Sunday, September 24, 2017

A digital native points the way for the wary visitor

I have three children. One lives about 10 hours’ drive away, one lives 35 minutes’ drive away, and the other one has boomeranged and...

Trying out this Twitter thing. #ThisIsNuts

Don’t have a Twitter account, nor do I follow anyone on Twitter, but it occurred to me this past week I ought to see...

What (or who) is cooking at KFC?

Colonel Harland Sanders rides again! Wherever he is, Sanders is likely having a little chuckle at recent efforts by his company to digitally re-animate his...

Reminiscing spring ‘fowl pas’

When a human blunders it’s sometimes called a faux pas, thus it seems logical that when a bird errors the appropriate terminology might be...

Impressing my inner child, I rode the rollercoasters

I used my vacation last week to overcome some long-standing fears. My husband and I went with close friends to Holiday World in Santa Claus,...

A 1960s decision brings Warren students to So. Wells

I’m sure that if the people of Huntington County knew then what they know now, they wouldn’t have put their goofy school consolidation plan...

County interest in downtown area is encouraging

A few weeks ago, the Wells County Commissioners reviewed some proposed changes in zoning regulations, one of which dealt with changing language to give...

Employees agree to microchip implant to buy snacks

I swear I’m not making this up: about 50 employees at a Wisconsin technology company called Three Square Market, have agreed to have small...

A snapper’s trek through the wood

Silly, granted, but Angelkeep records the day each spring when the first turtle is spotted, having surfaced from underwater, under the mud, hibernation-like winter...

The big shark has a ‘C’ on it and it’s starting...

Cue the cello music, boys. The big mean monster is swimming in for the kill. The reference, of course, is to “Jaws,” the story about...