Pete Dinger started to work at our family dairy farm in Brookville the year I was born, 1944. He was 12 years old and came from a large family. They needed help.

I am looking for information on the families of William Hawthorn and George McKee both of whom lived in Jefferson County In the late 1800s. Specifically interesting is William Thompson McKee, born in 1852, and Mary Ann Hawthorn, born in 1853, died 1919. Please send information to: Carol Dono…

Greetings from Stellenbosch where we are on day five of a 21-day national lock down. It seems surreal that many around the world share in the same experience. But, this is the world in which we now live.

This letter is in response to Ms. Pat Leech’s letter to the editor published on Thursday, March 19, in the Jefferson Democrat titled “Wanted: A 100 Percent Republican State Representative for District 66."

Greetings from Stellenbosch! We just returned from discussing COVID-19 with the EM community. The world has changed overnight. We don't want to live in fear because as believers, we have a hope that is sure. But, at the same time, we want to be wise in the way that we live, contributing to t…

We lost our golden retriever, Marley, recently. We took him to Jefferson Animal Clinic in Brookville and Doctor Ovidiu Trofin, DVM, took care of him. 

The Toys for Angels Committee would like to thank all of the individuals, churches, organizations and businesses that were involved in the 2019 Christmas assistance programs. The community provided gifts of clothing, shoes, boots, toys and treats for 134 children. The Salvation Army's Bundle…

This has been an unusual morning. First of all, it's raining quite heavily which is wonderful, except when you have a flat tire. Marcie called me from Caleb's school to let me know and to ask for assistance. Fortunately for me, Byron, the pastor of our church, arrived to drop off his childre…