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Airman graduates

Airman graduates

U.S. Air Force Airman Conner J. Price-Hamm graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in…

Farwell custodian reads to 1st graders

Farwell custodian reads to 1st graders

Bill Hammond has been a custodian for Farwell Area Schools for 13 years and takes his job as educator very seriously. Every person who works in a school building has…

Faces in the Crowd: Jan Brandon

Faces in the Crowd:  Jan Brandon

By Gene Bodnar Correspondent Andy Coulson, an acquaintance of mine in the Clare County Historical Society, sent me an e-mail recommending that I interview Jan Brandon, a lady who spent…

Adopt-A-Pet

Adopt-A-Pet

This handsome Tabby cat, #164C18 is available for immediate adoption after being surrendered by his owner. He is a little shy, but after some extra attention he will warm up! This fella…

Gravel roads poor

Dear Editor, I want to thank whoever wrote the article about the gravel road conditions. They are so accurate about the road conditions that I am sure everyone that lives…

You’ve got it backwards…

Dear Editor, As to the letters to the editor, about the Colonville island. First, I would like to say that your mention of the 45 degree angle parking. The parking…

Colonville parking an abuse of power

Dear Editor, What a gross and abusive use of power, and the taxpayer’s money in front of the Colonville Country Store. Eighteen “No Parking” signs, nine on each side of…

Life’s lessons summed up in 200 words

Life’s lessons summed up in 200 words

The following is taken from an article in the Wall Street Journal that quotes Supreme Court Justice John Roberts in an address he gave to a 9th grade commencement class…

May I walk with you? Hear Ye! Hear Ye!

May I walk with you?  Hear Ye!  Hear Ye!

Welcome to the new year!  Parish management asked me to use this article to announce a couple of events that are happening at St. Cecilia Church in the new year. …

It’s over… Santa is on vacation!

It’s over… Santa is on vacation!

I hope he went somewhere sunny…I would like to join him, but Jack’s current “projects” to upgrade the house (before we old folks sell and downsize) need those funds this…