At this time of year if someone mentions “doctoring” up, it would be logical to think they meant for the flu. Images of aspirin bottles, cough syrup bottles and boxes of tissues may come to mi…

I may have a new title – crazy cat lady. At least if the neighbors would have seen me a few weeks back I’m sure they would have unanimously anointed me with it.

Last week I noted that I was remaining as the Tri-County Sunday editor. Anyone who saw the article in this past week’s Jeffersonian-Democrat newspaper will know that I am also the editor of th…

As I was cleaning out the office for the newly named Courier Express editor, David Sullens, I found myself sometimes struggling to determine what to keep, what to pass on to others and what to…

This week our offerings of food columns includes one with a recipe for pancakes. What better comfort food as the cold winds blow and the temperatures go below freezing.

For three days the kitchen counter and I ended up covered in flour. With Christmas a few days away I was baking up a storm to provide my brothers and their families with frosted sugar cookie c…

This week has been busy and my mind is a whirlwind, as I look back at the past week and ahead at the week to come.

Yesterday I had the honor of attending the Veterans Day Program at the Veterans of Foreign Wars 813 James J. Patterson Post in DuBois. This was a joint program between the VFW, the American Le…

I’ve mentioned before about the creampuff cat we’ve named Muffin. Well, he’s finally gotten a little older, and he’s not the runt of the litter anymore. He’s now a healthy size and if he has a…

Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. The reasons have changed throughout the years but the fall harvest, the beautiful mums, football, and at one time the beginning of school, were al…

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