Season has arrived for poison ivy, oak and sumac; here's plenty of advice on how to deal with them and their rashes
Leaves of three, let them be.
This old childhood rhyme still holds true today, well at least for poison oak and poison ivy. Poison sumac has seven to 13 leaflets on each leaf. But the result is the same: If you come into contact with the oil from their leaves, you are likely to end up with an itchy rash that can last from one to three weeks.
Oleta Money will celebrate her 90th birthday with a reception between 2 and 4 p.m. April 26 at Upton Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.No gifts requested. Cards are welcome. Cake and punch will be served.
Do you see the glass as half empty or half full? It's your outlook - your choice. Every day we have choices to make. It's when we are feeling frustrated, exhausted, and put-upon that we have to dig deep into ourselves and find what is good.
Gratitude is recognizing, appreciating and acknowledging the simpler things in life. Gratitude is something we have to practice, and practicing it can help relieve some of the stress of caregiving. Studies have shown that when we think about what we are grateful for on a daily basis we can improve our lives.
The Friends of the Library gave each staff member a hanging flower basket for appreciation during National Library Week. From left, Caitlin Underwood, Sarah Graff, Lisa Williams, Dana Jolly and Judy Greenwell. Not pictured, Virginia Napier, Kim Strange, Sheree Priddy and Crystal Packard.
Hodgenville Christian Church CWF will serve food in the church annex beginning at 4 p.m. April 19 during the Goodtime Cruisers Car Show. Hamburgers, hotdogs, chili dogs, pork sandwiches, desserts and drinks available ($5 and $4 dinners). All proceeds benefit the church’s building fund.
Army Reserve Spec. Andrew T. Tucker has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
During the nine weeks of training, Tucker studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, marching, rifle marksmanship, armed and unarmed combat, map reading, field tactics, military courtesy, military justice system, basic first aid, foot marches, and field training exercises.