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Adopt A Pets

Adopt A Pets

GINGER 202D15: Ginger is a stray that was found in Clare.  Ginger is an adult dog that weighs 40 lbs.  Ginger is a sweet girl that loves attention and to…

Not much difference between Michigan and Alabama

Not much difference  between Michigan and Alabama

The longer I am in Alabama the more I realize life is pretty much the same wherever you live. For those readers that don’t know, I purchased a newspaper in…

Don’t take those wildlife babies home

Don’t take those  wildlife babies home

Jack was mowing Tuesday morning and startled a newborn fawn who was hidden in the bushes at the edge of the river. The little one ran for its life around…

Adopt-A-Pets

MYLEE 051K15: Mylee is a stray kitten that was found and brought into the shelter.  Mylee is around 1 month of age and she may weigh a pound.  Mylee is just…

The time has come for Congressional term limits

The time has come for Congressional term limits

As most of you know, I am not a big fan of Congress. One of the reasons is our representatives typically are older white males that have held their office…

The year of the ‘mouses’

The year of the ‘mouses’

I don’t know why they insist on living with us, but we have been plagued with mice this year, especially in our camper, parked on family property near Roscommon. We’ve…

How to be enriched by remembering

How to be enriched by remembering

Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, was first celebrated on May 30, 1868 on an order from General John Logan.  In 1882, the name was changed to Memorial Day.  Surprisingly,…

Adopt-A-Pets

Adopt-A-Pets

WING NUT 131C15: Wing Nut is a stray that was found on Oakegrove Rd in Harrison.  Wing Nut is an adult cat that weighs 8 lbs.  Wing Nut is a…

Don’t punish my family, asks Bigford

Don’t punish my family, asks Bigford

A COUPLE WEEKS AGO we reported a heinous murder when Lawrence Howard was allegedly gunned down by the grandmother of his children in front of an apartment complex in Mt.…

Making summer memories

Making summer memories

When I picked her up from school today (Wednesday), Alison said everything “looks like summer now.” She was talking about how our three days of rain followed by a bit…