A little girl is sitting and watching her mother do the dishes at the kitchen sink. She suddenly notices that her mother has several strands of white hair sticking out in contrast to her brunette hair. She looks at her mother and inquisitively asks, “Why are some of your hairs white, Mom?”
Her mother replied “Well, every time that you do something wrong and make me cry or unhappy, one of my hairs turns white.”
The Oldham County History Center will be hosting an archaeology investigation from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 22. This is a continuing investigation at the Gatewood Plantation, located outside of Bedford in Trimble County.
Pollinators are in decline and need assistance. To help increase their habitat in the area, the Oldham County Conservation District will hold a field day on Saturday, May 14, from 1 to 3 p.m. to demonstrate how to establish a wildflower habitat for all pollinators.
When St. Francis School had too much brush to clear, instead of buying a bunch of chemicals or hiring a landscaper, they chose to do something a little different and rent some goats.
“It works out best for us because the goats get to eat and we get to clean out our forest,” said Christine Brinkman, garden coordinator. “Plus the kids get a really cool experience with hands-on learning.”