Marshall County park to offer eagle viewing weekend

(AP) The Kentucky State Parks is giving students the chance to take a cruise on Kentucky Lake to observe bald eagles and other wildlife.

According to the parks, the 2-hour cruise takes place on January 29, departing from the marina at Kenlake State Resort Park at Aurora.

The program will be led by staff from Kentucky State Parks and Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources It is designed to align with Kentucky academic standards.

A 9:30 a.m. cruise is for public and private school students. A 1 p.m. cruise is for home school students.

The fee is $15 per student and the registration deadline is January 20.

More information is available from Lisa Deavers at (502)564-8110, ext. 246 or