Elise Schneider reads 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Elise Schneider, pictured holding her prize book “Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!,” completed the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program at the Wells...

Taking a day to make pies

What an eventful day! Mom invited my two sister-in-laws and myself to her house for the day. Plans were to bake pies and do...

Zanesville News 02-05-2018

Happenings in Zanesville this week: Wednesday Night Live and Women’s Study will be starting up again at the Zanesville United Methodist Church on Wayne Street...

Norwell Winter Band to hold Community Night March 15

Norwell Winter Band Programs hold a Community Night at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 15, in the Norwell High School gymnasium. Groups performing will include Norwell...

Gloria does the mashed potato

Hi to all of you. How I would love meeting you all in person. Amazing how one can “get to know” people without actually...

Let me tell you about our recent trip to Ohio.

On Friday morning at 3:00 the driver of a Journey Tour bus started making its rounds picking up four families including our little tribe...

A Joyful Noise … PRECIOUS MEMORIES

PRECIOUS MEMORIES More than 10 years ago, niece Rachel opened her “Slurpee Drink Maker” for her birthday. In the grainy picture that captured the momentous moment,...

Funny things kids say: Over the years, one step at a time

Having been writing this column for 30 years now — I know because I started a few months before the birth of our youngest...

A Joyful Noise … DYING TO LIVE

DYING TO LIVE “Bluffton today is bearing a heavy burden of grief.” Friday, 108 years ago, two cars on the Fort Wayne & Wabash Valley traction...

Funny Things Kids Say: Little boy has undercover surprise

The mother of Lucas, 3, overheard him ask his buddy, Marlin, also age 3, “What size underwear do you wear?” Marlin replied, “Paw Patrol!”...