A Stepford Rebel Christmas

Submitted by columnist Dirk Ellingson My friend the Stepford Rebel joked for Christmas he would give me a column....

Christmas Evokes Memories From ’55

Submitted by columnist Sarah Hudson Pierce Christmas evokes many memories because children thrive on make believe, knowing Santa Claus...

Giving Thanks for the Angels In My Life

Contributed by life columnist Sarah Hudson Pierce It was 1957 in South West City, Missouri when the twenty-two-year-old minister...

Apollo 12

Submitted by Life Columnist Dirk Ellingson First pioneers get most of the press.  We all know the names Armstrong,...

Do you remember when?

Submitted by Life Columnist Fannie Moore Have you ever just spent some time reminiscing with someone about things from...

It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up

Submitted by Life Columnist Sarah Hudson Pierce In keeping with the political chaos that captures my attention, I am...

A detour by the candy kitchen

Submitted by columnist Fannie Moore There must be a bright side to every situation, but sometimes it is hard...

An Even Distribution of Weight

Submitted by columnist Dirk Ellingson In Tai Chi Chuan, you constantly shift your weight between your right leg and...

Finding hope at the polls

The skin behind my ears was burning.  I put some tissue paper behind the cutting elastic holding my mask...

It’s not what we own but what ends up owning us

Submitted by columnist Sarah Hudson Pierce According to syndicated columnist Cal Thomas, "a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll...