A Joyful Noise … Another Chance

ANOTHER CHANCE One year ago Wednesday, COVID-19 attacked. A 35-year-old man...

If despair abounds, let us find hope

Dr. Elisabeth Hager reassures us to have hope; especially in challenging times. And these are definitely challenging...

Children, memories roll along

This story provided a momentary scare — but now it makes me smile every time I think...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: Do the Next Thing

DO THE NEXT THING For those hoping that simply by turning over a new...

WCPL lists its top 2020 checkouts

Library has released its lists of the ...

Does history repeat itself? Here’s some examples

2021 is only a few days old, yet looming on the horizon are serious issues that, as...

Causes for rejoicing as 2020 exits and 2021 enters

Compiled by Anna Spalding “Rejoice” is a word echoed often during this Christmas season...

‘Small Steps for a Healthy 2021’ virtual series begins Jan. 5

The Purdue Extension Health and Human Services educators in Area XI will present a virtual series on “Small Steps for a Healthy...

Gingerbread contest winners

Winning entries in the Bluffton Parks and Recreation Gingerbread House contest were, top to bottom, Ella Ford’s creation in the 9-and-under...

Meet the ‘Here’s the Thing’ writers, again — plus a new one

By Anna Spalding On Aug. 28, 2019, “Here’s the Thing” first appeared. It has...