“Why reach for the star when you can reach for a book and have the stars, the sun and the moon.” — Author unknown

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NOTE: I am reviewing this film because of its recent Video On Demand release following a brief theatrical run. I fully acknowledge and respect the decision to close most of the theaters in the country due to COVID-19. Stay safe, everybody.

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Trigg County Primary School students were treated to an Assembly from Remix Education on Feb. 14.

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With recent developments in the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us have been relegated to working from home or facing layoffs. Our children are also home from school for the foreseeable future and we are having to prepare more meals for ourselves.

NOTE: I am reviewing this film because of its upcoming Video On Demand release. I fully acknowledge and respect the decision to close most of the theaters in the country due to COVID-19. Stay safe, everybody.

Our doors may be closed to the public, but we are still providing services. If you read my column today and find something you would like to check out, simply call the library at 270-522-6301. A staff member will check the book out to you and put it in a bag for you to pick up from our vesti…

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In fifth grade we believe that in a world where you can be anything, “Be Kind.” We also believe in creating students who are “Xtra” smart in math, “Accelerated” in reading, “Award” winning in writing essays, and “Spectators” to educational and exciting live performances. Keep reading to lear…

Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles assists in distributing meals to students affected by school closures due to the coronavirus outbreak last week.

The Trigg County Senior Center offers lunch daily from 11:30 a.m. to noon: First and third Tuesday; dancing from 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Wednesdays Bible Study 9:30 a.m.; Thursdays blood pressure checks at 10 a.m. The exercise room is open daily from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The center offers a walking program…

The Trigg County Senior Center offers lunch daily from 11:30 a.m. to noon: First and third Tuesday; dancing from 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Wednesdays Bible Study 9:30 a.m.; Thursdays blood pressure checks at 10 a.m. The exercise room is open daily from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The center offers a walking program…

There’s a big mistake at the heart of “The Invisible Man” and that’s letting us know from the very title that there is indeed an invisible man. And if there was any confusion as to the literality of that title, most of us were introduced to this film through a trailer that shows people being…

“There is something wonderful about a book. We can pick it up. We can heft it. We can read it. WE can set it down. We can think about what we have read. It does something for us. We can share minds, great actions, and great undertakings in the pages of a book.” — Gordon B. Hinckley

The Trigg County Senior Center offers lunch daily from 11:30 a.m. to noon: First and third Tuesday; dancing from 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Wednesdays Bible Study 9:30 a.m.; Thursdays blood pressure checks at 10 a.m. The exercise room is open daily from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The center offers a walking program…

With “Onward,” one streak was going to come to an end. In one corner was Pixar, who after 25 years of making consistently impressive animated films, might finally release a bad one. In the other corner was 2020, which after two months had yet to see the release of a single film I’d recommend…

Ashley Nichols and Lee Lee Grubbs’ class had a busy week for Valentine’s. The class collaborated with Ann Bottom’s Child Development Class students and parent volunteers to build their own Valentine’s Day boxes. Students practiced being the postman by delivering their Valentine cards to thei…

Elwood and Clara Nell Crisp celebrated their 73rd anniversary on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020 as guests of grandson, Major Jason and Laura Crisp.

• The Trigg County Senior Center offers lunch daily from 11:30 a.m. to noon: First and third Tuesday; dancing from 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Wednesdays Bible Study 9:30 a.m.; Thursdays blood pressure checks at 10 a.m. The exercise room is open daily from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The center offers a walking progr…

Last week in my “Sonic the Hedgehog” review, I lamented that the title character was a cleaned-up cartoon rather than the “realistic” CGI abomination we were promised that would have made the movie a classic of terrible cinema. This week, with “The Call of the Wild,” we do indeed get a “real…

On Jan. 28, we celebrated the 100th day of school in Trigg County. Our Primary students always get so excited to participate in all the fun activities in honor of this special day.

The Trigg County Senior Center offers lunch daily from 11:30 a.m. to noon: First and third Tuesday; dancing from 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Wednesdays Bible Study 9:30 a.m.; Thursdays blood pressure checks at 10 a.m. The exercise room is open daily from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The center offers a walking program…

“My alma mater was books, a good library … I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity.” — Malcolm X

TRACT OF LAND IN TRIGG COUNTY WITH RESTRICTIONS

The “Special” Assignment — Life Lessons from our Fourth Graders

“I love reading-inspirational books, leadership books, biographies. I exercise a lot and put on my audio book. Even if you would offer me a million dollars for my iPod I wouldn’t give it to you, because I have some great things on it.”

I’m writing this review less than three hours removed from Joaquin Phoenix winning an Oscar for “Joker.” It is the second time an actor has won for playing the Clown Prince of Crime, after Heath Ledger’s posthumous win for 2008’s “The Dark Knight.” Other actors known for iconic takes on The …

The Trigg County Senior Center offers lunch daily from 11:30 a.m. to noon: First and third Tuesday; dancing from 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Wednesdays Bible Study 9:30 a.m.; Thursdays blood pressure checks at 10 a.m. The exercise room is open daily from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The center offers a walking program…

The State of Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has created a life threatening intersection (at Kentucky 139) by making a four-lane highway going through our community. They have created a solution called a R-Cut which is even more problematic and dangerous. The State, to think they could avoid…

Pennyrile Allied Community Services, Inc. (PACS) Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) volunteers conducted a donation drive for Simple Blessings Ministries to celebrate Martin Luther King in a Week of Community Kindness.

• The Between the Rivers Group will conduct a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 11 at the Trigg County Senior Citizens Center located at 127 Joy Lane, Cadiz. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the “Policy of Use — For the Cemeteries of Between the Rivers.” This is the fourth draft of these po…

“I love books. I love that moment when you open one and sink into it you can escape from the world, into a story that’s way more interesting than yours will ever be.” — Elizabeth Scott.

The Super Bowl may be this coming weekend, but the weekend after is the Super Bowl for movie critics: the 92nd Academy Awards. Here are my thoughts on the ever-popular acting categories, though you’ll notice that I’m consistently underwhelmed by the nominees. Feel free to have passionate opi…

I heard someone say the other day: “The best way to avoid the cold weather is to stay in and READ!” And I totally agree. This week we have some really good books by some of my favorite authors.

The Trigg County Senior Center offers lunch daily from 11:30 a.m. to noon: First and third Tuesday; dancing from 6:30-8:30 p.m.; Wednesdays Bible Study 9:30 a.m.; Thursdays blood pressure checks at 10 a.m. The exercise room is open daily from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. The center offers a walking program…

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Jeremiah Anthony Buckner, 4 months, Hazel Street, died Friday, March 27, 2019 at Jennie Stuart Medical Center of natural causes.

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Lou Ann Moore, 85, Cadiz, died Friday, March 27, 2020, at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah.

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Lou Ann Moore, 85, Cadiz, died Friday, March 27, 2020, at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center in Paducah.

When the Kentucky High School Athletic Association issued a mandatory dead period for sports in the spring in an attempt to prevent the spread of COVID-19, it didn’t take away from all the work the areas baseball, softball and track & field coaches had put in.

“Why reach for the star when you can reach for a book and have the stars, the sun and the moon.” — Author unknown

EDITOR’S NOTE: Events are subject to change or may be canceled at anytime. Please call ahead. If your organization has canceled an event, please email acrouch@cadizrecord.com.

NOTE: I am reviewing this film because of its recent Video On Demand release following a brief theatrical run. I fully acknowledge and respect the decision to close most of the theaters in the country due to COVID-19. Stay safe, everybody.

Trigg County Primary School students were treated to an Assembly from Remix Education on Feb. 14.