The monthly meeting of the Harrogate Garden Club was held at Servolution Health Services in Speedwell, Tenn. on Feb. 26Servolution is a new organization which provides medical, dental and psychiatric services to the uninsured or under-insured.Club members provided lunch for the volunteer work staff (approximately 20) and toured the facility including administrative areas, medical center, pharmacy, laboratory, dental center, thrift store, wellness center and food pantry.The entire Servolution project was made possible from grants and generous donations of money, equipment and volunteer hours.
With the passing of Ash Wednesday we are now in the Easter season. Every year the Easter season instills the thought of the cross upon my mind. Obviously, without the death of Christ there is no resurrection.Do you ever sit back and wonder why Easter? Not why we celebrate it but why it even exists? Lots of questions can roam through the mind if we allow the mind to ask. Is Christ really God? If He is, then why did He die? Why would God the Father allow His own creation to murder Hi...
St. Patrick’s Day is a time of year when everyone gets to celebrate Irish heritage. Although once celebrated primarily by those people of Irish descent, St. Patrick’s Day is now celebrated by people of various ethnic backgrounds. Many of the festivities surrounding St. Patrick’s Day are geared toward adults. However, any celebration can be customized to include enjoyable activities for younger celebrants.
FRANKFORT – St. Patrick’s Day is Monday, and the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) is reminding drivers not to get behind the wheel if they’ve been drinking.The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that since 2007, at least 270 people were senselessly killed nationwide in crashes involving drunken drivers during the St. Patrick’s Day holiday. Those fatalities were preventable.
By the Associated PressToday is Monday, March 17, the 76th day of 2014. There are 289 days left in the year. This is St. Patrick’s Day.Today’s Highlight in History:On March 17, 1776, British forces evacuated Boston during the Revolutionary War.On this date:In 1762, New York’s first St. Patrick’s Day parade took place.In 1861, Victor Emmanuel II was procl...
In an early measuring-stick game, the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets held their own in a 5-2 loss to South Laurel on Saturday.Both teams finished with eight hits, South’s were all singles while Middlesboro hit four doubles. The Cardinals, considered a favorite to win the 13th Region this year along with North Laurel, did a better job executing with runners on base and took advantage a couple of Middlesboro mistakes to hold on for the win.
The time changed last weekend. I love the longer days. One man said this about the time change. I don’t mind going back to Daylight Savings Time.With all the high prices and inflation, that hour will be the only thing I’ve saved all year. With things like they are we all have to be careful. The old preacher said that when your out go, exceeds your income, your upkeep, will be your downfall. The old saying a penny saved is a penny earned, but now days a little boy said i...
(Ecclesiastes 4-5) Suppose you were stranded on a desert island…. Ever heard that one before? Let’s finish it: Suppose you were stranded on a desert island, and you had to choose between having a boat load of money, minus the boat, or a friend. Which would you choose?
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