Saturday, November 17, 2018

June is a great time for gardening

There are plenty of activities to keep a gardener busy during June. Here a few tips from Purdue Consumer Extension Horticulturist Rosie Lerner. HOME (Houseplants...

A Joyful Noise …KEVIN IN HEAVEN AND MEMORIES

KEVIN IN HEAVEN AND MEMORIES Meet Kevin. Like many Christians, he read about Heaven, sang about Heaven, and dreamed about Heaven. Then he died. The following imagines his...

Houtz reunion gathers five generations, 90 people at Timber Ridge

Descendants of Ida Blanche and William Henry Houtz gathered for a reunion Aug. 19, but it wasn’t your normal run-of-the-mill family get together. Chuck Anderson,...

Pumpkin Dunkin at Bluffton Middle School pool Tuesday, Oct. 16

Swim in a pool of pumpkins before you decide which one to take home. The event will be held at the Bluffton Middle School...

Hillard and Ruth Weikel to celebrate 70th anniversary

Hillard (Ray) and Ruth (DeVaux) Weikel, formally of Ossian, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary Nov. 20, 2018.  They were married Nov. 20,...

Funny things kid say: Stop! Listen! Children say funny things

Kyler, 4, saw a stop sign and said to his mother, “I didn’t know they had stop signs in heaven.” His mother, Courtney, said,...

Blooming out of sequence is cool!

What is that crabapple doing reblooming in October and November? Actually, it might be more correct to think of it as jumping the gun...

Getting Christmas cactus to rebloom

Q. I would like to know, how do you get Christmas cactus to bloom? - O.S., Floyds Knobs, Indiana A. A little extra care will...

Creative Happenings: 02-19-2018

Events at the Creative Arts Council of Wells County, 211 Water St. in Bluffton. 260-824-5222. www.wellscocreativearts.com creativeartscouncil@gmail.com Twitter: @CACWells Facebook: Creative Arts Council of Wells County. Balentine Gallery hours—Monday...

Funny things kids say: Each day abounds with treasure

Salma was listening to her mother telling her little sister, Florentina, that she was “my little treasure.” Then Salma looked at her mother, Faiza,...