GUEST POST from Don: Bad Habits

BAD HABITS sink ships. Well… in this case it almost sank a ferryboat service.  Valley View Ferry has been in operation since 1785.  That is when former Revolutionary War veteran John Craig petitioned the state of Virginia to operate a ferry at Valley View on the Kentucky River near the mouth of Tates Creek.  (Yup!  The ferry began service …
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GUEST POST from Don: Quirky!

As a person who has spent most of his life in Michigan, the small town in Kentucky where we now live is often amusing.  I am sure the long-time residents here think of it as “homey.” Driving south on Main I have to turn left to get home.  Traffic at 4 pm is heavy.  There is NO break …
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