In my last article, I wrote about sailing being a journey, and how others in various types of watercraft enjoy the water around us.
I wrote how sailing can be a journey, just sail the wind. Fishing can be a mission, catch fish. Power boating can be heading to a specific destination. Public education is all three. Education is a journey as students explore the many options offered inside and outside of the classroom at Trenton High School. THS has a mission … to inspire all students. And THS has a specific destination, to graduate students as we prepare them for a successful tomorrow.
I was thinking of all of this when I recently went sailing with my wife. We were heading out to Lake Erie for an afternoon sail through the Trenton Channel when we noticed a boat signaling for help. The boat was broken down, without any power, and it appeared to be taking on water as I could see the bilge pumping at capacity. [Read more…]