Martial Arts and Self Defense Workshop. Thursday, July 21 at 2 p.m. Presented by Master Gordon Burkett at the Cynthiana Shaolin Do Martial Arts (next to the Harrison Deposit Bank), 139 E. Pike St., for teens in grades 6th-12th.
We cannot control the weather but we can control what our tomatoes eat, so to speak. At planting time, we prepare the soil with composted hen manure and a little organic fertilizer; we also mulch around the plants immediately in order to moderate soil moisture and to prevent the spread of soil-borne diseases.
This year our work at building healthy soil has paid off because the tomatoes are thriving. Some folks have not been as lucky as the rain poured down earlier in the season.
Kentucky Blood Center is awarding a $250 Power of Life Scholarship to Olivia Grace Moore, of Cynthiana, a graduating senior from Harrison County High School. Moore plans to attend Eastern Kentucky University in the fall.
Since 2010, Kentucky Blood Center (KBC) has awarded more than 500 scholarships to Kentucky high schools that host blood drives. The school earns the award based on the number of donations at blood drives hosted by the school.
With the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicting that most of the U.S. will face well above average temperatures this summer, Kentucky State Police is warning parents and caregivers about the fatal dangers posed by leaving children in hot cars.