Is spring a little early this year?

Is spring a little early this year?

Tops in area news in the past week was flooding of rivers and inland creeks due to heavy rain and even a surprise snowfall on Feb. 17. As you’re...

February 24th, 2018 |  


Letter to the Editor: Honoring local veterans

Dear Editor,I would like to propose that we honor our veterans every month by honoring two of our local citizens, one from the county and one from the...

February 24th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner : One starry night (Second Sunday of Lent)

God’s Kids Korner : One starry night (Second Sunday of Lent)

There was a man named Abram in the Old Testament, Genesis, Chapter 15. He was a good man who owned many sheep and cattle. He lived with his wife Sarai...

February 22nd, 2018 |  



Will it be on the test?

Will it be on the test?

There is a joke which is told concerning a pre-med student enrolled in a Physics class in college. The student, fed up with his studies, protested one...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Settle things with the Lord today

Settle things with the Lord today

This week saw the passing of a renowned man of God, Billy Graham. The man, referred to as “America’s pastor” and described by some a...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: First thing in the morning

Teen testimony: First thing in the morning

One of my few daily commitments is alone time with God. I cherish it greatly. In fact, it’s the most important part of my day. It sets the tone ...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


We need to expect a culture of truth

We need to expect a culture of truth

These days, the political climate of our nation is pitted with accusations that the various sides are lying about those of the other sides. The FBI is...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Helping you age better: Random acts of kindness

Helping you age better: Random acts of kindness

It’s February – the month for Valentine’s Day – and although the expression of love during this time is often shown through ca...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Meigs Health Matters: Congenital heart defects

Meigs Health Matters: Congenital heart defects

The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention reports that congenital heart defects affect nearly 40,000 births in the United States. Of these 40,0...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Angry, aimless young men

“She was hysterical and screaming. I tried to comfort her.” A young girl in Northern Ireland had just witnessed four female prison guards ...

February 17th, 2018 |