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St. Jude's uses old Christmas cards
About this time every year, someone asks for the address to send used Christmas cards, so here it is without asking.
Children at St. Jude's Ranch make new cards from old. The program has been expanded to include all type of greetings cards, not just Christmas. For more information about the program, check out the Web site, stjudesranch.org/Content/cardprogram.asp.
Mail Christmas and other cards to St. Jude's Ranch for Children, 100 St. Jude's St., Boulder City, NV 89005-1618.
Bowser, at 82, helps school as crossing guard
Margaret Bowser of Hyde Park in Cincinnati has been busy since she retired in 1965.
Bowser started her teaching career in Crab Orchard in the early 1940s. She moved to Cincinnati when she married. Now 82, she is still at school, but in a different capacity than teaching in a classroom. Bowser is a crossing guard "out there in rain, sleet and snow."
The principal talked about the former teacher's keen eye. "She knows everything. She knows who goes in what car. She even knows the dogs that run through the neighborhood.
KET following 2004 General Assembly
The 2004 General Assembly starts up in January.
KET will be following the sessions beginning Jan. 6. Some years, the actions and antics of legislators have been as entertaining as any sit-com.
Coverage is at 11 p.m. each weeknight. You can also keep up with coverage on the Web: www.ket.org/legislature.
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