March / 2011
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Step-by-step instructions for building three birdhouses that will have birds fluttering to check in.
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Top 10 Trees
The best Kentucky trees to enhance your landscape, for planting this spring or fall.
>>Keyword Exclusive - Online Tree Knowledge
Celebrating Sweet Sixteen
Four sweet days of high school boys’ and girls’ basketball, when fans of all ages go mad each March cheering on their favorite team.
>>Keyword Exclusive - Greatest Show in Hoops
Stanford’s 1777 Logan’s Fort is being reconstructed into Logan’s Fort Living History Center.
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FROM THE EDITOR - The sense in a dollar
COMMONWEALTHS - driven to dream, shooting star, horse history, more...
Driven to dream
Energy efficiency tip
Quote: Jon Wellinghoff
Utility family scholarships
50 Years Ago: Annual meeting emphasis
History in portraits
Farm facts on tour
Youth tour inspiration
Hall of Fame teachers
THE FUTURE OF ELECTRICITY - Clouds of uncertainty
CUTTING COSTS - When dirty ducts need cleaning
GADGETS & GIZMOS - Battle of the bulbs
CO-OPERATIONS - Energy-saving team, Afghanistan aid via co-op
ENERGY 101 - Beware of “miracle devices”
WORTH THE TRIP - Celebrating Bill Monroe
EVENTS - A festival just for kids, Canoeing on Tygart Creek, more
GREAT OUTDOORS - Making anglers’ dreams come true
CHEF'S CHOICE - At the sign of the Purple cow
SMART HEALTH - Best test for prostate cancer
SMART MONEY - Tips for investing in a 401(k)
GARDEN GURU - Carpet your landscape with pachysandra
KENTUCKY KIDS - Playground safety
BYRON CRAWFORD'S KENTUCKY - Pot-bellied stoves and liars’ benches