Friday, March 14, 2003

Graham headlines Lincoln Day Dinner

Kentucky Politics


U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina is the scheduled featured speaker at Saturday's Fourth District Republican Party Lincoln Day Dinner.

Sen. Jim Bunning of Southgate will also speak at the event, traditionally one of the largest Northern Kentucky GOP gatherings of the year.

The dinner will be held at the Drawbridge Villager Premier Hotel - formerly the Drawbridge Inn - in Fort Mitchell. A social gathering begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by the dinner at 6 p.m. Cost is $45 a person. Make reservations by calling (859) 727-8005 or (859) 359-4163.


Kentucky state treasurer candidate Adam Koenig, a Kenton County commissioner from Villa Hills, will hold a campaign fund-raiser for the November election Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at the Airport Marriott on Ky. 20 in Boone County.

According to a statement, Koenig said he expects all three Boone County commissioners - Republicans Cathy Flaig, Charlie Kenner and Teri Moore - as well as more than 90 co-hosts at the event.

For information or directions, contact Koenig at (859) 578-9258 or by e-mail,


Kentucky Department of Parks Acting Commissioner Ann Latta will be in Boone County March 20 for the groundbreaking of the $745,000 museum planned for Big Bone Lick State Park.

The event begins at 11 a.m.

According to a statement from Latta's office "this new facility will be an exciting addition to the `birthplace of North American paleontology' ... (and) will serve as a focal point for interpreting the fascinating history of Big Bone Lick."


The Boone County Democratic Women's Club will meet March 24 at 7 p.m. in Room B at the Florence Government Center, 8100 Ewing Blvd. For information call (859) 586-4744.


The Kenton County Republican Women's Club will meet March 24 at 11:30 a.m. at Five Seasons Sports Country Club, 345 Thomas More Parkway, Crestview Hills.

Jefferson County Judge-executive Rebecca Jackson, candidate in the May GOP gubernatorial primary, is scheduled to be guest speaker.

All registered Republicans are invited to attend. Reservations must be made by March 21 Call 859-342-7620.

To submit an item for Political Notebook contact Patrick Crowley by phone, (859) 578-5581; e-mail; fax, (859)578-5565; or mail care of the Kentucky Enquirer, 226 Grandview Drive., Fort Mitchell, KY. 41017.

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