Jun 3, 2012
1984 Bike Tour: Day 22 - Just like cowboys after a cattle drive
I'm reprinting the day-to-day journal entries of a cross-country bike tour my friend and I took in 1984 More about the TransAmerica Tour 1984 After three weeks on the TransAmerica Route, we decided that we needed a break here in the hometown for Southern Illinois University .
Bell Smith Springs: Quiet Beauty
While vacationing in Southern Illinois I made a few stops along the way that I found interesting and unique.
The Paducah Sun Online Edition
The fair's gone to the dogs
It didn't have fanfare of the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, but for the kids participating in this year's Massac County Youth Fair's dog show, who really cared? For them, it was about being able to participate with their best friends.
Illinois Arch Hunting
Four natural arches grace southern illinois, and a fifth is just across the Ohio River in Kentucky.
All the fall foliage you can photograph
Sunny days in October are precious. The heat, humidity, and biting insects of summer are gone, while the snow, ice, and bitter cold of winter haven't arrived yet.