Television Week – May 7, 2022
The Slugger Museum hits a home run
Outside 800 West Main Street in Louisville, Kentucky, stands an exact 120-foot scale replica of the Babe Ruth baseball bat from the early 1900s. Nine feet in diameter and constructed from 68,000 pounds of steel.
Tribute to Mike Denham
Former State Rep. Mike Denham, a longtime supporter and graduate of Maysville Community and Technical College, sits with his grandson, Mac, Friday during a program honoring Denham for his years in service and support to MCTC.
Mason County becomes the largest chestnut planting site in the United States
MAYSVILLE—By the time Nat King Cole’s iconic song, “The Christmas Song,” more often called “Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire,” was released in 1946, most American chestnut trees in the United States were dying of a blight . that would eventually wipe out billions of them.
Invest your time wisely Watch binge TV
On Monday, I finished watching the Sherlock Holmes-themed “Elementary” TV series for the second time. All seven seasons. All 154 episodes. So now where do I turn for entertainment? A little channel browsing might provide the answer.
On Friday, the Mason County Seniors Reunion featured a Derby hat contest. Participants marched to the tune of “Camptown Races” and “My Old Kentucky Home.” Winners included Anna Lee Gilbert for most creative, Patricia White for most original, Chasity Morris, host, Vera Craig, most unusual, and Nellie Filson, prettiest.
Limestone CAR attends the 2022 National Convention
Limestone Society Children of the American Revolution) was well represented at the National Society Children of the American Revolution’s annual national convention in Arlington, Virginia, April 22-24.
Auxiliary CG recruiting members, providing security checks
The Maysville Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla is looking for new members, officials with the organization said recently.
Do you just eat desserts
It all started with the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown in the spring of 2020, and it was one of the few lingering effects of the experience that didn’t tempt me to seek intense electroconvulsive therapy.
The DiMaggio brothers credit mom for their successes
Rosalie Mercurio DiMaggio, a Sicilian immigrant, had nine children, three of whom became Major League center players.