Books prompt memories

January 3, 2008 New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day are times for reflection upon times past along with hopes for the future.

Appreciate the chaos

December 31, 2007 So many times in life we tend to take the good things for granted. Our family, children, friends, home...the list goes on and on.

Hey, hey, hear this story

December 27, 2007 YouTube never ceases to amaze me. Anyone can post a video on YouTube, and the variety is astounding.

Icy ducks revisited

December 20, 2007 OK, so I missed something in the report about the falling of dozens of frozen ducks at Stuttgart about 3:50 p.m. Nov. 23, 1973, just in time for Thanksgiving dinner that year.

Waste not, want some

December 18, 2007 Christmas just doesn’t seem to be Christmas without an assortment of homemade cookies, and baking cookies isn’t nearly as much fun without some family help.

Are you smarter than…

December 17, 2007 Jeff Foxworthy has a great new show called “Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?” For those of you who haven’t seen it yet, the concept is quite simple.

Case of fowl weather

December 13, 2007 Dozens of frozen ducks fell from the sky during a storm that struck Stuttgart at about 3:50 p.m. Nov. 23, 1973, cementing the town’s claim as “Duck Capital of the World.”