Socialize

Facebook
Home » Archives by category » Community (Page 65)

Reenactor to discuss his mishap and launch 2014 promotion of Battle of Albany event

By Linda Emley On Thursday, Jan. 16, The Ray County Historical Society is hosting its annual board meeting. It will be a carry in dinner at the Eagleton Center that…

Impress guests

Impress guests and family with this special yet simple meal. This chicken dinner takes little time to prepare, but looks and taste like you’ve been cooking all day. – Pat…

Jason Offutt: Birthday parties now full-contact warfare

By Jason Offutt The Boy was awake at 6 a.m. on a school day. That wasn’t like him. Although the Girl’s 7-year-old brain won’t let her sleep past 5:30 a.m.,…

Governor’s AG conference Jan. 16-18 in KC

The Missouri Governor’s Conference on Agriculture will be held in Kansas City Jan. 16-18 at the Westin Crown Center. The conference, the 44th in a series, is themed “Generations of…

Jack Remembers: Why waste money on Hamid Karzai when the 8th Cavalry can do the job?

By Jack Hackley Every once in a while I read something in the paper that sets me on my ear. This time, it was an article in The Kansas City…

Letter: Salvation Army thanks Ray County residents for holiday generosity

To the Editor: We would like to thank you for your support of The Salvation Army of Ray County 2013 Seasonal campaign program. This Christmas, $14,996 was raised by bell…

Letter: News article on locker-room attacks overstepped limits of good taste

To the Editor: This is about your article on the front page of Jan. 2 (“H-C Locker room case back in court Jan. 8”). The most explicit language begins with…

Cut to the Chase: The truth about small rural places

By Julie Hurst When our family gathers, it is for three reasons: 1) a birthday, 2) a holiday or 3) a meal. It can be any combination of 1 or…

Postcards: Orval Hixon, the photographer, walked these halls before me

By Linda Emley I recently went to visit a friend who wasn’t feeling very good. We laughed a lot and I think we were both feeling better after our visit.…

Guest Opinion: Coal not the forward-thinking choice

By Juli Viel So the scuttle is that the Environmental Protection Agency wants to raise your electric rates. That’s what the Association for Missouri Electric Cooperatives and the National Rural…