Prevent fires with common sense

December 9, 2004 It's not even cold weather yet (although it's time for it to be), and already the heart-breaking stories are coming in.

From a different angle

December 8, 2004 I'm always telling my staff to go the extra mile and think outside the box by finding a different angle or twist whenever they're doing a story.

Signs of the seasons

December 7, 2004 Growing up, winter was a routine blissful overdose of gifts for me, with my birthday preceding Christmas by exactly two weeks. So many presents, so little time!

From west to east

December 6, 2004 When I decided to move, it seemed like a good idea at the time. But now that I'm in the midst of it all, I wonder "What was I thinking?!!?"

Gone but not forgotten

December 6, 2004 It only took a few minutes talking with his family for me realize that Ethan Moody was truly a "family man." Ethan, 70, lost a long-fought battle with cancer last Tuesday morning.

A man worth knowing

December 2, 2004 Earth has lost another amiable soul to the Great Beyond. Charles Cheatham died Thanksgiving Day at his home in Newburg. He was 83.