ECCC Homecoming Tennis Tourney set Sept. 28

The annual East Central Community College Homecoming Tennis Tournament will be held Friday, Sept. 28 on the Decatur campus, announced ECCC tennis coach Dianne O’Neill who serves as tournament chairman.

O’Neill said competition begins at 4 p.m. and includes mixed … Read more

It’s Elementary by Brandy Blanton

Thank you to Marilyn Dowdy for her donation of clothes to our clothing closet. Our clothing closet is still in need of slightly used or new boy’s and girl’s shoes and new boy’s and girl’s underwear. Any and all donations … Read more

The Civil War – The battle of Antietam and Sharpsburg

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

In mid-September 1862 the greatest one-day casualty rates of the war occurred at Antietam. The National Park Service provides an excellent description of the battle.

“Dawn approached slowly through the fog on September 17, 1862. As … Read more

The Civil War – General Lee heads North

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

In Central Tennessee and Kentucky, Confederate forces were working to push Union troops out the area. About 19,000 Rebel troops under the command of General Edmund Kirby Smith were headed toward Lexington, Kentucky, gathering supplies along … Read more

Annual HarvestFest set for Dean Park

From press reports

The time is here for the Friends of Dean Park’s 5th Annual HarvestFest at Dean Park, 3850 HWY 15 South Louisville.

This festival, which is a major event at Dean Park will be held Saturday, October 6, … Read more