Family Skate Night at SWES

During the month of February, Southern Wells Elementary students get to roller skate during their physical education class.  Mike Carter, physical education teacher, invites...

A Joyful Noise … 02-25-2017

WHAT A PLEASUREAccording to the bag and rudimentary calculations, the average “Flamin’ Hot” Cheeto puff weighs approximately 1.33 grams.By that measure, then, I’ve thrown...

65th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Ralph A. (Norma V.) Weaver of 7266 N. State Road 1, Ossian, IN 46777, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on...

Patience at naptime yields a good rest

“Okay, it’s time for an afternoon nap. Let’s all settle down and be as quiet as possible,” I told my little ones. “Mom, may we...

How to set boundaries

Do you sometimes feel as though your life is out of control? Do you sometimes feel isolated, helpless, or confused? If so, maybe it’s...

Wells Co. Council on Aging: 2-22-17

Office Hours Monday through Friday are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 2008 Wells on Wheels (WOW) Hours of operation are: Monday through Friday from...

The bulbs should be fine

It’s not unusual for Indiana weather to have trouble deciding what season it is. Recent warm spells have had many gardeners wondering what to...

Senior hopscotch is quite a feat

Beth was playing hopscotch with grandson Blake, 4, when he said, “Ma, when you are 100 you won’t be able to play hopscotch anymore...

Matters of life and death and a comforting soup

Editor’s Note: “Too melancholy,” I said to myself as I did something I rarely do: sent this column back to Gloria for some major...

Random Acts of Kindness – Pass it On!

February 12-18 is “Random Acts of Kindness Week”. Random Acts of Kindness Week started in 1995 by the Random Acts of Kindness Foundation. The...