Paducah

SCI begins a massive rebuild of its Paducah, KY simulators used to train mariners for safety on the water. More...
  • 2013 River Bell Awards December 6, 2013 At a December 12 event, SCI credits the contributions made by Rick Calhoun, Captain Clarke “Doc” Hawley and the crew of the M/V Richard A. Baker to the estimable strength of America’s inland More...
  • Underway Reflections from a River Chaplain April 19, 2013 Most port chaplains minister to international seafarers on board a docked vessel, but River Chaplain Kempton Baldridge tells us about getting “underway”—actually moving on a vessel—a practice unique More...

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America’s First River Chaplain March 22, 2010

The Rev. James R. Wilkinson retires at the end of April from the Seamen’s Church Institute’s ministry of pastoral care for US inland river mariners.

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A Clairvoyant at SCI? March 20, 2010

SCI’s Director of the Center for Maritime Education in Paducah, KY, Captain Greg Menke, gives Major General John W. Peabody, Commander, Ohio Valley Great Lakes Division US Army Corps of Engineers... More...

Fleeting/Harbor Courses Fill Training Niche March 18, 2010

First of its kind training offered at SCI's Center for Maritime Education provides opportunities for professional Harbor and Fleeting Boat captains and pilots.

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Training a Future Generation of Mariners January 25, 2010

SCI's Director of Inland Training, Buddy Compton, gives Fifth-Grader Austin Brindley a chance to steer a virtual towboat using the Institute's new simulators in Paducah, KY.

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Ann Mills Concludes Her SCI Ministry January 21, 2010

Ann Mills, Chaplain for SCI’s Ministry on the River, wraps up her work at the Institute after serving inland river mariners for several years.

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Influential Figures Awarded at River Bell Luncheon December 15, 2009

Messrs. James and Brent Recognized for Contributions to Industry and Institute

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Motorcycle Event Fundraises for River Ministry November 17, 2009

by Ann Mills, Chaplain, Ministry on the River

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