Saturday, September 23, 2017

A penny saved is a person helped

Devastation, loss, destruction. Thousands of people have been left without homes recently after Hurricanes in Texas and Florida. Our hearts go out to those...

Gloria’s mixing it up

We like convenience and easy meals in the kitchen as much as anyone else. So why not try homemade premixed foods? With most Amish...

First Baptist Church to celebrate 175th anniversary Oct. 16

By JOE SMEKENS Once upon a time . . . .  some 175 years ago, the city of Bluffton was a mere village of 200...

A mom’s blissful birthday, locked in the bathroom

By MIMI GREENWOOD KNIGHT --- After 10 years of motherhood, Mimi Greenwood Knight’s taste in birthday presents from her husband had changed. Instead of the usual gifts...

Psi Iota Xi selling Flower Punch Cards

Members of Bluffton Psi Iota Xi are selling Flower Punch cards, sponsored by Posy Pot Florist in Bluffton. Cost is $30 for a card...

A good work is in progress

When the twins were young, Samantha was taller and Caitlin didn’t like it. Cait was saying, “I don’t want to be short. I want...

Teen Dating

At what age should teens be allowed to date? What is the definition of dating? Who decides if a teen can date? Where should...

Ready to play a game

Cast members of Norwell High School’s play, “Game of Tiaras” gather on stage for rehearsal Wednesday. The two-act tragicomedy will be performed at 7...

50th wedding anniversary: June 3, 2017

Kevin and Cheryl Crist will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 2 to 6 p.m. at...

Lending a hand and sharing a meal

Dustin Isch of Boy Scout Troop 140 completes Eagle Scout project at Ouabache State Park. Dustin Isch of Boy Scout Troop 140 chose Ouabache State Park to...