Business Briefcase Feb, 12, 2010

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By The Staff

 Robinson attends conference

Shelbyville attorney John C. Robinson of Megibben, Robinson & Chandler, PLLC, was one of only two Kentucky attorneys to attend the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney’s winter conference in Tucson, Ariz. Robinson attended and participated in more than 14 hours of lectures regarding the residential foreclosure crisis in the U.S. and protections available to all U.S. residents under the Federal Bankruptcy Code. Since March 2005, Robinson has focused his private practice on protecting homeowners and consumers legal rights. He also prosecutes for the county attorney’s office DUI and other charges on the traffic docket.


Robarts joins Statewide Mortgage

Kim Robarts of Shelby County is the new regional account executive for Statewide Mortgage, specializing in all types of residential loans for all types of credit profiles. For more information visit www.statewidemtg.com or 502.400.5353.


Southern States employee attends training

David Hill has attended a comprehensive 3-day training program designed to qualify him as a Certified GrowMaster Specialist at Southern States Cooperative, Inc. in Shelbyville.

This program is designed to broaden the existing knowledge base of employees who advise customers on issues related to crop production. The program provides new and updated information and qualifies for continuing education units by the American Society of Agronomy, a national organization that certifies crop advisors and agronomists through examination. 


Job fair in Shelby on Monday

KentuckianaWorks and the Office of Employment and Training are partnering with area public libraries to host a series of regional Job and Resource Fairs in February, March and April. This event will be held at the Shelby County Public Library at 2 p.m. Monday. There also will be nearby events Oldham County Public Library, 308 Yager Ave., La Grange (Wednesday, 10 a.m. -2 p.m.) and Spencer County Public Library, 168 Taylorsville Road, Taylorsville (Friday, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.).


Realtors meet Thursday

The Shelbyville Board of Realtors will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Stratton Center in Shelbyville.


Curves hosts food drive

Curves in Shelbyville at 165 Alpine Dr is participating in the annual Curves Food Drive. Throughout March the club will collect non-perishable items and monetary donations for food banks in the area. Members who donate a bag of groceries or make a minimum donation of $30 will receive a reusable Curves grocery freezer bag for free. Non-members who do likewise between March 8 and 20 can join Curves for free. 

For more information, contact Ruth Bramlage at Curves of Shelbyville at 633-2722 or 97SGDML@curvesmail.com.


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