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Winter just goes on … and on

Winter just goes on … and on

Once again, our all too brief flirt with spring temperatures is over. The cold weather is back again and with it, much higher heating and electric bills, according to many…

Adopt A Pet

Adopt A Pet

#119C17 is Callie, a spayed tortie and white. She weighs11 lbs, and is available for immediate adoption for $30. From certain angles, her bands of black and orange coloring form…

Building Setback Ordinance and what it means

Building Setback Ordinance and what it means

The Grant Township Board under advice from our Building Inspector moved to proceed with creation of a setback ordinance. Everyone should know by now that Grant Township does not have…

Proud to be a Pioneer

Proud to be a Pioneer

Disclaimer: I’m NOT a perfect parent…but I am a growing parent and I’ve learned a great deal from my kids over the last 17 ½ years. Slowly, I’m becoming the…

It’s warm, no it’s cold, no it’s warming up again

It’s warm, no it’s cold, no it’s warming up again

Seems like I am always talking about the weather this time of year. Every week it is different. Last week’s title was ‘Baby, it’s cold outside.’ This week? Who knows?…

Don’t tell me I’m getting old

Don’t tell me I’m getting old

Sometimes writing this column can be a real chore. I just put the finishing touches on my latest rant- this about the government shut down, when I learned late Monday,…

Adopt A Pet

Adopt A Pet

Does this girl look familiar? Say hi to Lilly, cat #153C17. Lilly was returned to the shelter and is now available for immediate adoption. Lilly is a very nice girl,…

No hate, just acts of kindness

No hate, just acts of kindness

Like many of us considered the “older generation”, Martin Luther King had a profound effect on my thought processes. While the Black Panther party and other activists were creating havoc…

Baby it’s cold outside

Baby it’s cold outside

Mid January now and winter seems to have settled in for the duration, complete with slippery roads, snow flurries and temperatures down in the teens. A bright spot on Tuesday…

School Board Appreciation Month

School Board Appreciation Month

I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself.  I am David O’Bryant and I am the new Superintendent of Farwell Area Schools.  I started the job on November…