Domestic Violence

Domestic violence can leave many shattered lives in its wake. It not only affects women and men, but children and pets become victims too....

Alcohol-free St. Patrick’s Day

Everyone likes to celebrate at least a little bit on St. Patrick’s Day. But not everyone likes or even wants to drink alcohol on...

A Joyful Noise … PRECIOUS MEMORIES

PRECIOUS MEMORIES More than 10 years ago, niece Rachel opened her “Slurpee Drink Maker” for her birthday. In the grainy picture that captured the momentous moment,...

Veterans affairs head resigns after grants scrutiny

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The leader of Indiana’s veterans’ affairs agency has resigned following reports that he awarded department employees who are veterans grant money...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: AN ETERNAL “WINDOW”

One of the frustrations of service providers in our modern society is their insistence on giving a “window of time” for whatever goods they...

What does your schedule look like?

(Part one of two parts) We have been getting organized. We have been organizing our time. What does your schedule look like? What are your...

“Money Smarts” in 2019

Be smart about money in 2019. Here are 9 ways to get you started on your journey. 1. When you get paid put 10 percent...

I just have to laugh

It doesn’t seem necessary to have to remind people that sometimes “laughing matters;” but in reality, sometimes “laughing does matter.” When does laughing matter...

Bluffton Parks & Rec News & Notes

Destination Recreation Happy Mother’s Day weekend! It’s a busy one for us! Swim lessons registration is happening this morning from 10 a.m. to noon at City...

Animal safety

An animal’s behavior can be a signal that a family needs professional intervention. When an animal is in danger, people need to speak up,...