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Highly respected captain, teacher and mentor Captain Buddy Compton passed away on April 28. More...
  • SCI’s New Chapter in Maritime Training January 9, 2015 On December 10, 2014, SCI launched a major initiative to transform training for America’s inland mariners at its Center for Maritime Education in Paducah, KY. More...
  • 2014 River Bell Awards Acclaim Maritime “Family” December 18, 2014 At an annual awards luncheon in Paducah, KY, the Seamen’s Church Institute recognized two inland maritime industry leaders. More...

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SCI Chaplain Begins Ohio River Ministry June 22, 2010

SCI River Chaplain Kempton Baldridge began work this month serving inland river mariners in the Ohio River region.

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Dinner Honors River Ministry May 17, 2010

The Rev. James R. Wilkinson received tokens of affection at a retirement dinner honoring his dedicated service to river mariners and their families.

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SCI Appoints New Ohio River Chaplain April 12, 2010

The Rev. Kempton D. Baldridge begins work in June as SCI’s newest Ministry on the River chaplain, serving inland river mariners working on the waterways of northern and central United States.

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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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