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Today's News

  • Outdoors - Kids Fishing Derby

     

    Kids and their families were able to fish, eat and win prizes during the educational event sponsored by the Kentucky Dept. of Fish and Wildlife and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

  • Outdoors - Finding ways to keep kids hooked on fishing

     

  • The eyes have it

    The other night I looked up at the night sky and realized what an amazing thing was happening.  I don’t mean the stars.  Of course they are amazing, but that we can see them from light years away. Or consider the moon. On a clear night, we can see it’s mountains and craters with our naked eyes 250,000 miles away.  A quarter of a million miles!

  • Church Happenings - Week of June 14, 2017

    Songwriter Regie Hamm at Grace Chapel

  • Church Happenings - Week of June 7, 2017

    Elk Creek Baptist Church VBS

    Elk Creek Baptist Church will be having Vacation Bible School starting on June 11 and going through June 16. The theme will be “Operation Arctic” and will start each evening at 6:30 p.m. and end at 8:35 p.m. The VBS is for children pre-K through sixth grade. Supper will be provided, along with plenty of laughs, smiles and giggles. For more information, visit the church’s website (where you can pre-register) at elkcreekbaptist.com or call 477-2730.

  • Ready for vacation?

    It is the vacation season.  Schools are out, and both parents and kids are ready for a break from the everyday routine.  Some of us look forward to a trip to the beach, some are ready for the mountains, some of us like nice hotel rooms, other are great with a tent, but most of us enjoy getting away from time to time.

  • Outdoors - June options for anglers

     

    June is one of the best months for outside activities such as fishing. However, many predator species, such as largemouth bass, have already completed their annual reproductive ritual and kind of sulk through June.

    It can be a tough month for fishing in lakes and reservoirs, but two options will produce fishing that compares to the marvelous weather.

    Largemouth bass in farm ponds:

  • Outdoors - Paddle Battle this weekend

     

  • Spencer native now ministering at the racetrack

     

    Editor’s Note: Rob Lee is a 1987 graduate of Spencer County High School and submitted this article recently describing his ministry to those in the auto racing industry.

    When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, he had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd. So he began teaching them many things. - Mark 6:34-35

  • A giving community - Annual Crusade nets over $36,000 locally

     

    Spencer Countians proved generous again this year, contributing more than $36,000 in an annual fundraising campaign that is spearheaded locally by area firefighters and volunteers.

    The Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Department hit the streets with a mission to beat last year’s total for the WHAS Crusade for Children.

    The fire department continues to show their support for the Crusade for Children by collecting donations for the non-profit at popular intersections and by going door-to door.