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Halloween not just for kids, but the young at heart

Editor’s note: This letter from Florence Williams covers a subject of interest to many readers and is accompanied by photos taken by Gene Edson (Photos of many entries appear in…

‘Obamacare’ signups, assistance continue despite online problems

By Toniann Richards HCC Executive Director Glitches, malfunctions and error messages are just a few adjectives that describe HealthCare.gov, which launched Oct. 1. Fallout from the site has stifled many…

Jack Remembers: Reader glad to see kind words about VFW’s Jim Rippy

By Jack Hackley I receive a lot of letters and e-mails, and would like to share a couple of them with you: Jack, I look forward to reading your column…

Remembering Ike Skelton: Moment of silence meets with tears in Congress

By Emanuel Cleaver 5th District Congressman How do you say goodbye to someone you love like a big brother? I know we have all lost loved ones. We have all…

AG grants: Adding value to farm income; 4-H, FFA community service projects

The Missouri Department of Agriculture announced the Missouri Agricultural and Small Business Development Authority is now accepting applications for grants to assist farmers with business planning expenses for projects that…

Missouri Crop Progress Report: Recent wet weather delays harvest in Ray County, throughout Missouri

Agricultural Summary Rains limited harvest progress across the state.  There were 3.2 days suitable for fieldwork. Topsoil moisture supply was 4 percent very short, 20 percent short, 66 percent adequate,…

Postcards: Veteran James ‘Daddy James’ Davis was also our unofficial mayor

By Linda Emley On Monday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m., The Ray County Veterans will be hosting a Veterans Day Ceremony at the Ray County Courthouse and I plan on…

Jason: Eat all 72 oz. and the Caesar salad’s on us

By Jason Offutt The menu at Texas Land and Cattle Restaurant in Arlington, Texas, is as you’d expect. It offers ribeye, filet mignon, smoked sirloin, bacon-wrapped sirloin, steak soup, and…

Pat’s Pantry: From the Pumpkin Patch

By Pat Mills Everywhere you look there are pumpkins. There are decorating pumpkins and eating pumpkins, and any recipe that has pumpkin in it is going to be in my…

Postcards: The adventurous life of David Kell, part 2

By Linda Emley Last week, I told the story about David Kell’s trip to California in 1865. Several people asked to hear some of the adventures he recorded in his…