Socialize

Facebook
Home » Archives by category » Community (Page 86)

By Linda Emley (Editor’s note: Linda is running this previously published story to set the stage for her upcoming The Rest of the Story.) In Weston, there’s a shop called…

Jo’s Jottings: Getting what you wish for isn’t always what you wanted

By Jo Ellen Dale On Dec. 19, Richmond Kiwanis Club held a regular meeting at the 19th Hole. Speaker for the day was Richmond School Superintendent Dr. Kizzire who gave…

From Pat’s Pantry: Happy New Year

By Pat Mills The New Year is upon us already. But we still have New Year’s Eve parties to attend, so let’s whip up some appetizers and party. Merry Christmas…

Need a boost for the Christmas spirit? Try Ray County in 1965

By Linda Emley The year was 1965 and L.B.J. was our President. The war in Vietnam was heating up when 3,500 U.S. Marines arrived in South Vietnam March 8 and…

My most memorable Christmas not the most politically correct

By Jack Hackley At my Methodist church, our former minister, Kate McClain, asked us during Advent each Sunday to tell our most memorable Christmas story. I told the congregation I…

Kerry Woods touched many, and will continue to through his art

By Linda Emley A couple of years ago, Sean Comer wrote a story for the Richmond News about Kerry Woods. Kerry was the local artist who created posters for the first…

I’m at a real loss when it comes to typing and no better at all on a computer

By Jack Hackley I get letters from all over the United States, and also emails such as this one from Roger Fray: Mr. Hackley, I live in Iowa now, but…

Christmas candy

Christmas is fast approaching and we need to start making our goodies. Here are a few new and old recipes for giving this season. The crunch ball recipe brings back…

In 1833, the sky fell, but life went on

By Linda Emley It was 11 p.m. last Thursday and I was sitting at the museum trying to find a story before my deadline the next morning. It had been…

‘Wonderful Life’ cast, my new friends open door to world of theater

By Linda Emley On Saturday, Dec. 8, I did something I’ve never done before. Please forgive me, but I had never attended a play at the Farris Theatre. My first…