The Great American Smokeout

The Great American Smokeout

The American Cancer Society’s 43rd annual Great American Smokeout was held on November 15, 2018. The Great American Smokeout is an annual event ...

November 17th, 2018 |  


The holiday shopping list that glistens

The holiday shopping list that glistens

A box. That’s the least expensive, most utilized gift to give to any child under the age of six. Grinning toddlers crawl through their cardboard...

November 17th, 2018 |  


The days following President Kennedy’s assassination

The days following President Kennedy’s assassination

John F. Kennedy had a profound effect on all of us not yet encumbered with stone-hard impressions of what a President should be. He was endowed with s...

November 16th, 2018 |  



The holiday shopping list that glistens

The holiday shopping list that glistens

A box. That’s the least expensive, most utilized gift to give to any child under the age of six. Grinning toddlers crawl through their cardboard...

November 16th, 2018 |  


Search the Scriptures: A prayer of thanksgiving

Search the Scriptures: A prayer of thanksgiving

The Bible reminds us: “Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving.” (Colossians 4:2; ESV) And elsewhere, ̶...

November 15th, 2018 |  


I want to say to you, ‘I’m sorry’

I want to say to you, ‘I’m sorry’

I started writing weekly articles and submitting them in August of 1998. During this stretch of time, I have been mindful to give timely shout-outs to...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Teen testimony: Seek your Shepherd above all else

Teen testimony: Seek your Shepherd above all else

Decisions can be daunting. As I get older, I find myself facing more and more decisions. Knowing my decisions lay the foundation for my future, I ofte...

November 15th, 2018 |  


A Hunger for More: Be thankful for God’s blessings

A Hunger for More: Be thankful for God’s blessings

Thanksgiving is the day we officially set aside to reflect on our blessings, and the Friday after officially marks the start of the Christmas season. ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


God’s Kids Korner: Just have faith

God’s Kids Korner: Just have faith

In Mark 13: 1-8, Jesus and His disciples are leaving the Temple area when one of them remarks what a beautiful and magnificent building the Temple is ...

November 15th, 2018 |  


Letter to the Editor: Reader concerned about renaming road

Dear Editor,I am Nick Smith, resident of Johnson Ridge. Shannon Polcyn asked me to sign the petition for the name change for Johnson Ridge to Polcyn R...

November 14th, 2018 |