Shorter days and yellowing leaves are about the only ways you can tell it is the third week of September. Temperature wise, it feels like August lasted six plus weeks.
“We are 10 degrees behind, water temperature wise, than usual for this time of year,” said David Baker, Central Fisheries District biologist for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. “The water is usually cooler by now.”
The Carroll County High School senior class celebrated its 28-22 victory over the the sophomore class in the 2016 Powder Puff championship. The sophomores defeated the juniors 8-0 and the seniors defeated the freshman 26-8 to reach the championship game. The freshmen are in maroon, the sophomores are in pink, the juniors are in white and the seniors are in black jerseys.
Students in primary and secondary schools (public and private, K-12) are invited to design a poster for the 28th annual Ohio River Sweep 2017.
Fifteen prizes will be awarded. The grand prize is $500 and the school representing the grand prize winner will also receive an award. A $500 prize will be presented to the student with the winning design for the official River Sweep t-shirt. There will be a $50 prize awarded to the winner in each of the 13 grade levels.