What to Do if Your Pipes Freeze & Frozen Pipe Prevention Tips
by John R. Baker, P.E. Projects and Compliance Manager – Henderson Water Utility The severe cold weather that has blanketed the tri-state for the past week is causing burst water pipes throughout the city. If you are having problems with frozen water lines and you know that a water line has burst, be sure to turn off your water supply immediately at the main shut-off valve...
See Inside the Newly Renovated Kentucky Castle
Growing up in Ky, I drove by it hundreds of times. I’ll never forget the first time I actually stepped foot inside the castle walls. It was actually a castle!
Afraid of Snakes? A Hoosier’s Guide to the Poisonous Snakes of Indiana
Some people have a fear of snakes. I am one of those people. Well, actually I’m not as much afraid of snakes as I am afraid of being bit by one. It’s sort of like being afraid of heights, but in reality it’s really about not wanting to fall…or maybe it’s simply a control issue...
Historic Downtown Newburgh to Celebrate Spring with First Annual Herb Festival
Celebrate Spring in Newburgh Saturday, April 8th during The Newburgh Herb Festival! Newburgh became known for its “Herb Festival” when The Newburgh Old Country Store was in its heyday. Learn about many aspects of herbs and herb growing, as well as herbal skin care products, recipes, research and many uses fascinating and helpful. Shop for herbs and plants, collect seeds & recipe cards and register for some unique herb related items as you explore Downtown Historic Newburgh.
Ag Industry Growing Rapidly But Study Shows Teens Aren’t Aware of Farming Job Prospects
While agriculture has become a hot sector for job growth, a survey shows only 13% of students are interested in pursuing a career in the agriculture industry.
Do You See Kentucky in the Clouds? [PHOTO]
-by Jason Moore It’s almost one of those “rites of passage" in childhood. I remember lying on the ground, staring up at the sky, seeing shapes, people, words, animals in the clouds. Imagination is an amazing gift, and the human mind can take the freeform clouds and turn them into big goofy toys, faces of religious figures, or perhaps a favorite food...
Tips to Avoid Scams
Every day, your BBB® provides information to consumers on how to avoid being scammed. On blog posts like this one, we’ll often post tips to help you avoid a specific type of scam we’re hearing about. Recently, we learned that the Federal Trade Commission have combined their common tips and tricks into a list of the “10 Things You Can Do to Avoid Fraud...
Red Cross Urges Blood and Platelet Donations During National Preparedness Month
The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood and platelets this fall to help restock the shelves following a significant summer shortage to ensure an adequate blood supply for patients in need.
Owensboro, Kentucky, Welcomes New Mellow Mushroom Restaurant
The newest addition to the Mellow Mushroom collection has opened at 101 West 2nd Street in downtown Owensboro, Kentucky. The restaurant invites guests to explore its far out design and décor. Indulge in the delectable menu and seek out the captivating art adorning the walls throughout the unique restaurant.
Get Your Dog Washed and Fight Alzheimer’s Disease!
The “Wash Away Alzheimer’s” dog wash benefiting the Alzheimer’s Association is scheduled for Saturday, September 24th from 9 am until 12 noon at the North Green River Road Pet Food Center.