Features http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/features/todaysfeatures en Kitchen Adventures: Hot, melted-sandwich goodness http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/kitchen-adventures-hot-melted-sandwich-goodness <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dscn2689.jpg" alt="Sometimes a sandwich is the perfect meal, especially a Spinach and Artichoke Grilled Cheese." title="Sometimes a sandwich is the perfect meal, especially a Spinach and Artichoke Grilled Cheese." align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Some days, there&rsquo;s nothing like eating a good sandwich for dinner.<br /> <br /> At the end of a long work day, most don&rsquo;t have the energy or appetite for a big meal with all the fixings. On those days, a sandwich with something tasty on the side hits the spot.<br /> <br /> The best sandwiches often are the ooey-gooey, hot, cheesy, melted kind. The perfect grilled cheese can be one of the best-tasting things in the universe. Add a little bacon and you&rsquo;ve got the makings of something spectacular.<br /> <br /> Dash of Class: Turn Easter leftovers into hearty dishes http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/dash-class-turn-easter-leftovers-hearty-dishes <p> Usually, Easter leftovers are hard-cooked eggs with names written on them or decorated by children.</p> <p> There also might be eggs from egg hunts. Check those out carefully. If there are any cracks where dirt and germs could get into the egg, discard them.</p> <p> But for those of you who had baked ham, you might have so much that you get tired of ham sandwiches.</p> <p> The recipes I have for you today use leftover ham.</p> Canada native developed volunteer spirit in Kentucky http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/canada-native-developed-volunteer-spirit-kentucky <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/421mmmacpherson1.jpg" alt="Glen MacPherson carries leftover food back to his car after helping serve lunch to the work crew at a Habitat for Humanity project in Elizabethtown." title="Glen MacPherson carries leftover food back to his car after helping serve lunch to the work crew at a Habitat for Humanity project in Elizabethtown." align="left" hspace="6" width="140" height="85" /><p> Glen MacPherson makes a conscious effort to use the word &ldquo;I&rdquo; as little as possible.</p> <p> The Elizabethtown resident has a very specific view about his volunteerism with organizations such as Hardin County Habitat for Humanity and Helping Hand of Hope.</p> <p> &ldquo;It&rsquo;s not about me,&rdquo; MacPherson said. &ldquo;It&rsquo;s about doing God&rsquo;s work.&rdquo;</p> Elizabethtown author publishes second children's book http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/elizabethtown-author-publishes-second-childrens-book <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/lunsford_book.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" /><p> Elizabethtown author Russell Lunsford has published his second children&rsquo;s book.</p> <p> &ldquo;Benjamin Nathan Tuggle: Adventurer, General George Washington and the American Revolution&rdquo; was published in March and is Lunsford&rsquo;s second children&rsquo;s book featuring the title character. Benjamin Nathan Tuggle is a 12-year-old who finds he can time travel.</p> <p> Lunsford&rsquo;s first children&rsquo;s book was &ldquo;Benjamin Nathan Tuggle: Adventurer, Daniel Boone and the Settlement of Boonesborough, Kentucky.&rdquo;</p> 'Rio 2' journeys into the Amazon http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/rio-2-journeys-amazon <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/rio-2-110_580_166_4k_ks_rgb.jpg" alt="Eduardo (Andy Garcia) Shows his daughter Jewel (Anne Hathaway) and his three grandkids Carla (Rachel Crow), Bia (Amanda Stenberg), and Tiago (Pierce Gangon), the wonders of the Amazon." title="Eduardo (Andy Garcia) Shows his daughter Jewel (Anne Hathaway) and his three grandkids Carla (Rachel Crow), Bia (Amanda Stenberg), and Tiago (Pierce Gangon), the wonders of the Amazon." align="left" hspace="6" /><p class="BodyCopy" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"> <font face="Baskerville BE Regular" size="2">&ldquo;<st1:place w:st="on">Rio</st1:place> 2&rdquo;<br /> Rated G<br /> Release date: April 11<br /> Runtime: 101 minutes<br /> Rating: Colorful but bland</font></p> <p class="BodyCopy" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt"> <o:p><font face="Baskerville BE Regular" size="2">&nbsp;</font></o:p></p> Things I've found myself yelling http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/things-ive-found-myself-yelling <p> It has been about six months since we welcomed a Pomeranian puppy into our home and Zorro has kept things interesting.</p> <p> Not only has he been dubbed Zorro the Destroyer, because of his penchant for turning everything into personal chew toys, but he has become an active sparring partner for Tybalt.</p> <p> Maybe one of the most noticeable contributions Zorro has made to the household is providing a springboard for new language.</p> <p> Let me explain.</p> Elizabethtown resident enjoys Kentucky Derby Festival role http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/elizabethtown-resident-enjoys-kentucky-derby-festival-role <img src="http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/sites/www.thenewsenterprise.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/416wwboyd1.jpg" alt="Elizabethtown native Aimee Boyd serves as vice president of communications for the Kentucky Derby Festival." title="Elizabethtown native Aimee Boyd serves as vice president of communications for the Kentucky Derby Festival." align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> For Elizabethtown native Aimee Boyd, a festive atmosphere is part of her job.</p> <p> As vice president of communications for the Kentucky Derby Festival, Boyd helps coordinate and promote events leading up to what has been called the most exciting two minutes in sports.</p> <p> &ldquo;A few folks might think we only work a few weeks out of the year, but we work year round,&rdquo; she said.</p> Life or Something Like It: A week to celebrate triumph, death and eternal victory http://www.thenewsenterprise.com/content/life-or-something-it-week-celebrate-triumph-death-and-eternal-victory <p> We&rsquo;re smack dab in the middle of Holy Week, the time between Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday.</p> <p> It&rsquo;s a bittersweet week in the Christian faith tradition, moving from the euphoria of Jesus&rsquo; triumphal entry into Jerusalem to the solemn Last Supper, the agony of Jesus&rsquo; crucifixion, and ultimately the joy of his resurrection.</p>