Funny Things Kids Say: Cherish the closeness of social distancing

Yes, there are silver linings to social distancing and having more time ... much more time ... with family.

Birds’ tweets bother her grandson

Lisa’s grandson Jonathon has hair that just will not stay down. The longer it gets, the more...

A Joyful Noise … Songs of the Season

SONGS OF THE SEASON Joseph Mohr wrote “Silent Night” in 1816 to remind his...

Richard and Lillian Yergler

Richard and Lillian Yergler of 333 Greenbriar Drive in Bluffton will celebrate their 70th anniversary Wednesday.

Donations have blessed Northern Wells Food Pantry, leader says

The Northern Wells Food Pantry has been blessed by support from the community, said Phyllis Blake, the pantry’s chairperson.

More Grandma time on the wish list

Alieta’s granddaughter, Honor, 4, is the middle child of three and sometimes gets lost in the hubbub...

If despair abounds, let us find hope

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

Discovery happens on all levels

Maria, 3, and her grandmother went down to the basement to retrieve a couple jars of tomatoes...

Time to Take a Devotional Break

THE BEST KIND OF FEAR What are you afraid of? Most...

I woke up this morning, and that’s an actual fact

By Billy Kreigh I woke up this morning. Generally, I consider that a definite “positive.” I had a grandpa...