Who says you can’t go home again?
LeBron James is hoping to prove that old adage wrong with his announced return to Cleveland and his native northern Ohio.
Not quite as dramatic as his televised “decision” a few years ago when he had the collective sports world holding its breath as he announced where he was taking his basketball talents, this announcement was a bit more low key in production.
The Spencer County Fiscal Court continued discussing the status of Karen Spencer’s position with the county’s recycling center with Magistrate Jerry Davis and Judge Executive Bill Karrer taking opposing positions on the issue.
Another week, another discussion regarding that pesky 911 services contract with the Kentucky State Police. This time the meeting was held in the city hall annex with representatives from the city, county and 911 commission present.
Once again politics reared its ugly head and participants argued over whether or not to stick with KSP or go a different route. Members of the 911 commission were annoyed that their voice was being drowned out by what Taylorsville-Spencer County Fire Chief Nathan Nation said was in essence the loud bellowing of one solitary person.
This week, a reiteration of facts about local history for you to chew on. They concern people and events not questioned over the years because research has shown them most likely to be based on absolute truth.
Historical stories, articles and books are only as accurate as the research that was used to produce them. If the research was faulty, the product of the research is also likely to be porous.
So, here we go:
Maintaining a controlled breeding and calving season can be one of the most important management tools for cow-calf producers. Uniform, heavier and more valuable calves are key reasons to keep the breeding season short. Plus, more efficient cow supplementation and cow herd health programs are products of a short breeding season. However, you shouldn’t convert from yearlong breeding to a shortened breeding season without a lot of planning.
The story is told of the colorful, nineteenth-century gifted violinist, Niccolo Paganini, who on one occasion was performing before a packed house, playing a difficult piece of music, accompanied by a full orchestra giving him magnificent support.