Police will be battling teenagers this Sunday, but it will all be in good fun and for a good cause.
Seniors from local high schools, along with active and retired law enforcement officers from the Nelson County Fraternal Order of Police, will be the main contestants in the Paint Balloon Showdown from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 27 at the Nelson County Fairgrounds.
The annual gathering of the Parrott and Kays family reunion will be Sept. 20 at Botland Christian Church Fellowship Hall, 5326 Springfield Road in Bardstown. A potluck meal will begin about 1 p.m. Meats for the meal will be provided. All family members are asked to bring a covered dish, old photos, scrapbooks and their memories. For more information, call Sheila Spalding at (502) 349-0426.
The Republican candidates for governor and lieutenant governor, Matt Bevin and Jenean Hampton, will be in Bardstown Saturday for a flag dedication ceremony at My Old Kentucky Home State Park, and afterward, Bevin will attend the Kentucky Bourbon Festival.
A prayer service will be held tonight for Crystal Rogers, a issing Bardstown mother of five who has not been seen for two months.
The prayer service will be held at 8 p.m. on the Spalding Hall lawn on 5th Street in Bardstown. Those attending are asked to bring a lawn chair or blanket and to wear a prayers or support Crystal t-shirt.
Whenever brown patches or dead spots appear in the lawn, we are quick to suspect a grub infestation. This is not always the case though. In fact, contemporary lawn care routines may be more to blame then you realize.
Some lawn care habits encourage disease or make your lawn more desirable to Japanese beetles and masked chafer beetles, both of which deposit the eggs that grow into grubs.