January 21, 2013 - 11:09am
In celebration of Valentine’s Day, the public is invited to view the entries in Switzerland County Tourism’s Valentine Card Contest. The event takes place February 1 through February 24, 2013 at the Visitors Center, located at 128 West Main Street in downtown Vevay, IN. The contest opening is First...
January 21, 2013 - 9:00am
Celebrate Martin Luther King. Jr. Day and the Presidential Inauguration at the M
On Monday, January 21st, our nation will celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day as well as the inauguration of President Barack Obama. The Muhammad Ali Center invites the community to celebrate both with them.
In 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and a multitude of civil rights supporters marched in Washington, D.C. from the Washington Monument to the Lincoln Memorial. At the Lincoln Memorial, Dr. King gave his now famous and iconic I Have a Dream speech.On Monday, January 21st, our nation celebrates the...
January 18, 2013 - 3:51pm
The Jane Austen Society kicks off a year of ‘Pride & Prejudice’ this Sunday
Ink to parchment went down 200 years ago and ‘Pride & Prejudice’ was born. The Jane Austen Society of Louisville jumpstarts the anniversary this Sunday, January 20th, with the meeting “Reliving the ‘Pride & Prejudice’ Tour”. Locust Grove. 2pm. There will be tea.
Nobody in London likes pigeons.  You can tell because of the spikes.  You’ve seen pigeon spikes before – even Louisville has them.  But the breed of spike in London is of a nature far more severe and serious than any thin fan of needles we may use.  These are...
February 17, 2013 - 12:45pm
Squire Boone Caverns Offers Families a Descent into History
As the parents of active eight-year-old triplet boys, my wife and I tend to get a little nervous about school field trips. Case in point: Their elementary’s recent outing to Squire Boone Caverns near Corydon, Indiana. I have tremendous confidence in the teachers and staff at our school, and yet, it’s just so easy to imagine the phone call. The teacher’s anxious voice. The attempt at being honest, yet reassuring. The name of one of my children, followed by the phrases “separated from the group,” and “somewhere in the cave.”
As the parents of active eight-year-old triplet boys, my wife and I tend to get a little nervous about school field trips. Case in point: Their elementary’s recent outing to Squire Boone Caverns near Corydon, Indiana. I have tremendous confidence in the teachers and staff at our school, and...
January 18, 2013 - 11:37am
One of the area's largest equine rescue organizations that houses 34 horses need
Buck Creek Valley Animal Rescue operates an equine rescue helping abused, neglected, and unwanted horses, currently 34 horses are under their care. They are at risk of losing the land they operate on and need your help.
Buck Creek Valley Rescue (BCVR) is a 501c3 non profit equine rescue located in Elizabeth in Southern Indiana. They operate as one of the largest equine rescues in our region. 34 horses are currently residing at BCVR.This facility provides a very much needed service to the community by providing for...