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Medal of Honor recipient Woody Williams was in Frankfort Sunday for the dedication of the 67th Gold Star Families Memorial Monument which was placed on the Capitol grounds. The dedication was a part of the observance of Gold Star Mothers and Families Day.

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When I was a kid, just about every time I left out the door, my mother and/or grandmother would grab me and lay their hands on me. They would always say these weird words and phrases over me. As I got a little older, I figured out that those words and phrases were bible verses. They still so…

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New playground equipment and a splash pad aren’t the only upgrades in store at Dolly Graham Park in South Frankfort. The city is looking for a volunteer artist who is willing to work with local students to create a mural on the existing park shelter.

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This year has certainly presented its challenges and we have been so lucky to have a dedicated group of volunteers help with various market days and projects. While at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic we were not asking for volunteer help and were relying solely on our staff and vendor…

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In many ways, Venus is Earth’s twin. It’s about the same size and mass, it has a similar composition, and it orbits within the habitable zone of our solar system.

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Woods & Waters Land Trust will host its annual Land Extravaganza fundraiser, highlighting the artists and landowners of lower Kentucky River watershed, online this year with a virtual two-day event.

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Once a runner, always a runner, right? Well, maybe not all the time. There are times when, for whatever reason, you just don’t seem to love running anymore.

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International Observe the Moon Night falls on Sept. 26 this year. It’s a time for people of all interest levels to look up and appreciate our nearest celestial neighbor.

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Before we go much further, I want to remind you of the Ember Days coming up next week. They occur on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday — Sept. 16, 18-19. Without more explanation, these are no-plant days — and “planting” includes seeding, transplanting to the garden or pot. In short, anything …

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It’s fall monarch migration time in Central Kentucky! Down at the Franklin County Farmers Market, some of our farmers are noticing the caterpillars on their pepper plants and fluttering around their flowers.

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Of all the moons in our solar system, Titan is the most like Earth. It has a thick atmosphere, it has lakes on its surface, it has icy regions, and it rains there.

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Frankfort residents Sydney Bales and Victor Hogan announce their upcoming marriage.

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On Sunday vehicles were lined up near campgrounds, on the sides of roads in eastern Franklin County and parked at American Whitewater in Peaks Mill, with license plates from Franklin, Johnson, Montgomery, Woodford and Fayette counties.

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I am excited for next week because Tuesday, Sept. 1, is the first pick up for the South Frankfort Food Share (SFFS). I think food share programs are an incredible way to balance out our privileges and support each other, allowing better access to fresh food in our community.

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