Articles by Karyn Spory
Managing Editor, Washington & Mt. Pleasant

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Friday, June 21, 2019

I have had Taylor Swift's new song, 'You Need to Calm Down' dancing around in my head since it debuted last week. ...

Friday, May 24, 2019

Imagine standing in line next to a woman who is very clearly expecting. She shifts her weight from one foot to another, absent-mindedly rubs her hand across her growing stomach. ...

Friday, May 03, 2019

Nothing of consequence happened in Mrs. Carlson's fourth-grade classroom on April 20, 1999. It was simply just an ordinary day. The morning bell rang, we opened our textbooks and ...

Friday, March 29, 2019

I look over to my shoes, a pair of hiking boots no longer in pristine condition and a pair of 'Robin Hood' boots, scuffed up and hidden under a fine layer of dirt and dust sitting ...

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Subscribers to the Mt. Pleasant News will see their Wednesday paper a day later due to dangerously cold temperatures. ...

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Thursday, January 03, 2019

The holidays are officially over as crews in Mt. Pleasant begin to take down the decorations from Central Park.

Friday, December 07, 2018

I dabbed at my eyes as I hung up the phone. The quiet hum of my apartment was quickly replaced with the melancholy vocals of Karen Carpenter's 'Merry Christmas, Darling.' It would ...

Friday, November 23, 2018

WAYLAND - Ron and Wendy Scarff stood at the door into the WACO High School cafeteria, greeting guests. 'Happy Thanksgiving. Welcome. Come on in,' Ron would say, shanking hands ...

Friday, November 23, 2018

Lisa Oetken stands just outside the kitchen area at the First United Methodist Church in Mt. Pleasant, gazing out into the cafeteria where table after table is filled with family ...

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