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Transportation grants from Kentucky State Parks Foundation support student trips

Students from six Kentucky schools are taking field trips to a Kentucky State Park thanks to a transportation grant from the Kentucky State Parks Foundation.   Elliott County students take a cave tour at Carter Caves State Resort Park. (Photo provided) The KSPF’s “Inside Out Education” initiative allows schools to seek the grants that allow students to learn about the environment, history...

Blues ‘Neighborhood Night Free Concert’ at Kenlake Aug. 21, featuring two bands

Kenlake State Resort Park is hosting its “Neighborhood Night Free Concert” on Aug. 21 from 5 to 9:30 p.m.   Two bands are scheduled to play, the Andy Gibson Trio from 5 to 7 p.m.; and Adam and the H-Bombs from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Guests are invited to bring lawn chairs for an evening of blues music on the front lawn. The concert is free, but donations will be accepted for the Marshall County Exceptional...