Union City News: Lions serve 500-plus pancakes

Union City News: Lions serve 500-plus pancakes

Last Saturday, the Union City Lions Club hosted the bi-annual Pancake Day at the Union City Elks Club. Over 500 dinners were served of “all you ...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Seasoned deer for deer season

Seasoned deer for deer season

Editor’s Note: In my travels to Amish settlements from Maine to Montana over the past 25 years I have seen varying views about hunting. As pacif...

November 12th, 2015 |  


Honoring those who have served

Honoring those who have served

Every year, Veterans Day gives us a chance to pause and honor the sacrifices, courage, and patriotism of the men and women who have worn a military un...

November 11th, 2015 updated: November 11th, 2015. |  



A day to honor and appreciate our heroes

A day to honor and appreciate our heroes

Veterans Day began as a tribute to the World War I armistice declared on November 11, 1918. Although the Treaty of Versailles was not signed until Jun...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Veterans Day: Legislation and initiatives to honor those who served locally

Veterans Day: Legislation and initiatives to honor those who served locally

America is the greatest country on earth and we live in the greatest state in this country. Our values and lifestyle could not be sustained without th...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Along the Garden Path: Decorate with the bounty of fall

Along the Garden Path: Decorate with the bounty of fall

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 11th, 2015 |  


Neff Road: Because of you

Neff Road: Because of you

This week a picture of my old home on Neff Road was sent to me by Dean Lavy. The picture warmed me with memories….not just of the farm, but of t...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Back Around the House II: Friday, the 13th, not her problem

Back Around the House II: Friday, the 13th, not her problem

I am not superstitious. Friday the thirteenth never scared me at all. After all, I was 13 on a Friday the 13th.Last Friday the thirteenth was a pretty...

November 11th, 2015 |  


New Madison News: Activities continue despite temps

New Madison News: Activities continue despite temps

The unseasonably warm temps of early November are greatly appreciated. The weather cooperated in lawn care and made the storage of summer furniture a ...

November 10th, 2015 |  


Virtue & Mischief: It’s in there somewhere

Virtue & Mischief: It’s in there somewhere

Weekday evenings in the Swensen household are a chaotic combination of assessing how each person’s day has gone as we consume dinner under tight...

November 10th, 2015 |