Opinion

Friday, March 22, 2019

In 1911, May 8 was designated as International Women's Day and in 1978, Congress declared the month of March as Women's History Month. Growing up, every month was women's history ...

Friday, March 22, 2019
By Jim Hughes, Daily Gems  

Luke 22:31-32 'Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to have all of you, to sift you like wheat. But I have pleaded in prayer for you, Simon, that your faith should not fail. So when you ...

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
By Gloria Yoder  

How about tackling a day in the kitchen, making fry pies? When my sister-in-law, Virginia, first mentioned the thought, it really seemed to be an excellent idea, yet to myself, I ...

Friday, March 15, 2019

Cities and counties make their own laws all the time. What makes cities and counties in this case unqualified to determine what their constituents want and how to best address it? ...

Thursday, March 14, 2019
By your Hy-Vee registered dietitian  

It's National Nutrition Month. And yes, we're talking about steak. Why? Because learning about beef can help you make smarter choices in the grocery store and in the kitchen. ...

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019
By Curt Swarm  

Mayhem struck the Empty Nest Farm. I was a little late doing the morning chores. It wasn't until 11:00 or so before I got out to feed Blossom and take care of the hens. Before I ...

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
By Gloria Yoder  

I know it sounds lazy, but if I could, I'd just press a button and have a whole batch, yes a whole batch with five loaves of fresh steaming bread right now, straight from the oven. ...

Friday, March 08, 2019

For over a century, International Women's Day, on March 8, has stood as a reminder to people in every country to fight for equality between men and women. ...

Friday, March 08, 2019
By Pastor Dave Forrester, Trenton Missionary Church  

'At dawn Jesus appeared again in the temple courts, where all the people gathered around him, and He sat down to teach them. (John 8:1-2).' ...

Wednesday, March 06, 2019
By Curt Swarm  

On Fridays they bowl, at 1 p.m. No napping for them! They are part of the 55-plus League at Champion Bowl in Ottumwa. There are 60-plus members of the over-55 league. Teams are ...

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