I don't know a more familiar sound in the late spring/summer than the drone and the buzz of cicadas. I know the weather is a lot warmer, even humid when the buzzing is there. And when the buzzing all but ceases, all that's left of the insect is a hollow shell that is very crunchy. So why is this upcoming brood so talked about?
This morning I had the pleasure of traveling down HWY 81 to visit McLean County High School "Home of the Cougars". The football team is sponsoring a "PINK OUT" game in honor of Senior Player Trevor Harmon who recently lost his mother Lisa to breast cancer.
Green thumbs listen up! The 10th Annual McLean County Plant Swap, Sale, Share Day, and Yard Sale is coming up on Saturday, April 28th at the Myer Creek Park 4-H Activities Building. The event is sponsored by the McLean County Cooperative Extension Service, Community Education, Extension Master Gardeners, and the Plant Swap Committee Members.