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DECEMBER 8, 2017



Tis The Season…

Calendar of Festive Events around the area to get you in the Christmas Spirit

Saturday December 9, 2017

9am -- Louisa United Methodist Church, Breakfast with Santa! $5. a person proceeds go for the churches mission team.

12pm – Meet Santa @ Make a Friend 206 E. Madison Street Louisa, Ky $3 dollars per person to meet Santa and $3 per printed picture. All proceeds will go towards helping provide Christmas gifts for Families in need.

 1pm -- A two-day Christmas event for kids will be held at the First United Methodist Church (across from Young's Funeral Home) from 1-3 on December 9 and 16.

5pm – Wayne County West Virginia Christmas Parade.

7pm – Louisa, Ky Christmas Parade. And Santa in the Park Directly After the Parade – Bring your camera for those pictures with Santa.

Sunday December 10, 2017

6pm – Louisa United Methodist Church Youth Christmas Program.

Tuesday December 12, 2017

8:30am – Fort Gay, Wv --- FGPK8 Christmas Programs at the School

Sunday December 17, 2017

5pm – Community Christmas Cantata -- Lavalette , Wv @ United Methodist Church

6pm – Christmas Play @ New Beginnings Church on Rt. 37

7pm – Louisa, Ky Community Fellowship Church Youth Christmas Program and Singing

Tuesday December 19, 2017

1pm and 1:45pm -- Louisa West Elementary Christmas Plays


Wishing everyone a Very Merry Christmas and Safe and Happy Holidays!!


Tammy S. Napier ☺ ( if anyone has an event to add to the calendar please let us know, with date, time, and location)

See other events on our Lazer calendar


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December 4, 2017


A two-day Christmas event for kids will be held at the First United Methodist Church (across from Young's Funeral Home) from 1-3 on December 9 and 16.



Kids from 4 yrs through 5th grade are invited.

Travel with us as we go back in time to explore the birth of Jesus through stories and songs and crafts. All are invited to come back on Sunday, December 17, at 4 pm and help us tell the Christmas story as we sing "Away in the Manger" in the Christmas Cantata and enjoy fellowship and food afterwards.

Space is limited. Please let us know if your child will attend by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call the church at 638-4435.

Scot Hoeksema,
Pastor First UMC


December 4, 2017

Louisa Middle School Choir is hosting its annual Christmas Bazaar this Thursday, December 7 from 9:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.

Vendors offering Scentsy, LipSense, LulaRoe, Papparazzi Jewelry, Posh, Usborne, handmade crafts, and baked goods will be at the event.

D’s Photography will be offering pictures with or without Santa from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. 4x6 photos are printed on site and cost $5. 

December 4, 2017 


November 21, 2017

Six Christmas shows on tap from Dec. 2 - Dec. 16

Prestonsburg, Ky. – Billie Jean Osborne’s Kentucky Opry will kick off its annual run of Christmas shows on Saturday, December 2 in the Willard & Lucy Kinzer Theater at the Mountain Arts Center (MAC). As always, the Kentucky Opry Junior Pros will be the special guests and the opening act for all shows. This will be the organization’s 22nd Christmas at the MAC.



MAC executive director and Kentucky Opry producer Clayton Case says the group is ready for an exciting season.

“I’m so proud of this team and cast! We are one big family and everyone involved cares so much about this season’s show.”

Case added, “This season’s show will really put you in the Christmas spirit and we are so excited to show the community and region a program that reflects the joy and hope of the holiday season.”

Original member and keyboardist Jody Conley says the cast is ready for another Christmas season.

“We feel so good about this show! It just has a great feel to it, and it’s something totally different than in years past.”

But Conley says there is always the central theme they like to portray.

“We like to show that it’s not just about the birth of Christ, it’s about celebrating him all the way through the Cross.”

As always, a Kentucky Opry show would not be the same without the antics and commentary from resident comedian, Munroe. He will always have those special surprises in store for the band, audience, and especially emcee Clayton Case.

The popular horn section will return, adding that traditional flavor to some old favorites. It consists of Matt Moon on Trombone, Dan Houston on Sax, and Tommy Money playing Trumpet.

This season’s shows are December 2, 3 (Special Sunday matinee show at 3p.m.), 8, 9, 15, and 16. All shows will start at 7:30 p.m. Tickets range from $10 to $14. They can be purchased at, by calling 888-MAC-ARTS, or visiting the MAC box office from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each Saturday.


The Mountain Arts Center is the premier performing arts venue in eastern Kentucky.  Located in the heart of the bloodline of the Country Music Highway, the facility features a 1,046-seat auditorium, conference/meeting facilities, instruction rooms and a state-of-the-art recording studio. Operations are through a partnership between Prestonsburg, Ky. and Big Sandy Community & Technical College.  For more information, call 1-888-MAC-ARTS or visit


NOVEMBER 15, 2017

LMS Christmas Bazaar hosted by the LMS Choir

November 15, 2017

Meter change outs will begin this month

The City of Louisa is implementing a new, radio-read water metering system throughout its service area. The scope of work for the project consists of the removal and replacement of all of the City of Louisa’s current water meters.


RADIO READ WATER METERS WILL REPLACE ALL EXISTING METERS IN THE CITY OF LOUISA BEGINNING THIS MONTHRADIO READ WATER METERS WILL REPLACE ALL EXISTING METERS IN THE CITY OF LOUISA BEGINNING THIS MONTHThe new radio-read water metering system will bring efficiency to meter reading and billing operation and eliminate estimated bills due to inaccessibility. It will also allow for advanced leak detection, improved water conservation, enhanced customer service, elimination of human error during meter reading, and increased accuracy.

Perfection Group with the help of NECO Water will be the City’s contractor performing this work and the trucks and employees will be clearly identified with their logo. Service crews will try to contact each home before they turn off the water. The replacement of the water meter will typically affect each property no more than 1 hour barring any problems with the shut off valves or other related piping.

NECO Water will attempt to flush out any introduced air into the lines after each installation however you could experience air in your water lines after the work is completed. Please open a non-screened faucet like your bathtub or hose bib to thoroughly flush out your pipes.

You may also experience discolored water for a short period of time immediately following your meter change-out. This is normal and caused by sediment in the old meters. Running cold water for a period of time will flush this out of your lines.

We will post updates on as the project progresses.

While a timeline is not available for individual customers, you can expect your meter to be changed between November 2017 and February 2018, a door hanger will be left at your residence/business once your meter has been changed.

If there are any questions please contact your the Utilities Office at 606-638-9322.









NOVEMBER 14, 2017


Louisa City Hall



  1. Call to order.
  2. Pledge of allegiance and Prayer.
  3. Mayor comments.

Old Business

  1. Approve minutes for meetings October 10, October 12 and October 17, 2017.
  2. Approve second reading of amendment to Ordinance 2012-09-1A, “Amendment to Ordinance Relating to the Regulation of the Parking of Motor Vehicles within the City of Louisa”.
  3. Approve second reading of Ordinance 2017-08, “An Ordinance Regulating the Use of Fireworks in the City of Louisa, Kentucky”.
  4. Approve first reading of Ordinance 12-02-A, “Amendment to the Ordinance Relating to Garbage Collection and Rates”.

New Business

  1. Elected Officials compensation.
  2. Community Center rental.
  3. Council comments.
  4. Audience comments
  5. Executive session.
  6. Adjourn.