Union City News: Dancing with the Stars

Union City News: Dancing with the Stars

Dancing with the Stars (with a Tribute to Our Veterans) will be Saturday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. at The Union City Community High School Cafetorium Ticket ...

September 29th, 2016 |  


The Amish Cook: Horsing around and making casserole

The Amish Cook: Horsing around and making casserole

Summertime is winding to a close and cooler days have arrived in the southern Illinois countryside we call home. Fall is here at last. Labors in the f...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Along the Garden Path: Mums vs. asters

Along the Garden Path: Mums vs. asters

Fall is here and now that the kids are back in school, the days are getting shorter; we have football games to go to.The mornings are starting to get ...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Back Around the House II: Look before you speak

Back Around the House II: Look before you speak

It was a lovely day. Bill planned to be gone until after 3 p.m., helping Joe put siding on his home. I had lots of work I could do.So I called my frie...

September 28th, 2016 |  


On Neff Road: The smell of fall

On Neff Road: The smell of fall

Fall. The morning air is fresher, crisper somehow. Leaves are turning (very slowly here) and pear and apple trees are just about finished for the seas...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


Virtue and Mischief: Roadkill and moral equations

Virtue and Mischief: Roadkill and moral equations

Krista and I drove home from a church-related function last week when something unexpected occurred. It was around 9 p.m. It was dark and balmy.We wer...

September 27th, 2016 |  


New Madison News: Celebration and school fair upcoming

New Madison News: Celebration and school fair upcoming

The Tri-Village high school will have its first fall homecoming and will include a clash of classes at the football field on Thursday, Oct. 4, followe...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Arcanum News: Fall fun – lots of activities in our community

Arcanum News: Fall fun – lots of activities in our community

Trivia Pursuit with Todd Moore was so much fun last year that the Arcanum VFW Post is sponsoring the event again on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. They wi...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Preacher’s Point: Why has America changed?

Preacher’s Point: Why has America changed?

Have you ever wondered why America has changed? As an example, going back to my parent’s generation divorce was rare, and sex outside of marriag...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Sweet & Sassy: All roads (with detours) lead to home

Sweet & Sassy: All roads (with detours) lead to home

I know I wrote about it once this year, but when is all this road and bridge work going to stop? It seems like I can’t go anywhere in the county...

September 24th, 2016 |