Arcanum News: 200th anniversary of ‘Silent Night’

Arcanum News: 200th anniversary of ‘Silent Night’

It’s 15 days before Christmas. Seems impossible to believe that the most wonderful time of year will soon be here and then over. During this tim...

December 10th, 2018 |  


Preacher’s Point: Foster dad Joe

Preacher’s Point: Foster dad Joe

Joseph of the New Testament is an interesting character. Nearly everyone knows of him, but little is known of him.His trade is a carpenter; an angel v...

December 7th, 2018 |  


Versailles News: What makes the world go round?

Versailles News: What makes the world go round?

I’ve heard quotes and songs that have differing ideas of what makes the world go round. The typical responses are people, love and money. But wh...

December 7th, 2018 |  



DCCA News: So very merry

DCCA News: So very merry

The Texas Tenors return to Henry St. Clair Memorial Hall on Sunday, Dec. 9, to present their holiday concert “Deep in the Heart of Christmas....

December 6th, 2018 |  


Commissioner’s Corner — November

Commissioner’s Corner — November

November is the unofficial start of winter, and the official month of Thanksgiving. It seems the weather has brought winter in early on some days, and...

December 5th, 2018 |  


Back Around the House II: School Christmas programs

Back Around the House II: School Christmas programs

Tis the season for school Christmas programs. It’s my opinion there is nothing that can fill one with Christmas spirit faster than a school Chri...

December 5th, 2018 |  


On Neff Road: Here comes the bride

On Neff Road: Here comes the bride

This is my last column. No, no, wait! My last column as a single woman. On Dec. 9, Loren and I will be married. We have combined households and seem t...

December 5th, 2018 |  


Want to write, but …

Want to write, but …

Our intentions are always good as we tell our friends and relatives, “One day when I have more time, I’m going to write …” A s...

December 5th, 2018 |  


Amish Cook: Julia, Austin go hunting with Dad

Amish Cook: Julia, Austin go hunting with Dad

DANIEL: So we all like to make memories, you know, and tonight was one of those nights. Today was the last day of deer season for shotgun, so I told J...

December 4th, 2018 |  


Virtue & Mischief: Waistlines and in-seams

Virtue & Mischief: Waistlines and in-seams

The youngest amigos were born a mere 13 months apart, in August 2003 and October 2004, respectively. For those keeping score, that means that Luke (th...

December 4th, 2018 |