1,000 BOOKS BEFORE KINDERGARTEN

Several children recently completed the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program at the Wells County Public Library by...

Random thoughts ramble on a day in mid-January

If I had it in my power, every person teaching these last two years in the throes...

Constructor of the trees

Kathy Gehrett, and her magical crochet hook, created all but one of the colorful holiday trees that...

Zanesville News: 01-10-2022

This morning is the first Wednesday of the month and the wind is howling fiercely outside. At...

Funny Things Kids Say: Songs, sneezes, stickers, smiles …

Anne’s two youngest demanded that she sing the “Sino” song to them. They insisted that it was...

As 2022 begins, here’s some resolutions to keep

It has become a kind of tired truism that just about no one keeps their resolutions going...

A few last-minute Christmas stories as the New Year starts

Sydney loves the creative way their children sang Christmas carols at their house: “We miss you oh...

Zanesville News: 01-03-2022

This is my last column I will write in 2021. It seems that two years of our...

A much, much too common name

At year’s end it is customary to list resolutions for the New Year.  Having made many such...

Rotarians donate to local food bank

The Rotary Club of Bluffton recently donated $11,500 to the Wells County Food Bank. Pictured from left...