Last week, Oldham County preschool students participated in a STEM program through the Kentucky Science Center. They learned about liquids, gases and how to make rockets. They also discovered ways to build different types of structures with various materials and learned about different types of animals and their bodies.
The origin of where the term hot dog came from has been debated. Whether it was Tad Dorgan, a “New York Evening Journal” cartoonist who first coined the term in one of his cartoons at a baseball game, or a hot dog vendor, the terms “School Dawgs” and “Hemp Dawgs” was coined by David Neville.
In Minnesota, during the summer of 1876, there was a swarm of grasshoppers destroying the crops. It was the fourth year in a row that the wheat, corn, oat, and barley fields were destroyed across the state.