Small town a big draw for Civil War buffs
Animal tracks are imprinted in the bed of Lake Herrington in Boyle County. Kentucky is at a level 3 or level 4 drought stage, according to the U.S Drought Monitor.
Park manager Kurt Holman of Perryville leads a group of Frankfort Christian Academy fourth-graders down a hill at the Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site. The students were participating in The School of the Soldier program at the park.
St. Mary's Catholic Church, 307 Buell St., beams with early morning light through an American flag. The Perryville church holds Mass at 8:15 a.m. Sundays.
Birds take off from the Chase Bank building on Main Street for a trip around downtown Danville.
Perryville's Second Street glows in the pre-dawn hours on Saturday morning where highways .150 and 68 intersect in downtown. "Perryville has always been a crossroads town" said James Pope, the owner of Itchy Dog Antiques in Perryville's historic Merchants' Row