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Today's News

  • Delta Queen may ply Midwest’s rivers once again

    By Christy Hoots
    The Ledger Independent
    The Delta Queen may be returning to waterways as early as 2016.
    According to the president and chief executive officer of The Delta Queen Steamboat Company, Cornel Martin, the DQ was recently purchased from the TAC Cruise Company for an undisclosed amount.
    The purpose of the purchase was to renovate the steamboat and return it to the waterways as a cruise steamboat, reminiscent of 1920s steamboat cruise lines.

  • Spring landscape programs

    I know there is still a lot of snow on the ground, but spring will eventually be here on March 20th. Here are a couple of programs that you might want to put on your March calendar.

  • Preserve sunshine in winter!

    Last summer’s canning season may be over, but you can brighten up gray winter days with homemade marmalade.  Use it to bring some sunshine to your own breakfast, or share the goodness with friends and family. This recipe from the National Center for Home Food Preservation does not need added pectin to gel, because citrus fruits contain enough of their own natural pectin.  Many of these fruits are readily available at the produce section of your grocery store.
    Citrus Marmalade
    Ingredients:
    ¾ cup grapefruit peel (from 1 grapefruit)

  • Safety tips for extreme winter weather

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Enviro-Log®, Inc., a leader in eco-friendly products for home heating and outdoor activities, urges households to prepare for extreme winter weather by following important safety tips that can help protect family members.    

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  • Lady Raiders bow to Nelson in final home contest

    By DAVE TAYLOR
    The Trimble Banner
    An early injury to a key player and an inability to convert at the free throw line cost the Trimble County Lady Raiders a chance at victory in their final regular season game Friday. Nelson County came away with a 57-53 win, boosting their season record to 20-5. Trimble’s season record slipped to 16-9.

  • Hymn sing set Mar. 5

    The Trimble County Hymn Sing will be held Thursday, March 5, at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, 3611 Mount Pleasant Road, at 7:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to come enjoy the music.

  • Church to show ‘God’s Not Dead’

    GracePoint Baptist Church, located at 549 Carmon Road in Campbellsburg, will present “Saturday at the Movies,” this Saturday, Feb. 28 at 6:00 p.m. Featured film to be shown is the movie “God’s Not Dead.”
    If you have ever struggled with issues of faith, wondered if God is real or even why He doesn’t stop bad things from happening, then join the GracePoint Baptist congregation for a special series based on the movie.