Happy Mother’s Day

Residents and staff of Knott Co. HRC spent Sunday celebrating the mothers in the facility and outside the facility with beautiful bouquets of spring flowers, tiny pink and purple cupcakes, Hallmark cards and just sharing the wonderful joys of parenthood.   Mother’s Day was created in 1908 by Anna Jarvis and became an official U.S.…

Derby Day at Knott County HRC

The first Saturday of May is always a glorious time in the Bluegrass where every gal wears a giant hat with their spring dress and every guy wears a seersucker suit. It’s Derby Day. A rain-soaked crowd filled the stands at Churchill Downs to watch the 144th annual Kentucky Derby to witness WinStar Farm’s Justify…

Knott Co. HRC Prom”Under the Sea”

The Knott Co. HRC residents enjoyed dressing up in their gowns and fancy digs to cut a rug at their prom held at the facility. For the exciting event, the residents and staff made the theme “Under the Sea.”  It was a night to remember with tentacle archways, twinkle lights, sea shell decor, streamers, seahorse…

A Knott Co. HRC Easter

Knott County Health and Rehabilitation residents were delighted to have company and converse with each other over a delicious Easter meal and share precious time with each other and although it was cold outside, some still hid eggs and gave Easter baskets as gifts. All of the residents received lessons on how Snapchat worked and…

March Madness at Knott Co. HRC

Knott County Health and Rehabilitation staff and residents donned Kentucky blue as they prepared to watch the Wildcats take on Kansas State in the Sweet 16 on Thursday night. Equipped with pom poms and the facility decorated with blue and white balloons, the crew joined residents in eating pizza and game day snacks to cheer…

Knott Co. HRC’s Karen Watts Wins Volunteer Award

Knott County HRC’s Karen Watts, the 2017 KAHCF Volunteer of the Year winner, was honored by the Kentucky River Development District and given the 2018 Elder Abuse Nursing Home Volunteer Award. Watts’ mother, Nadinne Waddell, accepted the award on her behalf and took a photo with Miss Kentucky to commemorate the achievement since Watts could…

My Funny Valentine

Love was in the air and in the vocal cords as the staff at Knott County HRC delivered singing Valentines. Popular classics included “You are my sunshine” and “Teddy Bear.” Staff and residents also helped decorate the facility for the special occasion. Red and pink-colored decorations were everywhere, and staff and residents were almost outnumbered…

Knott Co. HRC Celebrates Maintenance Day

Rain and sleet and snow don’t make the job easy, but our Maintenance Director does whatever it takes to help the staff and residents at Knott County Health and Rehab Center! With National Maintenance Day celebrated annually on Jan. 18, Knott County HRC’s staff had a beautiful sheet cake with balloons made for their head…

A Knott Co. HRC Christmas

It wasn’t the North Pole but there were plenty of gifts and awards being handed out at Knott County Health and Rehab on Friday. Dressed in their holiday garb, staff and their families came to celebrate Christmas. Administrator Ruby Pigman took the time to recognize several employees for perfect attendance and awards for several years…

Knott Co. HRC in the county Christmas Parade

On a cold Friday night, the staff of Knott County HRC were all bundled up in their winter coats, wearing red Santa hats and twinkling Christmas bulb necklaces as they enjoyed the annual Knott County Christmas Parade. For the annual downtown parade, KCHRC staff decorated an employee’s truck to be festive and among the floats…