“The rockets’ red glare, the bombs bursting in air,” or should that be rewritten to mention the bottle rockets, Roman candles, and sparklers?
Despite distributing more than $120,000 to at least 160 Wells County cancer patients since 2011, the Steve Kelly Cancer Relief Foundation may still be one of Wells County’s best kept secrets.
In April of 1983, my wife and I gathered up our 5-year-old daughter and our 3-month-old son and took off on a road trip.
There are few things more disappointing to a newspaper guy than to think he smells a controversy only to come up empty. Hadn’t talked to the mayor for a few weeks. He’d been out of the office for a brief spell and...
As you read this I am already on my way home from my trip to Florida.
Angelkeep has been stumped.
Wells County has spearheaded a number of grassroots initiatives over the years — innovative ideas and programs that frequently put our community in the spotlight.
Humility is a hard-earned lesson.
We all have our favorite of something … ice cream flavor, colors, words, and days.
When I am headed down to sunny Florida to visit my father I don’t announce that I am going on vacation, because nothing could be further from the truth.
When a man has aged enough for his sons to be fathers, then Father’s Day is more of a reflection on fathers of the past.
My Sunday-morning early run turned out to be more difficult that most days thanks to Mother Nature’s abundance of weekend rain.
We were in a restaurant the other day and a man and a woman entered, shepherding six children as they came through the door. There were two older girls and one older boy (14 to 18 years of age) and two younger boys and...
I wonder if, a hundred years from now, someone may read these words and chuckle at how it’s written, the words I use, and even the subject being addressed.
I can’t help myself. I talk loud.
Angelkeep had seen it all.
It has been an exciting week at Northern Wells as you have probably seen on two separate Page 1 accounts in The News-Banner.
Wells County Clerk Yvette Runkle has a fear.
Perhaps it is the warmer weather, or just that it is the month of June.
Google and Levi’s are teaming up to make “smart” clothing — presumably because we don’t have enough gadgets cluttering up our lives.