Amish Cook: Old favorites for the new year

Amish Cook: Old favorites for the new year

Editor’s Note: Gloria took a week off from the column to celebrate the holiday with her family in Ohio. She will return next week. This week we ...

January 8th, 2019 |  


New Madison News: Start here at home

New Madison News: Start here at home

We are into a new year and with plenty of talk about the government shutdown and building a wall. Looks like another year of rhetoric and discord but ...

January 8th, 2019 |  


Virtue & Mischief: Father-son talks, Part 1

Virtue & Mischief: Father-son talks, Part 1

When I was a teenager my father occasionally took me aside and announced, sotto voce, “Timothy, we need to talk about something. Come upstairs t...

January 8th, 2019 |  



Arcanum News: May your dreams come true in 2019

Arcanum News: May your dreams come true in 2019

Walt Disney was once quoted with this statement, “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” Walt Disney had to...

January 7th, 2019 |  


Preacher’s Point: Questions for the new year

Preacher’s Point: Questions for the new year

2019 is upon us. Throughout the course of next year, as in all years, we will experience highs and lows. We will shed some tears, tears of joy, tears ...

January 4th, 2019 |  


Versailles News: Society is a family

Versailles News: Society is a family

Archetype means the original pattern or model of which all things of the same type are representations or copies.There’s an old adage “Two...

January 4th, 2019 |  


Back Around the House II: Christmas with the family

Back Around the House II: Christmas with the family

The Christmas Eve party was a real homecoming at our house. Some came early so they had to dress for Christmas Mass here.The girls used one bedroom as...

January 2nd, 2019 |  


A Grandparent’s Voice: A year of change

A Grandparent’s Voice: A year of change

2019. As a kid I never dreamed I would live to see 2000. I don’t know if I couldn’t count or if I was just planning on a short life. Howev...

January 2nd, 2019 |  


Broken your resolutions already?

Broken your resolutions already?

We look forward to the new year when we’ll lose those pounds we’ve gained since Thanksgiving. Or we’ll quit smoking cold turkey or b...

January 2nd, 2019 |  


Amish Cook: Gloria loves to sew

Amish Cook: Gloria loves to sew

Winter months do have a twist all their own. For many of us Amish housewives, the quiet winter months are a time to catch up on sewing for our growing...

December 31st, 2018 |