110816,0,6657215.story">Former Danville Mayor and current Interim City Manager</a> John W.D. Bowling stepped down from the position Tuesday saying he feared for his safety after a threat was made on his life. A stunned audience at city hall listened as Mayor Bernie Hunstad read Bowling&#39;s letter of resignation following an executive session for personnel action that lasted just under an hour. Tue, 16 Aug 2011 17:32:31 +0000 Advocate Messenger 10671 at http://weku.fm