My 11-year-old daughter has decided that she is too old to trick-or-treat.
Henry Ford offered his first automobiles in any color, as long as it was black.
I attended the special Bluffton School Board meeting on October 20, 2014, which was requested by Mr. Wayne Barker.
Fall weekends like we experienced a few days ago remind me each October why living in the Midwest is so rewarding.
It was a few years ago, and I sat in on a tabletop emergency preparedness exercise.
As if the melancholy of fall — the changing leaves and harvested fields — were not enough, Oct. 25 rolls around and you realize that Christmas is only two months away.
Scientists with nothing but time on their hands have released a study which seems to clearly show that people born during winter months tend to be more irritable.
It all began back in May of 1991 when the National Mole Day Foundation was established.
We have other commitments on November 4th and wanted to make sure to get our vote in so we voted early.
Almost every day at work, I look at the numbers and wonder: “What if?”
With elections quickly approaching, we recognize that we have a duty to elect individuals into positions of leadership that will support and encourage conservative and Christian values.
Let me first state that I do not have a dog in this fight but in my many years of elected service I do not recall an elected board member being so ridiculed and berated in a public meeting as was reported at the...
An open letter to Mr. Wayne Barker:
After reading the News-Banner coverage of the last (BHMSD) school board meeting, I was surprised and very disappointed by the behavior of our superintendent, Mr. Wayne Barker, and some members of our school board.
It was about four years ago that local entrepreneur Randy Harnish shared a story about an orphan his artillery unit in Vietnam had adopted in the late 1960s. “Little Lou” showed up at the unit one day, so weak from...
I have never been a fan of raking leaves. In fact, I’d go so far as to say it is the most pointless activity of all outdoor activities.
Never go to a nursery or garden center and ask for honeysuckle.
Our area schools have been busy this fall season celebrating annual homecoming traditions.
Although I understood the point and the concept, there was not much appreciation for the medium.