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Saga of red ants and wedding bands

Saga of red ants and wedding bands

Mike Wilcox Editor/Publisher I was looking forward to a great weekend, but first I had to perform a Saturday morning ritual which was pulling weeds. I was about two hours…

Better follow-thru a start to ending mass killings

Better follow-thru a start to ending mass killings

Mike Wilcox Editor/Publisher Very few people follow through on what they say they are going to do, therefore it is a society of unfulfilled promises. Parents don’t discipline their children.…

Expired drugs aren’t really expired

Expired drugs aren’t really expired

Mike Wilcox Editor/Publisher In my line of work, one does a lot of reading. I came across an article last week that nearly blew my mind. The premise of the…

Living in a dog’s world isn’t all bad

Living in a dog’s world isn’t all bad

Mike Wilcox Editor/Publisher Instead of controlling my pets, they control me. I live in a dog’s world and I really don’t seem to mind it. My day starts at 4…

Weekly newspaper not important? Think again

Weekly newspaper not important? Think again

Mike Wilcox Editor/Publisher I came across this column from Ambrosia Nelson, GM at Leader Publications in Niles, Michigan, and was thinking of writing a similar piece, but darn, she expressed…

Yikes, a snake in the house

Yikes, a snake in the house

Mike Wilcox Editor/Publisher I’ve experienced many critters inside my house- frogs, toads, and lizards in which I’ve had to bare hand at one time or the other and send them…

My week from hell is finally over…

My week from hell is finally over…

Mike Wilcox Editor/Publisher If it could go wrong it did go wrong. That was the summary of this past week for me. At the top of the list was the…

War With Iran? Not Yet.

War With Iran? Not Yet.

Mike Wilcox Editor/Publisher I’m not sure many of us realized, but we almost went to war last week. According to news reports, President Trump called it off in the final…

A tale of two brothers

A tale of two brothers

Mike Wilcox Editor/Publisher I went to the eye doctor yesterday. I don’t know if it’s another sign of getting old or simply an exercise to keep peace with the wife…

My father, my hero

My father, my hero

Mike Wilcox Editor/Publisher (I wrote this a year ago but wanted to share it again. Heck I might share this column over and over for years to come. The man…

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