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From ky4groups, an encyclopedia of groups in the 4th U.S. Congressional District of Kentucky


KY 4 groups is an encyclopedia of groups in the communities of Kentucky's 4th U.S. Congressional District.

You can create and edit pages on this wiki. It's powered by the free software MediaWiki, the same software that powers Wikipedia.

The purpose of KY 4 groups is to share information about the many different groups and associations we form. From the fire department to a beauty salon, from the food pantry to the game creators meetup, we form thousands of groups that help us live the lives we choose. The groups in this wiki are in the 4th U.S. Congressional District of Kentucky.

Get involved! Your community needs you!


Counties in KY 4 groups

Boone Boyd Bracken Campbell Carroll
Gallatin Grant Greenup Harrison Henry
Jefferson Kenton Lewis Mason Oldham
Owen Pendleton Shelby Spencer Trimble

Cities in KY 4 groups

This link leads to a list of Cities in KY 4 groups

Category:Cities

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The Categories page lists categories of pages that share something in common. There are four broad categories:

Government Groups

In our system of representative democracy, we elect representatives to create laws and regulations. We choose mayors and county judge executives to manage these laws and regulations. The police and fire departments, sanitation, recreation a few of the many government groups that serve us every day. Government groups also include the courts that help us work out our disputes.

Service Groups

These voluntary associations offer their helping hands every day. Civic, professional and religious groups give us both material and spiritual support. Here is a small sample of the many service groups in our communities: 4-H, Kiwanis, Lions Clubs,  AA & Al-Anon, TOPS, food pantries, and all of the many religious groups.

Business Groups

Every business is a group. Even the lone barber serves a customer and that's a group. Every business in every community is welcome to create a page in this wiki.

Social Groups

Enjoying our lives with each other. Hiking Groups, Dancing Groups, Game Creators Meetup, English/Spanish Conversation Club, Investment Clubs, Book Clubs, Bridge Clubs, Office Softball League, The list is endless. Your social group is welcome here.

Opportunities in Education

Ideas for teachers and students

Civics

Create pages about the groups in your local government. Students learn about government and how it works.

  • Office of the Mayor and County Judge Executive
  • City Council and Fiscal Court
  • Courts
  • Administration
    • Finance
    • Fire
    • Police
    • Public Works
    • Parks & Recreation

Information Technology

Use MediaWiki and KY 4 groups to discover how a class can publish their own page. Learn about coding for web a page. Build and manage pages for your school.

  • Create pages for your Information Technology class.
  • Create pages for sports, academics, art, speech and drama

Resources

MediaWiki

Help about MediaWiki

Semantic MediaWiki on YouTube

Civics

iCivics founded by Justice Sandra Day o'Connor

C-SPAN

C-SPAN Home

C-SPAN in the Community

C-SPAN Cities Tour

C-SPAN Student Cam

C-SPAN Classroom