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PRIDE is pleased to partner with the Kentucky Rural Water Association to present free training workshops for elected officials, drinking water professionals, and wastewater professionals, thanks to a grant from USDA Rural Development. The worskshops target the 42 counties served by PRIDE. The objective is to help attendees better perform their roles and enhance the […]

Connect with PRIDE online and win a door prize

PRIDE Mascot J Waterford says "Join us online, win a prize"

Congratulations to our July winner: Wynona Padgett! We hold a door prize drawing monthly to thank people who have connected with PRIDE online. Right now, the prize is a PRIDE hoodie sweatshirt or T-shirt. The next drawing will be August 1. Your name will be entered in the drawing every month if you: 1. […]

Three PRIDE counties share recycling dumpsters

Recycling just got a little easier for residents of three Kentucky counties, thanks to a cooperative effort among their fiscal courts. Lawrence County recently donated two portable recycling dumpsters to each Elliott County and McCreary County. After opening a recycling center last year, Lawrence County no longer needed the four dumpsters, which were purchased with […]

Labels to make your own recycling bins

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To learn more about why and how to recycle, view or print the brochure below. PRIDEful Recycler Brochure (8.5″ x 14″) Print the labels below to turn any containers into recycling bins for aluminum, cardboard, paper or plastic. PRIDEful Recycler Bin Labels (8.5″ x 11″) […]

Homemakers from Johnson County are region’s top PRIDE volunteers

Members of the Red Bush Homemakers accepted the PRIDE Volunteer of the Month Award

The Red Bush Homemakers, also known as the “Busy Bees,” earned the PRIDE Volunteer of the Month Award for their ongoing efforts to keep their Johnson County community free of roadside litter. The Red Bush Homemakers have been conducting community cleanup events since 1998. They hold the cleanups as needed throughout the year. “They not […]

Take PRIDE … Company’s Coming to Laurel Lake!

The annual Laurel Lake Cleanup is set for Saturday, May 16, 2015. All Laurel Lake Cleanup volunteers will enjoy a free lunch and a chance at door prizes.  A special prize will go to the volunteer who finds the most unusual piece of trash.  The county with the most volunteers will take home the Cleanup […]

Water/Wastewater operators: Register now for free training

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PRIDE is pleased to partner with the Kentucky Rural Water Association to present a free training workshop for elected officials, drinking water professionals, and wastewater professionals, thanks to a grant from USDA Rural Development. The worskshop is targeted to the 42 counties served by PRIDE. The objective is to help attendees better perform their roles and […]

Join the US 27 Clean Sweep on May 13

Drivers can expect to see volunteers picking up litter along US 27 and other roads in Somerset and Burnside on Wednesday, May 13. Just over 1,000 volunteers have signed up to participate in the seventh annual PRIDE Clean Sweep of US 27. Almost all of those have joined the cleanup as part […]

Dale Hollow Spring Cleanup nets 400-plus bags of trash

A cookout was held for the 99 volunteers who picked up roadside litter during the Dale Hollow Spring Cleanup.

Nearly 100 volunteers turned out to pick up roadside litter during the fifth annual Dale Hollow Spring Cleanup on Saturday, April 25. Ninety-nine volunteers filled 432 trash bags with litter that they had collected along the roads leading to Dale Hollow Lake. All volunteers received a free lunch, and several won door prizes. Sulphur Creek […]

Join the Dale Hollow Spring Cleanup on April 25

Volunteers picked up roadside litter during the 2012 Dale Hollow Spring Cleanup.

On April 25, hundreds of volunteers will come together to clean lake roads during the fifth annual Dale Hollow Spring Cleanup. All volunteers will receive a free lunch and will be entered into a drawing for door prizes. “If you live near Dale Hollow, you have a lot to be proud of,” said Tammie Wilson […]

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