A long winter’s nap or …

A long winter’s nap or …

Dreading the onset of winter and your tendency to sleep more, eat comfort foods, and gain a few pounds? Bored with the same circle of family and frien...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Amish Cook: Savoring salt rising bread

Amish Cook: Savoring salt rising bread

Editor’s Note: While regular columnist Gloria Yoder is taking a week off to settle in with her two new foster children, I reached out to Susan S...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Along the Garden Path: Decorate with the Bounty of Falls

Along the Garden Path: Decorate with the Bounty of Falls

The flowers are gone and the leaves have fallen to the ground, but we can still be inspired by the season’s colors and textures. In thinking of ...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Appreciation for citizen participation

Thanks to everyone who participated in our informal review of the tentative new property values. We received approximately 1,000 responses and they wi...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Back Around the House II: Modern communication

Back Around the House II: Modern communication

I think our modern day methods of communication are fantastic.Back in the 1940s when my parents bought our family back to Greenville, my younger broth...

November 8th, 2017 |  


A Grandparent’s Voice: Out the front door

A Grandparent’s Voice: Out the front door

A friend once told me that she loved living in her area, because it was away from crime and the cities. It is a quiet community that hasn’t chan...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Forgetting or remembering?

Forgetting or remembering?

“It’s not forgetting that heals. It’s remembering,” according to Johnny in East Tennessean Amy Greene’s first novel, Blo...

November 6th, 2017 |  


Preacher’s Point: Parents nowadays

Preacher’s Point: Parents nowadays

While eating at a fast food restaurant, I had the privilege to watch a young boy interact with others and how his mom dealt with the situation. The ta...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Today’s Challenges: You’ve got to walk right

Today’s Challenges: You’ve got to walk right

Many of you know that I’ve been debilitated for the past (almost) two months. Yesterday I had a consultation with my doctor regarding the result...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Versailles News: Hope needs encouragement

Versailles News: Hope needs encouragement

We carry many memories with us and when we reminisce feelings arise from those memories, making us consider them positive or negative memories. As we ...

November 3rd, 2017 |