Month: August 2017

  • Whitlow Roberts Houston Straub, Downtown Paducah

    Whitlow Roberts Houston Straub, Downtown Paducah

    PADUCAH, KY – Whitlow Roberts Houston Straub is a law firm that resides inside the former People’s First National Bank building at 300 Broadway Street, Paducah, KY. The overall cost for the construction and furnishings at the time was around $85,000. The First National Bank formally opened on March, 11, 1911. Read more details and…

  • O’ So Beautiful, Paducah, KY

    O’ So Beautiful, Paducah, KY

    PADUCAH, KY – O’ So Beautiful is one of the highest rated beauty salons in all of Kentucky located on our own historic Main Street in beautiful downtown Paducah. Holding an impeccable 4.9 rating on their Facebook page is not surprising since Paducah is known for it’s unsurpassed service and hospitality. This kind of service is…

  • American Duchess makes first voyage to Paducah

    American Duchess makes first voyage to Paducah

    PADUCAH, KY – The new American Duchess riverboat made its first voyage to Paducah today on Aug. 25, 2017. The ship, owned by the American Queen Steamboat Company, docked earlier this morning at Paducah’s downtown riverfront and sailed off without a hitch early afternoon. The American Duchess was officially christened by Marissa Applegate in New Orleans on…

  • Sissy’s Sweet Shoppe, Metropolis, IL

    Sissy’s Sweet Shoppe, Metropolis, IL

    METROPOLIS, IL – Sissy’s Sweet Shoppe is located in a beautiful renovated building on 613 Market Street in downtown Metropolis, IL. Sissy’s is a family owned bakery and eatery that has become a local phenomenon due to the unmatched hospitality and their heavenly homemade cupcakes, candy, cookies and fudge. These sweet-treats are one-of-a-kind, baked in-house…

  • Massac County Courthouse, Metropolis, IL

    Massac County Courthouse, Metropolis, IL

    METROPOLIS, IL – The Massac County Courthouse (built in 1942) is located next to the Giant Superman statue at 1 Superman Square in Metropolis, IL. Massac County, Illinois was formed in 1843 from Johnson and Pope Counties and its boundaries have remained unchanged since. The name Massac originated from Fort Massac, named after the French naval minister,…

  • Grill 211

    Grill 211

    PADUCAH, KY – The Grill 211 restaurant, featuring made-from-scratch entrees, recently opened in the former Ristorante Di Fratelli space at 211 Broadway Street in downtown Paducah, KY. This is a new casual waiter-served restaurant concept with owners Joan Manganaro and Lauren Hunt at the helm. Customers have a choice to make reservations or conveniently walk…

  • Apartment Hotel in Superman Square Metropolis, IL (coming soon)

    Apartment Hotel in Superman Square Metropolis, IL (coming soon)

    METROPOLIS, IL – A new Apartment Hotel  is coming to Superman Square featuring short-term stay options located on the 2nd floor of the Jones Building above the new Milton’s Hot Dog eatery in beautiful downtown Metropolis, IL. The new Jones apartment hotel will be listed on booking sites such as Airbnb and VRBO. These are…

  • Kirchhoff’s Bakery & Deli Paducah

    Kirchhoff’s Bakery & Deli Paducah

    PADUCAH, KY – Kirchhoff’s Bakery & Deli  is a local favorite featuring made-from-scratch bakery items and hand crafted sandwiches located on Market House Square in the heart of historic downtown, Paducah, KY. Melanie helped me out during my visit and recommended the cherry danish treat that was simply delicious. Thanks Melanie and it was so…

  • Milton’s, Metropolis, IL

    Milton’s, Metropolis, IL

    METROPOLIS, IL – Miltons Hot Dogs is a sidewalk-served, carryout-only eatery located on Market Street across from the Courthouse and the giant Superman statue in beautiful downtown Metropolis, IL. Gourmet Hot Dogs Now Served in Superman Square I went there today and ordered two chili dogs measuring 6×3 inches that happened to be some of…

  • Antiques Galleria 4th & Jefferson, Paducah, KY

    Antiques Galleria 4th & Jefferson, Paducah, KY

    PADUCAH, KY – The Antique Galleria is a must-visit antique store located in a old 3-story red brick building next door to the MoonShine Co. at the corner of 4th and Jefferson Streets in downtown Paducah, KY. The shop is locally owned by Antique Expert and Appraiser Tonya Weddington that can answer just about any…

  • Shanden Simmons’ prohibition mural at Moonshine Distillery Paducah

    Shanden Simmons’ prohibition mural at Moonshine Distillery Paducah

    PADUCAH, KY – Shanden Simmons is an exceptional artist and musician that created his first official mural in 2015 on the east wall inside the Moonshine Distillery at Paducah Distilled Spirits. The 10’x8′ mural was done in charcoal and depicts what it was like making moonshine outside in the woods during the prohibition. The drawing acts as…

  • Godaddy – errors & timeouts

    Errors and timeouts are some common errors you may have when hosting with Godaddy.  I had the WordPress Hosting Plan and below are screenshots of the errors. I had these issues for months and Godaddy recommended that I purchase more services. I purchase all the services except for the really expensive Private Server. In short…